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A Fully Funded Scholarship for Postgraduate Training in Medical Statistics for African Scientists in the United Kingdom, 2018

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

Postgraduate Scholarship

Scholarships can be taken in the UK

Application Deadline : 13 April 2018

About the Scholarship

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is pleased to announce a Graduate Training Fellowship in Medical Statistics for African Scientists. Two fellowships are available, funded by the Medical Research Council of the United Kingdom (MERC) and GSC, respectively; support for two years of training in medical statistics.

This support aims to enhance excellence in medical statistics and epidemiology in sub-Saharan Africa.

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is a leading global center for research and graduate studies in public and global health.

Scholarship Benefits:

Fellowship will provide fees, allowance (£ 16,400 per year) and airfare return.

Students of sub-Saharan Africa

Number of scholarships:

Two fellowships available.

Eligibility for Scholarship:

  1. Eligible countries: Sub-Saharan Africa (Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Brazzaville, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea, Guinea- Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Nada, Zambia, and Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this fellowship.Must be a resident of a sub-Saharan and national country
  2. Must be in possession of an excellent degree in mathematics or statistics
  3. Have at least one year of work experience in the field of medical statistics or epidemiology
  4. Students must meet the minimum English language requirements at school (as required by the school’s admission system).

Application Procedure:

  1. Candidates must complete the application form and referee form two references, and academic text. The application form and form can be downloaded by clicking on the links.
  2. The deadline for submission of applications is 13 April 2018. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. The candidates on the shortlist will be interviewed by telephone.
  3. Completed application forms, curriculum vitae, academic texts and references should be  to emailed to: teg-at-lshtm.ac.uk.
  4. Please include “TEG Fellowship Application” and your name in the subject line.

For more information visit Scholarship Link

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