London NIHR Biomedical Research Centres – Francis Crick Institute Clinical Research Training Fellowships 2016

Project Proposal Form


  1. Submission deadline: Friday 19 February 2016.
  2. Please carefully read the Briefing Document for PIs before completing the Project Proposal Form.
  3. Supervisory teams should consist of least one Francis Crick Institute and at least one BRC supervisor.
  4. Supervisory teams should be formed by a basic scientist as well as an investigator with a proven record of translational research who could be a clinician or clinician scientist. If neither supervisor has a clinical background, please include a third investigator who will function as a clinical collaborator.
  5. A small amount of animal work may be supported in the project provided the consumables budget for the animal work comes from the host laboratory.

Section A: Information for applicants to be used in advertising
Supervisory team (including position and affiliation):
Estimated percentage of the fellow’s time to be spent at theFrancis Crick Institute:
At the University/BRC:
Title of research project:
Summary of the one year research project (max. 500 words):
Please summarise the project that the one-year fellow will undertake. Please include Information on how the project fulfils the experimental medicine remit of the scheme, and on the roles of the supervisory team.
Development of the project:
Please demonstrate how the project may develop into a full Clinical Research Training Fellowship upon receipt of further funding.
References (no more than five):
Section B: Additional information for the selection panel
Outline how the BRC-Crick collaboration adds value to the scientific aspects of the project (max. 250 words):
List the external funding agencies that the one-year fellow may apply to for funding to carry out a full CRTF/PhD:
Supervisory teams’ contact details:
PA/RA/DA contact details:
PA/RA/DA contact details:
Please provide details for each supervisor. Please note that email addresses will be published in advertisements forthe vacancy.

Please submit your project proposal form to:

  • UCLH andIoO/Moorfields BRCs: Colby Benari () at the UCL SLMS Academic Careers Office
  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ BRC: John Masih () at NIHR BRC at Guy’s and St Thomas’ and KCL
  • Imperial BRC: Kelly Sheehan-Rooney() at the NIHR Imperial BRC Office