Category Archives: Grants and Scholarships

‘UCL Laws Widening Participation PhD scholarships open for applications’

“UCL Laws is funding two PhD studentships to commence in 2019/2020 covering fees for UK/EU or overseas students with a stipend of £18,000 per annum for three years plus an additional personal research allowance (PRA) of £750 per annum for three years …” (more) [University College London, 4 June]

‘Max Planck Institute Luxembourg: Call for Applications for PhD Scholarships’

“The Max Planck Institute Luxembourg has launched a call for applications for PhD scholarships in 2020. Advanced doctoral students working in comparative procedural law, international procedural law and adjudication are invited to apply by 31 May 2019. While proficiency in English is compulsory, the call is also open to doctoral candidates writing their thesis in […]

‘JOBS: PhD and Postdoc Scholarships, Max Planck Institute for European Legal History, Frankfurt am Main (DEADLINE 31 MAY 2019)’

“Every year we welcome numerous researchers and scholarship holders from all over the world who come to Frankfurt in order to get in touch with other researchers in a productive working atmosphere and to conduct research in our library with its many special collections …” (more) [ESCLH, 14 February]

Open University School of Law PhD Studentship 2019: Critical intersections between blockchains, law and regulation

“For the academic year beginning 1 October 2019 the Open University Law School is inviting applications for a number of full-time funded PhD studentships. The studentships are based at the Milton Keynes campus and students are normally expected to live within commuting distance of Milton Keynes …” (more) [Critical Legal Thinking, 12 February]

‘Call for applications: grants for young scholars wishing to carry out their research in Turin’

“The Department of Law of the University of Turin intends to award three early-career fellowship grants. The value of each grant is €9,000. Applications are welcome from young scholars, ideally with a PhD in law, in any field of law …” (more) [Pietro Franzina, Conflict of Laws .net, 16 January]

‘Job vacancies at the MPI Luxembourg’

“The Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law is offering three full-time positions at the Research Department of European and Comparative Procedural Law, two for Research Fellows in EU Procedural Law (PhD candidate) and one for a Senior Research Fellow. The contracts are on a fixed-term basis for 24 months with the possibility of a […]

‘PhD vacancy in European Private Law’

“The Centre for the Study of European Contract Law (CSECL) invites applications for a PhD position from candidates who can actively contribute to Amsterdam Law School’s dynamic research community. For 38 hours per week. Closing date: 1 October 2018. Applicants are invited to formulate an innovative research question (or hypothesis) which should link up to […]

PhD and LLM (by Research) Scholarships, University College Cork

The School of Law at University College Cork invites applications for fully-funded PhD scholarships (EU fees plus €16,000 stipend, tenable for up to four years) or LLM (by Research) scholarships (EU fees plus €16,000 stipend, tenable for one year). Candidates commencing their studies in January 2019 or later are eligible to be considered for the […]

Private Law Fellowship at Yale Law School Center for Private Law

“The Yale Law School Center for Private Law is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 Fellow in Private Law. The Fellowship is designed for graduates of law or related PhD programs who are interested in pursuing an academic career and whose research is related to any of the Center for Private Law’s research areas, which […]

Post-Doctorate Fellowships (1) in Markets, Ethics, and the Law, and (2) in Virtual Markets, Ethics, and the Law: Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University

The Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University is accepting applications for its 2018-19 post-doctorate fellowship program. The Center offers grants to outstanding researchers who study the ethical, moral and political aspects of markets, both local and global, from all disciplines and fields, including economics, social sciences, business, the humanities, and the […]