UCL (University College London) is pleased to announce the 2024 Fully Funded Research Excellence Scholarship for exceptional students looking to pursue their research studies. This prestigious scholarship aims to support outstanding individuals who demonstrate exceptional academic potential and a passion for advancing knowledge in their chosen field of study.
To be eligible for the 2024 UCL Research Excellence Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must hold an offer of admission for a full-time research program at UCL.
- Applicants must have outstanding academic records, typically holding a minimum of an upper second-class honors degree or equivalent.
- Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to research and possess the necessary skills and abilities to contribute to their chosen field.
- Applicants must meet any additional requirements specified by their chosen department or faculty.
Benefits of the Scholarship
The 2024 UCL Research Excellence Scholarship offers a range of benefits to successful candidates, including:
- Full tuition fees for the duration of the research program.
- An annual stipend to cover living expenses, which is set at the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) rate.
- A generous research training and support grant to cover costs associated with research activities, such as conferences, fieldwork, and laboratory expenses.
- Access to UCL’s world-class research facilities and resources, including libraries, laboratories, and specialized equipment.
- Opportunities for collaboration with leading academics and researchers within UCL’s vibrant and diverse research community.
Applicants for the UCL Research Excellence Scholarship must submit the following documents:
- A completed scholarship application form, which can be obtained from the UCL website.
- A detailed research proposal outlining the intended research project and its significance.
- A current curriculum vitae (CV) highlighting academic achievements, research experience, and any relevant publications.
- Official academic transcripts and certificates from all previous educational institutions attended.
- Two academic references from individuals who can attest to the applicant’s academic abilities and potential for research.
How to Apply
To apply for the 2024 UCL Research Excellence Scholarship, follow these steps:
- Visit the UCL website and navigate to the scholarship page (https://www.ucl.ac.uk/scholarships/research-excellence-scholarship).
- Download and complete the scholarship application form.
- Compile all required documents as listed above.
- Submit the completed application form and supporting documents by the specified deadline.
- Applications will be reviewed by a selection panel, and shortlisted candidates may be invited for an interview or additional assessment.
- Successful candidates will be notified of their scholarship offer, and arrangements will be made for their enrollment at UCL.
It is important to note that the application process for the UCL Research Excellence Scholarship is highly competitive. Therefore, applicants are encouraged to submit a well-prepared and compelling application that showcases their academic abilities, research potential, and passion for their chosen field of study.
Application Deadline: January 12, 2024
By offering this fully funded scholarship, UCL aims to attract the brightest minds from around the world and provide them with the necessary support to pursue groundbreaking research that contributes to society and advances knowledge in their respective fields. If you meet the eligibility criteria and are ready to embark on an exciting research journey, we encourage you to apply for the 2024 UCL Research Excellence Scholarship.