The School of Life & Health Sciences is offering 10 scholarships
to students from Africa and South America
. Scholarships are supported by the Ferguson Foundation which is dedicated to improving educational opportunities for students who would not otherwise be able to consider study in the UK.
The scholarships are available to students applying to on campus programmes offered in the School of Life & Health Sciences.
The Ferguson Scholarships apply to the following programmes:
If successful, you will receive a scholarship of approximately £12,000 towards the cost of your MSc course fees. You will have to contribute £3,000 (approx) towards your MSc tuition fees.
How to apply
The deadline for applications to the scholarship is Friday 31st May 2013; therefore you must submit an application for one of the above programmes prior to this date. We take two weeks to process applications.
To be considered for the scholarship, you must:
Be a National from an African or South American country and submit a concise 1,000-1,500 word essay explaining why you feel you deserve the scholarship, how you hope to benefit from the opportunity and the contribution you hope to make in your home country as a result of the skills you will acquire on your chosen programme of study.
You must also be in receipt of an offer for one of the above programmes prior to applying for the scholarship.
Please then email the essay to email@example.com and include your full name and student number.