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AHRC White Rose College of Arts and Humanities PhD studentships 2018

Deadline for applications: 5pm Wednesday 24 January 2018 (17:00)

The White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH) is a Doctoral Training Partnership of the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York. It is responsible for the distribution of AHRC-funded doctoral studentships for these universities and for the coordination of a doctoral training programme.  WRoCAH is able to offer over 50 AHRC studentships per year to candidates with a place for doctoral study at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield or York.

Applicants for an AHRC studentship must have applied for a place of study in an eligible School, Department or Centre and may only apply for funding at one of Leeds, Sheffield or York. The studentship application form and details of how to apply are only available from the WRoCAH website:

It is important that the area of research proposed fits in with the AHRC remit.  Details of the areas of research covered by the AHRC can be found here

If you are considering applying for AHRC funding through the School of Geography, it is important to contact appropriate academic members of staff in the School to discuss your application and submit your PhD application to the School well in advance of the funding application deadline.  For a list of our academic staff, please click here