Applications are invited from international students from Africa for three full scholarships to undertake a full-time degree program at King’s College London starting in 2021/22. Funding is available for up to 4 years.
Eligibility: Applicants must:
- Be African nationals and permanently resident in the relevant country
- Be liable for tuition fees at the higher international/overseas rate
- Plan to commence a full-time MPhil/Ph.D. programme at King’s College London in the 2021-22 academic year (from October 2021 and by no later than July 2022)
- Plan to conduct research that is relevant to Africa, at the intersection of two or more of the given themes or disciplines, as described below.
- Hold an admissions offer for an MPhil/Ph.D. programme at King’s by 30 April 2021
- Apply for the scholarship by no later than 30 April 2021.
Eligible Countries: Open to residents of the following countries
Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, Tunisia, Togo, Tanzania, Sudan, South Africa, Somalia, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Senegal, Sao Tome and Principe, Rwanda, Nigeria, Niger, Namibia, Mozambique, Morocco, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mali, Malawi, Madagascar, Libya, Liberia, Lesotho, Kenya, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Ghana, Gambia, Gabon, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, Egypt, Djibouti, Cote d’Ivoire, Congo, Republic of, Congo, Democratic People’s Republic, Comoros, Chad, Central African Republic, Cap Verde, Cameroon, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Botswana, Benin, Angola, Algeria
Number of Awards: 3
Value of Award: The Scholarship covers:
- An annual stipend (living allowance) at the UKRI rate
- Full international tuition fees
- Research Support Grant (up to £5k/year, depending on the faculty)
Duration of Award: 4 years
Application Deadline: 30th April 2021