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Future Societies offers three fully-funded Ph.D research studentships.

  • fully funded ¬£15,609 per annum
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • PH.D
  • 22 April 2022


IInterThe Centre for Future Societies Research is accepting applications for three fully supported PhD studentships at the University of Hertfordshire. The University Alliance (UA) Doctoral Training Alliance in Future Societies will fund these research studentships. The studentships are offered full-time for three years beginning September 2022 (subject to good progress) and include a bursary of £15,609 each year, as well as a three-year tuition fee waiver. Every year, awards rise in line with inflation. The figures mentioned here are for the years 2021-2022.

Due to the available source of financing, the studentships are only available to UK nationals/UK resident candidates. Applicants who are British Black, Asian, or Minority Ethnic are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicant requirements

Applicants must have an excellent honors degree (First-Class Honours or Upper Second-Class Honours) or equivalent in a relevant discipline from the United Kingdom, as well as an acceptable Masters’s qualification.

How to apply

The following subject is available to study under this scholarship program.

Applicants are required to provide the following documents:

  • a completed application form (download the application form)
  • a cover letter explaining their interest in the proposed project title and the relevance of their background to the proposed project title
  • an up to date CV
  • two academic references
  • copies of qualification certificates and transcripts
  • a copy of the passport photo page.

Please send completed applications, choosing one of the available project titles shown above, to Doctoral College at, using the following format in the email subject line: Future Societies Research Studentships.