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Brian Harris Scholarship

This scholarship is offered as a full tuition fee reduction plus £14,600 for living, research and travel costs.

The scholarship was established by the donor Brian Harris so that those from lower-income backgrounds could stand out and have the opportunity to study an MA in History. 

Am I eligible?

You must be a full or part-time student from the UK applying for one of the following Masters degrees: 

  • MA History
  • MA Public History
  • MA Crusader Studies
  • MA History: Hellenic Studies
  • MA Ancient History
  • MA Late Antique and Byzantine Studies
  • MA Medieval Studies

To be eligible for the scholarship your focus of study, including the MA dissertation, must be on British and/or European History.

You are expected to have achieved, or be on target to achieve, at least a 2:1 degree or equivalent, with preference given to those with, or expected to achieve, a First Class Honours Degree. 

You must also hold a conditional or unconditional offer to study at Royal Holloway.

How do I apply?

You must apply via Royal Holloway Direct.

The deadline for applications is Friday 26 June, 2020 at 11.59pm BST. We will let you know the outcome of your application from 27 July, 2020 onwards.

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