PhD Enterprise Scholarships
Prestigious Enterprise Scholarships available to PhD students who wish to investigate the commercial potential of their research.
If you want to find out whether your PhD research has commercial potential, this scholarship is for you
Each year, UCL Advances awards several prestigious PhD Enterprise Scholarships. Providing funding of £4,000, the scholarships cover student costs for a three-month extension on PhD work to enable a chapter to be written on the commercial evaluation of a science or technology PhD project.
Who’s it for?
The scholarship is for PhD students who want to further investigate the commercial potential of their research.
students can apply for this scholarship, but it depends on whether your
research is technical or commercial. If it’s technical, this
commercialisation chapter could definitely benefit your thesis. If it’s
commercial, you may already have covered this. If this is the case, you
might be able to write this chapter with a slightly different focus.
When do I apply?
There is no application deadline, but it is best to submit an application at the beginning of your final year.
is necessary to seek support from your supervisor, as it is the
responsibility of your Department to make arrangements for the extension
of your degree – and of your student status at UCL – alongside
arranging extensions with any other relevant parties, such as funding