LSTM is inviting applications from medical doctors (MBBS or equivalent) from developing countries, who have at least two years clinical working experience specialising in the field of Paediatrics and applying for the MSc Tropical Paediatrics (MTP) at LSTM.
Application Deadline: Thomas Mark scholarship application forms will be sent only to applicants holding a conditional offer for the MTP. Applications for the MTP are accepted all year round, however, candidates wishing to apply for the Thomas Mark scholarship must apply for the MTP by midnight 30th November 2016 and return their scholarship application form by midnight 31st December 2016.
Eligible Countries: Developing Countries
To be taken at (country): Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), Liverpool (UK)
Eligible Field of Study: MSc in Tropical Paediatrics
About the Award: LSTM’s MSc in Tropical Paediatrics produces graduates who are experienced, committed, informed, proactive and capable of taking substantial and leading professional roles.
Eligibility: To be considered for one of the scholarships, applicants must be:
- A national of a developing country
- Working currently in a developing country and planning to return to work in a developing country upon completion of the programme.
Selection Criteria: Applicants are required to demonstrate a strong interest in research, evidenced by published papers and conference presentations.
Value of Scholarship: The scholarship will cover tuition fees, flights, accommodation, and a living allowance.
Duration of Scholarship: 1 year
How to Apply: Eligible students offered a conditional place on a course will automatically be sent a scholarship application form.
Award Provider: Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine