Wommen in STEM Fellowships

British Council Fellowships for Women in STEM

Call for applicants (extended deadline 31 May 2023)

Middlesex University London is pleased to announce the British Council Early Academic Fellowships for Women in STEM for the 2023/24 academic year.

In partnership with the British Council, Middlesex University London is hosting 4.5 (12-month each) fully funded Fellowships for female post-docs to join in one of the following research groups as a visiting scholar.

The Fellowships aim to support girls and women from East Asia (Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam) who have received their PhD within the last 48 months or are to receive PhD soon in the next ~6 months.

Research Groups


To apply for a British Council Fellowships for Women in STEM, you mush

How to apply and deadline

You can apply by completing either an online Scholarship Application Form or Download the WORD Form and email to STEMScholarships@mdx.ac.uk .

The deadline to apply for the scholarship is 31 May (extended from 23 April) 2023 whereby the intervewing is expected to take place between early June 2023.

What is included in the Fellowship?

How many scholarships are available?

There are four 12-month and one 6-month Fellowships available in total.

Personal Data

You must agree for your personal data to be shared with the British Council, who will be jointly responsible with Middlesex University London for allocating the Fellowships.


Please email any team members STEMScholarships@mdx.ac.uk with "Women in STEM" as the subject header if you have any question.