The Carnegie PhD Scholarships fund postgraduate research leading to a PhD at an eligible institution in Scotland.
The Carnegie PhD Scholarship funding package includes:
Stipend: currently £16,800 for the academic year 2020-2021, adjusted annually for inflation.
Tuition Fees: The Trust will cover tuition fees at the Research Councils UK (RCUK) Indicative Fee Level for the relevant academic year (universities are expected to waive any outstanding balance).
Research Allowance: £3,000 for the whole tenure.
Candidates must have, or be on track to achieve, a first class Honours undergraduate degree from a Scottish institution of higher education.
The scheme is open to students of any nationality who meet the above criterion.