GJA’s LLM Human Rights Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans in UK



  • Applicants must qualify academically for admission to the University of Edinburgh in the programmes. University encourages applicants to apply for this scholarship before applying to the University.
  • Applicants must be a resident and citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country, whose personal circumstances would make accepting an offer from the University of Edinburgh difficult. Applications from Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe are particularly welcome;
  • Applicants must demonstrate a track record of leadership and service within your community; and
  • Applicants are able to present economically disadvantaged circumstances and be able to show that you lack financial means from family or other sources to pursue a post-secondary (university) education in your home country or elsewhere.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have not already had the opportunity to study in Scotland.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 30, 2016.

To apply and for more details, click here


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