The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the British Council Philippines are pleased to announce that the DOST-Newton Fund PhD Scholarship programme is now open for applications.

The aim of the DOST-Newton Fund PhD Scholarship programme is to facilitate the capacity building of individuals, and the building of sustainable, long-lasting links between the UK and the Philippines. The scholarships are for full-time PhD study in the UK from December 2015 until January 2019.

This opportunity is open to students who are eligible to apply for the DOST-Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT) and the DOST-Accelerated Science & Technology Human Resource Development Programme (ASTHRDP).

Applications are now being accepted using the online form.

Important Dates

- Deadline for receipt of applications is on Monday 17 August 2015.
- Announcement of selection results by late October 2015.
- Full-time PhD study from December 2015 until January 2019.

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