Argentine Studies Scholarship
The Argentine Studies Scholarship has been established to support the living expenses of one successful applicant to the MSc in Latin American Studies at the LAC. The scholarship is intended to cover the travel expenses (one return ticket from Buenos Aires plus ground transport to Oxford) and maintenance/ living costs during the nine months of the academic year of the successful applicant, according to the criteria outlined below.
Scholarship Award Criteria
One scholarship of £12,000 is available to study for the MSc in Latin American Studies, taught by the Latin American Centre. Applicants for the Argentine Studies Scholarship should be nationals or residents of Argentina at the time of their application, and qualified to undertake postgraduate study and research at the University of Oxford. Candidates must have fulfilled the University’s admission requirements, including the English Language requirements. If the successful candidate is awarded another similar grant, the amount of the LAC scholarship will be adjusted accordingly.
How to Apply
1. Complete the online application for the MSc or MPhil in Latin American Studies at the University of Oxford.
2. Once you submit your application please write an email to the LAC Admissions Secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org) requesting to be considered for the scholarship and explaining how you meet the criteria listed above no later than Friday 25 January 2019, 12 noon UK time.
3. Incomplete applications, or applications not submitted by the deadline will not be considered. Please ensure you meet the requirements for entry to your course, including English language requirements. See the Course Guide for more information. Further information is available by email to LAC Admissions Secretary.
4. Your application will be considered by the Argentine Studies Fund Committee based at the LAC comprised of the LAC Director, the Director of Graduate Studies plus one further member of the LAC Management Committee, who will ordinarily be a member of the LAC Financial Committee. The successful candidate will be notified once they have received an official offer to study on the MSc or MPhil in Latin American Studies. Incomplete applications, or applications not submitted by the deadline will not be considered for the scholarship.