DICE MSc Burnett Scholarships

We are pleased to announce the inaugural Burnett Scholarship scheme for 2024/25 for the DICE Masters' course for applicants from Africa's KAZA region.

Through the generosity of the Notsew Orm Sands Foundation, we are offering up to six scholarships in 2024, and for the next two years. The successful applicant will receive a fully funded studentship on our taught Masters’ course in Conservation Science.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be nationals of, or have official refugee status in, Angola, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia or Zimbabwe.
  • Have at least two years of work experience in the conservation sector.
  • Be in possession of a good undergraduate degree, with a minimum of a UK 2:1 or equivalent.
  • Meet the UK Visas and Immigration specifications and University of Kent English language requirements.

Scholarship details

The Scholarship covers full tuition fees, a monthly stipend and travel expenses to and from the UK. The scholarship is for the Taught Master’s course offered at DICE in Conservation Science starting in September 2024.

Application process

To apply, please send a 1-page cover letter and a 2-page CV to dicescholarship@kent.ac.uk by Monday 22nd April 2024.

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