March 7, 2016

Westminster UK African Education Scholarship for Masters Students from Africa

African Education Scholarship

Course(s) Offered: Education
Course Level: Graduate (Masters)
Provider: University of Westminster
Country to Study in: UK

Scholarship Description
The University of Westminster offers International Scholarships for the study of full-time Masters degree. The Africa Education scholarship is intended to benefit an education professional involved in higher education in sub-Saharan Africa.

These generous awards are aimed at fully funding you if you are from a developing country and will study a full-time Masters degree at the University.

Particular preference will be given to you if you can demonstrate how the knowledge you acquire from your studies will aid the development of your own country.

Africa Education scholarship

Eligibility
You must be from sub-Saharan Africa.

You must hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree at the University.

Selection Criteria:
Equivalent to a UK First Class Honours degree, financial need and development potential.

Eligible groups
Citizens of African countries

Participating Institutions
University of Westminster, UK

Fields of study
All courses offered at the University

Number of awards
One scholarship will be awarded

Sponsorship duration
For the duration of the masters degree programme

Scholarship benefits
The value of the scholarship covers:
  • Full tuition fee award, 
  • accommodation at International Students House, 
  • living expenses and 
  • flights to and from London
Method of Application
International undergraduate and postgraduate scholarship applicants must send their application to the University of Westminster by post. Due to the volume of applications the school receives it cannot accept any applications via email. You can download the application forms from the University of Westminster website, and submit same before the deadline date below.

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the application is received before the deadline date. Due to the university's very tight timescales it cannot accept applications which are received late or with a postmark of the deadline date.

It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) find out more about the application process, and to access the application form.

DEADLINES:
All applications must be submitted to the university on or before 03 May 2016

PLEASE NOTE:
University of Westminster cannot accept applications which are received late or with a postmark of the deadline date.

You will be required to formally accept the scholarship and its conditions by signing the contract that is sent with your awarding letter. During and after your period of study you may be asked to participate in promotional activities for the University. This may include receptions and social events, testimonial or publicity articles or even assisting with activities in your home country.

The University of Westminster UK is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. Its antecedent institution, the Royal Polytechnic, was founded in 1838 and was the first polytechnic to open in England.

Application Deadline: 3 May 2016
Open to International Applicants: No (ONLY Africans)

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