Department of History

The Tranfield Scholarship

The Tranfield Scholarship kindly offers to support one full-time student on the MA in History in the Department of History at the University of Nottingham. The Scholarship has a value of £6,220 for the 2016-2017 academic session and is intended to act as a fee waiver.

The Scholarship is intended to be awarded to an applicant of academic merit who demonstrates commitment and ambition both in their studies and the furtherance of their chosen career.


  • The award recipient will have attended a state school within the United Kingdom between the ages of 11-18 and must also meet residency requirements for a ‘home’ student. (To be classed as a ‘Home’ student, a student must have been ordinarily resident in the UK for the three year period prior to the start of the course).
  • An applicant must be holding an offer for place to study on the MA in History with an entry date of 1st October 2016 to be eligible to apply for the funding award.

Download an application form here.

Please email your completed application form to PGR Humanities.

The deadline for applications is 12 midnight Friday 29th July 2016.

If the offer of a scholarship is accepted initially, but declined subsequently, the award may be offered to another applicant.

Posted on Friday 22nd July 2016

Department of History

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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