Scholarships and Student Funding

School of Social and Political Science

There are a number of scholarship schemes available. Before applying for any scholarship, please visit the School of Social and Political Science webpage for information and guidance.

School awards

The School of Social and Political Science is pleased to offer funded PhD awards for 2022-2023 entry.

Alice Brown PhD Scholarship

A 6-year PhD scholarship offering a programme of advanced study, ongoing research,professional training and development.

The Chrystal Macmillan PhD Scholarship

This scholarship is offered by the School of Social and Political Science to a new PhD student studying a field relevant to Chrystal Macmillan.

Macqueen Scholarship

A generous donation from The Julie-Ann Macqueen Trust will fund a PhD in Social Work for students whose research focuses on one-parent families.