2013-2014 Eni Scholarship for Master Students at St Antony’s College
St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni offered scholarship for the students from Angola, Nigeria and Ghana for pursuing master degree, UK 2013-2014
Study Subject(s):African Studies,Economics for Development,Economic and Social History,Global Governance and Diplomacy,Development Studies, International Relations and Economics
Scholarship Provider: St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility:The scholarships are open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in Angola, Ghana or Nigeria. Preference will be given to applicants whose first degree is from an African university. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of both academic merit and potential, and financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who have clear ambitions to use their accumulated learning to benefit their home country after graduation.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Angola, Nigeria and Ghana
Scholarship Description: St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, in partnership with the international integrated energy company Eni, is offering three students from Angola, Nigeria and Ghana the opportunity to study for a fully funded Master’s degree in 2013-14. This will allow St Antony’s to admit some of the best African students irrespective of means and will add immeasurably to the diverse and intellectual character of the College. This is part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s College to invest in and strengthen African leadership.St Antony’s and Eni are equally keen to provide encouragement and where possible, structured incentives for Eni Scholars to continue their studies or find useful employment back in their home country after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and scholars will be informed of relevant contacts and partnerships as they emerge.
What does it cover?
100% of university and college fees, and an annual grant for living costs (the rate was £12,900 for 12 month courses and £9,675 for 9 month courses in 2012-13). If your scholarship is offered for a course lasting more than one year, the continuation of your scholarship each year is subject to an annual renewal process based upon satisfactory academic progress.
How do I apply?
In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must submit your application for graduate study by the March deadline and you must have secured a conditional or unconditional place on your chosen programme of study by the expected final decision date (May 2013). It would help if you select St Antony’s College in the ‘college choice’ section of the application form, though this is not compulsory. You must also complete an Eni Scholarships application form (available on this website in September 2012) and email it to Kirsty Norton, Assistant College Registrar.
How to Apply: By Electronically
Scholarship Application Deadline: 22 March 2013