Postgraduate Scholarships

 The application deadline has been reached for the following Scholarships:

The Allan Inglis Travel Scholarship 2022-23

The Allan Inglis Travel Scholarship is open to Junior and Senior Honours or Postgraduate students in SMLC studying French, or travelling to France or a Francophone country for reasons related to their study or research.  Full details of conditions and eligibility are included on the form.  Please complete the form and return it to smlc-pgscholarships@glasgow.ac.uk by the deadline of Monday 12th December 2022, 12 Noon: Allan Inglis Travel Scholarship Application Form. The scholarship will be awarded in My Campus in January 2023.

AHRC Doctoral Programme Scotland 2022-23/ College of Arts PhD Scholarships 2022-23

The School of Modern Languages at the University of Glasgow is pleased to invite applications for PhD studentships, through its involvement in the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scotland. We welcome particularly research proposals which relate to our research strengths in the following areas: Comparative Literature, French, German, Hispanic Studies, including Spanish and Portuguese, Italian, Slavonic Languages and Cultures, Sociolinguistics, Translation Studies.

DOCTORAL SCHOLARSHIPS 2022/23

Deadline for applications: Monday 6 December 2021, 12 noon (GMT) 

Start date for PhD: 1 October 2022

Funding details: Tuition fees and annual stipend at UKRI rate (restrictions may apply, see eligibility and guidance notes)  

ELIGIBILITY 

 UK StudentsEU / International StudentsOpen to continuing students*Full Time StudentsPart Time Students
AHRC Fully Funded PhD Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

*with at least 50% of supervised study period remaining 

  • In order to be nominated for a scholarship, applicants must hold an unconditional or conditional offer of a place on a PhD degree programme in one of a specified range of disciplines, by 31 January 2022. 
  • Applicants must not be holding another full Scholarship for the 2022/23 academic session. Applicants holding a part scholarship (e.g. fees only or stipend only) may still be considered. 

Further details of eligibility criteria, disciplines and the admissions application process are available in the guidance notes. 

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Read guidance notes: Arts Doctoral Scholarship Guidance Notes for Applicants 2022 (PDF, 188.3 KB)
  2. Apply for a place on the relevant doctoral programme via the online Admissions application by Monday 6 December 2021, 12 noon (GMT)
  3. Complete and return the scholarship application form by Monday 6 December 2021, 12 noon (GMT): Arts Doctoral Scholarship Application Form 2022 (Word Doc, 61.5 KB)

Applicants will be informed by the end of January 2022 if their application has been selected for nomination to the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities for an AHRC scholarship.   

Please contact Dr Mirna Solic mirna.solic@glasgow.ac.uk  if you have any queries.

FURTHER INFORMATION 

The University of Glasgow is part of the Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities Doctoral Training Partnership. This is a consortium of ten Higher Education institutions which has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Arts and Humanities in Scotland. Under the Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) scheme, the consortium - comprised of the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Highlands and Islands, St Andrews, Stirling, Strathclyde, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Glasgow School of Art - will consider applications for doctoral studentship awards in the majority of Arts and Humanities subjects. 

Applicants should apply to their preferred institution. Following an internal selection process, each institution will nominate a number of applications to the Scottish Graduate School for the Arts and Humanities (SGSAH) who will make the final decisions on awards across the consortium. 

Further information on the selection process can be found on the SGSAH website. 

 

The Margaret Nicol Doctoral Research Scholarship in Modern Languages and Cultures for 2022-23

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures (SMLC) is offering one Margaret Nicol Scholarship for doctoral study in any field of Modern Languages and Cultures.  The scholarship (an award of £12000 per annum) is open to new students of any nationality and is intended to cover tuition fees (at the Home rate only) with the remainder contributing to maintenance, and will be tenable from 1 October, 2022.  Please note that continuing students are not eligible to apply.
Current research fees

Applications will be considered for any area of Modern Languages and Cultures offered at Glasgow. The successful candidate will undertake doctoral research in one of the following areas: Comparative Literature, French, German, Hispanic Studies, Italian, Slavonic Languages and Cultures, Text/Image Studies, Translation Studies.
Further information on research areas

Before applying for the Margaret Nicol scholarship, students should have applied for and received a conditional or unconditional acceptance for their proposed programme of study through the online application process.

The submission deadline for applications is 30 May 2022 using this application form to be returned to SMLC-PGscholarships@glasgow.ac.uk 

Dr Peter Davies PG Research Scholarship in French Studies for 2022-23

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures (SMLC) is offering one Dr Peter Davies Scholarship for a one-year Masters by research in the field of French Studies. The scholarship (an award of £5000) is open to students of any nationality and is intended to cover tuition fees (at the Home/EU rate only) with the remainder contributing to maintenance, and will be tenable from 1st October, 2022. For current research fees see: current research fees.

Applications will be considered for any field of French Studies though particular research strengths include the following: Contemporary French History and Society, Francophone African and Caribbean Literature and Visual Culture, Medieval Literature and Culture, and its relations to present day culture, Text/Image Studies, particularly Emblems and Bandes dessinées, Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Culture including Poetry, Philosophical and theoretical approaches to literature and film, Gender Studies, Translation (Practice and Theory). For further information on research areas please consult our SMLC staff pages.

Before applying for the Dr Peter Davies scholarship, students should have applied for and received a conditional or unconditional acceptance for their proposed programme of study through the online application process

The submission deadline for applications is 30 May 2022, using this application form.