Royal Society Wolfson Fellowships UK

Scholarship

Royal Society Wolfson Fellowships UK will provide long-term support to UK Universities and research institutions in making strategic research appointments. The aim of the program is to strengthen research in the UK’s best University departments and Research Institutions in fields considered to be strategically important by the institution. The programme will provide funding in all fields of the natural sciences. The Vice-Chancellor, Institute Director or their representative (Pro-Vice Chancellor of Research or Departmental Head) will be required to state why the proposed field of research is a strategic priority for the institution or department. A grant of up to GBP 250,000 can be requested under this fellowship.

Important Dates

Eligibility

  • Be exceptional researchers at the peak of their career as well as those established researchers whose career is on a steep upward trajectory
  • Be nominated by the Vice-Chancellor or Institute Director (or their representative) from the proposed host institution
  • Be nominated researchers currently holding a permanent post (funded by the host institution and can include partial funding of salary from an external grant) 
  • Have received a firm offer to take effect from the start of the appointment

How to Apply

  • Be exceptional researchers at the peak of their career as well as those established researchers whose career is on a steep upward trajectory
  • Be nominated by the Vice-Chancellor or Institute Director (or their representative) from the proposed host institution
  • Be nominated researchers currently holding a permanent post (funded by the host institution and can include partial funding of salary from an external grant) 
  • Have received a firm offer to take effect from the start of the appointment

Last Date

The last date for application is

Contact Details

For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link.

https://royalsociety.org/grants-schemes-awards/grants/royal-society-wolfson-fellowship/

6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

Email : seniorfellowships@royalsociety.org


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