ISSTI Offers MSc Studentships for 2009/10
The Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovatiion (ISSTI) is offering two studentships for 2009/10 for its MSc programmes.
The David Edge Studentship provides support for a full-time student in 2009-10 in either the MSc Science and Technology Policy and Management or the MSc Science and Technology Studies at the University of Edinburgh. The studentship is awarded by ISSTI in honour of the life and achievements of Dr David Edge (1932-2003).
The Innogen Masters Studentship provides support for a full-time student in 2009-10 taking the Life Sciences and Biotechnology specialist strand in the MSc Science and Technology Policy and Management or MSc Science and Technology Studies at the University of Edinburgh. The studentship is awarded by the ESRC Centre for Social and Economic Research on Innovation in Genomics (Innogen).
Both studentships cover the costs of the University UK/EU fees for the one-year full-time course - £4850 - plus £450 research expenses. Applications are welcome from within or outside the European Union, but the studentship does not cover the full costs of fees for non-EU students.
The closing date for applications for the studentships is 30 April 2009. UK and EU applicants for the MSc programmes may also apply for the University of Edinburgh Masters Studentships and a range of other awards.
Details of the studentships, programmes and application procedures are at: http://www.issti.ed.ac.uk/study