How to apply to the Healthcare Science Innovation Fellowship

Details on how to join this exciting new fellowship


First discuss the opportunity with your Host department to agree a potential innovation project. Then complete and submit an application form, outlining the following:

  • why you are interested in the programme
  • how you believe it will help you develop as a Healthcare Scientist
  • how the programme will help your department specifically
  • provide an overview of the potential technology innovation project, indicating its relevance to the programme focus delivering benefits through the use of digital technologies for diagnosis or monitoring; helping people to live their lives well, for longer and any synergies with the work of the Devices for Dignity MIC
  • indicate how you would progress the project after completing the Fellowship

For an informal chat about the fellowship please email Dr Avril McCarthy, MedTech Theme Lead, NIHR Devices for Dignity at

Last updated on 17th January 2022