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Birkbeck / International Student House Scholarship for Developing Countries 2017/2018

 The Birkbeck / International Student House Scholarship will take the form of one year free accommodation at International Students House, in a single room.

Application Deadline:  19th June 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: Developing Countries

To be taken at (country): Birkbeck University of London, UK

Offered Since: 2016

Type: Postgraduate

Eligibility: 

  • Students should be from a developing or emerging country and intending to return on completion of their studies.
  • Students must hold an unconditional offer for a full-time course at Birkbeck.
  • Preference will be given to postgraduate students.
  • Preference will be given to students that are studying a course that will provide skills to assist in the development of their home country.
  • Students must have a good proven academic record, with every prospect of success in their study and future careers.
  • Preference will be given to students who would otherwise be unable to study/finish their study for financial reasons.
  • Students must have a full tuition only scholarship in place from Birkbeck or a recognised organisation. Please note that students whose scholarship includes living cost expenses are ineligible.

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: Successful applicants will be awarded with free accommodation at International Students House, in a single room.

Duration of Scholarship:  one year

How to Apply: To apply for the scholarship please email [email protected] by 19th June 2017, specifying how you meet the criteria for the scholarship. The email subject should be “Birkbeck/ISH full scholarship application”.

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Award Provider: Birkbeck University of London

Important Notes: It is possible to apply for the Birkbeck/ISH scholarship at the same time as applying for a nominated room. Please indicate in your scholarship application, if you are also applying for a nominated room in our partner halls of residence.