The Sue Lloyd Roberts Journalism Scholarship

This funding opportunity has expired.

Key facts

Application deadline 16 June 2017
Start date September 2017
Duration 1 year
Level of study Postgraduate taught
Award type Master’s studentship
Number of studentships 1

The Sue Lloyd Roberts Scholarship is a full (UK/EU) fee scholarship for one student each year on either:

It is in memory of the British video journalist, Sue Lloyd-Roberts who died in 2015. Sue reported on international issues, human rights and the environment from around the world, often filming secretly in some of the most difficult areas.

This scholarship is to encourage young journalists to follow her example by focusing on similar issues.

The successful candidate will be expected to undertake their MA project on a topic related to reporting international affairs, the environment or human rights during their course.

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Student Support

School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

Funding details

Tuition fee support Full UK/EU tuition fees
Full UK/EU tuition fees (if applicable, any eligible non-home fee paying candidate must fund the remainder of the overseas fee themselves).
Maintenance stipend No stipend

Eligibility criteria

Residency Open to all students of any nationality without restrictions(UK/EU and International)
Academic criteria

Applicants will normally be expected to hold a UK higher education degree of lower second class Honours or above, or a qualification recognised by the University as equivalent. This requirement may be waived for students with appropriate alternative qualifications.

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Student Support

School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

Consideration is automatic on applying for:

with start date October.

Once applicants receive an offer to study on one of the above mentioned courses further details on how to apply will be sent to them.

We reserve the right to close applications early should sufficient applications be received.

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Student Support

School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies

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