The Harun Ur Rashid Memorial Scholarship


St Cross College is pleased to offer the Harun Ur Rashid Memorial Scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019 for applicants who are normally resident in Bangladesh.

This scholarship has a value of £6,000 and is intended to provide financial assistance to an academically meritorious graduate student normally resident in Bangladesh, who has been accepted into an accredited one-year Master's (MSc/MSt) course at the University of Oxford and who is unable to secure funding elsewhere. The successful scholar will be guaranteed to have a room in College accommodation (at the standard rent) for the first year of their course.

Application Criteria

In order to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • be of outstanding academic ability;
  • have submitted a successful application for a one-year Master's (MSc/MSt) course to the University of Oxford;
  • show proof of their ability to meet remaining expenses (i.e. minus £6,000) by the application deadline;
  • take up their place in October 2018.


How to apply 

Please write to the Admissions and Academic Assistant by email, stating your wish to apply for the scholarship. Please note that an application form is not used for this scholarship. The deadline for applications is Friday 20th April 2018.