Wellcome Foundation Research Fellowships, UK 2016 is open for . The scholarship allows level programm(s) in the field of taught at . The deadline of the scholarship is .
Wellcome Foundation Research Fellowships, UK 2016
Wellcome Foundation is pleased to offer Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science to study in the UK. Fellowships are open from applicants from the UK, Republic of Ireland or low- or middle-income countries who want to explore areas of health but do not hold established academic posts. Wellcome is a global charitable foundation, both politically and financially independent. They support scientists and researchers take on big problems, fuel imaginations, and spark debate.
Fellowships are available for pursuing a research programme.
Fellowships are awarded in Humanities and Social Science.
A Research Fellowship is for up to three years, or applicants can hold it part-time over a longer period. Support includes
A basic salary (determined by their host organisation)
During their fellowship, they can apply for public engagement funds to involve the public in their research and inspire learning.
Applicants can apply for a Research Fellowships if applicants are
A postdoctoral researcher who wants to carry out an extended period of enquiry on their own project
Not in a tenured or long-term established post (including a rolling contract)
Based (or plan to be based) in the UK, Republic of Ireland or a low- or middle-income country.
In most cases, applicants should have been awarded a Ph.D. before they apply.
Applicants from UK, Republic of Ireland or low- or middle-income countries are eligible to apply for these fellowships.