This call is for the July 2018 round of the Investigator Awards in Science, which offer flexible funding support to researchers at all career stages working on important questions of relevance to their scientific remit.
24 Jul 2018
Flexible funding of up to around £3,000,000 (three million pounds). Awards can last for up to seven years, if appropriate.
If you’re from outside the European Economic Area, you're guaranteed an endorsement of a Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa application.
OTHER KEY DATES
September 2018: Shortlisting
27–29 November 2018: Interviews
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Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).
Credit: Investigator Awards in Science (July 2018 round)