Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Masters Scholarships

The University of Sheffield, UK  has a strong commitment to International Development. One of the themes of the University’s strategy is ‘celebrating, promoting and increasing the volume of the work that the university does to improve the lives of others through international relationships, locally and abroad’.

Building on this commitment the University, in collaboration with the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust and the Sheffield Institute for International Development, is now able to offer 10 scholarships (over 3 years) targeted at international students from developing countries including India for a number of courses that are affiliated with the Sheffield Institute for International Development.

2020 Scholarships

There are three scholarships available to academically strong individuals from developing countries. Each scholarship offers the following:

  • A full tuition fee waiver
  • Maintenance for University accommodation and a monthly stipend

Eligibility criteria

You must hold an offer for one of the following courses to study at the University of Sheffield in 2020 by Wednesday 6 May 2020:

MSc Cities and Global Development

MA International Development

MSc in Environmental Change and International Development

MPH in International Development

MSc in International Social Change and Policy

MA Global and Political Economy

MA International Relations

MA in Social Research

You must be classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes.

You must be self-funded to receive this award, i.e. not funded by a research council, government, private enterprise, charity or any similar organisation.

This scholarship cannot be awarded in conjunction with any other funding awards, either from the University of Sheffield or external sources.

Your mode of attendance must be full time.

You must begin your studies at the University of Sheffield in 2020.

You must be a national of, or permanently domiciled, in India.

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