Elphinstone PhD Scholarships

A number of Elphinstone PhD Scholarships are available across the arts, humanities and social sciences, linked to specific, individual research projects.  These Scholarships cover the entirety of tuition fees for a PhD student of any nationality commencing full-time study in October 2014, for the three-year duration of their studies.  Research projects in the following areas are supported by an Elphinstone PhD Scholarship - simply click on the link to find out more:

How Do I Apply?

To apply for an Elphinstone PhD Scholarship, you should apply for a PhD place in the normal way, stating:

  • Answer “Yes, someone else is funding my studies” to the funding question and insert “Elphinstone PhD Scholarship” in the box
  • Insert the name of the lead supervisor in the Name of Proposed Supervisor section
  • Insert the research project title in the “Studentship Title” box 
  • Candidates should simultaneously register their desire to be considered by emailing the Graduate School Administrator, Ann Marie Johnston, at a.m.johnston@abdn.ac.uk.

The date by which the above should be undertaken is Friday 6 June 2014.  Selection will be made on the basis of academic merit.