[ 19. November 2015 ]

AUSSCHREIBUNG – MA and PhD funding (especially contemporary music performance/research)

Subject: MA and PhD funding (especially contemporary music


From: Xenia Pestova

Dear all, if you have any students looking for funding for MA / PhD,

please do spread the word: we are particularly interested in applicants

wishing to specialise in contemporary music studies (composition;

performance, including performance with electronics; musicology). We

have strong links with the Birmingham Conservatoire and University of

Birmingham as well as De Montfort amongst others for co-supervision. For

details of staff specialisms, visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/music

AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU students

The Midlands3Cities doctoral training partnership is a collaboration

between the universities of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent, Leicester, De

Montfort, Birmingham and Birmingham City. The DTP is in the third of

five years, awarding up to 89 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council

(AHRC) studentships for UK/EU applicants for 2016 entry. M3C provides

research candidates with cross-institutional mentoring, expert

supervision (including cross-institutional supervision where

appropriate), subject-specific and generic training, and professional

support in preparing for a career.

The Department of Music at the University of Nottingham is inviting


The deadline for AHRC M3C funding applications is **12 January 2016**,

by which time students must have applied for a place to study and have

provided two references to a university within the DTP.

For full details of eligibility, funding and research supervision areas

(including use of the supervision search tool) please visit

http://www.midlands3cities.ac.uk or contact