Stapledon Memorial Trust Travelling Fellowship

Stapledon Memorial Trust Travelling Fellowship

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Stapledon Memorial Trust Travelling Fellowships - six weeks to apply!

Applications are invited for SMT Travelling fellwoships, which are aimed at younger or mid-career scientists looking to travel overseas to develop their studies, or for overseas applicants wishing to study in the UK. 

The closing date for applicaiton for 2018 study is 31 OCTOBER 2018

The Fellowship Award is normally sufficient to cover working visits of 1-6 months;  the work carried out should be challenging but achievable in the timeframe, and it should aim to enhance the applicant's career development. 

The award may not be used to support PhD studies or attendance at conferences, although the study periodmay be timed to coincide with a conference. 

For more details see the flier here

The Trust also offers its Innovation Felllowship, which is ideal for trade specialists wishing to epxlore a topic in more depth, and a vacation bursary for undergraduates. Awards for the Innovation Fellowship are considered quarterly, with applications invited by the end of November, February, May and August each year.

For more details about these other awards, see the website


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