Medical researchers and bioscientists from the following countries are eligible to apply: Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, The Palestinian Territories, United Kingdom. Applicants should be at the early to mid stage of their research career. -The scheme is open to both medical and non-medical graduates who have shown signs of a commitment to a career in research (e.g. having a higher qualification such as an MD or PhD). -Applicants will typically be at lecturer and/or post-doctoral level. -The research may be in any field within the broad scope of medical and bioscience research.