University of Warwick is inviting application for PAIS Departmental scholarships for students commencing MA/Diploma study in 2015-16. Scholarships are open for UK/EU and overseas students. Total 15 awards are available and each award covers o 50% of tuition fees. The award will automatically be deducted from the winners’ tuition fees.
Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Warwick.
Scholarships are available for pursuing MA/Diploma programmes at University of Warwick.
What does it cover?
-Total offer is of 50% of tuition fees each are available for students commencing MA/Diploma study in 2015-16. The award will automatically be deducted from the winners’ tuition fees.
The awards will be allocated as follows:
-Seven full-time Home/EU scholarships. These will be awarded to candidates from the UK and European Union who will undertake a full-time PAIS MA or Diploma programme commencing in October 2015.
-Six full-time Overseas scholarships. These will be awarded to candidates from outside the EU who will undertake a full-time PAIS MA or Diploma programme commencing in October 2015.
-Two part-time scholarships. This will be awarded to a candidate who will undertake a part-time PAIS MA or Diploma programme commencing in October 2015 or to a current PAIS MA or Diploma student entering year 2 in 2015. This award is aimed in particular at mature British students; however, the competition is also open to EU students or Overseas students eligible for part-time study. Please note that pending satisfactory academic progress, the award will be renewed for the successful candidates’ second year of study.
Each application will be judged on the following merits:
-Outstanding academic performance
-Outstanding case for support
-Interesting and relevant individual attributes (eg, background, relevant work experience, extracurricular activities, etc)
-Quality of the application statement–is it concise, well-articulated, engaging, etc
-Please note that this is not a needs-based scholarship, so your financial situation will not be taken into account.
Successful applicants will be notified of applications within six weeks of the closing date. If you have not received the results of your application within seven weeks of the closing date, you may assume your application was not successful.
The mode of applying is electronically. The primary factor determining an application’s success is the strength of the case for support. This case for support should demonstrate why you fit the above criteria as well as reflect your motivations for choosing to do a postgraduate degree in your specialization. Your case for support should be no more than 800 words in length and should differ from the statement of purpose submitted with your application to the university.