Scholarships Merit-based
Durham University

Said Foundation Scholarships

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Any
Disciplines
Various benefits
Grant
United Kingdom
Location
28 Oct 2024
Application deadline

About

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Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

Full tuition waiver + other benefits

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • living expenses
  • travel expenses
  • other

Description

The Said Foundation offers twenty postgraduate scholarships annually to outstanding individuals from Syria, Palestine, Lebanon and Jordan who demonstrate the potential to become leaders and innovators of change.

Scholarships are primarily offered for one-year postgraduate courses but in exceptional circumstances, it may be possible to consider applicants for two-year courses.

There are no restrictions on academic subjects but priority will be given to candidates who can demonstrate that their subject will enable them to contribute to the development of their home country.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The Foundation provides full funding, including:

full tuition fees;

full maintenance/living costs for the duration of your course;

an arrival allowance;

a thesis allowance;

visa fees;

IHS fees;

one economy return flight.

Eligibility

Applications are restricted to candidates who are:

  • Lebanese;
  • Jordanian;
  • Palestinian (including Palestinians inside Israel);
  • Syrian.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United Kingdom

Nationality

4 nationalities

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

28 Oct 2024

Submit an online postgraduate academic application directly to Durham University by 28th October.

Submit an online scholarship application via the Said Foundation website.

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