University Of York Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships In The Humanities in UK 2022

University of York
University Of York Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships In The Humanities in UK 2022

Scholarship Description:
Under University Of York Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships In The Humanities in UK 2022 applications are being invited from eligible candidates. Domestic Students, International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows Postgraduate level programm(s) in the field of Humanities taught at University of York . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 26/01/2022

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for Humanities taught at University of York

Funded by: University of York.

The Wolfson Foundation awards funding to outstanding students who demonstrate the potential to make an impact on their chosen field. Wolfson Scholarships will be awarded to academically excellent applicants who should, ideally, aspire to an academic career. There are three scholarships available for 2022/23, which will be awarded to the top candidates across all Subject Disciplines of History, Literature and Languages.

Each scholarship offers £30,250 each year (over three years) and covers:

  • tuition fees (at home/international rate; where an international student is awarded, the student’s department covers the difference between home and international fee rate)
  • a maintenance stipend of around £22,000 per year
  • some research and training costs.

One of our lecturers, Dr Lola Boorman, would be pleased to discuss her previous experience as a Wolfson Scholar with you. Please feel free to get in touch with Lola at lola.boorman@york.ac.uk with specific questions about the application process or how Wolfson funding works.

Sponsor Value

The University of York will provide an award amount of £30,250 each year (over three years) and covers:

  • Tuition fees (at home/international rate; where an international student is awarded, the student’s department covers the difference between home and international fee rate)
  • A maintenance stipend of around £22,000 per year
  • Some research and training costs.
Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, you must:

  • have applied for, and ideally be in receipt of an offer of a place on, a PhD program in the relevant department
  • expect to begin your Ph.D. studies on 1 October 2022 (deferrals are not permitted)
  • have a First or 2:1 honors degree or equivalent prior to commencing the PhD
  • have completed a Masters-level qualification before commencing the PhD
  • have a research project that fits within at least one of the Wolfson Foundation’s Subject Disciplines of History, Languages, and Literature.
Application Procedure

Applications should be made online through the application form.