Sêr Cymru is a multi-million pound funding programme to bring scientific talent into research posts in Wales.

First published:
20 June 2019
Last updated:

We have attracted 12 Sêr Cymru chairs to Welsh Universities. We still fund 8 of these. All are continuing with ground-breaking research in their universities.

Sêr Cymru chairs:

There are 3 Sêr Cymru chairs who no longer funded by Welsh Government, but remain at the universities they came to:

Three National Research Networks were also funded under Sêr Cymru. Funding ceased in 2018. We hope that the institutions involved will continue to collaborate. We also hope they’ll use the experience and  contacts made through these networks.

National Research Networks: