PhDs with Partners - Collaborative Doctoral Awards (CDAs)

Collaborative Doctoral Award Studentships

Collaborative Doctoral Awards (CDAs) are doctoral studentship projects which are developed as a collaboration between a university and an organisation outside higher education.  

Thursday 29th June 2023

CDA Competition opens

Wednesday 18th October 2023

Deadline for submitting stage one project proposals

Wednesday 15th November 2023

Management Group shortlist 12 stage one project proposals

Monday 20th November 2023

Successful applicants notified to recruit for open competition

Thursday 22nd February 2024

Deadline for receipt of all student CDA applications


Please see Applying to Techne page for further information.