Institute of Dentistry - Barts and The London

Funding Opportunities

Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship - Royal Society

For early stage researchers. The fellowship is open to both sexes but it offers a flexibility that is particularly attractive to women.

Sir Henry Dale Fellowship - Royal Society

For post-doctoral scientists wishing to build their own independent research career. Grant-holders are entitled to take the full period of parental or sick leave as provided by their employing institution.

Rosalind Franklin Award - Royal Society

Open to both sexes, however the award recipient is expected to spend a proportion of the grant on implementing a project to raise the profile of women in STEM in their host institution and/or field of expertise. 

SUSTAIN - The Academy of Medical Sciences

SUSTAIN is a programme for women researchers. It provides an innovative programme of training and support to develop participants’ leadership and career potential.

Daphne Jackson Trust Fellowship

Fellowship for researchers who are returning from a career break

Wellcome Trust

These are Research Career Re-entry Fellowships.


Fellowships for for women in science UK & Ireland.