Research Funding Sources

Royal Historical Society

The Society was founded in 1868 and is the premier society in Great Britain which promotes and defends the scholarly study of the past. The Society has a varied programme of lectures and one-day and two-day conferences covering a wide range of historical issues. They provide excellent opportunities for formal and informal discussion among historians.


  • Grants for students to attend conferences or training courses.
  • Grants to conference organizers to subsidize postgraduate attendance.
  • Grants for students to meet the costs of visits to archives.
  • Supplementary bursaries to selected holders of Overseas Research Student Awards.
  • Annual Centenary Fellowship for an outstanding young scholar.

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