Funding Opportunities for Research Students

Sociophonetics lab in Linguistics departmentFor 2015/16, the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University will again offer a number of funded PhD studentships.

The Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster is one of the largest in the UK and is listed 9th for Linguistics in the QS World University rankings. It is home to a wide range of research interests and expertise, including second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, sociophonetics, discourse studies, corpus linguistics and literacy studies (see staff research interests for details).

ESRC Studentship

For 2015/16, the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University will again offer a number of funded PhD and MA studentships. Linguistics at Lancaster is part of the ESRC North West Doctoral Training Centre, which allocates fully funded or fees-only studentships and provides extensive research training for doctoral students. For guidelines on how to apply for an ESRC studentship and for the application form, please see http://www.nwdtc.ac.uk/how-to-apply/.

The deadline for applications is 2 February 2015 (5pm GMT). Important: You need to have applied for a place with us by then. The earlier we receive your application to study with us, the more time we have to make you an offer and subsequently advise you on your studentship application.      

AHRC Studentship

For 2015/16, the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University will again offer a number of funded PhD studentships for doctoral students from the UK and the EU. Linguistics at Lancaster is part of the AHRC North West Doctoral Training Centre, which allocates fully funded or fees-only studentships and provides extensive research training. For guidelines on how to apply for an AHRC studentship and for the application form, please see http://www.nwcdtp.ac.uk/howtoapply/.

The deadline for applications is 13 February 2015 (5pm GMT). Important: You need to have applied for a place with us by 23 January 2015. The earlier we receive your application to study with us, the more time we have to make you an offer and subsequently advise you on your studentship application.      

Other Funding Opportunities

Details about other funding opportunities that we offer for UK/EU and overseas students will be posted here soon. In the meantime, please direct any inquiries to Veronika Koller (v.koller@lancaster.ac.uk).

Department Address

Mrs Marjorie Wood,
Department of Linguistics and English Language,
Lancaster University,
Lancaster LA1 4YL.
Email: m.f.wood@lancaster.ac.uk

 

 

 

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