How to Write a High Quality Future Leaders Fellowship Application: Guidance for Businesses

This session is to support businesses in taking the first practical steps to preparing their Future Leaders Fellowships applications.

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11.30 - 12.45



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The webinar is the follow-on from the Introduction to the Future Leaders Fellowships for businesses. It will cover important importation, tips and advice that businesses wishing to apply for the next round of funding should be aware of. It is aimed at UK based businesses and early career researchers/innovators who wish to apply to round 6 of the Future Leaders Fellowships.

Webinar recording is now available

Why should you attend?

You will gain a better understanding of the application and assessment process and hear from the FLF business team on common pitfalls to avoid and tips on how to prepare a high quality application.

Key round 6 dates and guidance:

Please read through the round 6 guidance documents for applicants here.

Deadline for outline proposals – 16:00 on 10 December 2020

Deadline for full proposals – 16:00 on 19 January 2021

See p.44 of Guidance for applicants for state aid information

The Future Leaders Fellowships Team can be contacted at to answer any queries not addressed by the guidance and documents below. However, UKRI cannot confirm eligibility prior to application and applicants must demonstrate how they meet the person specification as part of their submitted proposal.

NB: Please note that the fellows team are experiencing a higher volume of emails than usual but will attempt to answer your email in a timely manner. They appreciate your patience and support in this matter.

You can watch the first webinar recording “Introduction to the Future Leaders Fellowships scheme for businesses” here.


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