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QUEEN MARY MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP

This Scholarship is for Graduate Study in any subject at either Masters or Doctoral level at Queen Mary and will be for up to two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies). If awarded a Queen Mary Marshall Scholarship candidates would be expected to study at Queen Mary.

The following information is taken from the Queen Mary website:

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the largest Colleges of the internationally renowned University of London and a member of the prestigious Russell Group of 24 leading UK universities. QMUL currently has over 20,000 students, about 35 per cent of which are international students, making QMUL one of the World’s top 20 most diverse student body’s for those looking for a truly international academic experience.

QMUL is ranked in the top 100 in the world in the most recent THE World University Rankings, 16th in the world and 3rd in the UK for in the “most internationalised” universities THE list.  QS World University Rankings by Subject listed 19 QMUL subject areas in the world top 100 including:  English (44) Law (45) History (46). Geography, Linguistics, and Medicine are placed in the top 51-100.  The results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) ranked Queen Mary in the UK’s top 10 for research quality.

Queen Mary is the only College in the University of London to have an integrated teaching, research and residential campus. The main Mile End campus is located between the two financial areas of London – ‘The City’ and Docklands – and a mile west of the London 2012 Olympic park. Studying on campus means that you have all the benefits of a campus community as well as the limitless opportunities of living in London.

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For the Queen Mary website please visit: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/

Queen Mary Marshall Scholars

2014

Dixon Li
US University: Princeton University

Dixon Li

Dixon Li graduated from Princeton University with a degree in English and minors in African-American Studies and American Studies. Interested in overlaps between art, philosophy, and social justice, Dixon is writing a senior thesis on race and the senses. On campus he is involved with the University Art Museum, the University Writing Center, the center for Civic Engagement, and the LGBTQ center. He is studying and MA in Writing in the Modern Age at Queen Mary's of London . He enjoys writing, design, running, cooking, kitsch, and tea.

2013

Victoria Razin
US University: Princeton University

Victoria Razin graduated from Princeton University with a BSE in Electrical Engineering.  She is collaborating with a foundation called Technology Against ALS to develop an affordable communication device for ALS patients. She studied an MSc in Medical Electronics and Physics at Queen Mary's. In 2009, Victoria co-authored Those People: Outsiders Welcomed to Manna on Main Street to tell the heartwarming stories of food pantry clients.  A Coca-Cola Scholar and a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi, she enjoys walking backwards as a university tour guide, singing, juggling, and making people smile.

2012

Garrett Turner
US University: Emory University

A proud native of Florence, AL, Garrett graduated from Emory University in 2011 majoring in Music and Creative Writing. Garrett took on many roles at Emory including singer, actor, dancer, playwright, and spoken word artist. As a Robert Woodruff Scholar and a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow, he served as Musical Director of AHANA A Cappella and had two original plays produced in Atlanta. Upon graduating, Garrett won the Bobby Jones Scholarship to study abroad at the University of St Andrews in 2011-2012. For the first year of his Marshall Scholarship, Garrett studied an MA in Theatre and Performance from Queen Mary, University of London.

2008

Robert Arnold
US University: Ohio University

Robert%20ArnoldRobert Arnold, a Dayton, Ohio native, graduated from Ohio University with a B.A. and M.A. in political science. Robert's research is focused in the areas of comparative political economy and social science methodology. He worked as an intern at the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs and at the United States Congress Joint Economic Committee. A Phi Beta Kappa inductee, Robert has also served as a graduate assistant and tutored elementary school children. He studied an MA in History of Political Thought and Intellectual History at Queen Mary. He also studied Philosophy of Social Science and Political Theory at the London School of Economics in his first year.