Course: Any 1-year Masters programme
Value: Up to £30,000
No. of awards: unknown
Deadline: 5th April 2020
The Global Disability Innovation Hub and Snowdon Trust have now opened applications MSc courses beginning in Autumn 2020.
We're looking for brilliant disabled students with the ability to become leaders of the future. Successful candidates will join a unique network of high achieving disabled leaders working together to inspire future generations.
Please read the below information before completing the online application form. Applications will close at midday on the 5th April 2020.
The scholarship has been designed to identify and accelerate talented disabled individuals through higher education.
Snowdon Masters Scholarships are up to a maximum of £30,000 per successful student - with up to £15,000 available towards MSc fees and a £15,000 p.a. allowance while studying.
The scholarship is aimed at;
Open to national and international disabled students the Snowdon Trust and GDI Hub are looking for individuals with the ability to create change and influence others. This could include excellence within a chosen field of study, or the ability to demonstrate leadership through work place or extracurricular activities.
If you are living with an impairment and have a proven drive for success, we would encourage you to apply. We know that genuine leaders often take unique career paths - this scholarship is open to both students who have recently competed an undergraduate course, and those wishing to return to return to study from the workplace or following a career break.
All candidates are advised to read the 'frequently ask questions' and 'selection criteria' downloads prior to completing an application.
Where possible please use examples in your application form. Core assessment areas are based around;
We advise candidates to download the applicant questions below, and prepare your answers in a word document before completing the online form. You will not be able to save and return to an application using the online form.
Snowdon Trust provides grants to physically disabled and sensory impaired students studying in the UK. Established by the First Earl of Snowdon, who contracted polio as a child, the trust has gone on to support over 2,500 students through higher education. Visit the Snowdon Trust website for further information.