British Council GREAT Scholarship: China, Egypt, Ghana, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Thailand

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How to apply

Applications for the British Council GREAT scholarship should be made via your applicant portal. You will only be able to apply for the GREAT Scholarship once you have received an offer for your programme from the University of Kent.

In order to be considered for this award, you will need to submit the following:

  • an essay of no more than 500 words about a topic you have studied previously and why you found it interesting. This topic should be related to or have inspired you to apply for your chosen degree programme.

This document should be uploaded in word or pdf format only, other formats will be rejected. 

If you have applied for a programme with the Medway School of Pharmacy, please email international@kent.ac.uk

Scholarships will be awarded based on the information provided on your application to the University of Kent, together with the clear thinking and motivation shown in the submitted essay.
Candidates will be informed of the outcome of this award by 31st June 2021. If you have not been contacted by this date you should assume you have been unsuccessful.

 The University of Kent reserves the right not to allocate the awards if the selection panel identifies no suitable candidates.


The British Council GREAT Scholarship is subject to full terms and conditions which will be provided to successful candidates at the point of award.

If you have any questions regarding the International Scholarships, then please contact international@kent.ac.uk.