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In-Practice Fellowship (IPF) Round 18

The In-Practice Fellowship provides pre-doctoral academic training for health and care professionals in primary care who have outstanding potential as a researcher and/or educationalist.

  • Closes: 03 April 2024

NIHR Challenge - Maternity Inequalities

The first ever NIHR Challenge funding call, backed by £50 million, will focus on finding new ways to tackle maternity disparities.

  • Potential advert date: 13 March 2024

Pre-doctoral Fellowship Round 6

These Fellowships are designed to support people advance a career in health and social care research methodology.

  • Closes: 14 March 2024

Pre-Application Support Fund - Round 2

The Pre-Application Support Fund provides extra support to those who need it, to enhance their chances of making a successful application to an NIHR career development scheme in the future.

  • Closes: 27 March 2024

NIHR Global Advanced Fellowships - Round 1

The NIHR Global Advanced Fellowship aims to create a sustainable career pathway for postdoctoral global health researchers to become research leaders.

  • Potential advert date: 16 April 2024

NIHR Development and Skills Enhancement Award (DSE)

The DSE award is a post-doctoral level funding opportunity aimed at supporting early to mid-career researchers in gaining specific skills and experience to underpin the next phase of their research career.

  • Closes: 29 March 2024