The information below provides guidance to candidates seeking assistance in funding their studies. You are advised to apply early for any of these scholarships/awards as they are extremely competitive.
The Durham Full-Time MBA Scholarship
A full-fees scholarship open to applicants to the full-time MBA programme. Closing date: 5 June 2013. Find out more
Durham University Business School Scholarships
Durham University Business School offers several scholarships for MBA programmes - click on the course name below for further information on specific schemes
The F D Ellis MBA Scholarship
Applications to this scholarship closed on 22 April 2013. We hope to offer the scholarship again next year. Further details in February 2014.
Scholarships for Durham Alumni
We are pleased to be able to offer a £5000 scholarship to all Durham alumni who join either the Full-Time MBA or Executive MBA programme. (Please note that this will replace any other Business School scholarship or Early Bird Discount.) Contact us to find out more.
India Scholarship (Masters programmes) 2013 entry
Durham University Business School is pleased to be able to offer two 25% tuition fee postgraduate scholarships to outstanding candidates from India. Find out more
Federation for Women Graduates
The British Federation of Women Graduates has limited funds to help towards living expenses while registered for study or research in Great Britain. Applications for 2013-14 grants close on 3 May 2013. FfWG website.
Additional information for overseas applicants
The brief information below is intended only as a guide. Please seek full particulars from the relevant organisation.
Durham Santander Scholarships
In partnership with Banco Santander, Durham University will be awarding a number of postgraduate scholarships to outstanding candidates from Latin America. Each scholarship is worth £5000 and will be open to students applying to study a taught masters degree in any discipline starting in October 2013. Closing date 12 April 2013. Further information.
These are co-sponsored by Durham University and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office; further details are available from the Chevening Scholarship website.
Commonwealth Scholarship & Fellowship Plan (CSFP)
Commonwealth Scholarships may be offered to students from Commonwealth countries. The awards combine academic excellence with the desire to make a real difference in some of the world's poorest countries. Further information is available from their website at www.csfp-online.org/.
Fulbright Awards (for US applicants only)
Each year beween 8 and 14 awards are offered to US citizens for the first year of Masters or PhD study in any discipline at any accredited UK university. Details are available at Fulbright website.
Marshall Scholarships (for US applicants only)
Scholarship opportunities for US students looking toward postgraduate study in the UK. Marshall is a prestigious US-UK scholarship scheme offering up to 40 fully funded positions per year. For more information please see the Marshall Scholarship website.