Postgraduate scholarships and studentships in Linguistics, University of Essex

The Department of Language and Linguistics, University of Essex, is inviting applications for a range of postgraduate studentships and scholarships for 2015-2016 (MA/MRes/PhD). For information on the department and the staff’s research interests, please visit the following website: 4 Options are available:

1. ESRC studentships at the Essex Doctoral Training Centre

We welcome applications for fully-funded ESRC studentships (MRes and PhD) in the areas of Linguistics, Experimental Linguistics, and Analysing Language Use (broadly construed). For further information and guidance on how to apply, see

Deadline for applications: 13 February 2015

2. CHASE AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership

The University, along with six partner institutions, is a member of CHASE (Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts South-East England), one of 11 Doctoral Training Partnerships funded by the AHRC.  Applicants for doctoral study in Linguistics can apply for CHASE AHRC studentships through the Language and Linguistics department. The studentship covers fees, maintenance and professional development opportunities during your PhD. For more information, see:

Deadline for applications: 14 January 2015

3. University of Essex Doctoral Scholarships

The University of Essex Doctoral Scholarship is available to support talented PhD students in any area of linguistics. For more information, see:

Deadline for applications: 1 March 2014


4. Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting Scholarship

This scholarship is to support students studying for our PG Diploma/MA Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting. We are offering five competitive scholarships to support talented students who demonstrate excellent performance in previous qualifications and achieve a high aptitude score. Our Department of Language and Linguistics is internationally-recognised for expertise in the teaching of practical foreign language skills. To be eligible students will need to hold an offer with the department. For more information, see:

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