The School of Languages, Linguistics and Film at Queen Mary, University of London is happy to announce the Jill Forbes MA Bursary for students in Comparative Literature with French.
10 May 2019
The School of Languages, Linguistics and Film at Queen Mary, University of London is happy to announce the Jill Forbes MA Bursary for Comparative Literature with French.
Thanks to the generosity of the late Jill Forbes - a former chair of French at Queen Mary, and a leading figure in French studies both nationally and internationally - we are able to offer a £3000 discount on the tuition fees of ONE full-time UK or EU MA student specializing in a field relating to French studies, for the academic year 2019/20.
Applicants must have French as a named subject in their first degree (completed or due for completion in 2019), and propose a dissertation project that includes a substantial French/Francophone element. Applicants are invited to submit a short dissertation research proposal (no more than 300 words in English or French) and a covering letter together with their application.
If eligible candidates have already submitted an application to the MA programme and wish to apply for the discount, they should submit a dissertation proposal and covering letter directly to the MA convenor, Dr Shital Pravinchandra at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications may be made via the taught postgraduate course finder at:
All applications must be received by 30 June 2019.