Application deadlines

MRC clinical research training fellowships

Closing date 15 Jan 2014
Short listing June 2014
Interviews 9-10 July 2014
Take up dates August 2014 - January 2015

Call opens 29 July 2014
Closing date 6 September 2014
Short listing February 2015
Interviews 11-12 March 2015
Take up notes April - September 2015 

Joint funding may be available with

  • Alzheimer's Society
  • Asthma UK
  • British Association of Dermatologists/British Skin Foundation
  • British Infection Association
  • British Lung Foundation/Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Fund
  • Chronic Granulomatous Disorder Society
  • Cystic Fibrosis Trust
  • Fight for Sight
  • Kidney Research UK
  • MND/Lady Edith Wolfson Fellowships
  • Novo Nordisk UK Diabetes Research Foundation (NNUKDRF)
  • Ulverscroft Vision Research Group
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Pancreatic Cancer UK
  • Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynocologists
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists/Novartis
  • Royal College of Radiologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)
  • Stroke Association
  • Sparks
  • Prostate Cancer UK
  • Target Ovarian Cancer
  • Welsh Assembly

Wellcome clinical research training fellowships

Closing date 7 February 2014
Interviews 25-27 June 2014
Take up dates within one year of the award

Two further expected rounds in 2014 with:

Closing date 7 July 2014
Interviews 13–14 November 2014
Take up dates  within one year of the award

Closing date 22  September 2014
Interviews 3–4 February 2015
Take up dates within one year of the award

Closing date 9 February 2015
Interviews 24–26 June 2015
Take up dates  within one year of the award

NIHR Training Fellowships

Closing date 21 January 2014
Short listing Confirmed May/June 2014
Interviews June 2014
Take up dates 1 September 2014 – 1 January 2015

Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Closing Date 8 November 2013
Committee Date 11 February 2014
Board of Trustees 15 March 2014
Closing Date 4 July 2014
Committee Date October 2014
Board of Trustees November 2014

British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Training Fellowships

There are no closing dates.  They ask for applications to be submitted when ready and a decision will be reached by the Fellowship committee (4 meetings annually) after considering their external peer review reports.

Arthritis UK

Advertised October 2013
Closing date expected closing date of January 2014
Interviews June 2014

Kidney Research UK Clinical Training Fellowships 2014

Advertised August 2013
Closing date 23 November 2013
Shortlisting End February 2014
Interviews End March 2014
Funding decisions April 2014

Diabetes UK Clinical Training Fellowships 2012

The Sir George Alberti Research Training Fellowship has an annual deadline of 31 October.

Wellbeing of Women

Advertised Summer 2014
Closing date Expected closing date of September 2014

Action Medical Research (for children for life)

Closing date 29 August 2013 by 5pm (outline) 23 October 2013 by 5pm (final)