Wellcome Trust Masters Award (History of Medicine) – now closed.

The Centre for History in Public Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) invites applications for nomination for the annual Master’s award in the History of Medicine.

The MSc award is open to a student accepted for the MSc Public Health, MSc Public Health for Development, MSc Nutrition for Global Health and MSc Health Policy, Planning & Financing who agrees to follow an ‘historical pathway’ through the MSc. This means taking the History & Health module and writing a dissertation on a historical subject for their Masters dissertation.

Funding and Eligibility

The award will provide full tuition fees at UK/EU rate and a living allowance.

Criteria for the Award

Preference for the award will be given to a student who can demonstrate initial training or a proven interest in history. Social Science experience is also an advantage.

How to Apply

Students wishing to be considered for this award should see the further details on the LSHTM website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/funding/mschistorystudentshipmsc.html

The closing date for applications is Monday, 4th April 2016.