Female researcher pipettes under hood

Further funding opportunities are launched throughout the year - check these pages regularly for updates

AwardDurationFurther informationDeadline
The human heart in health and disease, one cell at a time 3 years Applications are invited from candidates with a Master’s degree (Merit and above) in Biomedical Sciences, Immunology or a related discipline, for a 3 year PhD. 4 September 2019
Understanding the role of cytokines in antibody dysregulation in early life 3 years Applications are invited from candidates with a Master’s degree (Merit and above) in Biomedical Sciences, Immunology or a related discipline. 28 August 2019
Respiratory Triggers and Sensory Irritation: role of environmental pollution in respiratory symptoms 3 years Applications are invited from candidates with a Master’s degree (Merit and above) in Biomedical Sciences or a related discipline, for a 3 year PhD. The studentship will be funded for 3 years with a tax free bursary. Tuition fees at the Home/EU rate will also be paid. Now closed
Role of ATP in Chronic Cough 3 years Applications are invited from candidates with a Master's degree (Merit and above) in Biomedical Sciences or a related discipline, for a three year PhD NHLI funded studentship to investigate the mechanisms underlying the inception of childhood asthma. Now closed
EPSRC PhD Studentship 3.5 years

The NHLI has funding available for an Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) PhD Studentship to start in October 2018 - choose from a range of projects.

Now closed
Faculty of Medicine Master's Scholarships Length of MSc full- or part-time  The Faculty of Medicine is offering scholarships for students starting full-time or part-time Master’s programmes in October 2018, and applicationsfor the 18/19 scholarships are now open. Now closed
President's PhD Scholarships Up to 3.5 years NHLI is looking for talented graduates to put forward for the President’s PhD Scholarships. We specialise in heart and lung disease research - however your projects can include bioengineering, cell biology, chemistry, epidemiology, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, pharmacology, physics, physiology and public health. Find a supervisor in your preferred research area and apply for a PhD with NHLI. Open
Imperial College MRC DTP Studentship 3.5 or 4.5 years Enable graduates with excellent honours degrees to undertake a 3.5 or 4.5 year training programme, which includes a research project plus training in research methods and transferable key skills, leading to the submission of a doctoral thesis and the award of a PhD. Now closed
NHLI Foundation Scholarships 3 years Applications are invited for three 3-year PhD studentships to start in October 2019, funded by the National Heart and Lung Institute Foundation (Charity 1048073). The studentships are part of the NHLI Foundation's investment to establish a Centre of Early Airways Disease. Please review NHLI PhD Studentship - Centre for Early Airways Disease for more information. Now closed
Summary of the table's contents
  • If you are looking for funding to undertake a PhD with a supervisor from the National Heart and Lung Institute, please see our step by step guide on applying.