Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships open for application
22 February 2013
This scheme is for newly qualified postdocs with a burning biomedical research question to investigate. It provides a chance to begin an independent research career and work in some of the best labs in the UK and overseas.
These awards support the most promising newly qualified postdoctoral researchers by providing £250 000 over four years to cover their salary, research costs, travel and subsistence.
Preliminary applications must be received by 20 May 2013, and full applications by 26 July 2013. Candidates should have no more than 12 months' postdoctoral experience by July 2013.
For further information on the application process and a taste of what it's like to be a Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow, watch a video featuring some of the current Fellows. Find the video and details on how to apply on the scheme page.