parallax background

Fellowship Call

Fellowship Call - Opening soon

On 25th August 2020 we will open a call 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, the Health and Social Care Research and Development Division, Northern Ireland, and the partner higher education institutions.

Webinar for potential applicants

ICAT will host a live webinar for potential applicants at 6pm on Wednesday 2nd September 2020. Please register by email.

Information from the webinar in 2019 can be downloaded here.

Please note that applicants are welcome to contact ICAT at any time for advice about the programme and application process.

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 28th September 2020.
  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 28th 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.

Next application call will open on 25th August 2020


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.