Undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship 2019/2020 for International Students – UK
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) at University of London offers the Undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship.
Application Deadline: 31st January 2019
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): UK
About the Award: The Undergraduate SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship is designed to inspire excellence in global citizenship, leadership and innovation for prospective students.
Eligibility: Normal entry criteria will apply and a submission of a 500-word essay illustrating “how you have made a positive contribution in your community,” you may wish include photos and/or a video to support you essay.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: Scholars within the programme will benefit from a wide range of academic, financial and personal support including:
- £3,500 cash award per year (three years)
- £500 for a community project of their choosing
- £750 for academic self-development, i.e. taking part or attending academic / professional conference
- Be partnered with an internal and external mentor for support in self-development and project direction.
- There will be other additional benefits for the cohort through coaching, network events and career advice.
Duration of Programme: 3 years
How to Apply:
- The SOAS Global Leadership Scholarship scheme is open to on-time UCAS applicants – those that have applied for an Undergraduate degree to SOAS by 15 January 2019. Please submit your essay online here, you will need your UCAS ID as reference.