Peter Kirk European Travel Scholarships

Level of study
Any Postgraduate, Any Undergraduate
Subject area
Antiquity, Archaeology, Classics and Ancient History, Drama and Theatre Arts, English Language and Linguistics, English Literature, Film and Creative Writing, Heritage, History, History of Art, Modern Languages and Cultures, Music, Philosophy, Theology and Religion, Social Sciences
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 01/03/2020 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

Each year up to ten Peter Kirk travel scholarships are awarded to promote the understanding of Europe amongst young Britons, and of Britain amongst young people from other European countries. They enable young people aged between 18 and 26 to carry out a study project of their own choice in another European country.

Value of Award

Ten scholarships each worth £2000 are offered annually.

Eligibility Criteria

The Scholarships are open to British nationals, and those of any other European country. Applicants are required to have been in full-time education at some time during the 12 months preceding their application and should be aged 18 - 26 at the time they travel. Your application will be considered in the light of your age and experience.

How to Apply

To submit an application download the application form from the Peter Kirk European Travel Scholarships website. Please email your completed form to