The University of Cambridge invites applications from international students for Raymond & Beverly Sackler Scholarships for PhD candidates to study in the university in UK. The awards are open to both EU and non-EU applicants and will provide for all university and college fees due, 3 years maintenance at the current UK Research Council level, and a limited contribution to research expenses.

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Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Worth of Award

  • The Managers of the Sackler Fund invite applications for those wishing to begin their PhD in October 2018.
  • The awards, which are open to both EU and non-EU applicants, will provide for all university and college fees due, 3 years maintenance at the current UK Research Council level (at least £14,553 per annum), and a limited contribution to research expenses (to be negotiated with project supervisor).
  • Awards may also be made to supplement part-support from other sources.
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Eligibility
  • The awards are open to both EU and non-EU applicants.
  • The Managers of the Sackler Fund invite applications for those wishing to begin their PhD in October 2018. The awards, which are open to both EU and non-EU applicants, will provide for all university and college fees due, 3 years maintenance at the current UK Research Council level (at least £14,553 per annum), and a limited contribution to research expenses (to be negotiated with project supervisor). Awards may also be made to supplement part-support from other sources.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
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How to Apply
  • Applicants should apply, or have applied, to the University in the usual way.
  • By collaborating with their potential host PhD supervisor or supervisors, applicants should prepare a two-page research proposal, which outlines the aims of the PhD project and includes a concise discussion of why it fits with the stated aims of the Fund.
  • All applicants should, in addition to submitting their online application form, send a copy of their research proposal as an e-mail attachment to the Graduate Office, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, to arrive no later than Friday 23 February 2018.
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Deadline: Applications close on 23rd February 2018

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