RNID: is a national charity supporting the 12 million people in the UK who are deaf, have hearing loss or tinnitus. RNID aims to end the discrimination faced by communities, help people hear better now and fund world-class research to restore hearing and silence tinnitus.

RNID: is the only UK charity dedicated to funding hearing research.

Its mission is to speed up the discovery and development of treatments for hearing loss and tinnitus. Through a range of funding schemes, RNID: supports fundamental and translational hearing research at academic institutions and SMEs worldwide. Via its Hearing Therapeutics Initiative, RNID: supports emerging therapeutic projects by connecting them to infrastructure and expertise, and creates partnerships across the hearing research and biotech ecosystem.