PhD Sponsorship


About the Grant

Support for a three year PhD. Support includes a stipend, a research & training allowance, a conference allowance and consumables of up to £15000.00 per annum

The grant is set at MRC rates. Successful applicants will be notified of the exact amount when the MRC rates for the current year are published


Who is eligible?

Members of the Society based in Great Britain and/or Ireland in good standing for at least 12 months who wish to act as supervisors of a project which will lead to the award of a PhD for the student. Priority will be given to early career researchers in pathology, including Clinical Lecturers & Clinician Scientists in Histopathology and Senior Lecturers in Histopathology within their first five years.


Deadline date

01 October


How do I apply?

Apply here

You will also need to upload Part B, Part C, evidence of your PhD monitoring programme, evidence that the student will work in a suitable research environment & full details of the consumables cost of the project

Please read the full terms and conditions before submitting your application



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