[England] Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship for Africa, India and Commonwealth Countries

Deadline: April 30, 2010

105 scholarships are available for Masters students from Africa, India and countries of the Commonwealth who want to make a real difference to the development and prosperity of their home country

30 Full Tuition Fee Scholarships
75 Tuition Fee Scholarships of 50%

You can apply for this scholarship if you

  • are from Africa, India or one of the Commonwealth countries listed below AND
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND
  • already hold an offer to start a full-time Masters degree programme (including MRes) at Nottingham in 2010 – Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences and Faculty of Science, plus some courses in the School of Geography, Institute for Science & Society, Institute of Work, Health & Organisations, and courses allied to Operations Management in the Business School

1 FULL Tuition Fee Scholarship is also available for a student from Africa for the MSc in Crop Improvement School of Biosciences

How to apply

  • Complete and submit an online application form by 30 April 2010
  • Application forms are available here

We aim to notify applicants of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing dateDeveloping Solutions/Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

In partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) under the British Aid programme and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), The University of Nottingham will also offer 6 FULL Scholarships (tuition fees, airfare, maintenance award and additional allowances) to new students registering on Masters programmes in the Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences in September 2010.

A list of eligible countries for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme can be found here (PDF)

Please note that nominations for this scholarship will be chosen from the Developing Solutions Scholarship applications – you should apply only once on the Developing Solutions Scholarship application form

For information on other sources of funding please visit our scholarship funding database

Scholarship Flyer (PDF)

If you have any questions please e-mail: scholarship-assistant@nottingham.ac.uk