Scholarships and bursaries

There are several funding opportunities available to postgraduate research students at the University. Details are summarised below; please consult each individual scholarship or bursary webpage for further information.

Duncan Norman Research Scholarship

Duncan Norman research scholarship

The Duncan Norman research scholarship at the University of Liverpool was established in 2004 following the receipt of a generous donation from The Duncan Norman Charitable Trust in memory of the late Mr Duncan Norman.

Sir Joseph Rotblat alumni scholarship

Launched in 2011, the Sir Joseph Rotblat alumni scholarship specifically supports alumni of the University, who are returning as postgraduate research students; recognising both their academic merit and financial need.

John Lennon memorial scholarship

The John Lennon memorial scholarships were set up by a trust fund endowed by the University for the provision of scholarships in the memory of John Lennon. The award is intended to support students in financial need and enhance, among other things, awareness of global problems and environmental issues.

Tung Scholarships

University of Liverpool graduate association Hong Kong and Tung postgraduate scholarships

The objectives of the scholarships are to promote educational exchange and academic research respectively, between the University of Liverpool and residents of Hong Kong. This award is open to applicants originating from Hong Kong only.

Postgraduate scholarships and awards

A more comprehensive list of funding opportunities is available on the Postgraduate Research Study webpages which list the details of postgraduate funding opportunities offered by both the University and external funding bodies.

The joint University of Liverpool/China Scholarship Council award

The joint University of Liverpool/China Scholarship Council award

The University of Liverpool and the China Scholarship Council are proud to be able to offer a joint scholarship programme for postgraduate research students.

EPSRC vacation Internships

The University, in conjunction with EPSRC, has a number of summer vacation internship awards available for undergraduate students.