UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships

UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships

This cross-UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) scheme will support early career researchers and innovators with outstanding potential in universities, UK registered businesses, and other research and user environments including research councils' institutes and laboratories. The FLF scheme welcomes applications from both UK and international applicants and individuals should use the person specification to assess and justify their suitability for the scheme.
The objectives of the scheme are:
•    to develop, retain, attract and sustain research and innovation talent in the UK 
•    to foster new research and innovation career paths including those at the academic/business and interdisciplinary boundaries, and facilitate movement of people between sectors
•    to provide sustained funding and resources for the best early career researchers and innovators
•    to provide long-term, flexible funding to tackle difficult and novel challenges, and support adventurous, ambitious programmes.

Call documents and guidelines are available on the UKRI webpage

The School will not support applications during the First and Second round.

Call for Applicants for 2019-20 Competition

The scheme has not opened yet for the 2019-20 competition.  Please check back for updated details.

Past Calls

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