BRISMES Scholarships

Level of study
Any Postgraduate
Subject area
Classics and Ancient History, Heritage, History, Modern Languages and Cultures, Theology and Religion, International Relations
Nationality
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
External
Deadline for applying
31/03/2017

Award Description

The purpose of the scholarships is to encourage more people to pursue postgraduate studies in disciplines related to the Middle East in British universities. The scholarships will be for one academic year. The value of each scholarship will be £2,000. Two scholarships will be awarded.

Value of Award

The scholarships will be for one academic year. The value of each scholarship will be £2,000. 

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify applicants must fulfil the following conditions:

  • be registered at any UK university
  • be a paid-up member of BRISMES (Student membership suffices) but the time you apply
  • submit an application of 600 - 1000 words, by E-mail to the BRISMES research committee This should include a sketch of the overall research topic, and a description of the purpose for which the grant would be used
  • obtain a brief supporting statement from their supervisor

How to Apply

Applications should be sent by email to louise.haysey@brismes.org or by post to the administrative office:

British Society for Middle Eastern Studies

Institute for Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies
Durham University 
Al-Qasimi Building
Elvet Hill Road
Durham, DH1 3TU.

Website
http://www.brismes.ac.uk/