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RHBNC Trust Scholarship

RHBNC Trust Scholarship

These scholarships provide a tuition fee reduction of £7,000 and are for new full-time or part-time taught Masters students with Home or International status, studying for a postgraduate degree within one of the academic departments listed below.

Am I eligible?

You must have achieved, or be expected to achieve, a First Class Honours degree or equivalent

This scholarship is open to Home and International fee paying students with a conditional or unconditional offer to study a course within: 

  • School of Business and Management
  • Department of Drama, Theatre and Dance
  • Department of Media Arts
  • Department of Music
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Electronic Engineering
  • Department of Information Security
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics

How do I apply?

Applications must be submitted through RH Direct by 11.59pm (UK time) 11 July 2022. Applicants will be made aware of the outcome of their application after 26 July 2022.



You must provide a supporting statement of no more than 400 words (please note that statements that exceed the word count will automatically be rejected), which should include: 

  • Academic achievements you are particularly proud of and why these really matter to you 
  • Why you have chosen to do the degree you have applied for 
  • What your future aspirations are and how the scholarship will help you to achieve your future goals 

Your statement will be judged on how effectively and convincingly you respond to the above. 

As well as your statement, you will need to upload your most recent grades transcript from your undergraduate degree. Any applications that are submitted without an uploaded transcript will be rejected.

Three scholarships, one per School (School of Performing and Digital Arts, School of Business and Management and School of Engineering, Physical and Mathematical Sciences) are awarded to new full time or part-time Masters Students.


Open to new Masters students who hold a current conditional or unconditional offer to study a course in one of the eligible schools, as listed above, at Royal Holloway.

It is expected that candidates have achieved, or are on target to achieve, a First Class Honours degree or equivalent.


Candidates will be selected based on academic achievement and a scholarship statement.


These scholarships are offered as a tuition fee reduction of £7,000. For part-time students, this will be split over two years (first two years of study only).

Where an award is made, exceptionally, to applicants on a two-year full-time Masters course, no additional payment or tuition fee remission is offered in the second year of a two-year Masters degree.

Read our full terms and conditions. Please refer to Tuition Fee Discounts (section 5)  for more details on how the tuition fee discounts (if eligible) will be applied.

If you have any queries please email

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