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Course Detail

PHD-QMA-003 - Postgraduate Funding - Considering the Alternatives

All PhD students

This workshop will be hosted online.
You will receive joining instructions via email 2 weeks in advance of the session and again 2 days in advance.

Need extra funding? For fees, living expenses, research, travel, conferences, or 4th year PhD study?If the answer is `Yes` to any of these, then consider this workshop. It explores the thousands of alternative grant-making bodies in Britain: principally charities, trusts, and foundations. It is suitable for postgraduates of any subject or nationality.

Keywords: alternative funding bodies, applying for funding, postgraduate funding


Late arrival:
If you anticipate arriving late, please advise us as soon as possible. Please note that the instructor reserves the right to not admit any latecomers.

If you require any type of assistance, whether it is with mobility, visual and/or hearing, please let us know at so we can do our best to accommodate you.


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the appropriate and best alternative funding bodies for them
  • Find them via books and the internet
  • Apply strongly and correctly

Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Wednesday 3 February 2021

Venue: Scape 0.15, ME, Scape, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


  • Dr L Blaxill