Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS 2) is a major pan-Wales operation supported by European Social Funds (ESF) through the Welsh Government.
KESS 2 links companies and organisations with academic expertise in the Higher Education sector in Wales to undertake collaborative research projects, working towards a PhD or Research Masters qualification.
Research elements are integrated with a higher-level skills training programme, leading to a Postgraduate Skills Development Award.
Projects must fit the Welsh Government’s priority economic sectors:
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