CHASE is delighted to offer up to 75 Arts and Humanities Research Council studentships for September 2014  

How to apply

We are now encouraging applications for a place to study at each of the partner institutions.  Please click on the links logos immediately below for information on how to apply at each institution:

The Courtauld Institute of Art Goldsmiths University of London The Open University University of East Anglia The University of Essex  University of Kent University of Sussex

You must have applied for a place to study at one of the CHASE institutions by 31st January 2014. This is the final deadline for receipt of applications. However, we strongly advise applicants to apply early to their chosen institution to ensure that you have the opportunity to consult with your proposed supervisor in preparing the CHASE Studentship Application form. The form is available only from the institution to which you have applied; please check the internal process and deadlines in operation within your chosen institution.

You can access a sample forms, the guidance document and information about processing of personal data on the right hand side of this page.

CHASE will inform applicants of the outcome of their application by 16th April 2014


CHASE AHRC studentships are open to UK and EU students who meet the residency requirements set out in the AHRC Guide to Student Funding; in addition, before completing your application, please ensure that you have read the CHASE guidance notes for applicants provided on the right hand side of this page.

If you have already commenced doctoral study, you may still be eligible for an AHRC studentship funding providing you will be studying for at least one more year full-time or 20 months part-time (excluding the writing up period). If you have already commenced your study on a part-time basis, you can be supported by the AHRC to continue your studies full-time. 

Thank you

Thank you for your interest in CHASE, we look forward to receiving your application.  We have pulled together a list of frequently asked questions (below), but would also encourage you to explore the rest of the website to find out more about our vision and current projects. 


Sample CHASE Forms

Forms for completion are only available from the institution to which you have applied; please check the internal process and deadlines of  your chosen institution. Templates are provided for information only.

Sample CHASE Application Form [PDF 229.66KB]

Sample CHASE Guidance [PDF 194.90KB]

Sample CHASE Reference Request [PDF 61.86KB]

Processing of personal data [PDF 59.39KB]