Welcome to Mental Health Research UK.   

We are the first UK charity dedicated to raising funds for research into mental illnesses, their causes and cures.


Mental Health Research UK pledges to give at least 95% of all donations received to research.

Mental Health Research UK's sole purpose is to ensure people with mental illnesses have the best chance in life. Transforming lives, funding research into the causes of mental illnesses to make a long-term difference.


All our work begins with you.

Donate directly into our CAF Bank Account either lump sum or monthly

What Research are you funding and how do we apply ?

The PhD Scholarships we are currently funding

Are you a researcher looking for funding? Can we help?

Our 2022 PhD Scholarship Competition will open soon

MD (Res) awards we are currently funding

Take part in an event or fundraise in your own way
Women's Race

Need ideas for fundraising?  Want to know what to do next, download our 

Fundraising Guide.pdf. 


What challenge could you set yourself to make a long term difference to those affected by mental health issues


We have three Campaigns, 1000 Supporters, COVID-19 and Brighten Up on World Mental Health Day

Latest News

We are seeking to establish a new Scientific Committee of clinical and non-clinical academics to advise us and help us with our work. Are you interested in joining us?
Fundraise for our new campaign for research into psychological trauma
arising from the COVID-19 pandemic: 
Donate here

For further information, or to pledge support, please contact us by sending an email to trustees@mhruk.org 


Mental Health Research UK is linked with The Schizophrenia Research Fund

Mental Health Research UK is a registered charity - England No. 1125538

© Mental Health Research UK 2020

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