The next round will open in November 2017.
Applications must be completed by the responsible academic in the UK host institution. As part of the application process both the proposed visiting professor and the UK host institution must give approval by the closing date. The Trust will report results to applicants within five to six months of the closing date.
Guidance for applicants
Before beginning an application, please read the essential guidance for applicants, which provides full details of the aims and eligibility of the Visiting Professorships scheme:
Application help notes
When completing the online application form, please refer to the application help notes:
Application system login
To make an application, please access the Leverhulme Trust Grant Application System:
**From 1 April 2017 applicants and grant holders from Oxford and Cambridge should select the University from the drop down list of institutions and enter their department/faculty/division in the Department field in the address section. Faculties and Departments will no longer be separate institutions.
Feedback on applications
Unfortunately, due to the large number of applications for this scheme, it is not possible to provide feedback to individual applicants regarding unsuccessful applications.