St Cross College invites applications for this scholarship from students who will begin studying at the University of Oxford in the academic year 2018-2019 for a postgraduate research degree in Music. Preference may be given to a research topic related to the musical collections at the University, including those at the Ashmolean Museum, those at the Pitt Rivers Museum, the Bate Collection in the Faculty of Music and those held in any of the colleges.
The successful applicant may be based in the Faculty of Music or if working on other musical collections based in any relevant Faculty or Department including the Faculty of History and the School of Anthropology. Applicants must list St Cross College as their first choice college on their Graduate Admissions application in order to be eligible to apply for this scholarship.
The Hélène La Rue Scholarship is tenable for three years coterminous with College fee liability and has a value of £5,000 to cover the annual College fee (£3,021 in 2017-18) plus a small stipend. The successful scholar will be guaranteed to have a room in College accommodation (at the standard rent) for the first year of their course. Applications should be received by the application deadline of Friday 1st June 2018.
The Scholarship is tenable at St Cross College only. Application forms can be downloaded from this site or requested by email. Written requests should be sent to the Academic and Admissions Assistant, St Cross College, St Giles’, Oxford OX1 3LZ.