The Queen of England Foundation, yesterday approved the Scholarship for International students, knowing the fact that there are many determined and talented, low-income students around the world, who only require financial resources and access to information to better their educational future. For some years now, the United Kingdom Embassy, UK seeks to identify academically qualified and highly motivated, low-income students around the world to join the Education in UK.
The Queens Foundation is encouraging young leaders to apply for the 2018 Queens Foundation Scholarship, which opened from October 3 to November 10, 2018.
A statement issued by the Public Affairs Unit of the Queens Foundation on Thursday, said the application for the Scholarship would close at exactly on Friday, November 10, 2018.
The mission is to assist talented and determined, low-income students who are good candidates for financial assistance from U.K. colleges and universities but lack the financial resources to cover the up-front cost of obtaining admission.
- The University Composition Fee at the appropriate rate*
- A maintenance allowance for a single student ($14,900 for 12 months at the 2018-18 rate; pro rata for courses shorter than 12 months)
- One economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
- Inbound visa costs & the cost of the Immigration Health Surcharge
About the scholarship
- Academic development funding – from $500 to $2,000, dependent on the length of your course, to attend conferences and courses.
- Family allowance – up to $10,120 for a first child and up to $4,320 for a second child (2016-17 rate). No funding is provided for a partner.
- Fieldwork – you may apply to keep up to your normal maintenance allowance while on fieldwork as part of your Ph.D. (the Trust does not fund other field work costs as these should be funded by the University Composition Fee).
- Hardship funding – for unforeseen difficulties
- Maternity/Paternity funding – should you require it, you may apply to intermit your studies for up to 6 months and continue to receive your maintenance allowance during this time
- Some fourth year funding for Ph.D. Scholars may be provided
- A citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom
- Applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study:
- Ph.D. (three-year research-only degree)
- MSc or MLitt (two-year research-only degree)
- One year postgraduate course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.)
Eligible Regions: Open for all (except citizens of United Kingdom)
Click The Link Below To Start Application.