Funding and scholarships: top tips

Funding and scholarships: top tips

You're thinking of applying to a graduate course at Oxford? You've sorted your funding. Well, we give you some top tips. First of all, applying can actually be pretty simple. You usually don't need more than a standard course application. So apply and let your grades do the talking. Most scholarships are usually open only to new graduate students. So...
Scholarships and Fellowships – Chapter 1 – Introduction

Scholarships and Fellowships – Chapter 1 – Introduction

When you apply for a scholarship or fellowship from NSERC, your application needs to stand out against a group of high-calibre competitors. Meeting the appropriate standards of excellence goes beyond the merit of the research proposal alone. Members of the committees that evaluate applications are looking for exciting ideas presented in a creative way. They expect to see well prepared and communicated proposals that captivate their attention....
Tips for writing a scholarship essay – from King’s Scholarships Webinar

Tips for writing a scholarship essay – from King’s Scholarships Webinar

I'm sure you've read a ton of scholarship applications. You've seen the good, the bad, the very best ones. It's a real pleasure to be on that committee to reward the the most outstanding applicants and also those who have different needs so you've gone over the major scholarship possibilities I am just going to talk a little bit about...