career development, applying for other funding, dealing with industry, what training to look for, working with IP, finding work-life balance etc.For technical input candidates can have collaborators and/or partners, however the mentor should ideally be someone you don't work closely with.
They are not intended as follow-on support to enable recently graduated students to continue working on their Ph D project.
Please see the Proposal Format tab for details of what to include in your application.
Applicants can apply before they have submitted their Ph D, however they must be within 6 months of submitting at the point of application.
Applicants are encouraged to consider the review criteria in preparing their proposal.
The Letter of Support (no more than one side) should be signed by the relevant Head of Department.