ESRC Students Only – ESRC/DTP Funding Schemes 2023/24 – Final Call For Applications

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Call for Applications 2023/24

The White Rose DTP are pleased to announce the final call of the academic year 2023/24 for applications to the various additional funding schemes available to ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) funded doctoral researchers:

  • Company Internship Scheme
  • Difficult Language Training
  • Overseas Fieldwork Expenses
  • Overseas Institution Visits
  • RTSG Top-Up funds

More information:

Eligibility criteria, the application forms and more information on each scheme can be found in the ‘Managing your ESRC Award‘ section of the VIRE. Please note you must be logged into the VIRE (using your institution’s username and password) to access this webpage. Please contact us if you do not have the log-in details to hand.

Online application guidance session:

An online information session about the WRDTP’s additional funding schemes was recently delivered by the WRDTP Director. A recording of the session can be accessed on the WRDTP VIRE.


The deadline for applications to be submitted during Funding Call 4 is Friday 21 June 2024.

Documentation requirements for funding requests requiring overseas travel:

We are pleased to confirm that we are able to consider applications which involve overseas or UK-based travel, including fieldwork, institutional visits and conference attendance. However, all travel must take place in accordance with your institution’s guidance and the UK Government’s travel advicePlease upload your travel insurance certificates and approved risk assessment when prompted by the application form. Applications submitted without the necessary travel documentation for your institution will not be approved.

If you have any queries, please email