[URBANTH-L]FUNDING: The Newton International Fellowship

Angela Jancius jancius3022 at comcast.net
Fri Oct 31 13:28:32 EDT 2008

The Newton International Fellowship

Are you at the beginning of your research career - with the potential to be 
Is your research in the natural or social sciences, engineering or 
Do you want to build and maintain links with leading researchers in the UK?

Then apply now for a Newton International Fellowship.

The Newton International Fellowship scheme will select the very best early 
stage post-doctoral researchers from all over the world, and offer support 
for two years at UK research institutions.

The long-term aim of the scheme is to build a global pool of research 
leaders and encourage long-term international collaboration with the UK.

The Fellowships cover the broad range of natural and social sciences, 
engineering and the humanities.

They provide grants of £24,000 per annum to cover subsistence and £8,000 to 
cover research expenses, plus a one-off relocation allowance of £2,000.

As part of the scheme, all Newton Fellows who remain in research will be 
granted a 10 year follow-up funding package worth £6,000 per annum.

For more detailed information on the Newton International Fellowships please 
visit the fellowship website:

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