Cumberland Lodge Scholarship

University of Stirling, University Of Stirring

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Award info

  • Award values:
  • Bursary :£300 for 2 years

  • Application deadline:
  • Apr - 2015*
    *This is the last application deadline supplied by the provider for this award, we are currently working on updating this information.
  • Award type:
    • Academic excellence
  • Award coverage:
  • Varies, Accommodation, Travel Tuition
  • Award level:
  • Career based / vocational
  • Number of awards:
  • 6
Application info

  • Nationality:
  • UK only
  • Gender:
  • Both
  • Eligibility requirement:
  • The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for students from any discipline to develop skills in communication, public engagement, and interdisciplinary collaboration. Scholarship involves an annual weekend retreat, participating in two conferences per year, collaborating with another scholar to design and give a joint public presentation based on the key findings of a conference, acting as a rapporteur for one conference, attending the Annual Lecture and dinner, writing a short article and acting as an ambassador for Cumberland Lodge. Benefits to the scholars include mentoring in intellectual leadership, involvement in cross-disciplinary debates on important social and ethical issues, training in communication and public engagement, networking opportunities with senior academics and people in public life, a personal development grant of up to £300 and free food, accommodation and travel while staying at Cumberland Lodge. Applicants must be: studying for a doctorate at a UK university, able to commit to a two year programme, open to work across disciplines and committed to working for ‘the betterment of society’ either through their academic research or other activities. Applicants must also demonstrate that they have the support of their institution. Six scholarships are available each year with applications taken in early April for a September start. Scholars are required to commit to six days plus two evening engagements per year, plus reading and preparation time.
  • Application details:
  • Applications close in early April for a September start.

Awards from this institution

Santander Masters Scholarships
5000 Each scholarship has a value of £5,000, tenable for one academic year, which will be awarded in the form of a reduction in tuition fees payable to the University of Stirling.
Santander Doctoral Travel Awards
1000 5 awards up to £1000 each for 1 Academic year
Dorothy Nicol Scholarship
13500 £13,500 towards overseas tuition fees
Merit Bursaries for Undergraduates from England, Wales or Northern Ireland
2000 These cash bursaries range from between £1,000 and £2,000 per year for the four years of your undergraduate degree course.
Wauton Scholarship
1000 The Wauton Scholarship provides £1,000 funding towards tuition fees for a student on MSc in Investment Analysis.
BUTEX Scholarship
500 £500
Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries 2015-16
4000 The value of a Bursary is £4,000. If the course fees are under £4,000 the Trust paid the lower fee amount. If the course fees exceed £4,000, the Trust only covered fees up to £4,000.
The University of Stirling Vietnam Award
1000 This award offers a fee waiver of £1,000 for the first year and £500 for years two, three and four to every student from Vietnam studying for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (taught or research) degree for 1 Academic year
British Federation of Women Graduates (BFWG) Scholarships
6000 The amounts offered range from £2500 to £6000.