East African Masters Scholarships 2023 at University of Edinburgh
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Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Edinburgh, UK
Host Institution(s): University of Edinburgh, UK
Value of Award: Tuition fee
Number of Awards: Not Known
Duration of Awards: Three years.
Eligible Countries: East Africa
Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for East African Masters Scholarships 2023:
- The opportunities are available to students born and working in East Africa who would like to study towards the Master of Family Medicine online distance learning program offered by the University of Edinburgh commencing in September 2023.
Application Procedures for the 2023/2024 East African Masters Scholarships (how to apply):
Please submit your CV and a 500 – 800 word summary of your reasons for applying for the master’s program. In assessing applications, we will look for applicants who are currently practicing medicine and can demonstrate that they have:
- The potential to contribute to national and local policy; taking forward a new way of providing healthcare that is equitable and that goes some way to meet the Sustainable Development Goals for the future.
- A vision for improving the way that healthcare is delivered and who look to shape global health policy through the WHO agenda for more equitable and primary health led care.
Applications should be made to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: 1st June 2023
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