Springboard - Health of the Public 2040 Awards

Springboard - Health of the Public 2040 Awards support health social sciences and medical humanities researchers to launch independent careers. The scheme is a collaboration between the Academy of Medical Sciences (AMS) and Wellcome.

Scheme at a glance

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Career stage:

Early, Intermediate

Where your host organisation is based:


Level of funding:

Up to £50,000, with research assistance and expenses

Duration of funding:

Two years

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.


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If you have a question, contact the Academy of Medical Sciences:

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