If you're a potential PhD student wishing to research and study in one of the departments at the University of Essex, and take part in the globally recognised work of Essex scholars, 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.
YYou should apply for PhD scholarship funding separately from your online PhD study application. Your PhD scholarship funding application consists of a brief application form. You should apply for a place to study as soon as possible. The deadline for the online applications for PhD study and for the funding/scholarship applications to the relevant Faculty Dean is Friday 26 May 2023 at midnight GMT.
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.