Finding (and Acquiring) Funding: a PG Workshop

Leaves are falling, the nights are drawing in, and tea and biscuits are becoming more of a necessity than a luxury. That’s right, it’s postgrad application season! To help you secure the funding you might need to pursue your studies further (if you are a Master's student) or to organise conferences, placements or mount collaborative… Continue reading Finding (and Acquiring) Funding: a PG Workshop


Event funding opportunities for PG Students

Are you planning to organise an event (conference, workshop, etc.) in the coming academic year? IAS Funding Call The IAS has established a small fund available to support research postgraduate researchers/groups who are organising multi-disciplinary events such as conferences or workshops in Durham. Applications for this funding must be received by 30 October 2017. The… Continue reading Event funding opportunities for PG Students

New PhD funding opportunities announced for 2016 entry

Durham Leverhulme Doctoral Training Programme in Visual Culture (deadline 15 JANUARY 2016) Up to 7 fully-funded three-year PhD studentships are currently available in the Durham Leverhulme Interdisciplinary Training Programme in Visual Culture (DLITP VC) for October 2016. The scheme is open to graduates in the arts and humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and life sciences who… Continue reading New PhD funding opportunities announced for 2016 entry

Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Studentships in the Arts and Humanities

Closing Date: 26 January 2015  The Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership invites top-calibre applicants to apply to its doctoral studentships competition 2015. More than fifty fully-funded doctoral studentships are available across the full range of arts and humanities subjects, including Creative Practice disciplines. Northern Bridge is an exciting, AHRC-funded collaboration between Newcastle University, Durham University and Queen’s… Continue reading Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Studentships in the Arts and Humanities

Funding success for new PhD and MA students

The School has done well in postgraduate funding competitions this year, attracting full funding for 5 full-time PhD students and an MA Bursary.Three of the PhD awards come through the Northern Bridge doctoral training partnership, a new consortium with Newcastle University and Queen’s University Belfast funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. The PhD projects… Continue reading Funding success for new PhD and MA students