Martin Lynn Scholarship

Level of study
Doctoral research
Subject area
African Studies
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 18/10/2022 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The RHS makes an annual Martin Lynn Scholarship award to assist a postgraduate researcher of African history.

Value of Award

Up to £1,500.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible students will be registered for a PhD or DPhil. Students must be registered at a UK institution. Students may be full-time or part-time.
  • Eligible students will have successfully completed their first year of full-time or first two years of part-time study by the time the award is taken up.
  • Applications are open to researchers of all nationalities, however the Society does not normally fund students to do research in their own country of permanent residence if this is outside the United Kingdom.
  • Applications will NOT be considered for research to be conducted within the four weeks immediately following the deadline.
  • Grants cannot be sought retrospectively.

How to Apply

Full details of the application process can be found on the Martin Lynn Scholarship website.