Jeroen Ensink was a Senior Lecturer in Public Health Engineering at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and a Programme Director for the MSc Public Health for Development between 2009 and 2015. Following his death on 29 December 2015, LSHTM established a Memorial Fund in his name to support students from sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia who are committed to improving public health in low- or middle- income countries and wish to undertake the MSc Public Health for Development programme.
A full scholarship covers:
full-time overseas tuition fees for 2020-21 (including the mandatory field trip fee);
flights from the student’s home country to the United Kingdom, and return on expiry of the scholarship (to be booked by the Scholarships team in Registry); and
a tax free stipend (living allowance) of GBP 17,175.00.
Applicants who have already submitted a completed 2020-21 London-based MSc Public Health for Development application for study and/or have been made an Offer of Admission for the 2020-21 London-based MSc Public Health for Development programme should apply for the scholarship by completing the scholarship application (Step 2 above) and submitting this by the scholarship deadline.
Applications and all necessary supporting documents must be received by 23:59 (BST) on Sunday 29 March 2020 on https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding/funding-scholarships/2020-21-jeroen-ensink-memorial-fund-scholarship. The successful applicant and short-listed reserve candidates will be notified of the decision by 29 May 2020. Candidates will be notified of the decision by 29 May 2020.