This scholarship has been established by Somerville College through the generous support of Carys Bannister and the family of Margaret Pelly. Three scholarships are available for 2022 entry.

Eligible courses

All 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

Three scholarships are available for 2022 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. Selection is expected to take place in June 2022.


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