The Lemn Sissay PhD Scholarship for Care Leavers is a full scholarship which covers fees and provides a bursary of £13,700 per year for 3 years full-time study at doctoral level. The focus of the study can be in any subject area. The bursary was established in 2010.
It is my aim that each university in the country provides a bursary of this kind. Margaret House the vice chancellor of Leeds Trinity pronounced that it too will begin a PhD scholarship for care leavers.The Scholarship is produced and resourced by The University of Huddersfield.