Apply for a Sussex-sponsored place at the Cumberland Lodge ‘Life Beyond the PhD’ conference this August

The ‘Life Beyond the PhD’ conference at Cumberland Lodge offers PhD students and early career researchers from across the UK the opportunity to share their experiences with each other, learn communication and engagement skills, and develop lasting networks. This year’s conference, held in Windsor Great Park, will take place between Monday 15 and Friday 19 … Continue reading Apply for a Sussex-sponsored place at the Cumberland Lodge ‘Life Beyond the PhD’ conference this August

SAGE Research Hive Scholarship: Forge connections and foster peer support across the doctoral community at Sussex

What better way to foster doctoral connections than becoming one of the next academic year's SAGE Research Hive Scholars? For over a decade, the SAGE Research Hive Scholarship programme has developed the careers and communities of thousands of doctoral researchers at Sussex.  It’s that time of year again and we are looking for three new … Continue reading SAGE Research Hive Scholarship: Forge connections and foster peer support across the doctoral community at Sussex

Exciting paid opportunity: Postgraduate Researcher for Creative Impact @ Sussex Festival of Ideas

The School of Media, Arts and Humanities is seeking to appoint a University of Sussex PhD student as researcher for the Sussex Festival of Ideas (9-12 June 2021). They will be known as the PGR Researcher for Creative Impacts Sussex Festival of Ideas.  The Sussex Festival of Ideas is a new initiative devised by the School of Media, … Continue reading Exciting paid opportunity: Postgraduate Researcher for Creative Impact @ Sussex Festival of Ideas

Apply to be a Hive Scholar and support the PhD community at Sussex

Are you creative, enthusiastic, work well in a team and take the initiative? The SAGE Research Hive Scholarship is a brilliant opportunity for three current Sussex PhD researchers to promote and engage with doctoral communities, and investigate the issues facing researchers today. The Library’s Research Hive is a space dedicated for use by doctoral researchers … Continue reading Apply to be a Hive Scholar and support the PhD community at Sussex

Cumberland Lodge: Two-year scholarship opportunities

Cumberland Lodge offers doctoral researchers in the UK a unique opportunity to benefit from a close association with their work and discussions for two years. If you have at least two years left to complete your PhD and are committed to working for the betterment of society, apply for this exciting opportunity to get involved … Continue reading Cumberland Lodge: Two-year scholarship opportunities

Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship for women studying aerospace engineering or space sciences

Since 1938, Zonta International’s Amelia Earhart Fellowships have been encouraging and supporting women to expand their horizons by pursuing degrees and careers in aerospace engineering and space sciences. It is anticipated that 35 Fellowships of US$10,000 each will be awarded in 2021. Women of any nationality pursuing a full-time PhD who demonstrate a superior academic … Continue reading Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship for women studying aerospace engineering or space sciences

A note from the Doctoral School – PGR experiences during the Covid-19 pandemic

On Thursday 16th April the Hive Scholars and the Doctoral School co-hosted an online session for PhD researchers to share their experiences of the Covid-19 pandemic. The online session was complemented by the Scholars' Padlet Wall, where experiences could be documented anonymously. Thank you to everyone who attended the session or left a comment, we … Continue reading A note from the Doctoral School – PGR experiences during the Covid-19 pandemic

Tell us how Covid-19 is affecting you and your PhD research

Collating PGR Experiences During the Covid-19 PandemicThursday 16th April (12:00 - 13:30), Online (Zoom) The Doctoral School is hosting an online session for PhD researchers to share experiences of the Covid-19 pandemic. We want to hear your views on how it is impacting your research, and how we are responding to this fast-moving situation. This … Continue reading Tell us how Covid-19 is affecting you and your PhD research

Cumberland Lodge Scholarships 2020-22

If you have at least two years left to complete your PhD and are committed to working for the betterment of society, apply for this exciting opportunity to get involved with the work of Cumberland Lodge. Designed to fit around and enhance your doctoral studies, Cumberland Lodge two-year scholarships provide a unique opportunity to develop … Continue reading Cumberland Lodge Scholarships 2020-22