03 August 2019.
Sir Robert Jones Scholarship for Women from refugee backgrounds
Sir Robert Jones has established a scholarship fund to assist young women from refugee backgrounds to complete a university degree or tertiary qualification from an approved tertiary institution.
This philanthropic gift presents an opportunity for young women from refugee backgrounds who aspire to a tertiary qualification, but who are denied the opportunity because of their family circumstances as refugees.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Some degree courses will not be considered including Commerce, MBA, Sociology.
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
2- 4 Years.
- According to the chosen program.
- Young women from refugee backgrounds.
- Aged 17 – 24 years.
- Evidence of University Entrance or qualification for admission to an approved tertiary course of study.
- A strong academic record over the last 3 years.
- Financial and/or personal hardship. (Proof of economic circumstances may be required).
- Extracurricular involvement and achievements.
- Personal characteristics – ability and commitment to succeed at tertiary level
- Tuition fees will be paid in full through to degree attainment, subject to satisfactory examination results. Hostel accommodation will be paid for the first two years of study if the student attends a tertiary institution outside their home town.
- Travel expenses for attending the interview will be paid if you have to travel from out of town
First Step: You must include the following documents:
- Your application form
- An official record indicating your most recent academic qualification
- Your academic record from Year 12 to the present
- A letter which informs us about your family background and personal story; why you are applying for this scholarship and what you hope to do in the future
- Contact details for two referees – one who can provide an academic reference and the other a character reference
Second Step: Please forward the above information to:
PO Box 22-315
Third Step: You can download the form from the link below.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Raghda Hourani / Palestine “
Reviewed by” Mustafa Abdelshafy/ Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team