Scholarships Merit-based
University of St Andrews

Marshall Scholarships

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Any
Disciplines
Various benefits
Grant
United Kingdom
Location
25 Sep 2024
Application deadline

About

The University of St Andrews offers a number of scholarships and support packages to undergraduate and postgraduate students each year, and there may also be other funding options available.

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

Tuition waiver + other benefits

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to fifty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.

The Marshall Scholarships programme objectives are:

To enable intellectually distinguished young Americans, their country's future leaders, to study in the UK.

To help Scholars gain an understanding and appreciation of contemporary Britain.

To contribute to the advancement of knowledge in science, technology, the humanities and social sciences and the creative arts at Britain's centres of academic excellence.

To motivate Scholars to act as ambassadors from the USA to the UK and vice versa throughout their lives thus strengthening British American understanding.

To promote the personal and academic fulfilment of each Scholar.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

University fees, cost of living expenses, annual book grant, thesis grant, research and daily travel grants, fares to and from the United States and, where applicable, a contribution towards the support of a dependent spouse.

Eligibility

  • Be citizens of the United States of America (at the time they apply for a scholarship);
  • (By the time they take up their scholarship i.e. September 2024) hold their first undergraduate degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the United States;
  • Have obtained a grade point average of not less than 3.7 on their undergraduate degree at the time of application. We do not accept rounded GPA's.
  • Have graduated from their first undergraduate college or university after April 2021.
  • Not have studied for, or hold a degree or degree-equivalent qualification from a British University or GCSE or A Levels taken at school in the UK.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United Kingdom

Nationality

American

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

25 Sep 2024

Candidates must submit their application on the online form provided. Applications must be endorsed by the President, Provost, or Academic Dean of the applicant's US educational  undergraduate institution. The online application must be submitted and authorised by a designated member of staff at the applicant's educational institution. Please note permission must be sought to be endorsed by your graduate institution.

Financing

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