The University of Sheffield has a strong commitment to International Development. Building on this commitment the University, in collaboration with the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust and the Sheffield Institute for International Development, is able to offer 10 scholarships (over 3 years) targeted at international students from developing countries for a number of courses that are affiliated with the Sheffield Institute for International Development.
Eligible African Countries: Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Field of Study: Interested candidate must hold an offer for one of the following courses to study at the University of Sheffield:
* MA Cities and Global Development
* MA International Development
* MSc in Environmental Change and International Development
* MPH in International Development
* MSc in International Social Change and Policy
* MA Global and Political Economy
* MA International Politics
* MA in Social Research
* You must be classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes.
* You must be self-funded to receive this award, i.e. not funded by a research council, government, private enterprise, charity or any similar organization.
* This scholarship cannot be awarded in conjunction with any other funding awards, either from the University of Sheffield or external sources.
* Your mode of attendance must be full time.
* You must begin your studies at the University of Sheffield. This scholarship cannot be deferred.
* Receipt of the scholarship is subject to successfully meeting any condition(s) attached to your offer before the deadline provided by the Admissions Service.
* Receipt of the scholarship is subject to successfully receiving a visa to study at the University in September.
Number of Scholarships: four (4)
Value of Scholarship: There are four scholarships available to academically strong individuals from developing countries. Each scholarship offers the following:
* A full tuition fee waiver
* Maintenance for University accommodation and a monthly stipend
Duration of Scholarship: for the period of study
How to Apply: Visit link below.