» Marshall Scholarships


To foster and enhance American and British relations.


  • U.S. citizens who hold a first degree from an accredited U.S. university
  • Minimum GPA of 3.7
  • Wish to pursue a graduate degree at a university in the United Kingdom

Candidate Profile:

In appointing scholars the selectors will look for candidates who have the potential to excel as scholars, as leaders and as contributors to improved UK-US understanding. Assessment will be based on academic merit, leadership potential and ambassadorial potential.


Covers University fees, cost of living expenses, annual book grant, thesis grant, research and daily travel grants, fares to and from the United States, and, where applicable, a contribution towards the support of a dependent spouse.  Typical award is in excess of $30,000.

Types of Awards:

One Year Marshall Scholarship that cannot be extended; Two Year Marshall Scholarships may be extended for an additional year.

Number of Awards:

Up to 40 Scholarships awarded annually.