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University of Sheffield

Gaza-Palestine Postgraduate Taught Scholarship

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4000 GBP
United Kingdom
Not specified
Application deadline


University of Sheffield can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

University of Sheffield awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



Full tuition fees + £4,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • accommodation
  • other


The Gaza-Palestine Postgraduate Taught Scholarship is offered for a taught postgraduate student from Gaza.

Applicable programmes


The scholarship cover the cost of tuition, accommodation in a single occupant en-suite room in University halls of residence and a maintenance award of £4,000.


To apply and be considered for the scholarship you must:

  • Be a citizen of Gaza
  • Be self-funding and classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes
  • Hold a conditional or unconditional offer from the University of Sheffield before the application deadline to study a full-time postgraduate taught Master's course starting in September.

Points to note

  • Distance learning and part-time students are not eligible for the scholarship.
  • The scholarship cannot be awarded in conjunction with any other scholarships, discounts or rewards from the University or external sources.
  • Full terms and conditions will be sent to the successful applicant when the award is confirmed. 

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom



Study experience required





Application deadline

Not specified

Applying for the scholarship is a competitive process and not all applications are successful; a panel of senior members of staff will select the strongest application.

The panel will be looking to see in particular if you have:

Provided a clear rationale for applying for a postgraduate course at the University of Sheffield.

Outlined challenges to academic progress and detailed how these barriers have been overcome successfully.

Clearly articulated future ambitions; these goals relate to the postgraduate degree you have applied for, and how your learning will benefit others.


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