The Standard Bank Derek Cooper Africa grant is granted to three exceptional African understudies wishing to attempt a 1 year Masters program at the University of Cambridge.
Application Deadline: seventh December 2016.
Offered yearly? Yes
Qualified Countries: Angola, Botswana, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Inclination will be given to understudies normally inhabitant in Angola, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria and South Africa.
To be taken at (nation): UK
Qualified Fields of Study: Preference will be given to understudies normally inhabitant in the nations above who have been acknowledged to attempt MPhils in Economics, Education, Engineering for Sustainable Development, Finance and Management. Candidates to the MBA and MFin are not qualified.
About the Award: notwithstanding the Mandela Magdalene Scholarship, Three Standard Bank Derek Cooper Africa Scholarships will be granted yearly to African understudies starting a MPhil program, additionally with the point of improving the abilities of oustanding African understudies to empower them to add to the future development of their nations.
The effective applicants will have picked up a First class or High Second class BA respects degree or comparable by 1 October 2017.
Grant holders will be relied upon to come back to their nations to work or study in the wake of finishing their course at Cambridge.
Number of Awardees: 3
Estimation of Scholarship: The Standard Bank Derek Cooper Africa grants are full honors that cover:
College Composition Fee at the abroad rate
Full support concede for a solitary individual
£2,500 travel and settling in remittance
Leased convenience in or close College will regularly be made accessible to a solitary Scholar. The school does not as of now have any family convenience accessible.
Span of Scholarship: Duration of Course
Instructions to Apply: Those wishing to be considered for a Standard Bank Derek Cooper Scholarship must apply to the Board of Graduate Studies, 4 Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RZ, for admission to the University as a Graduate Student utilizing the GRADSAF application frame which is reachable on the web or in printed copy from the Board. Hopefuls ought to present their GRADSAF application structures to the Board not later than 7 December 2016.
All applicants should likewise entire a Standard Bank Derek Cooper Scholarship application shape which can be downloaded (in connection underneath) or got from Ms C. Percival, the Graduate Tutor’s Assistant, Tutorial Office, Magdalene College, Cambridge CB3 0AG. Applications can be submitted in electronic frame or in printed copy (6 duplicates) to the Graduate Tutor’s Assistant (email@example.com) by 21 April 2016. References must be gotten electronically or in printed version by the end date and candidates ought to guarantee that their assigned refs keep to the application due date. Inadequate or late applications won’t typically be acknowledged.
Inclination will be given to those naming Magdalene as their first-decision College. The result of the opposition ought to be known by late June 2017.
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Grant Provider: Standard Bank Derek Cooper Scholarship board