NEW: 2020/2021 ENI Scholarship for Africans to Study in the UK

St Antony’s College, University of Oxford in partnership with the international integrated energy giant, Eni, is offering up to three students from ANGOLA, GHANA, MOZAMBIQUE, NIGERIA, or the REPUBLIC OF CONGO(Congo-Brazzaville) the opportunity to study for a fully funded degree in 2020/2021.

APPLICATION DEADLINES: 

  • Deadline to Apply to Oxford University 10th or 24th January 2020
  • Deadline to apply for Eni Scholarship – 9th March 2020.

ABOUT THE AWARD:

These scholarships will allow St Antony’s to admit some of the best African students irrespective of means and will add immeasurably to the diverse and intellectual character of the College. This is part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s College to invest in and strengthen African leadership.

St Antony’s and Eni are equally keen to provide encouragement and where possible, structured incentives for Eni Scholars to continue their studies or find useful employment back in their home country after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and scholars will be informed of relevant contacts and partnerships as they emerge.

FIELDS OF STUDY: 

Applicants who meet the Scholarship English requirements must apply for admission to one of the following eligible courses

1 year Master’s courses

  • MSc African Studies
  • MSc Economic & Social History
  • MSc Economics for Development
  • MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy

VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIP

  • 100% of university and college fees, and an annual grant for living costs of £14,553 for 12 month courses and £10,915 for 9 month courses. The stipend for courses with different durations will be adjusted accordingly.
  • The scholarship also covers one economy return airfare from your home country to the UK at the start and end of your course.

Duration of Scholarship: 1 year

HOW TO APPLY: 

In order to be considered for the scholarship, please follow these three steps:

1.Apply online to the University of Oxford for one of the eligible courses as listed above. You must submit your application for graduate study to the University by the January deadline (10 or 24 January 2020 depending on the programme you apply to – please check the University’s guidance on application deadlines) and you must have secured a place on your chosen programme of study by the final completion date (9 March 2020). It would help if you select St Antony’s College in the college choice section of the application form, though this is not compulsory.

2.Once you have applied to the University, please complete the online Eni Scholarship application form which is available at the bottom of this page The deadline for submission of the form is 5pm, UK time, on Monday 9 March 2020.

Please note that incomplete and ineligible applications will not be considered for an Eni Scholarship.

Visit the Scholarship Webpage for Details

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