Sunday, 2 July 2017

IOE Centenary Masters Scholarships

Brief description:
For 2017/18, IOE is offering Centenary Masters Scholarships for students who plan to work either in their home country, or another, to improve the circumstances of disadvantaged, excluded or underachieving citizens.
Host Institution(s):
Institute of Education, University College London in UK
Field(s) of study:
Full-time Master’s Degree programmes offered at UCL Institute of Education
Please note that online courses are not eligible for these scholarships.
Number of Scholarships:
Not specified
Target group:
Students from low or lower-middle income country
Scholarship value/inclusions:
Scholarships will cover full tuition fees and 1-year accommodation at International Students House. Please note that these scholarships do not cover subsistence in London.
Eligibility:
Candidates should:
  • • Be citizens and residents of a low or lower-middle income country (as per World Bankwebsite).
  • • Have an offer to study a full time masters degree in London at the UCL Institute of Education (October 2017 start).
  • • Not have studied or lived in the UK before.
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
Students who have received an offer to study at the UCL Institute of Education, will receive an email with a copy of the application form.  The deadline to apply for these scholarships is Monday, 10 April 2017 (23:59 London time).
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/about/global-engagement/scholarships-funding

UWE Millennium Scholarship for International Students

Brief description:
The University of the West of England, Bristol offers the Millennium Scholarship to international students who will be required to undertake an internship working within the International Office or other departments, and will also be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of the course.
Host Institution(s):
University of the West of England, UK
Level/Field of study:
Any Postgraduate Programme offered at the University except MBABPTCLPCGDLMSc Robotics, PhD‘s and continuing professional development courses
Number of Scholarships:
1 for September 2017 start
Target group:
Students classed as overseas for fees purposes
Scholarship value/duration:
Full tuition fees for one academic year
Eligibility:
To be eligible for the scholarship:
• Have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree
• Hold an unconditional offer or a conditional offer where IELTS or equivalent English language is the only condition
• Be a new student to UWE Bristol with no previous UK study
• Be classed as overseas for fees purposes
• Not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award
•  Provide official transcripts at the time of application
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
You must have received an offer for a Master’s Programme at UWE in order to apply for this scholarship. Students can apply via their UWE Welcome portal by completing the scholarship task. Deadline is 30 April 2017 for September 2017 start.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Related Scholarships: List of London Scholarships for International Students

Commonwealth Online Global Health Scholarships at University of Edinburgh

Brief description:
The University’s Global Health Academy has been awarded 10 fully funded studentships across six online Masters programmes within the domain of Global Health.
Host Institution(s):
University of Edinburgh, UK
Level/Fields of study:
  • • MSc Clinical Education
  • • MSc Family Medicine
  • • MSc Global Challenges
  • • MSc Global eHealth
  • • MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • • eMPH Public Health
Number of Awards:
10
Target group:
Citizens of and resident in one of the following developing Commonwealth countries:
Bangladesh, Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
Scholarship value/inclusions:
The scholarship includes full tuition fee and resources to enhance student participation, access and research skills. This includes participation in a summer school; contribution towards student costs of internet access & printing (journal articles, etc); and a contribution to MSc project costs (materials, travel, etc).
Eligibility:
The scholarships will be awarded to a candidate who is accepted for admission on to an eligible programme and who are candidates who are citizens of and resident in one of the developing Commonwealth countries (see above).
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
Applicants who are eligible for these scholarships should apply for one of the six eligible programmes in the first instance and notify the programme director of their intention to apply for the scholarship. The programme director will then give you further information on how to apply. The closing date for scholarship applications is 12 May 2017 at 2359 hours BST.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding/postgraduate/e-learning/commglobalhealth

Future Leaders of Sustainability Masters Distinction Scholarship at University of Exeter

Brief description:
The College of Life and Environmental Sciences is delighted to offer the prestigious Future Leaders of Sustainability Masters Distinction Scholarship to an exceptional student who accepts a place to study on eligible degrees, enrolling in 2017.
Host Institution(s):
Science Policy Research Unit at University of Sussex, United Kingdom
Level/Field(s) of study:
Number of Scholarships:
1
Target group:
Non-EU/UK students
Scholarship value/duration:
The Scholarship comprises an award of £10,000, plus a tuition fee waiver.
Eligibility:
It is offered to residents from outside the UK/EU and will be awarded to an outstanding applicant who shows potential to be a global sustainability leader.
The University is seeking to support individuals with a passion for their chosen field of study and an ambition to use their knowledge, training and skills to effect and ultimately lead progressive change.
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
To apply for this scholarship, you must be holding an offer from the College of Life and Environmental Sciences on one of the eligible courses (see above).  You must submit the online application form by 30 April 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/money/fundingsearch/awarddetails/?id=2466

University of Bradford Global Development Scholarships

Brief description:
The University of Bradford Global Development Scholarships (formerly known as Countries in Crisis Scholarships) are intended to aid students in financial hardship due to the fact that they are domiciled in a country that is in crisis as a result of the political situation, war, natural disaster etc.
Host Institution(s):
University of Bradford, United Kingdom
Field(s) of study:
Any full-time Master’s Programme (except MBA) offered at University of Bradford
Target group:
Students from the following list of countries are invited to apply for these scholarships. However in extreme circumstances applications from students from other countries will be considered by the panel.
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Burundi, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Congo (Peoples Republic), Congo, Democratic Republic, Djibouti, Timor Leste (East Timor), Egypt, United Arab Republic of Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Cote D’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Kenya, Korea (North), Democratic Peoples Republic of Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar – Malagasy Republic, Malawi, Maldive Islands, Mauritania, Mozambique, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine -West Bank – Gaza Strip inc E Jerusa, Russian Federation, Sierra Leone, Somali Democratic Republic, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tanzania, United Republic of Uganda, Yemen, Republic of, Zambia, Zimbabwe
*Students from Pakistan will be considered under the Bestway Foundation Scholarship Scheme.
Scholarship value/inclusions:
Each scholarship is worth approximately £25,000. The scholarship will cover full tuition fees and accommodation in The Green plus £4,200 per annum living costs to be paid in three instalments – October, January and April.
Eligibility:
To be considered for a place on one of the Master’s courses, you will need to have achieved (or be about to achieve) the minimum level of degree qualification specified for your country (see official website).
You will also need to meet the University’s English Language requirements.  You must now already have the required English qualifications to be able to study your chosen course, the University will not be able to consider your application unless you meet these requirements.
Application instructions:
Applications are currently closed.
You no longer need to have secured an offer to study at Bradford before you apply for this scholarship. However you must already have completed your undergraduate degree and know your results to be able to apply.  Please apply for the scholarship before applying for a place on a course if you will be reliant upon the scholarship to cover your fees and living expenses. To apply, you must submit the online application form by 15 May 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.bradford.ac.uk/fees-and-financial-support/university-scholarships-and-support/info/global-development-scholarship-2017-18

Future Global Leaders Scholarship at Coventry University

Brief description:
Chosen by the University of Coventry’s Deputy Vice Chancellor (International Development), Professor David Pilsbury, the successful recipients of the Global Leaders Scholarship will be awarded to three aspirational international students who can demonstrate their drive and ambition to become international global leaders of the future.
Host Institution(s):
Coventry University, UK
Level/Field of study:
Number of Awards:
3
Target group:
International students
Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:
Each award is worth up to £10,000.  Continuing funding over years 2 and 3 is possible but is subject to students passing each year with a minimum average grade of 55% and the attendance legally required to satisfy visa requirements
Eligibility:
In order to be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
  • • Be an international fee paying and self-funded student
  • • Have been offered a place to study at one of Coventry University’s full-time undergraduate courses
  • • Hold at least two of three A-levels at grade A (or hold equivalent qualifications).
  • • Submit a scholarship application including a statement of support which should not exceed 500 words prior to the application deadline of 30 June 2017.
  • • Your statement of support should state succinctly the outstanding leadership skills that you have demonstrated prior to study in addition to how you will use the knowledge gained from your chosen degree programme to become a future global leader.
Application instructions:
Before you apply for this scholarship you must have completed an application for a September 2017 course. The scholarship application form will require you to provide your Application ID. You must submit a scholarship application including a statement of support which should not exceed 500 words prior to the application deadline of 30 June 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/international-students-hub/new-students/international-scholarships-and-discounts/international-scholarships/apply-for-a-scholarship-/future-global-leaders-scholarship/

INTO International Foundation Scholarships at University of East Anglia

Brief description:
The Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship programme offers fee waivers for a variety of postgraduate students who have shown outstanding international or national achievements.
Host Institution(s):
London South Bank University in United Kingdom
Level/Field(s) of study:
Part-time or full-time Postgraduate Degree programmes offered at the University
Number of Scholarships:
Not specified
Target group:
EU and international students
Scholarship value/inclusions:
Fee waiver, not exceeding £8,000 in total. Courses taken across more than one year will be paid on a pro-rata basis, with the total amount not exceeding £8,000.
Eligibility:
You must be an EU or international student and must hold a conditional or unconditional offer for one of LSBU’s postgraduate programmes to be considered for the scholarship.
Minimum selection criteria: A first-class honours undergraduate degree (or international equivalent), plus evidence of key academic, professional and practical achievements. Achievements should be at national or international level and demonstrate local impact.
Application instructions:
You can apply online via email after you firmly accept your unconditional or conditional offer to study at LSBU. You are advised to apply for admissions at LSBU as soon as possible to ensure you have been made an offer and have time to complete your scholarship application.  The application deadline for September 2017 entry is 30 June 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.lsbu.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/scholarships/vice-chancellor-scholarship