Aston Excellence Scholarship: Aston University
Aston University is offering a number of scholarships as part of the Aston University 50th Anniversary Taught Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme. Aston Excellence Scholarships are open to self-funded international applicants who have received an academic offer from Aston University for a full time taught postgraduate course beginning in September 2017.
Applications are open to students from India, Nigeria, Vietnam, Thailand, China (Chinese students who have taken a UK undergraduate degree), Latin America, the USA, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Ghana, Kenya, Egypt, Jordan, Turkey or Iran.
The award is worth £5,000 in the form of a tuition fee waiver.
Academic: Applicants must have received an academic offer from Aston University. An upper second/first class degree or equivalent is required.
Residency: India, Nigeria, Vietnam, Thailand, China (Chinese students who have taken a UK undergraduate degree), Latin America, the USA, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Ghana, Kenya, Egypt, Jordan, Turkey and Iran.
Restrictions: Students currently in receipt of sponsorship or other funding are not eligible.
Other: For more details, please see http://www.aston.ac.uk/international/international-students/aston-university-scholarships/terms-and-conditions/
How to apply
Eligible students in receipt of an academic offer from Aston will be sent an email with a link to an application page. Candidates will need to provide a short statement explaining why they should be awarded an Aston Excellence Scholarship. For more information, please see http://www.aston.ac.uk/international/international-students/aston-university-scholarships/terms-and-conditions/aston50/faq/
The closing date for applications is 31 January 2017.