Coventry University is a public research university in the city of Coventry, England. The University was formerly known as Lanchester Polytechnic until 1987 and Coventry Polytechnic until it was awarded university status. Coventry University has three campuses: one in the city centre of Coventry, one in Scarborough, North Yorkshire and one in London.
Future Global Leaders Scholarship
Course(s) Offered: Any discipline
Course Level: Undergraduate (bachelors)
Provider: Coventry University
Country to Study in: UK
The University of Coventry has called for international students from countries outside the United Kingdom, who plan to pursue undergraduate studies at the University and also are self-funding to apply for the Future Global Leaders Scholarship
According to the the University’s Deputy Vice Chancellor (International Development), Professor David Pilsbury, the successful candidates of the Global Leaders Scholarship will be awarded to three aspirational international students who can showcase their drive and ambition to become international global leaders of the future.
Eligible students with demonstrable initiatives to become international world leaders of the future are however, encouraged to submit their application for the 2017-2018 Future Global Leaders Scholarship.
In order to be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
- Be an international fee paying and self-funded student
- Have been offered a place to study at one of Coventry University’s full-time undergraduate courses
- Hold at least two of three A-levels at grade A (or hold equivalent qualifications).
- Submit a scholarship application including a statement of support which should not exceed 500 words prior to the application deadline of 30 June 2017.
- Your statement of support should state succinctly the outstanding leadership skills that you have demonstrated prior to study in addition to how you will use the knowledge gained from your chosen degree programme to become a future global leader.
Citizens of ALL countries
Coventry University, UK
Fields of study
Any one of Coventry University’s full-time undergraduate courses
Number of awards
A total of three (3) awards will be granted
This scholarship is applied to the first year of study only. Continuing funding over years 2 and 3 is subject to students passing each year with a minimum average grade of 55% and the attendance legally required to satisfy visa requirements
Each scholarship award is worth up to £10,000. The successful recipients of the awards should be prepared to represent Coventry University as a student advocate alongside their studies.
Method of Application
Before you apply for this scholarship you must have completed an application for a September 2017 course. The scholarship application form will require you to provide your Application ID. You must submit a scholarship application including a statement of support which should not exceed 500 words prior to the application deadline of 30 June 2017.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) to access the application form and for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Application deadline for the September 2017 entry is 30th June 2017
Members of the International Office will consider each application on its merits to create a shortlist. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed by Deputy Vice Chancellor International, Professor David Pilsbury. If shortlisted, be available for a telephone or Skype interview.
Application Deadline: 30 June 2017
Open to International Applicants: Yes