Funding for postgraduate studies

Funding is available from a number of sources to support postgraduate work in the Department. All these funding opportunities are competitive; the majority require prospective students to have applied to study in the Department, and to have been accepted, by 15th January. Information about thedifferent types of non-departmental funding can be found here. If you have any questions please contact the Graduate tutor for details.

Departmental funding

The Katrina Allwood Memorial Scholarship

The School of Languages and Cultures at the University of Sheffield is pleased to invite applications for the Katrina Allwood Memorial Scholarship

The award will normally be made to an MA in Catalan Studies student following registration for their degree, or if there is no suitable candidate for the MA Catalan Studies, the scholarship panel may, at their discretion, consider MA Hispanic Studies students intending to work on Peninsular languages and cultures, including Catalan.
The value of the award will be £2,500.

Candidates wishing to be considered for this award should email Dr Louise Johnson (Director of Catalan Studies) by 5pm on Friday 16 August 2013. All applicants must be holding, or have accepted an offer from the University of Sheffield for an appropriate MA programme.

The Department of Hispanic Studies at Sheffield extends its sincere thanks to Mr Charlie Allwood, in memory of Mrs Katrina Allwood, for his generosity.