Sheffield Scholars

A golden opportunityWe run two special scholarships for UK/EU students as part of our Sheffield Scholars scheme:

  • Global Scholars: we'll pay your air fare to an overseas summer school, as well as tuition and accommodation while you are there
  • Masters Scholars: we'll pay for you to do a masters straight after your undergraduate course

If you'd like to talk to someone about Sheffield Scholars then email sheffieldscholars@sheffield.ac.uk or telephone + 44 (0)114 222 1319.

SingaporeGlobal Scholars

2016 applications for this scholarship are now closed.

You get

Your air fare to an overseas summer school, as well as tuition and accommodation while you are there

You need

  • A*AA grades at A Level (or equivalent) or higher. You can apply with lower predicted grades but you must get the above or higher to receive the scholarship. If your qualifications are from before 2010 then we'll accept AAA at A Level

Details

  • For courses across all faculties
  • There are 30 awards on offer
  • The summer school will be at one of our partner institutions in selected countries – we'll confirm placement opportunities after you have registered with us in September
  • You'll need to go in the summer after your first or second year
  • Summer schools are not subject specific
  • We'll let you know by the end of April if you're provisionally successful and this will be fully confirmed once we know your grades
  • This scheme isn't available to you if you're starting a foundation year course or if your course includes a compulsory year abroad
  • If you apply for the Global Scholars scheme then you can't apply for the Masters Scholars scheme
  • 2016 applicants: you'll need to put the University of Sheffield as your firm choice before 22 July 2016
  • The award is only for new undergraduate students starting their first degree at the University

Masters ScholarsPostgraduate student

2016 applications for this scholarship are now closed.

You get

Your masters fees paid by us

You need

  • A*AA grades at A Level (or equivalent) or higher. You can apply with lower predicted grades but you must get the above or higher to receive the scholarship. If your qualifications are from before 2010 then we'll accept AAA at A Level
  • To meet the entry requirements for the masters course you choose

Details

  • For courses run by departments within the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Faculty of Social Science - view the list of eligible courses
  • There are 50 awards on offer
  • We'll pay the value of a standard masters course fee
  • We'll let you know by the end of April if you're provisionally successful and this will be fully confirmed once we know your grades
  • You'll need to start your masters as soon as you finish your undergraduate degree
  • You must study your taught masters at the University of Sheffield
  • The scheme isn't available to you if you're starting a foundation year course
  • If you apply for the Masters Scholars scheme then you can't apply for the Global Scholars scheme
  • If statutory funding is available for your masters course from Student Finance, it'll be excluded from the Masters Scholarship e.g. MArch, MLA
  • 2016 applicants: you'll need to put the University of Sheffield as your firm choice before 22 July 2016
  • The award is only for new undergraduate students starting their first degree at the University
  • The award is not for the integrated masters years of an undergraduate degree

How to apply

2016 applications for the Global and Masters Scholars are now closed.

Any students who receive a late offer will be invited to apply by email.

Find out what you qualify for

Use our calculator to find out which Sheffield Scholars schemes and bursaries you qualify for.

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