University of Dundee Scholarship for Female Africans

The University of Dundee is inviting female applicants from Liberia, Nigeria and Ghana to apply for Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Scholarship. These+ awards will be given to students who are undertaking a one year taught master programme in the academic year 2017-2018.The aim of the scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality.The University of Dundee is a public research university based in the city and Royal burgh of Dundee on the east coast of the central Lowlands of Scotland.

Title: Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa Scholarship

Eligibility criteria

  • Criteria for awarding the scholarship is as follows:
  • The applicant must be a Liberian, Nigerian, Ghanaian country national citizen
  • The applicant must be permanently resident in Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana at the time of application
  • The applicant must be female
  • Applicants will be selected on the basis of their merit and potential evidenced by their personal statement.


  • Female applicants from Liberia, Nigeria or Ghana are eligible to apply.


  • Entrance Requirement: The minimum requirement for the majority of taught postgraduate programmes is an undergraduate Honours degree.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.


  • Scholarships are available for pursuing a postgraduate programme.
  • Scholarship is awarded in all subjects offered by the university.
  • Total sum of £20,000 will be awarded.
  • Help with tuition and living expenses

Closing Date
25th November,2016.

Note: Scholarship can be taken in the UK

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