Category: Scholarship Vacancies

Contemplation, Mental Wellness and Christian Faith-Communities (PhD Scholarship)

                Contemplation, Mental Wellness and Christian Faith-Communities (PhD Scholarship) Applications are invited for a PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS 2 East ) scheme intended to start 1st February 2020. The project will be based in the Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts, University… Read more »

Checkpoint Cymru: A process evaluation of the introduction of a custody suite diversion scheme in North Wales (Masters by Research project)

    Checkpoint Cymru: A process evaluation of the introduction of a custody suite diversion scheme in North Wales (Masters by Research project) Location: Bangor University, School of History, Philosophy and Social Sciences (SHiPSS) Project ID: BUK2196 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: August 30th. 2019 Checkpoint Cymru: A process evaluation of the introduction of a custody… Read more »

Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship)

Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship)              Location: Bangor University, School of Natural Sciences Project ID: BUK2169 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 31st. August 2019 This studentship is an opportunity for an EU-national to learn plant pathology and work with industry partners (Burpee NL and… Read more »

A new approach to screening for prostate cancer

A new approach to screening for prostate cancer Aberystwyth University, IBERS     Project ID: AUE10001 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 29th September 2019 As populations age in Western societies, prostate cancer (PC) represents an increasing health risk as about 99% of cases occur in males over the age of 50. In the UK in 2015… Read more »

Advance laser cutting system for electrical steel sheets

Advance laser cutting system for electrical steel sheets: PDC / USW MAXI 21425     This is a funded PhD, including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship. Globally, high power lasers are driving radical changes in manufacturing and new applications are being discovered every year. Here is an exciting opportunity… Read more »

Seed yield for the emerging market of Amenity grass seed production in Wales

Seed yield for the emerging market of Amenity grass seed production in Wales Aberystwyth University, Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences Project ID: AUM40002 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 02/02/2020 Robust seed yield is a key trait to the commercial success of amenity grass varieties. Seed yield is complex and resource consuming to characterise… Read more »

Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship).

  Project Title: Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship) Location: Bangor University, School of Natural Sciences Project ID: BUK2169 Annual Stipend: £14,628 Application Deadline: 17 June 2019 We are offering an opportunity to learn plant pathology and work with industry partners (Burpee NL and the Sarvari… 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: BUK2176 Annual Stipend: £11,702 Application Deadline: 7/6/2019  A competitive KESS2 studentship is available to an excellent student to fund a Research Masters (MRes) degree in Molecular Medicine. The studentship provides a stipend of £11,702… Read more »

The influence of occupational physical activity for employee health, well-being and productivity.

The influence of occupational physical activity for employee health, well-being and productivity. (KESS2 PhD Scholarship) Project Team: Dr Rachel Lord (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Mike Stembridge (Academic Supervisor) Prof Diane Crone (Academic Supervisor) Mr David Saunders (Lead Company Supervisor) Project Outline: Regular moderate-vigorous physical activity is essential for maintaining health and wellbeing. Despite this, only… Read more »