Funding for 2014/15 entry will be advertised at the beginning of 2014
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme
Lancaster Environment Centre will once again be offering one Commonwealth Shared Scholarship for the academic year 2014-15. This scholarship is available to nationals of West African countries applying for the MSc Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation programme. For further details on eligibility and conditions of the award please see: http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/apply/shared-scholarships/
This scholarship will cover all costs associated with studying at Lancaster, including tuition fees and a monthly stipend to cover living expenses. The cost of travel to Lancaster University and the return to your home country is also included. There will be significant competition for this scholarship: LEC will award the scholarship, in consultation with the Commonwealth Scholarships Commission, to the most outstanding West African candidate for the MSc Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation programme. To be considered you must meet all the entry requirements and have been offered a place on this programme.
Applications must be made through the University’s online application system no later than Friday 28 February 2014, and you must indicate on your application that you are applying for a specific award. You must also complete an EAS form on the Commonwealth Studies Commission website, immediately following the submission of your application to Lancaster University. If you do not do this, your application will not be considered.
We will not accept applications received after February 28 2014.
Other Funding Sources
British Hydrological Society MSc Studentships:
Studentships will be advertised on the BHS website (http://www.hydrology.org.uk) in the next few months, with a deadline of next summer
- Eligible Scheme(s): MSc Sustainable Water Management
- Scholarship amount: Several scholarships worth £1,000
- Who can apply: This is open to UK applicants
Further details will be available on this website and the BHS website once the call is open – please monitor
The University website includes a directory of external sources of postgraduate funding.
FindAMasters offering 8 Masters Scholarships for students wishing to start a Masters course in Autumn 2013 at any EU institution.
Peel Trust Studentships are available for the support of prospective or current Lancaster University students. The award is based on academic merit and financial hardship and is up to an individual maximum of £2500.
UK applicants may also wish to consider a Professional and Career Development Loan.