Africa Masters Scholarship: The Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), University of Leeds, UK, is offering a fees scholarship, to provide a unique opportunity to an African student of outstanding ability, achievement and potential.
The Transport Masters Scholarships for African's will provide 50% of the fees for a student from an African country to undertake a Masters degree programme at ITS, on a one year full-time basis.
The scholarship forms part of the ITS mission to advance the understanding of transport globally via the development of skills and best practice.
It is anticipated that the scholarship recipient will return to their home country after the Masters programme, to apply their new skills to an area of identified need.
Africa Masters Scholarship Eligibility
Africa Masters Scholarship - Value of the scholarship
The scholarship is a 50% fees waiver for 1 academic year, to the value of £7500.
Please note that applicants for this scholarship will automatically also be considered by ITS for the ‘Transport the World’ Masters scholarship
(for international students, £7500 fee waiver) and do not need to complete a separate scholarship application form.
Africa Scholarship Application process
To apply for the scholarship applicants must:
Africa Scholarship Terms and conditions
Preference will be given to applicants who would otherwise be precluded from undertaking a Masters programme; applicants for this scholarship will automatically also be considered for the ‘Transport the World’ scholarship; ITS reserves the right not to make a scholarship award or to offer a fee waiver at a lower amount; the scholarship recipient will be expected support the future development and promotion of the scholarship and ITS, by participating in ITS marketing activities; the academic progress of scholarship recipient will be subject to on-going review - ITS reserves the right to withdraw funding at the end of either semester should academic performance be unsatisfactory;
the scholarship cannot be deferred and will lapse if not taken up in September 2013.
Africa Application Deadline: Early application is encouraged and the deadline for application in full is 13th June.
Shortlisted applicants will be notified by email in July.
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