Science and Solutions for a Changing Planet DTP

Scholarship overview

  • Degree level

    Postgraduate doctoral

  • Value

    Home Tuition Fees; stipend at UKRI London rate; Research costs

  • Number of awards


  • Academic year


  • Tuition fee status

    Home, Overseas

  • Mode of study

    Full time, Part time

  • Available to

    Prospective students

  • Application deadline

    08/01/2024 Closed

  • Additional information

    Scholarship page

  • Available to applicants in the following departments

    • Aeronautics
    • Centre for Environmental Policy
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    • Earth Science and Engineering
    • Life Sciences
    • Materials
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Physics
    • School of Public Health

Eligibility criteria

To be classed as a Home student, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Be a UK National (meeting residency requirements), or

Have settled status, or

Have pre-settled status (meeting residency requirements), or 

Have indefinite leave to remain or enter 

If a candidate does not meet the criteria above, they would be classified as an International student.

There are a limited number of studentships available for international students. These will be subject to eligibility and the availability of funding, and we expect there to be keen competition for them. UKRI funding will not cover international fees set by universities. It is recommended that if you class as an international student, you should speak with the lead supervisor of the project regarding funding options.

Please note: This scholarship is not available to continuing students.

Course specific information

This award is only available to a range of projects from various departments. Projects can be seen on the SSCP DTP website:

Application process

The full application process can be found on the SSCP DTP website:


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