Funds for Women Graduates- FfWG offers Foundation Grants to help women graduates with their living expenses (not fees) while registered for study or research at an approved institution of higher education in Great Britain. The criteria are the proven needs of the applicant and their academic calibre.
Grants will only be given for a postgraduate doctoral award e.g. PhD or D.Phil. They are not likely to exceed £6,000. All Funds for Women Graduates grants are offered on a needs basis and therefore not all grants will be for £6,000.
Application Submission Deadline: 4 April.
Those who have received a Foundation Main Grant in the past are not eligible to apply.
FfWG offers Emergency Grants to graduate women who face an unforeseen financial crisis whilst engaged in study or research at institutions of higher education in Great Britain. From January grants are not likely to exceed £2,500. All grants are offered on a needs basis and therefore not all grants will be for £2,500. They are offered three times a year in March, June and November .
Theodora Bosanquet Bursarw (TBB)
This Bursary is offered annually to women graduates whose research in History or English Literature requires a short residence in London in the summer. It provides accommodation in a hall of residence for up to 4 weeks between mid June and mid September. Closing date for applications: 31 October each year.
FfWG does not provide funds for:-
Students looking to start a course in the next academic year
University or College Fees
A Second First Degree
Fieldwork outside Great Britain
Conferences, Exhibitions or Seminars either Overseas or Within GB
Students who have not completed al least two months of their course al the time of Application.
The Grants Administrator:- Mrs J F Collett-Flatt
13 Brookfield Avenue
Kent ME20 6RU
Telephone 01732 321139
The Company Secretary:- Mrs J V Considine ACIS
20 Fern Road
Telephone 01903 746 723