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Latest Information & Events

Latest news item on the Future Leaders Fellowships

Please see below the most recent events and updates from the FLF scheme.

October 2020

Round 6 Community Engagement Webinar – 7 October 2020

Opportunity to talk to the FLF Team at a webinar aimed at prospective host organisations.

Community Engagement event - October 2020 (PDF, 171KB)

September 2020

Round 6 Community Engagement Webinar: 15 and 18 September 2020

Opportunity to talk to the FLF Team at a webinar aimed at prospective host organisations.

Community Engagement event - September 2020 (PDF, 107KB)

June 2020

Tender published for a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Development Network

Following on from the associated Supplier Day held in April, the tender for the FLF Development Network has now been published.

Full details of the tender.

April 2020

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship Development Network

UK Research and Innovation are looking to take advantage of the unique opportunities presented by cohorts of Future Leaders Fellows by making an FLF Development Network available to support the development of fellows. This network will:

• Create a strong cohort experience

• Develop the leadership of the fellows

• Enable the cohorts to play a leadership role across the research and innovation community

• Create deep links with UKRI and its investments

As part of the procurement process for this network UKRI are running a Supplier Day information event which will be run by webinar on 21 April. For further information regarding this network and to sign up for the Supplier Day please see the Prior Information Notice

April 2020

Round 5 Business Webinar: Wednesday 8 April 11:00

Completing your full application, including advice from panel members.

This webinar is aimed at businesses planning to apply to Round 5 of the Future Leaders Fellowships scheme.

Please register to attend before 11:00 on 8 April.

Webinars are held in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network.

March 2020

Round 5 Business Webinar: Thursday 19 March 11:00

Introduction to the scheme, how your business can benefit and updates for round 5

This webinar is aimed at businesses interested in the Future Leaders Fellowships scheme.

A recording of the webinar will be made available shortly afterwards

Webinars are held in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network.

Round 5 Guidance

Updated guidance can now be found on the How to Apply page.

Round 5 Community Engagement Event - 3 and 6 March 2020

Opportunity to talk to the FLF Team at an event for host organisations London and Edinburgh.

January 2020

UKRI FLF Director tweets interview advice for applicants

October 2019

Round 4 Business Webinar: Thursday 3 October

Completing your full application

This webinar was aimed at businesses interested in the Future Leaders Fellowships scheme.

A recording of the webinar can be viewed on the resources for businesses applicants page.

The webinars were held in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network.

September 2019

Round 4 Business Webinar - 12 September 2019
Introduction to the scheme and how your business can benefit.

A recording of the webinar can be viewed on the resources for businesses applicants page.

Round 4 Community Engagement Event - 10 September
Opportunity to talk to the FLF Team at an event for host organisations in Birmingham

August 2019

Update following Future Leaders Fellowships, Round 2 (PDF)

Round 1 Outcomes now available:

June 2019

Round 3 of funding is now closed

May 2019

First 41 FLF Fellows announced: First Future Leaders Fellowships give the freedom to deliver global impact

Fellows videos:

April 2019

Webinars aimed at businesses to talk about how they can apply for or collaborate on a Future Leaders Fellowship.

March 2019

Opportunity to talk to the FLF Team at community events and webinars across the UK.

October 2018

Film about the scheme

October Townhall Meeting: