Master’s Scholarships for Tanzanian citizens to study in Any subject offered by University of Edinburgh, UK 2012
Study Subject(s):Courses offered by the University
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
-The scholarships will be awarded to Tanzanian citizens who are normally resident in Tanzania, and who are accepted for admission on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Master’s programme of study at the University of Edinburgh.
– Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Tanzanian citizens
Scholarship Description: The Julius Nyerere Scholarship was set up in 2009 in memory of Mwalimu Julius Nyerere who led Tanganyika to independence in 1961 and became the first prime minister and later president of Tanzania. Nyerere received a scholarship in 1949 to attend the University of Edinburgh where he obtained a Masters of Arts degree that saw him study courses in English, Political Economy, Social Anthropology, British History, Economic History, Constitutional Law, and Moral Philosophy. The Julius Nyerere Master’s Scholarships will cover the full overseas tuition fee, living costs of £10,000, and a return flight from Tanzania to the UK. The scholarships will be tenable for one academic year.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: 2 April 2012