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Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships

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Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities

Cambridge University has been selected as one of the few institutions in the UK to be awarded Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities for PhD students.

As part of the AHRC selection process, top ranked PhD candidates starting in 2019/20 (if eligible) will automatically be considered for a prestigious Wolfson award. 

One full scholarship is available to students across the University applying for entry in October 2019 in the area of Literature and Languages. The award covers full fees, and an additional combined maintenance and research allowance of over £19,000 per year. 

Applicants should submit their application for admission by 3 January 2019.  No separate application form is required. Eligible applicants will be considered automatically.

Please ensure your application for admission is made by this date at the very latest. Details on making an application and links to the application process can be found on the Graduate Admissions website