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AHRC funding for UK/EU Arts and Humanities research students
The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership will be awarding 410 PhD studentships over a five year period to excellent research students in the Arts and Humanities. The DTP, a collaboration between Nottingham Trent, Nottingham, Birmingham, Birmingham City, Leicester and De Montfort universities, provides research candidates with cross-institutional mentoring, expert supervision, including cross-institutional supervision where appropriate, subject specific and generic training, and professional support in preparing for a career.

Nottingham Trent University is inviting applications from students whose research interests include:

American and British Cinemas
British and American Television
East-Asian Cinemas
Film and work
Postcolonial and Third World cinemas
Political and Third cinema
Experimental/Underground/Avant-Garde film
Gay and Lesbian cinema
European cinemas (especially French and Italian)
Film Theory
Film, television, technology
Cinema and television policy and regulation

The deadline for AHRC funding applications is 9th January 2014, by which time students must have applied for a place to study and have provided two references to a university within the DTP. For full details of eligibility, funding and research supervision areas, please visit or contact