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17 Apr 2015

Royal Society research fellowships for international scientists

The Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science, is strengthening its Newton International Fellowship scheme with five fellowships made possible by a generous donation from The Kohn Foundation.

01 Apr 2015

Major funding to combat infectious diseases

The Wolfson Foundation is to donate a further £3 million over the next two years towards the Royal Society Wolfson Laboratory Refurbishment scheme, to be focused in the first year on research into infectious diseases such as Ebola.

27 Mar 2015

Recent Sir Henry Dale Fellowship appointments

The Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science, has today published a list of recent recipients of the prestigious Sir Henry Dale Fellowships. The scheme is run together with the Wellcome Trust.

18 Mar 2015

Sir Venki Ramakrishnan confirmed as President Elect of the Royal Society

Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman (Venki) Ramakrishnan has been confirmed as President Elect of the Royal Society.

12 Mar 2015

Royal Society announces recipients of prestigious Wolfson Research Merit Awards

The Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science, has announced the appointment of 19 new Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award holders.

11 Mar 2015

Major push to get more maths and physics teachers into our classrooms

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, today announced a major push to get more maths and physics teachers into classrooms.

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