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University of Leeds

Black British Postgraduate Studentship

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17668 GBP
United Kingdom
03 Jul 2024
Application deadline


Established in 1904, the University of Leeds is one of the largest universities in the UK. They’re part of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities and are renowned globally for the quality of their research and teaching.


Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award




Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The scholarship pays for 1 full-time taught Masters plus PhD scholarship in the School of History.

Applicable programmes


UK tuition fees for four years and a maintenance grant of £12,000 in the first year and matching UKRI maintenance stipend (currently £17,668 in 2022/23) in subsequent years, subject to satisfactory progress.


  • The award is open to full-time or part-time Black candidates (UK only) who have been offered a place on one of the five taught MA programmes offered by the School of History.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom



Study experience required





Application deadline

03 Jul 2024

You must have done the following by the deadline of Monday 3 July at 17:00 (UK time):

completed and submitted the School of History Black British Studentship application form;

applied for one of our courses by Monday 3 July and been offered a place of study by Monday 24th.


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