Masters Scholarships for Students of Croatia to Study at the University of Cambridge in UK, 2013
Study Subject(s):The scholarship is provided to learn various courses offered by the university.
Course Level:This scholarship is for pursuing Masters level.
Scholarship Provider: British Embassy in Zagreb, the Cambridge Overseas Trust and the Open Society Institute.
Scholarship can be taken at: UK.
Eligibility:-Only Croatian citizens are eligible for the scholarship.
-The award is targeted at students who meet the Chevening criteria of academic excellence, high motivation and potential leadership qualities, and who can fulfil the rigorous admission criteria of the University of Cambridge.
-Any Masters or one-year taught postgraduate course at the University of Cambridge will be eligible.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Croatia can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The British Government’s Chevening scholarship programme started in 1983 with the aim of becoming a prestigious programme attracting those with the greatest potential to be future leaders. In Croatia the scholarship programme started in 1993 and since then more than 300 Croatian scholars have studied at the most prestigious British universities on full scholarships. Since 1996 a jointly-funded scholarship programme (funded by the British Embassy in Zagreb, the Cambridge Overseas Trust and the Open Society Institute) has allowed 30 Croatian scholars to study various subjects at the University of Cambridge.
Number of awards offered: 30 scholarships are offered. Tenure of award: It is applicable for one year.
Value: Each scholarship will cover the tuition fee and approved College fee in Cambridge, and a stipend for the duration of the course that is sufficient for a single person. The scholarship may also include other expenses such as return travel to/from the UK.
Other Benefits: Not Known
Selection criteria:Applicants should demonstrate leadership potential, and require financial assistance to study at the University of Cambridge.
Notification: Successful candidates will be notified by June 2013 and will need to fulfil any outstanding conditions of their admission to the University (such as proof of English language skills) before applying for their student visa.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 4 December 2012.