Funding for Research Students
The School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy offers an invigorating educational experience built upon our international reputation for research and our excellent teaching. The School's research places it amongst the best in the UK. The School will be offering fully funded postgraduate research opportunities in 2017/18.
Applications are now being accepted for the ESRC studentships, the Bonnart Trust PhD scholarship and the Stuart Hall PhD scholarship for October 2017 entry.
Theis delighted to announce its participation in the ESRC-funded UCL, Bloomsbury and East London Doctoral Training Partnership.
The Schoolwill offer up to 6 fully funded MPhil/PhD Postgraduate Research Scholarships for 2017/18 entry.
Closing date for applications: Friday, 3 February 2017.
A fully funded three year postgraduate Bonnart Trust PhD Scholarship, to commence in October 2017, will be awarded by the School to an outstanding candidate whose research topic explores one of the following themes:
- Diversity and Belonging
- Minorities and Social Justice.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 1 February 2017.
A funded three year full-time or five year part-time PhD Scholarship, to commence in October 2017, will be awarded to an outstanding candidate whose research topic explores one of the following themes:
- Cultural Studies
- Psychosocial Studies
- ‘Race’ and Ethnicity Studies
- Visual Arts
- Politics and Sociology
Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 1 March 2017.
In partnership with Birkbeck, University of London, the Mercers' Company, as the premier livery company of the City of London, wishes to award one doctoral studentship in the history of London starting in October 2017.
We offer a number of scholarships specifically for international students. Some are offered directly by Birkbeck; others are offered in partnership with other organisations.