To celebrate fifty years of shaping science, technology and innovation research, teaching and policy, the University of Sussex have launched a new scholarship programme to enable the very best students from around the world to study a Masters at SPRU.


Academic Level/Field(s) of study:

  • • Energy Policy Msc
  • • Project Management Msc
  • • Science and Technology Policy Msc
  • • Strategic Innovation Management Msc
  • • Sustainable Development Msc

Place of Study: Science Policy Research Unit at University of Sussex, United Kingdom


Scholarship value/duration: £10,000 towards fees with any remaining funds to be used to support maintenance.

Applicant Eligibility: In order to be considered for the SPRU 50th Anniversary Scholarship you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • • Achieved or expect to achieve a 1st class honours degree (or equivalent if from an overseas institution). However 2:1s or equivalent international classification with excellent supporting statements are also eligible
  • • Have applied for and been offered a place to study full time on one of SPRU’s five MSc programmes (see above)
  • • You must apply for an eligible Masters course and receive and accept an offer
  • • You must meet all the University’s general entrance requirements
  • • Scholarship value is £10k which is used to offset the cost of fees or to support maintenance. Any remaining funds after the offset of fees are paid as a stipend to support maintenance.

Nationality: All Nationalities.


How to Apply: To apply for this scholarship, you must complete and submit the application form before 1 July 2017, 23:59 BST.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Official Scholarship Website