The University of Kent, Paris Taught MA Scholarship Fund
Up to £5,000
The University of Kent, Paris is pleased to announce a scholarship fund worth £25,000 for taught Masters students studying during the academic year 2016/17.
Please find below the conditions and criteria of the scholarship fund and how to apply.
The scholarship fund is open to applicants who have been offered a place on any of the Kent, Paris MA programmes for the academic year starting in September 2016, whether split-site (Canterbury and Paris) or Paris only. It is open only to applicants intending to study full-time. UK, EU and overseas fee paying students are all eligible. Candidates will be assessed on academic excellence, and will usually hold by July 2016 a first-class Bachelors degree in a relevant subject, or hold by July 2016 an equivalent non-UK qualification or a Masters degree at merit or distinction in a relevant subject or equivalent. Paris Scholarships to the value of £5,000 will be awarded to outstanding applicants able to demonstrate a high level of academic achievement, clear intellectual ambition and the potential to make a strong contribution to their chosen MA programme.
How to apply
Candidates must have received a conditional or unconditional offer of a place on one of the Kent, Paris programmes. Candidates must send a letter of motivation, not exceeding 500 words, stating why they wish to join their chosen Kent, Paris MA programme and how this fits into their longer term plans. The letter of motivation should be saved with the following file name: FirstnameSURNAME_application number_letter of motivation, for example: CatherineWOOD_123456789_letter of motivation.doc The letter should be addressed to the Academic Director of Paris programmes and sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org  with the subject line: Scholarship application Firstname SURNAME application number, for example: Scholarship application Catherine WOOD 123456789 ·The opening date for accepting applications is Friday 1 April 2016. Please do not send scholarship applications before this date.
The deadline for this scholarship for 2016/17 has passed. Details for 2017/18 will be published here when available.