University of Manchester President’s Doctoral Scholar: The University of Manchester is offering the President’s Doctoral Scholar (PDS) for meritorious students 2018/2019
Application Deadline: Friday 2nd March 2018 at 5pm.
Offered Annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All
To Be Taken At (Country): UK
Field of Study: Law
Type: PhD, Research
Eligibility: Applicants should have (or expect to obtain) a first-class honours degree and a master’s degree with merit or distinction (or equivalent). They should have a track-record of engaging with research. This may include contributions to publications/articles, promoting their research to a wider audience, prizes/accolades for previous research work, setting up research collaborations with other groups etc.
Number of Awards: 1
Value of Award: The awards are allocated to our most outstanding applicants seeking PhD training opportunities starting from academic year 2018-19. The PDS award will include full Home or Overseas tuition fees and an annual stipend of at least RCUK minimum stipend rate for 2018-19 (£14,764) + £1,000.
Duration of Program: 3 years commencing September 2018
How to Apply:
- Applications for PDS funding and all supporting documentation must be received in the School by Friday 2nd March 2018 at 5pm.
- Please note that this is a strict deadline and applications received after 5pm on the date once set will not be included in the competition. Incomplete applications will also not be considered.
- In order to ensure that you are ready to apply for the funding, please submit your PhD application by the beginning of February 2018 at the latest. If you are not in receipt of an offer you will not be included in the competition.
Award Providers: University of Manchester