SGSSS Steers Competition 2021/22
The 2021/22 competition will officially launch on 31 August, however please start thinking about submitting a research project for a funded studentship now
On 31 August 2021 the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science will officially launch the SGSSS Steers Supervisor-led Competition 2021/22
In line with the ESRC’s core commitment to enhancing social science capability and building capacity in priority areas, the SGSSS is running a two stage* Supervisor-led Competition awarding funded studentships in the following priority areas (steers):
- Interdisciplinary research which straddles other research council remits
- Advanced Quantitative Methods (AQM)
*From the 2021/22 competition, we will be moving to a new application system. The guidance for this new system will be provided by the official launch on 31 August 2021.
**Please note, whilst the requirements for Dataset applications will remain unchanged, the overall competition guidance for 2021/22 will be updated for the official launch on 31 August 2021.
Due to the complexities of the interdisciplinary steer, Professor Lydia Plowman has provide some additional guidance in the form of the below video and the accompanying slides (available to download as a pdf document).