NIHR, Research and Innovation for Global Health Transformation (RIGHT) Call 6

Published on Friday 16th September 2022

Funding call

The call will support targeted research to prevent, treat and manage multiple long-term conditions in low and middle income countries.


The NIHR is seeking applications to RIGHT call 6 for programmes of applied health research that focus on the development and evaluation of interventions and strategies for improved management of multiple long-term conditions.


This funding opportunity is open to lead applicants from UK or LMIC institutions. Please refer to the Guidance for Applicants for further details about applicant eligibility and other documents in the Supporting Information sidebar for full details about this funding call.


RIGHT typically awards funding of £1-5 million (maximum of £5 million) for research projects with a duration of 3-5 years.


Applicants should submit their RIGHT Call 6 Stage 1 application via the Research Management System (RMS)The call will close at 13:00 UK time on Wednesday 14 December 2022.


Please note all new users need to be validated to access applications which takes up to 48 hours upon registration. The deadline for RMS registrations is 30 November 2022.


Proposal and Partnership Development Awards

Applicants can apply for a Proposal and Partnership Development Award (PPDA) in conjunction with their RIGHT 6 Stage 1 application.


PPDAs were established to support partnership development and the preparation of a RIGHT Stage 2 application providing funding of up to £10,000. Applicants that are successful at RIGHT Stage 1 and invited to submit a RIGHT Stage 2 application are eligible to receive a PPDA.


Please refer to the PPDA Call 6 Remit and Guidance for Applicants for more information.

PPDA 6 opened on 07 September and will close at 13:00 UK time on Wednesday 14 December 2022.


Applicant webinar

Two webinars for applicants to RIGHT 6 will be held to provide information about the call, remit, and eligibility. Both webinars will take place on Tuesday 11 October 2022. The morning session will be held from 10:00-12:00, and the afternoon session from 14:00-16:00. Register now if you would like to attend.


A recording of the webinar will be available on the NIHR YouTube channel. A copy of the slides will be available after the webinar by contacting the Global Health team at


Submission Deadline: 14 December 2022

Webpage: Research and Innovation for Global Health Transformation – Call 6 (

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