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Brian Harris Scholarship

This scholarship is offered as a full tuition fee reduction plus £14,600 for living, research and travel costs.

The scholarship was established by the donor Brian Harris so that those from lower-income backgrounds could stand out and have the opportunity to study an MA in History. 

Am I eligible?

You must be a full or part-time student from the UK applying for one of the following Masters degrees: 

  • MA History
  • MA Public History
  • MA Crusader Studies
  • MA History: Hellenic Studies
  • MA Ancient History
  • MA Late Antique and Byzantine Studies
  • MA Medieval Studies

To be eligible for the scholarship your focus of study, including the MA dissertation, must be on British and/or European History.

You are expected to have achieved, or be on target to achieve, at least a 2:1 degree or equivalent, with preference given to those with, or expected to achieve, a First Class Honours Degree. 

You must also hold a conditional or unconditional offer to study at Royal Holloway.

How do I apply?

Applications are now closed for 2020 entry. If you have applied we will let you know the outcome of your application from 15 July, 2020 onwards.

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