Description: The Department of Mathematics at the University of Sussex will offer a scholarship to a UK student starting a PhD in Mathematics in September 2013. The scholarship is made possible by a generous donation from Professor James W P Hirschfeld, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at the University of Sussex, and is supplemented by funds from the School of Mathematical & Physical Sciences. The award is available for any branch of mathematics. The Scholarship holder will be expected to undertake a maximum of 120 hours teaching undergraduates each year. Training for teaching will be given after registration in September 2013.
Eligibility: -Applicants should hold, or expect to hold, a first or upper second class honours degree, or a Master’s degree with Merit, in Mathematics or a closely-related subject.
-The awards are available for UK nationals only.
How to Apply: Applications should be made through the Sussex on-line application system.
Please state in the Funding section of the on-line form that you are applying for “The Hirschfeld Scholarship”.
If you prefer to work with a particular supervisor or research team, please name them in the application.
You should supply a Project Proposal with your application.
Subject: Various Courses
Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD Degree.
Provider: The Department of Mathematics at the University of Sussex
For Which Country: UK
For Whom: National
Number of Awards: Not Known
Duration of Awards: Awards are offered for 3.5 years.
What does it cover? £13590 per annum plus UK fees waived for 3.5 years.
Notifications: Applicants will be notified regarding the outcome of their application by May 2013.
Deadline: 30th April 2013 – Deadline for completed applications.