The Academy of Medical Sciences Springboard Round 10

The next round of the Academy of Medical Sciences Springboard scheme will open soon. The University can submit up to 4 application. We will be running a university Expression of Interest (EOI) process to select applicants to the scheme.

The Academy of Medical Sciences Springboard scheme offers £125,000 funding over 2 years towards research costs and professional development. The scheme is targeted at those in the early stages of their first independent research position and have not yet been in receipt of substantial research funding. Applications are encouraged from across the biomedical field from molecular, cellular and structural biology to anatomical, physiological, psychological, epidemiological and public health research areas.


Internal Expression of Interest deadline: Friday 19th April noon. EOIs should include the completed form and an up-to-date CV (including publications, previous research funding and employment history)

Candidates Informed of Outcome: Wednesday 24th April.

BU deadline to nominate Candidates to AMS: Friday 26 April noon

AMS Deadline for nominated applicants: Open 30th April and close 5th June.

The EOI form can be found here I:\RDS\Public\AMS Springboard.

Please contact Kate Percival ( if you would like to submit an EOI.