University of Sussex offers an unlimited number of masters scholarships to encourage high achieving Sussex undergraduates to stay with us to study for a full-time masters degree. The scholarships are available to students graduating from Sussex and progressing immediately on to full-time masters studies at the University (excluding courses at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School and IDS). The application deadline is 1 August 2014.
Study Subject (s): Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses (excluding courses at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School and IDS) offered by the University of Sussex.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree level at University of Sussex.
Scholarship Provider: University of Sussex, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
Eligibility: In order to be considered for a Sussex Graduate Scholarship you must meet all of the following criteria:
-Applicants must be a University of Sussex graduate progressing immediately onto an eligible full-time Masters degree in 2014.
-Applicants must achieve a first- or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree from the University of Sussex in 2014.
-Applicants must have applied for your chosen full-time masters degree by 1 August 2014 and have accepted and met the conditions of your offer; and
-Applicants must meet the University’s entrance requirements
-The scholarship relates to all full-time taught masters degree courses at the University of Sussex (e.g. MA, MSc, LLM) excluding the following courses:Postgraduate diplomas (including Common Professional Examination (CPE), Law and Economics), Masters degrees in Social Work (if receiving a bursary), Social Work post qualifying Masters degrees, PGCE courses and schools direct teaching courses, MSc Automotive Engineering, MA degrees in IDS apart from the MA Gender and Development and the MA in Climate Change and Development, Masters degrees at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. In addition, masters students who are funded by the research councils (e.g. those receiving ESRC 1+3 funding are not eligible).
Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/EU and International Students can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship Description: University is proud to offer an unlimited number of Masters scholarships to encourage high achieving Sussex undergraduates to stay with us to study for a full-time Masters degree. The scholarships are available to students graduating from Sussex and progressing immediately on to full-time Masters studies at the University (excluding courses at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School and IDS). The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic performance and only for the first year of postgraduate studies in the case of two year full-time masters degrees and 1+3 courses. If you achieve a first-class honours degree you are eligible for a £3,000 award. If you achieve an upper second-class honours degree you are eligible for a £2,000 award.
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): Scholarships will be offered for duration of the course.
What does it cover? Total offer will be of £3,000 for first class honours degree and £2,000 for upper second-class honours degree.
Selection criteria: The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic performance.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Candidate must apply for admission to an eligible masters course via the University’s PG Apply online application system before 1 August 2014. If you are made an offer, you will be asked to indicate your interest in the Sussex Graduate Scholarship when you accept your offer online. If you have already accepted your offer, you will be asked to log in and do this later.
Deadline: The application deadline is 1 August 2014.