Current WRDTP ESRC Funded Students: Guide to Training & Awards

ESRC Studentships – Funding Schemes

White Rose DTP ESRC Mini Training & Administration Guide

413The WRDTP Student Training & Administration Guidance 2017_18 is a concise guide to the WRDTP training and administration of ESRC funding schemes available to Masters/Doctoral Researchers funded by the ESRC at the Universities of Bradford, Hull, Leeds, Manchester Metropolitan, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam, and York. Further guidance and application forms can be obtained via the links below:

Note: The ESRC funding Schemes are available only during the funding period of the ESRC award (i.e. not during the writing up year).

ESRC/DTP Funding Schemes Timescales 2017/18

Call Application Due Panel
8 December 2017 9 February 2018 21 February 2018*
16 March 2018 30 April 2018 8 May 2018*
18 May 2018  29 June 2018 6 July 2018*

*Panel decisions will be available no earlier than 10 days after the panel sits.

ESRC Studentships – Open Access

The White Rose DTP is committed to ensuring the output from ESRC funded research is made publicly available. The Research Councils UK (RCUK) open access policy came into force on 1 April 2013. ESRC funded Doctoral Researchers are expected to comply with the policy. RCUK open access policy and guidance If you have any questions please email