Deadline: February 2012 (annual)
Course Starts: October 2012
Reach Oxford Undergraduate Scholarships for Developing Country Students (formerly Oxford Student Scholarships) offers this program to students from developing countries who cannot study a degree in their home country due to political or financial reasons, or the nonexistence of equivalent modern educational facilities. The field(s) of study the scholarship offered are all undergraduate courses that will be taken at the Oxford University in UK.except for the medicine due to the expense and length of the course. The scholarship inclusions will be full grant for living expenses, university and college fees and return flight to the UK at the start and end of the course. The scholarship is eligible only to those applicants that have highest academic ability who have outstanding examination results. However, other considerations including financial needs and social commitment are the major criteria for the selection. The applicants must be aware that the competition for the scheme is very high.
You must apply Oxford undergraduate programme on 15 of October 2011. If successful, you can also apply on January 2012. The application form could be downloaded from the website on January 2012. You will then need to complete a separate scholarship application form.
You must also answer the following two questions in the supporting statement of the scholarship application form:
1. Why are you applying for this scholarship and what impact will it have on your career?
2. How would you use the education you receive at Oxford for the benefit of your community?
It is still important to visit the official website for more detailed information on how to apply the scholarship.