The Wellcome Trust is seeking proposals for its Investigator Awards in Science to enable independent researchers with a compelling research vision to tackle the most important questions in science.


Benefits
Investigator Awards provide flexible funding of up to around £3 million. Awards can last up to 7 years.
The support includes:
  • staff
  • materials and consumables
  • animals
  • equipment
  • access charges
  • overheads
  • travel and subsistence
  • overseas allowances
  • fieldwork expenses
  • inflation allowance
  • open access charges
  • clinical research costs
  • international recruitment supplement
Funding and Duration Information
  • Investigator Awards provide flexible funding of up to around £3 million.
  • Awards can last up to 7 years.
Eligibility Criteria
  • You must be based at an eligible host organisation in the UK, Republic of Ireland or a low- or middle-income country apart from India or mainland China.
  • You can apply for an Investigator Award if you’re an independent researcher with a compelling research vision who wants to tackle the most important questions in your field.
  • These awards are also open to joint applications from two researchers whose complementary expertise is essential to deliver their shared vision.
  • You should have a permanent, open-ended or long-term rolling contract, or the guarantee of one. Your salary must be paid by your host organisation.
For more information, visit Wellcome Trust.
Name of the Organisation
Wellcome Trust
Location
India
Grant Amount
Pound 3 M
Closing date of Proposal
Tuesday, 10 November, 2020
RFP Email
https://wellcome.ac.uk/grant-funding/schemes/investigator-awards-science
RFP URL
https://wellcome.ac.uk/grant-funding/schemes/investigator-awards-science
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