- Postgraduate Office
- University of Edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh is part of a consortium of Universities in Scotland which have been awarded funding from the Economics & Social Research Council (ESRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Social Sciences in Scotland.
Under this Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) Scheme, the consortium will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards.
Further details on the DTP can be found at: http://www.socsciscotland.ac.uk/about_sgsss
To be considered for an ESRC award, please apply for admission to the University via the relevant School of study. Subject areas will have their own application deadlines. PhD students within the eligible subject areas who are currently in their first year of study are eligible to apply.
For further details on admission procedures and eligible subject areas for ESRC funding, please refer to the relevant School of study.
Criteria and guidance for the 2017 competition from SGSSS can be found at http://www.socsciscotland.ac.uk/studentships/how_to_apply
If you need additional guidance on how to prepare your application, please contact your relevant School for information in relation to applying for this award.
Applicants will be notified by 9 February 2017 if they have been selected to go forward to the ESRC selection panels.