PhD Scholarship at University of Limerick in Ireland, 2018

Scholarship Description:

The University of Limerick is is inviting applications for PESS Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme. The purpose of the PESS Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme is to support full-time PhD students beginning studies in September 2018.

Host College/University:

The University of Limerick is a university in Limerick, Ireland. Founded in 1972 as the National Institute for Higher Education, Limerick, it became a university in 1989 in accordance with the University of Limerick Act 1989.

Degree level:

Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.

Field of Study:

Scholarships are awarded to study Physical Education and Sports Sciences.

Scholarship Award:

Four-year PhD inclusive of fees (approx. €5,000 per annum) and bursary valued at (€13,000 per annum).


Citizens of Ireland are eligible to apply. Scholarship can be taken in Ireland.

Eligibility Criteria:

The successful applicant must be a new research student (i.e., are not currently registered as a postgraduate student in UL), and must be willing to take up the scholarship by the beginning of the first academic semester, September 2018.

Applying procedure Instructions:

Applicants are requested to submit an application of no more than 2000 words outlining their research proposal including a year by year progression outline and project deliverables. This application document is a space where applicants have the opportunity, to respond to each of the three evaluation criteria for this scholarship: 1) alignment with PESS research theme(s); 2) quality of scholar; 3) quality of the supervisory team.

How to Apply:

Applications should be submitted electronically.

Scholarship Official Web Links:

Scholarship Link: ◄–

Scholarship Deadline:

June 18, 2018.

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