Eligible applicants must:
- Hold a contract of employment with one of the departments within the Medical Sciences Division
You are not eligible to apply if you are:
- A student
- An honorary or visiting member of a department
Additional notes on employment
Priority will be given to Early Career Clinical Academics (Clinical Lecturers) who are establishing their independent career. Early Career Clinical Researchers should make their status clear in their application.
Postdoctoral Researchers and Clinical Research Fellows who are not yet independent may apply, but should make a clear case for how an MSIF Pump-Priming award will help establish their independent career.
Clinical Research Fellows who have completed a doctorate may apply.
Non-staff research costs, including equipment, are eligible for funding. Proposals that can demonstrate match funding from other sources will be received favourably.