Graduate Research Scholarships (GRS) for Prospective and Current UCL Research Students from any Country at University College London in UK 2013
Study Subject(s): Any Subject.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing graduate degree level.
Scholarship Provider: University College London.
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
– In receipt of the offer of admission to or currently registered at UCL for full- or part-time research degree programme, and;
– Holding or expecting to achieve at least an upper second-class Honours UK undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification.
Scholarship Open for International Students: This Scholarship is open for international Students.
Scholarship Description: UCL Graduate Research Scholarships aim to attract high-quality students to undertake research at UCL.
Number of awards offered: Up to 17 UCL Graduate Research Scholarships (GRS) are available annually to prospective and current UCL research students from any country.
Duration of award(s): Students are undertaking integrated four-year doctoral programmes the award will be extended to the final year of study.
What does it cover? The scholarships consist of fees equivalent to the standard postgraduate UK/EU rate (2012/13: £4,200) plus a maintenance stipend of £15,590 per annum (subject to confirmation) for full-time study. (Benefits are calculated ‘pro rata’ for part-time students). The scholarship also includes additional research costs at a level up to £1,000 per year for the stated duration of the programme.
Selection criteria: Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and research potential. Financial circumstances are not taken into account.
Notification: The selection panel meets in late March/early April.
How to Apply: There is one common application procedure and form for a number of research student scholarship schemes. Applicants will be considered for a UCL GRS, and overseas fee payers will also be considered for the UCL Overseas Research Scholarships (ORS). You only need to complete one application form to be considered for any of these funding schemes, provided you fulfill the relevant eligibility criteria.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 8 February 2013.