This scholarship is funded through a partnership between Somerville College and the Clarendon Fund. Two scholarships are available for 2022 entry.

Eligible courses

The scholarship is open to applicants for research degrees within the range accepted by Somerville. To check whether the course you are planning to apply for is accepted by Somerville, please review the relevant graduate course listing.

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

Two scholarships are available for 2022 entry.

Selection process

This scholarship is only tenable at Somerville. All eligible candidates who have applied for graduate study by the relevant funding deadline will be considered, regardless of which college preference  (if any) is included in the graduate application. Successful applicants will be transferred to Somerville in order to take up the scholarship. 

Please note that selection has now taken place for 2022 entry and successful candidates have been informed.


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