The Canon Collins Trust is offering a limited number of scholarships for African students to pursue a Master of Laws (LLM) by distance learning at the University of London in 2024. These scholarships are designed to support African students who are passionate about law and who have the potential to make a positive impact on their home countries.
To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must:
- Be a national of, or have refugee status in, one of the following countries: Malawi, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe
- Normally reside in one of these countries
- Be in possession of the necessary qualifications required for admission to the programme
- Currently employed in full or part-time work
- Able to commit a minimum of 10 hours to study per week
The Canon Collins Trust scholarships will cover the full tuition fees for the LLM program. In addition, scholarship recipients will receive a monthly stipend to cover living expenses.
Interested applicants should submit the following documents to the Canon Collins Trust by the application deadline:
- Completed application form
- Academic transcripts
- Research proposal
- Letter of motivation
- Two letters of reference
- Copy of identity document or passport
- Proof of employment
The application deadline for the Canon Collins Trust scholarships is August 23, 2023.
Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee, and scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, research potential, and commitment to development.
Start of Program
The LLM by distance learning program at the University of London will commence in January 2024.
For more information about the Canon Collins Trust scholarships, please visit the Canon Collins Trust website.
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