Good news! Beit Trust Scholarships at the University of Leeds are currently open. The University calls for applications for Beit Trust Postgraduate Scholarships at the University of Leeds in the UK for the 2021/2022 academic session.
Beit Trust Scholarships at the University of Leeds provides numerous awards and is open to candidates domiciled in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe to embark on a one-year taught Master’s program which meets the objectives of the program to provide long-term benefit for their own nation, with the exception of the Master’s of Business Administration (MBA).
Deadline: Applications for Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds close February 12, 2021.
Institution: University of Leeds
Program Location: UK
Study Level: Master’s
Benefits of Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds
- Fees, tuition expenses and related academic expenditures. These are paid by the Trust straight to the universities.
- A personal stipend, index linked in agreement with guidance from an independent authority, covering maintenance support.
- Other stipends are paid for arrival, a laptop and a return flight home.
- Tickets are provided for the initial journey to the place of study and on the final return (Economy Class).
- No stipends are paid for spouses and other family members.
Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds – Eligibility
- For candidates who are citizens and are presently living in Malawi, Zambia or Zimbabwe who have applied to full-time Taught Master’s courses. Candidates must already possess a degree of equivalent standard to a good UK second class honors degree. Some work or professional experience is strongly suggested.
- By Act of Parliament, the Beit Trust supports ONLY scholars who are citizens of Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, and who presently reside there. In addition, the Trust cannot consider submissions from persons who have already begun a course.
- All candidates (except medical and veterinary doctors) must be below 30 years of age on 31 December of the year of application. Some experience of work after completion of a first degree is strongly suggested. Doctors and vets must be below 35 years of age on 31 December of the application year. They should have accomplished 18 months of internship, and a one-year, preferably rural, posting in the pertinent country.
- The Trust does not consider candidates for MBAs.
How to Apply for Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds
The next round of Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds will be granted for the academic session beginning September 2021 for universities in the UK.
The process for applying for a Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds is as follows:
- Only citizens of Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, who are also inhabitant in and intend to return to those nations, are qualified to apply;
- It takes a one-year taught Master’s Degree (to UK universities) for applicatiob; and a two-year taught Master’s in South Africa;
- Applications should be made straight to the partner universities itemized above, and only to those universities, through their websites and in the period starting September 2019 (although some application windows do not open until October. Their websites will guide you);
- As long as the courses to be pursued are accessible, you may apply to above one Partner University at a time. Without a doubt, we recommend you do so, to upsurge your chances of acceptance, and to widen the scholarship opportunities accessible;
- The minute you have a conditional acceptance or an offer from your selected partner university, you should apply as quick as possible to The Beit Trust for a scholarship, using this
To get a help for tracking potentially qualified applicants, would you please:
- Inform the relevant university, as part of your study application, that you will be approaching the Beit Trust for scholarship funding. Please show your work or professional experience;
- Inform the Trust once you have submitted an application to a partner university;
- Notify the Trust which course you’ve applied for;
- Confirm your nationality to the Trust;
- Zimbabweans and Malawians should send their application forms to [email protected]
- Zambians should send theirs to [email protected]
Click here for more details and to apply for Beit Trust Scholarships at University of Leeds.