International Research Scholars Programme
This scheme supports early-career scientists who have trained in the UK or US and want to establish independent research programmes in a country outside of the G7.
Scheme at a glance
This scheme is now closed
Eligibility and suitability
What we offer
How to apply
You’re starting your career in postdoctoral research.
You’re consolidating your research career. You lead on research projects and are establishing a research team.
- Republic of Ireland
- Low- and middle-income countries
See a list of low- and middle-income countries, as defined by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
- Rest of the world
You're not a clinically qualified researcher.
- Public health
If you have a question, contact the Howard Hughes Medical Institute: