Applications are currently ongoing for the University of Edinburgh Online Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries. Interested students can see the details and apply if eligible.
University of Edinburgh Online Commonwealth Scholarship Details and FAQs
The University’s Global Health Academy has been awarded 10 fully funded studentships across five online Masters programmes within the domain of One Health, One Medicine.
When is the application deadline?
22nd March 2019 at 1200 hours BST.
Is the scholarship/opportunity offered annually?
Which countries are eligible for the scholarship?
Bangladesh, Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Maurtitius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.
In which host country will the awardees be studying?
Fields of Study
- MSc in Biodiversity Wildlife and Ecosystem Health
- MSc in International Animal Health
- MSc in Global Health and Infectious Diseases
- MSc One Health
- MSc International Animal Welfare Ethics and Law
- MVetSci Conservation Medicine
What is the category of this opportunity?
How do I know if I’m eligible for the scholarship?
The scholarships will be awarded to a candidate who is accepted for admission on to an eligible programme and who are candidates who are citizens of and resident in one of the following developing Commonwealth countries above.
How many scholarship awards are available?
What are the benefits of the scholarship?
The scholarship includes full tuition fee and resources to enhance student participation, access and research skills. This includes participation in a summer school; contribution towards student costs of internet access & printing (journal articles, etc); and a contribution to MSc project costs (materials, travel, etc).
What is the duration of the scholarship?
How to Apply for the Scholarship
Applicants who are eligible for these scholarships should apply for one of the five programmes in the first instance and notify the programme director of their intention to apply for the scholarship. The programme director will then give you further information on how to apply.