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Isaac Newton Trust


Application Process

Step 1:  Institution deadline: All applications are submitted through the applicant’s Head of Faculty/Department (Project, Emergency and Fellowship) or through the Chair of School/Pro Vice Chancellor (Strategic).

Step 2:  Submission of draft applications to the INT

Step 3:  Feedback from INT

Step 4:  Submission of final applications to INT (strictly applied at 5pm on the date shown)

Step 5:  INT takes up references

Step 6:  All decisions are made at Trustee meetings, which happen once a term on the dates given below. Applications cannot be considered between meetings.

Application Timetable

ROUNDS Easter 2023 Michaelmas 2023
Strategic Grants Final Round  
Research Project Grants    
Emergency Grants Yes Yes
Fellowship Support Grants Yes Yes
Submission of draft applications to Head of Department/Faculty/School 21 April 2023 22 September 2023
Deadline for submission of draft e-applications to INT 28 April 2023 29 September 2023
Deadline for submission of FINAL e-applications to INT 12 May 2023 13 October 2023
Trustees' Award Meeting 06 July 2023 23 November 2023
Outcome                                     13 July 2023 4 December 2023

Application Format


Calling INT Fellows!

INT Funding Rounds

Research Grants including Emergencies

Easter Term 2023 Round Application Deadlines

Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships 2023

Applicants will be notified by the Leverhulme Trust during May.

For Colleges

INT JRF Round for 2024 

Deadline for College Applications:  5pm on Friday 5 May 2023

Widening Participation & Induction Fund

Deadline for College Applications:  5pm on Thursday 1 June 2023

Trustees' Meeting Dates

Wednesday 5 July 2023

Thursday 23 November 2023

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