Our range of scholarships and bursaries to support talented students ensures that we remain accessible to all with the potential to succeed, regardless of financial circumstances.
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Our University of Essex Doctoral Scholarships support talented PhD students pushing boundaries in their field of study.
There are 24 awards in total to be granted across our Science and Health, Social Sciences and Humanities faculties for 2018-19. If you have an excellent academic background and the potential for future achievement then you could be eligible.
Research students at the University of Essex have access to our unique professional development scheme Proficio. Depending on the type of research degree (MSD, MPhil, or PhD) you are taking, you will have access to funding of up to £2500 for training courses, a portion of which is to be used for conference attendance.