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School of Geography and the Environment Commonwealth Shared Scholarship

About
Value: 
Full course fees and a living expenses stipend
Number of awards: 
1
Duration: 
One year
Eligibility
Level of study: 
MSc
Subject: 
Water Science, Policy & Management
Ordinary residence: 
Any developing sub-Saharan African country.
Application
How to apply: 

Apply directly to Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) via website by Monday 20th December 2021. Eligible candidates are then automatically considered for this scholarship by the relevant department.

Further details

The scholarship is jointly funded by the School of Geography and the Environment(link is external) and the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship scheme. It is available to support a student from any developing sub-Saharan African country wishing to study for MSc Water Science, Policy and Management(link is external).
Students should apply directly to the CSC using the CSC’s online application form by 18th January 202120th December 2021. Students should also apply to their course at Oxford by the January course deadline and receive an offer of a place in order to be eligible. All eligible students who have made applications will be considered by the department and no application to college is necessary.
The scholarship covers fees and a grant for living costs of at least £14,777. It is only tenable at Linacre College. All eligible applicants will be considered for this scholarship, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference on the graduate application form. However, successful applicants will be transferred to Linacre College in order to take up the scholarship.