Scholarships

We offer a broad range of scholarships to students from a diverse variety of backgrounds.

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For more scholarships and funding support options, please visit the University's central pages on funding for postgraduate study.

Our scholarships:

The Aga Khan Foundation

At present, applications are accepted from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgystan, Syria, Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique, Madagascar, France, Portugal, UK, USA and Canada.

Sheffield Postgraduate Scheme

The University of Sheffield is offering over 100 scholarships for home/EU students worth £10,000 each. The scholarships are for students who meet at least one of our widening participation criteria and/or students who achieve a first in their undergraduate degree.

The University of Sheffield Africa Scholarship

In partnership with the University of Sheffield Africa Scholarship Trust, the Department of Geography are pleased to offer a scholarship for a postgraduate taught student from Africa. More information will be coming soon.

The University has developed the Funding Calculator which can also help you find financial support, please visit the website.

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Postgraduate taught scholarships

Explore scholarships for postgraduate taught courses starting in 2021, including:

  • 100+ scholarships worth £10,000 each for home fee paying students
  • 150 scholarships worth 25 per cent of the tuition fee for international students