How to fund your studies

Scholarships

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We have a generous range of funding available for postgraduate study from School, University and external sources.  In all cases candidates must first have applied for a place of study before applying for scholarships.

Summary of Scholarships available for 2017/18:

For further information on applying please see the University website, for information on the School of History and IMS scholarship please see the School website.

Taught Masters

Scholarship Support Home/EU/ International Full-time/Part-time Closing date for Applicants 2017
Tetley & Lupton Full International Fees International Full-time Wed 1 Feb
ESRC WRDTP Studentships (MA +PhD) Fees & Maintenance Home/EU Full-time/ Part-time Wed 1 Feb
AHRC WRoCAH Research Preparation Masters Studentships Fees & Maintenance Home/EU Full-time/ Part-time Fri 5 May
Fee Scholarships Contribution to Fees Home/EU Full-time/ Part-time Fri 5 May
Endowed Taught Fees & Maintenance Home/EU Full-time Fri 5 May
School of History & IMS Scholarships Fees & Maintenance Home/EU/ International Full-time/ Part-time Fri 5 May

Masters by Research

For further information please see the University website

Scholarship Support Home/EU/ International Full-time/Part-time Closing date for Applicants 2017
Tetley & Lupton Full International Fees International Full-time Wed 1 Feb
AHRC WRoCAH Research Preparation Masters Studentships Fees & Maintenance Home/EU Full-time/ Part-time Fri 5 May

Alumni Bursary

If you are a former student of the University of Leeds, you may be eligible for a 10% alumni tuition fee bursary.  Find out more about the University of Leeds Alumni bursary.

Other funding sources

History postgraduates are often eligible for funding from other sources, including:

  • The Yorkshire Ladies' Council of Education Awards Funds
  • Schools Competition Act Settlement Trust Awards 
  • Sallie Mae Educational Loans
  • British Chevening Scholarships
  • British Council Awards
  • US Fulbright Awards
  • Brotherton Library Scholarship Fund
  • US Marshall Scholarships
Find out more at www.ucas.com/ucas/postgraduate/finance-and-support/postgraduate-fees-and-funding

Pages in this document

  1. Scholarships
  2. Employment in the School
  3. School of History and Institute for Medieval Studies Scholarships
  4. University Scholarships