The University of Oxford is immensely proud to be able to offer the Ertegun Scholarships in the Humanities. The University has one goal in mind when selecting Ertegun Scholars: to choose the very best students who will realise Mica Ertegun’s Mission and one day become leaders in their chosen fields.
Oxford is at the forefront of humanities research internationally, and attracts outstanding academics, researchers and students from across the globe. Graduate students have the opportunity to undertake their studies and research in a stimulating, challenging and highly rewarding intellectual environment.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Oxford, UK
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded Scholarships
Host Institution(s): University of Oxford, UK
Scholarship Worth: covers full fee + full living cost + other benefits
Number of Awards: Up to 15 scholarships per year
Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters and PhD)
Nationality: International students
University of Oxford Ertegun Scholarships | Eligibility Criteria
Applications to The Mica and Ahmet Ertegun Graduate Scholarship Programme may be made by those in fields covered by the following Faculties:
- Classics (including classical archaeology);
- English Language and Literature;
- Fine Art (DPhil in Contemporary Art History and Theory only),
- History (including History of Art and the History of Architecture);
- Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics;
- Medieval and Modern Languages (covering most European languages and their literature);
- Music; Oriental Studies (including Far Eastern and Middle Eastern Studies, and the study of a wide range of languages);
- Philosophy; Theology and Religion; and the Film Aesthetics and Women’s Studies interdisciplinary courses.
- You must ensure you meet the criteria for entry to your course, including English language requirements.
- All Ertegun Scholarships cover course fees in full.
- Scholars also receive a generous annual grant for living costs (the rate for 2021-22 is £15,609),
- This amount is normally sufficient to cover the living costs of a single student living in Oxford.
- Ertegun Scholars also enjoy dedicated use of Ertegun House, which comes with lots of advantages
- Awards are made for the full duration of a student’s fee liability for the agreed course.
- How to Apply: You apply for the scholarship at the same time as you apply to Oxford by selecting ‘Ertegun Graduate Scholarships in the Humanities’ in the Funding Section of the University’s Graduate Application Form.
- Application Period: The online application form for October 2022 will be available from 1 September 2021, with a 7 January 2022 (noon) deadline.
- You must also complete a supporting statement(Word doc) and upload it as a pdf document together with your Graduate Application Form by the application deadline.
Application Deadline: 7 January 2022