Applications

Apply for funding

This application form can be used to apply for funding for postgraduate studies.

Requests for funding at masters level closed on 15 May 2019. However due to high demand a second application point will open in September 2019 for funding in January 2020. DO NOT apply using this form until 1 September 2019.

Requests for funding at PhD level will be considered on 30 September 2019. You may request up to £5000 for a year of full-time study.

Applications will next be reviewed on 30 September 2019 for PhD studies; next date to be confirmed for masters level studies

To apply for funding you will need...

For applications under £2000
A current copy of your CV
A letter of support from your line manager or academic supervisor*
For applications over £2000
A current copy of your CV
A letter of support from your line manager or academic supervisor*
CPD plan
Personal statement (500 words max)

*For funding under £2000, a CV and letter of support from the line manager is required. For requests over £2000, a CPD plan and personal statement (500 words maximum) is required in addition to the CV and letter of support. For applicants seeking second round funding for academic programmes, please provide a letter of support from your academic supervisor in place of your line manager.