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

AwardDurationFurther informationDeadline
NHLI Foundation Scholarships 3 years  Applications are invited for three 3-year PhD studentships to start in Spring 2020, funded by the NHLI Foundation. These studentships are part of the NHLI Foundation’s investment to establish a Centre for Early Airways Disease and projects are offered in all aspects of airway disease. Monday 27 April 
The development of the respiratory immune system in early life 3.5 years We seek a highly motivated PhD student to study mucosal immunology of the infant airway and the responses to viral infections. See full details. Monday 13 April 2020
Biomechanics of tumour cell extrusion leading to metastasis using organ-on-chip devices 4 years Fully-funded Cancer Research UK Imperial Centre PhD studentship exploring biomechanical regulation of cell extrusion and migration during metastasis using microfluidic organ-on-a-chip devices. 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
BHF studentships various Details of opportunities with our BHF Cardiovascualr Regenerative Medicine Centre see Centre's webpage for details
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
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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.