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UCL IGH African graduate funding opportunities in UK, 2015-2016

UCL Institute for Global Health is offering African graduate funding opportunities to study MSc Global Health and Development programme at UCL. The grant is a one-off award for the academic year September-September. The scheme offers a substantial scholarship towards UCL tuition fees, accommodation and some living costs. The candidate must also be able to provide evidence that he/she has secured other sources of funding for travelling to and from the UK. The application deadline is 8th May 2015.

Study Subject(s): The studentships are awarded for studying MSc Global Health and Development programme at the UCL Institute for Global Health.
Course Level: The studentships are available to pursue a full-time postgraduate (MSc) programme at the UCL Institute for Global Health.
Scholarship Provider: University College London (UCL) co-funded by CP Charitable Trust, Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust and International Student House
Award can be taken at: UK

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Eligibility:
The candidate must be an African national and a permanent resident of an African nation at the time of application.
-The candidate must have made an application and been accepted to UCL to study for a full-time postgraduate programme at the Institute for Global Health for the coming academic year.
-The scheme offers a substantial scholarship towards UCL tuition fees, accommodation and some living costs. The candidate must also be able to provide evidence that he/she has secured other sources of funding for travelling to and from the UK.

Open for International Students: University College LondonStudents from Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, 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 the opportunity s.

Description: The grants exist to support African nationals with a high-quality academic and professional background who would not be able to study at UCL without financial assistance. The grant is a one-off award for the academic year September-September to study at the UCL Institute for Global Health.

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): The grant is a one-off award for the academic year September-September to study at the UCL Institute for Global Health.

What does it cover? The scheme offers a substantial scholarship towards UCL tuition fees, accommodation and some living costs. The amount awarded will be dependent on the individual candidate. Payment of The grant is made in the form of a deduction from tuition fees and accommodation expenses at the start of the academic session; and by cheques in regular intervals throughout the academic year to pay for food, transport and daily expenses. If you advise potential sponsorship organisations of your application it may assist you in obtaining further funding from them.

Selection Criteria: award is awarded to students with a high-quality academic and professional background who would not be able to study at UCL without financial assistance.

Notification: The committee aims to contact provisional successful candidates by email and post within 4 weeks of the deadline.

How to Apply: Once candidates have been accepted in the IGH Postgraduate programme and obtained an unconditional offer letter, candidates are required to complete a application form. Candidates are required to submit their completed application forms with the required documents to the IGH scholarship committee via post or email. If submitting your application by email please complete the form on-line in its original format and email it back to the administrator together with the CV, letters, and certificates as one single document. Please do not submit individual scanned pages of the application form unless there is a particular page that requires a signature.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is 8th May 2015.

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