Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine Bursaries
- Open to residents of the following countries
- All students applying for any of the full-time taught masters programmes within the Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine beginning in September 2014 are eligible for these bursaries, including UK, EU and Overseas/International students.
- Applicable subjects
Social Science, Health & Medicine
Applications may be submitted
from 01-Mar-2014 until 29-May-2015
Information about the funding
The Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine is offering 5 bursary awards to new taught masters students.
Information about the applicationMSc Medicine, Science and SocietyMA in Bioethics & SocietyMSc in Global Health & Social Justice
There will be one award for one student on of the following masters programmes:
There will be two awards for students on the Institute of Gerontology programmes, including those on:
MSc GerontologyMA/MSc Ageing and SocietyMA Public Policy and Ageing
ONE award across the following part-time Masters programmes:
MSc Medicine, Science and SocietyMA in Bioethics & SocietyMSc in Global Health & Social JusticeMSc GerontologyMA/MSc Ageing and SocietyMA Public Policy and Ageing
The bursaries will be awarded on the basis of the assessments of three criteria: 1. Previous academic performance; 2. relevant experience where appropriate; 3. personal statement indicating reasons for applying to a particular programme. When offered a bursary, you must also meet the following criteria for the bursary to be awarded: 1. Accept the University’s offer of a place as your firm (first) choice by 1 July 2015; 2. meet the conditions of your offer (if you firmly accept an unconditional offer you are automatically deemed to have met the conditions of your offer); 3. register for a postgraduate course at our Department.
Value of award
£2,000 per award
There is no separate application procedure for the bursaries.
All individuals who have submitted a complete application by midnight on the 29th May will be considered for the bursaries automatically.
A fully completed application includes a complete online application form, and also all supporting documents including personal statements, transcripts, references and IELTS certificates (where appropriate). All materials must have been submitted via the Postgraduate Admissions Portal by the due time and date.
The successful candidate will be notified no later than 19 June 2015. Payments will be made in October 2015 and January 2016.
This information can also be found on the Department’s website.
Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine
Please note the database is updated regularly but is a guide only and not a guarantee of funding nor an exhaustive list of all funding available.