2013 Santander Group funded Scholarships for Masters Students from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Germany, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Uruguay, Venezuela, UK and USA at University of Oxford in UK
Study Subject(s): All subjects
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing Masters degree level (except BCL, MJur, MBA, EMBA, MFE).
Scholarship Provider: Santander Group
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility:-Applicants who are resident in non-EEA countries should be intending to return to their country of ordinary residence on completion of their studies. -Candidates must be applying to start a full-time one-year Master’s course (only degree bearing courses), with the exception of BCL, MJur, MBA, EMBA, MFE, PGCE. Deferred students are not eligible. -Please ensure you meet the requirements for entry to your course, including English language requirements. -Deferred students are not eligible. -Your first or any earlier degree must be from a university in the Santander Universities Network. -Santander Graduate Awards are made on the basis of academic excellence.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Argentina, Brazil, Chile ,China, Colombia, Germany, Mexico Peru, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Uruguay,Venezuela,UK and USA can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Since 1997, Santander Universities has been the focus of Santander’s corporate social responsibility activities. Between 1996 and 2011, Santander has channelled over £500 million into sponsorship of academic, research and technological projects in support of higher education. Oxford is one of the nearly 1,000 universities that collaborate with the Santander Universities Global Division. In addition to the Santander Graduate Awards, Santander also funds academic travel grants, which are open to Oxford graduate students.
Number of awards offered: 12 Santander Graduate Awards are available to support candidates applying for a full-time one-year Master’s degree (except BCL, MJur, MBA, EMBA, MFE), and will last one year.
Duration of award: Scholarship is offered for one year.
What does it cover? The value of the award is £5,000. The award is tenable for one year only.Some awards may be offered in conjunction with the Clarendon Fund Scholarship and therefore would be part of a fully funded scholarship package. This would apply if you are successful in being nominated through the selection process for the Clarendon Fund.If Spanish, Portuguese, British or German candidates are nominated forResearch Council Studentships and meet the criteria for the Santander Graduate Awards, this would be part of a scholarship package. This would apply if your course is eligible for the Research Council Studentship, that you apply for this funding and you are awarded this studentship. For full information about Research Council Studentships, applicants should contact their department.The Santander Graduate Award can be held in conjunction with other awards.
Notification: Successful candidates will be notified by email in early May. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact unsuccessful applicants individually or provide feedback on applications.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Application Deadline 2 (4 January 2013 for Medical Sciences, Philosophy Politics and International Relations; 18 January 2013 for all other subjects)