Leverhulme PhD Scholarship in the United Kingdom

The University of Sussex is currently accepting applications for the Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarship Programme entitled ‘From Sensation and Perception to Awareness’, co-directed by Professor Jamie Ward and Professor Anil Seth. This program is open to UK and EU students. Expires in 51 days!

Award Value
As part of this programme, Sussex will be providing fully-funded studentships for three cohorts of seven students. The first of these cohorts will started at Sussex in September 2018. Each successful applicant will receive a tax free stipend at Research Council rates (currently £14777 per annum), a Home/EU fee waiver and generous research and training costs. On completion of their PhD, our the programme alumni will be eligible to apply for one of several 12 month postdoctoral research fellowships at Sussex, available only to completing Leverhulme DSP scholars.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD program in the area of Psychology, Neuroscience, Physiology, Artificial intelligence, Robotics, Philosophy, Digital humanities and Music.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United Kingdom

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Applicants should be UK or EU citizens and should have/expect to have at least a 2:1 undergraduate honours degree. A master’s degree in a relevant discipline is strongly desirable.
  • Applicants must have a willingness to participate in interdisciplinary training and seminars relating to ‘sensation, perception, and awareness’.

Applicants’ Nationality
The citizens of UK and EU are welcome to apply.

Website and Application Link