PhD Scholarships

Would you like to do a PhD at the Information School, University of Sheffield?

The University of Sheffield has announced its annual Scholarship Competition. Candidates wishing to study at the Information School could apply to a number of the available schemes. Contact us on to find out more and check your eligibility.

To apply you will need a strong academic record and a research proposal describing the project you want to undertake. The Information School has prepared a list of possible PhD topics and supervisors as well as a guide to writing a PhD proposal.

It is recommended that you work with a member of staff in the Information School to develop your proposal to maximise your chances of being successful in the scholarship competition.

The final date for submissions to the scholarship competition is 24th January 2018 at 17:00 GMT. The Information School is able to offer additional input on proposals submitted by the 17th January 2018.