James McCune Smith Scholarships

Published: 18 October 2021

10 Four-year PhD scholarships available to Black British students at the University of Glasgow

The James McCune Smith Scholarships will fund Black UK students to undertake PhD research at the University, and will provide an enhanced experience through external mentors, placements, leadership training, community-building activities and networking opportunities.

The Scholarships are named after James McCune Smith, who graduated from the University of Glasgow in 1837 as the first African American to receive a medical degree.

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First published: 18 October 2021