PhD Scholarships – what we will fund

This scholarship will be awarded to up to two universities in 2018/19 to cover a PhD Student for a maximum of 36 months of full-time doctoral study, which will include a tax and NI-free stipend, tuition fees (subject to residency status) and some running expenses.


3-year total

Stipend Outside London £20,000 £60,000
Inside London £22,000 £66,000
Running expenses Years 1-2 £15,000 (Max) £37,000 (Max)
Year 3 £7,000 (Max)
Fees (per annum) Years 1-3 £4,195 ((Fees set by Research Council UK (RCUK) )) £12,585
Total Outside London £109,585
Inside London £115,585