ORGANISATION NAMEMaynooth University
RESEARCH FIELDFormal sciencesHumanitiesNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciencesSocial sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
Online applications are now open for the John and Pat Hume Doctoral Scholarship Awards 2018 across all disciplines at Maynooth University: www.maynoothuniversity.ie/jphawards
In support of our mission to promote research and teaching, a range of postgraduate research awards are available for suitably qualified prospective doctoral students across all disciplines at Maynooth University.
Successful recipients who wish to further develop their teaching skills and contribute to
pedagogical developments in their discipline may also be considered for activities such as
tutorials, laboratory demonstrations, marking and similar teaching related work for which they will
receive additional payment over and above the award granted under this scheme.
What is funded?
|Level of Award||Stipend
expenses per year
University Doctoral €18,000 Scholarship
|€16,000||€2,000||full fees||3 in Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy.
2 in Social Sciences.
1 in Science & Engineering.
|Maynooth University Doctoral €10,000 Scholarship||€9,000||€1,000||full fees||1 in Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy.
3 in Social Sciences.
6 in Science & Engineering.
1 under the
University Doctoral Fee Waiver Scholarship
|5 in Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy.
4 in Social Sciences.
The first and second award types are only available for applicants who intend to pursue a full-time PhD at MU by either registering initially for a research master’s as the start of a PhD - track programme that designates its research master’s as a PhD track or by registering directly for a PhD programme.