Orthopaedic Research UK fellowship opportunities 2023

20th January 2023

We have been made aware through Orthopaedic Research UK, a UK based charity aiming to invest in our collective future movement through research & innovations, education and partnerships, of a number of joint funding opportunities that are currently available. Please note that many of the application deadlines are next month.

ORUK/NJR/RCSEng Research Fellowship 2023

Three weeks until applications close for the partnership with the National Joint Registry (NJR) and the Royal College of Surgeons of England (RSCEng). The fully funded two-year research fellowship into arthroplasty is worth up to £70k per annum, supporting orthopaedic trainees who wish to undertake research using NJR data.

Application deadline: Tuesday 7 February 2023.

To apply, visit: https://oruk.org/research/joint-partnership-funds/

ORUK/BASS/BSS Spine Research Fellowship 2023

One month until applications close for the partnership with the British Association of Spine Surgeons (BASS) and the British Scoliosis Society (BSS). The fully funded two-year spine research fellowship is worth up to £60,000.

Application deadline: Friday 17 February 2023.

To apply, please visit: https://oruk.org/research/joint-partnership-funds/

BOA/ORUK Research Fellowship 2023

Six weeks left to submit expression of interest for the partnership with British Orthopaedic Association (BOA). The scheme will award two fellowships of up to £65k per year in any area of orthopaedics. The BOA and ORUK are supportive of diversity and inclusion and encourage applicants who wish to undertake research flexibly or less than full-time.

Expression of interest deadline: 28 February 2023.

To find out more and to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/3GyobQm


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