Tag: Scholarship

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases (PhD Scholarship)

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30025 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 22nd June 2018 Low cost wearable sensing technologies have shown increasing potentials for monitoring patients with chronic conditions at home. However, lack of support with reliable personalised analytics and predictive intelligence may hamper… Read more »

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat (PhD Scholarship)

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30027 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28th June 2018 In vitro cultured meat has the potential to provide an opportunity for UK agriculture to improve meat production and so, is a key technology… Read more »

Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health (MPhil Scholarship)

Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AUM30004 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 30th August 2018 Oats (Avena satvia L.) are a multifunctional crop used as a health promoting human food, high quality animal feed and feedstock for industrial applications. Oats are also well adapted to a wide range of… Read more »

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows (PhD Scholarship)

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30024 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 5th August 2018 Increased efficiency of N use in dairy production is proposed as a key action to reduce environmental N contamination, and mathematical models provide a powerful tool to… Read more »

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: 17 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… Read more »

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review  (MRes Scholarship)

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review Bangor University, School of Healthcare Sciences, College of Human Sciences Project ID: BUK2151 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months Application Deadline:  Friday 20th July 2018 Project Description: This project presents an… Read more »

Children’s perceptions of parents’ use of technology in Wales (MRes Scholarship)

Children’s perceptions of parents’ use of technology in Wales School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University (Bangor or Wrexham campus) Project ID: BUK2150 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months (September 2018 – August 2019) Each KESS 2 study also includes a Postgraduate Skills Development Award and a generous travel and equipment allowance. Application Deadline:… Read more »

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images (MPhil Scholarship)

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images Aberystwyth University, Information Studies Project ID: AUM30005 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 30th July 2018 The purpose of this research project is to review and identify best practice in metadata systems for sound and moving images in order to secure future access to digital/digitised… Read more »

Creating an antiviral lipbalm (MPhil Scholarship)

KESS 2 MPhil in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: Creating an antiviral lipbalm School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK270 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 initiative led by Bangor University… Read more »

Creating a health promoting blend of tea (MPhil Scholarship)

KESS 2 MPhil in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: Creating a health promoting blend of tea School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University Project ID: CUK269 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 initiative led… Read more »