2015 University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Scholarships for African Medical Students

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Applications are invited for The Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship. One scholarship is available for postgraduate full-time Master’s (one year) study for eligible programmes offered by the University. The scholarship will have a value of £20,600 and will be tenable for one academic year. The scholarship will cover tuition fees of up to £20,600 with any surplus paid as a stipend. The application deadline is 30 June 2015.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for MSc by Research Biomedical Sciences, Research Cardiovascular Biology, Human Anatomy, Research Integrative Neuroscience, MMedSci Medical Sciences, MPH Public Health, Regenerative Medicine: Clinical and Industrial Delivery, Research Reproductive Sciences, Science Communication and Public Engagement.
Course Level:
Scholarships are available to pursue MSc programme.
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: The scholarship will be awarded to an applicant who is accepted for admission on a full-time basis on one of the listed eligible Human Medical programmes.
-Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
-It is hoped that students would wish to return to the Developing World on completion of their studies where their work and furthered medical studies will benefit the area.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Applicants must be nationals of one of the following countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nambia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Republic of Moldova, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship Description:
The scholarship will have a value of £20,600 and will be tenable for one academic year. The scholarship will cover tuition fees of up to £20,600 with any surplus paid as a stipend.

Duration of award(s): The scholarship is tenable for one academic year.

What does it cover? The scholarship will have a value of £20,600 and will be tenable for one academic year. The scholarship will cover tuition fees of up to £20,600 with any surplus paid as a stipend.

Selection criteria: The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the overseas equivalent of a UK first-class honours degree.

Notification: The successful candidate will be announced in July 2015.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30 June 2015.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

 

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