Applications are invited for Urban Studies Foundation Scholarships in UK. Applications are open for international students to pursue research for the 2018-19 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||27 April 2018|
|Study in||:||United Kingdom|
|Providers||:||Urban Studies Foundation|
|Field of Study||:||All Subjects|
Benefits of Urban Studies Foundation Scholarships :
- The financial support attached to the fellowship will meet accommodation and subsistence needs while staying at the Host University, return (economy class) airfare, and assistance towards research costs. There is also a small budget available for the mentor to assist the Fellow to meet their intended research aims should this be appropriate.
Eligibility for Urban Studies Foundation Scholarships:
- Eligible Countries: Applicants from OECD listed countries are eligible to apply. Preference may be given to candidates from least or low-income countries but middle income developing countries are not excluded if the need for support is justified.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
Applicants must be early career urban scholars with a PhD obtained within the preceding 5 years who currently work in a university or other research institution within the Global South. Candidates must also be nationals of a country in the Global South. Preference may be given to candidates from least or low-income countries but middle-income developing countries are not excluded if the need for support is justified. See: OECD List of ODA Recipients (2014-2017)
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.