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Fellowship Call

Fellowship Call - Closed

In August 2020 we will open for applications for fellowships starting in 2021.

The ICAT Programme is funded by Wellcome, the Health Research Board, the Health Service Executive- National Doctors Training and Planning and the Health and Social Care Research and Development Division, Northern Ireland, and the partner higher education institutions.

Webinar for potential applicants

ICAT hosted a live webinar for potential applicants on Wednesday 28th August 2019.

Please download this document to access information from the webinar

Please note that applicants are welcome to contact ICAT at any time for advice about the programme and application process. This webinar is an additional resource to reach more potential applicants.

Information for Applicants

Download a PDF of the ICAT Programme application information.


Referee Forms

Download a the ICAT Referee Form document in MS Word or PDF formats.


Application Process

All parts below must be completed before the deadline for submission at 5pm on 24 September 2019.
  1. Fill in this form online
  2. Upload a detailed copy of your CV
  3. Download two referee forms and fill in part 1 with your details
  4. Send the referee forms to your two referees to complete and return separately to ICAT
  5. Please note that application forms and references must be received by 5pm on 24 September; late applications will not be accepted.

NOTE: There is the option at the bottom of the Application form to 'Save and Continue' allowing you to complete the form over multiple sittings.

Submissions are now closed


If you have any initial questions, please check out our FAQ page where you will find lots of information about the application process and the programme structure.

if you have further questions about the ICAT Programme and its eligibility criteria, or for information about the appeals process, please contact info@ICATprogramme in the first instance. Specific queries can be referred to the ICAT programme director at the appropriate university.

For questions on postgraduate training, please contact the appropriate postgraduate training body in the first instance.