Study Abroad Studentships

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James Robinson was awarded a two-year study abroad studentship at the University of Victoria, Canada, to investigate coral reef community dynamics in response to environmental change.

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Offering maintenance and research expenses to allow applicants to spend a period of 12 to 24 months on advanced study or research at a centre of learning in any overseas country (excluding the USA). Non-UK residents are not eligible. 


The Studentships comprise:

  • Basic annual maintenance allowance of £21,000
  • A partner allowance of £7,000 if a student is accompanied by a dependent partner
  • Return air fare
  • Baggage allowance.

Further allowances – for example, assistance with overseas tuition fees and essential research costs – are payable at the Trust’s discretion.Please ensure that applications do not include any ineligible costs.


Studentships are tenable for between 12 and 24 months, and must begin between
1 June 2019 and 1 May 2020.

Eligibility and application information

Please read the following before submitting an application.


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If your query has not been answered in these pages please contact Bridget Kerr on 020 7042 9862 or email