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
-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.