The Anglo-Danish Society Scholarships

Level of study
Any Postgraduate
Subject area
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Denmark, UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 01/03/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

The Anglo-Danish Society exists to promote closer understanding between the United Kingdom and Denmark. The Society administers scholarship funds which help Danish students to visit the UK or British students to visit Denmark for the purpose of advanced or postgraduate studies.

Value of Award

Scholarships are intended to be only a supplement to students’ other funding and will run for a period of up to six months from the beginning of the academic year indicated or such other date as may be approved. The minimum value is £1,500 per grant.

Eligibility Criteria

Applications are invited from students undertaking postgraduate courses / research

of either:

Danish nationality
(for scholarships tenable at universities or other higher education institutions in the United Kingdom. The candidate’s first degree should be from a Danish university/higher education institution);


British nationality
(for scholarships tenable at universities or other higher education institutions in Denmark. Candidates should hold a first degree from a university/higher education institution in the UK)

Applicants should either have embarked on postgraduate courses / research leading to a higher degree, or be assured of being able to do so in the academic year indicated on application.

How to Apply

Application forms can be found on the society website. Completed applications may be submitted from 1 January 2018 onwards. Closing date for the return of completed applications is 1 March 2018.


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