Three scholarships are available for eligible postgraduate Masters programmes offered by the University in the 2023-2024 academic session.
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The scholarship will cover full tuition fees for the duration of the programme of study.
The scholarships will be awarded to applicants who are accepted for admission in the 2023-2024 academic year on one of the listed eligible Human Medical programmes. The Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship would particularly welcome applications from students from Africa.
Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
It is envisioned that successful applicants, on completion of their studies, will continue to work in countries that will benefit most from their furthered medical education. Priority will be given to those who have not had the opportunity to study at masters level previously.
Applicants must be currently domiciled in one of the eligible countries as derived from the DAC-List-of-ODA-Recipients-for-reporting-2022-23-flows.pdf (oecd.org)
|Central African Republic||Chad||Comoros|
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Rwanda||Sao Tome and Principe||Senegal|
|Sierra Leone||Solomon Islands||Somalia|
|South Africa||South Sudan||Sudan|
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the strength of a personal statement. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the overseas equivalent of a UK first-class honours degree.
Candidates must also include a personal statement which addresses each of the following questions (3500 characters maximum):
In order to gain access to the scholarship application system, applicants must have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh. Please note that, following the submission of an application for admission, it can take up to five working days for all system checks to be completed and for access to be granted.
The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at https://www.myed.ed.ac.uk
When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-systems/support-guidance
For more details visit: University of Edinburgh website.