Application for the Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarship at the University of Oxford for 2019 entry is now open.
The Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffman Scholarship and Leadership Programme supports outstanding students from transition and emerging economies throughout Africa, Asia and South America to pursue a graduate degree at Oxford University. It is managed by the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust.
The Scholarships are one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world. The aim of the program is to create a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
OXFORD-WEIDENFELD AND HOFFMANN SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY
Scholars are selected on the following criteria:
- You should be applying to start one of the eligible courses at Oxford. You must be ordinarily resident in one of the eligible countries (see the official website for the complete list). You should be intending to return to your country of ordinary residence once your course is completed.
- Successful applicants must demonstrate an interest in serving the global community through their chosen field of work. You should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, explaining how you see your professional work contributing to the improvement of public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level.
OXFORD-WEIDENFELD AND HOFFMANN SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
In order to be considered for this scholarship, you must select the Weidenfeld-Hoffman Scholarship and Leadership Programme in the Funding section of the University’s graduate application form and submit your application for graduate study by the relevant January deadline for your course (11 January or 25 January 2019). You must also complete a Weidenfeld-Hoffman Scholarships Statement (found at the official website) and upload it, together with your graduate application form, by the deadline.