1. Brunel University is offering scholarships for students embarking on doctoral research degrees in 2007/08. Scholarships will be available across the full range of the university's research areas including... Design. Due to funding restrictions these awards are available to UK and EU students beginning a full time postgraduate programme in 2007/08. Application forms for postgraduate programmes and the details of the Isambard Research Scholarships and Scholarships awarded by Academic Schools are available: http://www.brunel.ac.uk/courses/pg/graduateschool/pgscholarships/
2. The Design Department at Goldsmiths provides a vibrant research community for staff and students, encouraging the integration of scholarship with practice... We are offering two scholarships to full-time PhD students for the 2007-08 session. The scholarships cover full-time Home/EU tuition fees (£3,240) and will be renewed for a second and third year of study, subject to satisfactory progress. Overseas applicants will be considered for a contribution towards their overseas tuition fees, of up to the amount of the full-time Home/EU fees (£3,240 of £11,900). The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. They are available to any new PhD applicants whose research topic falls within the broad areas of interest of the Department, as follows:
* Interaction Design
* Critical Practice
* Design Education
* Sustainability and Design
You should normally have an upper second class honours degree, and preferably a Master's degree, together with appropriate experience. If your degree is in a non-related field, you may also be considered. Please note that all research degree applications will be considered for this scholarship. Further information:
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Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday 18 May 2007
3. De Montford University: Up to seven fully funded sponsored PhD studentship are available to candidates. Each of the studentships is available for three years full-time study and provides a substantial bursary. Candidates should hold a good first degree (First Class, Upper-Second Class or equivalent) in a relevant subject area. We would welcome applications from suitable qualified candidates to study in any of the following discipline areas: Art and Design: Design and New Product Development; Textiles Engineering and Materials; Fine Art; Photographic Studies and Creative Imaging. Applications are welcome from citizens from both the EU and non EU countries. Enquiries should in the first instance go to the Research Office, De Montfort University, Leicester, LE1 9BH
Telephone: 0116 2506309. Web: www.dmu.ac.uk
Closing Date: 15th March 2007
Applicants are requested to contact the office to receive an admission pack and will need to provide a full CV with two supporting references. Please e-mail: email@example.com or call (0116) 2506309 to receive further details.