Interantional Development Scholarship for Select African Countries at University of East London, UK 2013
University of East London (UEL) UK in association with International Students House is offering the International Development Scholarship for Candidates from Developing Countries to study for Masters in NGO and Development Management Programme 2013
Accepted Subject Areas?
MSc NGO and Development Management Programme
The International Development Scholarship in association with International Students House (ISH) is a combined tuition fee, residential and maintenance scholarship offered to an international student from a developing country, who intends to make a positive contribution to the development of their home country as a result of completing the MSc NGO and Development Management Programme, who would otherwise be unable to pursue the Programme for financial reasons.
The Scholarship will be offered annually and is the product of a partnership between International Students House, one of London’s largest residences for International Students, and the University of East London, a global learning community with over 28,000 students from over 120 countries world-wide.
Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified
Scholarship Type: Masters Scholarship for Developing countries
Eligibility and Selection Criterai
Applications will be assessed according to merit and financial need by a selected panel at the University of East London and International Students House. The panel may request to interview applicants over the telephone. Candidates who are selected for interview will be notified of this by telephone and email.
The panel will make their final selections by marking the quality of the application and interview (where applicable), the preparedness for the high quality study in the discipline area, the articulation of how the Scholarship will contribute to the applicant’s study goals, personal development and long term career gains in making a positive contribution to the development of their home country.
Who is qualified to apply?
To be eligible for the International Development Scholarship, applicants must:
First apply online for the MSc NGO and Development programme. The application will be assessed and if you are successful, the International admissions office will send you an International offer letter at UEL
- Be from on the African countries mentioned below
- Intend to return to your home country on completion of the course in order to put your studies into practice
- Be able to demonstrate that you would otherwise be unable to pursue the course for financial reasons
What are the benefits?
The Scholarship will include the following:
- Return flights (Booked by UEL)
- Tuition Fees
- Accommodation*: Single room accommodation at ISH
- Food*: 2 or 3 meals a day at ISH, the remaining meals covered by subsistence
- Subsistence(including travel)*: £450 per month
*For up to 12 months
How long will sponsorship last? For the duration of Masters programme
Eligible African Countries
The students of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Burundi and Somalia
can apply for this scholarship
To be taken at (country): University of East London UK
The deadline to submit your application and testimonial is Friday 1 July 2013. Applications will not be accepted after this date.
Offered annually? Yes
How to Apply
Applicants must hold an offer for the MSc NGO and Development Management Programme before applying for this scholarship.
In addition to submitting an online application, you are required to email a supporting testimonial/ reference from a previous employer or academic tutor demonstrating that you meet the criteria, including financial status. This should be submitted by email to [email protected] after you have submitted the online application.
How can I get more information?
If you need more Information about this scholarship, kindly visit the Scholarship Webpage
University of East London (UEL) in association with International Students House