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Postgraduate Scholarships


The following scholarships and bursaries are funded by the University, through partnerships with external organisations and also through generous donations from alumni and friends of the University. Funding opportunities exist for both taught and research programmes.


Postgraduate Taught Scholarships


Scholarship Title

Application Status 2020

British Council for Women in STEM

Deadline 5th April 2021

Covid-19 Recovery Fund (current students)

Open until 28th February 2021

Chevening Scholarships

2021 Entry Open 3rd September 2020 to 3rd November 2020

Choral and Organ Scholarships

Closed

Civil Society Leadership Award

Closed for 2020/21 Entry

Colfuturo - Durham Scholarships

2021/22 Entry Deadline 1st March 2021

Commonwealth Scholarships

2021 Entry Opening February 2021

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

2020/21 Entry to be confirmed as soon as possible

CONACyT Scholarships

2021/22 entry details

Conicyt Scholarships

2021/22 Entry suspended

Durham Palestine Educational Trust

2021/22 Entry to be confirmed

Durham University Arts Management Group

Open 6th November 2020 to 2nd May 2021

Durham University Expeditions Group

Currently closed

Durham University Students Travelling Abroad Fund

Currently closed

Fulbright-Durham University Award

2021 applications open until 13th October 2020

GREAT Scholarship 2020

2020/21 entry to be confirmed

Internships and Industry Fund (Computer Science)

Deadline 30th June 2021

Hatfield Lioness Scholarship

Open 1st February to 31st March 2020

Postgraduate Student Support Scholarship

Deadline 30th June 2021

Ruth First Scholarship

Closed for 2020/21 Entry

Said Foundation Scholarship

Closed for 2019/20 Entry

Santander Scholarship

2020/21 Entry to be confirmed as soon as possible

Student Employability Fund

Deadline for applications 18th December 2020

Vice-Chancellor's India Scholarships

Applications Open October 2020


Postgraduate Research Scholarships & Studentships


Scholarship Title

Application Status 2020

Covid-19 Recovery Fund (current students)

23rd October to 30th November 2020

Chinese Scholarships Council

2021 entry deadline 15th January 2021

Colfuturo - Durham Scholarships

Applications open for 2020/21

Commonwealth PhD Scholarship

2020/21 Entry to be confirmed

Conicyt Scholarships

2021/22 Entry suspended.

Commonwealth Split-Site (PhD) Scholarship

2020/21 Entry to be confirmed

Doctoral Training Partnership & Centres

Refer to Website

Durham Doctoral Studentship

Refer to Website

Internships and Industry Fund (Computer Science)

Deadline 30th June 2021

Research Council Funding

Refer to Website

Trudeau Doctoral Scholarships

Applications accepted 27th October 2020 to 5th January 2021