Wolfson OCS Scholarship for Kenyans At the University of Cambridge In UK

Wolfson OCS Scholarship for Kenyans At the University of Cambridge In UK

The Wolfson OCS Scholarship for Kenyans is now open to students from Kenya who want to undertake a one-year taught postgraduate or masters course at the University of Cambridge in UK beginning in October 2016.

Degree: One-year taught postgraduate or Masters

Subject: Any subject

Eligibility and Conditions

  • This scholarship is only available for citizens of Kenya
  • Applicants should require financial assistance in order to study at Cambridge, and should mark Wolfson College as their first-choice college
  • Applicants should intend to return to Kenya at the end of their postgraduate study.

Worth of Award

  • University Composition Fee
  • College Fee
  • Annual stipend sufficient for a single person (total up to a maximum of £30,000)

Funding partners: Oxford and Cambridge Society of Kenya and Wolfson College

How to Apply

  • Initial application must be made to the University of Cambridge via the normal Graduate Admission and Scholarship Application Form. See prospectus for details
  • Make it clear in your personal statement in Section B of the GRADSAF how you believe you meet any specific criteria of the scholarship
  • In the section on ‘Personal funds’ that you have available, you should include significant income from all sources, including salaries, business profit, rents, dividends etc.
  • Scholarships are normally awarded to candidates selected first on financial need, and second on academic strength and potential

Deadline: December 2, 2015.

For more information, and to apply, visit their website by clicking here.

6 Comments

  1. Shamshadin kassim omer

    October 7, 2015 at 6:04 PM

    My name is Shamshadin Kassim Omer. I was graduated from jigjiga university, Ethiopia by BSC of electrical & computer engineering. please help me to get scholarship for masters degree related to electrical & computer engineering (communication stream). please contact me by Phone number: +251920905316. Email: shadokassim@gmail.com

  2. okello Patrick

    October 17, 2015 at 6:07 AM

    Please keep me posted on LLM Scholarships.

  3. Zakarie abdinasir

    October 17, 2015 at 4:37 PM

    May name zakarie abdinasir i am somali i need to scholarship becouse i complete high school may parent have not money which to joining university there fore please and please help me may phone number +252907359377 or email sakariye2500@gmail.com

  4. Elize Malika Hari

    October 27, 2015 at 10:54 PM

    Well am sitting for my K.C.S.E, and i was thinking, can i apply for this Scholarship,, i want to do Mass COMMUNICATION

  5. teshale mengistu

    October 28, 2015 at 10:26 AM

    Hello my dear, my name is teshale mengistu from ethiopia. am graduated from jimma university in BA digree in sociology.I want to join this scholarship in position. please contact me 0910944757/0911003802

  6. mohamed

    January 7, 2016 at 9:52 PM

    dear.let me to join your university iam highly interesting for being attending.waiting from you hope.

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