SRPe have announced that the 4th call for applications for their NMIS Industry Doctorate Programme in Advanced Manufacturing (NMIS-IDP) is now open.
The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland will be an industry-led international centre of manufacturing expertise where research, industry and the public sector work together to transform skills, productivity and innovation to attract investment and make Scotland a global leader in advanced manufacturing.
SRPe invites applications for industry doctorate projects of up to 4 years’ duration that support this vision, driven by industry demand and addressing key areas of manufacturing challenge and skills development from across a wide spectrum of organisations and sectors.
The NMIS-IDP will provide funding towards the fees and stipend at 50% (up to a maximum of £40K over 4 years), with the University / Industry Sponsor providing the remaining 50%, with the minimum threshold for industry funding set at 40%. This call will fund projects commending between January 2020 and March 2020.
Further information on the call and how to apply can be found in the attached guidance notes and @ https://www.srpe.ac.uk/funding-opportunities/
Please note that the deadline for submission of applications is 5pm on Friday 18th October 2019.
If you are interested in applying to this call please get in touch with Sharon McGettrick (firstname.lastname@example.org) ASAP.