The Abraaj Scholarship is available to study at a Master’s level for two years at the Royal College of Art in London. Every year, for a period of five years, a cohort of five outstanding scholars will be selected for the scholarship. To be awarded a Scholarship, candidates must demonstrate the potential to change the way people think and behave, and in doing so share the values of Abraaj in working for the betterment of the life and culture of their home countries. The priority application deadline is 13 January 2017.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in all subjects offered at Royal College of Art in London.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree programme at the Royal College of Art in London.
Scholarship Provider: Abraaj Group
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Candidates from the 23 countries in which the Abraaj Group operates UAE; Turkey; Mexico; Singapore; Algeria; Brunei; Colombia; Egypt; Ghana; India; Indonesia; Kazakhstan; Kenya, Malaysia; Morocco; Nigeria; Pakistan; Peru; Philippines; Saudi Arabia; South Africa; Thailand; and Tunisia.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students from UAE, Turkey, Mexico, Singapore, Algeria, Brunei, Colombia, Egypt, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Malaysia, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, South Africa,Thailand and Tunisia can apply for this Abraaj scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Abraaj Group is recognised as a leading investor in growth markets with a long-standing track record of engaging with stakeholders. Consistent with its desire to be fully integrated in the markets in which it operates, Abraaj is delighted to expand its support of emerging creative talent around the world by working closely with the Royal College of Art in establishing this Scholarsh
Number of award(s): A cohort of five outstanding scholars will be selected for the scholarship.
Duration of award(s): Scholarship is awarded every year, for a period of five years.
What does it cover? The Abraaj Scholarship will cover full international tuition fees to study at a Master’s level for two years at the Royal College of Art in London. A significant contribution towards living costs will also be provided.
Selection Criteria: To be awarded a Scholarship, candidates must demonstrate the potential to change the way people think and behave, and in doing so share the values of Abraaj in working for the betterment of the life and culture of their home countries.
Notification: If applicants have not been invited to make an application by May 2017 they should assume they have not been successful.
How to Apply: All applications are to be submitted via the RCA Online Applications website. Students should apply directly to the College and follow the standard MA Application Process. The College will have absolute discretion on whether or not to provide a conditional acceptance. Applicants from all eligible countries will be automatically considered for the scholarship and a shortlist will be invited to make an application.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The priority application deadline is 13 January 2017.