Studentship Scheme

The British Hydrological Society is keen to support potential MSc students wishing to pursue development of their academic expertise in hydrology.

The Society, together with the JBA Trust and the Environment Agency, will provide a small number of studentships ~£1500 towards the costs of Masters degree (MSc/MRes only) tuition costs at a UK Higher Education Institution. Applications should be made via

Candidates will need to upload the following information:

  • Contact details
  • Details of tertiary education
  • Details of proposed MSc course for which the candidate is applying
  • Any prizes/awards already received
  • A personal statementof up to 250 words stating why the applicant wishes to undertake the course and significance of receiving funding from BHS/JBA
  • Two references, preferbly at least one from an academic.

A leaflet explaining more about the scheme plus some comments from the 2018 recipients about why they chose their course is attached here.