This scholarship has been established by Somerville College and the University of Oxford through the generous support of Robert Lloyd. 

Please note that the scholarship has now been awarded for 2023 entry. Unfortunately, it is not possible to notify unsuccessful candidates.

Eligible courses

Scientific research degrees offered by the Mathematical, Physical, and Life 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

One scholarship is available for 2023 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 is included in the graduate application. Successful candidates will be transferred to Somerville in order to take up the scholarship. 


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