London School of Economics and Political Science is inviting applications for Ambassador E.O. Kolade scholarship for masters students. Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa. The selection will be based on merit and financial need. The application deadline is 27 April 2016.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue full-time taught master’s programme.
Scholarship Provider: The London School of Economics and Political Science
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa. The selection will be based on merit and financial need.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Sub-Saharan Africa (Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe) can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship Description: There is one scholarship with an approx. value of £20,000 for an applicant to a full-time taught masters programme. Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa. The selection will be based on merit and financial need.
Number of award(s): There is one scholarship.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it covers? Total offer is of £20,000.
Selection criteria: The selection will be based on merit and financial need.
Notification: Selection for this scholarship will take place between May and July 2016 and we will only notify the successful recipient(s) by the end of July 2016. If you have not heard from the Financial Support Office by the end of July 2016, you must assume your application has been unsuccessful. We will notify successful applicants only.
How to Apply: To be considered for this scholarship, you must have completed the 2016/17 LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form and received an offer of admission (conditional or unconditional) by 5pm UK time on 27 April 2016. You must complete Section G – Personal Statement. When you submit an application for admission to a taught masters programme, the Graduate Admissions Office will acknowledge your application and provide information about how to set up an LSE For You online account. This account will allow you to track the progress of your application for admission, and will provide you with access to the LSE Graduate Financial Support Application Form. The LSE Graduate Financial Support Application form will be available until 27 April 2016.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 27 April 2016.