Postgraduate research funding opportunities

Keele University studentships, when available, are funded internally or from external sponsors such as research councils or from industry.

For early career research staff, looking to transition in their careers by acquiring a personal research fellowship.

Learn more about Centres for Doctoral Training and Doctoral Training Partnerships.

Bursaries and scholarships.

There are student loans available at PhD level.

Any individual postgraduate at Keele University can apply for between £50-£500 to engage in activities outside of their course which will help their personal and academic development.

Funding support available to our students experiencing severe or urgent financial hardship.

Subject level awards and prizes tied to your particular subject or course.

£110,000 of funding available for students and staff across the University. The Fund is funded by alumni, and in 2018/19 has been enhanced by the strike fund.