Beit Trust Masters & PhD Scholarships for African Students 2022/2023
The Beit Trust is presenting some of Postgraduate scholarships for studies and research overseas to students from Malawi, Zimbabwe and Zambia.
Application Deadline: eleventh February 2022
Eligible Countries: Malawi, Zambia or Zimbabwe
To be taken at (us of a): United Kingdom or South Africa
Eligible Field of Study: A challenge of the man or woman’s desire suitable to the desires of the useful area
About the Beit Trust Masters & PhD Scholarships: The subsequent spherical of Beit Trust Masters & PhD Scholarships could be presented for the educational yr starting September 2022 for universities with inside the UK; and January 2023 for universities in South Africa. Scholarships for the educational yr starting September 2021 (UK) and January 2022 (SA) have already been presented.
The Beit Trust gives yearly some of Postgraduate Masters or PhD Scholarships overseas for research or studies to graduates who’re domiciled in (the useful area).
Eligibility: The system for making use of for a Beit Trust Masters & PhD Scholarships is as follows:
Only nationals of Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi, who’re also resident in and intend to go back to the ones countries, are eligible to use;
Applications need to be for a one-yr taught Master’s Degree (to UK universities); and a two-yr taught Master’s in South Africa;
Applications need to be made immediately to the accomplice universities indexed above, and only to the ones universities, through their web sites and withinside the duration starting September 2022 (even though a few software home windows do now no longer open till October. Their web sites will manual you);
As lengthy because the publications you desire to pursue are to be had, you could follow to a couple of accomplice college at a time. Indeed, we propose you do so, to boom your possibilities of acceptance, and to increase the scholarship possibilities to be had;
Once you’ve got got a proposal from your selected accomplice college, you need to follow as early as viable to The Beit Trust for a scholarship. When the brand new software window opens, there could be a related software shape here;
The Trust will then sift and shortlist the maximum qualified, for interview via way of means of our country wide choice forums in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
Resources are constrained and the scholarship system competitive. Not all the ones interviewed will always be decided on for a Scholarship. But an interview is crucial to choice;
The Trust will notify the ones decided on for interview of the date, time and region;
The Trust will supply precise weight to individuals who have paintings or different expert experience; have demonstrated a ability to grow to be leaders of their field; are analyzing for a diploma of direct and realistic relevance to the improvement in their us of a; and whose said purpose is to go back to their us of a on the crowning glory in their diploma.
Prospective candidates need to preserve at the least a diploma of sophistication 2.1, i.e. Merit or Distinction.
Only the ones candidates who country that they intend to go back to paintings withinside the applicable us of a upon crowning glory of the scholarship, and who can, if short-indexed, gift themselves for interview earlier than a Beit Postgraduate Scholarship Selection Board in Harare, Blantyre or Lusaka at the start of December, could be taken into consideration.
The selectors favour realistic and beneficial disciplines which can be probably to provide a clean gain to the useful area.
Because in their excessive cost, MBAs and PhDs are very seldom presented with inside the UK, however a taught MBA at a longtime college in South Africa is acceptable.
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship:
Fees and charges of training and associated educational fees are paid via way of means of the Trust direct to the universities.
Payment of a private allowance, index related according with steerage from an impartial authority overlaying renovation support.
Other allowances are paid for arrival, a computer and printing of a thesis, and go back home.
Economy Class air passages are furnished via way of means of the Trust for the preliminary adventure to the region of examine, and for the go back on the give up of the course.
No allowances are paid for spouses or different own circle of relatives members.
Duration of Scholarship: Duration of one yr in UK, and a pair of yrs in SA,
How to Apply for Beit Trust Masters & PhD Scholarships:
For UK Partner University packages:
Make your software for admission immediately to at least one or extra of the Partner Universities indexed above, and only to the ones universities. Please follow through their web sites, so that it will manual you.
Notify the applicable college, as a part of your examine software, that you may be drawing close the Beit Trust for scholarship funding.
As lengthy because the course/s you desire to pursue are to be had, you could follow to a couple of Partner University at a time. Indeed, we propose you do so, to boom your possibilities of acceptance, and to increase the scholarship possibilities to be had.
Once you’ve got got a proposal from your selected Partner University, you need to follow as early as viable to The Beit Trust for a scholarship.
Your software, with all of the helping documents, need to be uploaded through the Scholarship software hyperlink, underneath in green.
You want 3 referees: Academic, Character and Employer (as suitable). They have separate and man or woman bureaucracy, the hyperlink for which need to be forwarded to them via way of means of you, the applicant. The hyperlink will become to be had as soon as you’ve got got submitted your scholarship software shape electronically.
We decide on referees to apply the hyperlink furnished with inside the software shape. If, however, they can only offer their reference via way of means of e-mail, please ahead them the applicable bureaucracy, which you may down load underneath.
Download Academic Reference Form – Download Character Reference Form – Download Employer Reference Form
The finished bureaucracy need to be again immediately from the referee through e-mail to [email protected]
For South African Partner University packages:
Due to the South African University software system beginning after our Scholarship software closing date of eleven February 2022, we are able to take delivery of scholarship packages for South African Universities for the yr 2023/2024 with out a showed provide.
Please observe steps three to 7 above. Where you’re requested to add your college provide letter, please offer as a substitute the info of the course/s and college/s that you may be making use of for, in PDF format. Your scholarship software will then be taken into consideration along the candidates for UK universities, as a part of the equal access yr cohort.
The Trust will sift your software as a part of our choice system. If you’re a success and shortlisted for an interview, you’ll visit the applicable Beit Trust country wide choice Board.
If you’re then presented a scholarship from the Trust – and now no longer all the ones decided on for interview acquire a proposal – you’ll then want to use for access to a South African Partner University (as set out in our website). You can also additionally suggest on your software which you were presented a Beit Scholarship.
Should you get a proposal, we ask which you post it to us as quickly as you acquire it. Should you now no longer achieve success in acquiring a proposal, the scholarship will now no longer, unfortunately, be to be had to you.
It is crucial to undergo all software necessities with inside the Award Webpage (see Link underneath) earlier than making use of.