The scholarship award offers a full tuition waiver for selected candidates to pursue a full-time one-year medical degree in the United Kingdom.
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The University of Edinburgh UK is offering the Glenmore Medical Postgraduate Scholarship for full-time one year Masters study at the University.
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the strength of a personal statement. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, the overseas equivalent of a UK first-class honours degree.
To be considered for the IMES, you must:
- Have accepted for admission in the 2022-2023 academic year on one of the listed eligible Human Medical programmes.
- Be from students from Africa.
- already have been offered a place at the University of Edinburgh and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
- be currently domiciled in one of the eligible countries as derived from the DAC List of ODA Recipients for reporting on aid in 2021
Scholarship Duration and Reward
- The Scholarship period will run for a period of one year
- The scholarship will cover full tuition fees for the duration of the programme of study.
To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;
Candidates are encouraged to address the following questions in their personal statement (3500 characters maximum):
- What specific elements of this programme attracted you to the University of Edinburgh?
- How will successful completion of this programme at the University of Edinburgh benefit your career and personal development?
- How will successful completion of this programme at the University of Edinburgh enable you to contribute to your community/region or country?
Method of Application
Interested and qualified? Click on the button below to apply
In order to gain access to the scholarship application system applicants must have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh. Please note that, following the submission of an application for admission, it can take up to ten working days for all system checks to be completed and for access to be granted.
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