Anglo-Danish Society Awards

Anglo-Danish Society


The March 2018 deadline has now passed. This entry will be updated as soon as details of the next round of funding are announced. In the meantime, do read on to find out more for future reference about this funding opportunity.

For POST-GRADUATE courses / research

Academic year from Oct 2018 to July 2019

Applications are invited from:


with a first degree from a Danish university/higher education institution (HEI) who are undertaking postgraduate studies/research at a university/HEI in the United Kingdom



with a first degree from a university/HEI in the United Kingdom who are undertaking postgraduate studies/research at a university/HEI in Denmark.

Applicants should either have embarked on postgraduate courses / research leading to a higher degree, or be assured of being able to do so in the academic year indicated above. Please observe the closing date of 1st March 2018 for submission of application even though the final confirmation of a place is pending or expected shortly after that date.

There are no restrictions as to the subject of study other than as specified for the Ove Arup Foundation Award (see separate page).

Scholarships are intended to be only a supplement to students’ other funding and will be paid out in three instalments from the beginning of the academic year indicated or such other date as may be approved. The value is currently £2500 per grant. All applicants are required to submit a budget for their study period and two signed letters of recommendation from persons of academic or professional standing.

Successful applicants will be requested to submit a short report to the Society on the academic work undertaken during the period of study and will also be asked to give their permission for the Society to publicise awards . The report should be submitted at the end of the academic year for which they were given an award.

Academic and residential arrangements are the responsibility of the student. Any queries should be addressed directly to the University/College concerned. For students coming over from Denmark to study in London we refer to this link.

Funding information

Number of awards per year:

around 5 per year

Funding applies to:
EU applicants (including UK)
Funding notes:

UK and Denmark - see description.

Contacts and how to apply

Administrative contact and how to apply:

APPLICATION FORMS may be downloaded or requested by e-mail to Completed applications are to be submitted by e-mail to the above address from 1st January 2018 onwards. Closing date for the return of completed applications is Thursday 1st March 2018.


The Anglo-Danish Society
43 Maresfield Gardens