The Aziz Foundation is pleased to announce it is offering a Master’s degree scholarship at Regent’s Park College, University of Oxford for the 2018-19 academic year.
The scholarship offers a unique opportunity for an exceptional student active in British Muslim communities and keen to build bridges with all parts of British society.
Scholarships Number and Award:
The scholarship will cover tuition and living expenses for a year, up to a maximum of £25,000 in total. It may be applied either to a one-year Master’s degree course, or to one year (only) of a two year Master’s course.
Education Level & Subject:
Full list of courses are following;
British and European History
Economic and Social History
Environmental Change and Management
Global and Imperial History
Global Governance and Diplomacy
History of Art and Visual Culture
International Human Rights Law
Islamic Art and Archaeology
Islamic Studies and History;
Nature, Society and Environmental Governance
Study of Religion
World Literatures in English
-Applicants should meet all of the following requirements:
-Have, or be expected to achieve, an upper second class or equivalent undergraduate degree from a reputable, internationally recognised university.
-Be active within a Muslim community and their wider local community, and demonstrate a desire to develop intellectual skills within a multi-faith/secular environment.
-Be able to demonstrate long-term commitment to community/societal development and good relations work through public leadership.
-Be eligible for Home/EU fee status at the University.
-A statement of no more than 1,000 words setting out how you meet the criteria above, addressing also how you hope to use this scholarship for your future work.
-A tailored CV detailing your qualifications and work history (no longer than 2 pages).
-A short covering letter setting out which course you are intending to apply for, and if relevant, the focus/specialism of the course.
-A copy of the University application (referred to at Step 1 – it is possible to download this once completed).
How to Apply:
Step 1 – Apply to the University for a Course of Study
Step 2 – Apply to the College for the Scholarship
Step 3 – Attend the Interview
January 19, 2018