Middlebury

Keasbey Scholarship

Middlebury is eligible to nominate candidates every three years. We expect to nominate candidates for the Fall 2015 application cycle.

PURPOSE
To promote Anglo-American relations; to provide Americans with an opportunity to experience the British educational system.

AWARD
Support for one or two years of study --- a second BA degree and an MPhil or MSt--- at selected British institutions (listed below).  Direct payment to the British institution involved to cover tuition and other fixed charges; a cost-of-living stipend paid to the Scholar to cover board, lodging, and general subsistence; an allowance for travel between the United States and Great Britain. 

NUMBER OFFERED

Middlebury is invited to submit up to two nominations, in a three-year cycle.  

FIELDS OF STUDY
Unspecified; limited only by the offerings at the universities involved.

TENABLE AT

Graduate study or second B.A. at
Oxford (Christ Church, Hertford, New, Trinity, and
University Colleges) 
Cambridge (St. John's, Selwyn, and Trinity Colleges)
(These relate only to residence at Oxford or
Cambridge and do not in any way preclude a scholar
from studying with members of the faculty of other
colleges.)
University of Edinburgh
University College of Wales at Aberystwyth

ELIGIBILITY
Students (February or May) with a 3.7 or higher GPA who are US citizens and unmarried (Keasbey scholarships may not be deferred, and candidates for the Keasbey may not hold another graduate-level scholarship or grant).  The successful candidates will demonstrate academic excellence, active participation in extracurricular activities, leadership abilities, and personal promise.

DEADLINES
Nomination Application deadline is April 15, 2015. Final application deadline is in October.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Submit an application for nomination by April 15. nomination_app_for_british_scholarship.doc

Candidates for nomination will be interviewed in late April. Nominees will prepare applicaiton materials for October fellowship deadline.


CONTACT
Lisa Gates, Dean for Fellowships and Research
Davis Family Library 225G
802-443-3183

For more information on the Keasbey:

Keasbey Scholarship Information Sheet (2012)

http://keasbeyfoundation.org/


Resources for study at the institutions available:

Oxford 
Christ Church College
University College
Trinity College
New College
Hertford College
Cambridge
St. John's College
Selwyn College
Trinity College
University of Edinburgh
University College of Wales at Aberystwyth

Resources for study in Great Britain:

UK College Admissions Service