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2014-2015 University Prize Scholarships at University of Sheffield in UK

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Each year the University of Sheffield offers a small number of University Prize Scholarships to the very best PhD applicants. Scholarships are available for UK, EU or Overseas students. These scholarships fund up to three years full-time or six years part-time study and covers full tuition fees, an annual, tax-free maintenance stipend, a research training support grant per year for study visits, conferences, books, consumables and equipment. Scholarships are awarded on competitive basis. Online application must be submitted by 3rd February 2014.

About Scholarship: Each year the University offers a small number of University Prize Scholarships to the very best PhD applicants. If you’re among the brightest and best in your field, we want to hear from you. These scholarships are open to applicants in all subjects.

Study: The scholarship is provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Sheffield in UK.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing PhD level at University of Sheffield in UK.
Scholarship Provider: University of Sheffield
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:
•You should have, or expect to achieve, a first or upper second class UK honors degree or equivalent.
•You should be applying to start your first year of study on a full-time or part-time PhD with the University in the 2014-15 academic years (i.e. after 1st August 2014, exact start date to be agreed with your supervisor/ department).
•Awards are open to UK, EU and international applicants.

Scholarship Open for: UK, EU or International applicants are eligible for this PhD Scholarship.

Number of awards: Each year the University offers a small number of University Prize Scholarships.

Duration: These scholarships fund up to three years full-time or six years part-time study, subject to satisfactory progress.

Value: For new PhD students starting in 2014-15, the University Prize Scholarships will pay:
•full tuition fees (UK, EU or Overseas)
•an annual, tax-free maintenance stipend of £20,000
•a Research Training Support Grant of £2,500 per year for study visits, conferences, books, consumables and equipment. These scholarships fund up to three years full-time or six years part-time study, subject to satisfactory progress. Part-time studentships are paid at 50% of the full-time rate (i.e. £10,000 maintenance per year).

Selection Criteria: Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis – applications are assessed on the basis of academic success and qualifications, experience, research background, a clear well-articulated research proposal, the potential impact of the research and a good match with supervisor/ departmental expertise.
Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis – applications are assessed on the basis of academic success and qualifications, experience, research background, a clear well-articulated research proposal, the potential impact of the research and a good match with supervisor/ departmental expertise.

Notification: Your application will be reviewed by scholarship panels, and you will be informed of the outcome after the February deadline, and before the end of May 2014.

Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Deadline: The closing date for University Prize scholarship applications is Monday 3rd February 2014 at 12 noon. Late applications will not be accepted in any circumstances.

Further Information: http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/research/scholarships/prize

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