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Collaborative Doctoral Award with the Parliamentary Archives: Applications now open!

Parliamentary archives

Applications for a fully funded collaborative doctoral award are now open. The award funded by the AHRC via the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership will start in October 2022. The Department of History has partnered with the Parliamentary Archives to offer a project on 'Contested sexualities: love, desire and the institution of Parliament in the long nineteenth century'. In addition to the PhD research the successful candidate will also gain experience and training in contributing to outreach activities, public engagement and diversity work for the Parliamentary Archives in London and in the Midlands. For more information please contact Professor Sarah Richardson and see here.

Mon 01 Nov 2021, 08:23 | Tags: Postgraduate Funding

Sue Lemos Winner of the Olivette Otele Paper Prize

Sue Lemos wins the Olivette Otele Paper Prize for her paper on Queering Black Politics: The Black Lesbian and Gay Centre (Project) in London, 1980s-1990s

Fri 30 Jul 2021, 14:56 | Tags: Award Research Postgraduate Publication






Midlands4Cities Funding Competition Open for 2021/2022 Applications!

Looking for PhD funding in 2021? Midlands4Cities are recruiting their next cohort of arts and humanities doctoral researchers to join the vibrant community in the Midlands. The AHRC-funded M4C Doctoral Training Partnership is a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, Birmingham City University, University of Warwick, Coventry University, University of Leicester, De Montfort University, Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham.

M4C is awarding up to 89 doctoral studentships for UK and International applicants for 2021 entry through an open competition and 21 Collaborative Doctoral Awards (CDA) through a linked competition with a range of partner organisations in the cultural, creative and heritage sector.

For full eligibility criteria and application deadlines, please visit:

Thu 15 Oct 2020, 13:49 | Tags: Award Postgraduate Funding Competition Announcement

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