USA Masters Scholarship and Postgraduate Funding Opportunities

Nottingham, ENGLAND | about 2 years ago


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You can apply for The University of Nottingham USA Masters scholarship if you:

  • are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) the USA AND

  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes AND

  • are not currently studying at a University of Nottingham campus or are not a University of Nottingham graduate AND

  • already have, or expect to receive, a final CGPA of no less than 3.2 AND

  • already hold an offer to start a full-time masters degree programme, including MRes, at Nottingham in September 2014, any subject area, excluding MBA.

FUN America Scholarship
In partnership with our alumni association, The Friends of The University of Nottingham: America, we will also award one scholarship of $6,000 towards tuition fees. The successful student for this scholarship will be selected from the applications for the USA Masters scholarship above.

Nottingham-American Elite Athlete Scholarship
If you are an elite athlete and are successful in your application for our USA masters scholarship you will also be considered for an additional Nottingham-American Elite Athlete Scholarship worth $3,200 towards tuition fees, awarded by Nottingham’s Department of Sport . In Section 3a of the scholarship application form under the question ‘Why should the panel select you for this scholarship?’ please indicate if you are seeking an Elite Athlete Scholarship and we may contact you shortly after the 23 May closing date to ask for an additional statement.

Application for admission to study at Nottingham must be received at least six weeks before the scholarship closing date to allow time for our Admissions office to process the application and confirm your offer, before you can apply for the scholarship. Any application for admission to study submitted later than six weeks before the scholarship closing date is not guaranteed to be processed in time.

Read what some of our previous scholarship students have to sayhere .

The closing date for scholarship applications is 23 May 2014 – 12 mid-day (UK time).

We aim to notify applicants of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing date.

Further funding information

The US-UK Fulbright Awards Programme – The University of Nottingham is delighted to offer one fee waiver each year, in partnership with the Fulbright Commission, for a graduate student to pursue a one year masters degree programme at The University of Nottingham, any subject area. Students must apply to The University of Nottingham for a place of study, and separately to the Fulbright Commission for scholarship consideration.

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. The University of Nottingham is pleased to offer a scholarship for graduate study in any subject at either masters or doctoral level. The award will be for two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies).

American student loans and federal aid –The University of Nottingham is eligible to certify loan applications for the Federal Direct Loan Program (FDLP). These include Stafford Loans and Graduate Plus Loans. We can also certify Parent Plus loans and private loans such as Signature Loans.

More information about Federal Student Aid  – An Office of the U.S. Department of Education.