The University of Edinburgh in the UK invites applications for the Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship for 2019/2020 academic session.

Two scholarships are available for postgraduate full-time one year on campus Masters study for eligible programmes offered by the University in the 2019-2020 academic session. The University discover, develop and share knowledge. As a center of academic excellence, they aim to:

  • provide the highest-quality research-led teaching and learning;
  • challenge the boundaries of knowledge, research, and disciplines;
  • enable our graduates and staff to be exceptional individuals equipped to¬†address global challenges;
  • promote good health, economic growth, cultural understanding, and social well-being.

Worth of Award

Each scholarship will cover full overseas tuition fees for eligible programmes and will be tenable for one academic year.

Eligibility

The scholarships will be awarded to applicants who are accepted for admission on a full-time basis on one of the listed on-campus eligible Human Medical programmes.

Eligible Programmes;

  • MSc (by Research) Biomedical Sciences (Life Sciences)
  • MSc (by Research) Cardiovascular Biology
  • MSc Human Anatomy
  • MSc (by Research) Integrative Neuroscience
  • MMedSci (by Research) Medical Sciences
  • MPH Public Health
  • MSc (by Research) Reproductive Sciences
  • MSc Science Communication and Public Engagement
  • 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 hoped that students would wish to return to the Developing World on completion of their studies where their work and furthered medical studies will benefit the area.

Applicants must be nationals of one of the African countries:

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Benin
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Ivory Coast
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People’s Democratic Republic
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mongolia
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Paraguay
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

How to Apply

  • 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 their web-based information portal
  • When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password.

 

Deadline: Applications close 23:59 BST June 25, 2019.

Click here for more details and to apply

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