Saïd Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is open to students of Syrian, Jordanian, Lebanese, or Palestinian nationality, and who reside in one of these countries.

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Fully-funded scholarships include tuition fees, full maintenance/living costs for the duration of your course, an arrival allowance, visa and healthcare surcharge fees, and one economy return flight.

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Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Hold SyrianJordanianLebanese, or Palestinian nationality, and reside in one of these countries – the Saïd Foundation will consider Syrians residing elsewhere due to current circumstances in the country
  • Hold an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK 2:1 or higher (or be in the final year of an undergraduate degree)
  • Have applied for an eligible full-time Masters programme at Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Have professional/voluntary experience relevant to your field of study, and a clear career path
  • Have leadership potential

Applications in all subject areas are considered. You should show how your chosen programme will help you contribute to the development of your home country or region.

Application deadlines

Applications for this scholarship will open on 2 September 2024 and close on 31 October 2024.

How to apply

You must apply for an eligible full-time masters programme at Goldsmiths before applying for this scholarship. Search for courses and find out how to apply

Once you have applied for a programme, please go to the Saïd Foundation website for more information and to apply online. Candidates will be asked to submit a number of supporting documents with their application, including educational transcripts/certificates, a CV, and three recent references, so please read the guidance carefully before starting your application.

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