The Anglo-Danish Society

Welcome to the Anglo-Danish Society

The Anglo-Danish Society organises a lively programme of cultural and social events in the UK - mostly with privileged access and a connection to Denmark - for Brits and Danes to enjoy each other’s culture and company. 

We welcome applications for membership and you can download a Membership Application Form here.

The Society grants scholarships for the purpose of post-graduate studies or research. Each year awards are made to 6-8 students for study in the other country.

Awards are not limited to any specific subject with the exception of an award sponsored by the Ove Arup Foundation for a student working in the field of the “Built Environment”.

The Society enjoys the patronage of Her Majesty the Queen and Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark. HRH The Duchess of Gloucester is the Protector of the Scholarship Programme.

It also has the active support of the Royal Danish Embassy and a number of Danish and British companies. Reg. Charity No.: 313202.




Wednesday 4 December 2019

We are delighted to announce that our Patron, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe ll of Denmark will join us as our Guest of Honour at the forthcoming celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the Anglo-Danish Society Scholarship Programme. 

The evening will include a fabulous Black Tie dinner with a champagne reception, delicious food and outstanding music and entertainment in the splendid surroundings of Drapers' Hall in the heart of the City of London.

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Next Event: St Hans Bonfire Evening at the Danish Church 22 June 2019 @ 6pm

The night when the Danish Church in Regent's Park, and the whole of Denmark, embrace pre-Christian roots and celebrate with a brief service, and concert, singing, thought provoking speech by Danish Radio and TV Correspondent Bjarne Nørum.

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Our Patrons

The next Scholarship Application Round will be for postgraduate studies during the academic year Oct 2020-July 2021. See Announcement & Criteria here.

An application form will be available to download in October 2019.

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View previous A-DS Scholarship Recipients and Ove Arup Scholars

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