Applications are invited for new masters excellence scholarship which supports Home and EU students for the academic year 2015-16. University of Essex is offering a scholarship worth 25 per cent of candidates tuition fee on a taught Masters course, if applicants achieve a first class degree that has been awarded by a UK university. Applicants who have firmly accepted an offer of a place by 31 August 2015, and met the academic conditions of entry, will automatically be considered for these scholarships.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Essex.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Essex.
Scholarship Provider: University of Essex, UK
-These scholarships are restricted to full-time applicants who are Home and EU fee payers and are entirely self-funded.
-They are not available to part-time students, or those who are fully or partly sponsored.
-Students must have been awarded a first class honours bachelor’s degree from a UK university.
-Eligible courses are those which are full-time Taught Masters programmes leading to the degree of MA, MSc, LLM, MFA and MAPH.
-The scholarship is offered in the form of a reduction on the annual tuition fee for the first year of full-time study only.
-Only one scholarship award can be made per student and the award cannot normally be held in conjunction with other University of Essex scholarships. Holders of any award which involves the payment of tuition fees by a third party are not eligible as they are not self-funding the whole tuition fee.
-These scholarships do not apply to deferred entry. Where a student, to whom a scholarship has been offered, requests deferred entry, the award will be considered again in line with the terms and conditions that apply in the new proposed year of entry.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Home/EU students can apply for these scholarships.
Masters Excellence Scholarship
Our new Masters Excellence Scholarship supports Home and EU students who are funding their own studies at the University of Essex. We are offering a scholarship worth 25 per cent of your tuition fee on a taught Masters course, if you achieve a first class degree that has been awarded by a UK university. This scholarship scheme is for students seeking to join our University in October 2015. Awards will be made on the basis of grades obtained in your first degree, so all applications for relevant courses will automatically be considered. The scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and is available for students on postgraduate taught courses (excluding MBA). All our relevant course applications, received by the given deadline, will automatically be considered for this scholarship and a fee discount applied to all who meet our grade requirements.
Number of award(s): Only one scholarship award can be made per student and the award cannot normally be held in conjunction with other University of Essex scholarships.
What does it cover? Scholarship worth 25 per cent of applicant’s tuition fee on a taught Masters course, if applicants achieve a first class degree that has been awarded by a UK university.
Selection criteria: Awards will be made on the basis of grades obtained in candidates first degree, so all applications for relevant courses will automatically be considered.
Notification: Successful applicants will be informed, in writing, by the end of October 2015 of any award to be offered.
How to Apply: All academic applications will automatically be considered. There are no additional application requirements.
This opportunity has expired. It was originally published here: