About Scholarship: University of Reading is pleased to offer a series of new scholarships for students applying to join the International Foundation Programme in September 2014 and January 2015. Successful candidates will demonstrate both academic excellence and the desire and enthusiasm to be an Ambassador for the University of Reading. Three types of scholarships will be available: International Foundation Programme Country scholarships, International Foundation Programme Subject Scholarships and IFP January Entry Scholarship.
Study: Scholarships are awarded to study any IFP available at university. The subject scholarships are available in the following Pathway: Economics, Politics, Law and Psychology.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for joining the International Foundation Programme at University of Reading (subject scholarships will be awarded to pursue undergraduate degree).
Scholarship Provider: University of Reading, UK
Scholarship can be taken at: UK
-Applicants must be confirmed as an Overseas Student for fee paying purposes (this information is contained in offer letter).
-Applicants must fully complete the application form with the supporting statements as directed. Incomplete forms will not be considered.
-Applicants must agree to become an ambassador for both the IFP and the University of Reading during your studies. This may involve attending student fairs, welcome receptions and providing testimonials.
-Applicants must be applying to study at the University as an international student.
Scholarship Open for: International students (International Foundation Programme Country scholarships will be available only for the students of Vietnam, Nigeria and Indonesia) can apply for these scholarships.
Number of awards: Total eight international scholarships are awarded (Three International Foundation Programme Country scholarships, four International Foundation Programme Subject Scholarships and one IFP January Entry Scholarship).
Duration: Scholarships are offered for 2 years.
Value: Each scholarship worth £7000 will be deducted from the successful candidate’s IFP tuition fee.
Selection Criteria: Successful candidates will demonstrate both academic excellence and the desire and enthusiasm to be an Ambassador for the University of Reading.
Notification: Successful applicants will receive notification of their country or subject scholarship award by 18th July 2014, by which time their offer must be unconditional. Successful applicants for the January entry scholarship will receive notification by 28th November 2014.
Apply: Completed IFP Scholarship Application Form and supporting documents should be sent by post or email.
Deadline: The application deadlines are 20th June 2014 (September entry) and 24th October 2014 (for the January entry).
Further Information: http://www.reading.ac.uk/ifp/datesfees/ifp-feesscholarships.aspx