Cancer Research UK London Research Institute (LRI) is inviting 45 exceptional students to join four year Crick PhD Programme starting in September 2016. Students of all nationalities can apply for Crick PhD Studentships. Eligible student will be registered at one of the Crick partner universities (Imperial, King’s, or UCL) and receive a non-taxableannual stipend of £22,000 plus payment of tuition fees. The application deadline is 11th November 2015.
Study Subject(s): Studentships are awarded for research to understand why disease develops and find new ways to prevent and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease and stroke, infections, and neurodegenerative diseases.
Course Level: Studentships are available to pursue PhD program at one of the Crick partner universities: Imperial College London, King’s College London and University College London.
Scholarship Provider: Cancer Research UK London Research Institute (LRI), UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: The institute is looking for talented and motivated graduates, with backgrounds in biological sciences, physics, mathematics, computer science and/or chemistry who have decided that they want to do a PhD. Standard eligibility criteria are:
-Hold or expect to gain a first/upper second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
-Have appropriate research experience as part of, or outside of, a university degree course and/or a Masters degree in a relevant subject
-Are able to satisfy the Crick English Language requirements
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of all nationalities can apply for the Crick PhD Studentships.
Number of award(s): University is looking for 45 exceptional students to join four-year Crick PhD Programme starting in September 2016.
Duration of award(s): Studentship is awarded for the duration of four-year.
What does it cover? Crick students will benefit from well-resourced research labs and state-of-the-art science technology platforms, excellent scientific and transferable skills training, and a supportive and stimulating research environment. They will register at one of the Crick partner universities (Imperial, King’s, or UCL) and receive a non-taxableannual stipend of £22,000 plus payment of tuition fees.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: All shortlisted candidates will be interviewed between 25th- 27th Jan 2016.
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 11th November 2015.