2013 Silberrad Scholarships are offered by University of Essex for PhD Students from Home/EU in UK
About Scholarship: The University of Essex Silberrad Scholarships will be awarded by the University to provide support for its own graduates to pursue PhD study. The scholarships are funded by a legacy from the Silberrad Estate, which was bequeathed to the University in 2007. Two scholarships were awarded in 2012-13.
Study: Courses offered by the university.
Course Level: PhD degree
Scholarship By: University of Essex
Number of awards: Two
Duration of award: One year
Value: The scholarship covers tuition fees (Home/EU) and provides a bursary element towards living costs. In 2013-14, the scholarship will be worth £9,020: covering tuition fees and leaving a contribution to living costs. The scholarship will increase annually by 2.5 per cent. The fee element will be deducted automatically and the balance will be paid in three installments.
Eligibility: You can apply for a University of Essex Silberrad Scholarship if you:
-hold a degree from the University of Essex (Undergraduate and/or Masters) or are in the final term of completing a degree;
-are eligible to pay tuition fees at the rate for Home/EU students;
-are in receipt of an official offer of admission (conditional or unconditional) from the Graduate Admissions Office for full-time PhD study commencing in October 2013.
-Students with offers for Professional Doctorates are not eligible to apply
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Home/EU can apply for this scholarship.
Notification: End of March 2013
Apply: By electronically
Deadline: 1 March 2013
Further Information: http://www.essex.ac.uk/studentfinance/pg/university_support/silberrad.aspx#what