The British Federation of Women Graduates invites applications for its fellowships and scholarships. Awards are given annually to women in their third year of doctoral studies based on evidence of academic excellence.

Applicants must be postgraduate students who commenced their doctoral studies between 1 September 2010 and 31 October 2011, and must be registered at a university in England, Wales or Scotland.

Approximately five or six awards are usually given each year. The average amount is £3,000. There is a £20 administration fee.

Closing date: 22 March 2013

See http://bfwg.org.uk/bfwg6/index.php/scholarships for full details and how to apply.