Application for a PhD Studentship

  • Section A: Applicant Details

  • Section B: PhD Details

  • Use the following section headings:

    • Introduction and underlying hypothesis
    • Aims and objectives
    • Studies that will be carried out
    • Outputs

    Any references may be listed in any format and do not count towards the word count.

  • A total* of £21,692 (inside London) /£19,692 (outside London) is available per year to successful PhD studentship recipients, comprising up to £4,407 towards fees and a stipend of up to £17,285/£15,285.

    *as at academic year 2020-21

    (An additional £1,000 pa is available with prior approval and on receipt of invoices & receipts to cover expenditure such as IT equipment, conference attendance and other incidental costs.)

    Use the ‘+’ button to right of boxes to enter details for each year of study

    Year (eg, 2021-2022)University feesStipend required 
  • Section C: Institution Details

  • Please include the number of supervised PhDs which have been completed.

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Section D: Referees

  • Please provide the names and contact details (including email addresses) of two referees who will be able to comment on your suitability for an SSA academic fellowship. This would ordinarily include your current senior supervisor (or equivalent), and one referee from outside your supervisory team.

    NamePositionAddressEmail 
  • Section E: Attachments

  • Accepted file types: pdf, xls, xlsx, doc, docx.

    Please upload in Gantt chart format

  • Accepted file types: pdf, xls, xlsx, doc, docx.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, xls, xlsx, doc, docx.