3.2-3.2.9 The application: attachments - MRC


3.2.6 Head of department’s supporting statement

This is a mandatory attachment and must be from the head of the department which will host the fellow. In this statement the head of department should summarise:

  • how long they have known the applicant
  • the applicant’s suitability for an MRC fellowship
  • the suitability of the project for the research training and career development of the candidate
  • why the centre is appropriate for the work proposed, including the commitments the department will make to mentor and support the fellow.

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