The Eldon Law Scholarship is a two year scholarship awarded annually to students intending to follow a career at the Bar.

Applicants must be matriculated members of the University of Oxford and have been placed in either the First Class of the BA in Law or in Law Studies in Europe or have been awarded a Distinction in the degree of BCL (Bachelor of Civil Law) or the MJur (Magister Juris).

Applications for the 2019 scholarship are now open. The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday, November 6th .  

Please see the poster (link on the right of this page) for the full eligibility criteria.

If you would like any further information, or to request an application form, please email the Secretary to the Eldon Scholarship Committee, Zoe Campbell ( 

Read about the history of the award and see a list of previous Eldon Scholars.