Presently, Statistics scholarships are offered for both international and domestic students to taste the quality education in their native country or abroad. Statistics can be defined as collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation of numerical data. A statistician can opt for various fields like econometrician, biostatistician, research analyst, biometrician, epidemiologist etc. Below are some of the Statistics scholarships available for international and national students who want to pursue higher education in the same field.
MSc Social Research Methods and Statistics Scholarship
Social Statistics scholarships are available for the students to pursue postgraduate degree. Candidates must have 2:1 or above (or overseas equivalent) in a Social Science subject (or closely related field). Scholarships are available for 12 months full-time or 24 months part-time. All applications and supporting documents must be received by 3 March 2014.
EPSRC Doctoral Training Account (DTA) studentships
These studentships cover academic fees at the Home/EU rate for EU citizens. For UK citizens who are ordinarily resident, a tax-free stipend is provided (in 2013-14 this is £13,726 plus an enhancement of £3,000, equivalent to a salary of nearly £21,000 under standard tax rates). The application deadline is 13 January 2014.
LSE PhD Studentships
The School is offering 59 full studentships for new PhD students. The studentships cover fees and living expenses of £18,000 each year for four years. Studentships will be awarded on academic merit and research potential. The deadline for applications is 24 February 2014 and 28 April 2014.
Southampton Statistics Scholarships
University of Southampton is funding statistics scholarships for undergraduate students. Each scholarship amounts £1000. Candidates must have grade at A-level or equivalent and will be awarded to any full-time international (non UK/EU) student who has accepted the University of Southampton as their firm acceptance through UCAS. Applications for UK or EU will start from 1 September 2013 and will end on January 15, 2014. The deadline for applications for international student is 30 June 2014.
Marshall Statistics Scholarships
Statistics scholarships are available for the period of one or two years. Scholarship awards are based on merit following a fair and transparent selection process. The Marshall Commission seeks and recruits students from all backgrounds. The 2015 Application will be available in late spring 2014.
Frost Statistics Scholarship Programme
Statistics scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and potential. 100% of university and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £13,726). Scholarships are made for the full duration of a student’s fee liability for the agreed course. Applications should be submitted till January 24, 2014.
University of Oxford Statistics Scholarships
A number of EPSRC awards for Doctoral study are expected to be available for students starting in October 2014. Candidates must be resident in the UK for the past three years. The closing date for completed applications including references is 24 January 2014.
The Andrew Jennings Statistics Scholarship
Imperial College is funding Msc Scholarship in Statistics. The statistics scholarship offers £2,000 towards maintenance costs and is open to both full-time and part-time applicants. There is one award available for 2014-15. Scholarship is open for all home/UK and EU applicants. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2014.
Organ Statistics Scholarships
Organ statistics scholarships are provided to study undergraduate degree at Cambridge University. The Organ Scholar receives a small financial award each year (£450 per year). Applicants for an Organ Scholarship must complete a Cambridge Online Preliminary Applications, as well as a UCAS application. The deadline for entry in 2015 and deferred entry in 2016 is 1 September 2014.
Massey University Statistics Scholarship
Massey University is offering Statistics scholarships for the students who are enrolled for full time. The value of the statistics scholarship will normally be $1,000 tenable for one year, but on occasion this may be split between two equally deserving candidates. Applications will close on November 30, 2014.
Bartlett and Buckley Scholarships
The Statistics scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of academic excellence, as evidenced by the applicant’s school study record including examination results from the last year at secondary school. Financial need will also be a consideration. The Statistics scholarship shall have a value of up to $1,500 and will be paid in one lump sum in the year of tenure will be tenable for one year. Last date of submitting applications is January 31, 2014.
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