UCL Division of Biosciences


Funding for women in science

  • L'Oréal-UNESCO's For Women in Science programme recognises the achievements and contributions of exceptional females across the globe, by awarding promising scientists with Fellowships (currently up to £15k) to help further their research.

Scholarships and grants to women graduates:

  • Wellcome Trust Career re-entry fellowship scheme for scientists who have taken a career break of at least 2 years.
  • The Royal Society: Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship - scheme for excellent scientists in the UK at an early stage of their research career who require a flexible working pattern due to personal circumstances such as parenting or caring responsibilities or health issues.  Female candidates are particularly invited to apply.

Funding for women in science