From Gabriela Saldanha on the Translatio list. The deadline is 27 August 2012:
A new round of Birmingham Fellowships has just opened. Details can be found at
are exceptional opportunities for outstanding early-career researchers
(for instance, they are permanent, and the terms of eligibility are
quite widely drawn).
website, the sidebar on the main page offers sections ‘about’, ‘apply’
(including a very useful FAQ), and ‘priority areas’ (of which the one
most likely to be of interest will probably be ‘Language, Text and
Performance’). Please do read the details, and, if you think this is an
opportunity you’d like to look into, just click on the relevant
contact email for your chosen priority area (or, if none of the areas
seems to fit, use the email that’s given for people outside the priority
areas). We’ll be delighted to hear from you!