Queen Mary University B. A. Krukoff Fellowships 2024 in UK.(Fully Funded)

December 11, 2023

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Bursary Description

  • Fully Funded
  • Queen Mary University
  • Masters
  • Plant and Fungal Taxonomy, Diversity and Conservation, Tropical African Botany
  • International Students
  • UK
  • 12/15/2023

Scholarship Description:

Start your study adventure in UK. Good news! B.A. Krukoff Fellowship in Systematics is currently open. In this article we will explain in detail about this fellowship, its benefits and step by step application process.

B.A. Krukoff Fellowship 2024-2025 in Systematics is a fully funded masters scholarship for international students at Queen Mary University. This scholarship covers full tuition fees, and up to £25,000 maintenance and travel costs.

The bursary is provided by the Bentham-Moxon Trust B.A. Krukoff Fund to support a student wishing to focus their MSc research project on Tropical African botany. The bursary itself will be administered by RBG Kew.

Degree Level:

Queen Mary University B. A. Krukoff Fellowships 2024 in UK.(Fully Funded) is available to undertake Masters level programs at Queen Mary University.

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • Plant and Fungal Taxonomy
  • Diversity and Conservation
  • Tropical African Botany

Scholarship Benefits:

The B.A. Krukoff Fellowship in Systematics offers the following benefits to its recipients:

  • Monthly stipend of £20,000 to cover accommodation, subsistence, daily travel allowance, and expenses linked to the field trip.
  • Up to £5,000 designated for visa application expenses, UK Healthcare surcharge fee (as outlined on the UK Government website), and travel costs to and from the student’s hometown/country at the start and conclusion of the course.
  • The Trust covers relevant tuition fees in addition to the allocated student amount.

Eligible Nationalities:

This fellowship is open to international students of all nationalities.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants seeking the B.A. Krukoff Fellowship must meet the following criteria:

  • Language Requirement: Proficiency in English.
  • Eligible Countries: Open to applicants from all countries worldwide.
  • Must have secured an offer for the Kew/QMUL Plant and Fungal Taxonomy Diversity and Conservation MSc program for the academic year 2024-25. Conditional offer holders are eligible to apply but must fulfill all offer conditions by August 31, 2023, if awarded the bursary.
  • Showcase experience in Tropical African botany.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to continuing work and making an impact in Tropical African Botany post-completion of the course. (Note: Tropical Africa encompasses countries within the African Union, as listed in the qualifying countries.)

Additionally, the recipient of the bursary must:

  • Meet eligibility requirements to study in the UK. Applicants are advised to check UK visa prerequisites and application procedures well in advance before the course begins in September 2024.
  • Not hold any other bursaries or grants for pursuing an MSc during the academic year 2024-25.

Application Procedure:

Follow these application instructions to be considered for the B.A. Krukoff Fellowship:

  • Complete all required fields in the application form with your relevant information.
  • Prepare supporting documents such as degree transcripts, referee details, statement of purpose, CV, and English language certificate as requested. For further information on the necessary documentation, refer to this link.
  • All comprehensive applications will undergo assessment by Admissions Tutors. You will receive a decision on your application within four weeks of its submission, provided all required documentation is included.

For more details regarding the B.A. Krukoff Fellowship, please visit the official website mentioned below:

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