Susan Hunter Postgraduate Scholarship in Material Culture now taking applications

Susan Moylett - BA (2015), MSc (2016)
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 13:00

The Susan Hunter Postgraduate Scholarship in Material Culture. 

The Department of Anthropology welcomes applications for the Susan Hunter Postgraduate Scholarship in Material Culture.

This Postgraduate Scholarship will support an incoming MA student commencing study in the Department of Anthropology from the beginning of the 2021/22 academic year. The scholarship is worth €2000.

How to apply:

Interested applicants are invited to submit their application to anthropology.office@mu.ie with the following details: name and contact details, educational qualifications to date and a 500-word statement on their proposed research topic and its place within the theory and practice of material culture studies. Please note that to take up this scholarship, applicants must also apply to enter the MA programme in the Anthropology Department through the university PAC system 

Deadline for applications is 30th June 2021.

The Department wishes to acknowledge with proud and grateful thanks, MU alumna - and past student of ours - Susan Moylett who has worked with the MU Foundation to help ensure students interested in understanding our material world have the same opportunity she did. She says “I know the financial pressures that come with a Master’s, and I really wanted to give something back and to make that experience a bit easier for someone else.”

Read Susan's full story here