Master’s Scholarships in Arts for Afghanistan Students to study in UK funded by Open Society Foundations/ University of York 2012
Scholarship Provider: Open Society Foundations/ University of York
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
be nationals of, and normally resident in Afghanistan during the academic year in which they apply for the award:
-applicants who are temporarily out of the country (for a total period of less than three consecutive months) may be treated as being resident;
-already hold (or expect to hold by the time of taking up the award) a relevant first degree with good grades or have a proven record of exceptional professional experience;
-display intellectual ability and leadership potential;
-have passed an appropriate English language test by the time of taking up the award;
– have a dedication to return to their home country at the end of their scholarship period to continue their studies/ work there.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Afghanistan
Scholarship Description: The Open Society Foundations/ University of York Awards aim to provide opportunities for independent postgraduate study in the United Kingdom for individuals who have demonstrated academic and/or professional excellence and the potential to become leaders, decision-makers and opinion formers in their own country. Subject to satisfactory progress, the scholarships lead to a Master of Arts award. The Scholarships will enable suitably qualified individuals and/or young professionals to pursue the following taught postgraduate program at the University: MA Post–War Recovery Studies. Each award will provide for payment of academic tuition fees, examination fees, a monthly stipend for living expenses sufficient for a single individual, and other agreed allowances including one return economy airfare.
How to Apply: Email, Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: February 20, 2012