Additional awards

The University offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries and you can find out more on the PhD Funding pages of the University’s website.

You can also use the searchable funding database to check which studentships and bursaries you may be eligible for.

Funding opportunities

We offer a generous range of funding opportunities to students. The following awards are currently available:

AwardValueApplication deadlineDescription
The Jonathan Young Scholarship Up to £1,000 Fri 28th Oct 2016 A maximum of £1000, awarded to one or more students, to finance travel in support of studies or research during the academic year 2016/17, excluding normal travel to and from the University.
Diamond Jubilee Scholarship Up to 4 years – Home/EU fees Sun 15th Jan 2017 The University is offering the Diamond Jubilee Scholarships to support a high quality Home/EU student to undertake a PhD or doctoral study at Exeter. The award pays the full Home/EU fees for up to 4 years.
Exeter International Excellence Scholarship for Postgraduate Research £14,296 per annum for 2016-17 Sun 15th Jan 2017 The University is offering 20 Exeter International Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate Research to top students from around the world. The award pays international fees, a research allowance and stipend (currently £14,296 pa) for up to 3.5 years.
Sports Scholarship and High Performance Programme up to £3000 plus additional support services & coaching Fri 31st Mar 2017 Sports scholarships are awarded to students of outstanding sporting ability who show evidence of achievement at international level in their chosen sport. We also encourage applications from students who have achieved at national or regional level for consideration onto our High Performance Programme.