University of Essex Africa Scholarship… Applications are invited from young Africans for the 2020/2021 University of Essex Africa Scholarship. The University of Essex Africa Scholarship application deadline is 18th September 2020.
If you’re an international student from an African nation and are self-funding your postgraduate studies, you could be eligible for a scholarship of £4,000, paid as a discount on your tuition fee. If you are from any of the following countries, please check the academic requirements below to see if you could be eligible.
UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX AFRICA SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY.
You must meet all of the following conditions.
- be classified as an international student for fee purposes
- be a national of an African nation (defined as a member state of the African Union) and ordinarily resident in an African nation (see the full terms and conditions for definition of “ordinary residence”)
- be entirely self-funding your studies
- be a graduate of any African country, or any of the countries specified above
- be applying for a full-time Masters course starting in 2020-21 (excluding MBA)
- meet the academic criteria in the table below
UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX AFRICA SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS.
- CGPA 3.0/4.0 or above
- CGPA 3/5 or above
Other member states of the African Union
- 2:1 or above (or equivalent as defined by our Postgraduate Admissions selection criteria)
You will also be considered for this award if you are a national of an African nation and you have a degree:
- from a recognised UK university, other than Essex, with a 2:1 or above, or
- from a recognised university with a 2:1 or above (or equivalent as defined by our Postgraduate Admissions selection criteria) or from any of the following countries:
- Hong Kong
HOW TO APPLY FOR UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX AFRICA SCHOLARSHIP.
These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and all academic
applications will automatically be considered.
The University will use official transcripts and certificates, submitted as part of the original
application, as evidence of grades achieved and no alternative supporting evidence will be
Applicants who have firmly accepted an offer of a place by 18th September 2020, and obtain a place on a course at Essex, will be considered for these scholarships. Applications submitted after that date may be considered depending on availability of funds.
Successful applicants will be informed, in writing, at the point that their place at Essex is
confirmed, of any award to be offered.
For more information, visit the University of Essex Africa Scholarship.
Application Deadline: 18th September 2020