Janssen Phamaceutica Scholarships – King’s College, London

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kings college londonEligibility criteria

  • Open to residents of the following countries
    All Nationalities
  • Applicants must hold an offer of admission to the MSc in Global Mental Health commencing in 2014/15.
    • A strong preference will be given to applicants who are nationals of, and have been ordinarily resident in, low- and middle-income countries (as defined by the World Bank) for the last three years. Consideration will also be given to exceptional applicants from other backgrounds.
    • Applicants from non-English speaking countries must meet the following English Language Requirements: 7.0 overall for IELTS, with at least 7.0 for written English and at least 6.0 for the other skills.
  • Applicable subjects
    Global Mental Health

Application details: Applications may be submitted from 18-Nov-2013 until 01-May-2014


Information about the funding
King’s College London & The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is offering Janssen Pharmaceutica Scholarships to as up to three students accepted onto the 2014-15 MSc in Global Mental Health.

The MSc in Global Mental Health is a joint programme provided by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. The course aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to initiate, develop and oversee mental health policies and/or programmes in low-resource settings, and to conduct and critically evaluate research on global mental health. These skills and knowledge will make it possible for students to make valuable contributions in the domains of research, public health, policy and practice as they relate to the discipline of global mental health.

Value of award
Each scholarship will cover full overseas tuition fees and a living expense stipend of 14,000.

Application procedure
In order to be considered applicants must:

Short-listed candidates will be invited for interviews, which may be held in person or by telephone or Skype.

The deadline for applications is 1st May 2014. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


 

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