Overview: Wellcome Trust Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship
General Program name Wellcome Trust Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship
Funds for Postdoctoral fellowships
Funding agency Wellcome Trust
Scope International
Fields of science Human and animal health
Duration 4 years
Program web site http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/Funding/Biomedical-science/Funding-schemes/Fellowships/International-fellowships/WTX054661.htm
Number of calls per year 2
Eligibility EU-Life institution Babraham
Applicant's Level of Experience (years after PhD) Must be in the final year of PhD studies or be an early-career researcher with some initial postdoctoral experience.
Applicant's Nationality EEA national, or non-EU but PhD carried out in UK or Ireland or spent 3 years carrying out research in UK or Ireland
Other Important Requirements n/a
Funding type & amounts Fellowship (net salary, exempt of national taxes) £300,000
Working contract (gross salary) A basic salary to be determined by host institution plus a fellowship supplement
Other allowances Materials and consumables; animals; travel and overseas subsistence; support to attend scientific meetings; small items of equipment, e.g. laptop; and fieldwork and data collection
Next deadline April 17, 2019, 5 p.m.
Past submissions outcomes
Year Available fellowships Success rates
2019 n/a n/a