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

AwardDurationFurther informationDeadline
Infection, Inflammation and metabolism in fibrotic lung disease 3.5 years 3.5 year PhD studentship to investigate the pathogenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Closed
Developing of new FRET reporter iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes for optimisation of phenotype quality control for grafting 3 years 3 year PhD studentship starting in October 2017 at the BHF Centre of Regenerative Medicine at Imperial College London. Closed
National Centre for Mesothelioma Research PhD Studentship 3 years You will be working within the National Centre for Mesothelioma Research (NCMR) at the National Heart and Lung Institute, and with the Centre’s internal and external collaborators. Thursday 5 October
Cystic Fibrosis in an Ageing Population 3 years 3 year PhD funded through the Cystic Fibrosis Trust - starting between August 2017- October 2017. Closed
Heart failure as a risk factor for acute exacerbations of COPD (AECOPD) 3.5 years 3.5 year PhD funded through the NHLI Foundation - starting between August 2017- October 2017. Closed
ICB CDT and BHF Centre of Research Excellence Studentships 4 years Six new studentships jointly funded by the Institute of Chemical Biology Centre for Doctoral Training (ICB CDT) and the British Heart Foundation Centre of Research Excellence. N/A - no set deadline
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
BBSRC-Industrial CASE partnership studentship 4 years 

4 year PhD BBSRC-Industrial CASE partnership studentships on:

  • Understanding of how the lung microbiome is associated with severe asthma omic data
  • Developing methods for multi-omic data integration of drug responders and non-responders in severe asthma.
NHLI Foundation Scholarship 4 years N/A Closed
MRC-Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma PhD Studentships 1 year plus 3 year  This provides an outstanding opportunity for high-calibre PhD students to train in areas of basic and clinical science that have direct relevance to the development of novel approaches for the prevention and treatment of asthma. Closed 
Faculty of Medicine Master's Scholarships Length of MSc full- or part-time The Faculty of Medicine is offering up to ten fee-only scholarships for students starting full-time or part-time Master’s programmes in October 2017. Closed
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  • 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.