Two full scholarships are available for applicants who are applying to full-time Masters or DPhil courses in any subject. You must be ordinarily resident in one of the following countries:
Sub-Saharan Africa: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Eligible candidates ordinarily resident in South Africa may also be considered. If you are resident in an eligible country outside of the EEA, you should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence upon completion of your studies. Priority will be given to applicants who have not previously studied in the US or UK.
The scholarship covers course fees, college fees and a grant for living costs of at least £14,553. Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course. The scholarship is funded by the Dulverton Trust, which is an independent, charitable, grant-making organization established in 1949.
There is no separate application process for this scholarship: to be considered, submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. Selection is expected to take place by the end of May 2018. Please see the Standard scholarship selection terms for more information about the application and selection process.