The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science is the UK's largest facilitator of funding, training and support for doctoral students in social science. The school is funded jointly by the Economic and Social Research Council and the Scottish Funding Council.
The scholarship is available as a +3 or a 1+3 programme depending on prior research training and includes:
• an annual maintenance grant at the RCUK rate (2018/19 rate £14,777 full-time)
• fees at the standard Home rate
• students can also draw on a pooled Research Training Support Grant, usually up to a maximum of £750 per year