John and Pat Hume Doctoral Awards Scheme now open

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 10:00

Applications are now open for the Maynooth University John and Pat Hume Doctoral Awards Scheme, which may be held in support of doctoral research through the Department of Ancient Classics. A range of awards are available to suitably qualified applicants, and are competed for on a Faculty basis.

Before making a formal application, candidates are required to make contact with the relevant department in order to discuss their suitability for undertaking a PhD.  They are also required to identify and make provisional arrangements with a suitable supervisor.  Candidates in the field of Classics should address their initial enquiries to Dr Michael Williams (

More information, including details of the value of the awards, may be found on the Department website under the heading "Funding Opportunities" or via the university Graduate Studies office.