The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is currently accepting applications for John Stephenson Scholarship to pursue MSc program for the academic year 2018-2019. Nationals of low to middle-income countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
MSc Scholarship for Nationals of Low to Middle-Income Countries in UK, 2018-2019
Application Deadline: February 18, 2018
Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue MSc programme.
Study Subject: This scholarship is open to applicants intending to study on a one-year, full-time, London-based MSc programme at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in 2018-19.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship will cover
2018-19 tuition fees, including any mandatory field trip fees, and
A tax-free stipend (living allowance) of GBP16,750.00, and
An MSc summer project allowance of GBP 2,000.00.
Nationality: Nationals of low to middle-income countries
Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Nationals of low to middle-income countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for these scholarships, applicants must
Be nationals of, and resident in, low to middle-income countries (as defined by the World Bank); and
Intend to return to a low to middle-income country on completion of their MSc year at the School; and
Confirm in writing that they would not otherwise be able to pay for the proposed programme of study; and
Meet the School’s minimum English language requirements (as required by the School’s Admissions system); and
Hold a first degree at either a first or upper second class equivalency level; and
Hold an offer of admission for 2018-19 from the School for one of the eligible MSc programmes of study (please see application notes below for eligible courses).
English Language Requirements: Students must meet the School’s minimum English language requirements (as required by the School’s Admissions system).
How to Apply: Applicants should complete both steps below by the scholarship deadline.
Step 1: Submit an application for 2018-19 for an eligible MSc programme of study, as per instructions under the ‘How to Apply’ tab on the relevant programme of study page. Applicants should ensure that all necessary supplementary admissions documents (including references) are submitted via the School’s Admissions Portal by the scholarship deadline.
Step 2: Submit an online scholarships application, selecting this scholarship option 2018-19 Scholarships (Andrée Carter & John Stephenson) from the drop-down menu. A completed Supplementary Questions Form for this scholarship must be uploaded as part of this application. This is the only attachment required in Step 2 (as applicants should have already submitted references, transcripts, and a CV as part of their application for study).
If you encounter any technical difficulties whilst using the online application system please contact LSHTM IT by email, providing them with your full name; the scholarship that you are applying for; and the issue that you have encountered. Please attach a screenshot of the difficulty.