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Priestley PhD Scholarships available

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The Priestley International Centre for Climate is now advertising its fifth cohort of Priestley PhD scholarships to commence October 2020. Applications are open for a number of exciting projects that provide an excellent opportunity to undertake ground-breaking research aimed towards delivering global climate solutions working across four priority areas:

Successful applicants will become part of internationally renowned research teams that work across disciplinary boundaries and are committed to training a new generation of interdisciplinary climate researchers. We have three fully funded PhD scholarships to award to UK/EU applicants.


Full information about these opportunities, including entry requirements and details of how to apply can be found here. Deadline for applications is 29 February 2020.

The Priestley Centre supports a range of events, activities and opportunities to foster exciting interdisciplinary collaborations including our Climate Exchange seminar series and public engagement events, Piers Sellers PrizesPriestley Society, and Priestley Climate Scholars.

The Priestley Centre is proud to have awarded 21 PhD scholarships across a broad range of disciplines and climate related research topics. Profiles and project information for some of our first four cohorts can be found here.