UK Graduate Study General Resources

UK and Ireland Graduate Scholarships (Churchill, Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell) Timeline
Utilize the UK Scholarships Timeline to develop a strong application over several months.

UK Research Excellence Framework (REF)

The REF is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. Use the REF Impact Case Studies to explore search results by key terms, institution, discipline, and location to get a sense of the strength and impact of work.

Where to look for postgraduate funding to the UK:

Also research: Institutional Student Funding Offices, Research Council Grants, Scholarships, Loans (FAFSA), Employer Sponsorships, Disability Related Funding (, Charitable Foundations, Look for alumni funding if you already studied abroad at UK institution, Don’t be afraid to contact Professors and departments directly! Veterans can use GI Bill for funding overseas study.  Additionally, here are more ideas from the UK Postgraduate Funding NAFA 2017 Presentation.

Graduate Study in the UK Info Session 2019 – Imperial College London & UCL

Presented by Imperial College London and University College London, two universities ranked top 10 in the world and based in central London. Overview of UK graduate study including the benefits of studying in the UK, the application process, and funding opportunities to support your study. Discussion of educational cultural differences between the US and UK and tips for academic success and beyond. This session is a must for anyone thinking of studying in the UK!

Graduate Study in the UK Info Session 2018 –  Imperial College London & UCL
Graduate Study in the UK Info Session 2017 – Imperial College London, UCL, King’s College

Applications for the scholarships below are processed within the admissions process for each university:

University of Cambridge
Cambridge Trust Scholarships
St. John’s College Benefactors’ Scholarships
Trinity College Graduate Student Funding Awards

University of Oxford
The Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme in the Humanities
Clarendon Scholarships

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