MeDe Innovation PhD secondment scheme 2018 now open
February 12, 2018
MeDe Innovation is providing funding for PhD students from any of our five partner Universities to undertake external placements which will help them to deliver effective impact in MeDe Innovation key research challenges.
Placements are expected to broaden researcher experience in a way that will impact on student benefit, e.g. through the acquisition of new high level skills, new knowledge, access to facilities, developing new collaborations (or progressing existing ones), gaining insight into clinical, industrial or other needs, or experiencing a new but relevant environment.
Placements can be local, national or international, in university, industry, clinical or other relevant settings and can be anything from 1 week to around 2 months in duration.
Applications are expected for awards up to around £1,500 (up to £2500 for international placements).
Who can apply?
PhD students from one of the five MeDe Innovation academic centres.
•Closing date for applications 16th March 2018.
•Successful applicants will be notified by 1st April 2018.
•Placements funded through this call are expected to take place by 15th September 2018.
•This is a “on-expenses” award, fully paid after the placement of the awardee.
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