Scholarships & Funding

Taught Postgraduate Scholarships

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Scholarships available for the 2016 & 2017 academic sessions:

2017 Leeds Masters Scholarships Scheme

  • Eligibility: UK students from under-represented groups who have applied to study for any LCS Taught Postgraduate Masters programme (full time and part time)
  • Opening date and Deadline: tbc
  • Value of the award: £5,000
  • Download further information and application form

Languages, Cultures and Societies (LCS) Scholarships

  • Eligibility: UK/EU and International students who have applied to study for any LCS Taught Postgraduate programme (full time and part time)
  • Opening date and Deadline: tbc
  • Value of the award: a contribution towards academic fees (at Home/EU University of Leeds standard rate)
  • Download further information and application form

Leeds Elite Sports Scholarship, Leeds Sport Coaching Scholarship & Talented Athlete Scholarship

2017 Fullbright - University of Leeds Award

  • Eligibility: US Citizens pursuing a 1 year Masters degree
  • Value of the award: Tuition fee waiver and £12,700 maintenance
  • Deadline: 11th October 2016
  • Apply Online

    2017 Fullbright - All Disciplines (Open Postgraduate Award)

    • Eligibility: US Citizens pursuing a 1 years Masters degree
    • Value of the award: Tuition fee waiver and a maintenance allowance
    • Deadline: 11th October 2016
    • Apply Online

    2017 Leeds Marshall Scholarship

    • Eligibility: Citizens of the USA who hold a first degree from an accredited four year college or university in the USA with a minimum GPA of 3.7. Please see here for full details.
    • Deadline: See scholarship website for info
    • Further information available here
    • Apply Online

    2017 Arts and Humanities Research Council (WRoCAH) Research Preparation Masters Studentships

    • Eligibility: UK/EUcitizens
    • Deadline: Friday 6th May 2016
    • Value of award: £13,863
    • Opening Date and Deadline: tbc

    Leeds Alumni Bursary

    • Eligibility: UK/EU and International students who have completed a full degree (undergraduate or postgraduate) at the University of Leeds by the time they register for a postgraduate programme
    • Deadline: open all year
    • Value of award: 10% will be deducted from your fees (at UK/EU and International rate) in each year of your programme
    • Further information available here

    External funding opportunities for postgraduate study

    The Government website provides information about other funding opportunities (grants and loans) that you may be eligible for.

    For details of all postgraduate scholarship schemes available at the University of Leeds visit the University's Postgraduate scholarships database.

    If you intend to apply for funding, you should submit a complete application for a place of study at least one month before any specific scholarship deadline. Applicants for interpreting programmes are strongly advised to submit a complete application for a place of study at least six weeks before any specific scholarship deadline. 

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    1. Postgraduate scholarships
    2. Taught Postgraduate Scholarships
    3. Research Postgraduate Scholarships
    4. WR DTC @ Leeds