One fully-funded opportunity is available for an outstanding doctoral candidate from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) background to develop their career as a researcher within the School of Human and Health Sciences at the University of Huddersfield. Additional scholarships comprising fee waivers of 50% of fees may also be available for excellent BAME candidates who are not selected for the one fully funded scholarship.

Resources required:

  • Funding.
  • Networking with other academic/professional networks.
  • Use materials available or as case study to make cases for Funding to create scholarships.
  • Support from university.

Available evidence of impact:

  • Increase in students from underrepresented backgrounds attending university.
  • Application figures.

Links to available resources:

Implementation and potential challenges:

  • Universities can signpost and link to content.

How to Use:

  • Finalise objectives and target students for the scholarship.
  • Use real case studies from similar universities to negotiate funding at a university level.
  • Investigate relevant funding streams i.e. Access and Participation, Levelling up funding etc.
  • Consider linking with partner or local institutions/organisations to deliver and co-fund.
  • Framework for supporting scholars through the process and during the scholarship.