UK Government Scholarships
There are so many scholarships in the UK but this article will focus on the scholarship opportunities offered by the UK government. If you want to study in some of the best schools in UK, they read up!!
Chevening Scholarship is UK government’s global scholarship programme, awarded to outstanding students from Chevening-eligible countries around the world. These awards are usually for a one-year Master’s degree. Most of these scholarships cover the tuition fees, accommodations at a set rate and this is for one person, and also an economy class return airfare to the UK, and additional grants to cover essential expenditure.
Now this is a great offer to jump on, you don’t have to worry about paying tuition and spending much on accommodations plus the additional grants.
For this Scholarship, the Scottish Government, in collaboration with Scottish universities, are offering Scholarships to citizens from Canada, China (including Hong Kong), India, Japan, Pakistan and USA to student that wish to study full-time Masters degrees fully delivered in Scottish universities, in areas like science, technology, creative industries, healthcare and medical sciences, and others. Each award is worth £8000 which is used for tuition fees for the duration of a year of full time study. Amazing right?.
These Scholarships are intended for students from developing Commonwealth countries who wants to pursue Master’s study in the UK. They are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and each Scholarship provides airfare to and from United Kingdom, tuition and examination fees, personal maintaining allowance, thesis grant(if they are applicable), initial arrival allowance, among others.