The University of East Anglia is offering one Lord Walston Postgraduate Scholarship in Agriculture and Rural Development, Environment and International Development, Climate Change and International Development. The selection criterion is academic excellence. The applicants must be African students who are working in natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource) and must be proficient in English. The scholarship covers full Fees and Maintenance (living expenses). All eligible candidates to whom the School has made an offer are automatically considered for nomination by 31 March 2017.
Study Subject(s): The scholarship is provided in MA Agriculture and Rural Development, the MSc Environment and International Development or the MSc Climate Change and International Development.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree level.
Scholarship Provider: University of East Anglia
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: For applicants from Africa who are working in natural resource based projects.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The level of competition for most of the awards mentioned here is extremely high and candidates are usually assessed on past, and potential, academic performance. If applicants will require a grant in order to undertake their studies, their application should be made as early in the year as possible. Applications received after March cannot be considered for most scholarships.
Number of awards offered: One Lord Walston Scholarship may be available.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? The scholarship covers Full Fees and Maintenance (living expenses).
Selection Criteria: On the basis of academic excellence, for applicants from Africa who are working in natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource).
Notification: Successful applicants will be contacted by the admissions department.
How to Apply: All eligible candidates to whom the School have made an offer are automatically considered for nomination.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application closing date is March 31, 2017.