Travel and Special Project Grants for Undergraduates

Applications for Michaelmas Term 2021 will open in September 2021

Funding is available from Somerville towards the cost of academic-related activity such as discretionary travel or projects. Please note that these awards cannot be used to fund core or compulsory elements of a student’s degree.

Eligibility

All enrolled undergraduate students can apply for this funding. Students who are on suspension and visiting students are not eligible. Applicants should be in need of financial support for travel or projects relating to their studies. Applicants should ensure that they also apply to other funding sources such as department or faculty travel grants.

Award levels

Up to £500 over the length of the course. In exceptional circumstances, it is possible to make awards above this level.

Application process

This webpage will be updated with more information in September 2021

Application deadline

This webpage will be updated with more information in September 2021

Project deadlines

This webpage will be updated with more information in September 2021

Decisions

All applications will be acknowledged once the deadline has passed. Decisions are made by the Somerville College Travel and Special Project Grants Committee.

Reporting

Successful applicants will be expected to submit a brief report after the completion of their project.

Queries

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

The following links have information about other funding offered by Somerville:

Catherine Hughes Grants

Thatcher Development Awards

Alice Horsman Grants for Finalists

Subject Specific Travel Grants

Internship Awards