Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith Fellowship and Scholarship

Degree Level: Post UG, or Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: United States, or International, or Any

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: Please check website below for the specific date.


The prestigious Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith Fellowships and Scholarships support outstanding researchers, in the early stages of their careers, who have the potential to become leaders in their chosen fields, for research at the University of Glasgow.

The Fellowships support researchers from across the world in establishing and developing strong independent careers by carrying out innovative research of international quality and reputation.

The Scholarships offer the opportunity for outstanding research students both from home and abroad to participate in some of the most exciting areas of research taking place at Glasgow whilst developing their research skills.

Visit the Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith Fellowships and Scholarship schemes site.

Award Details

Each Scholarship will run for 4 years and will provide the successful students with a stipend at the Research Council recommended rates (£13,590 for 2012-13). On top of this the project will benefit from £5,300 per year as a contribution towards research and travel costs.