King’s College London is awarding a scholarship for US students applying to study a full-time postgraduate master’s programme at King’s in 2015/16. Applicants must be permanent residents of the USA at the time of application and be domiciled within the USA for the last 3 years for purposes other than education. It offers a $2,000 (USD) scholarship to the applicants. This scholarship will be awarded based on academic excellence, achievement and potential. The application deadline is 31 March 2015.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in all subjects offered by the university.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for postgraduate master’s programme.
Scholarship Provider: King’s College London
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
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-Be due to commence a full-time postgraduate master’s programme at King’s College London in the 2015/16 academic year;
-Be permanent residents of the USA at the time of application and be domiciled within the USA for the last 3 years, for purposes other than education;
-Be liable to pay tuition fees at the international/overseas (higher) rate;
-Complete and submit the required application documentation by the stated funding deadline;
-Fulfill the relevant entry requirements set by King’s College London.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of USA are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: King’s is pleased to be able to offer a $2,000 (USD) scholarship to US students applying to study a full-time postgraduate master’s programme at King’s in 2015/16. This scholarship will be awarded based on academic excellence, achievement and potential.
Number of award(s): One scholarship is offered to the student.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? King’s College London offers a $2,000 (USD) scholarship.
Selection Criteria: Application will be judged against the following criteria:
-Academic merit / degree qualifications;
-Professional qualifications achieved, where relevant;
-Strength of personal statement;
-Your future plans, and what you plan to do with the postgraduate taught degree;
-Confirmation of other funds sought/secured, whether from other scholarships or family/self-funds. Note that preference may be given to you if you have already secured some ‘partial’ funding from alternative sources towards the cost of the postgraduate taught degree programme;
-Preference may be given to you if you have not previously undertaken a postgraduate degree programme.
Notification: All results will be announced via email in the first instance. If applicants are deemed ineligible they will be informed within three weeks from the Scholarship application deadline. If you are deemed eligible for the scholarship you will be informed about the outcome of your application towards mid/end of May 2015.
How to Apply: To be considered for the award, applicants must, by the application deadline of 17:00 GMT, 31st March 2015:
-Have submitted a complete online admissions application for a postgraduate Masters programme at King’s College London.
-Admissions applications must be ‘complete’ in order for an application to be considered for funding, and
-for an admissions application to be deemed ‘complete’ it must contain all the relevant supporting documentation, such as references, transcripts, and English language scores. It will be the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all supporting materials are submitted to the College by the funding deadline. AND
-Submit a Graduate School PGT online funding form. Note that this online funding application form should only be completed once an admissions application has been submitted to the College. As part of the Graduate School PGT online funding form, applicants will be asked to provide:
– Personal details i.e. name, admissions ID/reference number, date of birth and email address
– Previous qualifications
– English language proficiency
– Details about the postgraduate taught (PGT) programme
– A personal statement
– Confirmation that they are seeking / have secured funds to cover any remaining fees/costs not covered by the Graduate School awards.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 March 2015.