The British Academy is currently inviting applications from established scholars normally within fifteen years of the award of their doctorate to apply for the BA Mid-Career Fellowship scheme.

The Academy intends, through this scheme, both to support outstanding individual researchers with excellent research proposals, and to promote public understanding and engagement with humanities and social sciences. 

Level of award: Awards do not exceed an Academy contribution of £160,000 under the Full Economic Costing regime.

Summary timeline:
Deadline for submission of applications for Outline Stage: 18 September 2013
Results expected: mid-December 2013
Earliest Start Date for Research: 1 September 2014

Application forms for the outline stage of this scheme are now available on e-GAP: 

Intending applicants need to register in the system (if not already registered) and should access full details by following the links to ‘funding schemes’ from the personal welcome page, and then the link to Mid-Career Fellowships Outline Stage – ‘Outline Round 2014’. 

Frequently Asked Questions: Mid-Career Fellowship