Overview: The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme supports outstanding students from transition and emerging economies throughout Africa, Asia and South America to pursue a graduate degree at Oxford University.
Study Level: Masters
Area of study: Eligible graduate programmes related to agriculture, health care, environmental and water management, economic, public and foreign policy. See the official website for the complete list.
Scholarship Value: 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (at least £13,863)
Requirements: You should be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford.
You must be ordinarily resident in one of the eligible countries (see above).
You should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence once your course is completed.
Successful applicants must demonstrate an interest in serving the global community through their chosen field of work. You should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, explaining how you see your professional work contributing to the improvement of public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level.
How to Apply: In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must select the Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme in the Funding section of the University’s graduate application form and submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course (8 January or 22 January 2016).
You must also complete a Weidenfeld Scholarships Questionnaire and upload it, together with your graduate application form, by the deadline, in order for your application to be complete.
Deadline: 8 or 22 January 2016, depending on your course
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