Details of independent postdoctoral fellowships - page
is slightly under development but the links are as exhaustive as I can
These people keep good links:
Below is Nick's list of fellowship providers
Some are advertised on
EPSRC PhD Prizes - it's like a 1-year extension to your PhD. Imperial does
these as well.
The Big British funding councils:
note especially this one on informatics
Junior Research Fellowships Imperial - deadline ~Oct time. 20 Fellowships.
Seems like one of the best providers of independent fellowships.
Leverhulme - requires the school to come in for
half the costs. Imperial might do this
James Macdonnell - Complex Systems - July - only
if you're still a PhD candidate
Chapman Fellowships in Mathematics Imperial - need to google
it when advertised nearer the time - deadline Nov-Jan
Human frontiers science programme - international exchange required.
Numerous fellowship programmes including international, Wellcome-MIT
Marie Curie fellowships - international exchange required.
Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 - deadline Feb time
EMBO - Euro Mol Bio
L’Oréal National Fellowships - Enabling women at
the doctorate level to pursue scientific research in their home country. Go
then click “For Women in Science” for the UK site.
British Heart Foundation Fellows:
Foulkes Foundation: Medical Research
Royal Academy for Engineering
Newton - for people coming into the UK
Santa fe insitute in
new mexico has independent fellowships in complex
Royal Society - more senior
For the US: http://www.lsrf.org/pages/geninfo.htm
If you want to go to Japan or come from it:
If you've had a career break or might face discontinuities/ require