Sir William Roberts Scholarship


To fund research training at the PhD level.


Open to candidates classified as home/EU based who have attained a First Class (Honours) Degree or Upper Second Class (Honours) Degree. These scholarships are allocated to the School of The Environment and Natural Resources and the School of Biological Sciences.

Quantity Available



  • Annual
  • Dependent on funds available

Study Length

1 year, renewable for a maximum of 2 additional years

Award Value

Equal to that of a British Research Council Research Studentship

Application procedure

Applicants must contact the Head of the relevant School.

Closing date

June 1st

Study Level

  • Doctorate
  • Postgraduate

Bangor University

A long established university (founded in 1884) and dedicated to academic excellence. Over half of the departments assessed to date in the teaching quality assessments have received the top rating of 'excellent'
We have over 10,000 students, 26 academic schools and over 600 teaching staff.
Bangor University has one of the fairest workload of any UK university according to the now annual Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey ( January 2010).

Contact Details

  • 12 4835 1151
  • 12 4837 0451
  • Research Office
    Bangor University
    9th Floor
    Alun Roberts Building
    Deiniol Road
    Bangor, Gwynedd
    LL57 2UW

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Bangor University by using the links below.


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