University of Edinburgh offers 4 distance learning scholarships for pursuing an eligible Global Health Academy MSc programme commencing in 2017-2018. Each distance learning scholarship will have a total value over the duration of the programme of £9,000 which will be deducted from the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 2nd June 2017.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded in one of the following online distance learning Global Health Academy programmes: MSc Biodiversity, Wildlife and Ecosystem Health, MSc Clinical Education, MSc Clinical Management of Pain, MSc Clinical Trials, MSc Global eHealth, MSc Global Health and Infectious Diseases, MSc Global Health and Non Communicable Diseases, MSc International Animal Health, MSc International Animal Welfare, Ethics & Law, LLM Medical Law & Ethics, MSc One Health, MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine, MSc Science Communication and Public Engagement, MSc Translational Medicine and MVetSci Conservation Medicine.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing online distance learning masters degree program at University of Edinburgh.
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
-The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission onto an eligible online distance learning Global Health Academy programme at the University of Edinburgh commencing in 2015-2016.
-Applicants who have already commenced their programme of study on the closing date are not eligible for this scholarship.
-Applicants intending to study an on campus programme of study are not eligible for this scholarship.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Vanuatu, Yemen and Zambia can apply for these distance learning scholarships.
Scholarship Description: The University of Edinburgh will offer 4 Master’s scholarships for eligible distance learning Master’s programmes offered by the University. Each distance learning scholarship will have a total value over the duration of the programme of £9,000 which will be deducted from the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study.
Number of award(s): Up to 4 distance learning scholarships are offered.
Duration of award(s): Scholarships are awarded for duration of the programme.
What does it cover? Each distance learning scholarship will have a total value over the duration of the programme of £9,000 which will be deducted from the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study.
Selection Criteria: The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Notification: A Selection Committee will meet in late June 2015 to select the scholarship holders. All applicants will be notified of the outcome in July 2015.
How to Apply: Applicants for the Distance Learning Scholarship are asked when completing the personal statement of the scholarship application form, to indicate why distance learning suits their particular circumstances making reference to both online learning and distance learning. Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 2nd June 2017.