This scholarship has been established by Somerville College through the generous support of Carys Bannister and the family of Margaret Pelly. 

Eligible courses

DPhils offered by the Medical Sciences Division.

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 2023 entry.

Selection process

This scholarship is only tenable at Somerville. There is no separate application process and successful applicants will be transferred to Somerville in order to take up the scholarship.


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