UCL Institute of the Americas


The Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships - call for applications for 2021 now open!

10 August 2020

Deadline to submit an agreed proposal to UCL Americas: October 19, 2020 by 17:00 UK time

The Leverhulme Trust

UCL Institute of the Americas is pleased to announce it is now receiving applications from prospective candidates for the 2021 competition. Candidates should contact relevant academic staff in the Institute to act as their mentor and assist them with the preparation of their application and submit a PDF of the Leverhulme form to the Institute’s Director of Research, Dr Nick Witham (n.witham@ucl.ac.uk) by 5pm on Monday 19 October 2020.

This funding scheme is aimed at early career researchers, with a research record but who have not yet held a full-time permanent academic post, to undertake a significant piece of publishable work. More information on the scheme via this link to the Leverhulme Trust website. Any questions about the application process can be directed to Dr Witham at n.witham@ucl.ac.uk

Visit our Fellowships webpage for information on this and other research funding schemes available at UCL Americas.


The Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships website

E-mail link to contact Dr Nick Witham

UCL Institute of the Americas Fellowships website


The Leverhulme Trust