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Wellcome Trust Funding Roadshow

Tuesday 4 September 13:00 until 16:00
Jubilee
Speaker: Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Trust will be visiting The University of Sussex on the afternoon of Tuesday 4 September 2018 to talk about their current research strategies and the funding opportunities available to researchers at all career stages.

The Wellcome Trust is an independent global charitable foundation offering a wide variety of funding schemes to support individual researchers and teams, from Fellowships and small-scale projects up to major strategic initiatives. Their portfolio covers a wide range of subjects from biomedical sciences to the humanities and social sciences, ethics, history of medicine and public engagement.

Come along to learn more about their strategic priorities for the next five years, as well as learning about individual schemes they offer, and receive advice on the application process.

There is something for everyone, at all career stages. All welcome.

Please register to attend sessions via Eventbrite.

Programme

Wellcome Trust Overview
13:00 – 14:00
Jubilee Large Lecture Theatre

This session will cover the background, strategy and priority areas for Wellcome as well as providing an outline of their funding.

Early Career Researcher (Science)
14:10 – 15:10
Jubilee Large Lecture Theatre

This session will cover Wellcome fellowships appropriate to ECRs and how to apply for these schemes.

Mid-Senior Researcher (Science)
14:10 – 15:10
Jubilee 144 Lecture Theatre

This session will cover Wellcome funding appropriate to those in the later stages of their independent career and how to apply for these schemes.

Humanities and Social Science
14:10 – 15:10
Jubilee 115

This session will cover Wellcome funding in humanities and social science and how to apply for these schemes.

Innovation Funding & Translational Research
15:10 – 15:55 
Jubilee Large Lecture Theatre

Public Engagement
15:10 – 15:55
Jubilee 144 Lecture Theatre

 Register here

 


Posted on behalf of: Research and Enterprise Services
Further information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wellcome-trust-funding-roadshow-tickets-45230835647
Last updated: Tuesday, 17 April 2018

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