We are the UK's leading organisation dedicated to realising the potential of scientists and engineers returning to research following a career break

Latest News

New Annual Review 2016, Making an Impact 30 years on, now available

Last year was an incredible and eventful year for the Daphne Jackson Trust as we celebrated thirty years since Daphne awarded the first Fellowships at the University of Surrey.

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Over 180 delegates attend the most inspiring Daphne Jackson Trust Research Conference yet!

The Daphne Jackson Trust’s 4th biennial Research Conference took place on Thursday 2 November 2017 at the Royal Society in London.

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What we do

The aims of the Daphne Jackson Trust are:

• to enable women and men to return to research with confidence after a career break
• to maintain a talented STEM workforce by offering flexible fellowships
• to support equality and diversity in the workplace
• to develop partnerships that extend the reach and increase the impact of the work of the Trust

The Daphne Jackson Trust website is changing!


The current Daphne Jackson Trust website is now under review and will be replaced within the next couple of months for a new and improved website.
Please note during this change over period, some of our current content may not be up to date, but we are working hard to fix any problems and will be unveiling our new website soon.

Thank you
The Daphne Jackson Trust team