School of English and Drama

Funding and Awards

English at Queen Mary aims to provide financial support to outstanding applicants.

How to apply for funding

There are two routes for applying for funding. UK and EU students may apply for Arts and Humanities Research Council studentships via the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP). UK, EU and overseas students may apply for Queen Mary Postgraduate Research Studentships.

Further details are below.

AHRC London Arts and Humanities Partnership

Applicants who wish to be considered for an AHRC-funded studentship must apply directly to the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP). The deadline for applications to LAHP is usually January 31 every year. Only home and EU applicants are eligible to apply for AHRC funding.

You must have the support of a primary supervisor in the Department of English at Queen Mary before you apply to LAHP.

Queen Mary Principal's Studentships

TBC for 2021

BAME Studentships for UK/EU candidates


Externally-Funded Awards

We welcome applications from prospective Commonwealth Scholars and candidates seeking other externally-funded awards.

Further information

For further information please contact the Director of Graduate Studies, Professor David Duff:

See also the College page offering information on research studentships.