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University of Sheffield

Professor David Locker Scholarship in Social Science, Oral Health and Dentistry

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Multiple disciplines
7500 GBP
United Kingdom
Not specified
Application deadline


University of Sheffield can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

University of Sheffield awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 


Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award




Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The University of Sheffield is pleased to announce the David Locker Scholarship in Social Science, Oral Health and Dentistry. 

A scholarship established in 2016 as a permanent endowment thanks to a generous legacy from the estate of the late Professor David Locker.

Applicable programmes


The scholarship offers a £7,500 amount, to help you with your studies


  • Students with a background in social science and/or dentistry who are/will be registered on the Masters in Dental Public Health course at the University of Sheffield
  • Preference will be given to high calibre candidates who are nationals or domicile in Low and Lower Middle-Income Countries (LMICs).

Scholarship requirements


Multiple disciplines


United Kingdom



Study experience required





Application deadline

Not specified

Application is by CV and a covering letter detailing your interest in social science in dentistry and dental public health. In this letter you should explain how you will use your training in Dental Public Health to improve the oral health of your country of origin (1,000 words maximum). This should be sent to the David Locker Scholarship Committee


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