London Metropolitan University Vice Chancellor’s Research Scholarship Scheme in UK, 2017/2018
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in the three areas of research within the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities:- The three areas of research are: Scholarship 1 – Social Professions
Applications are invited in the areas of: State responses to violence against women; domestic violence; sexual violence (including sexual harassment); harmful practices; sexual exploitation; child sexual abuse/exploitation, Community Development, Early Childhood, Public health, Housing and Regeneration, Initial Teacher Training, Refugee Assessment and Guidance Unit, Social Work, Youth and Community Work, Public Administration
Scholarship 2 – Media, Culture and Communications
Applications are invited in the areas of: Applied Linguistics and TESOL, Creative and Professional Writing, English and American Studies, Interpreting and Translation, Journalism, Library and Information Management, Media, Digital Media and Film, Theatre and Performance Practice
Scholarship 3 – Social Sciences
Applications are invited in the areas of: Criminology, Education Studies, Politics and International Relations, Sociology, Social Policy and Anthropology, Trade Union Studies.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme (MPhil/PhD) at London Metropolitan University.
Scholarship Provider: London Metropolitan University, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: All scholarships are only available for students who are not currently registered for a postgraduate research degree. This means that eligible students currently completing taught postgraduate degrees – that is, MAs and MScs – are welcome to apply. All scholarships are subject to regular review through the assessment of successful progression by the relevant Research Student Progress Group (RSPG).
Scholarship Open for International Students: Only home/EU applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.
Scholarship Description: The Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities is offering three fees-only scholarships for successful applicants for the equivalent of up to three years full-time study or six years part-time, subject to successful progression. Only home/EU applicants are eligible. Applicants should not currently be registered for a postgraduate research degree.
Number of award(s): London Metropolitan University is offering three Postgraduate Research VC Scholarships (MPhil/PhD).
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are available for successful applicants for the equivalent of up to three years full-time study or six years part-time, subject to successful progression.
What does it cover? All Scholarships cover the cost of Home/EU tuition fees only for the equivalent of up to 3 years full time.
Notification: Applications will be reviewed by subject specialists. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed. Interviews will likely take place in August and September 2016. The selection committee reserves the right to award no scholarships or fewer than 3 scholarships if suitable applications are not received. All applications are subject to the availability of suitable supervision at London Met.
How to Apply: Completed application forms and fee status questionnaires should be emailed to: vcscholarships-at-londonmet.ac.uk and should include ‘VC Scholarship Application’ in the subject line/box of the email.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 July 2016 for October 2016 start.