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MRC Career Development Award

  Wednesday, 20 Apr 2022 | Funding Deadline

Apply for funding to support your move to independent investigator in a medical research field. Your research can focus on any area of MRC’s remit to improve human health. There’s no limit on the amount of funding you can apply for.

The aim of this scheme is to support talented researchers who have gained a higher research degree to:

  • lead their own research plans
  • establish their own research team
  • make the transition to independent investigator.

You must be able to:

  • explain why a fellowship is the best way to support your long-term career goals and chosen career path to become an independent investigator in a medical research field
  • describe how a fellowship would help you to move to the next level in your career through a step-change in your current role.

Deadline for proposals: 20 April 2022
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