Office of Academic Advising

The British Marshall Scholarship

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. As future leaders, with a lasting understanding of British society, Marshall Scholars strengthen the enduring relationship between the British and American peoples, their governments and their institutions. Marshall Scholars are talented, independent and wide-ranging, and their time as Scholars enhances their intellectual and personal growth. Their direct engagement with Britain through its best academic programs contributes to their ultimate personal success.  Students may apply for a one-year or two-year program. 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. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.

The objectives of the program are as follows:


Application Years:


To qualify for awards tenable from October 2017, candidates must have graduated from their undergraduate college or university after April 2014. 


Skidmore Deadline-September

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