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Countries in Crisis Scholarship

Full-time: available
Part-time: not available
Prospective students: available
Current students: not available
Entry year: 2013/14
Undergraduate: not available
Postgraduate taught: available
Postgraduate research: not available
2 scholarships available
Application deadline: 10 June 2013

About the scholarship

These scholarships are to aid students in financial hardship due to the fact that they are domiciled in a country that is in crisis as a result of the political situation, war, natural disaster etc.

Please do not apply for this scholarship until you've been offered a place to study at the University of Bradford. 

Eligibility criteria

Students from the list of countries below are invited to apply for these scholarships. However in extreme circumstances applications from students from other countries will be considered by the panel.

Students must be on a full-time Master's programme (not MBA) and be self-funded. Students must be studying based at the University of Bradford i.e. distance learning students are not eligible to apply.

Eligible countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Angola
  • Bangladesh
  • Burundi
  • Burma/Myanmar
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Colombia
  • Congo (Peoples Republic)
  • Congo, Democratic Republic
  • Djibouti
  • Timor Leste (East Timor)
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Georgia
  • Guinea
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Kenya
  • Korea (North), Democratic Peoples Republic of
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar; Malagasy Republic
  • Malawi
  • Maldive Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Palestine; West Bank; Gaza Strip inc E Jerusa
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somali Democratic Republic
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe


Payment amount & frequency

Full tuition fees and accommodation in The Green will be covered plus £3,500 per annum living costs to be paid in three instalments – October, January and April. Each scholarship is worth approximately £20,000.

There will be five Bestway Foundation Scholarships for students from Pakistan, there will be a further 2 scholarships available for students from the other countries listed above.

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

Closing date: 10 June 2013.

Find out more

The Scholarship panel will consider your application in July. You will be informed of the decision mid-July.

Successful students must agree to be featured on the scholarships section of the University website and be included in other promotional materials such as the prospectus.

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