£100,000 Trust Seed Awards UK, 2017-2018 – Apply!


Here’s an opportunity to take up study or research in the United Kingdom using the £100,000 Wellcome Trust Seed Awards. This award is for Students from Republic of Ireland and Low- and middle-income countries, which includes Africa as a whole.

The Seed Awards in Science help researchers develop novel ideas that will go on to form part of larger grant applications to the Wellcome Trust or elsewhere.

Application Deadlines: 

  • 3rd July 2017
  • 2nd October 2017

Duration Of Program: Up to 2 years

Eligibility: To be eligible for this program, applicants must:

  • be citizens of the above mentioned countries
  • have completed a PhD or an equivalent higher degree
  • receive personal salary support from your host organisation, or have a personal award or fellowship that provides a salary but no research expenses, for the duration of the Seed Award in Science
  • have a research project that is within our scientific remit.

Application is online using the link to the organization’s website.



  • thank you for giving this important information
    know i need a research grant as I explain for you in last week know am doing my MSc thesis o
    ASSOCIATION MAPPING OF YELLOW RUST (Puccinia Striiformis f. sp. Tritici) RESISTANCE IN BREAD WHEAT (Triticum Aestivum L.) AT SEEDLING AND ADULT PLANT STAGES am already going to fish the field experiment /phenotype/ as well as green house ,but it have a molecular part to provides these activities ,there no enough matter in our country for these reason can you help me how I can get this facility in your University ?
    thanks a lot!!!!!!!!

  • I am Ethiopian and from wolitta Liqa school
    l went be with you
    I have economic problems to learn in Ethopoeia
    Thanks for this chance

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