The aim of the Jackson Widening Participation Scholarship in MSc Social Epidemiology is to enable students in financial need to pursue their postgraduate studies in the Epidemiology Department at UCL.
Jackson Widening Participation Scholarship
- £6,000 (for one year)
- 9 June 2022
Candidates must fulfil all of the following criteria: • be ordinarily resident in the UK and eligible to pay Home fee rate; • AND have submitted an admission application to study an MSc Social Epidemiology
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• The award is tenable for one year only. • The Jackson Widening Participation Scholarship may be held alongside other scholarships, studentships, awards, or bursaries. The recipient will be expected to secure the remaining part of their tuition fees and to cover their living costs from elsewhere. • Award recipients are obliged to inform the UCL Student Funding Office immediately of any other funding they are awarded towards their UCL Master’s degree studies, before or subsequent to the Jackson Widening Participation Scholarship.
The bursary is awarded on the basis of financial need and passion for the subject area. Applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of financial need upon the recommendation of the Student Funding Office. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to write a short statement in support of their scholarship application by the Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care, who will make the final decision.