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 2019 Entry

Philosophy: Kathy Wilkes Philosophy Studentship - £5,000 pa.

This scholarship is aimed at students studying for a graduate course in Philospohy. The successful applicant will receive £5,000 per annum for the duration of their course fee liability. We have one scholarship available for students starting their course in October 2019. 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 by the 22 March 2019. Selection for the Kathy Wilkes Philosophy Studentship will be made on the basis of academic excellence.

English: Griffiths Memorial Scholarship - Fully funded award (UK level of funding)

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 - £5,900 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 £5,900 per annum for the duration of their course fee liability. We have one scholarship available for students starting their course in October 2019. 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 by the 22 March 2019. 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 - £6,000 pa.

This scholarship is aimed at students studying for a graduate course in either Law or Politics. The successful applicant will receive £6,000 per annum for the duration of their course fee liability. We have two scholarship available for students starting their course in October 2019. 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 22 March 2019. 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 Kathy Wilkes, Raymound-Sisam and St Hilda's Social Sciences awards 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 2019. 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 3 May 2019.

MPLS CDT courses: College linked awards to RCUK funded studentships.

St Hilda's College has partnerships with a number of MPLS CDT courses. This partnership involves a College contribution for upto seven RCUK studentships awarded to successful applicants by the relevant MPLS departments. There is no college application process for these studentships. All you need to do to be considered is apply for an eligible graduate course by the deadline in January 2019. Successful applicants are then allocated to the partnered college.

St Hilda's Linked Clarendon Awards - Fully Funded UK/EU or Overseas Awards for 2020 Entry

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 2020, by the deadlines in January 2020 (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 2020 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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