Scholarships and Student Funding

Head of School Scholarships (GeoSciences)

The School of GeoSciences is delighted to offer a number of scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic session.

Three scholarships worth £5,000 towards tuition fees are available to applicants of any nationality. A further two awards covering full tuition fees are available to applicants who are liable for the overseas rate of fee.

Eligibility

Applications from students studying a full-time taught Master's degree in one of the following eligible subject areas are considered:

  • Carbon Management
  • Earth Observation and Geoinformation Management
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Environment and Development
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Geographical Information Science
  • Environment, Culture and Society.
  • Marine Systems and Policies

Applicants who have already commenced their programme of study on the closing date are not eligible for this scholarship.

Applicants intending to study part-time or online distance learning courses are not eligible for this scholarship.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the international equivalent of a UK 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level.

Applying

This award is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic session.

Notification

A Selection Committee will meet to select the recipients and all candidates will be notified of the outcome in July.