Type of Funding
SOAS University of London is offering 5 Postgraduate SOAS Global Impact Awards to postgraduate students who have displayed excellence in global citizenship including inclusivity, leadership, social responsibility, innovation in solving complex local and global challenges.
Scholars will receive a £3,500 cash award and £750 for academic self-development, i.e. giving a paper at a conference. Scholars will also be given the opportunity to mentor undergraduate students. Other benefits include network events and career advice.
Applicants must meet SOAS’s normal entry criteria for Masters studies. They also have to submit a 500-word essay on a project that they have undertaken to demonstrate a positive impact at a local or global level.
Applications are to be done online by 31 January 2018.