Application Deadline: January 18, 2019
St Cross College, jointly with the Oxford NERC Doctoral Training Program in Environmental Research, offers the following scholarship for students who will begin studying for a DPhil in this Doctoral Training Programme (DTP) at the University of Oxford in the academic year 2019-2020 – the DTP recruits to three subject streams: The Physical Climate, Biodiversity, Ecology & Evolutionary Processes, and the Dynamic Earth – Surface Processes and Natural Hazards. The scholarship is open to all Home/EU students taking the DPhil (beginning in Michaelmas 2019) at St Cross.
Degree Level: Graduate programme
Study Subject: Dphil in Environmental Research
Place of Study: UK
Number of Scholarships: Not given
The Graduate Scholarship covers the cost of the course fee for Home/EU students (for the duration of study) coterminous with full fee liability on condition of successfully completing Transfer of Status. The Scholarship also includes an annual maintenance grant to the value of the RCUK doctoral stipend available to Home students (£14,999 per annum for 2019-2020). The successful scholar will be given priority for a room in College accommodation (at the standard rent) for the first year of their course.
Eligible Countries: UK and EU students
Everyone who applies for the DTP and lists St Cross as their first choice of college (and who applies at any time before the Admissions deadline) will be considered automatically. The graduate scholarships are open to UK students who intend to be full-time students at the St. Cross College University of Oxford. Applicants with the first degree from a recognized university and are academically talented, disadvantaged based on the criteria of disability, socioeconomics status, and are not engaged at work at all or have been engaged at work but could afford their study expenses will be eligible for the scholarship.
The Graduate Scholarship is awarded purely on the basis of academic merit and is tenable at St Cross College only.
Applicants entering into DPhil status in 2019-2020 should apply for a place on the Doctoral Training Program in Environmental Research using the University’s standard application form and must list St Cross College as their first choice.
The application deadline is Friday 18th January 2019.