News and notices. December 10, 2019

Scholarships worth £44,500 each for eye health Masters in the UK

Apply now for a fully funded place – worth £44,500 – on the MSc Public Health for Eye Care course starting in September 2020 at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. There are 8 scholarships available and we are looking for strong Commonwealth national candidates who will be able to improve eye health in their country.

Deadline to apply: 16:00 (GMT) on 18 December 2019.

All 8 scholarships will fund the following items in full: tuition fees, return flights, living allowance for 12 months, summer project costs, alumni workshop (held in the UK early the following year).

To qualify for this opportunity, you must apply for the scholarship and the MSc course before 16:00 (GMT) on 18 December 2019. To find out more about the scholarship, go to the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships page; the online application form is here. To apply for the MSc Public Health for Eye Care course, visit the MSc Public Health for Eye Care course page.

You will not need to have your English language test (IELTS) completed by 18 December 2019, but please start looking at scheduling a test as soon as possible – preferably before February 2020.

Contact the Students & Alumni Engagement Officer Romulo Fabunan (romulo.fabunan@lshtm.ac.uk) and Course Programme Director John Buchan (john.buchan@lshtm.ac.uk) if you intend to apply, so they can support you to meet this very urgent deadline.

Please share this opportunity as widely as possible within your networks.