Opportunities to Join Us
Enthusiastic and talented researchers are encouraged to apply for Postdoctoral Fellowships and PhD Scholarships to join our vibrant collaborative Micro and Nanoflows for Engineering network. A number of potential funding routes exist, depending on the applicant's circumstances, and these can be explored by contacting us at 'micronanoflows at gmail.com'.
Potential funding routes include:
- EPSRC Fellowships
- European Commission Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships (supporting applications from outside UK)
- Fulbright Commission Awards (for US citizens)
- Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships
- Newton International Fellowships (for early-career researchers from China, India, Mexico or Turkey)
- Royal Commission of 1851 Research Fellowships
- Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin and University Research Fellowships
Funding for Early Career Researchers (small pots of money)
Below are some possible sources of funding for PhD and PDRAs. Please update whenever you find a new source or have more details of an existing one. Eligibility is often unclear, so if in doubt email the appropriate contact and then update the details below.
- access to ARCHER - there are 2 RAP calls for 2017 for 6 - 12 months of access to ARCHER, funded by EPSRC
- embedded CSE (eCSE) support - only one eCSE call remains (see here); this call provides money to employ PDRAs/computational scientists to help maintain software sustainability and that runs on ARCHER
- American Physical Society, DFD meeting - usually provide travel grants (see specific conference)
- EUROMECH - provide support for Fluids Conference and Workshops (see specific conference)
- EPSRC international travel awards
- Institute of Physics Research Student Conference Fund (members only)
- EUROMECH who currently fund the European Postgraduate Fluid Dynamics Conference (an event you may consider bringing to your institution).
- Institute of Advanced Study in Warwick, a range of funding.
- London Mathematical Society funding for Postgraduate Research Conference Grants (organise for and by PhD students).