Bobby Jones Fellowship

Application Deadline: December 7, 2017

Open to: Seniors; current Emory graduate students
Award type:
Area(s) of study: Divinity, International Relations, Philosophy, and Neuroscience
Award criteria: academic achievement
Award provides: One year of graduate study, including tuition waiver and living stipend, at the University of St Andrews in Scotland
Open to international students: Yes

 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Have earned a Bachelor’s degree by Fall 2018
  •  Be prepared to undertake a one-year residential Master’s program in the School of Divinity, the School of International Relations, Philosophy, or Neuroscience.

The Bobby Jones, Jr. Fellowship honors the late Robert T. Jones, Jr., an internationally renowned golfer, Emory alumnus, and extraordinary human being.  The award provides one year of graduate study to an Emory University student (in any school) who has excelled academically and who will benefit from graduate academic experience at the University of St Andrews.  The selection committee seeks highly motivated individuals with records of academic and intellectual excellence and academic interests that may be pursued through the offerings at St Andrews.  Current and former Robert T. Jones, Jr. Scholarship recipients are not eligible for this fellowship.

Application components:

  • Application form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Résumé or CV
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Official Transcript(s)

If you are interested in applying, download the application procedures.

Make an appointment with a NS&FP advisor to discuss your eligibility and competiteveness. After you have met with a NS&FP advisor, download the application.