Linguistics and English Language

Funding PhD research

School research support grants

About school research support grants

Support is available to PPLS PhD students for research activities (eg conference attendance, research travel, payment of participants), and for the activities supporting research impact (ie, relating your research to wider society).

The amount requested will be monitored by the School Postgraduate Office.

Eligibility

Preference will be given to students in years 1-3 of full time study, or the part time equivalent. However, claims by students outwith their prescribed period of study may be considered.

Applications must be accompanied by a case for support from the applicant's supervisor. Please ensure that you give your supervisor enough time to consider your application and are able to submit by the deadlines specified

Applications in support of publication fees may not be eligible

How to apply

All applications must be submitted electronically.

Deadlines

1st November 2019

3rd February 2020

1st May 2020

3rd August 2020

Feedback

Feedback is required to be submitted for activity that you are awarded a grant for. The deadline for this is usually one month after the activity takes place.