Masters Degree Funding
The Peel Trust Studentship
Level of Study: All
Eligibility: UK/EU & Overseas aged 21 or over
Deadline: 22nd May 2020
Details of Award: Award up to an individual maximum of £2,500 reserved for applicants aged 21 or over on the first day of the first term for which they are seeking assistance.
The Peel Trust Studentship (worth up to £2,500) is unique to Lancaster, and is reserved for applicants aged 21 or over on the first day of the first term for which they are seeking assistance. Both UK and international students may apply, with applications assessed on the basis of academic merit and financial need.
Postgraduate Loan Scheme - Masters
Level of Study: Taught and research Masters degrees
Eligibility: UK/EU only
Details of Award: Non means-tested loans of up to a maximum of £10,906 for taught and research masters students.
Gov.UK Funding for Postgraduate Study
Faculty Postgraduate Scholarships
A number of Faculty Postgraduate bursaries and scholarships are available in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
Level of Study: Masters degree, Masters Degree followed by a PhD (1+3), or PhD degree
Eligibility: Masters - UK, EU and Overseas; MA & PhD (1+3) - UK, EU and Overseas; PhD - UK, EU and Overseas.
All applicants must already hold an offer of a place to study in any department in the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences before applying for a scholarship, and be due to commence their studies during the 2020-21 academic year.
Details of Award: Ranging from fee bursaries to fee bursaries plus maintenance grants up to the value of £15,000.
Applications for bursaries can be made in the following disciplines in postgraduate study:
Art | Creative Writing | Criminology | Design | English Language | English Literature | Environment, Culture & Society | Languages & Cultures | Film | Gender & Women’s Studies | History | Law | Linguistics | Media & Cultural Studies | Music | Philosophy | Politics | Religious Studies | Social Anthropology | Social Work | Sociology | Theatre Studies
Please note applications for bursaries can not be made in Educational Research.
The shortlisting of awards is administered by individual departments. Applicants wishing to be considered for these awards should contact their prospective department for details of the application process.
Please read the relevant terms & conditions before applying:
Applications should be submitted to the relevant departmental contact on the Faculty Scholarship Application Form 2020-2021.
Deadline: 28 February 2020 (5 pm)
Alumni Loyalty Scholarship
Level of Study: Masters degree
Eligibility: All alumni
Deadline: Automatic consideration
Details of award: Reduction in tuition fees to all taught masters programmes for Lancaster Alumni.
The Scholarship is open to all our Alumni, regardless of their nationality or year of graduation. You do not need to apply for this scholarship, you will qualify automatically if you meet the eligibility criteria and the course entry requirements.Alumni Loyalty Scholarship