Newcastle University Global Opportunities Santander Scholarships

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Live and study or work in a new country and become part of an exciting global network during your time at Newcastle University with the help of a Global Opportunities Santander Scholarship!

Dirigido a: Posgraduados, Pregraduados
De la Universidad/es: Newcastle University

  1. Inscripciones abiertas

  2. Evaluación de solicitudes

  3. Publicación de resultados

  4. Proceso finalizado


Requisitos

Widening participation criteria will mirror that of the Newcastle University Careers Insights Bursary. Details can be find here:

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/careers/workexperience/funding/#careerinsightsbursary

Any queries should be addressed to Newcastle University Global Opportunities.

Students should note that the personal statement submitted for their Study Abroad application will form part of the scholarship application process. Any student who has already submitted their Study Abroad application and who wishes to review their personal statement in light of this should contact Global Opportunities who will re-open their application without prejudice.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT SML STUDENTS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE A SEPARATE PERSONAL STATEMENT VIA FORM BUILDER, THE LINK TO THIS HAS BEEN EMAILED TO SML STUDENTS, CONTACT GLOBAL OPPORTUNITIES IF YOU REQUIRE THE LINK*


Información General

Descripción de la beca:

Students who meet our widening participation criteria and who are applying to study abroad at one of our 60 + Non-EU partner institutions or to carry out a work placement in a Non-EU country are eligible to apply for a £1500 scholarship to help them with travel and other expenses.

Widening participation criteria for this scholarship is in line with the Newcastle University Careers Insights Bursary.

País de destino: Argentina, Australia, Brasil, Canadá, Chile, China, Hong Kong, India, Japón, Nueva Zelanda, Perú, Singapur, Corea del Sur, Estados Unidos
Duración de la beca: Semester or Full Year
Importe: £1,500
¿Qué incluye la beca? Cuantía económica
Número de becas ofrecidas: 25
Información Adicional:

Students should apply for Study Abroad or register their work placement via the internal application system and after consultation with their School Exchange Coordinator. Scholarships will be assigned once nominations to partner institutions have been agreed.

Widening participation criteria will mirror that of the Newcastle University Careers Insights Bursary. Details can be found here:

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/careers/workexperience/funding/#careerinsightsbursary

Any queries should be addressed to Newcastle University Global Opportunities.


We will endeavour to inform all students of the outcome of their scholarship application ahead of the application deadline of their host institution. However, we cannot guarantee that students who are applying to institutions with a deadline earlier than 13th March 2020 will be informed of the Scholarship outcome prior to this date.


Students planning work placements in Non-EU countries which are not listed above may still be eligible to apply and should get in touch with Newcastle University Global Opportunities via studyabroad@newcastle.ac.uk.


Terms and Conditions:

  1. Meeting the eligibility criteria and requirements for the Newcastle University Global Opportunities Santander Scholarship does not guarantee that a scholarship will be awarded.
  2. The awarding panel have the authority to administer Scholarships and adjust payment amounts based on assessment of student needs.
  3. The awarding panel's decision is final.
  4. Only one Santander Scholarship per student per year will be awarded.
  5. The Scholarship may be withdrawn if the study abroad experience is not eventually undertaken, or the destination changed to a non-eligible country, in which case a member of Newcastle University Global Opportunities team must be informed at the earliest possible opportunity.
  6. We cannot guarantee that students who are applying to institutions with an application deadline earlier than 13th March 2020 will be informed of the Scholarship outcome prior to this date.
  7. Students who receive a scholarship will be asked to write a brief impact report on their return to Newcastle University. 


Please note: By submitting an application you understand and agree the information you provide will be shared with the panel, the relevant staff administering the funding, and also Santander Universities. Please note that all aspects of your financial and personal circumstances will be treated in complete confidence.


FAQs / Preguntas frecuentes de la beca

  • When will I know if I am successful? Will I know if I will get a scholarship before having to apply to my university abroad?

    Scholarship outcomes will be published on 13th March 2020. Most of our partner universities have application deadlines after this date. If you are applying to a university with an early application deadline we will endeavour to inform you of the outcome of your scholarship application prior to this deadline. However, we cannot guarantee that you will be informed of the outcome prior to the host university application deadline if it falls before 13th March 2020.

  • What can I spend the scholarship on?

    The scholarship is designed to help with travel and other costs associated with studying or working abroad.

  • Am I eligible to apply for other funding as well as the Santander Scholarship?

    Absolutely! For further information on funding support please contact student.fin-supp@ncl.ac.uk

  • How will my application be assessed?

    Applications will be assessed against the widening access criteria stated. Where further assessment is required the personal statement submitted for their Study Abroad application (the 'why did I choose this exchange' section of Terradotta') will be assessed. Any student who has already submitted their Study Abroad application and who wishes to review their personal statement in light of this should contact Global Opportunities who will re-open their application without prejudice.

    *PLEASE NOTE THAT SML STUDENTS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE A SEPARATE PERSONAL STATEMENT VIA FORM BUILDER, THE LINK TO THIS HAS BEEN EMAILED TO SML STUDENTS, CONTACT GLOABAL OPPORTUNITIES IF YOU REQUIRE THE LINK*

  1. Inscripciones abiertas

  2. Evaluación de solicitudes

  3. Publicación de resultados

  4. Proceso finalizado

Publicación de resultados