Postgraduate Research Scholarships in Food Science, Ireland

Posted: May 23, 2017 in Europe, Ireland, Jul-Sept Deadline, Masters, PhD, Researcher
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University College Cork is pleased to offer Lauritzon Research Scholarship in food science and food-related disciplines. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

These scholarships aim to support students and integrate them into the academic, social and cultural aspects of University College Cork.

UCC was established in 1845 as one of three Queen’s Colleges – at Cork, Galway and Belfast. These new colleges were established in the reign of Queen Victoria and named after her. Queen’s College, Cork (QCC) was established to provide access to higher education in the Irish province of Munster.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue MSc or PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the highly innovative area of food science and food-related disciplines.

Scholarship Award: The Lauritzson Research Scholarships will have a value of €28,000 per annum, tenable for two or four academic years (depending on whether the successful applicant is pursuing an MSc or PhD) and includes a student bursary of €16,000 per annum, tuition fees and a budget for laboratory consumables to support the student’s research.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Students who have attained at least at least Second Class Honours, Grade 1 (or equivalent) in an appropriate degree are eligible to apply for a PhD or MSc Research degree at UCC. The scholarship consists of student stipend of €16,000 and €12,000 towards tuition fees and laboratory consumables. The scholarship is tenable for two or four years; depending on the course of study (i.e. MSc or PhD.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have attained at least at least Second Class Honours, Grade 1 (or equivalent) in an appropriate degree, and be pursuing a research programme in a food related discipline.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Applications can be downloaded here Lauritizon Food Scholarship Application, please ensure that you have written agreement from a potential supervisor in advance of your application submission.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Closing date for applications is July 14, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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