Scholarships and Prizes

Scholarships and Prizes

There are a number of sources of funding available to support students studying in the School of Critical Studies:

General funding opportunities for Taught Postgraduate Students and Research Students.

AHRC Scholarships- Creative Writing, English Language, English Literature, Scottish Literature and Theology & Religious Studies

College Scholarships

School Scholarships:
 The Alexander and Dixon Scholarship
 William Lauchlan Mann Memorial Prize
 Historical Thesaurus of the OED Scholarships

There are also a number of prizes offering financial rewards.

PGT fees-only scholarships for 2014-15

PGT fees-only scholarships for 2014-15

We are pleased to announce that alongside other scholarship and funding opportunities, there are a number of NEW fees support scholarships available for postgraduate taught degrees across the School of Critical Studies.

The competition will be open to applicants for all SCS Postgraduate Taught Programmes.

The fee rate is Home/EU. International students with higher fees will be part-paid at the Home/EU rate.

Application to study at the University of Glasgow must be submitted no later than Friday 4 July 2014 for your application to be processed.  
The applicant must have an offer of a place in order to be considered for an award.

Apply for the scholarship

Deadline for scholarship application: 21 July 2014

Enquiries to

Theology and Religious Studies funding for postgraduate study

Theology and Religious Studies funding for postgraduate study

Theology and Religious Studies at Glasgow has a number of bursaries and funds which will offer a full or partial fee waiver to those studying for a research Masters degree or a PhD at the University of Glasgow. The bursaries will only confirmed for those who gain a place on the programme, but you can apply for a bursary at the same time that you apply for the degree.

To apply:

1.    We prefer you if possible to apply online

Alternatively, the application form can be submitted electronically (with a typed signature) to:

2.    However you apply, please also submit a cv to:  

3.    Ask a referee (or your supervisor if you are already a graduate student) to submit a reference to the same e-mail address.  (Those who are currently applying for the course may simply agree to the use of the references submitted in support of their application.)

Closing date for the Barclay Memorial Fund: 15 June 2014.

Closing date for all other funds:  11 July 2014.

Guidance Notes and Applipcation form- TRS funds