Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students in UK 2023
Lancaster University is delighted to announce the 2023/2024 Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students in the UK. Lancaster University is renowned because of its vibrant, international community with students and staff from over 100 countries.
This creates an original student experience, bringing together a selection of perspectives to boost learning and development. Lancaster University seeks to attract probably the most talented students from across the world. To enrich our diverse community further, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is supplying a new scholarship for high-achieving students from African countries.
The Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students grant was created for people who need to commence a master’s degree programme at the university. The Amount of Awards available is bound and scholarships of £3,000 are likely to be agreed to high achieving African students.
Lancaster University offers a selection of scholarships to assist you to fund your postgraduate studies. If you should be awarded a scholarship, it’s also possible to be asked to behave as a student ambassador or representative for the programme.
2023/2024 Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students in UK Eligibility
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To be eligible for a Lancaster University Global Scholarship award, you will need to meet the criteria below:
- You must be a permanent resident and national of Africa, as defined by the African Union.
- You must have achieved or be on target to achieve the equivalent of a UK 1stClass undergraduate (Bachelor’s) degree. See examples of grade equivalents below.
- You must have applied for a full-time Master’s programme in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences for 2023 entry (2023-2024 academic year): https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/arts-and-social-sciences/study/postgraduate/masters/courses/
- You must be self-funding your studies or, if you are in receipt of other funding, that funding must not cover more than 50% of the Lancaster University tuition fee. If following an offer from Lancaster University, you are awarded other funding that exceeds 50% then you must inform Lancaster University. Your scholarship will then be made available to another candidate.
- If you are offered a scholarship, you will be required to pay a £250 acceptance deposit to secure the scholarship award. You will need to pay the acceptance deposit within 4 weeks of the date we notify you that you have been successful in obtaining a scholarship.
How to Apply for Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students 2023
Applying for a Lancaster University Global Scholarship for Master’s programme is a simple process and we accept applicants throughout the year.
- How to Apply: For an application, applicants need to take admitted to the university. After taking admission, they will automatically consider you for a scholarship as part of our standard Master’s application process.
- Supporting Documents: To apply, candidates must be ready to submit their previous transcripts at the university.
- Language Requirement: All candidates must be proficient in English so that they can actively participate in the academic program.
If you are lucky enough to win the Lancaster University Global Scholarships for African Students in UK in 2023, the University will provide you with £3,000 in tuition for the academic year 2023/2024.