This scholarship has been established by Somerville College and the Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission.


Please see Marshall Scholarships for information about eligibility for these scholarships. There is a preference for scholars undertaking research degrees.

Award levels

The scholarship covers course fees and a grant for living costs. Awards are made for the duration of fee liability for the course.

Number of awards

One scholarship is available for 2021 entry.

Application process

All eligible candidates who have applied for graduate study by the January deadline will be considered, regardless of which college preference (if any) is included in the graduate application. Selection will be made by the Marshall Commission and successful scholars will be transferred to Somerville.

Please note that scholarship selection has now taken place for 2021 entry and succesful candidates have been notified.


If you have any queries, please email the Scholarships and Funding Officer.

You might find the following links useful:

Applying for graduate study

Graduate Fees, Funding and Scholarship Search

Marshall Scholarships