Graduate Scholarship, Lifetime Fellowship

The Thouron Award,

A graduate exchange program between the United Kingdom and the University of Pennsylvania offers a life-changing opportunity for exceptional students. It provides generous scholarships for postgraduate study abroad, and recipients will be welcomed into a diverse and stimulating community of international scholars and Thouron alumni. Explore how to apply for a graduate scholarship from the U.K. or from Penn.

Featured Alumni

What's New horn

2022 Scholars Named


  • Will ChanPhysics and Astronomy PhD
  • Rory WealMS Social Policy
  • Matthew Timmons-BrownMS Robotics
  • Hazel KerrPeriodontology Graduate Dental Program
  • Grace TierneyEnglish MA
  • Caitlin EvansEnglish MA
  • Mariam JafferMaster of Public Health
  • Constance MuttockMS Social Policy
  • Alexa Bish-JonesLarge Animal Internship: New Bolton Centre


  • Lawrence PhillipsCambridge, MPhil in History and Philosophy of Science
  • Anjali MahajanOxford, MPhil in Comparative Social Policy
  • Michael JohnUniversity College London; MA in Race, Ethnicity and Postcolonial Studies
  • Mark RinderThe London School of Economics, MSc in Development Studies
  • Andrew OrnerKing's College London, MA in War Studies
  • Trevor NúñezLondon School of Economics, MSc in International Migration and Public Policy
  • Robert NovakUniversity of Cambridge, MPhil in Physics
  • Sabine NixUniversity College London, MSc in Remote Sensing and Environmental Mapping
  • Ayina AnyachebeluUniversity College London, MSc in Geospatial Sciences

What's Next calendar

Application Deadlines for 2022


November 1, 2022


October 15, 2022

Interview Weekend


January 2022London or Virtual


Late January 2022Philadelphia or Virtual

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