Industry fellowships: funded academia – industry collaborations

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The scheme is now open for applications from academic scientists who want to work on a collaborative project with industry and for scientists in industry who want to work on a collaborative project with an academic organisation.

The Industry Fellowship scheme enhances knowledge transfer in science and technology betwee

n those in industry and those in academia in the UK.

The scheme provides a basic salary for the researcher and a contribution towards research costs and is funded by the Royal Society, the BBSRC, and several other Research Councils and industry.  For more information visit:

Closing date: 22 March 2012

Applications are initially assessed by Industry Fellowship panel members and a shortlist is drawn up.  Shortlisted applications are then sent for independent review and are finally considered at a panel meeting, together with their nominated and independent references.

It is expected that applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application 4 months after the closing date.


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    March 14, 2012 at 13:47

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