Are you a talented student or alumnus of the University of Kent looking to pursue a Master’s degree in Sociology, Criminology, or International Social Policy? If so, we have great news for you! The University of Kent is offering the “Alumni Excellence Master’s Scholarship – SSPSSR” for the academic year 2023.
What is the scholarship about?
This prestigious scholarship aims to recognize the potential and abilities of students and alumni of the University of Kent. It provides financial support to help them pursue a Master’s degree at the School of Social Policy, Sociology, and Social Research (SSPSSR).
Who is eligible?
To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to meet the following criteria:
- You must be in the final year of your undergraduate bachelor’s degree at the University of Kent or have already completed your bachelor’s degree at Kent.
- You must have applied to study one of the eligible taught Master’s courses within SSPSSR.
- You should have received an offer to study one of the specified courses by the scholarship application deadline.
- You must submit a scholarship application by the given deadline to be considered for the award.
Which Master’s courses are covered?
The scholarship applies to the following taught Master’s courses in SSPSSR, with entry in September 2023:
- MA Criminology
- MA Sociology
- MA Methods of Social Research
- MA International Social Policy (one year MA only)
- MA Philanthropic Studies
What is the value of the scholarship?
The value of the scholarship depends on your academic performance in your bachelor’s degree. Here are the details: For students with a First-Class Honours classification in their Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kent:
- Home students: £2,500 tuition fees reduction
- EU* students: £3,250 tuition fees reduction
- Overseas* students: £4,500 tuition fees reduction
For students with an Upper Second Class (2.1) Honours classification in their Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kent:
- Home students: £1,500 tuition fees reduction
- EU* students: £2,000 tuition fees reduction
- Overseas* students: £3,000 tuition fees reduction
The scholarship is open to all nationalities, so students from any country can apply.
How to apply?
If you meet the eligibility criteria and wish to apply for this scholarship, you must submit your application before the deadline on 31st August 2023. Please remember that your application is necessary to be considered for this fantastic opportunity.
Don’t miss out on this chance to further your education and make your mark in the fields of Sociology, Criminology, or International Social Policy. Apply for the Alumni Excellence Master’s Scholarship at the University of Kent and take a step closer to achieving your academic and career goals. Good luck!