President’s PhD Scholarships at Imperial College London, UK

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline:  11 November 2016 Open to: talented candidates with outstanding academic performances from Imperial College London, the UK and worldwide Scholarships full funding for tuition fees, a stipend of £20,800 per annum, a consumables fund of £2,000 per annum for the first 3 years of study


If you are a high performing undergraduate or Master’s student and have a strong desire to undertake a PhD programme at a world class research institution, you could be selected to receive full tuition fees and a generous stipend for a PhD place at Imperial College London. The President’s PhD Scholarships aims to provide up to 50 research students with great potential the opportunity to work within their chosen research field with the support of an excellent supervisor.

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Research Excellence Academy Scholarship

Posted on August 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: UK, EU and international applicants who propose to study their PhD on a full-time basis Scholarship: includes the UK/EU rate of tuition fee and £14,296 living expenses per year


Interested in connections between memory, heritage and identity in Europe?  This project examines how and why particular historical moments are mythologised for symbolic effect in official and non-official heritage practice and in political discourse. You will explore this over a variety of cultural forms, including social media, connecting uses of the past to contemporary discourses of European and anti-European identities.

The PhD project will benefit from and complement a major EU-funded award led by the primary supervisor – Critical Heritages: performing and representing identities in Europe... Read More »

Accountancy and Finance PhD Scholarships in UK

Posted on August 5th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 August 2016 Open to: applicants must have the equivalent a First Class Honours undergraduate degree, as well as a Masters degree with an average mark of 65% or higher and a dissertation mark of 65% or higher Scholarship: maintenance allowance of £ 14,296 and research support allowance of £ 2,250


The Department of Accountancy, Economics and Finance at Heriot-Watt University is offering a small number of scholarships in the areas of Accountancy and Finance to start in the academic year 2016-17. The term of the scholarships is three years.

There is a list of potential supervisors with the general areas in which they are willing to supervise PhDs, plus, in some cases, (i) the more specific issues/questions they are willing to supervise within those... Read More »

PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Reading

Posted on July 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 August 2016 Open to: candidates with strong research interest and ability in Archaeology, Geography or Environmental Science Remuneration: fully funded for four years as a research student studying for a PhD (75% of time) and a teaching assistant (25% of time)


Applications are invited for the post of Graduate Teaching Assistant. The appointed person will be registered for a Part-Time PhD, while holding a contract of employment from the University of Reading which encompasses both doctoral studies and teaching responsibilities with an associated salary.

This innovative participatory action research (PAR) project will explore how family relations and an ethics of care are sustained across space in the context of forced migration and seeking asylum in the UK.

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Research Fellowships from Wellcome Trust

Posted on May 27th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 July 2016 Open to: postdoctoral or PhD scholars who sponsored by an established and normally senior member of the department Fellowship: research expenses and a salary, plus appropriate employer’s contributions


Wellcome Trust is currently inviting applications for its Research Fellowships with an aim to support humanities and social science scholars at all stages of their career but not in an established academic post, who wish to undertake a period of research in any area of human and animal health. Strong preference is given to applicants with a good prospect of achieving an academic career in the field.

The maximum duration is three years full-time equivalent. The awards are full-time but may be awarded on a part-time basis if a case can... Read More »

Google Digital News Journalist Fellowship in Reuters Institute

Posted on May 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 17 June 2016 Open to: mid-career journalists from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey Fellowship: programme fees, living allowance of  EUR 1,500 per month travel expenses to the UK


The Reuters Institute is seeking applications for Google Digital News Journalist Fellowships as part of its world renowned Journalist Fellowship Programme based at the Reuters Institute in Oxford. There are two fellowships available for two terms (6 months) starting in either October 2016 or January 2017.

The fellowships will appeal to journalists who are interested in the opportunity of producing a research paper based on some aspect of either the Digital News Report survey... Read More »

Alexander Nash Fellowship in Albanian Studies in London

Posted on May 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 May 2016 Open to: have a doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline; anthropology, cultural studies, economics, history, international relations, linguistics and literature, political science, sociology Fellowship: Grade 7 of the UCL salary scales, in the range GBP 33,686 – GBP 40,716 per annum


The Alexander Nash Fellow will undertake a two-year programme of research in one of the following disciplines, or at the interface of these disciplines: anthropology, cultural studies, economics, history, international relations, linguistics and literature, political science, sociology.

The Fellow will in addition develop teaching experience by contributing to The UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) programmes at both postgraduate and undergraduate levels for up to 6 hours per week over 20 weeks per... Read More »

PhD Studentship in Chemical Biology at Cardiff University in UK

Posted on March 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2016 Open to: holders of a minimum of an upper second-class honours degree (2:1) or European equivalent and a Masters in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related discipline Scholarships: full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National minimum (GBR 14,057 p.a. for 2015/16, updated each year)


Cardiff University is pleased to offer studentship in Chemical Biology to undertake PhD degree programme. Cardiff is established as one of Britain’s leading universities. Its ambition is to be among the top 100 universities in the world and top 20 in the UK.

Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship in Chemical Biology under the supervision of Dr Louis Luk in the School... Read More »

Let’s Make it Home: Seminar on Inclusion of IDPs/refugees

Posted on February 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 March 2016 Open to: youth and NGO representatives from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities Venue: 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine

About the seminar

Center for European Initiatives in cooperation with Active Ukrainians in Europe and Youth Peace Ambassadors Network will organize the seminar which will involve 36 youth and NGO representatives from 12 countries (Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities). It will take place on 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine. It is aimed at empowering youth and NGO workers with tools and practices in working on inclusion and humanitarian support of IDPs and refugees.

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PhD Studentships by the College of Humanities, Univ. of Exeter

Posted on January 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2016 Open to: international students in a relevant field of humanities Studentship: £14,057 plus tuition fees for eligible students


PhD studentships offered by College of Humanities, University of Exeter are available to support any excellent project connecting with, or across, disciplines taught at the University. Exeter’s researchers lead in a wide range of fields and debates in the Humanities. Current areas of enquiry include :

Conflict and security; Sexuality and society; Medical history and culture; European modernism; Global cinema: history, criticism, production; Performance history and culture; Connectivity in the ancient world; Interdisciplinary medieval and early modern studies; Environmental Humanities; Global and Imperial Studies. Eligibility Successful applicants normally have a good first degree (at least 2.1, or international equivalent) in a relevant field of humanities); Have obtained, or are currently working towards a Master’s degree... Read More »