Application Deadline: October 15 2014
A number of Reach Oxford scholarships (formerly Oxford Student Scholarships) are offered to students from low-income countries who, for political or financial reasons, or because suitable educational facilities do not exist, cannot study for a degree in their own countries.
- Applicants must be nationals of countries who receive official development assistance from the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD):
- This scheme is only suitable for candidates of the highest academic ability who have outstanding examination results. However, financial need and social commitment are also major criteria for selection.
- Applicants should be intending to return to their country of ordinary residence following their studies.
- Priority will be given to students who have not studied at undergraduate level before.
- All subjects except medicine
- 3 or 4 years depending on course length
- University fees and college fees, a grant for living expenses and one return air fare per year
- To be confirmed
How do I apply?
- You must make an application to the University through UCAS by 15 October and be successful in gaining a place.
- You will then need to complete a separate scholarship application form and arrange for two references to be submitted on your behalf.
- Scholars will be expected to write an annual report about their academic and social activities, and achievements at the University.
- Receipt of the award in subsequent years is subject to satisfactory academic progress.
- Applicants should be aware that competition for the scheme is very high and the University does not have additional funding for those candidates who are not offered a scholarship
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