ESRC OPEN COMPETITION 2019
The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science is delighted to announce the launch of the 2019 ESRC Student-led Open Competition
The Student-led Open Competition for PhD study commencing in Autumn 2019 is now OPEN. Prospective students are invited to submit their research proposal by 12 noon on 11 January 2019. An overview of the competition timeline can be found below and within the guidance on the right.
n.b. institutions may have their own earlier internal deadlines. You must check this with the institution in advance.
Eligible students should read the guidance carefully and submit their proposal, along with all supporting documents, with the full support of their supervisor.
We will be accepting complete applications from 30 November via our online submission portal, GradHub. Please register for GradHub as soon as possible to avoid any delay. Accounts are approved manually, during office hours.
Contact your preferred supervisor
Create an account on GradHub
Upload stage one of your application onto GradHub – deadline 12 noon, 11 January 2019
Institution reviews your application
Global panel review
Final eligibility checks undertaken and official awards offered