Scholarships for postgraduate research students
Funding opportunities offered by York St John University.
Scholarships are grants given to a student that you do not need to pay back. We have the following scholarships available for postgraduate research students.
MSc by Research Scholarships, York City Football Club and York St John University
Sport and Exercise Therapy
Application deadline: Friday 10 June 2022, 12.00 noon
Interviews: Friday 24 June 2022
Start date for York City Football Club: Monday 4 July 2022
Start date for academic study at York St John University: Monday 3 October 2022
York City Football Club and York St John University are delighted to offer two Fee Scholarships for students to undertake an MSc by Research in the area of Sport and Exercise Therapy. These scholarships are offered as part of our ongoing collaborative partnership and provide an exciting opportunity for students to continue their career development and gain a postgraduate qualification. While studying for an MSc by Research, you will also benefit from gaining valuable experience by working in an established academy setting.
The scholarships are offered on a full-time basis for 1 year and cover UK course fees (£4500) for academic year 2022-2023.
Download the full brief and further details about the research project, criteria and research aims: York City Football Club MSc by Research Fee Scholarship (docx, 0.1 MB)
Applying for a scholarship
As part of your application you will be asked to write a proposal, which should include the following:
- What do you see as the main research questions you would address?
- What would be your methodological approach to the research?
- What makes you the right person to carry out this research?
Please note that CVs will not be accepted in place of the application form.