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Synthetic Biology in Cambridge

 

£100,000 prize available for early career researchers with international impact. Eligible research areas for 2020 include biological sciences and mathematics and statistics. This is a restricted call and no more than three nominations will be put forward by the University.

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  • Deadline: 18th May 2020, 4pm

  • Funding Amount: £100,000

For researchers at an early stage of their careers whose work has had international impact and whose future research career is exceptionally promising - to use for any research purpose. Eligible research areas for 2020 include biological sciences and mathematics and statistics.

Philip Leverhulme Prizes have been offered since 2001 in commemoration of the contribution to the work of the Trust made by Philip Leverhulme, the Third Viscount Leverhulme and grandson of William Hesketh Lever, the founder of the Trust.

The funding is available over 2 to 3 years.

Before beginning your application, please read the information below or download it as a PDF Guidance for Nominees.

Nominees must hold either a permanent post or a long-term fellowship in a UK institution of higher education or research that would extend beyond the duration of the Philip Leverhulme Prize. Those otherwise without salary are not eligible to be nominated. Nominees should normally have been awarded their doctoral degree not more than ten years prior to the closing date for nominations.

Nominations are to be made by the nominee's head of department (or equivalent). This is a restricted call and no more than three nominations will be put forward by the University.

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