The STFC award covers Home/EU PhD fees, a tax-free living allowance at Research Council UK rates (currently £15,009 per annum for 2019-20 and rising in line with inflation) and research/training expenses for 3.5 years.
Applicants will have an excellent academic record and should have received or be expected to receive a relevant first or upper-second class honours degree in a relevant subject (usually Chemistry or Physics). The full award is available to UK and to EU students who have been ordinarily resident in the UK for the previous 3 years. Overseas (non EU) students are not eligible to apply.
How to apply:
Please submit a formal application using our online application system at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/phd/apply, including a CV, degree transcripts and certificates, statement of interest and names of two academic referees. On the application system use Programme of Study – PhD Chemistry.
For enquiries about the application process contact: [email protected] .
For enquiries about the project contact Prof Wendy Brown ([email protected])
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