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Masters (MA) Funding Opportunities

Worshipful Company of Bowyers Scholarship

One Worshipful Company of Bowyers Scholarship, generously funded by the Worshipful Company of Bowyers, will be awarded to the best-performing King’s undergraduate History student (single or joint honours) who is staying on to take any of the Masters programmes offered by the Department, and is not in receipt of any other funding. This scholarship is worth £2,000, and will be awarded based on undergraduate degree results.  No application is necessary; all MA applications from final-year History undergraduates will be considered.

Mark Woodhouse Bursary

Two Mark Woodhouse Bursaries, generously funded by Mr Mark Woodhouse, will be offered to the strongest full-time applicant to the MA in Modern History and to the strongest full-time applicant to any of our other MA History programmes. The applicant must not be in receipt of any other funding.  This award will be available on academic achievement and promise, and is available to UK, EU and overseas students. These scholarships are worth £1,000 each.  No application is necessary: all MA applications submitted will be considered.

Wolfson Townsley Scholarship

One Wolfson Townsley Scholarship, generously funded by The Wolfson Foundation, will be awarded, based on merit, to one applicant to any of our MA History programmes. This award will be available on academic achievement and promise and the student must be paying Home Fees to be eligible. The recipient of this scholarship will receieve £8,000 towards their fees. No application is necessary: all MA applications submitted will be considered.

PhD Funding Opportunities

NEW: AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award: Drenching, Dipping and Dosing: managing unhealthy beasts on British farms c1920-1970

The Department of History at King’s College London, in collaboration with the Museum of English Rural Life at the University of Reading, is pleased to offer an AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral award, starting in September 2015 for a period of three years. Deadline extended to 31 May 2015. Further details and how to apply can be found on the Graduate Funding Database.

London Arts & Humanities Partnership - Doctoral Training Partnerships 

King’s College London, the School of Advanced Study, University of London (SAS), and University College London (UCL) have been awarded over £18 million by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to form the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP).

Hans Rausing award

This is open to home, EU and overseas students for study in the history of science and technology. Proposals in the history of medicine are not eligible for consideration. It covers tuition fees and a maintenance grant in line with that paid by the AHRC. Prospective applicants should contact Professor David Edgerton, to discuss their area of interest.

Further Postgraduate Funding


Funding bodies that support History students

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