• External

External Funding

The Education and Learning section of the DirectGov website gives useful information on applying for postgraduate funding, including details of the Professional and Career Development Loan.

In addition, you may wish to explore the following external sources of funding:

1. Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan * new for 2017 entry *

2. Chevening Scholarships Programme  
These scholarships, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, are prestigious awards which enable overseas students to study in the United Kingdom.

3. Commonwealth Scholarships

4. Universities Ireland North– South Scholarships   
5. O’Reilly Foundation   

6.  George Mitchell Scholarship 
The US-Ireland Alliance sponsors a competitive, national scholarship for graduate study by American citizens between the ages of 18 and 30 at institutions of higher learning on the island of Ireland.

7. Fulbright Scholarships    
The Fulbright Postgraduate awards are aimed at students wishing to study in the UK in any subject and provide tuition and maintenance for the first year of study.

8.  Marshall Scholarships   

9. Canadian Centennial Scholarship Fund    

10. Funding Postgraduate Study -  Official UK Graduate Careers Website

11. Arts and Humanities Research Council

12. ESRC funding opportunities

13.  Lawyers Association (HRLA) Bursary