Welcome to CASCADE-FELLOWS

OUR THIRD CALL FOR APPLICATIONS IS NOW CLOSED

No further applications can be made and the Application Portal is currently closed. Submitted applications are now being evaluated and we will contact applicants with results in early September 2015.

We are planning a fourth and final Call: details will be announced here when this is finalised.

Any questions about the programme? Contact Sandra Winfield

CASCADE-FELLOWS is an exciting international fellowship programme for talented young researchers in Life Sciences, supported by the EU Marie Curie COFUND scheme.

From April 2013 until March 2018 we are supporting over 25 Fellowships across the globe  to help build the careers of future academic leaders in the field. The programme is open to all nationalities. (Eligibility rules about mobility apply: if you are a non-EU or Associated Country resident you can only apply for a Fellowship with a host organisation located in an EU or Associated Country.)

CASCADE-FELLOWS research projects can be in any of the following areas:

  • Bioenergetics          
  • Biological membranes
  • Biomedicine, Public Health & Epidemiology
  • Cancer Research
  • Cell Biology
  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Developmental Biology
  • Enzymology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Genomics and General Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Macromolecular Structures and Molecular Biophysics
  • Medical Pathology
  • Metabolic Regulation and Signal Transduction
  • Metabolism of Cellular Macromolecules
  • Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Neurosciences (including Pyschiatry and Clinical Psychology)
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Physiology
  • Virology
  • Other Life Sciences (e.g. Mental Health. If unsure please ask us)

CASCADE-FELLOWS is cofunded by the EU through FP7 Marie Curie Actions - People, Co-funding of Regional, National and International Programmes (COFUND) under Grant Agreement no PCOFUND-GA-2012-600181.