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The Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) is offering a number of bursaries and scholarships to support students with the financial commitments of postgraduate study.

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Available scholarships 

 

The IoPPN is delighted to announce a new range of Dean’s postgraduate taught scholarships, for those applying to study with us in September 2019. The scholarship application deadline is 5pm, Sunday 2nd June 2019.

IoPPN Dean’s Scholarships 2019/2020

What are the IoPPN Dean’s Scholarships?

The Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) is offering a number of scholarships to support students with the financial commitments of postgraduate study. The scholarships are available for all full-time Home/EU and international fee status students undertaking a Postgraduate Taught (PGCert, PGDip or MSc) course at the IoPPN, starting in Sept 2019.

Please note: If you have previously applied for an IoPPN Postgraduate Taught Scholarship with deadline 29th March 2019, you will be notified of the outcome by 12th April 2019. If you have been unsuccessful in your scholarship application, your application will automatically be forwarded for consideration for the IoPPN Dean’s scholarships.

If you are unsuccessful in obtaining a scholarship, this does not affect the outcome of your postgraduate programme application in any way.

What is the value of the award?

Scholarships are being offers at a value of £1,000 and £5,000 each.

The scholarships are paid towards the fees via an internal transfer within the university. The scholarship holder will still need to meet the difference in fees personally or from another award.

Am I eligible?

These awards are open to UK/EU and International applicants. Applicants must fulfil all the following requirements:

  • Have applied to one of the full-time Postgraduate Taught courses* at the IoPPN, and be due to commence their course in September 2019 (please note scholarships cannot be deferred to 2020 or later entry)
  • Fulfil the relevant academic and English proficiency entry requirements for the Postgraduate Taught course, set by King’s College London.
  • As the award provides partial funding only, applicants must be able to confirm that they have/are seeking the means to support any outstanding fees/costs not covered by this scheme i.e. through other funding awards or self-funding.
  • You must not already hold a Master’s or equivalent postgraduate qualification. Students who already hold a Master’s degree or higher are not eligible for this funding but students who have undertaken prior postgraduate study such as PG Diplomas or PG Certificates or clinical/medical qualifications are eligible.

How do I apply?

You must submit an online admissions application for one of the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught courses. Once you have applied for your chosen course, please complete the scholarship application form and email to ioppn.educationsupport@kcl.ac.uk. The deadline for scholarship applications for academic year 2019/2020 is 5pm, Sunday 2nd June, 2019. You must ensure that your application is ‘complete’ in order to be considered for funding. To be deemed ‘complete’, it must contain all the relevant supporting documentation required by the course applied to, such as references, transcripts, and English language scores. However, you do not need to have received an offer from your chosen programme to apply for a scholarship. Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships. If you have already paid your deposit, you will still be considered for a scholarship.You may apply to, and hold, other scholarship schemes at King’s but you will not be eligible if you already hold an IoPPN scholarship.  

What are the assessment criteria?

You will be assessed on the strength of your application to your chosen Postgraduate Taught programme and your IoPPN Scholarship Application Form including:

  • Academic qualifications and merit
  • Relevant clinical and/or work experience
  • Personal Statement (you should explain why the programme of study to which you have applied is appropriate for you and your intended progression at the end of the course)

What is the deadline for applications?

The deadline for applications is 5pm, Sunday 2nd June 2019

When will I know the outcome of my application?

Provided your application form has been accurately completed and the appropriate documentary evidence supplied, you will be notified of the decision by Monday 17 June 2019.. Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships, unsuccessful scholarship candidates will need to pay their course deposit within two weeks of the outcome. 

For general queries about the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught Scholarships, take a look at the Dean's scholarships FAQ's or contact: ioppn.educationsupport@kcl.ac.uk

 

IoPPN Postgraduate Taught Scholarships 2019/2020

Applications have now closed

What are the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught Scholarships?

The Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) is offering a number of scholarships to support students with the financial commitments of postgraduate study. The scholarships are available for all full-time Home/EU and international fee status students undertaking a Postgraduate Taught (PGCert, PGDip or MSc) course at the IoPPN, starting in Sept 2019.

What is the value of the award?

Scholarships are being offered at a value of £1,000, £2,000 and £5,000 each.

The scholarships are paid towards the fees via an internal transfer within the university. The scholarship holder will still need to meet the difference in fees personally or from another award.

Am I eligible?

These awards are open to UK/EU and International applicants. Applicants must fulfil all the following requirements:

  • Have applied to one of the full-time Postgraduate Taught programmes at the IoPPN (*see full list of eligible courses below), and be due to commence their programme in September 2019 (please note scholarships cannot be deferred to 2020 or later entry)
  • Fulfil the relevant academic and English proficiency entry requirements for the Postgraduate Taught programme, set by King’s College London.
  • As the award provides partial funding only, applicants must be able to confirm that they have/are seeking the means to support any outstanding fees/costs not covered by this scheme i.e. through other funding awards or self-funding.
  • You must not already hold a Master’s or equivalent postgraduate qualification. Students who already hold a Master’s degree or higher are not eligible for this funding but students who have undertaken prior postgraduate study such as PG Diplomas or PG Certificates or clinical/medical qualifications are eligible.

How do I apply?

You must submit an online admissions application for one of the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught programmes. Once you have applied for your chosen programme, please complete the online scholarship application form and email to Dr Cathy Fernandes. The deadline for scholarship applications for academic year 2019/2020 is Friday 29 March 2019. You must ensure that your application is ‘complete’ in order to be considered for funding. To be deemed ‘complete’, it must contain all the relevant supporting documentation required by the programme applied to, such as references, transcripts, and English language scores. However, you do not need to have received an offer from your chosen programme to apply for a scholarship. Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships. If you have already paid your deposit, you will still be considered for a scholarship. You may apply to, and hold, other scholarship schemes at King’s.

What are the assessment criteria?

You will be assessed on the strength of your application to your chosen Postgraduate Taught programme and your IoPPN Scholarship Application Form including:

  • Academic qualifications and merit
  • Relevant clinical and/or work experience
  • Personal Statement (you should explain why the programme of study to which you have applied is appropriate for you and your intended progression at the end of the course)

What is the deadline for applications?

The deadline for applications was Friday 29 March 2019. Applications have now closed

When will I know the outcome of my application?

Provided your application form has been accurately completed and the appropriate documentary evidence supplied, you will be notified of the decision by Friday 12 April 2019. Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships, unsuccessful scholarship candidates will need to pay their programme deposit within two weeks of the outcome.

Applications have now closed

 

2019 Continue at King’s: IoPPN scholarships for our BSc Psychology students. Available now! Find out more below.

Applications have now closed

 

Continue at King’s: IoPPN scholarships for our BSc Psychology students

The IoPPN is delighted to announce scholarships for our graduating BSc Psychology students applying for 2019 entry to one of our IoPPN postgraduate taught programmes.

What is the value of the award?

£2,000 which will be paid via an internal transfer within the university to offset the course fees.

Am I eligible?

These awards are open to UK/EU and International applicants.

Applicants must fulfil all the following requirements:

  • Graduated from our King’s College London BSc Psychology course
  • Have applied to one of the full-time postgraduate taught programmes (PGCert, PGDip, MSc) at the IoPPN (*see full list of eligible courses below), and be due to commence their course in September 2019 (please note scholarships cannot be deferred to 2020 or later entry)
  • As the award provides partial funding only, applicants must be able to confirm that they have/are seeking the means to support any outstanding fees/costs not covered by this scheme i.e. through other funding awards or self-funding.

How do I apply?

Applications have now closed

 

  • You must submit an online admissions application for one of the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught programmes. Once you have applied for your chosen Postgraduate Taught programme, please complete the online scholarship application form and email to Dr Cathy Fernandes. The deadline for scholarship applications for academic year 2019/2020 is Friday 29 March 2019. You must ensure that your application is ‘complete’ in order to be considered for funding. To be deemed ‘complete’, it must contain all the relevant supporting documentation required by the Faculty applied to, such as references, transcripts, and English language scores. However, you do not need to have received an offer from your chosen programme to apply for a scholarship.
  • Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships. If you have already paid your deposit, you will still be considered for a scholarship.
  • You may apply to both the IoPPN Postgraduate Taught scholarships and the Continue at King’s scholarship schemes, but it will not be possible to hold both scholarships. However, you may apply to, and hold, other scholarship schemes offered by King’s.

What are the assessment criteria?

You will be assessed on the strength of your application to your chosen Postgraduate Taught programme and your IoPPN Scholarship Application Form including:

  • Academic qualifications and merit
  • Relevant clinical and/or work experience
  • Personal Statement (you should explain why the programme of study to which you have applied is appropriate for you and your intended progression at the end of the course)

What is the deadline for applications?

Applications have now closed


The deadline for applications to our programme and consideration for a scholarship was Friday 29 March 2019.

When will I know the outcome of my application?

Successful applicants will be notified of the decision by Friday 12 April 2019.

Deposits are not required until a decision has been made on the scholarships, unsuccessful scholarship candidates will need to pay their programme deposit within two weeks of the outcome.

 

 

*List of eligible Postgraduate Taught courses.

You can also look at our alternative guide to funding to find out about more opportunities to help you fund your postgraduate studies.

For further guidance on funding, including postgraduate student loans, please take a look at our guidance on finding funding.

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