Jameel Scholarships 2015 – Cardiff University

The following fully funded scholarships are available at the Islam-UK Centre at Cardiff University, starting in September 2015:

Cardiff University Jameel PhD Scholarships – 4 scholarships (starting 2015/16 academic year).

We are seeking exceptional UK resident applicants with a first class, or upper second class honours degree and/or Masters degree. Research proposals in the following areas are particularly welcome: Education, Religious Leadership, British Muslim Arts and Heritage, Theory and Method in the study of Islam in Britain, and Inter-Generational and Family Relations. Other research themes will be considered but must demonstrate exceptional academic merit, potential and relevance to Muslims or Islam in the UK.

Cardiff University Jameel MA Scholarships – 3 scholarships available for the MA in Islam in Contemporary Britain (September 2015 start).

We are seeking exceptional UK resident applicants with a first or upper second class honours degree in a relevant subject, and demonstrated enthusiasm for working with or for Muslim communities in Britain.

Funding Package

Each successful Cardiff University Jameel Scholar has full UK/EU tuition fees paid and receives a generous stipend equivalent to an AHRC stipend plus access to a travel & conference allowance. Full-time PhD awards will provide funding for three years; full-time MA awards will provide funding for one year.

How to Apply

Full application instructions are available online at: http://sites.cardiff.ac.uk/islamukcentre/jameel-scholarships/
Closing date for applications: 30th January 2015
For all enquiries, please contact us by email to jameelscholarships@cardiff.ac.uk