Information for Applicants

If you are considering applying for the 2017-2018 academic year, please note the following.

These awards are for postgraduate academic and artistic studies in the UK, and are exclusively for students who have already commenced their postgraduate programme of study in the UK. All applications with full supporting documents must be submitted by the deadline of 5pm, Friday 03 March 2017. For students who have applied in previous years, please note that the schedule, deadline, eligibility rules and required documents are revised each year and may be different than in the past.

Therefore, before beginning your application you are advised to read through all the information available on this site before viewing the application form to ensure you meet the minimum eligibility criteria, are qualified to apply, and can attend the in-person interview date (Monday 22 May 2017 at Canada House, Trafalgar Square, London). Shortlisted applicants must attend in person for interview to be eligible for an award. There are no alternative dates and telephone, video conference/skype interviews are not permitted.

Following the interviews, successful candidates will be notified should they be chosen for an award. Awards will be provided at the end of September 2017 upon confirmation that students are continuing their programme of study for the 2017-2018 term.

Please read each of the following pages.