Search type

School of Environment, Education and Development

Funding opportunities in Geography

Geography Taught Master's Merit Awards

Applications are invited for the Geography Taught Master's Merit Awards from holders of offers for the following programmes:

One award of 50% tuition fee waiver will be made to successful applicants upon registration on the programme.

To qualify to apply for the award, applicants must hold a First Class honours first degree or equivalent. Applicants should already hold an unconditional offer to be eligible.

How to apply

Applicants should submit a letter detailing their reasons for studying their chosen master’s programme and their plans for applying their learning following graduation by email to Monika Schönrock at, using the subject line “Merit Awards Scholarship Application” and quoting their University of Manchester ID number.

The closing date for applications for September 2017 entry is Friday, 30 June 2017.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in July 2017.