Psychology Doctoral Studentship – funding available from the University of Essex

The Department of Psychology at the University of Essex is looking for research students to apply for one funded opportunity leading to a PhD.

The award is a full Home/EU fee waiver, or equivalent fee discount for overseas students, living costs of £14,777 per year, a departmental allowance of approximately £500 per year to support your studies, and a total of £2,500 to invest in training including conferences and travel. Funding will be paid each year for three years of study.

Eligibility

To apply for PhD funding (for three years of study), you will need:

  • a high 2.1 or first-class undergraduate degree, or an MSc Psychology, or a related discipline, and
  • hold an offer of a PhD supervised by a member of staff in our Department of Psychology starting October 2019.

Application process and deadlines

To begin, get in touch with a potential supervisor to discuss your application. Once you have agreement from a supervisor, make a formal application for PhD study online:
http://www.essex.ac.uk/postgraduate-research-degrees/applying-to-essex

The deadline for applying for PhD study is 15 January 2019.

In addition, to apply for funding, complete our online form online:
http://www.essex.ac.uk/fees-and-funding/research/scholarships/psychology.aspx

Applications for the University of Essex Psychology Doctoral Scholarship close on 4 February 2019.

More information » here.