We expect well qualified UK and EU students in certain disciplines within the School to be able to apply to the following research councils. Students should apply to the council that is most relevant to their area of study.
The University of Edinburgh is part of a consortium of eight Higher Education institutions which has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate doctoral studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland.
Under the Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) scheme, the consortium - comprised of the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Glasgow, Edinburgh, St Andrews, Stirling, Strathclyde and Glasgow School of Art - will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards in the majority of Arts and Humanities subjects. The consortium is organised through the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities.
Applications for the studentship and to study with us should be done online.
Further information on the studentships can be found on the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities website.
Applicants will be notified by Monday 9 February 2015 if they have been selected to go forward to the AHRC selection panels.
The University of Edinburgh is a member institution of the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science doctoral training college which is funded and accredited by the Social and Economic Research Council (ESRC).
The SGSSS DTC provides world-class postgraduate research and training in the social sciences across a wide range of disciplines, known as 'pathways', including Economic and Social History. The SGSSS DTC has 65 fully-funded ESRC studentships available for (UK and EU) students commencing their postgraduate studies in the 2015-2016 academic year.
If you wish to apply for a pathway scholarship in Economic and Social History, please initially read the application information on the SGSS DTC website fully, particularly the guidance links below.
If you wish to apply, we strongly encourage you to make contact with Dr Nuala Zahedieh, firstname.lastname@example.org, in advance of the final deadline, to express initial interest.
Please then complete the initial School pathway-level application form below no later than noon on January 30, 2015. You should submit the signed copy to the Graduate School Office, William Robertson Wing 2.29. Note that if you have not already done so, you must also submit an application for study with us before you can proceed any further with your scholarship application.
Following the deadline, we will review all initial School pathway applications and inform candidates of the outcome on February 2, 2015.
Successful applicants will thereafter be sent a link to the application portal and must register via by February 6, 2015.
After registration, nominated students must fully complete the online application process via the portal by February 20, 2015.
Please address inquiries abouit the application process for these awards to the Graduate School office in the first instance.
If you have an academic enquiry, please contact the Graduate School Director.
This article was published on Jan 15, 2015