Purapharm Traditional Medicine Scholarship

About the award

Level: Masters
Course: MSc Plant and Fungal Taxonomy, Diversity and Conservation
Country: All
Value: Tuition fees, travel costs, accommodation, and costs for 6-month research project in China
No. of awards: One
Deadline: 30th April 2019

More information

Kew Royal Botanical Gardens Logo 2015 Blk AWWe have a fully funded scholarship which includes academic fees, travel costs, accommodation and living expenses. The scholarship will also fund a six-month research project (as part of the MSc) including fieldwork in China. The student should have an interest in Traditional Chinese Medicine. They should be fluent in Chinese and English and be willing to conduct their six-month research project on Traditional Chinese Medicine. There may be some travel to China required.


Applicants must:

  • Have received an offer of a place on the Kew/QMUL Plant and Fungal Taxonomy Diversity and Conservation MSc programme for the 2019–20 academic year. Applicants who have received a conditional offer are also eligible to apply but, if awarded the scholarship, they must fulfil all conditions of the offer no later than 31 August 2019.
  • Must be eligible to study in the UK. Non-EU applicants are advised to check the UK visa requirements and application processes as early as possible, to ensure that they receive a visa before the start of the course in September 2019.
  • Must not be in receipt of any other bursaries or grants for completion of an MSc in the 2019–20 academic year.

Applications for the above bursary will close on Tuesday 30 April 2019

Please complete the application form and send your completed form and CV to 


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