Hatfield Lioness Scholarship at Durham University in 2024


Durham University, renowned for its academic excellence, offers a unique opportunity for aspiring female postgraduates from developing countries through the Hatfield Lioness Scholarship.

Established in 2018 during the 30th-anniversary celebration of women at Hatfield College, this scholarship reflects the university’s commitment to fostering global education and diversity.


The Hatfield Lioness Scholarship aims to empower women from countries with limited access to higher education. It seeks not just to provide educational opportunities but also to cultivate ambassadors who will leverage their enhanced skills for societal benefit upon returning home.

Hatfield Lioness Scholarship Funding Details

The Hatfield Lioness scholarship 2024 batch comprehensively covers:

Full tuition fees.

Living expenses stipend
Return economy airfare
Self-catered accommodation at Hatfield College
Settling-in allowance, UK visa fees, and health surcharge


What’s Required to Apply for this Scholarship?

Academic Requirement: Applicants must hold an unconditional offer for a master’s program at Durham University by June 2024.
Financial Need: The scholarship targets those without other funding sources for their postgraduate studies.
Gender and Nationality: The scholarship is exclusively for females from specified developing countries, including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, and many others.
Program Restrictions: It covers all full-time taught Master’s programs except MBA, PhD, and research master’s.

How to Apply for Hatfield Lioness Scholarship?

Academic Application: Reference your intention to apply for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarship in your master’s program application.
Scholarship Application: Complete the scholarship application form once available.
Supporting Documents: Submit documents including the offer letter, academic transcript, and English language qualification to [email protected].

Application Deadline

Applications close on 31st March 2024, with outcomes announced by mid-June. For more details, reach out via email at [email protected].


The Hatfield Lioness Scholarship is more than a financial grant; it is a gateway to knowledge, growth, and future opportunities for women determined to make a difference in their communities. Durham University invites eligible and ambitious women to seize this chance to transform their lives and those around them through education.