The Anglo-Danish Society is a registered Charity, and was founded in 1924 with the encouragement of H.M. Queen Alexandra. It enjoys the patronage of Her Majesty the Queen and Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark. It has the active support of the Royal Danish Embassy and a number of Danish and British companies.
It also seeks to maintain contact with other Anglo-Danish organisations for mutual benefit.
The Society publishes a quarterly newsletter “News & Reviews” covering recent and forthcoming events likely to be of interest to everyone with Anglo-Danish links.
Applications are invited from students undertaking POST-GRADUATE courses
- DANISH NATIONALITY for scholarships tenable at universities or other approved institution in the United Kingdom. Candidates’ first degree should be from a Danish university;
- BRITISH NATIONALITY for scholarships tenable at Copenhagen, Aarhus or Odense universities or other approved institution in Denmark.
Applicants should either have embarked on postgraduate research leading to a higher degree, or be assured of being able to do so in the academic year indicated above.
In addition to its own scholarships the Anglo-Danish Society administers the OVE ARUP FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP. This is awarded for study subjects related to the “built environment” (such as architecture, engineering, mathematics, physics and chemistry.
Scholarships are intended to be only a supplement to students’ other funding and will run for a period of up to six months from the beginning of the academic year indicated or such other date as may be approved. The minimum value is GBP 1,500 per grant. All applicants are required to submit a budget for their study period.
Successful applicants will be requested to submit a short report to the Society on the work undertaken during the period of study and will also be asked to give their permission for the Society to publicise awards.
Academic and residential arrangements are the responsibility of the student. Any queries should be addressed directly to the University/College concerned.
Please read the Guidance for Applicants document, before applying to the administrator.
APPLICATION FORMS are available from the administrator, please click here to email.
Closing date for the return of completed applications is 1st March 2010.
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