Desmond Tutu Scholarship for Africans Masters’ Students

The Desmond Tutu Scholarship is now open form any African students pursuing master degree within School of Divinity of Edinburgh University. All subjects at the school are eligible. The successful applicants will receive full tuition fees plus monthly allowances.

Scholarship Description
The Desmon Tutu Masters’ scholarship are specially available to any eligible student from Africa for postgraduate Master’s study within the School of Divinity for the 2019-2020 academic sessions.

Scholarship Value
Each of the selected candidates may expect to receive a full overseas tuition fee and maintenance allowance of £4,800. Selection criteria: The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit.

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in all available subjects at School of Divinity.

Place of Study
At School of Divinity, Edinburgh University, UK

Eligibility and Criteria

  • The candidates should have accepted for admission on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Master’s programme of study within the School of Divinity.
  • Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
  • The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit with candidates requiring a Bachelor Degree equivalent to a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree.
  • The financial circumstances of applicants also will be taken into consideration.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only those coming from African countries are eligible to apply this Desmond Tutu Scholarship.

Application Instruction
To apply, please access the online application link at the application link below. You may required to provide some additional documents. Please visit the link to see further instruction.

Submission Deadline
Updated every year.

Website and Application Link

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