Category: Scholarship Vacancies

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings (PhD Scholarship)

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings University of South Wales Project ID: 21083 Annual Stipend: circa £14 k p.a. Application Deadline: 23rd September 2018  PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar gyfer ysgoloriaeth lwyddiannus. This… Read more »

The potential for using Natural Language Processing in the NHS Wales (MRes Scholarship)

The potential for using Natural Language Processing in the NHS Wales Project ID: 21082 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 23rd September 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to develop and apply a technology that could significantly enhance the way some national health data is processed. This is a funded MRes, including a generous stipend… Read more »

Research Masters scholarships in Molecular Medicine

Research Masters scholarships in Molecular Medicine Bangor North West Cancer Research Institute, School of Medical Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2175; BUK2176; BUK2177; BUK2178 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 14/9/2018  Four competitive KESS 2 studentships are available to excellent students to fund a Research Masters degree in Molecular Medicine. The studentships provide a stipend of… Read more »

Assessing a link between ICT-intensity and measured productivity slow-down (MRes Scholarship)

Assessing a link between ICT-intensity and measured productivity slow-down. University of South Wales Project ID: 21100 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 25th November 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study a data analysis methodology which could lead to entirely new approaches in ICT and digital economy. This is a funded MRes, including… Read more »

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment (MRes Scholarship)

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment University of South Wales Project ID: 21101 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 25 November 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study a digital human modeling which could lead to entirely new approaches in postural assessment and visualisation in rehabilitation engineering. This is a funded MRes, including… Read more »

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection (PhD Scholarship)

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection Bangor University: School of Electronic Engineering; School of Environment, Natural Resources & Geography Project ID: BUK298 Annual Stipend: from £14,483 Application Deadline: 14th September 2018 Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in nanotechnology/ microwave engineering at the Schools of… Read more »

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data (PhD Scholarship)

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30035 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 8 September 2018 Noise pollution is the second highest risk to public health after air pollution[1].  This project will investigate the application of machine learning algorithms to extract additional value from audio and associated data recorded from… Read more »

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) (PhD Scholarship)

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) University of South Wales Project ID: USW MAXI 20427 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 23rd September 2018   This exciting PhD project is funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS) programme and will be based in internationally renowned Sustainable Environment Research Centre (SERC) within the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science… Read more »

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd (MRes Scholarship)

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd Bangor Business School, Bangor University Project ID: BUK286 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 20th September 2018 Applications are invited for a one-year Masters by Research studentship in Operations Management at the Bangor Business School, Bangor University. The studentship is funded… Read more »

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients (PhD Scholarship)

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30034 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 4th September 2018 Expanding on the title, above, in this proposed project the student will: (1) work with nurses and patients to investigate how lung cancer (LC) nurses… Read more »