The Glasgow Caledonian University is pleased to announce the Postgraduate Ambassador Scholarship for 2021. The deadline for the scholarship is 20 July 2021 at midnight.
What is the value of the scholarship?
The scholarship is valued at £15,000
All nationalities and International students are eligible to apply.
What are the criteria?
Any international student who can demonstrate how they have contributed to the ‘Common Good’ and are looking to commence studies in September 2021 on a Masters’s course in either our Glasgow or London campus.
As part of the application, you will be required to submit a video of no longer than 2 minutes telling us about yourself and how you have contributed to the common good. Please detail the link of your Youtube or Vimeo video on the application form.
You will be required to sign and agree to the Ambassadors Charter which will be requirements that the successful applicants must undertake that are noted below
- record 3 vlogs/blogs about your experience as a student of GCU
- at least 1 social media takeover e.g instagram live
- be in attendance and adopt an ambassadorial role at our open days/ open afternoons for GCU London
- 1 hour per week as a Unibuddy helping answer prospective students’ questions about life at GCU
This scholarship is very competitive so please ensure your application details the impact your Common Good activity has made.
- Have you helped others less fortunate?
- Have you set up a project designed to help your community?
- Have you volunteered?
- Detail your financial need and how you will support your living costs in line with UKVI requirements
- Please detail how you would like to further impact the Common Good after graduating
How do I apply?
- Must hold an offer of study with GCU before applying or the application will be rejected
- You must be able to cover your living costs in line with the UKVI requirements when applying for a Visa
- All awards are non-transferable to any other programme or academic session if you are awarded the scholarship.
- Only applicants on a Full Time Taught Postgraduate Masters course are eligible to apply.
- No late applications will be accepted.
- Video Link must be submitted or application will be automatically be rejected.
By applying to the scholarship you are agreeing to the role of Ambassador and undertaking the Ambassadors Charter of GCU,
You will be required to sign a consent form for video, audio, and photography with a copyright notice.