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Faculty of Humanities 2015-16 Postgraduate funding

Published: 20 October 2014 Origin:  Humanities

The University of Southampton’s Faculty of Humanities is delighted to announce a range of studentships.

A proportion of these will be funded through the South West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership Consortium website: .

The Consortium expects to grant around 50 studentships in 2015-16 across the following Arts and Humanities subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Creative Writing
  • Drama, Film and TV
  • English
  • History, including Jewish History and Culture
  • Modern Languages
  • Music
  • Philosophy

For supervision expertise of our staff please refer to our website

Eligible applicants should register for the Information Day (through the Consortium website given above) by 10th November 2014. The Information Day will be held on 24th November 2014. Applications for funding open from 26th November 2014 and the closing date for applications is 12th January 2015.

In addition to AHRC funding the following doctoral scholarships are available for Faculty of Humanities post-graduate applicants:

  • Wolfson Foundation Scholarships in History, English Literature and Languages (£20,000 per annum for three years) - candidates from other disciplines whose research employs historical or literary methods may be eligible
  • ESRC DTC doctoral scholarship in Linguistics and Social History (fees and maintenance)
  • University of Southampton Archival Scholarship (fees and maintenance)
  • University of Southampton Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships (£7,000 per annum for three years)
  • Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute Scholarship (£10,000 per annum for three years)

To be considered for the above funding (non AHRC) you need to complete a University of Southampton application and a Humanities Funding Form by the deadline of 13th February 2015.

For further information please contact our postgraduate team by:

Phone: +44 (0) 23 8059 8062


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