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UCL equality policies and resources
The Daphne Jackson Fellowship scheme is designed to assist scientists, engineers and technologists to return to their careers after a break.
Wellcome Trust Career Re-Entry Fellowships
The Wellcome Trust runs a scheme for postdoctoral scientists who have recently decided to
recommence a scientific research career after a continuous break of at
least two years. It provides such scientists an opportunity to return to high-quality
research, with the potential to undertake refresher or further training. The fellowship is particularly suitable for applicants wishing to return to research after a break due to family commitments.
Funding for female graduates
Funds for women graduates
Funds for Women Graduates offers Foundation Grants to help
women graduates with their living expenses (not fees) while registered for study
or research at an approved institution of higher education in
the UK. The criteria are the proven needs of the applicant and their academic calibre. The awarded amount is not likely to exceed £6000. They also offer Emergency Grants to
graduate women who face an unforeseen financial crisis whilst engaged in study
or research at institutions of higher education in