2014-2015 University of Leeds 110 Anniversary Research Scholarships in UK

University of Leeds

Applications are invited for up to 110 research scholarships available in any Faculty at the University of Leeds in October 2014. These awards are only available to nationals from the UK and EU and are not open to applicants who are liable to pay academic fees at the international fee rate. Successful applicants will receive payment to cover their University fees for a period of three years, along with a maintenance grant matching the Research Council UK rate. The total value of the three year scholarship is estimated at more than £50,000 per scholar.

About Scholarship: For 2014 and 2015 entry a total of 110 new scholarships a year will be available — this has been made possible by an additional investment of more than £10m, supported by the University. Outstanding scholars from any discipline are invited to apply for the funding. To be considered for one of our scholarships you must meet the eligibility criteria and submit a scholarship application form by the relevant deadline.

Study: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses at University of Leeds.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for new research students undertaking full-time (3 years) or part-time (5 years) study leading to the degree of PhD.
Scholarship Provider: University of Leeds, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: 
UK
Accreditation: 
University of Leeds is an accredited university. University of Leeds is accredited by the Association of ACU, Association of MBAs, CDIO, EQUIS, EUA, N8 Group, The Russell Group, Santander Network, Universities UK, White Rose Consortium and WUN.

Eligibility: To be considered for a University of Leeds 110 Anniversary Research Scholarship you must meet the following criteria:
-these awards are only available to nationals from the UK and EU and are not open to applicants who are liable to pay academic fees at the international fee rate.
-Applicants must have submitted a research degree application form and be in receipt of a student ID number.
-Applicants must not have already been awarded a doctoral degree.
-Applicants must have achieved at least an upper second class honours degree at undergraduate level.
-if your first language is not English you must meet the University’s English language requirements.

Scholarship Open for: Students of UK and EU (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdom) can apply for these research scholarships.

Number of awards: For 2014 and 2015 entry a total of 110 new research scholarships a year will be available.

Duration: The award will be made for one year in the first instance and renewable for a further period of up to two years for full-time study (or up to four years for part-time study), subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Value: Successful applicants will receive payment to cover their University fees for a period of three years, along with a maintenance grant matching the Research Council UK rate. The total value of the three year scholarship is estimated at more than £50,000 per scholar.

Notification: Applicants can expect to be notified of the outcome of their application by the beginning of June 2014. The University will publish the names of the successful applicants within the University and externally on the University website.

Apply: Applicants must complete all sections of the University of Leeds 110 Anniversary Research Scholarships Application Form, with strict observation of any word limits. Please do not include any other documents with the form, such as transcripts or CVs, as they will be disregarded. The completed form (must be typed) should be returned in either Word or PDF format to the Postgraduate Scholarships Office by post or by email to pg_scholarships-at-leeds.ac.uk.

Deadline: The application deadline is 30th April 2014.

Further Information: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/info/20021/postgraduate/2012/postgraduate_scholarships

2014-2015 Economics International Studentship at University of Leeds in UK

University of Leeds

University of Leeds is offering Economics studentship for international students. Studentship is available for commencing full-time PhD research study within the Economics Division from 1st October 2014. Applicants must hold a First Degree at undergraduate level equivalent to at least a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree and a British Masters degree, (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate academic discipline, with a minimum average score of 60 per cent. The studentship will cover tuition fees at the relevant international rate and a maintenance grant of £13,726 per annum.

About Scholarship: 1 tuition-fee studentship is available for International applicants who are commencing full-time PhD research study for the first time within the Economics Division from 1st October 2014.

Study: Studentship is awarded in the field of Economics at University of Leeds.
Course Level: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree at University of Leeds in UK.
Scholarship Provider: University of Leeds, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: 
UK
Accreditation: 
University of Leeds is an accredited university. University of Leeds is accredited by the Association of ACU, Association of MBAs, CDIO, EQUIS, EUA, N8 Group, The Russell Group, Santander Network, Universities UK, White Rose Consortium and WUN.

Eligibility: Applicants must first submit a research degree study application form and be in receipt of a University Banner ID Number (Student ID Number) to be eligible for a School Studentship;
-Applications without a valid University ID Number will be rejected.
-Applicants must hold a First Degree at undergraduate level equivalent to at least a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree and a British Masters degree, (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate academic discipline, with a minimum average score of 60 per cent;
-Applicants whose first language is not English must meet the Business School’s minimum English Language requirements;
-These awards are not open to individuals who have already been awarded a Doctoral degree.
-The award is available to international candidates only.

Scholarship Open for: International students can apply for this Economics studentship.

Number of award: One Economics studentship

Duration: The award will be made for one year in the first instance and renewable for a further period of up to two years, subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Value: The studentship will cover tuition fees at the relevant international rate and a maintenance grant of £13,726 per annum. There are no additional allowances for travel or research costs.

Apply: Please return completed applications to PhD-at-lubs.leeds.ac.uk. Applicants must first submit a research degree study application form and be in receipt of a University BANNER ID Number (Student ID Number) to be eligible for a School Studentship; Applications without a valid University ID Number will be rejected.

Deadline: The application deadline is 1st May 2014.

Further Information: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/phd/funding-and-scholarships/

Leeds Electronic-Electrical Engineering Scholarships for International Students 2014

University of LeedsThe School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Leeds, UK invites academically outstanding prospective International Postgraduate Students to apply for the 2014/2015 Head of School Scholarship.

Both Schools are offering a number of scholarships to attract the very brightest students as they value their intellectual contribution both to their MSc courses and the overall academic atmosphere of the School. Applicants must be self-funding, classified as home/EU for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award.

Worth of Awards: The scholarship is a £3,000 fund paid towards fees for full time international fee paying students

Eligibility:

  • This scholarship is available to any international applicant that has achieved a First or Upper Second Class Undergraduate Degree, or equivalent,
  • and has been offered a place to study on a Postgraduate Masters Course in the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering or School of Computing.
  • Minimum academic requirements (if English is not your first language, then candidates must also meet the University’s language requirements):
  • Students must be full time, self-funding and not in receipt of other Leeds scholarships (other than the Alumni Bursary).

How to Apply:

  • This is an automatic scholarship; you will be considered when you submit your study application.
  • This information has been provided by the above School and all enquiries regarding these awards must be made in the first instance to the contact detailed above.

For Enquiries, Send a Mail to: enquiries@engineering.leeds.ac.uk

Deadline: There is No deadline but applying early could boost your chances of success.

Click here for Scholarship Details: http://www.engineering.leeds.ac.uk/electronic/
postgraduate/

2014 School of Modern Languages and Cultures Postgraduate Bursaries in UK

University of LeedsUniversity of Leeds is offering postgraduate bursaries within the School of Modern Languages and Cultures (SMLC). These bursaries are awarded for students undertaking taught and research MAs and PhD programmes, full-time and part-time, starting in September/October 2014. Both Home/EU and international students are eligible to apply. Bursaries include a contribution towards academic fees (at Home/EU University of Leeds standard rate). The application deadline is 13 June 2014.

About Scholarship: The School of Modern Languages and Cultures, comprising the following disciplines and centres is offering bursaries for students undertaking taught and research MAs and PhD programmes, full-time and part-time, starting in September/October 2014. Both Home/ EU and international students are eligible to apply. The School offers postgraduate teaching and supervision by leading researchers in their fields within the disciplines and Centres. Part-fee bursaries at UK/EU fee levels may be awarded to individual applicants at the discretion of the Scholarships Committee. Bursary applications are invited from highly qualified prospective students of all nationalities for MA and PhD by research and for taught MA programmes. Applications will be considered on academic merit alone.

Study: Bursaries are awarded to study for any SMLC Taught Postgraduate programme. The School of Modern Languages and Cultures, comprising the following disciplines and centres: Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies, Centre for Translation Studies, Centre for World Cinemas, East Asian & South East Asian Studies, French and Francophone Studies, German, Russian and Slavonic Studies, Intercultural Studies, Italian Studies, Linguistics and Phonetics, Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies.
Course Level: Bursaries are available for pursuing postgraduate degree level MAs and PhD programmes at University of Leeds.
Scholarship Provider: University of Leeds, UK

Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: UK/EU and International students who have completed a full degree (undergraduate or postgraduate) at the University of Leeds by the time they register for a research postgraduate programme.

Scholarship Open for: UK/EU and international students can apply for these postgraduate bursaries.

Value: Bursaries include a contribution towards academic fees (at Home/EU University of Leeds standard rate). Part-fee bursaries at UK/EU fee levels may be awarded to individual applicants at the discretion of the Scholarships Committee.

Selection Criteria: Applications will be considered on academic merit.

Notification: Successful applicants will be notified by 11 July 2014.

Apply: The mode of applying is by post and electronically.

Deadline: The application deadline is 13 June 2014.

Further Information: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125024/postgraduate/1904/postgraduate_scholarships/2

2014 Leeds Centre for Translation Studies Scholarships in UK

University of Leeds

The Centre for Translation Studies is offering up to 2 translation studies scholarships for UK, EU and international students. Scholarships will be awarded for any Centre for Translation Studies MA programme (full time and part time), starting in September 2014. The award will provide a £5,000 contribution towards academic fees (£2,500 per annum for students studying on part-time MA programmes). The application deadline is 9 May 2014.

About Scholarship: The Centre for Translation Studies is offering up to 2 Interpreting and Translation Scholarships for UK, EU and international students undertaking one of the following taught MA programmes in the Centre for Translation Studies, starting in September 2014.

Study: Scholarships are awarded for any Centre for Translation Studies MA programme (full time and part time) at the University of Leeds.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at University of Leeds.
Scholarship Provider: University of Leeds, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: UK/EU and International students who have applied to study for any Centre for Translation Studies MA programme (full time and part time).

Scholarship Open for: UK/EU and International students can apply for these scholarships.

Number of awards: 2

Value: The award will provide a £5,000 contribution towards academic fees (£2,500 per annum for students studying on part-time MA programmes).

Selection Criteria: Applications will be considered on academic merit alone.

Notification: Successful applicants will be notified by 13 June 2014.

Apply: Applicants should apply by post and email. You must apply for one of the above programmes within the School. Your study application, complete with all supporting documents, should be submitted well in advance of the scholarship deadline. Then you should apply for an Interpreting and Translation Scholarship from.

Deadline: The application deadline is 9 May 2014.

Further Information: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125024/postgraduate/1904/postgraduate_scholarships/2