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1. African Graduate Scholarships:

Co-funded by:
- CP Charitable Trust African Graduate Scholarship
- Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust African Graduate Scholarship

The scholarships exist to support African nationals with a high-quality academic and professional background who wish to further develop their skills and knowledge in their specific field. The Scholarship is a one-off award for the academic year September-September.

Candidates must meet the following criteria:
    * The candidate must be an African national and a permanent resident of an African  nation.
    * The candidate must have made an application to UCL to study for a full-time postgraduate programme at the Centre for International Health and Development for the coming academic year.
    * The scheme offers a substantial scholarship towards UCL tuition fees and some living costs. Therefore, the candidate must arrange for and obtain additional funding for their subsistance cost while livig in the UK. The candidate must also be able to provide evidence that he/she has secured other sources of funding for travel and living costs.
    * Please also see the guidelines and application procedures
    * Download a scholarship application form
    * Applications must be received at CIHD by the specified deadline (for the academic year 2010-11)

**Application deadline for scholarship is on May 14, 2010**

For more information and application: African Graduate Scholarships

2. CIHD Virtual Scholarship:

CIHD offers a limited number of partial scholarships of £1,500 for MSc applicants from overseas and £1,000 for PG Diploma applicants from overseas. These scholarships are paid towards tuition fees only and are not awarded for living/subsistence costs.

Eligibility: Available to suitably qualified applicants who have been given and have accepted an unconditional offer from UCL but are having some difficulty in obtaining full scholarships.

If you feel you are eligible for this scholarship please:
    * Write a two page statement of the value of this course to your personal development in your chosen field of work.
    * Write a statement of funding applications you have made.
    * Provide details of any sponsorships you have been awarded and
    * Please return these along with a completed Scholarship application form by 10th July 2010.

For more information and application: CIHD Virtual Scholarship

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