College of Arts and Law Distance Learning Doctoral Research Scholarship(s)

Level of study
Doctoral research
Subject area
Arts and Law, African Studies, American and Canadian Studies, Antiquity, Archaeology, Classics and Ancient History, Drama and Theatre Arts, English Language and Linguistics, English Literature, Film and Creative Writing, Heritage, History, History of Art, Law, Modern Languages and Cultures, Music, Philosophy, Theology and Religion
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 02/03/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The College of Arts and Law is pleased to be able to offer a funding opportunity for distance learning students, studying Doctoral programmes starting in the 2018-2019 academic year.

These awards are open to prospective home/EU and overseas students, studying in all Schools in the College:  

Current students will also be eligible to apply, as long as they have at least 12 months (or part-time equivalent) left on their normal registration from the start of the 2018-2019 academic year.

Value of Award

Awards are worth up to £3,000 for full-time home/EU students and up to £10,000 for full-time overseas students and are paid as a contribution towards tuition fees. The value of the award will be adjusted pro-rata for part-time students. 

Eligibility Criteria

The scholarships are open to prospective or current students undertaking full-time or part-time distance learning Doctoral research programmes, worldwide.

How to Apply

In order to apply, you must be a current student or have completed an application to study. You will then need to complete our online application form. Your application must also be supported by two references.

For detailed advice  and to complete the online application form, please visit our College of Arts and Law scholarships how to apply page.

The deadline for applying is Friday 2 March at 4pm.

Further information

If you would like any further information, please email or telephone 0121 414 8442 or 0121 414 6627.