St Antony’s School, College of Oxford, in partnership with the worldwide built-in power firm Eni, is providing as much as three college students from Angola, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, or the Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) the chance to check for a completely funded diploma in 2021/22.
Africa, for Eni, is the previous, the current and the longer term. Africa is the continent which Eni has skilled, as pioneer, and the one, which in the present day continues to form Eni’s experiences as companion of nations the place Eni has established lasting relationships, understanding and respecting African societies and cultures and their variety. A presence in a continent, which provides greater than half of Eni’s crude oil and pure fuel manufacturing, a share which is rising due to the successes of current prospecting campaigns. In these complicated instances, the power business is confronted with a twin problem: making certain that the world’s rising inhabitants, as a consequence of improve from 7 to greater than 11 billion folks by 2100, has entry to low price power and, on the identical time, ensuring that that is achieved in an environmentally sustainable manner.
According to its mission, impressed by the UN’s Sustainable Growth Objectives (SDGs), Eni contributes to the SDGs targets by means of strategic cooperations centered on areas of frequent curiosity reminiscent of youth employment, agriculture worth chains and renewable power and power effectivity, notably in Africa.
Eni has a really lengthy custom of supporting scholarships. The “Scuola Enrico Mattei” paved the way in which for put up graduate training in Italy and proved to be a pioneer for managerial research in Europe. Since 1957 the “Scuola” has granted scholarships to round 2600 younger graduates from 111 completely different international locations to attend an oil and power business “Grasp MEDEA” programme, spreading the Mattei legacy all through the world. Eni’s coaching and information administration is promoted and carried out by means of Eni Company College. As a way to reinforce the corporate’s experience in its enterprise areas, Eni avails itself of a protracted established relational community with essentially the most prestigious nationwide and worldwide universities. Amongst these esteemed establishments Eni can rely on the collaboration of Oxford College, Massachusetts Institute of Expertise, in addition to the main Italian Universities.
Concerning the scholarship
This scholarships will permit St Antony’s to confess as much as three of one of the best African college students no matter means and can add immeasurably to the varied and mental character of the School. That is a part of a joint initiative between Eni & St Antony’s School to put money into and strengthen African management.
St Antony’s and Eni are equally eager to offer encouragement and the place attainable, structured incentives for Eni Students to proceed their research or discover helpful employment again of their dwelling nation after graduating from Oxford. Discussions about this are ongoing and students will likely be knowledgeable of related contacts and partnerships as they emerge.
Am I eligible?
The scholarships are open to candidates who’re ordinarily resident in Angola, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, and the Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville). Desire will likely be given to candidates whose first diploma is from an African college.
The scholarships will likely be awarded on the premise of each educational benefit and potential and monetary want. Desire will likely be given to candidates who’ve clear ambitions to make use of their amassed studying to profit their dwelling nation after commencement.
Please make sure you meet the necessities for entry to your course, together with English language necessities. See the College’s course information for extra data.
Candidates should apply for admission to one of many following eligible programs:
1 yr Grasp’s programs
- MSc African Research
- MSc Financial & Social Historical past
- MSc Economics for Growth
- MSc International Governance and Diplomacy
What does it cowl?
100% of charges, and an annual grant for dwelling prices. The stipend for programs with completely different durations will likely be adjusted accordingly.
The scholarship additionally covers one economic system return airfare from your own home nation to the UK initially and finish of your course.
How do I apply?
As a way to be thought of for the scholarship, please observe these three steps:
- Learn the knowledge on this webpage fastidiously.
- Apply on-line to the College of Oxford for one of many eligible programs as listed above. You have to submit your software for graduate examine to the College by the January deadline (eighth or 22nd January 2021 relying on the programme utilized to – examine the College’s steering on software deadlines) and you will need to have secured a spot in your chosen programme of examine by the ultimate completion date (2nd March 2021). It might assist if you choose St Antony’s School within the school alternative part of the applying type, although this isn’t obligatory.
- After you have utilized to the College, please full the web Eni Scholarship software type which is accessible on the backside of this web page The deadline for submission of the shape is 5pm, UK time, on 2nd March 2021.
Please word that incomplete and ineligible functions is not going to be thought of for an Eni Scholarship.
How will I do know if I’ve been profitable?
We count on to have the ability to electronic mail profitable candidates by the tip of June 2021. When you’ve got not been contacted by then, please assume that your software has not been profitable on this event.
When you’ve got any questions on this scholarship which aren’t answered above, please electronic mail the Senior Registry Administrator
Eni Scholarship Software Type 2021-22
For extra data, go to https://www.sant.ox.ac.uk/node/273/eni-scholarships