Anatomical Society Research Studentships

The 2020/21 Round has now closed. The details below are for information only. The next Round 2021/22 will be announced early 2021. 


Anatomical Society Research Studentships 2020/21


The Anatomical Society offers a limited number of Research Studentships to be held in departments of anatomical sciences in the UK and Ireland. Applications are currently being invited from prospective supervisors for Research Studentships to commence in October 2021. The closing date for applications is midnight Friday 21st August 2020.

For the second year, the Society is reserving a studentship for an early career investigator an ECI is a person with a lectureship or independent research fellowship who is within 12 years of being awarded a PhD, exclusive of career breaks and who has guaranteed employment for the duration of the studentship and who has not held an AS PhD Studentship before. The application will be judged according to different criteria than the regular studentship submissions with more emphasis on project design and training provided than on track record. The proposal will still have to meet the high standard expected.

The advertisement, application form and information and conditions can be found with the links below or contact the Honorary Secretary, Professor Adam Taylor care of

Information and Conditions Document

Application Form


Awardee International Conference Report Form

Table of Current Studentships

Past Studentships