|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||£17,668 for full-time students, or the pro rata equivalent for part-time students|
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||1st February 2023|
|Closes:||23rd March 2023|
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Thursday 23 March 2023 at 23:59 GMT
Option 1: Single parent families: experiences of fathers and grandparents in South Africa, supervised by Dr Franziska Meinck, University of Edinburgh, Dr Hannabeth Franchino-Olsen, University of Edinburgh, Assoc. Prof. Nicola Christofides, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and Dr Nataly Woollett, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Option 2: Forced migration and sole parenting supervised by Dr Steve Kirkwood, University of Edinburgh and Dr Georgia Cole, University of Edinburgh
This award is available to a student intending to commence the PhD in Social Work in September 2023 on either a full-time or part-time basis.
The award is made for three years for full time students or six years pro-rata for part-time students.
Application and Selection
How to apply
The closing date for this scholarship is Thursday 23 March 2023 at 23:59 GMT.
Applicants must submit two separate applications by this deadline (further information about both is given below):
Ensure you visit the Important Information and Recommendations section before you apply.
Application for the PhD Social Work
You will only be able to apply for a scholarship after you have submitted an application to study for the PhD in Social Work programme.
You must submit a complete application for admission to the PhD in Social Work research degree by the awards deadline. For further information on the application process, please see our how to apply page.
The application to study is made via the University's online applications system EUCLID. The application to study must be submitted at least 10 working days prior to the scholarship application deadline. This allows your University Username (UUN eg s1234567) to be activated in time for you to submit your scholarship application before its deadline.
Macqueen Scholarship application
Application to the Macqueen Scholarship is via the University's online scholarships application form located within the EUCLID applicant hub.
After submitting your application for the PhD Social Work programme, you will receive a University Username (UUN) and access to MyEd where you can reach the scholarship application system.
The Macqueen selection panel will meet to assess the shortlisted candidates in Spring 2023, and results will be communicated to candidates by email shortly thereafter.
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