Rhodes Global Scholarship 2019

Rhodes Global Scholarship 2019 is open for Student not belonging to Rhodes Member Countries. The scholarship allows Masters, PhD level programm(s) in the field of subject at postgraduate level taught at University of Oxford . The deadline of the scholarship is July 31, 2019

The Rhodes Scholarship is the oldest (first awarded in 1902) and perhaps most prestigious international scholarship programme, enabling outstanding young people from around the world to study at the University of Oxford.

The Rhodes Trust, based at the University of Oxford, brings together and develops exceptional people from all over the world, and in all fields of study, who are impatient with the way things are and have the courage to act.

Degree Level: The Rhodes Global scholarship will provide Masters or PhD level scholarship funding to students.

Available Subjects: Any full-time postgraduate degree (including the BA with senior status over two years) at the University of Oxford are open under this scholarship programm.

Scholarship Benefits: Rhodes Global Scholarship is a fully funded scholarship. The scholarship will cover

  • All University and College fees
  • the University application fee
  • a living stipend (£15,144 per annum 2018-19)
  • one economy class airfare to Oxford at the start of the scholarship and one economy flight back to the student’s home country at the conclusion of the scholarship.

The tenure of the Scholarship is two years, subject always to satisfactory academic performance and personal conduct. Subject to an application process, the Scholarship may be extended for a third year for those who take a recognised route to the DPhil (PhD).

Eligible Nationalities: Scholarship is open for Students who are not from existing Rhodes constituencies.

Eligibility Criteria: 

a. Nationality/citizenship: Eligibility to any other Rhodes Scholarship renders you ineligible to apply for a Global Scholarship, i.e. if you are eligible to apply via any existing Rhodes Constituency, you must apply there. Please also see the information online regarding inter-jurisdictional consideration – it may be in your interest to pursue that route rather than to apply for a Global Scholarship, which will likely be the most competitive Scholarships offered by the Rhodes Trust.

b. Age: You must have reached your 19th and not have passed your 25th birthday on 1 October 2020, which means you must have been born after 30 September 1995 and on or before 1 October 2001.

c. Academic achievement: You must have completed (or will have completed by June / July 2020) an undergraduate degree with a First Class or minimum GPA minimum of 3.70 out of 4.0 (or equivalent). Please note carefully the requirements for your chosen course at Oxford, which may be higher still. Successful candidates typically feature within the top few ranks of their graduating classes.

d. English language: You must have a sufficiently high standard of English to meet the English language proficiency requirements (at the Higher Level listed) of the University of Oxford.

Application Procedure:

You will not be able to submit your application for the Global Scholarship without prior nomination by your University. Each university has a limited number of nominations that they can make each year. You must register the most appropriate nominator via the application form. Once their nomination has been received, you will be permitted to submit your form.You can apply online from 01 June 2019 at the Application page via the scholarships tab.

Dedaline: 31 July 2019.

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