Early Career Fellowships

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Below are some opportunities for you to explore:

 

Funder

Scheme

Duration

 

Eligibility

 

Funder Deadline

Suggested EoI Deadline

 

 

 

Postdoctoral Fellowships

 3 years

See person specification

Early May

End of  September

End of December

 

Not required

Early Career Fellowships

 5 years

See person specification

Early May

End of  September

End of December

January

May

September

Independent Research Fellowships

 5 years

 

July

January 

 

Discovery Fellowships

 3 years

<5 years post PhD

 May

 

Not required

 

David Philips Fellowships

 5 years

>3 years post PhD

May

January

 

*Early Career Fellowships

 3 years

<4 years post PhD

 February 

Not required

 


 

University Research Fellowships

 5 years

3-8 years post PhD

September

 

May

Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowships

 5 years

<6 years post PhD

Needs for flexible support

November

May

Flair Fellowships      May

Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships

 4 years

<4 years post PhD

 April

October

Not required

Sir Henry Dale Fellowships

 5 years

Early Independent Researcher

April

August

November

January

May

May

Research Career Re-entry Fellowships

 4 years

After a career break of two or more years

April

October

January

May

 

 

*Ramsay memorial Fellowships

 2 years

 

 November

Not required

 

Daphne Jackson fellowships

 2 years

After a career break of two or more years

No Deadlines

3-4 months before you plan to apply


 

European Research Council Starting grant

 5 years

2-7 years post PhD

October

May

H2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie     September  
Research Fellowships  3 years <3 years post PhD  February Not required but there is an internal selection process

Other Schemes

Newton International Fellowships

 2 years

 

 March

 

 

September

 

 

 

Not required but there is an internal selection process

Canon Foundation Research Fellowships

Not required

Parkinson's UK senior Fellowships

3 years <3 years post PhD  

 

   

CRUK Career Development Fellowships

August 

 

 
Alzheimer's Research UK    

January

July

 
Oxford colleges

Junior Research Fellow

   

 

 
Glasstone Fellowships     October Not required

* These fellowships only provide only 50% of the salary. You would need to discuss with your potential supervisor how to fund the remaining 50%.

 At present the Department does not support applications to the UKRI Future Leader Fellowships.

Career re-entry fellowships :

Funder Scheme Duration Eligibility
Daphne Jackson  BHF-Daphne Jackson Fellowships 2 years After a career break of two or more years
Wellcome Research career re-entry fellowship Research Career Re-entry Fellowships 4 years After a career break of two or more years
British Heart foundation Career re-entry research fellowship 4 years After a career break of two or more years