The University of Sussex offers a £10,000 scholarship for outstanding students to study for a full-time Masters degree in the School of English commencing in 2017-18 for UK, Europe and International students.

The University of Sussex is a leading higher education and research institution near Brighton, in the south of England. Its goal is to deliver teaching and learning programmes that are informed by current research are attractive to students from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, and which deliver skills for life.Scholarships are available for masters degree programme at University of Sussex in diverse fields within School of English to help students in upgrading their education.List of Subjects: Applied Linguistics, Creative and Critical Writing, English: Literature, Culture and Theory, Modern and Contemporary Literature, Culture and Thought and Sexual Dissidence

Worth of Award

  • Scholarship has a value of £10,000. Tuition fee waiver in the first instance with any remainder being paid as a maintenance grant.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have accepted a full-time place on one of the following Masters degrees in the School of English comencing in September 2017:

  • Applied Linguistics MA
  • Creative and Critical Writing MA
  • English: Literature, Culture and Theory MA
  • Modern and Contemporary Literature, Culture and Thought MA
  • Sexual Dissidence MA
  • UK, Europe and International students are eligible to apply.


How to Apply

In order to be considered for the scholarship you should submit the following documents by 31 May (either by email to or in hard copy to the School of English at the address below):

  • A cover letter
  • A CV
  • A transcript of your undergraduate degree

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of previous academic performance and potential future academic performance.

Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2017.

Click here for more details and to apply 

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