Swire Educational Trust opens applications for Masters scholarship at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, This is in partnership with the Swire Educational Trust and the Oxford and Cambridge Society of Kenya, Only eligible persons whom have complied with the stated criteria will be considered for this program
The Swire Educational Trust has a longstanding relationship with St Antony’s College and has over many years funded numerous scholarships for both students and Academic Visitors, as well as until 2014 funding the Swire Fellow Professor Rosemary Foot, now an Emeritus Professor at St Antony’s College.
Course Level: Masters
Eligible Field of Study: Any field
Value of Scholarship: The total value of the scholarship is £30,000 which for most courses will cover University and College fees and a contribution towards living costs.
Eligible Countries: Kenya
Award Provider: Swire Educational Trust, Oxford and Cambridge Society of Kenya, University of Oxford
To be taken at (country): UK
- The scholarships are open to applicants who are citizens of Kenya and who have applied for a one year Master’s degree in any subject offered at St Antony’s College.
- The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both academic merit and potential as well as financial need. Scholars should intend to return to Kenya after completing their Master’s degree, and preference will be given to applicants who have clear ambitions to use their accumulated learning to benefit Kenya.
- Please ensure you meet the requirements for entry to your course, including English language requirements. See the University’s course guide for more information.
How to Apply:
In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must submit your application for graduate study to the University by the January deadline (8 or 19 January 2018 depending on the programme you apply to – please check the University’s guidance on application deadlines) and you must have secured a place on your chosen programme of study by the expected final decision date (16 March 2018).
All eligible applications will be considered and there is no separate application process for this scholarship.
Application Deadline: 8th or 19th January 2018
Successful candidates will be notified by July 2018.