Academy of Medical Sciences Springboard Round 8

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Internal deadline: first week of April 2022

The Academy of Medical Sciences (AMS) have announced the upcoming launch of Springboard – Round 8 (with a predicted opening date from early March 2022; details of the previous round are available here). This scheme aims to support newly independent biomedical scientists (from molecular, cellular and structural biology to anatomical, physiological, psychological, epidemiological and public health research areas) to launch their research careers. This scheme includes funding of up to £100,000 over two years and access to the Academy’s acclaimed mentoring and career development programme.

Candidates must hold a research post or academic post that incorporates research and be within 5 years (FTE) of appointment to this salaried position within one of the eligible higher education institutions, including the University of Cambridge. Institutions can only submit four applications to this scheme. Therefore, this call will be managed according to the University’s restricted calls procedure. Applicants must submit their application to to take part in the internal selection process. Funder deadline 16 June 2022 (16:00): deadline for the selected applicants to submit their applications to the AMS.

Posted on 22/02/2022