PhD Scholarships at university of Glasgow 2014 for EU, UK and International Students

University of Glasgow offers 22 scholarships for PhD students in an area of research linked to the college of Social Sciences. Home/EU and international applicants are eligible to apply as well as students already in their first year of a University of Glasgow’s PhD. Both full-time and part-time students are eligible. The scholarship will run for a maximum of three years full-time or 5 years part-time commencing on September/October 2014. The application deadline is 3rd February 2014.

Study Subject (s) Available: Scholarships are awarded at the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas: Adam Smith Business School Subjects: Accounting & Finance; Economics and Management, School of Education, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, School of Law and School of Social & Political Sciences Subjects: Central & East European Studies; Economic & Social History; Politics; Sociology, Anthropology & Applied Social  Sciences and  Urban Studies

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of Glasgow.

Scholarship Provider: University of Glasgow, UK

Eligibility: Home/EU and international applicants are eligible to apply as well as students already in their first year of University of Glasgow PhD. Both full-time and part-time students are eligible.

Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/EU and international applicants can apply for these scholarships.

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for up to 22 Scholarships being offered by the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research. Home/EU and international applicants are eligible to apply as well as students already in their first year of a University of Glasgow PhD. Both full-time and part-time students are eligible.

Number of award(s): 22 PhD scholarships will be offered.

Duration of award(s): Scholarships will be offered for three years.

What does it cover? The scholarship will run for a maximum of three years full-time or 5 years part-time commencing on September /October 2014 and will provide: -an annual bursary equivalent to the RCUK rate – £13,863 (£6931.50 part-time) for 2014/15 – fees at the standard Home/EU or International rate -a research support grant of £750 (£375 part-time) per annum

Selection Criteria: Applications will be shortlisted by a school selection panel using the following criteria: Out of 10 for academic record and references Out of 10 for research proposal Out of 5 for supervision and training

Notification: The final selection will be made by a college selection panel and candidates will be notified by Monday 31st March 2014.

How to Apply: Applicants not currently studying for a PhD at the University of Glasgow must identify a potential supervisor prior to submitting an application, in order to secure a reference. The researcher search toolis available to help in identifying a potential supervisor. All applicants should complete and collate the following documentation then attach to a single email and send to alan.mcconnell-at-glasgow.ac.uk.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 3rd February 2014.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application