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If I accepted an admission and funding offer before April 15th, is it considered unethical to rescind if before April 15th [duplicate]

Recently I applied to a number of graduate program in the humanities. After applying to ten schools, I received an offer in late February for a full funding package, from one of the universities, ...
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How to reject a PhD Scholarship offer after accepting it? [duplicate]

I have accepted a scholarship at a certain university, after exchanging many emails with the supervisor. I was interviewed by him and he personally took trouble to secure funding for me. And he also ...
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Choice between different PhD Positions [duplicate]

I would like to ask you about the correct behaviour when applying at different universities for different PhD positions. Currently, I won two PhD positions and a second shortlist for a third one. The ...
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Declining a PhD offer after accepting? [duplicate]

I'm having a bit of a dilemma currently. Basically I applied (with my own research proposal) to three universities for a PhD. Whilst I was accepted at all three, I got no offer for funding from one, ...
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Could I reject an accepted PhD admit after April 15? [duplicate]

I have already clicked on the acceptance of an admit(without funding). The deadline for response is Apr.15th, and I did not have any other options at that time. However, I just received a funding ...
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verbally accepted offer; got a second interview call

I was made a verbal offer for a job at a college, which I accepted over the phone. I haven't got the written offer and I have not signed anything yet. I was informed the written offer will be sent to ...
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Rejecting a PhD offer after giving promise to the supervisor to work with him

When I went for my very first PhD interview by a potential supervisor, I hadn't applied for other universities. I promised that supervisor that I would definitely work under his supervisor if I was ...
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Rejecting an offer of admission

I'm interested in applying to pharmacy school and programs for a PhD in chemistry. The PhD programs only admit less than 10 people a year and it's more likely that I won't get in to one of these ...
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Accepting and then declining PhD offer, [duplicate]

I recently got accepted into PhD programs at University A,B,C, and D. I interviewed with Professor W at University A, Professor X at University B, Professor Y at University C, and Professor Z at ...
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How much time (maximum) can I ask for to think about accepting an offered PhD position?

I am being offered a PhD position at a German institute and I still have a few other interviews planned for the next month (late October). How much time can I safely ask for to think about accepting ...