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American Foundation of RHBNC International Excellence Scholarship

American Foundation of RHBNC International Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship is available to students from the United States with outstanding academic ability studying any taught Masters course. The scholarship is offered as a cash award of £3,000.

Am I eligible?

You must be a US citizen applying for a full-time taught Masters course with a current grade average in the range of a First Class full-time Honours degree, or equivalent.

How do I apply?

You must apply via our online system Royal Holloway Direct, where you will be able to complete your statement and upload any required documents including your grades transcript.

The deadline for applications is 1 July 2021.

You must provide a supporting statement of no longer than 400 words, which should include: 

  • academic achievements you are particularly proud of and why these really matter to you 
  • why you have chosen to do the degree you have applied for 
  • what your future aspirations are and how the scholarship will help you to achieve your future goals. 

Your statement will be judged on how effectively and convincingly you respond to the above. 

As well as your statement, you will need to upload your most recent grades transcript from your undergraduate degree. 

Scholarships are offered as a cash award, paid in instalments during the first year of your degree. No additional payment is offered in any following years.

Read our full terms and conditions.

If you have any queries please email study@royalholloway.ac.uk

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