Full-fee Scholarships for African Students at Loughborough University UK 2014/2015

Scholarship Name: Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships: Full-fee Scholarships

Brief description

Every year Loughborough University UK offers Full Tuition fee Graduate School Development Trust scholarship for African students. Application for 2014/2015

Accepted Subject Areas?

Masters Taught Courses offered at Loughborough University

About Scholarship

Towards the end of each year, Loughborough University, UK announce its full-fee scholarships for international full-time taught postgraduate students who are currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa. The Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships covers 100% of the course fees for your chosen postgraduate taught course for one year (replacing any Departmental or Loughborough University scholarships or bursaries you may already have been awarded).Loughborough University UK

Scholarship Offered Since:  Not Specified

Selection Criteria

For 2014 entry the scholarship application procedure is an open competition. Students may only apply for the scholarship after an offer for a place has been made. Students who are in possession of an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on a postgraduate taught course can apply for the scholarship using the application form which will be provided from the link below.

Who is qualified to apply?

The selection panel will use the following eligibility criteria when assessing applications:

  • Currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa
  • Evidence of exceptional academic achievement (normally a 1st Class Honours Degree)
  • Commitment to return to their home country on completion of postgraduate programme
  • Evidence of the ability and commitment to making a significant contribution to their home country on their return
  • Full understanding of the costs involved in coming to study and live in the UK
  • Evidence of strong motivation and initiative to secure funds to cover the remainder of the costs involved

How Many Scholarships are available? The University will award a limited number of scholarships

What are the benefits?

The scholarship will cover 100% of the course fees. Students will be expected to fund their travel and maintenance costs through other sources.

How long will sponsorship last?

Financial award will last for the full duration of the postgraduate taught degree programme

Eligible African Countries

All African Countries

To be taken at (country): Loughborough University UK

Application Deadline

The deadline for applications will be provided on the link below but typically around 30th April 2014

Offered annually? Yes

How to Apply

Africa Scholarship – Application form (MS Word)

Visit scholarship webpage for details

Sponsors

The scholarships are being funded through a combination of generous external funding and Loughborough University funds UK.

Important Notes:

  • Note that scholarship applications will not be considered unless the applicant is holding an offer or a place at the time of submission (this offer may be conditional or unconditional).
  • Do not submit your scholarship application until you have received your offer letter.
  • Applications will be initially shortlisted and the final decision on the awards will be made by a selection panel of senior staff of the University.
  • All those applying will be notified of the outcome of their application by email by the end of May at the latest.

Comments

  1. Amanuel Ayde says

    to get place offer for master degree application in Loughborough University how could I find the application form and the address to apply (for place offer)

  2. says

    i am a final year student @ufs and only sturding this semester and would like to enroll for disastor management or sustainable environmentall management next year so am desperately looking for a scholarship. i am from Lesotho

  3. says

    Gud day sir, pls i am a fresh graduate from Obafemi Awolowo University, ile-ife, nigeria wishing to have my masters abroad on a scholaership scale. pls i do not understand how to hold an offer or a place (conditional/unconditional) to enable me apply for this scholarship. pls kindly help me.
    salis kolawole +2348032467356
    thanks

  4. Rangongo Paul says

    Hi… I would like to apply for a Phd space at your university in order to secure the scholarship. I have Masters in educational leadership from South africa

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  6. Wudassie says

    i wld like to take part on your program because i am living in Ethiopia were a lot effort for its change is required. hope to receive your offer

  7. says

    I would like to get this full scholarship scheme.I would use the skills and knowledge I will from Msc environmental and sustainable development to manage Uganda natural resources and gear its economic growth in a sustainable and equitable manner.

  8. Shamsudeen muhammad says

    Please help me am shamsudeen muhammad from nigerian in west africa. I have a diploma in computer studies with upper credit and advance certificate in Biomedical engineering with dictintion.i dream i study in abroad may be that is it, pls help me, how can you get the form for that sholarship am very interesting candidate,and how can you apply for it,please help. My phone number is +2348038723459 and +2348095992973 or via my email: Muhammadshamsu99@yahoo.com THANKS YOU

  9. Samuel Uzoh says

    Hi, I am really interested in furthering my studies in the UK.I graduated cum laude probatus from Pontifical Urban University,Rome,Italy bagging a Bachelor degree in Philosophy(B.Phil).I am Nigerian and a Christian with a vision of pursuing my career in the academia.With your support,I will better my self and the world. You may contact me in this line-o7035041475

  10. Ernest TEye says

    Dear sir,
    i wil be comleting my first degree in june this year and i wish to further todo my masters with scholarship abroad,pls how can i apply for the scholarships published .

  11. Chidi kennedy says

    I am a university undergraduate from Nigeria. Am studying mathematics and wish to further abroad on scholarship bases. Please i need guideline so that i will be into it. Here is my phone number 08132100073 or via kennedychidi@gmail.com thanks for your concern

  12. says

    HI am really in need of this scholarship, i solicite this because, my family does not have adequate means to sponsor as mush as I wish.I do not want to just end my life like that in the quarte.I WANT TO STUDY MUSH AND HELP MY COUNTRY SOME DAY AND ABOVE ALL I DO NOT WANT TO DISAPPOINT MY POOR MOTHER WHO COUNTS SO MUCH ON ME.SO IF YOU CAN HELP ME PLEAS DO IT.

  13. eddison kizito says

    i rely pray for the opportunity and kindly requesting for the offer.am undergraduate from uganda!

  14. Hilde Hikuama says

    Hi I am really in need of this scholarship to study master in statistics at University of Gaborone Botswana, Namibia

  15. Waswa Marvin says

    Am really poor and a total orphan student,who has just completed form six and i wish to continue with my studies if am given the opportunity at this university, majoring in computer science.i will be so happy if you put me under your consideration and becoming part of this community,thank you.

  16. says

    Iam Francis Umeohia from Nigeria i wish to have scholarship and fanicial aid in nursing, am undergraduate student that need help and want to prove my career for my poor mum and poor people around me.please help me a poor girl,how to apply and how to get the scholarship with my email” franciscaumeohia@yahoo.com or my number 08+03494284 .thanks

  17. says

    Hi am samuel , I am study aviation , mechanical maintenance in Khartoum- Sudan before. am very poor financially I can't able to finish the it.please I really looking for this chance if you can help please I need to apply this is my E-mail:samuelgracely@yahoo.com.

  18. Abu Olusola Alademomi says

    What a good package for African students by men of vision! I will be grateful if i become one of the beneficiaries and i promise to engage the skills and knowledge acquired through the programme for good changes and development in the forestry and agricultural sectors of Nigeria. Iam interested in furthering my career in agroforestry system. God bless Nigeria and U.K.

    • says

      Good day, am very happy about this information as regards the international scholarship master program, I want to formally and officially place a notification that I am keenly interested in securing a scholarship opportunity to enable facilitate my master program, I am a graduate of Economics and Education from Obafemi Awolowo University, ile-ife, Nigeria, I graduated with a CGPA of 4.04 points (Second class upper division). I will be very grateful to have my application favourably considered for the master program in the field of Economics.
      Hoping to hear from you soonest.
      Thanks
      Salis, Kolawole Yusuf.

  19. Frank Muzumara says

    Am a grade 12 school lever with good results but I have no one to take me for university. Frank ,zambia ,lusaka ,kabwata site and service ,nzou street ,house #365

  20. says

    Gud day, I'm happy to hear of this wonderful offer. I'm a first class graduate of mathematics from the university of ilorin, Nigeria…please ao do ℓ̊ apply for admission in order to be a beneficiary of the scholarship

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