Christine and Ian Bolt Scholarship

Academic year 2022
Amount Up to £10,000

Overview

Scholarship value

Up to £10,000

Deadline

Sunday 15 May 2022, 23:59 BST

Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Hold an excellent bachelor's (1st or 2.1), or Master's degree (merit or distinction);

  • Hold an offer of a place, or be a currently registered student, for a full-time postgraduate research or taught degree at the University of Kent for the following academic year within one of the listed Academic Divisions:

    • Arts and Humanities;

    • Human and Social Sciences;

    • Kent Business School; or

    • Law, Society and Social Justice.

  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and be able to explain their project clearly and without jargon to non-experts,

  • Convey their passion for their project to a wider audience and convince the panel of the project's wider value

  • Act as 'ambassador' for both the University and their subject.

Further details

The Christine and Ian Bolt Scholarships were set up in memory of Christine Bolt, Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Kent, and were generously funded by her late husband, Ian Bolt. Successful applicants will be awarded up to £10,000 each (to include tuition fees) to support a sustained period of research in America for up to one year. In exceptional circumstances, the scholarship holders may be invited to re-apply for a further one year's funding.

Deadline

Application will close on 15 May 2022

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