TableĀ 1

International comparison of submission deadlines

CountryFunding agencyFunding schemeAnnual submissions (month)
AustraliaNational Health and Medical Research Council, NHMRCProject grantOne (March)
CanadaCanadian Institute of Health Research, CIHROpen suite of programmesTwo (March, September)
UKEngineering and Physical Science Research Council, EPSRCStandard grantContinuously open
UKMedical Research Council, MRCResearch grantThree (January, May, September)
USANational Institutes of Health, NIHRO1 research grantThree (February, June, October)
USANational Science Foundation, NSFProgramme grantContinuously open