Mid Career Fellowships

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Mid Career Fellowships


To provide funds to support travel to a laboratory, to enable the applicant to advance an on-going programme or facilitate a collaboration which may lead to new programmes of work. The fellowships are not intended to support attendance at a meeting.

Applicants for all BACR Awards should send their applications and related documentation by email to the BACR Secretariat: 


Applicants can expect to hear the outcome within a month of the closing date.


Up to a maximum of £3,000. All receipts must be returned along with a written report that may be published in the Association's newsletter.


Available to members of at least 15 years continuous BACR membershp. Members may apply to the BACR for a second award (either travel award or fellowship) but this must be at least 3 years following the initial award.

Deadline & checklist

30th June 2019


Applicants to provide in one PDF document:

  • A curriculum vitae
  • details of a programme of work; evidence of an invitation to spend time in an institution other than their own
  • signed letters of support from two professional referees (normally one should be the head of the parent department or group)
  • a budget for travel and accommodation (funds are not available to cover subsistance and consumables).
  • evidence of funds being provided from other sources

Applications will be acknowledged once received.  If you don't receive an acknowledgement within 72 hours contact the BACR Secretariat

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