Thursday, 1 November 2012
Ioma Evans-Pritchard/Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries Students to Study at Oxford University in UK
Study Subject(s): The scholarship is provided to learn African Studies.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing master’s programme.
Scholarship Provider: Oxford University
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: To be eligible for the scholarship candidates must:
• Be nationals of a Commonwealth developing country,* and not at present living or studying in a developed country;
• Have not undertaken studies lasting one year or more in a developed country;
• Be able to confirm in writing that neither they or their families are able to pay for them to study in the UK;
• Be willing to return to their home country as soon as their award comes to an end (the Commonwealth Commission will only consider requests to extend leave to remain in the UK post-award for those wishing to progress from Master’s to PhD study and strict conditions will apply).
Scholarship Open for International Students: Awards are open to students from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, British Virgin Islands, Cameroon, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, Rwanda, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Western Samoa Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Scholarship Description: As part of the development of African and Interdisciplinary Studies, St Anne’s College is offering the Ioma Evans-Pritchard Scholarship in conjunction with the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme and the African Studies Centre. The Scholarship will cover the full university and college fees and a maintenance allowance for a suitably qualified student applying for the MSc African Studies.
What does it cover: The Scholarship will cover the full university and college fees and a maintenance allowance.
Notification: Results will be announced by the end of April 2013.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by email and post.
Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 18 January 2013.
Further Scholarship Information and Application