2022 B.A. Krukoff Masters Fellowship in Tropical African Botany Study In Uk is currently open.
A fully funded bursary available for a student accepted into the MSc in Plant and Fungal Taxonomy, Diversity and Conservation for the 2022-23 academic year.
The course is delivered by scientists from both RBG Kew and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), and is a mixture of taught modules and a six-month research project.
Three of the taught modules are delivered at Kew, in west London and two at QMUL at Mile End Campus, east London. The final taught module occurs in the humid tropical forests of Madagascar.
|Type||Postgraduate / Masters|
|Organisation||RBG Kew | Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)|
|Country Of Study||United Kingdom|
|School To Study||RBG Kew | Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)|
|Course of Study||Not Specified|
|State of Origin||All African Countries|
|Application Deadline||31, March 2021|
Benefits of Krukoff Masters Fellowship in Tropical African Botany
- The bursary provides £18,000 for a monthly stipend to cover accommodation, subsistence, daily travel allowance and costs associated with the fieldtrip.
- Up to £3,000 is available for visa application costs, the UK Healthcare surcharge fee (as specified on the UK Government website) and travel to and from their home town/country at the beginning and the end of the course only.
- The relevant tuition fees will be covered by the Trust in addition to the student allocation.
Requirements Of Krukoff Masters Fellowship in Tropical African Botany
- Have received an offer of a place on the Kew/QMUL Plant and Fungal Taxonomy Diversity and Conservation MSc programme for the 2022-23 academic year. Applicants who have received a conditional offer are also eligible to apply but, if awarded the bursary, they must fulfil all conditions of the offer no later than 10 July 2022.
- Demonstrate their experience in Tropical African botany*.
- Demonstrate how they will continue to work and have an impact in Tropical African Botany* after they complete the course.
*Note – In this context, we consider tropical Africa to comprise those countries that are members of the African Union, as per the following list of qualifying countries.
Applications close at 23:59 (GMT+1) on Wednesday 31 March 2022
How To Apply
Email [email protected] for an application form.
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