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Funding Opportunities

 

Please find below the funding opportunities for our MA and PhD programmes

MA AWARDS FOR ENTRY SEPTEMBER 2015

All applicants must apply through the the Postgraduate Application Portal here.

To be considered for School funding you must submit a 350 word proposal on the School form (click here) and e-mail the completed form to ml@qub.ac.uk by 12noon on Monday 1 June 2015.  Please note that applicants who have received funding for a previous MA will not be eligible to apply.  Awards are only open to applicants to full-time courses.

FUNDING NO OF AWARDS AVAILABLE   ELIGIBILITY     VALUE FURTHER DETAILS 
School MA Awards
All MA Pathways
To be confirmed Home/EU/International. Normally only those who have achieved or are on course to achieve a first-class honours degree are considered. To be confirmed Closing date:
Monday 1 June 2015 at 12noon
Musgrave Scholarship
MA Languages
1 Home/EU/International

Fees

TBC

Closing date:
Monday 1 June 2015 at 12noon
Applies to MA Languages (specialisation in French, Irish, or Spanish)
Dr Henry Hutchinson-Stewart Literary Scholarship
MA Languages

1
(or split in 2)

Home/EU/International circa £4,500 or halved if split in 2 
TBC
Closing date:
Monday 1 June 2015 at 12noon
Applies to MA Languages (specialisation in French, Irish, or Spanish)
MAs Translation and Interpreting To be confirmed Home/Eu/International TBC Closing date:
Monday 1 June 2015 at 12noon
Applies to MA Interpreting and Translation
MAs Translation and Interpreting Cross University Awards International Students   For further details please click here
International
Scholarships
      For further details please click here.


PhD AWARDS FOR ENTRY SEPTEMBER 2015

All applicants must apply through the the Postgraduate Application Portal here.  

FUNDING NO OF AWARDS AVAILABLE   ELIGIBILITY     VALUE FURTHER DETAILS 
Doctoral Awards

1 Leverhulme
1 DEL

Applicants should have a minimum of a good, upper second-class degree in Irish/Celtic Studies.  Applicants for the DEL award must also be UK/ EU nationals who meet UK residency requirements. Tuition fees and an annual stipend Closing date: Friday 12 June 2015 at 12noon. Please click hereĀ  for further details.
North/South Postgraduate Scholarships   Students of any nationality currently or recently registered at an Irish university Scholarship of c. £12,000 Closing date:  See website below
Applications for these awards must be made directly to Universities Ireland. Candidates must also apply to and be accepted for a PhD place at QUB.
For full details and applications, please click here.
International
Scholarships
      For further details please click here
International Scholarships (China)       For further details please click here 

 

CLOSING DATE HAS PASSED FOR THE AWARDS BELOW.  

DEL Strategic Award
'Documentary, digital technologies and urban change in Brazil'
1 UK and EU residents. Non-EU residents are not eligible for this scheme UK-residents are eligible for full fees and maintenance awards.  Other EU-residents (including RoI) applicants are eligible for a fees-only award Closing date: Friday 27 February 2015 at 5.00pm 
Those interested should contact Dr Tori Holmes (t.holmes@qub.ac.uk)  before submitting an application.  For more information please click StrategicStudentship2015.
The successful applicant will be notified later in the semester.
Please note that students wishing to be considered for the other AHRC/DEL awards should follow the guidance and closing date as above.

 

AHRC Northern Bridge
Consortium Doctoral
Studentships
(For students in French, Spanish/
Portuguese, Translation, Interpreting, Linguistics)
circa 50 per year in Arts and Humanities Subjects (jointly with Newcastle and Durham Universities) UK and EU residents. Non-EU residents are not eligible for this scheme UK-residents are eligible for full fees and maintenance awards.  Other EU-residents (including RoI) applicants are eligible for a fees-only award

Closing date: Monday 26 January 2015 at 5.00pm.  CLOSED
Applicants must contact the relevant Subject Area Contact before submitting:
French: Dr Maeve McCusker (m.mccusker@qub.ac.uk)
Spanish/Portuguese: Prof. Isabel Torres (i.torres@qub.ac.uk
Translation/Interpreting: Dr Piotr Blumczynksi (p.blumczynski@qub.ac.uk) 
Linguistics: Dr Joan Rahilly (j.rahilly@qub.ac.uk )
Applicants must read the guidance notes on the Northern Bridge website before applying, please click here.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the CV production workshop 13/01/15.  Full details to be found here.  
Successful applicants will be notified later in the second semester.

AHRC (Centre for Doctoral Training in the Celtic Languages) 6 awards across the consortium UK and EU residents. Non-EU residents are not eligible for this scheme UK-residents are eligible for full fees and maintenance awards.  Other EU-residents (including RoI) applicants are eligible for a fees-only award

Closing date: Monday 26 January 2015 at 5.00pm CLOSED
Applicants must contact the Subject Area Contact below before submitting:
Irish and Celtic: Prof. Micheal O'Mainnin (m.omainnin@qub.ac.uk)
Applicants must read the guidance notes on the website before applying, please click here.
Successful applicants will be notified later in the second semester.

DEL Doctoral Awards 9 available across the arts UK and EU residents. Non-EU residents are not eligible for this scheme UK-residents are eligible for full fees and maintenance awards.  Other EU-residents (including RoI) applicants are eligible for a fees-only award Closing date: Monday 26 January 2015 at 5.00pm.  CLOSED
Successful applicants will be notified later in the semester.