This scheme is for academics in the UK researching physics and mathematics education who are at an early stage of their career and have the potential to become leaders in their field.
This scheme is currently closed to applications.
The scheme provides outstanding educationists with the opportunity to build an independent research career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. It aims to develop and support robust, evidence-based research which can inform national education policy and practice. The scheme is supported by The Ogden Trust and The Company of Actuaries Charitable Trust.
You can apply for this scheme if you:
The European Economic Area (EEA) consists of the European Union (including the UK) plus Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein.
Before applying, please ensure that you meet all the eligibility requirements, which are explained in the scheme notes.
Fellowships will cover salary and research expenses for up to two years. In addition, each fellowship offers:
Applications should be submitted through the Royal Society’s electronic grant application system (e-GAP).
Applications are initially reviewed by members of Education Research Fellowship panel who have the most appropriate expertise.
The shortlisted proposals are reviewed by two independent referees suggested by the panel members. The final decision is made by the selection panel.