Scholarships & funding opportunities

Strathclyde Research Studentship Scheme - Student Excellence Awards (University SEA)

The Student Excellence Awards are awarded to students with, or who are expected to obtain, a 1st class honours with an outstanding emerging academic track record, with internal and external recognition and a proven commitment to the field of study.

Under the Strathclyde Research Studentship scheme the University awards around 70 PhD studentships annually for students commencing their postgraduate studies across all 4 Faculties; Business, Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences and Science. The funds are split between Student Excellence Awards, Research Excellence Awards and John Anderson Research Awards. Students successful in the 2020/21 competition will commence studies in October 2020.

  • Number of scholarships 35
  • Value Home/EU Fees and Stipend
  • Opens 1 November 2019
  • Deadline 31 March 2020
  • Help with Tuition fees, Living costs
  • Duration 3 years

Eligibility

All students (Home/EU and International) are eligible for University-funded SRSS awards.

Academic qualifications

Funding is provided for excellent students with at least a 2.1 undergraduate degree (or equivalent). Faculties may set a 1st class honours degree requirement.

Contact us

Applications are made by academic supervisors and, in the first instance, interested candidates should contact the department/supervisor they are interested in working with.

How to apply

Applications are made by academic supervisors and, in the first instance, interested candidates should contact the department/supervisor they are interested in working with.