Tuesday 2 May 2017
Call for applications opens
Tuesday 15 August 2017
Monday 4 - Thursday 7 September 2017
Panel meets and appoints the Fellows
Thursday 14 September 2017
Applications are invited from PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers in their first post based at a UK University. Candidates must be using UK Data Service data in their research.
All completed application forms must include the following fields:
Written Statement (Maximum 2000 words): Please provide a written statement in which you clearly indicate how you meet the above criteria.
Host institution Statement of Support (Maximum 500 words): This should be written by an academic/professional services colleague in a senior leadership/management role or the applicant’s PhD supervisor and based on first-hand working experiences.
Brief biography (Maximum 1000 words): All applications must include a brief recent CV.
Applications must be supported by a statement of support from either the candidate’s PhD supervisor or if in a post-doctoral role, line manager from their host institution, detailing the candidate’s suitability for the Fellowship and how they meet the criteria, their ability to meet the terms and conditions of the programme and achievements to date.
A completed application form, supporting evidence and statement of support should be submitted. Any enquiries, please contact Dr Victoria Moody, Director of Impact and Communications.
Applications will be assessed by a selection panel and awards will be made according to how closely applicants demonstrate that they meet the award criteria.