Institute of Archaeology


Heritage and Museums Diversity scholarship

The Institute is funding a heritage diversity scholarship for a candidate from black and minority ethnic backgrounds as these groups are currently under-represented within the heritage sector.

The scholarship applies to candidates accepted onto one of the following courses: UCL Institute of Archaeology’s MA in Museum Studies, MA in Public Archaeology, MA in Principles of Conservation or MA in Cultural Heritage Studies.  The scholarship covers course fees only for a UK/EU student.

UK-permanent residents from one of the following BME ethnic groups are eligible:

  • Black (Black or Black British African, Black or Black British Caribbean, Black or Black British other or Mixed Black or Black British)
  • Pakistani (Pakistani or Pakistani British, or Pakistani Mixed or Pakistani Mixed British)
  • Bangladeshi (Bangladeshi or Bangladeshi British, or Bangladeshi Mixed or Bangladeshi Mixed British

A separate application form should be submitted to Lisa Daniel by 17th July 

Selection will be made by a panel of UCL course tutors as well as representatives from the heritage sector who will make a decision based on the combined strength of the candidate’s academic qualifications and their personal statement regarding their commitment to the heritage sector.

Any queries please email Lisa Daniel, Graduate Admissions Administrator.