Women in STEM Scholarship

Full funding for up to five postgraduate applicants to complete a master’s degree in a STEM subject.

Applicants must be from an eligible country and identify as a woman (cis-gendered or trans) or as non-binary.

This scholarship will cover full tuition fees and provide a cost-of-living bursary. Additional funds will be available to support applicants with children. Applicants must demonstrate that they need financial support for their studies as part of the application process.

This scholarship is in partnership with the British Council and aims to help close the gender gap in STEM.


You can apply if you:

  • are a national of and hold a passport for one of the following countries:
    • Argentina
    • Brazil
    • Colombia
    • Cuba
    • Jamaica
    • Mexico
    • Peru
    • Venezuela
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes;
  • can demonstrate that you have need for financial support for your studies;
  • have applied to start a qualifying one-year full-time master's degree in September 2021.

Application process

Apply using our online application form.


Applications will close at 10 am (UK time) on Monday 12 April 2021.

Assessment process

We expect successful applicants to have been informed by the end of April 2021.

Further details

You may also be interested in applying for our University of Bristol international scholarships, or use our funding search tool to see what other funding may be available to you.

Read the full terms and conditions

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