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Fellowships

The NERC fellowship scheme provides opportunities for outstanding early-career environmental scientists to devote their time to:

  • producing research of international importance
  • developing their research careers and research groups
  • developing into recognised science leaders.

Independent Research Fellowships

Five-year awards to support outstanding environmental scientists and enable them to develop their research, start to build a research group and become internationally recognised.

How to apply

Information to help you apply for a NERC fellowship and on how to create a Je-S account for submitting proposals.

Fellowship eligibility

Full eligibility requirements for all NERC fellowships.

Daphne Jackson Fellowships

NERC co-sponsors fellowships awarded by the Daphne Jackson Memorial Fellowships Trust.

NERC fellow training bursaries

Training bursaries available for NERC Research and KE Fellows to support leadership skills development.

RCUK Energy Programme Fellowships

The RCUK Energy programme - external link offers interdisciplinary Energy Fellowships.

 

General fellowship enquiries should be made to .