Offering up to £50,000 over three to twenty-four 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. Applications are considered in all subject areas with the exception of research that is of direct relevance to studies of disease, illness and disabilities in humans and animals, or research that is intended to inform clinical practice or the development of medical applications. Awards are not limited to those holding appointments in higher education.
The maximum value of a Fellowship is £50,000. 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 2015 and 1 May 2016.
Eligibility and application information
Please read the following before submitting an application.
"Voices from the Cuban Revolution". Professor Elizabeth Dore, University of Southampton, was supported by a 3 month Research Fellowship in 2008.