Dublin Institute of Technology Fiosraigh Scholarship Programme
Dublin Institute of Technology is delighted to announce the Second Round of applications for Fiosraigh Scholarship Programme 2015.
The Irish word Fiosraigh, which means to explore or inquire, underlines the purpose of this scholarship programme which is to promote the exploration and application of knowledge.
The Fiosraigh Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis and research proposals should be aligned with the DIT Research Thematic areas:
- Environment, Energy & Health
- Information, Communications and Media Technologies
- New Materials and Devices
- Society, Culture and Enterprise
Fiosraigh First Time Supervisor Award
The DIT Fiosraigh – First Time Supervisor Award is an initiative dedicated to DIT staff who are new to PhD supervision. The purpose of the award scheme is to encourage Dublin Institute of Technology academic staff to become involved in PhD student supervision and contribute to the Institute's research mission.
Applications are invited from all full-time and pro-rata staff who are new to PhD supervision, i.e. have not previously or are not currently supervising a PhD student. Staff must hold a PhD qualification and have a contract of employment with DIT that extends beyond the proposed thesis submission date (February 2020 approx.). Each award will provide a scholarship to support a full-time PhD student and include a stipend of €16,000 and €2,000 for project costs, for each of the four years.
Interested candidates should read the Fiosraigh Scholarship Programme 2015 - Second Round for the full terms and conditions of the award.
All applications must be submitted using the First Time Supervisor Award Application Form and must have the support of an advisory supervisor. The completed Application Form should be saved in PDF format and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 noon, GMT, November 16th 2015 with subject line "Application for Fiosraigh 2015".
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Interested candidates are invited to read the Fiosraigh Scholarship Programme 2015 - Second Round before making an application and submit the relevant Fiosraigh Application Form on or before 12 noon (GMT), 16th November 2015.