Wellcome Trust is offering mid-career fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. This scheme helps mid-career researchers from low- and middle-income countries establish independent research programmes in those countries.
The scheme aims to support research that will improve public health and tropical medicine at a local, national and global level.
Deadline: February 13, 2017
Location: London, UK
– A basic salary (determined by your host organisation)
– Personal removal expenses
– Research expenses, directly related to your proposal
Course Level: An Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Duration: 5 years
Students can apply for an Intermediate Fellowship in Public Health and Tropical Medicine if they:
-Are a national of a low- or middle-income country
-Have a PhD or a degree in medicine and are qualified to enter higher specialist training
-Have three to six years postdoctoral experience.
-If they don’t have a PhD or degree in medicine, Welcome Trust may still consider them if they have a first or Master’s degree and can show substantial research experience.
Students must also:
-Have a strong track record in your area of research and show the potential to become a scientific leader
-Have sponsorship from an eligible host organisation in a low- or middle-income country
-Have a research proposal that is within the public health and tropical medicine remit.
How to Apply:
Stages of application:
– Submit preliminary application
– Submit full application
– External peer review
More Info: Official Link/Website
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