Please note this scholarship is now closed for 2023-24
If you're a potential PhD student wishing to research the area of social and economic research, take part in the globally recognised work of the University of Essex Institute for Social and Economic Research and study for a postgraduate research degree in relevant departments, you could be eligible to receive a full PhD scholarship to support you, including full tuition fee discount for three years of study, a stipend payment towards your living costs and Proficio funding towards training, conferences, and travel.
Please note this scholarship is closed and no further applications are being considered for 2023-24. The faculty will advertise details of future scholarship opportunities pending availability.
Please read the full terms and conditions before applying for or accepting a scholarship or bursary. They contain important information about eligibility, if you need to complete an application form and how you'll receive your funding.
If you're a current student looking for information about an award you received, see our terms and conditions for previous years.