University of Warwick PhD Pandemic Research Scholarships 2021/2022 for International Researchers
Recruitment for 30 new PhD pandemic research scholarships opens this week at University of Warwick thanks to over £3 million in donations.
Application Deadline: Varies
About the Award: The search for 30 people to take up new PhD pandemic research scholarships has begun this week thanks to philanthropists donating to the University of Warwick’s newly created Institute for Global Pandemic Planning.
Eligibility: The application form includes the opportunity to upload a curriculum vitae and a personal statement. The personal statement should explain why you are interested in a research studentship undertaking research to support global pandemic planning as well as any aspects of yourself that you want to highlight.
Eligible Countries: International
To be Taken at (Country): UK
Number of Awards: 30
Value of Award:
- The studentships are funded by donors to cover a student stipend (currently £15,285 per year), university fees (national and international level). and a Research and Training Support Grant of £5,000.
- The Wellcome-Warwick Quantitative Biomedicine Programme will additionally support laboratory costs up to £10,000 for students involved in laboratory work.
- Each student will have supervision from senior academics in at least two of the main disciplines of the centre and across two university departments. Students will share research space to support the cohort in learning together. Please follow the link from below for more details.
Duration of Award: 4 years
How to Apply: The 30 new doctoral students will research the best ways for global leaders to respond to pandemics and more details on how to apply are available here
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.