Current Scholarship Vacancies and Application Forms

Here you will find links to Current Scholarship Vacancy adverts along with the various Application Forms for KESS 2.

Project Application Forms:

These forms are used for academics and companies submitting project proposals. The current deadline for calls is 31st October 2017.

KESS 2 Project Application Form 2017-18

KESS 2 Project Application Budget Section

Student Application Forms:

These forms are for potential students wishing to apply to any of the vacancies below.

KESS II Student Participant Proposal Form 2017-18


Current Vacancies:

PhD Opportunities 

Seed yield for the emerging market of forage grass seed production in Wales (AU30007)

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials (AU30017)  

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows (AU30024)

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases (AU30025)  


Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat (AU30027)

Evolutionary ecology of wood-boring and bark-feeding insects and their impact on coniferous tree forestry (AU30032)  


Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data (AU30035)

MPhil Opportunities

Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health (AUM30004)

 Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images (AUM30005)

Spit and Save: Towards a saliva-based screen for the early detection of lung cancer (AUM30006)