Bringing science and development together through news and analysis

Newton Advanced Fellowship - Call for applications from

The Academy of Medical Sciences is pleased to announce a new round of the Newton Advanced Fellowship is now open.

The Academy is seeking applications from researchers in China, Brazil, Mexico and South Africa. The Academy of Medical Sciences, in partnership with the Royal Society and the British Academy, offers these Newton Advanced Fellowships to support early to mid-career international researchers from Newton Fund partner countries, who are looking for an opportunity to develop the research strengths and capabilities of their research group, through collaborations and reciprocal visits with a partner in the UK.

The fellowship provides:
· Up to £37,000 tax free each year for up three years
· Up to £15,000 for research support
· Travel and subsistence of up to £12,000

These fellowships are available through the UK Government Newton Fund, which builds scientific and innovation partnerships with partner countries to support their economic development and social welfare, and to develop their research and innovation capacity for long-term sustainable growth.

More information on this call, eligibility and how to apply can be found here

More information