University of Manchester is offering three IDPM Development Leadership Scholarships. Scholarships provide a full tuition fee waiver for on-campus Masters programmes commencing in September 2015, valued at up to £16,000. To be eligible for the scholarships, applicants should already hold an unconditional offer to study on an IDPM Master’s programme and must not have previously studied in a developed country. The closing date for applications for September 2015 is 29 May 2015.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master degree level the Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM).
Scholarship Provider: The Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM) of the University of Manchester
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Eligibility for the award is as follows:
-Applicants should already hold an unconditional offer to study on an IDPM Master’s programme.
-Applicants must not have previously studied in a developed country.
-Applicants must hold a first class honours first degree or equivalent, and an overall score of 6.5 in IELTS (or similar exam), with 6.5 in writing and no other subsections below 6.0.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students of Afghanistan, Guinea-Bissau, Philippines, Angola, Guyana, Rwanda, Armenia, Haiti, Samoa, Bangladesh, Honduras, Sao Tome and Principe, Benin, India, Senegal, Bhutan, Indonesia, Sierra Leone, Bolivia, Kenya, Solomon Islands, Burkina Faso, Kiribati, Somalia, Burundi, Kosovo, South Sudan, Cabo Verde, Kyrgyzstan, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Sudan, Cameroon, Lesotho, Swaziland, Central African Republic, Liberia, Syrian Arab Republic, Chad, Madagascar, Tajikistan, Comoros, Malawi, Tanzania, Congo, Mali, Timor-Leste, Côte d’Ivoire, Mauritania, Togo, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Micronesia, Tokelau, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Moldova, Tuvalu, Djibouti, Mongolia, Uganda, Egypt, Morocco, Ukraine, El Salvador, Mozambique, Uzbekistan, Equatorial Guinea, Myanmar, Vanuatu, Eritrea, Nepal, Vietnam, Ethiopia, Nicaragua, West Bank and Gaza Strip, Gambia, Niger, Yemen, Georgia, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, Guatemala, Papua New Guinea, Guinea and Paraguay can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Institute of Development Policy and Management (IDPM) is a top destination for postgraduate students and offers an array of funding opportunities, including strategic use of our own resources. IDPM is pleased to announce three IDPM Development Leadership Scholarships, providing a full tuition fee waiver for on-campus Masters programmes commencing in September 2015, valued at up to £16,000.
Number of award(s): There are three IDPM Development Leadership Scholarships available.
What does it cover? IDPM is providing a full tuition fee waiver for on-campus Masters programmes commencing in September 2015, valued at up to £16,000.
Notification: Applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application in June 2015.
How to Apply: To apply, applicants should email a 500-word statement, detailing how they will apply their learning to develop a credible career track into development leadership by email to Michael Ruppli: IDPM-MGD-Admissions-at-manchester.ac.uk using the subject line ‘Development Leadership Scholarship Application’ and quoting your University of Manchester ID number.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline for September 2015 is 29 May 2015.