Course: MSc Plant and Fungal Taxonomy, Diversity and Conservation
Value: Full tuition fees, and up to £21,000 maintenance and travel costs
No. of awards: One
Deadline: Tuesday 31 March 2020
We have a fully funded bursary available for a student accepted onto the MSc in Plant and Fungal Taxonomy, Diversity and Conservation for the 2020-21 academic year.
The bursary is provided by the Bentham-Moxon Trust B.A. Krukoff Fund to support a student wishing to focus their MSc research project on Tropical African botany. The bursary itself will be administered by RBG Kew.
The total value of the student bursary is up to £21,000. £18,000 is for the monthly stipend which covers accommodation allowance, subsistence, daily travel allowance and costs associated with the Madagascar fieldtrip.
For students based outside London, up to £3,000 is reserved for the costs of their visa application, the UK Healthcare surcharge fee (as specified on the UK Government website) and travel to and from their home town/country at the beginning and end of the course. The relevant tuition fees will be covered in addition to the bursary value.
*Note - In this context, we consider tropical Africa to comprise those countries that are members of the African Union, as per the following list of qualifying countries.
The bursary recipient must:
To apply, please request an application form from firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications close Tuesday 31 March 2020.