PhD Scholarships for UK, EU and International Students in the field of Medicine, Dentistry & Health at University of Sheffield in UK

 Study Subject(s):

Courses offered by the University of Sheffield.

Course Level:

This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD degree level.

Scholarship Provider:

University of Sheffield

Scholarship can be taken at:

UK

Eligibility:

- You should have, or expect to achieve, a first or upper second class UK honours degree or equivalent.
- You should be applying to start your first year of study on a full-time or part-time PhD with the University in the 2013-14 academic year (i.e. after 1st August 2013, exact start date to be agreed with your supervisor/ department).
- Awards are open to UK, EU and international applicants.

Scholarship Open for International Students:

The international Students can apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship Description:

The University of Sheffield invests a significant amount of funding each year in order to support the very best postgraduate research students. For entry in 2013-14, each Faculty is offering a number of scholarship awards on a competitive basis.

Number of awards offered:

Each faculty is offering a number of scholarship awards on a competitive basis.

Tenure of award:

These scholarships fund up to three years full-time or six years part-time study, subject to satisfactory progress. Part-time studentships are paid at 50% of the full-time rate.

What does it cover?

- Fees (UK/EU or Overseas) and a full stipend at the RCUK rate (full-time rate £13,590 in 2012-13).
Fees (UK/EU or Overseas) and a half stipend (full-time rate £6,795 in 2012-13).
- A contribution towards fees or living expenses.

Other Benefits: 

Not Known

Selection criteria:

Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis – applications are assessed on the basis of academic success and qualifications, experience, research background, a clear well-articulated research proposal, the potential impact of the research and a good match with supervisor/ departmental expertise.

Notification:

You can expect to hear if your scholarship application has been successful by the end of April 2013.

Scholarship Application Deadline:

Do submit your applications till 1st February 2013.

How to Apply:

The mode of applying is online

Further Scholarship Information and Application