-The awards are open to UK, EU and overseas students applying to start their first year of study for a research degree in 2016-2017. Award applicants should contact the School with whom they intend to study before applying for the award to ascertain whether the funding is available for the discipline involved.
-Applicants must have already applied for admission to a full-time PhD research programme of study at the University. Applicants intending to study a part-time PhD research programme will only be considered for the scholarship if they have the approval of the School they wish to study with.
-Candidates are required to have good English Language skills with scholarship applicants normally requiring a minimum IELTS of 7.0 achieved within the past two years. Please note that scholarship application will not be considered if student’s IELTS results are not known to the University.
-Please also note that if they have applied for consecutive registration where they will start their master’s programme of study in 2016 and PhD the following year in 2017, that they will not be eligible to apply for a Principal’s Career Development Scholarship in 2016. Principal’s awards cannot be held concurrently with fully-funded scholarships but can be held with partial awards such as the Edinburgh Global Research Scholarships.
– Their personal details;
-Details of any degrees tehy hold or expect to hold;
– Any relevant details from their employment or training history;
– Details of journal articles they have had published;
– The topic of their proposed research;
– A research outline of no more than 300 words;
– A personal statement of no more than 300 words;
– Details of any other scholarships or awards they hold or have held.
Read more: Principal's Career Development PhD Scholarships in UK, 2016-2017 Scholarship Positions 2016 2017