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We are happy to announce UK Alumni Scholarships 2020. These scholarships which are worth GBP 1,000 (per scholar) are intended for the professional development of UK alumni in Pakistan.
Note: Scholarships will be rolled-out by the end of March 2020 and will need to be spent within 6 months of receiving. The British Council will conduct a monitoring and evaluation exercise of the scholarships awarded to the scholars.
Some examples of professional development include:
- To attend a conference or workshop in the alumni’s field of study or employment
- To complete a short-term training that adds value to the alumni’s resume
- To maintain links with UK institutions or organisations, such as participating in trainings, competitions or events by UK higher education institution
- To undertake further research in an area of expertise
- To organize an event such as a conference or workshop in their field for professional development of other UK Alumni
The only eligibility criteria for this scholarship is that you must have graduated from a higher education institute in the UK and currently based/working in Pakistan.
- Complete the application form
- Short-listing of applications
- Finalization of scholars
- Impact that the proposed activity will have on the scholar’s development
- Wider impact that the proposed activity will have on the scholar’s profession/community/more widely in Pakistan
- Break-down of how the GBP 1,000 will be spent- the expenses that you will incur while engaged in the activities mentioned in your proposal against SMART goals. In case the proposed activity exceeds GBP 1,000, please mention how the remaining amount will be arranged).
Note: Scholarships will be rolled-out by the end of March 2020 and will need to be spent within 6 months of receiving.
- Overall quality of application
Apply here https://bit.ly/2OOZe8l .
Applications close 11:59 pm, Wednesday, 11th Dec 2019