The Vice-Chancellors’ Fund provides awards of up to £3,000 to students in the final stages of their DPhil.
The Fund has been established through donations by members of the Chancellor’s Court of Benefactors in honour of three recent Vice-Chancellors, Lord Neill of Bladen, Sir Richard Southwood and Sir Peter North.
Making an application
Applications for the 2018/19 academic year are expected to open in January 2019.
The Vice-Chancellors' Fund is competitive, with a success rate of approximately 15%.
Who is eligible to apply?
Eligibility criteria will be confirmed when applications open.
How to apply and when is the application deadline?
Students who have submitted complete applications will receive confirmation of receipt from Student Fees and Funding by mid-February.
How are students notified of the outcome?
Applications will be considered by the University Hardship Committee in Week 4 of Trinity term. Students will be informed of the Committee’s decision by the end of June 2019.