Global Excellence Scholarship at Aston University, UK is the scholarship program for all the undergraduate students wishing to pursue their undergraduate study at Aston University. Other than this, there are various scholarships at Aston University.
Aston University is the research university of Birmingham, England. Before evolving into the first British college of Advanced Technology in 1956, Aston University has started as Birmingham Municipal Technical School back in 1985. This British institution qualified for Royal Chart of Queen Elizabeth II in 1966. In 2017, Aston received recognition Times Higher Education for the second best teaching quality in the UK. For 2018, it was ranked in the top 55 universities in the UK by all major domestic and international league tables. Aston was ranked by QS as the 42nd best university in the world under 500 years old in 2015.
Global Excellence Scholarship
Global Excellence Scholarship is the scholarship program to support and encourage the students to start their academic journey at Aston University from September 2019. Scholarship amounts £3,000 and £5,000. Students with a good academic record on their previous course are likely to get the scholarship but a decision will be not be made just with view on grades.
i. You must be intending to start your program at Aston University in September 2019
ii. You must have Letter of Offer from Aston University in any program excluding undergraduate course in Medicine
iii. Similarly, you must satisfy course criteria and English language proficiency test set by the university
How to apply?
For £3,000 scholarship, you do not have to submit different application form other than the course application at Aston University. But students need to attach a personal statement with their university application in order to process £5,000 scholarship. The personal statements should explain that what makes you eligible for scholarship and it should not be of more than 500 words.
Scholarship application deadline: 14th March 2019
Lastly, here is the official link to the website.