Sources of funding

The School of History and Anthropology website provides details on sources of funding for postgraduate taught Masters (MA) and Research (PhD) for candidates applying for entry in September 2016.  The amount and types of postgraduate scholarships available each year are posted here.

Additional Sources of Funding for US Students

Our School website also contains information on sources of funding specifically for US students

Mary McNeill Scholarship

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Mary McNeill, author of The life and times of Mary Ann McCracken, and a leading figure in the Irish Association, was a distinguished Irish historian.  This scholarship is founded in her memory.

A scholarship to the value of £3,000 is available for a well–qualified student, enrolled in the one–year MA degree course in Irish Studies at the Queen’s University of Belfast.  This scholarship is open only to citizens of the USA or Canada, enrolled as overseas students on this course.

Applications will be judged by a panel on the basis of academic merit and reasons for taking the course.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 30 May 2016.





For general information on fees and funding opportunities for both local and international students, visit the university’s Study At Queen's webpages.