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Spam: Postgraduate Research Funding Opportunities at the University of Leeds 2014/15

The University of Leeds has recently announced a large number of Anniversary Research Scholarships for 2014 and 2015 entry. To celebrate the University’s 110th anniversary, a total of 110 new research scholarships will be available for each of these two years of entry.
This has been made possible by an additional investment of more than £10m, supported by the University.

Outstanding scholars from any discipline are invited to apply for the funding but further information on supervision available in Theology & Religious Studies (including the study of Contemporary Islam and Muslims in Britain) can be found here: + +án_mcloughlin.

To be considered for one of our scholarships you must meet the eligibility criteria and submit a scholarship application form by the relevant deadline: 30 April 2014 (23:59 UK time). Download the full eligibility criteria and an application form from

Successful applicants will receive payment to cover their University fees for a period of three years, along with a maintenance grant matching the Research Council UK rate. The total value of the three year scholarship is estimated at more than £50,000 per scholar.

You are recommended to contact potential supervisors by email before applying, either directly or through the postgraduate research tutor: Dr Johanna Stiebert (

For more information about postgraduate study in Philosophy, Religion, and History of Science at Leeds see

For regularly updated information on upcoming awards and deadlines, including application procedures, see the University of Leeds Postgraduate Scholarships site

Correspondence regarding application procedures may be directed to

Dr Seán McLoughlin
Senior Lecturer
School of Philosophy, Religion and the History of Science University of Leeds, LS2 9JT Email: