Colwyn and Jean Rich Scholarship in MA Library and Information Management, UK

Entries for the Colwyn and Jean Rich Scholarship are now being invited. Those who will be undertaking MA Library and Information Management programme at Manchester Metropolitan University are welcome to apply. Please note, only UK students are eligible to apply. Jean Rich Foundation of Canada, the sponsor, provides 6,000 Canadian Dollar for the winner. The application deadline is 28th August 2016.

Scholarship Description
The Jean Rich Foundation of Canada kindly offers the Colwyn and Jean Rich Scholarship to support one UK student studying full time on the MA Library and Information Management programme. The Foundation has stipulated that it wishes to award the Scholarship to a UK national and has also indicated its preference for supporting those candidates who can demonstrate their previous and/or potential social contribution to the community.

Award Value
The Scholarship has a value of 6,000 Canadian dollars and is intended for an applicant of academic merit who has the commitment to complete the programme of study and who is in need of financial support.

Level and Area of Studies
MA Library and Information Management programme.

Place of Study
At Manchester Metropolitan University, UK.

Eligibility and Criteria
This scholarship is available for UK national who can demonstrate their previous and/or potential social contribution to the community.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only UK nationals are invited to apply.

Application Instruction
All candidates wishing to be considered for the award of this Scholarship must have accepted a place on the postgraduate programme. Your application should take the form of a statement that explains why you believe that you would be a worthy recipient of the award. In addition to your financial need and demonstrating your interest in the library and information profession, you should also highlight any outstanding academic achievements and contributions to the community. All completed letters of application should be emailed with subject ‘JR-SCHOLARSHIP’ to Dr Frances Johnson ( f.johnson@mmu.ac.uk )

Submission Deadline
28th August 2016.

Website and Application Link

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