Scholarships and Grants

St Hilda's College has many types of funding available.

College Grants

See our range of grants and bursaries for current students.

Graduate Scholarships for 2018 Entry

Medieval French: Jeanette Beer Graduate Studentship in Medieval French - Fully funded UK award

The Studentship is jointly funded by the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages, St Hilda's College and a generous donation by Jeanette Beer, Professor Emerita of French, Purdue University. This Studentship covers candidates applying for the DPhil in Modern Languages, starting in October 2018, whose thesis topic is in the field of French literature and/or language from 842 to the fifteenth century. The studentship includes the following: College and University tuition fees (at the Home/EU rate) and a full maintenance grant. Scholarships are awarded to applicants who have demonstrated excellent academic ability, who will contribute to the University’s ground-breaking research, and who will go on to contribute to the world as leaders in their field, pushing the frontiers of knowledge. To be considered for the Jeanette Beer Graduate Studentship you must apply through the university admissions process by the January deadline. Course applications which are held over after the January deadline to be re-evaluated against applications received by the March deadline or course applications which have been put on a waiting list are not eligible for scholarship consideration. Faculty details at http://www.mod-langs.ox.ac.uk/french.

English: Griffiths Memorial Scholarship - Fully funded UK award

St Hilda’s is associated with the Jeremy Griffiths Memorial Studentship. This Studentship, which is restricted to Home Students, covers candidates for the first period for either the MSt in English, or the MPhil in Medieval English. The studentship includes the following: College and University fees, a maintenance grant, and free accommodation in College. To be considered for the Jeremy Griffiths Memorial Studentship you must apply through the university admissions process by the January deadline. Details at http://www.english.ox.ac.uk/funding-scholarships

All subjects: Raymond-Sisam Graduate Scholarship - £3,000 pa.

This scholarship is aimed at students normally resident in New Zealand, studying for a graduate course in any subject. The successful applicant will receive £3,000 per annum for the duration of their course fee liability. We have one scholarship available for students starting their course in October 2018. There is no separate application procedure. Applicants should apply through the university admissions process in the normal way, naming St Hilda's as their preferred College by the January deadline. Applicants who hold an offer for graduate study but who have named another College will still be considered, but will need to forward a copy of their application to the Tutor for Admissions (admissions@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk) by the 20 March 2018. Selection for the Raymond-Sisam Graduate Scholarship will be made on the basis of academic excellence.

Law or Politics: St Hilda's Social Sciences Graduate Studentship - £3,000 pa.

This scholarship is aimed at students studying for a graduate course in either Law or Politics. The successful applicant will receive £3,000 per annum for the duration of their course fee liability. We have two scholarship available for students starting their course in October 2018. There is no separate application procedure. Applicants should apply through the university admissions process in the normal way, naming St Hilda's as their preferred College by the January deadline. Applicants who hold an offer for graduate study but who have named another College will still be considered, but will need to forward a copy of their application to the Tutor for Admissions (admissions@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk) by the 20 March 2018. Selection for the St Hilda's Social Sciences Graduate Studentship will be made on the basis of academic excellence.

Students accepted by other colleges are eligible to apply for the Raymound-Sisam and St Hilda's Social Sciences scholarships, but would need to migrate to St Hilda's to take up any of these scholarships if their application was successful. These scholarships are open to new graduate students commencing graduate study at Oxford in October 2018. Before awarding any Scholarship, the College must be satisfied that sufficient funding is available to cover University and College fees. The College plans to review applications in April and expects to notify applicants of the outcome of their applications during the week ending Friday 4 May 2018.

 

St Hilda's linked Clarendon Awards - Fully funded UK/EU or Overseas award

There is no separate application form for any of these scholarships. All you need to do to be considered is apply for a graduate course starting in October 2018, by the deadlines in January 2018 (as appropriate for the subject, see the application guide on the University website for further information). Details on how to state your college preference are also given in the application guide.  For more information on St Hilda's College, please visit our Graduate Application section.

Sciences: Mary Francis Wagley Scholarship Clarendon Award

Covers University and College fees and provides a generous grant for living expenses. One 3-4 year scholarship aimed at students studying for a DPhil in a science (preferably natural science) subject. The Mary Francis Wagley scholarship is available for October 2018 entry.

Humanities: Beale/Mabb Scholarship Clarendon Award

Covers University and College fees and provides a generous grant for living expenses. This three-year scholarship is aimed at students studying for a DPhil in a Humanities subject. The next Beale/Mabbs Scholarship will be available for October 2020 entry.

Social Sciences: St Hilda's Clarendon Award

Covers University and College fees and provides a generous grant for living expenses. This three-year scholarship is aimed at students studying for a DPhil in a Social Sciences subject, preference for Law or Politics. The next St Hilda's Social Sciences Clarendon Scholarship will be available for October 2020 entry.

 

 

 

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