Fully-funded Lieutenant Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick Master’s Degree Scholarship for International Students at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 2024

Written by catherine.caoile on January 9, 2023

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Public Health
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United Kingdom
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    > 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

  • Applier's country

  • Expenses covered

    Monthly subsistence allowance, Travel and visa costs, Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    London School Of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine   Keppel Street London WC1E 7HT +44 (0) 20 7636 8636

Good news to all international students who want to undertake their Master’s Degree in Public Health at the  London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the United Kingdom for the academic year of 2023-2024, the university is proud to offer the  Lieutenant Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick International Scholarship who will award the eligible students with a fully-funded award and other benefits that may help them achieve their academic and professional goals.

The scholarship will be exclusively awarded to the students who will fulfill their  MSc in Public Health for Eye Care at the university. The fully-funded award will cover the tuition fees, educational costs, and living stipend of the successful students plus the expenses of their projects and attendance allowance for the workshop at their graduation ceremony.

About The Lieutenant Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick Scholarship 

An estate to the School, by Lieutenant Colonel Henry’s daughters Kirkpatrick’s Elsie and Daphne Kirkpatrick, enriched financing to set up scholarships ‘for the advancement and support of concentrate in the ophthalmic segment’ in memory of their dad.

Lieutenant Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick (1871-1958) was keen on ophthalmology sensibly from the get-go in his profession. His profession in the Indian Clinical benefit gave him valuable opportunities – through work in the General Hospital, Madras, the university, and the Public authority Ophthalmic Hospital – to further develop education and postgraduate preparation in pathology and ophthalmology. On resigning from Madras he was an ophthalmic specialist at the Tropical Illnesses Hospital and a teacher in ophthalmology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Scholarship Provider: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

About the Provider

Established by Patrick Manson in 1899, The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is a public research university in Bloomsbury, London. The school is a part establishment of the University of London and has practical experience in general well-being and tropical medicine. It is exclusively positioned 129th in Best Worldwide Colleges.

The LSHTM trusts in its qualities – to act with uprightness, embrace distinction, cooperate, and make an effect. These qualities mirror its endeavors to satisfy its main goal to further develop well-being and health values in the UK and around the world. The school participates in organizations to accomplish greatness out in the open and worldwide health research.

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine has a worldwide presence with a joint effort at its heart. Their cross-disciplinary research draws on significant public and worldwide health challenges. They have a remarkable reach and profundity of work incorporating research centers, clinical, populace, and sociologies. Their School is exceptionally evaluated for influence and their research adds to health strategy and practice in the UK and globally.

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is famous for its postgraduate studies, research, and proceeding with training openly and for global health. They have a yearly research pay of more than £180 million and are one of the greatest appraised research foundations in the UK. The university’s central goal is to further develop health and health value in the UK and around the world; working in association to accomplish greatness in public and worldwide health research, schooling, and interpretation of information into strategy and practice.

Their different research skills, abilities, and experience support their situation as a leader in public and worldwide health. These reach from the atomic to the worldwide, the hypothetical to the applied, the scientific to the political. The university staff is directing research in excess of 100 nations. LSHTM’s 2022-2027 technique is pursuing a healthy, feasible, and impartial world for everybody. It defines LSHTM’s boundaries for the initial five years of its excursion toward the vision for 2032. They have molded this around three key subjects: research development and effect for health value, instruction to further develop health overall, and flourishing individuals and culture.

Scholarship Summary 

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Applicant’s Nationality: International
  • Degree Level: Master’s Degree
  • Field: MSc Public Health
  • Number of Awards: One
  • Scholarship Awards: Fully-funded
  • Scholarship Country: United Kingdom
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Offered Annually: Yes

Scholarship Eligibility 

Before proceeding to the application, the students must meet the eligibility of the scholarship.

  • International students are eligible to apply for the scholarship award.
  • Must be holding an offer of admission for the MSc Public Health at the university.
  • The applicants must be undertaking a Masters’s degree in Public Health for Eye Care.
  • Must have good communication skills in oral and written English.

Scholarship Application 

The eligible applicants are required to complete and submit their application in an online portal provided by the university. The students must be able to c complete the application form before submitting to be able to be considered for the awards.

Required Documents 

As part of the application process, the students are required to submit the following to better support their application.

  • Full Personal and Contact Information
  • Qualification Details
  • Employment Details
  • Copy of Applicants’ Passport
  • Personal Statements
  • Referee Details
  • CV or Resume
  • Academic transcript of Records
  • Degree Certificates
  • Relevant Qualifications or Experience
  • Proof of English Language Skills

Keep in mind that all required documents must be completed. Late and incomplete applications will not be considered and will be automatically rejected for the scholarship award.

Language Requirements 

The applicants must meet the minimum requirements for the English language:

  • IELTS score of 6.5 to 7.0
  • PTE score of 59-60

Scholarships Awards 

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine will be providing the following to the successful student:

  • The full-tuition fee covers the MSc Public Health course
  • GBP 19,500 will cover the scholar’s airfare cost, living costs, and visa costs which also include the health surcharge.
  • MSc Project Cost of GBP 1,500.00
  • GBP 1,100.00 for the Alumni Workshop cost attendance upon completion of the course during the week of the graduation ceremony.

Deadline of Application 

The Deadline to complete and submit the application is until April 16, 2023.

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