Starter Grants for Clinical Lecturers
This scheme provides small grants to enable clinical lecturers to pursue their research work, gather preliminary data and strengthen their applications for longer-term fellowships and funding.
The scheme is administered by the Academy of Medical Sciences and is a collaboration between the Wellcome Trust, the British Heart Foundation, Arthritis Research UK, the Medical Research Council, the Royal College of Physicians and Diabetes UK.
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.
You're a clinically qualified medic, vet, dentist or psychologist.
- Public health
If you have any questions, please contact the Academy of Medical Sciences:
- +44 (0)20 3141 3238
The Academy of Medical Sciences considers applications twice a year.
The next round will open in January 2017.
March each year
June each year