This scholarship is available to new full or part-time students studying for a taught Masters degree within the Department of History (see list of eligible courses below).
Each scholarship is a tuition fee reduction of £7,700.
Am I eligible?
You need to have achieved, or be expected to achieve, a First Class Honours degree or equivalent. You must also hold a conditional or unconditional offer to study one of the following courses:
- MA History
- MA Holocaust Studies
- MA Crusader Studies
- MA History: Hellenic Studies
- MA History: Public History
- MA Late Antique and Byzantine Studies
- MA Medieval Studies
How do I apply?
Scholarship applications will open towards the end of November, 2019.
You must apply via Royal Holloway Direct.
The deadline for applications is Tuesday 26 June, 2020 at 11.59pm GMT. We will let you know the outcome of your application from 7 July, 2020 onwards.
You must provide a supporting statement of no longer than 500 words which should include:
- academic achievements you are particularly proud of
- why have you chosen to do the degree you have applied for
- how will you use the MA in your future research and career path and how will the scholarship help you achieve it.
Your statement will be judged on how effectively and convincingly you respond to the above.
You must provide two academic references to support your scholarship application.
You will also need to ensure you have provided transcripts of your most recent qualifications before the scholarship application deadline.
Terms & conditions
For full-time students, the tuition fee reduction is only available for one year of study. No additional payment is offered in any following years if the duration of the course is longer than one year. For part-time students, this will be split over two years.
Read our full terms and conditions.