Applications are invited from eligible candidates from the world over to apply for the Rhodes Scholarships for Global Students 2023/24 (i.e. not eligible under any other Rhodes Scholarships Constituency) to apply for a Scholarship, subject to nomination.
Rhodes Global Scholarship provides 100 fully-funded Scholarships each year and is seeking outstanding young leaders who are motivated to engage with global challenges and to promote international understanding and peace. The scholarship will provide funding for successful students to study in University of Oxford.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): Rhodes Trust
Scholarship Type: Fully Funded
Host Institution(s): University of Oxford, UK
Scholarship Worth: Not specified
Number of Awards: 100
Study Level: Postgraduate (Masters)
Nationality: International students
The Rhodes Scholarships for Global | Eligibility Criteria
To be considered for the Rhodes Scholarships for Global students to study in the United Kingdom, applicants are to meet the following criteria:
- Applicants may only apply to the Global Scholarships if they are not eligible to apply via any existing Rhodes constituency.
- Applicants must be at least 18 years and have not reached their 24th birthday by 1 October 2023. OR for older candidates who have completed their first undergraduate degree later than usual must not have reached their 27th
- Applicants must have already completed, or will have completed by July 2024, an undergraduate degree (normally a Barchelor’s degree) with an academic background and grade that – at a minimum meets or exceeds the specific entry requirements of their chosen full-time course at the University of Oxford.
- Must have a sufficiently high standard of English and have met, by the application deadline, the English language proficiency requirements of the University of Oxford.
See Also: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs One Young World Enterprising Futures Scholarship 2023
How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Rhodes Scholarships for Global must obtain a letter of nomination from their university. You will need to register the details of an appropriate nominator via the application form and you will only be able to submit your application once they have submitted their nomination. Applicants can apply online after being nominated.
- Upload copies of official documents to further outline your geographical background and to prove that you meet the age requirements e.g. birth certificate, National registration Card, passport etc.
- Official transcript from the college or university you are studying or have studied.
- Evidence of English Language proficiency.
- Provide details of an appropriate nominator.
- Full curriculum vitae
- A head-and-shoulders colour photograph (jpg format).
- A personal statement of no more than 750 words.
Application Deadline: 1st August 2023 at 23:59 GMT