All costs, except for the fellow's salary, need to be fully justified.
Note that the funds cannot be used to buy any single piece of equipment costing more than £10,000.
Students from other institutions who meet the eligibility criteria may also apply to join UCL under this scheme.
The summer 2019 call for applications is now open, and closes at on 11th June 2019.
Doctoral Prize fellowships are 2 years in duration.
They cover the applicant's salary for 2 years as well as research-related costs.Please see the Proposal Format tab for details of what to include in your application.Applicants can apply before they have submitted their Ph D, however they must be within 6 months of submitting at the point of application.We are looking to provide opportunities for candidates who anticipate applying for prestigious fellowships (for example, those offered by the Royal Academy of Engineering, EPSRC or the Royal Society) and would benefit from a further two years' funding before making such applications.Calls for applications are held every 6 months with closing dates in December and June.career development, applying for other funding, dealing with industry, what training to look for, working with IP, finding work-life balance etc.For technical input candidates can have collaborators and/or partners, however the mentor should ideally be someone you don't work closely with.Applications will be considered by a small panel of academics.As part of the assessment, applicants will be asked to attend a short 15-minute interview during which they will also provide a 3-minute presentation about their proposed project.All documents should be written in font size 11 or above (Arial or Times New Roman) with 2cm margins all around.The Case for Support (no more than 3 sides) should give details of the applicant's name and host department, the start and end date, the project title, and the proposed mentor.