Canon Collins Trust is inviting applications for LLB scholarships for the current second or third year students (going into their 3rd or 4th year in 2014) studying for an LLB at the University of the Western Cape. Awards are likely to be around R 25,000 per academic year. Funding will provide for up to two years. The students of South Africa can apply for these law scholarships.
About Scholarship: The Leigh Day Scholarships are for third and fourth year study in law at the University of Western Cape. This scholarship is generously supported by Leigh Day & Co, a London law firm specializing in personal injury and human rights law.
Study: Scholarships are provided in the field of law at the University of the Western Cape.
Course Level: Canon Collins Trust invites applications from current second or third year students (going into their 3rd or 4th year in 2014) studying for an LLB at the University of the Western Cape.
Scholarship by: Canon Collins Trust
Location: South Africa
Eligibility: To apply for this scholarship you must be:
-A current second or third year LLB student at the University of the Western Cape
-A South African citizen normally resident in South Africa
Scholarship Open for: The students of South Africa can apply for these scholarships.
Number of awards: There is no set number, but it is likely the Trust will make 4-5 new awards this year.
Duration: two years
Value: Awards are likely to be around R 25,000 per academic year.
Selection Criteria: In selecting scholars, the Trust will apply a number of criteria including academic merit, need and the potential to contribute to southern Africa’s future prosperity. Applicants will be assessed on the basis of the information that they supply on their application form against the criteria outlined below:
1. Academic Record and References
2. Work Experience
3. Leadership Competencies
4. Commitment to Country/Community
5. Application form
Notification: Applicants will be notified in November 2013.
Apply: You need to submit the application form, along with the supporting documents, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: 30 September 2013
Further Information: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/uwclaw.html