Routes into Masters Scholarships
These financial awards are for students wanting to do an on-site Masters.
The course can be done either full-time (one year) or part-time (two years).
Applications for the Scholarships have closed for 2022 entry.
We expect to have them available again for 2023 entry so if you are interested in applying please check again in early 2023.
What the awards cover
These awards are available to outstanding students from the UK who wish to do a Masters degree (MA or MRes) at the University of Nottingham in:
These studentships are intended to provide a route in to the AHRC-funded Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership. It is crucial that applicants make a clear case for how the Masters will lead to an intended PhD programme.
The Masters studentships do not guarantee subsequent doctoral funding, for which a separate application must be made.
How to apply
Step 1: Find your course
School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
School of English
School of Humanities
A limited number of Masters degrees in the Schools of Geography, Law and Politics may also be eligible for this funding. Examples include:
Step 2: Apply for your course
- Begin the application process.
Step 3: Apply for funding
Application forms for 2023 entry will be published when the Scholarships next open for applications.
The Scholarship has allowed me to focus on my masters without working part-time or taking out a student loan.
It has also helped me fund additional language and skills courses, which will benefit me when completing a PhD.
Other funding available
There is often subject-specific funding available:
Search our central funding listings for other opportunities.
Do a PhD with the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership