College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Prospective Research Students

Information for prospective Research students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Interested in starting your research career in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences?  

These web pages will provide advice about applying for a PhD and sources of funding.

Funding opportunities

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Funding opportunities for PhD study

Resources

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Advice and information on looking for additional scholarship opportunities, the scholarship process, including how to write a compelling proposal and tips for being successful.

Our Scholars

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Learn more about the great work our scholars are doing!