Law: MA Scholarship in Global Challenges at Swansea University
- Full cost of UK/EU tuition fees, plus a stipend
- 21 January 2019
The Hillary Rodham Clinton Global Challenges Graduate Scholarship Programme is supported by Sky.
Start date: January 2020
Subject areas: Law, Criminology, Politics
Programme Director: Dr Osian Rees
The Hillary Rodham Clinton Global Challenges Graduate Scholarship Programme aims to facilitate international cooperation to address urgent national and transnational challenges.
The Programme, which is supported by Sky, will develop the next generation of outstanding, forward-looking and real-world focussed leaders in legal scholarship, activism and practice.
Scholars will demonstrate academic excellence alongside a creative, action-oriented approach to collaboration and partnership working. They will follow a one-year (12 months) Master of Arts degree in Global Challenges: Law, Policy, and Practice commencing in January 2020. The degree program is based on experiential learning and includes a research project placement. In addition, Scholars will benefit from a range of additional activities, including mentorship, guest speakers, visits and media training.
Two Scholarships are now available for students with particular interests in
- Protecting children from online harms; or
- Modern slavery and human rights
Candidates must be able to commence their studies in January 2020.
If you are accepted onto this master’s program, you will receive a scholarship that covers the full tuition fee as well as a stipend of £15,009 to contribute towards your living costs.
You will hold a first-class degree in law, or a related discipline, with strong overall and individual module performance. Exceptional candidates with an upper second class degree who can demonstrate relevant work additional experience may also be considered.
If English or Welsh is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English language qualification such as the IELTS test (with an overall score of at least 7.0 and a minimum of 6.5 in each component).
The TOEFL® test is a popular option for students to meet the English-language requirements for scholarships.
The scholarship includes the full cost of tuition fees and a stipend of £15,009.
Please visit our website for more information.
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