The NIHR Advanced Fellowship from the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) supports UK-based postdoctoral health researchers with a PhD and hasn’t yet been awarded a Chair. The NIHR is partnering with Moorfields Eye Charity, MS Society, Rosetrees Trust and Pfizer to offer co-funded Advanced Fellowships as part of Round 10.
To be eligible:
- Proposed host must be an English (or a participating devolved nation HEI), NHS body, social care organisation or other provider of health and/or care services.
- Applicants must hold a relevant PhD or MD, or have submitted their thesis for examination at the time of application. Applicants must have been awarded their PhD or MD by the time they attend interview.
- Individuals must not already hold a Chair at the point of application.
- For clinical applicants only: completion of relevant pre-registration training.
The award provides 2-5 years of salary funding.
The application closes on July 6, 2023.