African Graduate Scholarship 2019/2020 for African Students to Study at University College London

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The University College London has opened applications for its African Graduate Scholarship, open to African nationals currently residing in an African nation.

Application Deadline: 29th April, 2019

Eligible Countries: African countries

To Be Taken At (Country): UK

About the Award: The scholarships 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 Scholarship is a one-off award for the academic year September-September to study at the UCL Institute for Global Health.

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Type: Masters

Eligibility: Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • The candidate must be an African national and a permanent resident of an African nation at the time of application.
  • 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.

Value of Award:

  • The amount awarded will be dependent on the individual candidate. Payment of the Scholarship is made in the form of a deduction from tuition fees and accommodation expenses at the start of the academic session; and by cheques at regular intervals throughout the academic year to pay for food, transport and daily expenses.
  • If you advise potential sponsorship organisations of your scholarship application it may assist you in obtaining further funding from them.

Duration of Award: One-off

How to Apply: 

  • 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. Click this link to apply to the MSc.
  • African Graduate Scholarship Application Form (word doc)
  • Please see the guidelines and application procedures (Link in Program Webpage below).

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

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