Oxford Wolfson David Thomas Graduate Scholarship in Ancient Documents
The Oxford Wolfson David Thomas Graduate Scholarship in Ancient Documents is open to new students undertaking a DPhil in Ancient History, with a topic in Greek and Latin papyrology and palaeography.
The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a stipend at the UK Research Council (RCUK) rate.
Eligible degree subjects
Ancient History, with a topic in Greek and Latin papyrology and palaeography.
Value of award
Course fees (at the Home/EU rate), college fees and a grant for living costs for full-time students of at least £14,553 (students on part-time courses will receive a study support grant instead). Awards are made for the full duration of fee liability (previous Oxford students are advised to check the University's Fees and Funding pages for exceptions due to prior study).
Applicants from all countries are eligible.
The scholarship may be awarded either in conjunction with Research Council or Clarendon funding
How to apply
There is no separate application process. Applicants, whether internal or external, should apply to the University of Oxford under the standard procedures for graduate degrees for 2018-19. Applications should be made by the January deadline for your chosen course. The successful scholar will become a member of Wolfson College.
History of award
The Oxford Wolfson David Thomas Graduate Scholarship in Ancient Documents has been generously funded by Professor J. David Thomas. Professor Thomas is a renowned papyrologist and is currently an Emeritus Professor at the University of Durham. He has been elected as a Fellow of the British Academy and is an alumnus of the University of Oxford.
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