8 January 2020

Sheffield postgraduate scholarships

The scholarships are for students who meet at least one of the university's widening participation criteria and/or students who achieve a first in their undergraduate degree. Scholarships can be used for fees or living expenses.

100+ scholarships. A group of postgraduate students stand below this headline.

Eligibility criteria

You can apply for a scholarship if you meet all of the following four criteria:

  • You'll be studying a taught postgraduate course full-time or part-time for a maximum of four years.
  • You're domiciled in the UK or European Union and are not charged international rate fees.
  • You're not already qualified at masters level, or higher.
  • You're self-funded. Courses funded by the NHS or the Initial Teacher Training bursary, or courses that are eligible for undergraduate funding such as integrated masters are not eligible.

And one or both of the following:

  • You're from a group that is evidentially under-represented among the institution's taught masters population - see the widening participation criteria below.
  • You've already achieved or currently predicted a first-class undergraduate degree - see the academic merit criteria below.

Further information and how to apply - www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/funding/sps

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