Royal Holloway, University of London Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship for MA in Medieval Studies, UK for 2023

About the Scholarship:

Applications are currently open for the Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship for MA in Medieval Studies at Royal Holloway, University of London. Prospective applicants are encouraged to submit their applications before the specified deadline.

About Royal Holloway, University of London:

Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL), is a constituent college of the federal University of London. Established in 1879, it is situated in Egham, Surrey, approximately 19 miles (31 km) from central London. The university has a rich history, initially founded as an all-female institution, and it officially became part of the University of London in 1900. Over the years, it has evolved and expanded, admitting male postgraduate students in 1945 and male undergraduate students in 1965.

The Egham campus is known for its iconic Founder’s Building, a Grade I-listed red-brick structure inspired by the Château de Chambord in France’s Loire Valley. Royal Holloway currently comprises six schools and 21 academic departments, offering a diverse range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

In 2022, Royal Holloway became an independent institution within the University of London. The university’s annual income for 2021–2022 was £201.1 million, with £17.8 million coming from research grants and contracts. Royal Holloway has garnered recognition for its commitment to research and education.

Details about Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship:

  • Scholarship Sponsor: Royal Holloway, University of London
  • Scholarship Value: £10,000
  • Number of Awards: One scholarship
  • Study Level: Masters
  • Host Institution: Royal Holloway, University of London

Eligibility Criteria for Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship:

To be eligible for the Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Fee status (domestic or international).
  • An offer to pursue the MA in Medieval Studies.
  • Attained or expected to attain a 2:1 or equivalent undergraduate degree.

Application Process for Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship:

To apply for the Professor Barbara Raw Scholarship, follow these steps:

  1. Submit your application for the scholarship through RH Direct, accessible here.
  2. Provide a written supporting essay of no more than 400 words, in which you should address the following:
    • Your academic achievements.
    • Why you chose to pursue the degree you have applied for.
    • Your future aspirations and how this degree will contribute to achieving them.
  3. Applications exceeding the word limit will be rejected.
  4. Include your most recent undergraduate grade transcript with your application. Applications submitted without a transcript upload will be rejected.
  5. If you have any questions, contact [email protected].
  6. Review the terms and conditions of the scholarship here.

Application Deadline: July 3, 2023. The university will notify applicants of the outcome on July 24, 2023.

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