This scheme is currently closed to applications. The next round opens in September 2018.
Offering up to £55,000 over 3 to 24 months for experienced researchers to conduct a programme of research in any discipline.
Research Fellowships are open to experienced researchers, particularly those who are or have been prevented by routine duties from completing a programme of original research. Awards are not limited to those holding appointments in higher education.
The maximum value of a Fellowship is £55,000. The awards provide research expenses over and above normal living costs and/or provide a contribution towards reasonable replacement costs or loss of earnings.
Please ensure that applications do not include any ineligible costs.
Fellowships are tenable for between 3 and 24 months, and the current round of awards must commence between 1 June 2018 and 1 May 2019.
Eligibility and application information
Please read the following before submitting an application.