This scholarship is part of the Oxford Graduate Scholarships, which were established through a ground-breaking new matched funding initiative to enable the creation of fully-funded scholarships for graduate students of the highest calibre from across the world. The scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £14,553). Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.


  • You must be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford.
  • You should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence once your course is completed.
  • You should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, explaining how you see your professional work contributing to the improvement of public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level.
  • This scholarship is not open to applications from candidates who hold deferred offers to start in 2018-19.

Click here to see the complete list of eligible courses and countries.

Closing Date
Relevant January deadline for your course.

Decision Expected
Decisions are expected to be made by the end of May 2018.

To apply for this scholarship, please go to