Lancaster University

The Fulbright Lancaster University Award in STEM covers the first year of any master's degree programme offered by the Faculty of Science and Technology.

Located on a beautiful campus in the North West of England, Lancaster University is an internationally highly-ranked leader in the provision of inspiring teaching and research, placing great emphasis on a strong student experience and employability by giving students access to academics who are experts in their field. 

Lancaster is one of only a handful of universities with a collegiate system, which has helped to forge a strong sense of identity, community and loyalty, and continues to be a distinctive feature of student life at Lancaster. Students from more than one hundred countries make up a thriving community based around our nine colleges, creating a culturally diverse campus in a location that boasts the combination of city, coast and countryside. 

Lancaster’s community extends far beyond the campus with research, teaching and student exchange partnerships with leading universities and institutions in 24 countries around the world. 

Lancaster’s journey has been a remarkable one and it is now one of the top universities in the world, with an ambitious strategic plan. 

For a list of supported postgraduate programmes, please visit Lancaster’s Faculty of Science and Technology website, where you will find a full list of STEM programmes supported by this award. 

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £15,609 living stipend
  • $1500 travel stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time).