Funding Information

The Wales School for Social Care Research (WSSCR) is offering PhD Studentship Awards for social care research.

Deadline: Fri 1st Sep 2017

Projects undertaken as part of this work are expected to have relevance to the social care needs, the public and service users, and/or the organisation and delivery of effective social care services in Wales. The Applicant (i.e the proposed PhD Supervisor) must be based at the Host Institution at the time of applying, the Host Institution must be an organisation based in Wales. Funding available for UK/ EU applications only. The Wales School for Social Care Research envisages that most PhD Studentships funded through this call will be undertaken on a full-time basis over a three year period. However, it is also possible for Students to undertake the Studentship on a parttime basis over 4 years (75% WTE) or 5 years (60% WTE). 
Application deadline is  the 1st September 2017 at 5pm.
Applicants must be in a position to commence proposed activities by 1 January 2018
Guidance Notes and Application form available on the Health and Care Research Wales website ( or contact Richenda Leonard at: Email:   Tel: +44 (0) 1792 604922