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Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures

The University of Sheffield Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures is offering fully-funded 4 year PhD projects with supervisors based in The Department of Geography.

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WRoCAH studentships

The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) is offering over 50 AHRC studentships this year to candidates with a place for doctoral study at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield or York.

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ESRC White Rose DTP opportunities

Our students are part of a research environment in which postgraduates can thrive. See our scholarship opportunities to learn more about PhD funding for 2017/18 entry.

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Geography at Sheffield

Find out more about postgraduate study at the Department of Geography from our course director and current students.

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How to apply

Contact one of our academics to supervise your research and assist with your application. View guidance on writing and submitting your research proposal.

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Funding your PhD

View funding opportunities and fees. Funded projects and scholarships will appear here when they are available.

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