Funding and Studentships
University Research Scholarships
Deadline: 14th March 2014
Engineering Doctoral Training Centres
A variety of projects are available in Enginering - More information
Individual Funded Projects
The projects below offer funding (fees and stipend), restricted to UK/EU candidates only.
Please complete the online application selecting PhD in Biological Sciences, include the project title in your application and provide a CV and transcripts.
Please email for details - firstname.lastname@example.org
The potential of biofumigation to control nematode pathogens of international importance that threaten UK agriculture.
Fully-funded 4 year BBSRC CASE award supervised by Prof. Peter Urwin
Deadline: 31st July 2014
Fully funded PhD studentship with Dr Joan Boyes. Funded by NC3Rs.
Deadline: 13th March 2014
Improving methods for the detection and monitoring of beetle pests through a deeper understanding of the mechanisms underlying beetle odour perception.
Fully-funded 4 year PhD with BBSRC and FERA, supervised by Dr Andrew Peel
Deadline: 31st January 2014
Leeds International Research Scholarships
Deadline: 17th June 2013
Around 9 awards are Leeds International Research Scholarships (LIRS), are available for high quality international students who will be commencing PhD research study from January 2014. The awards cover the full cost of international fees and provide maintenance (amount to be confirmed).
The following competitions are now closed for 2013 entry:
- White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership studentships
- Wellcome Trust: The Molecular Basis of Biological Mechanisms
- Chinese Scholarship Council – University of Leeds Scholarship
- CRUK/YCR studentships
- MRC studentships
- University Research Scholarship
- Leeds International Reseach Scholarship round 1