Americas Postgraduate Excellence Award

Tuition fee scholarship of £4,000 or £8,000 for masters students who live in the Americas region

Application deadline: Friday 20 May 2022

Unlock your potential with our Americas Postgraduate Excellence Award, covering a contribution of £4,000 or £8,000 towards tuition fees.

We're offering scholarships towards full-time masters tuition fees for high-achieving international students who live in the Americas region, including North America, South America and the Caribbean.

Eligibility

To apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • be domiciled in the Americas region
  • be classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
  • hold an offer to start a full-time masters (including MRes) in any subject area at the University of Nottingham UK in September or October 2022

Eligible countries

Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Greenland, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Saint Barthelemy (France), Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin (France), Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uruguay US Virgin Islands, USA and Venezuela.

How to apply

You must apply for and receive an offer to study a full-time masters (including MRes) at the University of Nottingham before applying for this scholarship. Search for courses and find out how to apply.

If you have an offer for a taught masters course, you can apply through the scholarships section of our application system, MyNottingham.

If you have an offer for an MRes course, email the scholarships team on scholarship-assistant@nottingham.ac.uk for instructions on how to apply.

Applications close at midnight (UK time) on Friday 20 May 2022.

Application criteria

In your application, you will be asked about your achievements, study plans and reasons for choosing to study with us. Make sure you have enough time to prepare strong answers. We will assess your responses and academic merit when making scholarship decisions.

Scholarship requirements

You do not need to respond to your offer before submitting your application for this scholarship, however awards will only be made to students who accept their offer to study with us. We will contact you in early July 2022 to confirm the outcome of your application.

If you are awarded this scholarship, it will be deducted from the tuition fees charged to you as a student at the University of Nottingham. We will not pay tuition fee scholarships to you directly.

This award cannot be combined with another University of Nottingham regional scholarship or an International Sporting Excellence Award.

However, you may be able to receive an additional subject scholarship from your academic school, sports scholarship package, or external scholarship from your country, where the combined total does not exceed 100% of tuition fees. This could include, for example, an award from Nottingham University Business School and/or the government or another funding body in your country.

Check our frequently asked questions and scholarship terms and conditions for further information.

I was awarded a masters scholarship for American national masters students who have a history of success at university. I chose Nottingham because I knew it would enable me to expand my cultural horizons.
Karly from the USA, MSc Business Analytics
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Contact details

Offered by International Student Recruitment

+44 (0)115 951 5247

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