The University of Westminster is inviting applications for its Vice-Chancellor Scholarship for Undergraduates in the UK for the 2019/2020 academic session.
The University of Westminster most prestigious scholarship is aimed at fully funding a student from a developing country to study a full-time Undergraduate degree at the University. They started out 180 years ago as the UK’s first polytechnic institution, established to educate the working people of London. Today they continue to build on this reputation, helping students from a variety of backgrounds to realize their full potential.
Throughout your studies with them, you’ll have access to a variety of opportunities, tools, and resources, as well as dedicated career support, to enhance your employability. There are also a variety of initiatives and schemes aimed at helping you build your transferable skills, network with potential employers, and prepare for the ever-changing graduate job market.
Worth of Award
- The scholarship provides Full tuition fee award to candidates,
- living expenses and
- flights to and from London.
- You must be an international student from a developing country and hold an offer for a full-time undergraduate degree.
- The scholarship will be renewed each year subject to satisfactory academic performance.
- For their scholarship purposes, the term ‘developing’ includes middle-income countries.
- The following below is a list of countries considered to be ‘developed’. If your country is NOT on the list then you are eligible to apply;
- Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA, Vatican City.
How to Apply
- To apply for the vice-chancellor scholarship, candidates should download the Full International Scholarship application form (Word Doc.)
- They have put together some information to help you with your scholarship application, please read the information before you apply.
- Please take into account the following when making your application:
- Your application must be typed, not handwritten.
- Please complete all sections of the application form. Incomplete applications will automatically be rejected.
- Make sure you provide all required supporting documentation the (the list of required documentation is outlined on before you apply page and on the application form itself). Incomplete applications will be automatically rejected.
- Do not submit more than the requested documentation. Please do not send original documents, as they cannot return these.
- You can only apply for one type of scholarship.
- Spend time on your application.
- You are in competition with some of the strongest students in the world to spend as much time as necessary creating a polished, professional and persuasive application.
- Do not exceed the word limit given for any section of the application. They ask you to answer questions concisely for a reason.
- Check your application for spelling and grammar errors.
- Make a complete copy of the application before you send it.
Deadline: Application closes on May 31, 2019.