David Sainsbury International MSc Scholarship in Global Plant Health

David Sainsbury International MSc Scholarship in Global Plant Health

​The Sainsbury Laboratory (TSL) offers the prestigious David Sainsbury International MSc Scholarship in Global Plant Health to a limited number of applicants on the MSc in Global Plant Health.

Each scholarship will cover up to:

  • the full cost of the tuition fee (£29,000 for 2021-22)

  • maintenance grant (£15,609 at the UKRI postgraduate researcher stipend level for 2021-22)

  • an additional £4,000 for travel costs (subject to valid economy class travel receipts)
     

Eligibility

You are eligible for a David Sainsbury Scholarship under these Terms if you meet all these criteria:

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees
  • Maintenance

Years Available

  • 2021

Criteria

  • Socioeconomic Related

School/Faculty

  • Faculty of Science

Course

MSc in Global Plant Health

Country / Region

  • Any

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Afghanistan
  • Angola
  • Armenia
  • Bangladesh
  • Benin
  • Bolivia
  • Bhutan
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cape Verde
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
  • Cote DIvoire
  • Djibouti
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea, Democratic Peoples Republic of
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao Peoples Democratic Republic
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Micronesia, Federated States of
  • Moldova, Republic of
  • Mongolia
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Philippines
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Swaziland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tunisia
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Viet Nam
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Further Criteria

You are a national of or domiciled in a least-developed, low-income, or lower-middle-income country or territory as defined by the Overseas Development Agency Development Assistance Committee (DAC) list.

Restrictions with other scholarships

Students enrolled on the MSc in Global Plant Health are not eligible for other UEA Scholarships

Application Process

​Provided you meet the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be considered for the scholarship, on a competitive basis - no separate application is required.

You will be evaluated for the scholarship based on the same criteria used to evaluate your application to enrol on the course:

  • your academic achievement, awards and potential

  • knowledge and experience of plant pathology, plant biology, microbiology and data science

  • leadership, management, entrepreneurship and relevant lab skills

  • independent study and teamwork

 

Deadline

To be consider for this scholarship, you need to apply for your place on the MSc in Global Plant Health by Wednesday 30 June 2021.