2014 Canon Collins Scholarship for Distance Learning Master of Laws Program in UK

Canon Collins Educational and Legal Assistance Trust

Canon Collins Trust invites applications for scholarships for the distance learning Master of Laws (LLM) program at the University of London. Scholarships are open for the students of South Africa. There are two scholarships available in 2014. Scholarship recipients have between 1 to 5 years to complete the LLM and continued registration on the course is dependent upon satisfactory progress and academic reports. Trust makes awards on the basis of available funding and suitable applicants. It is highly competitive. Application should be submitted till 6th April 2014.

About Scholarship: Canon Collins Trust invites applications for scholarships for the Master of Laws (LLM) by distance learning of the University of London in 2014. These scholarships are made possible by the generosity of University of London International Programmes which shall waive full tuition and examination entry fees for two scholarship recipients. Local examination fees are not included. Scholarship recipients have between 1 to 5 years to complete the LLM, and continued registration on the course is dependent upon satisfactory progress and academic reports.

Study: Scholarships are awarded for Master of Laws (LLM).
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master degree by distance learning at the University of London.
Scholarship Provider: Canon Collins Trust
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be admitted to the Master of Laws by distance learning programme at the University of London. Please see here for information on the eligibility requirements of the university.
Applicants for this scholarship must be:
-a national of South Africa;
-normally resident in South Africa;
-in possession of a good first degree in any field;
-currently employed in full or part-time work;
-able to commit a minimum of 10 hours to study per week.

Scholarship Open for: Students of South Africa can apply for these Canon Collins scholarships.

Number of awards: Two scholarships are offered.

Duration: Scholarships are offered for 1 to 5 years.

Value: These scholarships are made possible by the generosity of the University of London, who will waiver full tuition and examination entry fees for two scholarship recipients. Local examination fees are not included. Scholarship recipients have between 1 to 5 years to complete the LLM, and continued registration on the course is dependent upon satisfactory progress and academic reports.

Selection Criteria: The scholarship application form is of primary importance as it serves as the basis for selection.

Notification: Applicants will be notified in May 2014.

Apply: Please send your completed form and supporting documents by 6 April 2014 to: scholarships-at-canoncollins.org.uk.

Deadline: The application deadline is 6th April 2014.

Further Information: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/uollaw.html

Canon Collins Scholarship for Distance Learning Master of Laws (LLM) Program in UK, 2014

Canon Collins TrustDescription: Canon Collins Trust invites applications for scholarships for the Master of Laws (LLM) by Distance Learning of the University of London in 2014. These scholarships are made possible by the generosity of University of London International Programmes which shall waive full tuition and examination entry fees for two scholarship recipients. Local examination fees are not included. Scholarship recipients have between 1 to 5 years to complete the LLM, and continued registration on the course is dependent upon satisfactory progress and academic reports.

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be admitted to the Master of Laws by distance learning programme at the University of London. Please see here for information on the eligibility requirements of the university.
Applicants for this scholarship must be:
-a national of South Africa;
-normally resident in South Africa;
-in possession of a good first degree in any field;
-currently employed in full or part-time work;
-able to commit a minimum of 10 hours to study per week.

How to Apply: Please send your completed form and supporting documents by 6 April 2014 to: scholarships-at-canoncollins.org.uk.

Subject: Various Courses

Level: Pursuing Master Degree by Distance Learning at the University of London.

Provider: Canon Collins Trust

For Which Country: UK

For Whom: International (Students of South Africa)

Number of award(s): Two scholarships are offered.

Duration of award(s): Scholarships are offered for 1 to 5 years.

What does it cover? These scholarships are made possible by the generosity of the University of London, who will waiver full tuition and examination entry fees for two scholarship recipients. Local examination fees are not included. Scholarship recipients have between 1 to 5 years to complete the LLM, and continued registration on the course is dependent upon satisfactory progress and academic reports.

Selection Criteria: The scholarship application form is of primary importance as it serves as the basis for selection.

Notification: Applicants will be Notified in May 2014.

Deadline: 6th April 2014

2014-2015 Canon Collins Scholarships for Masters Study in UK

Canon Collins Trust

Canon Collins Trust invites applications for scholarships for postgraduate study in the United Kingdom commencing in September 2014. Trust supports these scholarships for study at the following universities: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of Sussex, University of Oxford & St Antony’s College, University of Sheffield and Queen Mary, University of London. There are approximately 7 scholarships which include full tuition fees, a monthly stipend, a return economy flight, a settling-in allowance and other support whilst in the UK. The application deadline is 10 March 2014.

Scholarship: Canon Collins Trust supports scholarships for study at the following universities: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of Sussex, University of Oxford & St Antony’s College, University of Sheffield and Queen Mary, University of London. The School of Oriental and African Studies and University of Sussex scholarships are open to any subject field. The University of Oxford scholarship is limited to the MSc in African Studies and the University of Sheffield scholarship is limited to Masters Study courses in the field of International Development offered by the Department of Geography. The scholarship at Queen Mary is limited to the MSc in Global Public Health and Policy.

Study: The School of Oriental and African Studies and University of Sussex scholarships are open to any subject field. The University of Oxford scholarship is limited to the MSc in African Studies and the University of Sheffield scholarship is limited to Masters study courses in the field of International Development offered by the Department of Geography. The scholarship at Queen Mary is limited to the MSc in Global Public Health and Policy.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree level at the following universities: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of Sussex, University of Oxford & St Antony’s College, University of Sheffield and Queen Mary, University of London.
Scholarship Provider: Canon Collins Trust
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: To apply for a scholarship under this programme you must:
-Be a national of, or have refugee status, in one of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
-Be normally resident in southern Africa
-Be in possession of a good first degree (minimum second class, upper division or equivalent) or about to graduate in the year of application
-Be applying for a full-time one-year taught masters course at one of the above named universities.
-Have at least 2 years work experience in a relevant field

Scholarship Open for: Students of Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe can apply for these Canon Collins scholarships.

Number of awards: There are approximately 7 scholarships available in 2014. However the Trust makes awards on the basis of available funding and suitable applicants and numbers may vary. The selection process is highly competitive. The Trust makes awards to fewer than 5% of those who apply. Please apply only if you meet all the criteria.

Value: Scholarships include full tuition fees, a monthly stipend, a return economy flight, a settling-in allowance and other support whilst in the UK.

Selection Criteria: These Canon Collins scholarships will be awarded on the basis of the Academic Record and References, Relevance to Priority Areas, Work Experience, Leadership Competencies & Personal Qualities and Commitment to Country/Community.

Notification: Successful applicants will be notified by June 2014.

Apply: The mode of applying is online. Scholarships will only be awarded upon confirmation that applicants have been offered a place at one of the above universities. Applicants must apply separately to the university. At the time of applying for a scholarship applicants are expected to be in the process of applying for admission to the university of their choice. Applicants who wish to study at Oxford should be aware that the application window for the university closes in February 2014.

Deadline: The application deadline is 10 March 2014. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered.

Further Information: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/ukmasters.html

Canon Collins Postgraduate Scholarships for Africans

Canon Collins TrustDescription: Canon Collins Trust provides scholarships to African students who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree (mainly Master’s Degrees of one or two years) in South Africa.

Field(s) of Study: Any field of study.

Number of Awards: Not specified.

Target Group: Students from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Angola and Mozambique.

Scholarship Value/Inclusions: The scholarship funds both full-time and part-time study. The scholarships are not full scholarships, and you should note that the grants may cover books, but not computers and other equipment.

Eligibility: To qualify, you must have completed either a university degree or a three year post-matric diploma at a recognised training college or a B.Tech at a former technikon.

Application Instructions: This scheme is currently closed for applications. The main application process for scholarships in South Africa opens in June and closes in August annually, for study the following year. For the specific deadline, please check with the Scholarship provider.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship. Application forms can be downloaded from the website.

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/postgraduatesa.html

Masters Scholarships by Canon Collins Trust in UK 2014

Canon Collins TrustCanon Collins Trust is inviting students from Angola, Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, and Zambia to apply for Conon Collins Scholarships to the United Kingdom. The scholarships will be avaialbe for pursuing Master’s Degree at several universities including, University of Sussex, Oxford, University of Sheffield, Queen Mary, Univerity of London, and School of Oriental and African Study. The scholarships will cover full-tuition fees, monthly stipend, and other approved allowace while studying in the United Kingdom.

Scholarship Provider: by Canon Collins Trust

Destination Study: United Kingdom

Country of Applicants: Angola, Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, and Zambia

Degree: Pursuing Master’s Degree at Several Universities in the United Kingdom. Please refer to the overview.

Eligibility: To be considered, the applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • The students must come from, or hold a refugee status, in one of the countries stated
  • Be the residents shouthern Africa
  • Having the possesion of good first degree or about to graduate in the year of application
  • Must apply for full-time one-year taught masters course at the listed universities
  • Having 2-year of work experience (minimum)

Scholarship Value: The Scholarships will cover full tuition fees and monthly stipend as well as approved costs and allowance during the study

Application Deadline: March 10, 2014

How to Apply: To apply for the scholarships, the candidates must be offered a place in a masters degree at the listed universities. The scholarship application can be done online separately from the application for the admissions to the universities.

Further information about the scholarships can be accessed here: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/ukmasters.html Please note that the applications for the admissions vary for different universities.