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.
Arts PhD Fee Bursaries – 3 available
Community Music and the Digital Environment
We are looking for students interested in exploring how community musicians are engaging with digital platforms.
Download the full brief: Arts PhD Fee Bursary - Community Music (docx, 17.5 kB)
For informal enquiries contact Professor Lee Higgins at email@example.com
Coproduction, Mental Health and the Arts
We are looking for students interested in exploring participation in mental health services. The project is part of Converge, an award-winning project that works in partnership with the NHS.
Download the full brief: Arts PhD Fee Bursary - Arts and Mental Health (docx, 17.7 kB)
For informal enquiries contact Dr Nick Rowe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Theatre and Environmental Justice
We are looking for students to explore the role of theatre in the context of climate change and the environmental emergency.
Download the full brief: Arts PhD Fee Bursary - Theatre and Environmental Justice (docx, 17.1 kB)
For informal enquiries contact Professor Matthew Reason at email@example.com
Applying for a scholarship
Applications should be made through the Applying for a research degree process.
As part of this you will be asked to write research proposal of up to 1,000 words, 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.
Closing date: 13th July
Provisional interview date: 22nd July