Beit Trust Masters Scholarships for African Students to Study In UK & SA, 2021

Type: Masters

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Eligibility:

  • Applications should be for a one-year taught Master’s Degree (to UK universities); and a two-year taught Master’s in South Africa
  • Only nationals of Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, who are also resident in and intend to return to those countries, are eligible to apply;

Value of Scholarship: 

  • Fees and costs of tuition and related academic expenses are paid by the Trust direct to the universities.
  • Payment of a personal allowance, index linked in accordance with guidance from an independent authority covering maintenance support.
  • Other allowances are paid for arrival, a laptop and printing of a thesis, and return home.
  • Economy Class air passages are provided by the Trust for the initial journey to the place of study, and for the return at the end of the course.
  • No allowances are paid for spouses or other family members.

Duration of Scholarship: Duration of 1 year in UK, and 2 yrs in SA

How To Apply: Click Here To Apply

You will be required to upload the following documents with your application.

  1. A signed Medical Certificate Form from your doctor.  This will need to be completed before you begin the application process below.  Please download the form here: Medical Certificate Form
  2. A certified copy of your offer letter from a Beit Partner University/s (deferral letter if applicable).
  3. Degree results (incl. certificates of importance).
  4. Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  5. A personal statement (no longer than 500 words) to explain in your own words how you think a postgraduate degree will benefit your country and its development.
  6. A clear recent photograph of yourself, not a passport photo, but something that shows you to your best advantage.
  7. A clear copy of your valid passport, showing date of issue and expiry.  Please ensure it is valid for the duration of your proposed studies; and that sufficient blank pages are available to accommodate visa and travel stamp requirements.

Visit The Official Website For More Information

Application Deadline: 

Varies within universities. The absolute deadline for applications to reach the Trust is 12th February 2021

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