The University of Leeds is pleased to announce Arts and Humanities Research Council funding for a wide range of MA postgraduate studentships for study starting in academic year 2013/14, including 1 award in the subject area of French Language and Culture.
Research Preparation Masterâs awards are for students undertaking Master’s courses that focus on advanced study and research training explicitly intended to provide a foundation for further research at doctoral level. UK students will be eligible for a full award, covering University academic fees and a maintenance grant at the UK/EU Research Council rate. EU candidates will be eligible for an award paying Research Council rate academic fees only, except in exceptional circumstances or where residency in the UK has been established for more than 3 years prior to the start of the course. Eligibility enquiries should be made to the Postgraduate Scholarships Office in the first instance: [email protected]Â
How to Apply
Applicants for an AHRC scholarship must have submitted their Application Form (available at the link below) to the School by Friday 1st March 2013. Completed applications should be submitted by email to [email protected]Â Â
Please note that for your AHRC application to be considered you must apply for a Taught MA or an MA by Research within the School well in advance of the scholarship deadline.Â
For taught MAs you can check the application procedure for your programme of study at: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/coursefinder/School_of_Modern_Languages_and_Cultures/PGT?categoryID=20043 and begin your application online at: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/students/apply.htm.Â
For MA by Research you can check the application procedure for your programme of study at: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/coursefinder/Faculty_of_Arts/201314/PGR and begin your application online at: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/rds/prospective_students/apply/I_want_to_apply.html.
Other scholarships at the University of LeedsÂ
The University offers a number of additional scholarships for postgraduate study in the arts and humanities.Â Details about these awards can be found on the Postgraduate Scholarships website: http://scholarships.leeds.ac.uk/