As part of the scholarship funding, you'll receive full funding for your tuition fees at the Home/EU rate. You'll also receive a maintenance grant in line with the UK Research Council's standard stipend(currently £15,009 for 2019/20). In addition, you'll receive a bursary of £550 awarded by the AHRC and you may be able to access other funding from project partners.
Please note you'll need to be able to commence your research studies on either 1st October 2019 or 1st January 2020.
As part of the application process, you'll require two academic or (relevant professional) references.
You'll also be required to submit:
- Curriculum vitae (no more than 2 sides of A4)
- Sample of writing (indicative maximum of 3,000 words) such as a dissertation, extended essay or professional writing piece
- A covering letter outlining your suitability for the scholarship and interest in the topic
The selection process will include an interview for shortlisted applicants.