The mission of the R&A Ransome Scholarship (formerly Dr. Ernest L. Ransome III Scholarship) is to enrich the experience of deserving postgraduate students by affording them the opportunity to attend the University of St Andrews in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. Ransome Scholarships are available to graduate students entering a one-year taught postgraduate course (MLitt, MRes, MSc). Other postgraduate courses are not eligible for this scholarship.
The Ransome Trust provides scholarship support for:
- full tuition fees for the year of study
- accommodation fees to cover residential university costs, and comparable fees to contribute towards private residential costs
- a fixed book allowance
- a fixed travel allowance, determined by area of residence in the United States