Scholarships and Student Funding

Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships

A number of graduate students from the UK will be funded to study for up to two consecutive years at Harvard University.

The value of each Fellowship is at least $27,000 plus tuition and health service fees.

Details of the competition and an application form to be completed online can be found on:

Information on available courses is available on the Harvard University website.


The competition is open to British citizens, normally resident in the UK, who at the time of application:

  • are studying for a first or higher degree and will graduate in the academic year 2015-16 OR
  • are a UK-registered PhD student hoping for an additional year as a Visiting Fellow at Harvard OR
  • have completed a first or higher degree and graduated most recently no earlier than 2011.

Please note that persons who graduated most recently before 2011 will not be eligible to apply.

It is absolutely vital that, in the same season as applying for a Knox Fellowship, each candidate file an ADMISSIONS APPLICATION directly with the Graduate School of his/her choice at Harvard University.

  • the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
  • Harvard Business School
  • Harvard Divinity School
  • Harvard Kennedy School
  • Harvard School of Public Health
  • Graduate School  of Design
  • Graduate School of Education
  • Harvard Law School


Applications will close at 23:59 on 28th October 2015. All supporting documentation, including references, must have been submitted by that time.