Scientific Fellowship

The Breast Cancer Now Fellowship grants provide an excellent early career development opportunity for post-doctoral scientists or newly appointed group leaders to become independent researchers specialising in breast cancer.

Amount and duration

The award will provide up to 5 years of funding up to £800.000.


Application in the two categories as listed below will be supported, however funding is limited to one Fellowship. In either case, the fellow must be the principal investigator for the application and will be expected to defend their research project at an interview.

A) Early Career Development Fellowship
B) Clinical Scientist Fellowship

Please click here for more information on the eligibility requirements.


All application must be made through the online grant application system. New applicants have to register online to create a new account. Please read the fellowship grant application guidelines before submitting your proposal.


The deadline for submissions is 1 March 2019. Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application by August 2019.

Please click here for more information on this grant.