PhD scholarships

We want our students to succeed. That is why we offer a range of scholarships to support excellent candidates.

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Scholarship funding

The application cycle for PhD Scholarships for 2020 entry is now closed.

SUMS scholarships

Sheffield University Management School offers a range of scholarships to support outstanding PhD candidates. Check back later when further details will be available.

Other funding bodies

Many charities, foundations and trusts provide funding for postgraduate study, from small grants to full scholarships.  Some are for specific subject areas while others have more general eligibility criteria - see our list of additional funding.

Find a PhD

Search for PhD opportunities at Sheffield and be part of our world-leading research.