Myrtle McMyn Bursary 2022-23

Type of award

Bursary

Managing department

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Value

The award covers Home tuition fees (£4,500 in 2021-2022).

Specified use

Home Tuition Fees

Tenable period

The Scholarship is available for 3 year full-time programmes. Part-time is also available.

Continuation of award

Continuation of the award is subject to satisfactory progress.

Number available

1 award available

Funding provider

This award is internal.

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Level(s) of study

This funding is available to students undertaking the following types of study:

  • Postgraduate research

Allowed study options

This funding is available to students undertaking the following modes of study:

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Subject restrictions

This funding is available to students undertaking study in:

  • Music

Academic requirements

Applicants should hold an MA in a relevant subject area, with a taught course unit average of 65%, a disseration mark of 65% and no mark below 55%. They should also hold a UK BA with a 2i classification (orequivalent if studied overseas).

Nationality restrictions

This funding is available to students from the UK and EU.

Application procedure

Applicants must apply via the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures Funding Application Form. Please submit the online application for a place on your chosen doctoral programme in the School by 14 January 2022 at the latest. All supporting documentation, including references, must be submitted by that date. Please submit the completed School of Arts, Languages and Cultures Funding Application Form by 5pm GMT, Friday 4 February 2022 , at the latest. Please note that this is a strict deadline and applications received after 5pm will not be included in the competition.

Application form

Additional documentation

Required documentation is as follows:                                                                       

1. School of Arts, Langauges and Cultures Funding Application Form                                                                                                                 

2. Research proposal                                                                                                                                           

3. Degree certificates and transcripts                                                                                                          

4. References

Selection criteria

Applications will be ranked according to two key criteria: academic track-record, and the quality of the research proposal.

Selection body

The Music Studentship Committee.

Closing date

04 Feb 2022

All funding applications must be received by the School by 5pm GMT, Friday 4 February 2022.

Please note that this is a strict deadline and applications received after 5pm will not be included in the competition.

Decision date

Mid-April 2022

Additional information

The Award is open to new students only.

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