Study Abroad Studentships
Research Awards Advisory Committee
Approximately 20 Studentships are available to support a period of
advanced study or research (not in the UK or USA) for 12 or 24 months.
The awards provide an annual maintenance allowance of £15,000, a
return air fare and baggage allowance, and an allowance of £5000 for a
student accompanied by a dependent partner. Assistance with research
costs and overseas fees is given at the Committee's discretion.
Applicants must have been resident in the UK for at least 5 years and
hold an undergraduate degree from a UK institution. Undergraduates are
not eligible. Candidates must be under age 30 on 1 June 2008 or, if
older, must make a strong and appropriate case for special
consideration. Applicants must be available for interview in London in
late April 2008.
Eligible applicants can download application materials from the
Trust's web site at http://www.leverhulme.ac.uk
Closing date: 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday 8 January 2008.
Research Awards Advisory Committee, The Leverhulme Trust,
1 Pemberton Row, London EC4A 3BG.
Registered charity number 288371.
Iain Robert Smith
Institute of Film and Television
School of American and Canadian Studies
University of Nottingham