The African Studies Committee offers ORISHA DPhil Scholarships in Humanities for Africans Students who will be Registered as Graduate Students of the Oxford University in Africa 2013-2014.
About Scholarship: The African Studies Committee invites applications for the ORISHA Studentship for research in the Humanities in Africa from persons who will be registered as graduate students of the University from October 2013.
Students may be registered in any of the following disciplines: African Studies, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Archaeology, Development Studies, History, Human Geography, Literature, Politics and International Relations, Religious Studies. Proposals must include a major focus on Africa.
Study Subject: Humanities
Course Level: D.Phil
Scholarship By: The African Studies Committee
Duration: It is applicable for 3 year. Renewal for two and three year periods is subject to satisfactory progress.
Cover: The scholarship will cover college and university fees and a maintenance allowance.
Eligibility: Applicants for the scholarship may be new candidates for admission to the University, or already registered as graduate students. The scholarship can only be awarded to a student who has been accepted for study at the University. Students from African countries are strongly encouraged to apply.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Africans students who will be registered as graduate students of the Oxford University from October 2013 can apply for this scholarship.
Apply: Please email a cover letter clearly stating the Department you have applied.
Deadline: 18 January 2013
Further Information: http://www.africanstudies.ox.ac.uk/prospective_students/scholarships/orisha