Funding, Scholarships and Prizes (Masters)

UCL Anglo Norse Society Postgraduate Scholarship

We are very pleased to offer a studentship in Norwegian Studies. The studentship combines a part-time postgraduate scholarship and a part-time Postgraduate Teaching Assistantship in Norwegian. Click here for more information on how to apply (deadline 26th August 2020).

Jean Orr (MA Language, Culture and History: Dutch, French or Italian)

Jean Orr scholarship is offered to a postgraduate masters students studying in one or more of of the following languages/programmes: French, Italian, Dutch and History. The award is worth £7000 for one year only. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic excellence, achievement and potential. Candidates do not submit an application for this scholarship. They will be selected by academic departments on the basis of their admission application form.

Postgraduate Bursaries (Dutch)

UCL Dutch aims to reward academic excellence among new students of its postgraduate programme by offering a scholarship for new students starting the MA in Dutch Studies. The scholarship covers up to £600 towards study expenses like books, research travel and other research related expenses.

Candidates must have been formally admitted to the MA Dutch Studies pathway of the Language, Culture & History MA before they can be considered for a scholarship.

To be considered for a scholarship, you must have received a letter from the UCL Registry offering you a place on the programme, and you must have informed the UCL Registry, in writing, of your acceptance of the offer before the deadline. The deadline for 2019 applications will be updated in due course.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, achievement and potential. Financial circumstances of the candidates are not taken into account.

This bursary has been made possible by generous donations of Alumni of UCL Dutch.

Siva-Finestone Scholarship (French)

The Siva-Finestone Scholarship will provide one scholarship to enable a student, holding any fee status, to pursue the ‘MA Language, Culture and History: French and Francophone Studies’ or MA French with another subject at UCL in 2020/2021. The Siva-Finestone Scholarship will contribute towards the cost of fees for the duration of their degree (£6,718.75) and will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. We will select the best and most deserving student candidate. All applicants for the MA in LCH (French) will be considered. The scholarship will be allocated in mid-August. 

For further information, please contact Dr Jane Gilbert.

Further information

Please note that all scholarships are subject to funding and availability and UCL reserves the right to withdraw these at any point without notice.


This prize is offered to the best MA dissertation each year in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities on a comparative topic.