Scholarships & funding opportunities

Cunningham Trust PhD Studentship

The Cunningham Trust supports PhD Studentship Awards  for projects in any of the biomedical, physical, clinical or engineering sciences or in medical education, provided that the research addresses a question of relevance to human health.

  • Number of scholarships 3
  • Value Fees, consumbles and c£14.5k stipend pa
  • Opens 31 March 2016
  • Deadline 31 July 2016
  • Help with Tuition fees, Living costs, Equipment and study costs
  • Duration 3 years


The research training must be tailored to research into any matters relating to the causation, prevention, diagnosis or treatment of illness or to the development of medical or surgical appliances or  enhancement of  teaching and learning  in healthcare.

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How to apply

Once the Application Form is complete, it should be emailed to by 31st July, 2016.  One printed copy of the application form, which incorporates all original signatures, must also be sent to: Yana Lagatski, Thorntons, Kinburn Castle, St Andrews, KY16 9DR by 31st July, 2016.


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