Scholarships

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There are a number of scholarship and funding opportunities that you may be eligible to apply for.

Further information can also be found at phd.leeds.ac.uk


Postgraduate Doctoral Loan

If you start a postgraduate doctoral course - such as a PhD - from September 2020, you may be able to apply for a government-backed loan.


AHC Doctoral Scholarships 

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures has a number of scholarships available to support postgraduate researchers starting a PhD in October 2020.

As well as proposals in the School's research areas, applications are welcome for funding of interdisciplinary research proposals across multiple Schools within the Faculty.

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Leeds Doctoral Scholarships (UK/EU)

The Leeds Doctoral Scholarship offers a number of funded scholarships across many disciplines and is awarded in recognition of excellence.

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Collaborative Doctoral Awards

The "appliance of science"? Appeals to medical and scientific expertise in British advertising, 1930 – 1980

In collaboration with the History of Advertising Trust.

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The Global Responsibility of Engineers and the Engineering Profession 

In collaboration with Engineers Without Borders UK

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School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science Scholarship

The School  has a number of scholarships available to support UK/EU or international postgraduate researchers studying on a full-time or part-time basis. 

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The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities Competition Studentships

The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) is a Doctoral Training Partnership of the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York.

You can apply for funding to support your PhD study through their Open Competition Studentships after you have received an offer from us. 

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ERC-funded PhD studentship in Philosophy

The School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science at the University of Leeds is offering one studentship for a student commencing a full-time PhD in Philosophy in October 2020. 
This forms part of the ERC-funded project Group Thinking: New Foundations.

The deadline has now passed.


Alumni bursary

If you are a former student of the University of Leeds you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary


Other scholarship opportunities

Fees

Our postgraduate research fees are set independently and reviewed on an annual basis. For the latest information, visit the University’s PhD fees website