is offering one £5,000 scholarship plus a number of smaller awards to students intending to commence PhD study in any subject in Autumn 2017.


Students of any nationality are welcome to apply.

Scholarships are available for all subjects.

To be eligible to win, you must have formally accepted a place to study in Autumn (to start between September and October) 2017. You are not eligible to enter if you are continuing existing PhD study.

You must register to receive application information by signing up to the FindAPhD e-newsletter.


One £5,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Only one scholarship per person will be awarded.

How to Apply

To apply, you will need to register to receive the FindAPhD e-newsletter, where further application information will be provided.

Closing of Application

The closing date is on 31 August 2017.

To apply for this scholarship, please visit