Chris Freeman Scholarship (2019)

This scholarship, awarded as a £10,000 tuition fee reduction, is available to applicants applying to study a Masters in SPRU. It is awarded in memory of pioneering Founder of SPRU and its first Director, Chris Freeman.

Type of award

Tuition fee reduction

Amount

£10,000, awarded as a tuition fee reduction.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have accepted an offer of a full time place on one of the following Masters courses in SPRU:

You are not eligible for this scholarship if you already have another Sussex scholarship.

Number of scholarships available

1

Deadline

1 June 2019 23:59 (GMT)

How to apply

You must apply for this scholarship after you accept an offer of a place on an eligible course.

You also need to provide a statement of academic interests when you apply. We assess this statement on how well you demonstrate the following:

  • clear and specific goals with what you aim to do after you finish your Masters
  • significant work experience or extra-curricular activities related to your chosen Masters

To apply, please complete the application form. Applications open at the end of November 2018.

Sponsors

Chris Freeman (1921 – 2010) was an English economist and the founder and first Director of SPRU, the Science Policy Research Unit, at the University of Sussex. One of the most eminent researchers in innovation studies, he specialised in the economics of innovation and technical change and, alongside colleagues, founded 'Research Policy', the leading journal in its field.

Contact us

scholarships@sussex.ac.uk

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Timetable

We will contact all applicants when a final decision has been made, and you should receive a decision by the end of June.

Availability

At level(s):
PG (taught)

Application deadline:
1 June 2019 23:59 (GMT)
the deadline has now expired

Countries

The award is available to people from these specific countries: