Geographical Club Award 2019

Nowadays, most of the student’s facing financial difficulties during their studies. So in order to help such candidates, the Royal Geographical Society has launched the Geographical Club Award programme.

These scholarships are designed for the UK and international students and having the aim to support PhD students undertaking geographical fieldwork or other forms of data collection in the UK or overseas.

The educational programme will provide awards of £1,000 for successful scholars. Check out valuable information about this bursary which is mentioned below.

Eligibility

To be considered for this programme, applicants must currently be enrolled with a UK higher education institution and have not received this support before.

UK and international students are eligible to apply.

How to Apply

Interested applicants can apply for this research programme and send your application for the grant via email to the Society’s Grants Officer (grants@rgs.org) by the deadline.

Your application must contain the following information-

Name, affiliation, full contact details with your email, the year of commencement of the postgraduate course and the intended completion date, title and short abstract of project, aim of the project, a full description of the proposed research, including field site, along with a brief description on the research, details off permissions needed, a risk assessment and safety management plan and details of appropriate ethical approvals, one page summary CV with details of appropriate experience and expertise.  Two referee statement, one should be from the PhD supervisor and one should be independent of the research activities and institution.

Application Deadline: November 23 (each year).

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St Andrews Sanctuary Scholarship in UK, 2020

The University of St Andrews is inviting the UK students to apply for the Sanctuary Scholarship programme in the United Kingdom.

Up to two awards are specifically designed to support undergraduate and postgraduate applicants who are seeking sanctuary at the university.

The educational award will provide an amount of up to £22,000 with tuition and maintenance fees to the eligible aspirants. Time is supposedly valuable so apply as soon as the deadline is almost approaching. Good Luck!!

Eligibility

The bursary is open for the candidates who hold a high school certificate with excellent academic merit. The Sanctuary Scholarship is open to any applicant that has an official Home Office status as one of the following:

  • Asylum Seeker
  • Refugee
  • Humanitarian protection
  • Limited leave to remain
  • Discretionary Leave to remain

How to Apply

This scholarship is available to complete and submit through my application, Scholarships and Funding –  

 After you have applied to a new course, you will be provided with login details for the ‘My application’ portal. If you meet the general criteria you will be given access to the St Andrews Entrant Bursary application form within View my funding applications, you must complete and submit the application before the deadline to be considered for this award. 

Application Deadline: May 31, 2020

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LSBU International Merit Scholarships 2019/20

The London South Bank University is offering the International Merit Scholarship to exceptional international applicants and aims to recognize and reward exceptional talent enabling academically strong candidates to take their studies to the next level.

This educational award is designed to students from all around the world who have enrolled in a full time taught undergraduate degree or taught postgraduate degree programme at the university.

The bursary will provide a fee reduction of up to £4,000 for successful participants. Check out valuable information about this bursary which is mentioned below.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a London South Bank University (LSBU) International Merit Scholarship the Student must:

  • Hold a valid and current offer of a place for a full time taught undergraduate degree or taught postgraduate degree programme beginning in September 2019 or January 2020.
  • Have achieved the Scholarship’s academic pre-requisites in the qualification being considered for entry, according to the Appendix below.
  • Be classified as an overseas student at Enrolment stage. The programme must be a
  • minimum of one year in duration and taught on campus at LSBU.
  • Be a self-funding student who is not in receipt of any other official sponsorship.
  • Pay the required tuition fee deposit by the specified deadline, if applicable.

How to Apply

There is no separate application process for this award. Applicants must receive an offer to enrol in the full-time taught undergraduate degree or taught postgraduate programme at the university. Scholarships will be awarded automatically.

The University has no formal closing dates for receiving applications but you should aim to apply as early as possible.

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Activia Training UK Scholarship, 2020/21

Activia is happy to offer an annual scholarship for college and university students in the UK. In this programme, candidates will able to gain new skills and knowledge in any subject.  

There will be two scholarship awards for £1,000 each year. Enter for your chance to win a scholarship to help finance your studies. Please read carefully about the eligibility criteria for this award before applying for the funding opportunity.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be attending, or have secured a place, on an undergraduate or postgraduate programme at a recognized higher learning institution in the UK
  • At least 16 years of age

You give us permission to publish the following if you are a winner or submit an entry of special merit:

  • Your name
  • Your area of residence (not your full address)
  • Your entry

How to Apply

To apply, please answer ONE of the following questions:

  • Why is learning important to you and how has it impacted your life?
  • Why is having good “people” skills important and how do you use them?
  • Why is having good technical or job-specific skills important and how will this make you more employable?
  • How will this scholarship award help you?
  • Write a short blog article on your selected question (500-1,000 words)
  • Publish the article on your blog (it can be yours or a friend’s). Choose your own title for the article
  •  You must also provide a link* to this page either within the article or at the end of it. Use your own words in and around the link
  •  When you have completed these steps, fill out the application form

Submissions received ON or BEFORE 31st January 2020 will be entered into the January award

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LSBU International Scholarships, UK

London South Bank University is glad to announce a new programme of International Scholarships for high achieving candidates in the session 2019/20.

These awards are open to all international students who have enrolled at LSBU for a full-time undergraduate, postgraduate or PhD programme, starting in September 2019 or January 2020.

The successful participant will get an amount of £1,580 on their tuition fees. Please read carefully about the eligibility criteria for this award before applying for the funding opportunity.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must hold a valid offer of a place at LSBU for a full-time degree programme, starting in September 2019 or January 2020.

  • They must be self-funding and not in receipt of any other official sponsorship. The programme of study must be at least one year in duration.
  • For undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes the tuition fee charged must be £7,500 or more.

How to Apply

There is no separate application process for this award. Applicants must receive an offer to enrol in the full-time degree programme at the university. Scholarships will be awarded automatically.

The University has no formal closing dates for receiving applications but you should aim to apply as early as possible.

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International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship at Edge Hill University

Applications are currently invited from suitably qualified international candidates for International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship at Edge Hill University.

The purpose of the award is to support eligible students in order to pursue an MBA and a postgraduate degree programme at the University.

This bursary will give an amount of £3,800 towards the tuition fee. Check out valuable information about this scholarship which is mentioned below.

Eligibility

To be considered for this grant, applicants must the following criteria:

  • For undertaking an MBA or postgraduate degree program in any field offered by the university
  • Candidates of any nationality are eligible to apply.

How to Apply

There is no formal application for this award. The candidates only have to take admission in a postgraduate degree program at the university. After that, they will be automatically considered for the award when applying for a programme of studies.

Application DeadlineOpen

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UWE Bristol Chancellor’s Postgraduate Scholarship + Internship 2020/21

The University of the West of England Bristol is happy to announce a range of scholarships, one of them is Chancellor’s Scholarship for international postgraduate students.

The recipient of this scholarship will be required to undertake an internship working within the International Office or other departments and will also be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of the course.

Scholars will receive a 50% discount on their tuition fees for one academic year. Please read carefully about the eligibility criteria for this award before applying for the funding opportunity.

Eligibility

  • have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree
  • hold an unconditional offer or a conditional offer where IELTS or equivalent English language is the only condition
  • be a new student to UWE Bristol with no previous UK study
  • be classed as overseas for fees purposes
  • not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award
  • Provide official transcripts at the time of application.

How to Apply

Applicants who have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree will be invited to apply via their UWE Welcome portal by completing the scholarship task.

The application deadline for the January 2020 scholarship is October 31, 2019.

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University of Strathclyde Progression Scholarships 2019

Students are struggling to pay for a graduate degree, and looking for scholarships towards the postgraduate programs? In order to help them, the Strathclyde Business School is offering the Progression Scholarships for the academic year 2019/20.

There is a number of scholarships available to international Strathclyde undergraduate students who are progressing directly to full-time postgraduate taught course study.

Scholars will receive a 10% tuition fee discount for one year during their studies. So take a glance and get more information about this scholarship.

Eligibility

The scholarship is only open to home and international Strathclyde undergraduate students who are progressing directly to full-time postgraduate taught course study.

Students must be self-funding and not in receipt of any other scholarship, discount or funding from another source.

How to Apply

Please complete our Progression Scholarship Form and send to scholarship-admin@strath.ac.uk

The applications deadline for this scholarship is September 30, 2019.

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Saïd Foundation Scholarships Programme 2020/21

The Saïd Foundation is pleased to offer around 30 postgraduate scholarships for talented young people and intends to promote education and development in the Middle East by providing educational and training opportunities.

Their scholarships are fully funded and are primarily offered for one-year postgraduate courses based in the UK. Nationals from Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Palestine are eligible to apply for this excellent opportunity. 

Read the following the conditions of the award carefully in order to become eligible for the endowment. Wish you all the best for your bright future!!

Eligibility

In order to be considered for a Saïd Foundation Scholarship all candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Hold Syrian, Jordanian, Lebanese or Palestinian nationality and must permanently reside in one of these countries. The Foundation will consider Syrians residing elsewhere due to current circumstances in that country.
  • Hold an undergraduate degree that is equivalent to a UK 2.1 degree or higher. Candidates who are in the final year of their undergraduate degree will also be considered.
  • Have work and/or voluntary experience that is relevant to their field of study and a clear career path on completion of their studies and return to their home country or region.
  • Demonstrate leadership potential in their chosen field or sector.
  • Have applied for an eligible course at a Foundation partner university (or have legitimate exceptional reasons for applying for a non-partner university).
  • Meet the Foundation’s English language requirements (IELTS of 6.0 overall with at least 6.0 in each band). Some universities have higher requirements so candidates are expected to meet these requirements too.
  • Upload all required documentation

How to Apply

Candidates apply for a Saïd Foundation Scholarship via our online application form. It will automatically save as you progress through the application so you can save and return to your application at any time before the deadline.

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019.

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Sussex MBA Scholarships 2019/20

Magnify your management and leadership skills by applying for MBA Scholarships. These funding opportunities are offered by the University of Sussex.

The endowments are open to UKEU and international applicants who want to study an MBA degree course at the university. The value of scholarships is up to £1,500 to £5,000 to the successful applicant.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

• hold an offer of a place on the Sussex MBA

• have senior management experience and/or good degree results

How to Apply

You must apply for admission to the Sussex MBA course via the University’s PG Apply online application system for a September start (full-time or part-time). You can only apply for the MBA scholarships once you have been accepted onto the course.

The closing date for this scholarship is September 30, 2019.

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