1851 Research Fellowship

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The 1851 Research Fellowship is a UK scheme conducted by the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 to annually award a three-year research scholarship to approximately eight "young scientists or engineers of exceptional promise".

Several other Fellowships are also awarded including the Research Fellowship in the Built Environment, Industrial Fellowships and the Research Fellowship in Design.


The research fellowship known as the 1851 Exhibition Scholarship, has been awarded to numerous scientists and engineers over the years, many of whom have become leaders in their fields.

Award recipients include: