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Norman Hargreaves-Mawdsley Scholarship
The Norman Hargreaves-Mawdsley Scholarship is open to new Humanities graduate students, specialising in Spanish or Latin American Studies (preferably history).
The scholarship covers Tuition fees, College fees and a stipend at the UK Research Council rate. It is a joint scholarship with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Eligible degree subjects
All relevant Humanities subjects, with a preference for History.
All postgraduate taught and research degrees.
Value of award
Tuition fees, College fees and a stipend at the RCUK rate (£14,296 for 2016-17), for the relevant period of fee liability (previous Oxford students are advised to check their fee liability on the University's Fees and Funding pages).
The Scholarship is open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in the EEA or Switzerland.
This award is offered in partnership with the AHRC.
How to apply
There is no separate application process. Applicants, whether internal or external, should apply to the University of Oxford under the standard procedures for graduate degrees for 2017-18. Applications should be made by the January deadline for your chosen course. If there are two or more candidates of equal academic merit, priority will be given to the candidate who has listed Wolfson as his or her first choice college on the University application form. The successful scholar will become a member of Wolfson College.
History of award
The Scholarship was endowed by the family of the historian Professor Norman Hargreaves-Mawdsley specifically for advanced study and research in Spanish or Latin American Studies.
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