Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Good afternoon everyone

    I've applied to four universities for PhD programmes, and each one is affiliated with a different AHRC DTP Consortium (I've also applied to each consortium too).

    I've heard that AHRC funding is centrally coordinated, and so it is not possible to receive offers from more than one AHRC consortium. Is this true? It would be great to know if anyone has ever received more than one funding offer.

    JD
    • Community Assistant
    • CV Helper
    Offline

    19
    ReputationRep:
    Community Assistant
    CV Helper
    (Original post by JDPreston)
    .........
    When I was dealing with this, which was 3 years ago, so it may have changed, you could certainly apply to different consortia. We presumed that applicants would do so, and so a number of offers would be rejected, despite their rarity/value, because the applicant would prefer another consortium.

    What we did have rules about (and I'm afraid I can't remember them in detail) was making more than one application to either different universities, or different research groups. So if you wanted to do research on Anglo Saxon Bibles, I don't remember which way it was, but you could either only apply to one Uni, or had to choose between applying under the History Group or the Religious Studies group.
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: March 19, 2016
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Brussels sprouts
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.