Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and Grants


Glorisun Graduate Scholarshihp in Buddhist Studies - applications due Friday 30 April 2021.

Lingyin Graduate Scholarship in Buddhist Studies - applications due Friday 30 April 2021.


Graduate Language Study (MPhil students only)

This grant is available to students enrolled on an MPhil course in the Faculty (including the MPhil courses organised jointly with OSGA, in Japanese, Modern South Asian Studies, Modern Middle Eastern Studies, and Modern Chinese Studies) who attend a language course abroad between the first and second year of their course.

You may apply for up to £500 towards the cost of this study abroad.  Applications are due by the Week 3 of the Term preceding the vacation period for which you wish to undertake your course abroad. Please apply using the Graduate language study application form found under Research Support, here.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Research Grant (PRS/DPhil students only)

Graduate research students who are within fee liability can apply for research support costs for the purpose of attendance at conferences provided the student will be giving a paper; travel and subsistence costs associated with field research; and/or to purchase materials necessary for research. You are eligible for £600 in total which can be applied for either as a lump sum or in yearly £200 instalments. Please apply using the Graduate research application form found under Research Support here.

Subject Group Trust Funds

Egyptology and the Ancient Near East

Hebrew, Jewish and Eastern Christian Studies

Japanese and Korean

Chinese Studies

Arabic, Persian and Turkish


Fund Applications


To apply, please fill out the application form and return it to It is always advisable to contact if you have any queries regarding your application to any of the Trust Funds listed on the Faculty Website.