Designation/Position- Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme
Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust invites application for Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme from eligible and interested candidates
About- This scholarship is part of the Oxford Graduate Scholarships, which were established through a new innovative blending funding initiative to enable the creation of fully funded scholarships for graduate students of the highest caliber from around the world. The University contributes 40% of the funds for these scholarships, along with 60% from generous donations provided by supporters of the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust, including the Fondation Hoffmann. Fondation Hoffmann is a Swiss-based grant-making institution that supports the emergence and expansion of concrete projects that address the global problems of today’s societies. Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme
Research/Job Area- Various
You must be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford.
To be eligible for consideration for this scholarship, applicants must be successful in offering a spot in their course after considering applications received prior to the corresponding January deadline for the course. Course requests that are held after the January deadline to be reevaluated with applications received before the March deadline or course requests that have been placed on a waiting list are not eligible for scholarship consideration. .
If you are shortlisted for the scholarship, you will be asked to participate in an interview, which will likely take place online in April / May 2021.
Please review the information below to see the complete list of eligible courses. You must also be ordinarily resident in one of the eligible countries listed.
Some Eligible courses:
- MSc Biodiversity, Conservation and Management
- MSc Computer Science
- MSc Energy Systems
- MSc Environmental Change and Management
- MSc Global Health Science
- MSc International Health and Tropical Medicine
- MSc Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing
- MSc Social Science of the Internet
- MSc Sustainability, Enterprise and the Environment
- MSc Water Science, Policy and Management
Eligible Regions: Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile China China Tibet China, Hong Kong SAR China, Macau SAR Colombia Comoros Congo, Dem. Rep. Congo, Rep. Costa Rica Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji French Guiana Gabon Gambia, The Georgia Ghana Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Iran Iraq Israel Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Korea (North) Korea (South) Kosovo Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao PDR Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Macedonia, FYR Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar (Burma) Namibia Nauru Nepal Niger Nigeria Oman Pakistan Palau Palestinian territories Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Qatar Réunion Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Helena Samoa São Tomé and Príncipe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sri Lanka St Kitts and Nevis St Lucia St. Vincent and the Grenadines Sudan Suriname Swaziland Syria Taiwan (Republic of China) Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste (East Timor) Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Vietnam Western Sahara Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe.
Benefits : The Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarship and Leadership Program cultivates the leaders of tomorrow by providing university graduates and outstanding professionals from developing and emerging economies the opportunity to pursue fully funded graduate study at the University of Oxford, combined with a comprehensive program of leadership development, mentoring and long-term networking.
The scholarship will cover 100% of the course fees and a grant for living expenses (of at least £ 15,285). Prizes are awarded for the full duration of your payment for the agreed course.
Decisions are expected to be made by the end of May 2021. If you have not heard from us by this time, then please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we regret that we are unable to contact unsuccessful applicants individually or provide feedback on applications.
How to Apply-
In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must select the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme in the University of Oxford Scholarships section of the University’s graduate application form and submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course. See the relevant course page for the deadline applicable to your course.
You must also complete a Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships Statement and upload it, together with your graduate application form, by the deadline.
For a definition of ordinary residency and further details on how to complete this section of the graduate application form, please see the Nationality and Ordinary residence sections of the graduate application form and the advice contained with the Application Guide.
Last Date for Apply– 31 January 2021