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NEW - MRes Musculoskeletal Ageing bursary competition for 2014 entry

News - April 8th 2014

CIMA is offering a number of competitive bursaries for outstanding applicants (individual awards of up to £3000) towards the CIMA MRes in Musculoskeletal Ageing for 2014 entry. We expect successful candidates to demonstrate aspects of the following skills/ abilities:
  • A minimum grade (or expected grade) of 2.1 in a degree in a related subject
  • Practical laboratory experience (particularly if related to the area of Musculoskeletal Ageing)
  • Presentation or conference attendance experience (particularly if in the area of Musculoskeletal Ageing)
  • Enthusiasm and motivation to contribute to research in the area of Musculoskeletal Ageing
The closing date for bursary applications is Wednesday 9th July 2014. To apply, you will need to complete an application form and submit this along with a 2 page CV to

Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application the week commencing 21st July 2014. We expect interviews to be held 30th or 31st July 2014 at the Sheffield Medical School.  Please make sure you are available to travel to Sheffield during this week.  

Please also ensure that you submit an application for the MRes programme directly with the University you wish to register with -
University of Liverpool
University of Sheffield
University of Newcastle

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