University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship in UK, 2016

University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship in UK , and applications are submitted till 1st February 2016. University of Glasgow is inviting applications for college of social sciences scholarship. Prospective Home/EU and International PhD students (start date between October 2016 and January 2017) are eligible to apply.  Students already in the first year of a University of Glasgow PhD (start date between 1stSeptember 2015 and 1st September 2016) are also eligible to apply. Full details: 

School(Institutions/ Country): University of Glasgow | UK

Level: PhD degree

Field(s): Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas: Business, Accounting & Finance, Economics, Management, Education, Interdisciplinary Studies, Law, Social & Political Sciences, Central & East European Studies, Economic & Social History, Politics , sociology and Urban Studies at University of Glasgow.

Deadline: 1st February 2016

Funded By: University of Glasgow, UK

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship is targeted for Home/EU and International students can apply for these scholarships.

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

‣ Award No: Up to 16 scholarships are offered.

‣ Scholarship Duration: Scholarships are offered for a maximum of 3 years full-time or 5 years.

Scholarship covers: The scholarship will run for a maximum of 3 years full-time or 5 years part-time commencing between October 2016 and January 2017 and will provide:

  • an annual maintenance grant (stipend) equivalent to the RCUK rate (£14,254 full-time/£8552.40 part-time tbc for 2016/17)
  • fees at the standard Home/EU or International rate
  • a research support grant of £750 (£450 part-time) per annum
  • Stipends are paid August-July, in line with the University of Glasgow financial year.
  • Successful applicants will be funded up until the end of their 3rd year of full-time PhD studies or their 5thyear of part-time PhD studies.

Description

‣ Applications are invited for up to 16 University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship being offered by the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas.

‣ This is a highly competitive prestigious competition attracting a large number of applications and only high quality candidates will be shortlisted.

Eligibility




‣ Prospective Home/EU and International PhD students (start date between October 2016 and January 2017) are eligible to apply for this University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship

‣ Students already in the first year of a University of Glasgow PhD (start date between 1stSeptember 2015 and 1st September 2016) are also eligible to apply.

‣ Both full-time and part-time students are eligible.  Only students based at a University of Glasgow campus are eligible for the scholarship.  Distance learning students are not eligible.

‣ Students are not permitted to hold a College of Social Sciences Scholarship simultaneously with any other scholarship.


Selection criteria for University of Glasgow College of Social Sciences Scholarship

‣ 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 21stMarch 2016.


Scholarship Application Method

‣ Applicants not currently studying for a PhD in the College of Social Sciences must identify a potential supervisor prior to submitting an application, in order to secure a reference and develop a research proposal. 

‣ Please contact the relevant School PGR Director or Subject PGR Convenor listed above, in order to identify potential supervisors based on your proposed area of research. 

‣ All applicants should attach the following documentation to a single email and send to alan.mcconnell-at-glasgow.ac.uk

Scholarship Application Form

‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 1st February 2016.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


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