Type of Funding
The University of West London (UWL) is offering up to 100 International Ambassador Scholarships each year to overseas fee paying students who are undertaking full-time undergraduate or postgraduate degrees . Up to 50 scholarships will be offered for international applicants applying to start in September 2019.
International Ambassadors are expected to be active representatives for the University who help showcase the institute to prospective international students. Additionally, Ambassadors may be asked to support events such as Open Days, participate in interviews, videos and photo-shoots with the Marketing department or engage with visiting international students.
The scholarship award is a £5,000 discount on the first year tuition fee.
Applicants for the scholarship must have received an offer from the university for either an undergraduate or postgraduate course at UWL, to commence study in September 2019. They have to be self-funded overseas full fee-paying paying students. The International Ambassador Scholarship will be awarded on a competitive basis to candidates who demonstrate enthusiasm and the ability to be an excellent international student ambassador.
Applicants have to provide details of any extra-curricular activities and interests that they pursue in their free time which will support their application. They should especially list the skills and qualities they have gained from their extra-curricular activities, which will make them good student ambassadors for the University. They should also specify 3 opportunities where the University of West London could be effectively promoted in their country and how they could support the University as a student ambassador to achieve these 3 opportunities.
Applications are to be sent via email by 30 June 2019 for September entry and by 30 November 2019 for January 2020 entry.