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Opportunity profile: UKRI goes all-in on AI

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The UK’s umbrella research funding body is searching for the next generation of AI leaders

Top tips:

  • Applications can be for fundamental AI research or engage with challenges for AI in any discipline.
  • Novel approaches to challenges will be highly prized.
  • Applications must communicate the potential of the applicant to become a world leader by the end of the fellowship.
  • Reviewers will look for creativity of thought in proposals.
  • Always keep the assessment criteria in mind when drafting an outline proposal.

The Turing Artificial Intelligence Acceleration Fellowships aim to boost the careers of the most promising mid-career AI researchers by enabling them to build an ambitious programme of research over five years.

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