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EPA Marshall Scholarship

Summary of Award

Jointly funded by the Marshall Commission and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), these Scholarships will support research specifically in the area of the environment and can be in any related field. Applicants may study at any appropriate UK Institution. The Marshall Commission will pay for the first two years of the Scholarship and the Scholar will spend this time in the UK, and the EPA will pay for up to three additional years of study, which can be spent in the UK or the US, providing this research culminates in a doctoral degree.

Any Marshall Scholar who is selected for research in a Environmental field may be considered by the EPA for an EPA Marshall Scholarship


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. The award is intended for 2 years.  In some cases, a third year is permitted with strong academic reasons.  A limited number of One Year Marshall Scholarships are available, and these are intended for one year alone. 


Must be pursuing a graduate degree in one of the following areas: Physical, life or systematic sciences, Engineering and technology, Economics, Social and behavioral sciences, Urban and regional planning, Communication science.

The proposed program of study must be demonstrably relevant to environmental protection, restoration or stewardship; environmental public health; or ecosystem health. Applicants whose work emphasizes the study of global environmental problems, international collaborative approaches to environmental problem solving, technology exchange programs or research to improve international dialog regarding the environment will be given first consideration

For further Eligibility, Contacts, and Application Process, see the Marshal Scholarship (insert link to our Marshal writeup) 


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