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Cambridge Infectious Diseases

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge




Vacation Scholarships from the Wellcome Trust Open all year round
Summer Vacation Studentship from the Biochemical Society
Vacation Studentship from the Microbiology Society Annual deadline April.

Wellcome Trust Four-year PhD studentships in science

These enable students to undertake in-depth postgraduate training at centres of excellence throughout the UK in selected biomedical research and public health research areas. Studentships include a stipend worth between £19,919 and £23,997 per year over four years for those outside London and between £22,278 and £26,839 per year over four years for those based in London

Newton Bhabha PhD Placement Programme (deadline: 4th Aug 2018)

The British Council, in partnership with the Departments of Science and Technology (DST) and Biotechnology (DBT), invites applications for funding support for short-term placements in United Kingdom (UK) and Indian institutions between March to October 2019

Newton Fund PhD Placements (and Supervisor Mobility) Grants China-UK (deadline: 20th Sept 2018)

This programme is a sponsorship opportunity for UK and Chinese PhD students and their supervisors to spend a period of study of three to 12 months (for PhD students) and up to three months (for supervisors) at higher education institutions in China or the UK.