Funding Call: Newton International Fellowships

Published at: 12 February 2018

The Newton International Fellowships enable researchers to work for two years at a UK institution with the aim of fostering long-term international collaborations.

With the generous support through the Newton Fund, The British Academy, in partnership with the Academy of Medical Sciences and the Royal Society, is inviting applications from postdoctoral researchers at an early stage of their career working outside the UK with an exciting opportunity to work at a UK research institution for two years to foster long-term relations between Newton International Fellows and the UK research base.
Newton International Fellowships last for two years. Funding consists of £24,000 per annum for subsistence costs, and up to £8,000 per annum research expenses, as well as a one-off payment of up to £2,000 for relocation expenses. Awards include a contribution to the overheads incurred, at a rate of 50% of the total award to the visiting researcher.

Closing date: 27 March 2018

Results: September 2018

Applications must be submitted via the Royal Society's electronic grant application system Flexi-Grant® accessible at: and applications will be considered by the cross-Academy selection panel.

All projects must commence between 1 October 2018 and 31 March 2019

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