We invest heavily in PhD study and the development of our postgraduate community.
- University of Sheffield Research Scholarships - Not currently open
- Hossein Farmy Scholarships - Now open
- China Scholarship Council - Now open
The University also directly funds project-specific scholarships, such as joint Projects with the A*STAR consortium in Singapore. When available these projects will be advertised in the PhD projects directory.
The UK Research Councils are a major source of financial support for research postgraduates.
Departments and Supervisors may have funding for specific projects throughout the year. When available these projects may be advertised in the PhD projects directory or information provided on Departmental webpages
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.
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