Summary

The Ogston Postgraduate Music Scholarship will be awarded to students undertaking a PhD within the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen in any area of music beginning in the academic year 2020-21. PLEASE NOTE: The University of Aberdeen is currently operating remotely. All applications and supporting documents must be sent via scanned email only to escrabb@abdn.ac.uk

Description

Applications are invited for a scholarship from graduates with a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree in Music, or an equivalent qualification, who plan to undertake a full-time PhD within the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen in any area of music (i.e. composition or musicology) beginning in the 2020-21 academic year.

The scholarship is valued at £2,000 per annum for the three years duration of the postgraduate degree. The scholarship will be dispersed in two equal parts, the first instalment of £1,000 at the beginning of the academic year and the second instalment of £1,000 at the start of the second half session. The award is received subject to satisfactory progress over the period and an annual review will take place.

Eligibility

Applicants of any fee status are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of merit and musical talent in any area of music (i.e. composition or musicology).

Application Procedure

To apply, please submit a CV, at least one example of your recent work (i.e. a composition or essay) and a covering letter with an outline of your proposed programme of research, to:

Mr Euan Crabb, Music Administrator (email: escrabb@abdn.ac.uk)

** PLEASE NOTE: The University of Aberdeen is currently operating remotely. All applications and supporting documents must be submitted via scanned email **

Deadline

31st of August 2020

Further Info

Informal enquiries should be directed to Mr Euan Crabb, Music, by email: escrabb@abdn.ac.uk