The James Henry Scott Scholarship

Funded by The Swire Educational Trust                                                   

Applications are invited for the James Henry Scott Scholarship, starting in September 2017 (the academic year 2017/18).

Description

The scholarship will cover:

- Full International Postgraduate Tuition Fees for the 2017/18 academic year

- A maintenance award of £12,180.

Eligibility

 The scholarship is open to candidates who satisfy the following conditions:

- Students must be commencing a one-year Master of Science degree (MSc) in one of the following degree programmes at the University of Aberdeen in September 2017:

MSc Environmental Science

MSc Environmental Management

MSc Environmental Pollution and Remediation

MSc Environmental and Ecological Sciences

MSc Environmental and Forest Management

- Students must be from the People's Republic of China, or Hong Kong.  Students must be coming to study at the University of Aberdeen directly from the People’s Republic of China or Hong Kong. Please note that applicants currently domiciled in the UK will not be considered.

Criteria 

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Application Procedure

To apply, please submit the following:

- a CV including grades achieved to date, and a covering letter. (Please include your Application ID number on the covering letter).

- a personal statement detailing what you plan to do once you complete your studies.

Please send completed applications to:

Mrs Claire Buchan, School Support Assistant - PG Taught Admin, Postgraduate Office, Room 1.12, College of Life Sciences and Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Cruickshank Building, St Machar Drive, Aberdeen, AB24 3UU, Scotland, UK

Email: sbsmscadmin@abdn.ac.uk

Deadline

16th of June 2017

Further Info

Informal enquiries should be directed to Mrs Claire Buchan (Tel: +44 (0) 1224 272692, Email:sbsmscadmin@abdn.ac.uk)

For more information on the above listed Taught Masters degree programmes, please view our website:

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/sbs/postgraduate/masters-degrees.php

Important information

Please note : To be considered for The James Henry Scott Scholarship you will need to have applied to the University of Aberdeen for a place starting in September 2017.  (Please go to http://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/international/apply and then click on 'Applying for Postgraduate Study' for information on applying for postgraduate study).

Please note: To be considered for The James Henry Scott Scholarship you will need to have applied to the University of Aberdeen for a place starting in September 2017.  To be awarded the James Henry Scott Scholarship you must receive and then firmly accept an offer, either conditional or unconditional, of a place at the University of Aberdeen.

Notification of Awards: You will be told whether or not your application has been successful by email/post at the correspondence address you give no later than 30 June 2017.  If your application has been successful the award will be subject to your admission to the University of Aberdeen.

Countries

China Hong Kong

Available Funding - Hong Kong

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