As other Scottish universities University of Stirling is also offering Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries for its one-year taught postgraduate Masters Courses. Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries are awarded for the payment of tuition fees for one-year taught postgraduate Masters Courses offered by a Scottish university. The University of Stirling has been allocated four Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries for academic year 2013/14. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their merit and promise, and of their financial circumstances.
About Scholarship: Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries are awarded for the payment of tuition fees for one-University of Stirling logoyear taught postgraduate Masters Courses offered by a Scottish university. The bursaries aim to enable students to enhance their employability in their chosen field, develop their specialist skills or supplement existing ones, thus bettering their career prospects.
The Bursary scheme should not be considered as a step-stone towards PhD study. Applicants must already have been offered and accepted a place to study on a postgraduate taught programme at the University of Stirling in order to be considered, and must meet their conditions of offer in full before the award of a bursary can be confirmed.
Study: Taught postgraduate Masters Courses available at University of Stirling
Course Level: One-year taught postgraduate Masters Courses
Scholarship By: The Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
Eligibility: -To be eligible, applicants must: (a) be of Scottish birth OR
(b) Be of Scottish extraction (have at least one parent born in Scotland) OR
(c) Have been resident in Scotland for a period of at least three years for the purpose of secondary or tertiary education
-One-year taught postgraduate courses may be attended on a part-time basis over two consecutive years.
-Bursaries that have been allocated to a university, but not awarded to any student, will be cancelled, unless the university can award the bursaries to students starting later in the academic year (January for example
Scholarship Open for: Students of Scotland can apply for this scholarship.
Number of awards: The University of Stirling has been allocated four Carnegie-Cameron Taught Postgraduate Bursaries for academic year 2013/14.
Duration: These scholarships are for one-year taught postgraduate Masters Courses.
Value: The value of a Bursary for 2013-14 will be £3,750. If the course fees are under £3,750 the Trust will pay the lower fee amount. If the course fees exceed £3,750, the Trust will only cover fees up to £3,750.
Selection Criteria: Candidates will be selected on the basis of their merit and promise, and of their financial circumstances. The most important selection criteria should be those envisaged by Andrew Carnegie: that the candidates be qualified and deserving, industrious and ambitious, and that they would derive particular benefit from a one-year taught postgraduate degree, which they would be unlikely to attend without the award.
Apply: Applications should be submitted, either in hard copy or by email attachment, to the Head of Student Administration. Those submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
Deadline: 28th June 2013
Further Information: http://www.slu.edu/school-for-professional-studies-home/majors-and-programs