Brunsfield Oxford ASEAN Human Rights (BOAHR) Scholarships, UK

Applications for the Brunsfield Oxford ASEAN Human Rights/BOAHR Scholarships are now invited. Only students from ASEAN member countries are invited to apply. Eligible students should be commencing Master’s in International Human Rights Law in September 2017 at the University of Oxford. The the Brunsfield Oxford ASEAN Human Rights/BOAHR Scholarships are fully – funded scholarship covering tuition fee and accommodation cost. The deadline is updated every year.

Scholarship Description
The BOAHR Scholarships are fully funded scholarships for candidates from ASEAN countries to study for the Master’s in International Human Rights Law at the University of Oxford, a part-time degree taught over 22 months and consisting of two residential sessions in Oxford and two periods of distance learning. The Scholarships are generously funded by the Brunsfield Foundation in Kuala Lumpur and are aimed at human rights advocates from ASEAN member states (see Section 8 below) who can demonstrate exceptional academic merit and/or potential.

Value and Tenure
The Scholarships cover tuition and college fees in full plus accommodation during the two compulsory summer residences and a generous maintenance grant of approximately £3200 per annum. The maintenance grant is intended to assist with travel, insurance and living costs associated with the compulsory summer residences. The Scholarships are offered for the full period that you are liable to pay tuition fees to the University. For the Master’s in International Human Rights Law, this is two years.

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in Human Rights Law.

Place of Study
At the University of Oxford, UK

Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, candidates must satisfy the given criteria as follow:

  • Candidates must be nationals of, and ordinarily resident in, one of the countries listed in Section 8 of these notes, and should intend to return to that country upon completion oftheir studies.
  • Candidates must show exceptional academic merit and/or potential. Indicators of exceptional academic merit would be a high first-class honours degree or its equivalent (a GPA scoreof at least 3.7 if the mark is out of 4) or an outstanding academic record at Master’s level (noting that an outstanding Master’s degree can compensate for a more moderate first degree performance). Other indicators of high academic achievement may include individual marks on student transcripts; evidence of previous university prizes or awards; informationon your overall position within your cohort; and publications (if applicable).

Applicants’ Nationality
Only students from the from the ASEAN member countries are invited to apply.

Application Instruction
To apply, all candidates are advised to visit the admission page at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
Updated every year.

Website and Application Link