Postgraduate Support

Postgraduate students are an integral part of the 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 community, and the College seeks to provide financial support and teaching opportunities to help students achieve their goals.

Scholarships

巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 offers several postgraduate scholarships on an annual basis: some are awarded jointly with other funding bodies (e.g. RCUK), or for specific subjects, and others are offered in open competition. 

Benefits of being a postgraduate scholar:

  • Stipend
  • High Table dining rights
  • Entitlement to College accommodation

David N. Lyon Scholarship in Politics – The Politics of Sex and Gender Equality in Diverse Societies

Following a generous benefaction from 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址ensis David N. Lyon, 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College is offering a scholarship to support one postgraduate student to undertake research into the politics of sex and gender equality in diverse societies. Applications for this scholarship are open until 31st December 2021. More information can be found here.

巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 Graduate Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence

Following a generous gift from an 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址ensis, we are able to offer a new scholarship to support one postgraduate student focused on artificial intelligence research as part of a DPhil course in either Engineering Science or Computer Science. We look forward to welcoming the recipient of this scholarship in Michaelmas Term 2021. The 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 Graduate Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence will provide an annual award of £5,000 for up to three years, provided the recipient remains on course at 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址. More information about the scholarship can be found here.

Graduate Scholarship in Engineering Science

This scholarship is available for DPhil studies at 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 in any discipline of Engineering, with a preference for Environmental Engineering. The award will provide a scholarship of £3,400 for each of the three years of the DPhil course and may be combined with other awards in order to provide an overall funding package. The deadline for applications for this scholarship is 22nd January 2021. We look forward to welcoming the recipient of this scholarship in Michaelmas Term 2021. More information about the scholarship can be found here.

Keith Hawkins Scholarship in English or American Legal History at 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College

The Keith Hawkins Scholarship is open to candidates of any nationality pursuing a postgraduate research degree in legal history at the University of Oxford. Current University of Oxford MPhil and DPhil students are also welcome to apply, and would be expected to migrate to 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College if successful in their application. The scholarship includes a financial award of £5,000 per year (equivalent to 58% of the total annual Home/ROI student DPhil Law course fee in 2021-22). More information about the scholarship can be found here.

Sir Walter Raleigh Scholarship

The Sir Walter Raleigh Scholarship is an award of £4,000 and is tenable in 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College by one student reading for the degree of Master of Science in Environmental Change and Management at the Environmental Change Institute (ECI) in the University of Oxford. The Scholarship is usually awarded annually. More information about the scholarship and how to apply can be found here.

Thomas F. Torrance Graduate Scholarship in Theology

The Thomas F. Torrance Graduate Scholarship in Theology is a £3,400 scholarship that is awarded annually for up to three years to a DPhil student in Theology at 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College, subject to satisfactory academic progress. More information about the scholarship and how to apply can be found here.

巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 College Graduate Scholarship in Science and Religion: Bridging the Gap between Scientific Knowledge and Christian Theology

This £3,400 scholarship will be awarded annually for up to three years to a postgraduate student whose research focuses on the intersection of Christian theology and scientific thought. Students from all disciplines (including those outside of Theology) are eligible. Candidates from other colleges will be considered provided that they migrate to 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 when they accept the scholarship. New postgraduate students who have applied to 巴黎人贵宾会官方网址 are also eligible. More information about the scholarship and how to apply can be found here.

Graduate Teaching and Research Scholarships

Every year the College appoints postgraduate students to Scholarships which have a substantial teaching element. The Scholarships are open to DPhil students from any Oxford College. In addition to payment for teaching, the postholder is entitled to the usual benefits of postgraduate scholarships. 

Travel Grants

Postgraduate students can apply to the College's Travel Grants Fund for financial support that will enable them to undertake travel related to their studies. Students often apply for funding to attend and present papers at academic conferences, to do research outside of Oxford, and to take part in training opportunities that will enhance their understanding of their fields.  Further information is available on the Travel Grants page, including examples of recent awards.

Financial Assistance Funds

The College is able to assist students who run into unexpected financial difficulty via the Financial Assistance Funds. In particular, support is available to assist graduates to complete their degree after their core funding period has ended. Applications can be made termly, and current students can find out more by contacting the Treasurer's Assistant.

Other Funding Opportunities

Current students can find funding opportunities on the College WebLearn site noticeboard.