UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW AFRICAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
For September 2020 entry the University of Glasgow is offering 8 scholarships worth the full tuition fee for one of over 100 one-year Masters programmes to academically excellent students from Africa. This scholarship is open to applicants from Africa applying to all on-campus Masters programmes. Applicants must:
be resident in Africa at time of applying
have completed a first degree in Africa
hold a conditional or unconditional offer of a place for a full-time postgraduate taught programme
demonstrate academic excellence and achieve grades equivalent to a degree equivalent to a UK 1st Class Hons
To apply for this scholarship, please submit a 500 word personal statement to firstname.lastname@example.org by 01 April 2020 here https://www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/universityofglasgowafricanexcellencefeewaiver/#.
Your personal statement must include:
your full name, applicant number and clearly state that you are applying for the University of Glasgow African Excellence Fee Waiver
why you have selected the programme at the University of Glasgow
why you merit the funded place (e.g academic/personal achievement)
how you will benefit from it (e.g. employment prospects, financial relief, etc).
Successful candidates will be advised of the outcome by 30 April 2020. You need to hold a conditional or unconditional offer for an eligible programme to be considered for this scholarship, by applying to admission to the University of Glasgow, https://www.gla.ac.uk/.