This page contains information about current Fellowship opportunities from the following funders: Wellcome Trust, UK Research Councils (MRC, BBSRC, EPSRC) and Charities/Other (incl. Cancer Research UK) relevant to researchers at the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). We have a dedicated page for NIHR Fellowship calls.
If you would like assistance in searching for a potential funder or support with your application please email: Grants.Advice@gosh.nhs.uk.
Flexible funding support to researchers at all career stages working on important questions of relevance to the Wellcome Trust remit
- Investigator Awards in Science Deadline: 27 November 2017; 12 March 2018
- Investigator Awards in Humanities and Social Sciences Deadline: 9 January 2018
Basic biomedical fellowships:
- Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships Deadline: 16 October 2017
- Sir Henry Dale Fellowships Deadline: 20 November 2017
- Senior Research Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Science Deadline: 27 November 2017; 12 March 2018
- Career Re-entry Fellowships Deadline: 16 October 2017
- Research Training Fellowships Currently closed
- Senior Research Fellowships in Clinical Science Deadline: 27 November 2017; 12 March 2017
Humanities and Social Science Research Fellowships:
- Research Fellowships Deadline: 11 January 2018
- Research Awards for Health Professionals Deadline: 11 January 2018
- Principal Research Fellowships. Applicants can express an interest in this award at any time
Visit The Wellcome Trust's Fellowship web page to view all opportunities available.
MRC Senior Fellowship in hearing Research Deadline: 16 January 2018
Senior Non-Clinical Fellowship Deadlines: 25 April 2018; 20 September 2018; 25 April 2019
Career Development Awards Deadlines: 25 April 2018; 20 September 2018; 25 April 2019
New Investigator Research Grants
Clinician Scientist Fellowship Deadlines: 10 January 2018; 5 April 2018; 6 September 2018; 10 January 2019; 3 April 2019
Clinical Research Training Fellowship Deadline: 10 January 2018; 5 April 2018; 6 September 2018; 10 January 2019; 3 April 2019
Senior Clinical Fellowship Deadlines: 5 April 2018; 3 April 2019
MRC Jointly Funded Fellowships Submission procedure and deadlines are the same as The Clinical Research Training Fellowship scheme (above).
The MRC jointly funded fellowships provide opportunities for additional clinical research training fellowships through collaborations with Royal Colleges and Charity funders, details of these funders can be found on the MRC website.
For further guidance, and to view all opportunities a visit the MRC website.
- Future leader Fellowship Deadline: Currently closed
- David Philips Fellowship Deadline: Currently closed
- Enterprise Fellowships Deadline: 1 November 2017
- New Investigator Scheme Deadline: 4 October 2017
- Returners to Research Fellowship Apply at any time
EPSRC Fellowships Applications can be submitted at any time and will be processed on a rolling basis. Fellowship applications will be prioritised twice a year in approximately January / February and July, at our standard-grant panel meetings.
British Infection Association Deadlines: Research Fellowship 31 March 2018
Pathological Society / Jean Shanks Research Training Fellowship Deadline: 1 October 2017
Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Deadline: 2 October 2017
Diabetes UK Sir George Alberti Research Training Fellowship Deadline: 31 October 2017
Diabetes UK RD Lawrence Fellowship Deadline: 31 October 2017
IBAS Foundation Fellowships CHF 25,000 available over 12 months Deadline: 15 January 2018
Daphne Jackson Trust for those returning to research after a break of 2 or more years. Deadline: Applications welcome at any time
Arthritis Research UK
- Senior Research Fellowship Deadline: 27 September 2017
National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research
- David Sainsbury Fellowship Deadline: Currently closed
- Training Fellowships Deadline: Currently closed
Cancer Research UK
Advanced Clinical Scientist Fellowship Deadline: 21 November 2017
Clinical Scientist Fellowship Deadline: 21 November 2017
Career Development Fellowship Deadline: Currently closed
Senior Cancer Research Fellowship Deadline: Currently closed
Clinical Trial Fellowship Award Deadline: 17 October 2017
Population Research Postdoctoral Fellowship Deadline: 22 November 2017
British Heart Foundation
The BHF have no set deadlines and accept applications at any time of the year