• must be resident in the UK at the time of application;
  • should have held an established post in a UK institution of higher education, or in a museum, art gallery or comparable institution for at least three years;
  • may not be registered for a degree, for doctoral studies, or for professional or vocational qualifications.

Applications will be considered in all subject areas with the following exceptions: both because of the substantial funding available from other sources for applied medical research, and the Trust’s priority to support investigations of a fundamental nature, we do not fund 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.

Application information

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