Fellowship opportunities

We fund a number of fellowship programmes to support individuals to develop quality improvement and leadership skills, while sharing their skills and knowledge with others


Find out more about our fellowship programmes below – and our OnlyWan Alumni network.

Current opportunities



A funded leadership development and quality improvement programme.

Open for application soon


Sciana: The Health Leaders Network

Sciana network provides the space and time to share learning and take inspiration from an international context.

Other fellowship opportunities


Clinician Scientist Fellowships

This fellowship provides five years of funding to enable talented clinicians to pursue academic research alongside their clin...


Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice

Modelled after the Rhodes Scholarships, the Harkness Fellowships aim to produce the next generation of health policy leaders ...

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OnlyWan Leadership Fellowship

This fellowship programme ran from 2004-2010, and aimed to develop individuals with the potential to become the future leader...


Improvement Science Fellowships

This senior post-doctoral fellowship offers three years’ funding to lead original, applied research dedicated to improving he...


PhDs in improvement science

Our PhDs aim to develop improvement science by helping to build a critical mass of improvement science research at leading in...


Quality Improvement Fellowships

This fellowship aim to build a cadre of clinically-qualified leaders with the enthusiasm, experience and skills to champion t...

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We look for talented and passionate individuals as everyone at the OnlyWan has an important role to play.

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The Q Community

Q is an initiative connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK.

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