Lord Walston Scholarship Award for African Students 2015
UK: Lord Walston Full-fee Scholarship Award for African Students will provide scholarships in Agriculture, Natural Resources subjects for master degree courses at University of East Angila.
The Lord Walston Scholarship is awarded to applicants from Africa who are working in natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource) at the University of East Anglia.
The full-fee scholarship awards will be made on the basis of academic excellence, and for eligible courses as listed out below (please see Fields of Study below).
Eligible applicants are encouraged to apply for a study place at the University of East Anglia for consideration of this award.
You must be an applicant from Africa.
You must be working in any of natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource).
You must be applying for a place of study on any of the eligible masters degree courses at the University of East Anglia.
The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic excellence.
The level of competition for most of the awards offered by the East Anglia university is extremely high and candidates are usually assessed on past, and potential, academic performance.
Citizens of ALL African countries
University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, UK.
Fields of study
The eligible courses must be natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource), and include:
- MA Agriculture and Rural Development
- MSc Environment and International Development
- MSc Climate Change and International Development
Number of awards
One scholarship will be available at the University of East Anglia
The Lord Walston Full fee Scholarship covers the entire duration of the program.
The Scholarship covers Full Fees and Maintenance (living expenses).
Method of Application
All eligible candidates to whom the School have made an offer are automatically considered for nomination.
Please note that all applicants are expected to have met the School’s English language requirements and been offered and accepted a place on the course by the deadline date.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The deadline for submission of all applications is 16 March 2015
Successful applicants will be contacted by the admissions department
If you will require a grant in order to undertake your studies, your application should be made as early in the year as possible. Applications received after March cannot be considered for most scholarships.
The University of East Anglia (abbreviated as UEA) is an English public research university located in the city of Norwich. Established in 1963, the university comprises 4 faculties and 28 schools of study.
Situated to the south-west of the city of Norwich, the university, In 2012, was named the 10th best university in the world under 50 years old, and 3rd within the United Kingdom.
Application Deadline: 16 March 2015
Open to International Applicants: Yes