Research funding for postdoctoral fellows

Research funding opportunities for postdoctoral and clinical fellows, including fellowships, research grants, travel grants, awards and more. Because having your own research funding is the first step toward academic independence.

To recognize the accomplishments and hard work of postdocs around the world on Postdoc Appreciation Week, we have created a new data category to highlight the benefits associated with each funding opportunity. Because we believe that postdocs are major contributors to scientific progress and should be compensated accordingly.

Warren Alpert Foundation

The Warren Alpert Distinguished Scholar Awards (neuroscience USA)

Funding type: Fellowship, Research Grant

Application due: November 1, 2022

American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)

Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art (worldwide)

Funding type: Fellowship

Benefits: Travel benefits

Application due: October 26, 2022

American Mathematical Society

AMS Congressional Fellowship (USA mathematicians)

Funding type: Fellowship

Application due: February 1, 2023

European Hematology Association (EHA)

EHA Junior Research Grant (Europe-based hematologists)

Funding type: Fellowship, Research Grant

Application due: December 15, 2022

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

International Fellowships (postdoc in USA for women)

Funding type: Fellowship

Application due: November 15, 2022

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (American women scholars)

Funding type: Fellowship

Application due: November 1, 2022

Autism Science Foundation

2023 PreDoc/Post Doc Fellowship (autism worldwide)

Funding type: Fellowship, Scholarship

Application due: December 9, 2022

Australian Academy of Science

JSPS Fellowship 2023 (Australian postdocs in Japan)

Funding type: Fellowship

Application due: December 12, 2022

National Psoriasis Foundation

Early Career Research Grants (psoriasis worldwide)

Funding type: Fellowship, Research Grant

Application due: January 15, 2023