Krebs Memorial Scholarship

For applicants of any nationality looking to study for a PhD in biomedical sciences.

  • Funding: Tuition fees at the UK (home) rate, plus maintenance costs
  • Academic year: 2024/25
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research
Applications for 2024/25 are closed.

Open to International (including EU) and UK (home) students.

For those studying for a PhD in Biology or PhD in Chemistry, dependent on the focus of the project.

  • Applicants can be of any nationality.
  • Applicants must be planning to study for a PhD in biochemistry or an allied biomedical science.
  • Applicants must be in the top 5% of PhD candidates (and would need a support letter to be able to confirm this).
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate either of the following:
    • Applicant’s promising research career has been interrupted for quite extraordinary non-academic reasons, eg outbreak of war, outbreak of disease (eg global pandemic), having to flee from country of origin, or becoming a refugee.
    • Applicant must be ineligible for an award from public funds.
How to apply

Application deadline: Wednesday 3 April 2024, 11.59pm BST

Full application details can be found on the Krebs Memorial Scholarship website.

Contact details

Contact us

York Biomedical Research Institute
Department of Biology, Wentworth Way, University of York, York, YO10 5NG