Scheme deadlines

The list below shows our funding scheme deadlines and other key dates.

The list only includes funding schemes that have published application deadlines. It doesn't include schemes that you can apply to at any time. If a scheme has more than one deadline a year, the list only shows the next deadline. See all our funding schemes.

SchemePreliminary applicationFull applicationInterviews / decision
Senior Research Fellowshipsn/a27 Feb 202014–16 Jul 2020
Investigator Awards in Sciencen/a27 Feb 202014–16 Jul 2020
Research Development Awards in Humanities, Social Science and Bioethics3 Mar 2020Jan 2021 (date tbc)Apr 2021
International Exchange Programmes in Humanities, Social Science and Bioethics3 Mar 2020Nov 2020 (date tbc)Mar 2021
Snakebite Grants15 Mar 202010 Jun 2020Sep 2020
Doctoral Studentshipsn/a16 Mar 2020May 2020
Research Resources Awards in Humanities and Social Sciencen/a1 Apr 2020May 2020
Research Enrichment - Open Researchn/a8 Apr 2020Jun 2020
Research Enrichment - Public Engagementn/a8 Apr 2020Jun 2020
Research Enrichment - Diversity and Inclusionn/a8 Apr 2020Jun 2020
International Master's Fellowshipsn/a14 Apr 2020Jun 2020
Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships15 Apr 202023 Jun 202011–13 Nov 2020
Research Career Re-entry Fellowships15 Apr 202023 Jun 202011–13 Nov 2020
Secondment Fellowshipsn/a16 Apr 2020Jul 2020
Learned Society Curation Awardsn/a20 Apr 2020Jun 2020
Collaborative Awards in Science21 Apr 202016 Jul 20201–3 Dec 2020
International Training Fellowships30 Apr 20209 Jul 202024–25 Nov 2020
International Intermediate Fellowships30 Apr 20209 Jul 202024–25 Nov 2020
Sir Henry Dale Fellowships12 May 202016 Jul 202025–27 Nov 2020
Research Career Development Fellowships12 May 202016 Jul 202025–27 Nov 2020
Research Fellowships for Health Professionals30 Jun 202010 Sep 2020Jan 2021
University Awards in Humanities and Social Science30 Jun 202010 Sep 2020Jan 2021
Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social Science30 Jun 202010 Sep 2020Jan 2021
Clinical Research Career Development Fellowshipsn/a5 Aug 20208–9 Dec 2020