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Award value

£8,100.00 (US$ 9,876)


Funding type

Fee waiver/discount



3 July 2023


Study level


About this scholarship

Awarding Institution

Royal Holloway, University of London

Number of awards

3 per year (avg)

What does this scholarship cover?

  • Tuition fees

More details on the scholarship

Tuition fee reduction of £8,100 for postgraduate degrees within Humanities, Law and Social Sciences, and Life Sciences and the Environment.

Entry requirements


UK , All International


Applicable to all genders

Delivery mode

In Person

Selection approach

Only selective applicants are considered

Study mode

Full Time, Part Time

Intake year

All intakes

Other criteria

Academic excellence, Part time students

Course subject and study level you are applying for

Subject area(s)*

Applied and Pure Sciences

Study level


Subject area(s)*

Health and Medicine

Study level


Subject area(s)*


Study level


Other eligibility requirements

You must have achieved, or be on target to achieve, a First Class Honours degree or equivalent. Offer to study a Masters course within: Department of Classics, Department of English, Department of History, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Department of Economics, Department of Law and Criminology, Department of Politics, International Relations and Philosophy, Department of Social Work, Department of Biological Sciences, Department of Earth Sciences, Department of Geography, Department of Psychology. Three scholarships are awarded to new full-time or part-time students with Home or International fee status.

Selection basis

Students are shortlisted based on their

  • Academic excellence

How to apply

Application process

You need to apply separately for this scholarship

Application details (from the awarding institution)

You must submit your application via RH Direct.

You will need to write a statement explaining why you think you should be awarded the scholarship. Read the guidelines for information on what you must include in your application.

The deadline for applications is 3 July 2023. We will let you know the outcome of your application from 24 July 2023.

Application requirements

    You must provide a supporting statement of no more than 400 words, which should include: 

    • Academic achievements you are particularly proud of and why these really matter to you.
    • Why you have chosen to do the degree you have applied for. 
    • What your future aspirations are and how the scholarship will help you to achieve your future goals.
    • It should also demonstrate an enthusiastic and authentic spirit of enquiry and indicate clearly how this scholarship would help you share and advance knowledge of future generations. 

    Your statement will be judged on how effectively and convincingly you respond to the above. Please note that statements that exceed the word count will automatically be rejected.

    As well as your statement, you will need to upload your most recent grades transcript from your undergraduate degree. Any applications that are submitted without an uploaded transcript will be rejected.

Application deadline

3 July 2023

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Contact the institution for more details on the application process, eligibility, and any other information about the scholarship and courses offered.

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