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Last call for 2019 Ramsay Fellowship Applications

Sir William Ramsay

24 Oct 2018

Do you know a postdoctoral chemist with an innovative research idea? Are they in the early stages of their career? If that could be you, keep reading.

Applications to the Ramsay Fellowship have been open since August and are due to close in less than a month. Only three of these prestigious awards are given out each year, so if you would like the chance to be awarded this career boosting opportunity, you need to act now!

Fellowships are granted to postdoctoral chemists, so that they may initiate a programme of original and independent research. Fellowships are usually tenable at a university or other place of academic research within the United Kingdom.

A Fellowship is co-sponsored, the Trust will contribute 50% of the Fellow’s total salary costs up to a maximum of £17,500 per annum, with the balance of all other costs to be paid by the co-sponsor. In addition, a grant of up to £1,000 per annum may be requested by the Fellow for research expenses which can be shown to be essential to the research work being undertaken.

All applications must be completed using the application form, which must be supported by three references and submitted to awards@soci.org.

SCI will not chase for references it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that these are returned on time.

The deadline for applications is 15 November 2018.

For more information & enquiries, please visit the links or contact us at awards@soci.org.

Link to the application form can be found below.

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