Wellcome Sanger Institute

Sanger Excellence Fellowships 2024 now open

We are proud to be launching our Excellence Fellowship, aimed at people from Black heritage backgrounds, for a third time. We are keen to enable Black early career researchers to develop their research experience portfolio and thrive in UK genomics science. We provide training, mentorship and support to drive each Fellow's career forward to support a more diverse pipeline of future talent.

International Fellowship Programme applications now open

The Wellcome Sanger Institute is seeking exceptional early career stage scientists to join the Institute as an International Fellow, contributing to the Institute’s scientific portfolio.

We have up to six fellowships available.

We welcome candidates with research interests that complement one of our six research programmes. Our Aim is for International Fellows to bring in new areas and ideas that enrich our scientific research portfolio while also enabling access for the Fellows to our scientific community and central facilities within the field of genomic research.

Closing date for applications: 19 April 2024

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