The University of Aberdeen is delighted to offer the Derek Ogston Postgraduate Music Scholarship. Either U.K and overseas students are welcome to apply this scholarship. To be eligible, he or she must be planning to pursue full-time PhD program within the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen in any area of music. Those are selected will receive £1,000 per year. The application deadline is 7 July every year.
Applications are invited for a scholarship from graduates with a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree in Music, or an equivalent qualification, who plan to undertake a full-time PhD within the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen in any area of music (i.e. composition or musicology).
Value and Tenure
The scholarship is valued at £2,000 per annum for the three years duration of the postgraduate degree. The scholarship will be dispersed in two equal parts, the first instalment of £1,000 at the beginning of the academic year and the second instalment of £1,000 at the start of the second half session. The award is received subject to satisfactory progress over the period and an annual review will take place.
Level and Area of Studies
Doctoral degree in Music related studies.
Place of Study
At the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen, U.K
Eligibility and Criteria
Applicants will be evaluated based on his or merit and musical talent in any area of music (i.e composition or musicology).
There is no nationality restriction.
To apply, applicants are required to provide the documents as follow: CV, at least one example of your recent work (i.e. a composition or essay) and a covering letter with an outline of your proposed programme.
7 July on annual basis.