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Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships for South African Students in UK, 2015-2016

University of Oxford is inviting applications for Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships. The studentships are available for pursuing full-time graduate degree at University of Oxford. The studentships are open for the students who have previously studied at South African universities. The studentships are awarded on the basis of academic merit. Scholarship provides a grant for living costs for the full duration of applicants fee liability for the agreed course. The application deadline is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on your course.

Study Subject(s):The studentships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Oxford.
Course Level: The studentships are available for pursuing full-time graduate degree level at University of Oxford.
Scholarship Provider:  University of Oxford, UK
Award can be taken at: UK

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Eligibility:
-Applicants should be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford and must have previously studied at a South African university.
-financial aid positions will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
-Please ensure that you meet the selection criteria for your course (see the Courses page for more information).
-This scholarship is not open to candidates applying for postgraduate certificate or postgraduate diploma courses, part-time courses or non-matriculated courses. This scholarship is also not open to applications from candidates who hold deferred offers to start in 2015-16.
-If your scholarship is offered for a course lasting more than one year, the continuation of your scholarship each year is subject to an annual renewal process based upon satisfactory academic progress.

Open for International Students: The students of South Africa can apply for these endowments.

Description: The Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships support students who have previously studied at South African universities. Harry Frederick Oppenheimer was a noted South African businessman, philanthropist and opponent of apartheid. In 1993 he endowed the Oppenheimer Fund at the University of Oxford. The sponsorship will provide a grant for living costs (at least £13,863). Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.

Number of award(s): 2 opportunities are offered.

Duration of award(s): Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.

What does it cover? The sponsorship will provide a grant for living costs (at least £13,863). Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course.

Selection criteria: financial aid positions will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Notification: Decisions are expected to be made around May 2015.

How to Apply: There is no separate application process for this application : in order to be considered, you must submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course (9 January 2015 for Medical Sciences, Philosophy, Politics & International Relations and Computer Science; 23 January 2015 for all other subjects). If you do not apply as detailed above by the deadline, you will not be considered for this application .

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on your course.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application