1. To be considered for the scholarship, you must be a national of any of the following countries:
2. If you have an existing UK postgraduate qualification will not be eligible.
3. You must hold a conditional or unconditional offer for a postgraduate full-time taught Masters programme commencing at Aston University in September 2017.
4. You will have a strong academic record, having been awarded or expected to complete with the equivalent of:
Applications should be sent to IntScholarships@aston.ac.uk with the subject title "Santander Masters Scholarships 2017".
You should include a 500 word essay, outlining why you would benefit from the scholarship and the difference it would make to your studies. You should also include why you would be a suitable person to work with the International Office.
Please also attach a scanned copy of your passport showing your nationality.
The closing date for scholarship applications is Friday, 30th June 2017 and the decision of the panel will be final.
The successful scholars will be notified within 2 weeks of the closing date.
They will work with the International Office to provide information which can be used for promotional purposes, as well as regularly update a blog, which has to be created from the beginning of an academic year at Aston. The work will be used across the University, including the Academic School and the Development & Alumni Relations Office.