OS Dissertation Programme

You could receive up to £1,000 in sponsorship to support your dissertation.

We’ve sponsored over 100 students from more than 25 universities in Great Britain, since we started the OS Dissertation Programme in 2001.

Supporting your research

We’ll give you up to £1,000 once you’ve completed your dissertation, to go towards the cost of your research.

You’ll also get lots of support from us while you’re doing your project. We’ll work with you to produce good quality research and valuable outcomes, and you can use OS data where needed and if it’s available. You’ll get a dedicated OS supervisor who can help you – alongside your own university supervisor.

Who we’re looking for

We’re looking for graduate or third-year undergraduate students who are doing research that matches our interests. If your ideas are similar, and we have an in-house expert to supervise your subject area, we could sponsor and support you. Take a look at some of our research topics.

Apply for the Programme

Tell us your project ideas and we will be in touch to discuss how your course needs relate to our research ideas. Or if you’d like to find out more about our Dissertation Programme, drop us a message.


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