Category: Scholarship Vacancies

Awareness and monitoring of personal mobility to improve quality of living at home for the elderly (MPhil Scholarship)

KESS 2 MPhil in Computer Science and Informatics: Awareness and monitoring of personal mobility to improve quality of living at home for the elderly School of Computer Science and Informatics, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK268 Annual Stipend: Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 June 2018 Project Description: Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships… Read more »

Developing point of care biomarker and molecular diagnostic assays for bacterial pathogens based on Magneto-optics (PhD Scholarship)

KESS 2 PhD in Medicine: Developing point of care biomarker and molecular diagnostic assays for bacterial pathogens based on Magneto-optics School of Medicine, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK265 Annual Stipend: Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 Project Description: Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships 2 (KESS2) is a pan-Wales higher-level skills… Read more »

Understanding Welsh mining legacy impacts for predicting the environmental impacts of future global mining (PhD Scholarship)

Understanding Welsh mining legacy impacts for predicting the environmental impacts of future global mining School of Engineering, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK261 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 June 2018 Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships 2 (KESS2) is a pan-Wales higher-level skills initiative led by Bangor University on behalf… Read more »

The creation of a low alcohol fermented honey drink using yeast isolated from the bees (MPhil Scholarship)

The creation of a low alcohol fermented honey drink using yeast isolated from the bees School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK257 Annual Stipend: Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 In collaboration with the Bang on Brewery in Bridgend, we have developed a fermented alcoholic beverage… Read more »

Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patients (PhD Scholarship)

Improving usability and acceptability of mobile health applications for congestive heart failure patients School of Mathematics, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK236 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 5 June  2018 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is a major chronic condition characterised by the inability of the heart to pump sufficient… Read more »

Development of novel sorptive extraction materials (PhD Scholarship)

Development of novel sorptive extraction materials School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK221 Annual Stipend: Doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum Application Deadline: 30 June 2018 Markes International is a pioneer of analytical thermal desorption instrumentation and associated sampling equipment. The company’s products are widely used for analysis of… Read more »

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials (PhD Scholarship)

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials Aberystwyth University, DGES Project ID: AU30017 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 1st July 2018 Applications are sought for a 36 month funded Knowledge Economy Skills PhD Scholarship (KESS 2) working on an exciting project investigating metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials…. Read more »

Valorisation of Industrial Hemp Waste Material Through the Recovery of Secondary Compounds with Therapeutic Properties (PhD Scholarship)

Valorisation of Industrial Hemp Waste Material Through the Recovery of Secondary Compounds with Therapeutic Properties Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30026 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 30th July 2018 This project builds on an existing collaboration between the academic and industrial partners that aims to valorise industrial hemp by developing a process of recovery of secondary… Read more »

Applying novel molecular approaches to understanding the ecology and impact of wood-boring and bark-feeding insects in coniferous tree forestry. (PhD Scholarship)

Applying novel molecular approaches to understanding the ecology and impact of wood-boring and bark-feeding insects in coniferous tree forestry. Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30032 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 22nd June 2018 Non-native pests and diseases have caused significant damage to trees in Wales, and have the potential to cause much greater damage in… Read more »

The investigation of the use of ‘Sterimelt’ technology to recycle hospital polypropylene waste (PhD Scholarship)

The investigation of the use of ‘Sterimelt’ technology to recycle hospital polypropylene waste University of South Wales Project ID: 21096 Annual Stipend: circa £14k p.a. Application Deadline: 17th June 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 is a funded… Read more »