2017 RCBC Wales Fellowships
RCBC (Research Building Capacity Collaboration) Wales is pleased to announce funding for up to three First into Research (FiR) Fellowships and four Postdoctoral fellowships.
Applications should demonstrate a commitment to the themes and priorities of Health and Care Research Wales (HCRW) and the University in which the study will be based in supporting and developing excellent research which has a positive impact on the health, wellbeing and prosperity of the people in Wales.
Deadline: 13 February 2017 - Eligibility check forms; 20th March 2017 - Full proposal submission.
Further information: http://www.rcbcwales.org.uk/funding-opportunities/
Wellcome Engagement Fellowships
Engagement Fellowships are open to a wide range of people, including:
- professional science communicators
- academics exploring health and wellbeing (eg, biomedical or social scientists and medical historians)
- clinicians or healthcare professionals
- professionals working in the arts and creative industries.
You can apply for an Engagement Fellowship if you have at least three years' experience of engaging the public with ideas around health and wellbeing.
Deadline: 10 February 2017
Sêr Cymru II
Early Career Fellowships and ‘Rising Star’ scheme
The Sêr Cymru II programme is a suite of schemes part funded by the European Commission through the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) COFUND scheme or the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO) under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The programme will support up more than 150 new posts to work with stellar researchers in universities in Wales.
The programme is part of the Chief Scientific Adviser for Wales, Professor Julie Williams’ strategy to increase research capacity in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine) related subjects. The programme is also open to researchers working in relevant areas of applied social science.
The programme is designed to attract the highest calibre candidates to work in excellent research groups in Welsh universities.
Deadline: 1 March 2017 (universities may have an earlier deadline for internal approvals).
PRIME Centre Wales website features listings of regularly updated funding opportunities of interest:
Collaboration enquiries are welcomed at: firstname.lastname@example.org