Each DevelopMed application call lasts approximately 12 weeks. Applicants must submit their application via the online application system which is open for the duration of call and closes on the date of the application deadline.
Preparing your Application
Applicants are encouraged to start the process of the application preparation as early as possible.
The online application system will require applicants to enter their personal details and details of their proposed supervisor, academic host institution and secondment host. Applicants will also be required to upload a copy of their detailed research proposal, completed Ethics Issues Tables, an academic CV and a letter of commitment from their secondment host.
During this phase of the application process, the DevelopMed Programme Manager will provide support to applicants on all technical and eligibility issues via email, phone and Zoom.
The DevelopMed Guide for Applicants
It is essential that applicants read the Guide for Applicants which can be accessed at the link below. All key information is available in this Guide including eligibility criteria, call publication dates and submission deadlines, the application process, the evaluation process including evaluation criteria, scoring and thresholds, examples of reviewers’ evaluation forms, indicative timelines for feedback, and financial aspects of the fellowships. Application templates and writing suggestions are also featured within the Guide however templates that applicants can download and complete themselves can be found here.