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
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
Low-income, lower-middle-income and upper-middle-income countries, as defined by the World Bank.
- Rest of the world
You're not a clinically qualified researcher.
- Public health
This scheme has now closed.
30 June 2016
28 February, 1 and 2 March 2017
Successful applicants notified
If you have any questions, please contact the Howard Hughes Medical Institute