Course(s) Offered: Accounting, Finance
Course Level: Graduate (masters)
Provider: Karen Napier Charity
Country to Study in: UK (Scotland)
The Karen Napier Charity and the University of Stirling Management School jointly offer the Karen Napier Scholarships for MSc students in memory of Karen, who was a graduate of the MSc in Investment Analysis at University of Stirling.
Each Karen Napier Scholarship will meet the course tuition fees and maintenance for a specified number of students. In addition, the Accounting and Finance Division will meet the remainder of the programme fees in the event that a Scholarship is awarded to an overseas fee paying applicant.
The Management School is committed to investing in academically talented students, enabling them to further their education with a globally recognised qualification in the MSc Investment Analysis on offer at the University of Stirling.
Applicants may be of any nationality and must hold or expect to obtain an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on the full time MSc in Investment Analysis for entry in September 2017.
Applications may be submitted for the Scholarships along with the programme application, but only those who obtain a place on the course will be eligible for the Scholarship competition
This Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the strength of the personal statement.
Citizens of ANY country in the world
Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Fields of study
Full time Masters (MSc) programme in Investment Analysis
Number of awards
Two awards are available for granting in 2017/18
Applies to the whole duration of the programme
The award will cover the programme fees at the Home/EU rate and also offer £3,500 toward maintenance. In the event that a Scholarship is awarded to an overseas fee paying applicant, the balance will be paid up by the Accounting and Finance Division. The value is £18,100 for oversea students; and £11,250 for Home/EU students
Method of Application
Applications may be submitted for the Scholarships along with the course programme application, but only those obtaining a place on the course will be entered into the Scholarship competition. Complete the Scholarship Application Form, ensuring that all sections are answered legibly, and provide a statement of 500 words on why a scholarship would help you, and what your career or educational aims are for the five year period after you graduate from the Investment Analysis course.
You may download the 2017/18 Application Form here(pdf).
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship
The closing date for receipt of applications for the 2017/18 academic session is 5pm GMT on 31st May 2017
Please note that the Scholarships will be allocated soon after the deadline and therefore if you are applying both for the Scholarships and the Investment Analysis programme close to the deadline, you should ensure that your programme application is complete.
Pay particular attention to the section which requires a handwritten statement of approximately 500 words on why a Scholarship would help you, and what your career or educational aims are for the five year period after you graduate from the Investment Analysis course.
The University of Stirling is a UK research intensive campus university founded by Royal charter in 1967. It is located in the Central Belt of Scotland, built within the walled Airthrey Castle estate. The essence of the University of Stirling is its great people: our graduates, staff and students are helping to shape the world. It's the first genuinely new university in Scotland for over 400 years.
Application Deadline: 31 May 2017
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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