BSAC PhD Studentship, UK 2016 is open for . The scholarship allows level programm(s) in the field of taught at . The deadline of the scholarship is .
BSAC PhD Studentship, UK 2016
British Society for Antimicrobial Chemopherapy is pleased to offer PhD studentship for up to 4 years in duration. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this studentship. The PhD studentship scheme is designed to ensure a flow of first-class students into the field of antimicrobial chemotherapy, providing them with an excellent training in research. At the forefront of the antimicrobial chemotherapy field, the Society meets its aims by setting standards for antimicrobial susceptibility testing and use, both within the UK and overseas, supporting microbiologists in their practice, and the promotion and provision of channels through which its Members can ensure their continuing professional development.
If applicant’s first language is not English they must be able to provide recent evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is adequate for the programmes for which they have applied.
Degree Level: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Studentship is awarded in the field of antimicrobial chemotherapy.
Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this Scholarship:-
- Awarded or expected 1st class or high upper 2nd class degree, or MSc with merit or distinction
- BSAC PhD Studentships are open to applicants on a worldwide/international basis.
Eligible Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this studentship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Awarded or expected 1st class or high upper 2nd class degree, or MSc with merit or distinction.
English language Requirements: If applicant’s first language is not English they must be able to provide recent evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is adequate for the programmes for which they have applied.
Scholarship Award: Up to a maximum of £25,000 per year, for the duration of the grant. BSAC PhD studentships are funded to a maximum value of £25,000 per year, covering fees for a maximum of 4 years in duration. Non EU applicants will need to ensure their host institution is able to support any additional costs outside of this £25,000 award i.e. any additional funds required outside of the value of this grant will need to be sought elsewhere.
Award may include:
- Student stipend
- Tuition fees (set by the research institution)
- Research consumables, directly attributable to the project
Supporting Material: -Completed application comprising:
· Student, names of two supervisors and institution details
· Detailed research proposal
· Statement detailing the scientific techniques for which the student will receive training
· Budget detailing annual costs (stipend, tuition fees, consumables)
· Training record for each named supervisor
-Accompanying documents (supervisor)
· Letter of support from the Head of Department
· Brief CV of the supervisor(s). Maximum 2x A4 sides
-Accompanying documents (student)
· Record of candidate’s academic performance
· Full CV of the candidate and statement of career intentions
· Two academic letters of reference.
More about BSAC PhD Studentship, UK 2016
Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted electronically via the BSAC online Grants Submission System. The application must be made by an established investigator who will be the supervisor, and who has previously received three or fewer studentships. Applications may be for named or unnamed students.
Application Form Link
Deadline: Studentship application deadline is 1st December 2016 (for award April/May 2017).
More about BSAC PhD Studentship, UK 2016
The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) is a UK-based multi-professional organisation with worldwide membership for clinicians and scientists with a specialist interest in antibiotic management and therapy. BSAC was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Birmingham, UK.