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SOAS University of London

Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS) Master’s Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
15340 GBP
Grant
United Kingdom
Location
07 Jun 2025
Application deadline

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Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

Full tuition waiver + £15,340 minimum

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • other

Description

SOAS is pleased to announce the new Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS) Master’s Scholarship which is generously funded entirely through donations. 

There is one scholarship available for 2024/25 which has been established to support a student ordinarily resident in Palestine to study any taught master’s programme at SOAS. Preference given to students ordinarily resident in Gaza and elsewhere in the Occupied Palestinian Territories as defined by FCDO (consisting of two separate land areas: the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip). 

Applicable programmes

Benefits

This scholarship will cover tuition fees in full and provide a stipend of £15,340 minimum. 

Eligibility

  • The scholarship is open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in Palestine 
  • Priority will be given to those ordinarily resident in Gaza and elsewhere in the Occupied Palestinian Territories as defined by FCDO (consisting of two separate land areas: the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip). 
  • Applicants must hold a minimum 2:1 bachelor’s degree.
  • Students will need to meet the SOAS's standard English entry requirements.
  • Scholarship applicants must have applied to SOAS but are not required to have received an offer of admissions by the scholarship deadline. An unconditional offer will need to have been received by the time the relevant panel meets to discuss scholarship applications. 
  • Please note that this scholarship does not cover funding for pre-sessional courses. 

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

United Kingdom

Nationality

Palestinian

Study experience required

Bachelor

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

07 Jun 2025

Scholarship applications must be received no later than 12:00 PM (midday) UK local time on 7th June.  

You must submit a complete application of your programme as soon as possible and then submit an application for this scholarship in order to be considered. Please note that complete applications for admissions can take up to 4 weeks to be considered by the Department, although this duration can vary depending on the time of the year. You should be prepared to wait up to 6 weeks in busy periods.  

You will need to have an unconditional offer for your programme by the time the Scholarship Panel meet. 

Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. 

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