Application Process

THE SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION PROCESS IS NOW OPEN.  

APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE ON THE FORMAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM OBTAINABLE FROM THE CLERK TO THE TRUSTEES. 

DEADLINE TO APPLY:  5th FEBRUARY 2019

Do you

-have a hypothesis you would love to research?

-have a project you would love to pursue?

Would your research / project enhance the Church of England in its mission?

Would your research/project have a long term impact (legacy component)?

Is a lack of finance the only thing stopping you following your dream?

If so the St Matthias Trust might be able to help.

We have up to £10,000 per year available to support a scholar.

The money is available for between 1 and 3 years.

In order to qualify for a scholarship we ask that you:

-have a well thought out area for research or a developed plan for a project;

-have identified a suitably qualified supervisor for your work;

-can identify how your study / project will contribute to the work of the Church  of England.

Applicants will need to demonstrate:

-Enthusiasm for studying and pursuing a vocation within the tenets of the Trust;

-Commitment to making a significant contribution to religious life through the medium of the Church of England or of a Church in communion therewith;

-Good communication skills in order to disseminate/publish the progress of your research/project and to fulfil the ambassadorial role;

-High quality academic record and grades awarded to date;

-Proven circumstances and need for financial support.