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Doctoral Researchers: Prestigious Cumberland Lodge Scholarship Scheme - apply no
The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for students from any discipline to develop skills in communication, public engagement, and interdisciplinary working.
This is a two-year programme for doctoral students studying at universities in the UK, designed to fit around their studies. The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for students from any discipline to develop skills in communication, public engagement, and interdisciplinary working. Seven scholarships are available each year. This year’s successful scholars will join the Lodge from September 2018 to September 2020.
**What the Scholarship involves**
-From the Scholar
• Attendance at two conferences per year, an annual Scholars’ Retreat in September, and Annual Lecture
• Facilitation at events
• Submission of a blog and newsletter article on conferences attended
From Cumberland Lodge
• Mentoring in intellectual leadership
• Involvement in cross-disciplinary debates on important social and ethical issues
• Training in communication and public engagement
• Networking opportunities with senior academics and people in public life
• A personal development grant of up to £300
• Free food, accommodation and travel whilst staying at Cumberland Lodge
Applicants must be studying for a doctorate in the UK and be able to commit to a two-year programme. The application closing date is Wednesday 21st March - please visit the Doctoral College Webpages for more information on how to apply > http://www.lboro.ac.uk/services/doctoral-college/training-events/cumberlandlodgescholarships/.