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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge


Fellowships  £5k - £50k

Funding Source Grant name Funding & Duration Application Period
International Society for Infectious Diseases ISID/ESCMID Fellowships

April 1st

International Society for Infectious Diseases SSI/ISID Fellowships

April 1st

Fellowships  £50k - £100k

Funding Source Grant name Funding & Duration Application Period
British Infection Association BIA Research Fellowship up to £70 k for one year (up to £55 k salary, £15 k non-salary) 


Salary +Research Funds


31 Mar 19

OPDA There are currently two postdoctoral fellowship programmes being managed by the OPdA The Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme Borysiewicz Fellowship Programme: Interviews will  take place 11th April 2019

Calls open for 2019 intake

Canada UK Postdoctoral Fellowships for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Please note: Interviews will take place

Canada UK Programme: 25th April 2019

calls open for 2019 intsake


Fellowships £100K+

Funding source Grant name Funding Application Period
Wellcome Trust Biomedical Science Senior Research Fellowships 

Up to 7 years. Funds the total cost of your salary for the entire period of the grant, fellowship supplement of £12,500 a year for your personal support if on non-clinical salary scale and up to £1000 personal removal expenses. Can ask for funding for research staff, materials and consumables, essential fieldwork costs, some clinical trial costs, some animal costs,  equipment (if a complete piece of equipment costs £100,000 or more,expect a contribution of at least 25 per cent from the host organisation or another source.), some travel costs. Full details. 

Salary + Research Funds

Three times a year.


Life Sciences Research Foundation (LSRF) Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

The award is $62,000/year for three years ($186,000 total). $52,000/year is for the fellow's stipend/salary and the remaining $10,000/year is a research allowance for the fellow. 

Salary + Research Funds

Applications open 5 Sept Annually