The British Council, Scotland is giving out scholarships to students from Commonwealth counties in Literature and Creative writing. This scholarship will cover summer school’s course, accommodation fees, tuition fees, most meals, a social and cultural program and full use of facilities of Edinburg University’s library. The deadline for scholarship application is 21st March 2014.
An addition to SUISS in 2014, the British Council Scotland Commonwealth Scholarships is supported by the generosity of British Council Scotland to celebrate the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland. They are intended to enable gifted literature and creative writing students from Commonwealth countries to attend the school.
They are intended to support gifted students from Commonwealth countries who would otherwise be unable to attend the summer school. Applications for this scholarship are now invited from undergraduate or postgraduate students in British and/ or Irish Literature and Creative Writing. Please find below a list of commonwealth countries eligible for this award:
Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Cameroon Cyprus, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, The Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica , Kenya , Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and The Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone , Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Virgin Islands (British), Zambia and South Africa.
What the scholarship covers
This scholarship will cover summer school’s course, accommodation fees, tuition fees, most meals, a social and cultural program and full use of facilities of Edinburg University’s library.
Fields of study
Scholarships are awarded for literature and creative writing courses at Scottish Universities’ International Summer School.
How to apply
Please send applications directly by post to the SUISS Administrator or sent by email. If you are applying by email, please download the application form and scan all pages that require a signature. Clickfor more information on how to apply.
Scholarship application deadline
The deadline for scholarship application is 21st March 2014.