Faculty of Science Scholarships: Apply

If you are considrering a Faculty of Science Scholarship, please note the following before you submit your application through the University of Sheffield's postgraduate online application system.

The form you will complete is divided into two parts:

  • Part 1 is for personal information, including English language ability, and previous education and employment. You have to complete all of the mandatory fields in this part (marked with a *) before you can go on to Part 2.
  • Part 2 is where you select the postgraduate research project you want to apply for. You can apply for a total of three 'standard PhD' projects. To be considered for these fully funded opportunities please select 'University of Sheffield Scholarship' in the 'Funding' section. You will then be asked to fill in an additional 'Scholarship Application', where you should select 'University scholarships'.

Apply: Postgraduate online application form

Note for Chinese nationals or those ordinarily resident in mainland China:

If you are eligible for the Chinese Scholarship Council scheme, please also indicate on your application form whether or not you would like to be considered for funding through this scheme.

Find out more about the China Scholarship Council scheme