Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Until recently, the Rhodes Scholarships have only been awarded in 20 constituencies (representing over 60 different countries). Now the Rhodes Scholarships are fully global: two new Global Scholarships allow eligible candidates from the rest of the world to apply (subject to nomination). Rhodes Global Scholarship is looking for outstanding young leaders who are motivated to engage with global challenges and to promote international understanding and peace.
Oxford University in UK
Level/Fields of study:
Any full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Oxford, with some exceptions.
Number of Scholarships:
Students who are not from existing Rhodes constituencies
A Rhodes Scholarship covers: All University and College fees; the University application fee; a living stipend (£15,900 per annum for 2019-20); one economy class airfare to Oxford at the start of the scholarship and one economy flight back to the student’s home country at the conclusion of the scholarship.
The tenure of the Scholarship is two years, subject always to satisfactory academic performance and personal conduct. Subject to an application process, the Scholarship may be extended for a third year for those who take a recognized route to the DPhil (PhD).
Age: Upon 1 October 2020, you must meet either of the below criteria:
You will not be able to submit your application for the Global Scholarship without prior nomination by your University. Each university has a limited number of nominations that they can make each year. You must register the most appropriate nominator via the application form. Once their nomination has been received, you will be permitted to submit your form.You can apply online from 1 June 2021 at the Application page via the scholarships tab.
You must submit your application online, with all supporting documents, by 23:59 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), 2 August 2021.
It is important to read the Information for Global Candidates and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.