University of Edinburgh offers one distance learning master’s scholarship for students from least developed nations in surgical sciences coursework, UK, 2013
Award Name: The Garden Scholarship in Surgical Sciences
About Employer: The University of Edinburgh offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, international exchange and short courses. The University’s mission is the creation, dissemination and curation of knowledge.
Degree program: The program is for masters.
Subject(s): The subject field is Surgical Sciences.
Selection Criteria: The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit and evidence of a commitment to a career in surgery. Candidates must have performed satisfactorily in the academic year of the MSc in Surgical Sciences prior to application for an award.
Open for following countries: The program is open to Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Sudan, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Program Details: The University of Edinburgh will offer one Master’s scholarship for the MSc in Surgical Sciences distance learning Master’s program offered by the University.
Financial Aid: The scholarship will have a total value of £1,000, which will be deducted from the annual tuition fee for the part-time program of study. Successful candidates who receive the award in their second year of study can re-apply for a scholarship their third year of study.
No. of awards available: 1 scholarship is available.
Apply for award: Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application.
Last date of Application: The closing date for applications for these scholarships is 1 April, 2013.