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MA Black Humanities scholarship for teachers

Black teachers in the UK can apply for a scholarship to cover fees on this MA programme.

There are two scholarships covering fees for the whole programme. Fees are currently £9,600 (full-time over a year) or £4,800 (part-time over two years).

These awards are funded by donations from University of Bristol alumni and friends.


You can apply if you:

  • have one of the following categories of ethnicity:
    • Black African
    • Black Caribbean
    • Black Other
    • Mixed – White and Black Caribbean
    • Mixed – White and Black African
    • Other mixed background (to include Black African, Black Caribbean or Black Other)
  • have qualified teacher status (or equivalent qualifications/experience)
  • are currently employed in a UK school
  • have applied (by 16 March 2022) for a place on the MA Black Humanities programme in 2022/23
  • are a resident in the United Kingdom
  • are a home/UK student.

How to apply

There will be one application round in the first year of this scholarship programme.

Apply using the online application form.


Application closes at 11:59 pm on 16 March 2022.

Assessment process

Prospective students will be notified of the outcome of their application on 28 April 2022.

Further details

In order to be considered for the scholarships, applicants must apply to the MA programme separately by 16 March 2022.

Terms and conditions.

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