Asthma UK 2019 Career Development Awards - call is now open for applications!
Asthma UK’s career development awards aim to attract and retain talented postdoctoral scientists in asthma research and to provide outstanding candidates with the opportunity to develop an independent research career and progress towards higher level appointments. Applicants should have at least 3 years postdoctoral research experience and should be associated with an established sponsor, preferably within a multidisciplinary research group. Successful applicants will be expected to demonstrate a successful track record in research and a desire to maintain a long-term career in asthma.
The awards will offer up to £250,000 and will be available for up to three years full-time or five years part-time.
Applications will be accepted via Asthma UK's online research management system, CC Grant Tracker. To register for an account with CC Grant Tracker or sign into your existing account, please visit funding.asthma.org.uk.
For further information about these awards and if you would like to be kept informed about future funding opportunities, please contact the Research Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Key Dates for the Asthma UK 2019 Career Development Awards round:
16 January 2019: Career Development Awards open for applications via our online research management system
1pm, Tuesday 26 March 2019: Deadline for completed applications
April - June 2019: Peer and lay review process
June 2019: Shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview
8-9 July 2019: Asthma UK's Research Review Panel meeting and interviews
End of July 2019: Applicants notified of the funding outcome
Earliest Start date: 1 October 2019
If you have any questions about this grant round, please contact the research team at email@example.com.
Guidance for applicants
Before starting an application, researchers who are interested in applying for funding should carefully read the following documentation:
- 2019 Career Development Awards - Guidance notes for applicants
- 2019 Career Development Awards - Frequently Asked Questions
- 2019 Career Development Awards - Terms and Conditions (Draft)
- Asthma UK's 2016-2021 Research Strategy
Applications should be made via Asthma UK's online research management system.
The deadline for applications is 1pm on Tuesday 26 March 2019.
If you have any questions about our grants round, please contact the research team: firstname.lastname@example.org / 0207 786 4946