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Funding for postgraduate students

Alongside those listed below, we also work hard with our partners to offer even more opportunities for applicants. To receive updates about departmental funding opportunities, we warmly encourage you to submit an application to join us. All offer-holders will be notified about new funding competitions as they are published. Alternatively, please monitor this page.

Postgraduate taught opportunities

The University offers information on Postgraduate taught fees and funding opportunities available to applicants, both internal and external, which include:

History of Art Taught MA Studentships

The Department of History of Art is pleased to offer, on a competitive basis, up to three fee-waiver scholarships worth £9,290 each for applicants commencing their taught History of Art programme in Autumn 2022.

  • Funding: £9,290
  • Academic year: 2022/23
  • Application deadline: Monday 23 May 2022, 11am BST
  • Open to: Students from the UK and overseas (including EU)
  • Number available: Three

Arts Scholars MA Awards from WCAS studentship

The Arts Scholars MA Award will provide three successful applicants with a partial fee waiver of £5,000 and potential mentoring opportunities.

  • Funding: £5,000
  • Academic year: 2022/23
  • Application deadline: Monday 30 May 2022, 11am BST
  • Open to: Students from the UK
  • Number available: Three

York Graduate Loyalty Discount

If you've previously studied at the University of York, you could be eligible for a tuition fee discount for postgraduate taught courses.

  • Funding: Ten per cent tuition fee discount
  • Academic year: 2022/23
  • Open to: International (including EU) and UK (home) students

Chevening Scholarship

Chevening Scholarships enable outstanding emerging leaders from all over the world to pursue a one-year Masters degree in the UK. Chevening looks for the kind of people who have the passion, ideas, and influence to provide the solutions and leadership needed to create a better future.

  • Funding: Full tuition fee plus living stipend
  • Academic year: 2023/24
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 1 November 2022, 12pm GMT
  • Open to: Students from Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia and more (see eligibility)
  • Number available: Ten co-funded by York, plus the main awards

Postgraduate research opportunities

The University offers information on Postgraduate research fees and funding opportunities available to applicants, both internal and external, which include:

There are no scholarships or funding opportunities to show here right now. You may still be able to find a funding option that you are eligible for on our undergraduate funding or postgraduate funding pages.

There are no scholarships or funding opportunities to show here right now. You may still be able to find a funding option that you are eligible for on our undergraduate funding or postgraduate funding pages.