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General information on this scholarship

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British Library Scholarships

General Description

The British Library is offering the British Library Scholarship to support projects that draw significantly on both the holdings and expertise of the British Library. As a consequence, successful students will be jointly supervised by staff at the University of Sheffield and at the British Library (with the Sheffield academic acting as the lead supervisor). Value: Full UK/EU tuition fees, a stipend of EURO 17,350 per year, and a Research Training Support Grant of EURO 1,250 per year for expenses related to their research, such as travel, conferences, books, consumables and equipment. Length: 3 years.


Awards are open to UK, EU and international applicants. International applicants will required to prove that they have sufficient funds to cover the difference between the UK/EU and Overseas tuition fees; applicants should be registering on the first year of their PhD with the University on a British Library Scholarship research project.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: