The UK Cognitive Linguistics Association announces in conjunction with King’s College London one bursary of £7,500 pa payable for up to a maximum of 3 years. The duration of bursary is of three years. Only applicants who have secured an MPhil/PhD place in Cognitive Linguistics at King’s College London are eligible for this award. Applicants of all nationalities can apply for this award. MPhil/ PhD studies will start from Oct 2014. The application deadline is 31 January 2014.
Study Subject (s): The bursary is provided to study Cognitive Linguistics at King’s College London in UK.
Course Level: This bursary is available for pursuing PhD/MPhil research program at King’s College London.
Scholarship Provider: The UK Cognitive Linguistics Association in conjunction with King’s College London
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: -Open to residents of the following countries all nationalities
-Only applicants who have secured an MPhil/PhD place at King’s College London are eligible for this award; note that applicants can apply for the bursary and an MPhil/PhD place at the same time.
-Applicants should have a minimum 2:1 first degree (or equivalent) and an appropriate Masters degree in Linguistics or relevant area.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible for this MPhil/PhD bursary.
Scholarship Description: The UK Cognitive Linguistics Association announces in conjunction with King’s College London, one bursary of £7,500pa payable for up to a maximum of 3 years towards MPhil/PhD study (subject to satisfactory progress), to work with Dr Gabriella Rundblad.
Number of award(s): One bursary is offered.
Duration of award (s): The duration of bursary is up to a maximum of 3 years.
What does it cover? One bursary of £7,500 pa is available.
Selection Criteria: The bursary will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence and potential, judged on academic qualifications, performance and relevance to Dr Rundblad’s expertise.
How to Apply: To apply for an MPhil/PhD place at King’s College London, you will need to complete a postgraduate online application form. Your application needs to include:
-A research proposal of approximately 1,500 words covering your research aims, the theoretical background to the proposed research and its relationship to previous work, the significance of the proposed research, the likely methodological approach and why it is appropriate to the aims of the project, and how your proposed research complements your previous experience
-Two academic references
-Please ensure that you state Dr Rundblad as supervisor on the application
To apply for the UK-CLA bursary, you will need to send an e-mail to Dr Rundblad (gabriella.rundblad-at-kcl.ac.uk) stating your wish to be considered for this award. Please include a short statement highlighting how your research project relates to Dr Rundblad’s expertise.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is Friday 31 January 2014.