Applications are now open and the deadline is 15 March 2016. Short listed applicants will be required to attend an interview sometime during April 2016.
Under the scheme one or more awards will be made annually to the most outstanding applicant(s), although eligibility is limited to those international students who do not manage to secure other sources of funding. The new scholarships will cover part or all of the cost of International PhD Fees.
To be considered, applicants must notify the Student Support Officer of the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies before the end of July. They should only do this if they have been unable to secure other sources of funding to cover fees. Further Information
The Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships project supports collaborative Doctoral and Research Masters awards in Welsh Universities
The University offers a number of studentships under the Dorothy Hodgkins Postgraduate Awards.
The Arts and Humanities Research Council offers funding to research student in the Arts and Social Sciences. Please visit the AHRC's website for further information on the Masters and Doctoral Funding Schemes.
Overseas Research Students may be eligible for an ORSAS award. Please see the UUK website for further details.
Canadian citizens may be eligible to apply for to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) for Doctoral Fellowships and the Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Program: Doctoral Scholarships.
Latin American students may be eligible for ALBAN funding, which is held annually for postgraduates.
The James Pantyfedwen foundation is a scholarship opportunity for Welsh applicants. The award aims to pay the course fees for students taking part in Postgraduate study.
In order for applicants to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must have had a permanent address in Wales, during the 3 years immediately proceeding the date of application, and must also meet the following criteria:
(i) born in wales, (ii) one or both parents born in wales, (iii) been in school in wales.
For further details visit the foundation's web site, which have clear guidelines on how to apply.