Wellcome Trust Secondment Fellowships, 2021
Scholarships and Fellowships
Applications are open Secondment Fellowships 2021. Secondment Fellowships are for humanities and social science researchers who Wellcome Trust already fund.
Researchers spend three to six months working at
non-academic organizations to develop their skills.
A fully-funded extension to a fellowship, PhD or
research assistant position is available for 3 to 6
Candidates can apply for Wellcome Trust
Secondment Fellowships if you’re a researcher in
humanities and social science
Either you must hold one of the following awards:
• Doctoral Studentships
• Research Fellowships in Humanities and Social
• Research Fellowships for Health Professionals
OR you must be a Ph.D. student or postdoctoral
researcher funded by one of the following:
If successful, you’ll undertake a project during your
secondment. This will depend on your research
interests and the needs of your host organization. You
should discuss your project idea with your proposed
secondment host organization. Your work at the
organization should not be an extension of the
research Wellcome Trust already funding.
You can either propose to work at
• One of three existing partner organizations
• Another non-academic organization of your
choice (this can range in size, for example from a
small local charity to a large investment bank).
Deadline : 16 April, 2021
Open to: All
Organizer : Wellcome Trust