ONE Planet is providing minimal of 12 (three.five 12 months) PhD absolutely funded studentship awards to be had for access September 2019 at Newcastle University in the United Kingdom. Studentships are to be had for Home/EU students solely.
ONE Planet gives a cohort-based doctoral coaching partnership at Newcastle and Northumbria Universities. The Natural and Environmental Research Council (NERC) price range the partnership.
Applicants whose first language isn’t English are typically required to offer proof of talent in English on the upper degree required through the University.
- Applications Deadline: January 31, 2019
- Course Level: Studentships are to be had to pursue PhD programme.
- Study Subject: Projects will probably be evolved across the four ONE Planet issues. All initiatives will have to include a ‘Climate and Climate Change’ or ‘Anthropocene’ theme, and one different theme, to be regarded as throughout the ONE Planet remit issues indexed underneath:
- Climate and Climate Change
- Earth Systems Processes
- Environmental Informatics
- Scholarship Award: Each award contains expenses (Home/EU), an annual residing allowance (£14,777) and a Research Training Support Grant (for commute, consumables, as required).
- Nationality: Studentships are to be had for Home/EU students solely.
- Number of Scholarships: 12 studentships are to be had.
- Scholarship will also be taken in the United Kingdom
Eligibility for the Scholarship
Eligible Countries: Studentships are to be had for Home/EU students solely.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants will have to meet the next standards:
Usually candidates are anticipated to have a primary or 2:1 undergraduate level – exceptions are imaginable, however those must be strongly motivated. In addition, applicants may additionally grasp or be finishing a Masters level in a related matter self-discipline.
Following UKRI eligibility standards and home tips for analysis council studentships, ONEPlanet can solely imagine packages from Home/EU applicants. International packages aren’t eligible. Please be aware that EU students with out place of dwelling necessities (e.g. minimal of three years residency) are solely eligible for a fees-only studentship.
How to Apply: Please ship a replica of your CV and a 1,000 observe analysis proposal increasing on a instructed, pre-defined ONE Planet PhD undertaking. Alternatively, define your individual analysis concept, with regards to a primary manager who you establish as being knowledgeable in this house. We strongly inspire you to touch your doable manager sooner than filing your software.
The following documentation is needed:
- Your CV
- Application shape
- Your 1,000-word undertaking proposal (with undertaking name and reference code OP19-XX) If you might be outlining your individual analysis concept please use reference code OP19-00
- No less than two references. These will also be submitted together with your software if they’re signed, or however, they may be able to be emailed immediately through the referee to oneplanet-at-ncl.ac.united kingdom. Please be aware that it’s your accountability to request those references and make sure they which can be despatched to us.
- Attach level transcripts and certificate and, if English isn’t your first language, a replica of your English language qualification.