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Cambridge Global Challenges

The Cambridge Strategic Research Initiative for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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RSE/BBSRC/STFC Call: Enterprise Fellowships (deadline: 31st Oct 2018)

Royal Society of Scotland (RSE) Enterprise Fellowships enable promising science and technology researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs.

Enterprise Fellowships provide:

RSE Fellowships



  • A year's salary  to provide time to develop a full business plan (up to £37,000, plus National Insurance and pension costs over 12 months).
  • Access to mentors, business experts and professional advisers
  • Business training to help develop required skills
  • A business development fund.


The scheme is open to individuals who can be hosted by an academic institution or research initiative.


For further information and contact details for the three different funding strands please see the RSE website and in particular their FAQs document.



Cambridge Global Challenges is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.


Find out about open funding opportunities, pre-call announcements, responsive calls, studentships and awards relevant to the global challenges agenda.

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