Any specific projects with funding associated which are currently available within the Faculty will be listed below. If you intend to create your own research plan you can explore our research areas to discover the themes and expertise relating to your field of study.
For information about postgraduate research degrees fees see the University’s research degree fees page.
There are many options available to help you fund your PhD, below are some of the options you may wish to research:
- Check relevant Research Council websites. Every year the University receives for further information over £7m from the Research Councils to fund new postgraduate scholarships (both Masters and research)
- There are many trusts, charities and foundations that award partial funding for postgraduate study. There are huge numbers of applications for these sums of money, so you’ll need a strong case to make a successful application
- The University's postgraduate scholarships website gives you access to a searchable database of all University postgraduate research funding opportunities. School-specific scholarships are below.
Any school-specific scholarships which are available will be listed below.
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|Empowering citizens to influence climate change policy||UK and EU||1 May 2019|
|ESRC PhD Studentships in Social Sciences||Worldwide (International, UK and EU)||23 January 2019|
|ESRC WRDTP Collaborative Studentship: UK Mass Atrocity Prevention||UK and EU||15 March 2019|
|Global Britain, International Identity, Development aid and Foreign Policy in a Post-Brexit World||UK and EU||1 May 2019|
|Leeds Doctoral Scholarships||Worldwide (International, UK and EU)||1 April 2019|
|No one left behind, period: Understanding and addressing menstrual stigma||UK and EU||1 May 2019|
|Postgraduate Research Excellence Scholarship||UK and EU||1 May 2019|
|Postgraduate Research International Scholarship||International (excluding EU)||1 May 2019|
|Postgraduate Research Scholarship||UK and EU||1 May 2019|
Competition funded PhD projects
|White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities Competition Studentships||UK and EU||23 January 2019|
|WRoCAH funded Collaborative Doctoral Award with Opera North: Arts engagement and storytelling as pathways to solidarity with refugees||UK and EU||10 December 2018|