​Since the Bone Cancer Research Trust was formed in 2006, we have awarded over £4.5 million to research focused on improving outcomes for primary bone cancer patients. To date, we have funded 96 research projects and continue to expand our research network, encouraging more researchers to focus their expertise on primary bone cancer.

Open Grant Calls

Early Career Fellowship

The Bone Cancer Research Trust are delighted to announce that funding is available to support an Early Career Fellowship. Post-doctoral researchers or newly appointed faculty staff, with a clear background in primary bone cancer, are invited to apply for 5 years of support. Applications should be hypothesis-driven and have a line of sight to patient benefit. Applicants will need to be hosted at a UK academic institution, however, may undertake a placement at an international institution as part of the Fellowship.

Expression of interest will open 31st May and will close on the 9th July 2021.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to submit a full application. A full application form will be provided by the research team. The call for full applications will open mid-August and will close on the 10th January 2022.

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will take place during June 2022 and the award will be announced in August 2022.

Please note that this Fellowship is purely academic, not clinical.

To discuss the scope of the fellowship and obtain the handbook for applicants and expression of interest form, please contact the research team research@bcrt.org.uk

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