|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Placed On:||13th October 2021|
|Closes:||25th January 2022|
SeNNS (ESRC) Studentships
The University of Roehampton is pleased to be part of the South-east Network for Social Sciences (SeNSS), a consortium of 10 universities working as a Doctoral Training Partnership to offer Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) studentships.
Candidates can apply through Roehampton for SeNSS studentships in two pathways - education and social anthropology.
Roehampton Education areas of expertise:-
Roehampton Social Anthropology specialisms:-
Applications for 2022/23 are now invited.
Fully Funded Doctoral Studentships & Maintenance Stipend - £17,609 for maintenance and fees covered.
Eligibility for ESRC funding
You must ensure that you fulfil all three eligibility criteria set up by the ESRC. These are:
More advice on ESRC eligibility criteria can be obtained from the relevant academic lead, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please also consult the ESRC Postgraduate Funding Guide, for further information on the different levels of funding available and the associated terms and conditions.
Prospective or eligible current doctoral students AND prospective Masters plus PhD students who would like to apply for a SeNSS studentship at Roehampton must do so via the SeNSS online application system, HEIApply. Roehampton will be notified of your application automatically via HEIApply. You will also need to complete the Roehampton online application.
Your application will then go through a two-stage process:
At the same time as completing your application online, via HEIApply you should also make contact with the relevant Pathway Lead to talk informally about your proposed research, what supervision is available, and your eligibility for SeNSS. If you are a 1+3 candidate, you will also discuss eligible Masters programmes. Collaborative proposals (with a partner organisation) can be considered.
You are required to have made contact with the relevant pathway lead to express your interest in a SeNSS studentship and to have begun both the SeNSS and Roehampton online applications by 1 December 2021
Completed Roehampton applications must be received by 12pm Monday 4th January 2022. Interviews will take place over the following two weeks.
Following the interview process, you will have an opportunity to discuss and refine your application and update it on HEIApply.
Your SeNSS application must then be submitted on HEIApply by Monday 25th January, 2022.
You will be advised whether your application is going forward to SeNSS’s Final Selection Panel by 14th February. Studentship awards are likely to be made by end April 2022.
How to Apply
Roehampton online application - Details of how to apply via the Roehampton online application can be found here.
HEIApply online application here.
Detailed guidance about using the HEIApply system can be found here. It is essential that you read through the Guidance Notes.
Students who have been successfully interviewed following their Roehampton application must have their SeNSS application submitted on HEIApply by Monday 25th January, 2022.
Should you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact us at SENSS@roehampton.ac.uk
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