The University of Edinburgh offers the Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship for postgraduate full-time Master’s (one year) study for eligible Medical programmes offered by the University.
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. And eligible applicants must be nationals of one of the several countries listed below from Africa, Asia, the Caribbeans, and the Pacific.
The University of Edinburgh invites applications from suitably qualified candidates (see eligibility criteria below) for the 2016-2017 Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship.
The scholarship will be awarded to an applicant who is accepted for admission on a full-time basis on one of the below-listed eligible Human Medical programmes.
Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
It is hoped that students would wish to return to the Developing World on completion of their studies where their work and furthered medical studies will benefit the area.
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the overseas equivalent of a UK first-class honours degree.
University of Edinburgh, UK
Fields of study
The eligible courses of study:
- MSc (by Research) Biomedical Sciences
- MSc (by Research) Cardiovascular Biology
- MSc Human Anatomy
- MSc (by Research) Integrative Neuroscience
- MMedSci Medical Sciences
- MPH Public Health
- MSc Regenerative Medicine: Clinical and Industrial Delivery
- MSc (by Research) Reproductive Sciences
- MSc Science Communication and Public Engagement
Number of awards
Only one scholarship is available for this programme for the 2016-2017 academic year
The scholarship will be tenable for one complete academic year i.e. for the normal duration of the graduate programmes
The scholarship will have a value of £21,200 and applied for one academic year. The scholarship will cover tuition fees of up to £21,200 with any surplus paid as a stipend.
Method of Application
Eligible applicants should complete an online application form. Please note that you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authentication. Your scholarship applicationmust be submitted no later than the deadline date announced below.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship and to access the ‘Postgraduate Master’s Online Scholarship Application Form‘.
The closing date for applications is 30th May 2016.