Applications are currently ongoing for MSc and PhD palliative care scholarships for Africa-based healthcare professionals. Boost your application and apply for the 2018/2019 African Palliative Care Association MSc And PhD Scholarships For Africa-Based Healthcare Professionals. The scholarship is awarded to those who wish to complete the course on a full time basis (MSc: one year, PhD: three years). See details below for more information.
The scholarships for these courses will allow students to gain essential qualifications, skills and experience that can be applied to local healthcare settings and to meet palliative care needs in Africa.
Scholarship is open for MSc and PhD programme.
Field of study:
Scholarships are awarded for healthcare professionals. The MSc and PhD in Palliative Care have made a global impact on the volume of high quality research used to inform clinical care and palliative care policy.
Each scholarship will fund tuition fees, travel, accommodation and living expenses. Additional research costs are available for the PhD student.
Host Country of Scholarship:
Number of Scholarships:
There is one MSc Scholarship and one PhD Scholarship available for those who wish to complete the course on a full time basis (MSc: one year, PhD: three years).
Country Eligible For The Scholarship:
South African nationals are eligible
Eligibility For The African Palliative Care Association MSc And PhD Scholarships For Africa-Based Healthcare Professionals:
To be eligible for the award, the following must be adhered to;
- Applicants must be and African national
- 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.
The Institute is also offering several scholarships for UK-based students to focus on psychosocial issues, stroke or dementia.
How To Apply For The Scholarship:
To apply, applicants should send the following document alongside the completed application form via mail.
- A certified CV (maximum 2 pages)
- Letter of support from your current employer.
- Personal statement (maximum 800 words) in support of your application, explaining your reasons for applying, what you hope to gain from the MSc, your ability to complete the programme of study, and your interest in Advanced Care planning
- Two references
- MSc candidates must also apply online here: https://myapplication.kcl.ac.uk/
Applicants who do not apply online, their application will be rejected.
Application Closing Date:
September 14, 2018
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