Carnegie/Caledonian PhD Scholarship

The prestigious Carnegie PhD Scholarship scheme supports graduates with first class Honours undergraduate degrees from a Scottish university, who wish to pursue three years of postgraduate research leading to a PhD at a university in Scotland. There is no restriction on the subject or field.
  • Number of scholarships 5
  • Value c £18,100pa
  • Opens 7 November 2016
  • Deadline 27 January 2017
  • Help with Equipment and study costs, Tuition fees, Living costs
  • Duration 3 years

Eligibility

Candidates must hold/be expected to obtain a 1st class degree from a Scottish University (Alongside existing graduates, final year undergraduate students expecting to achieve a First-Class Honours degree are also eligible for nomination. In faculties which do not award Honours, e.g. Medicine, the equivalent standard will be expected.)

Contact us

In the first instance, candidates should contact a potential supervisor in the department/school of their choice.

How to apply

To be considered, prospective PhD students must be selected as candidates by the University of Strathclyde and have their nomination approved before their application pack is submitted to the Trust by the University. In the first instance, candidates should contact a potential supervisor in the department/school of their choice.

Applications received without the required institutional approval will not be accepted. A student can only be nominated by one university and multiple nominations for the same student are not permissible.