The Oppenheimer Fund offers scholarship opportunities to those who want to pursue a degree program at the University Of Oxford, UK. (Oppenheimer Fund Scholarships)
The award program has designed by the University Of Oxford to support academic exchanges between Oxford and South Africa, and to assist students ordinarily resident in South Africa who wish to pursue graduate study at Oxford.
Scholarship Type: DPhil or Masters
Application Deadline: It depends on your course of study, 18th or 19th of January, 2022
Countries Eligible to Apply: South Africa
Awards Numbers: Two (2)
The scholarship is offered annually
Scholarships Value: The scholarship is going to take care of your fee in the agreed course throughout your stay. It will provide a grant for living costs.
Scholarship selection normally takes place between late February and June. If you have not heard from us by the dates indicated in the scholarship information, then please assume that you have been unsuccessful. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact unsuccessful applicants individually or provide feedback.
You’re eligible to apply for The University Of Oxford, UK Scholarship:
- If you are applying to start a fresh graduate course at the Oxford.
- Have good grades
- Or if you have previously studied in any of South African Universities.
How to apply:
For you to be considered for scholarship, your application for graduate study must be submitted before the deadline elapses. There is no separate application process for this scholarship..
Scholarships that you will be considered for automatically
If you fulfil the eligibility criteria and apply for your course by the relevant December or January deadline for your course you will be automatically considered for the following scholarships as part of the standard admissions process, or contacted directly by the University and invited to apply.
Unless otherwise stated, you will be considered automatically for these scholarships if:
- You are applying to start a new graduate course;
- You submit your course application by the relevant December or January admissions deadline;
- You are subsequently offered a place after consideration of applications received by the deadline;
- Your application is not placed on a waiting list or held back after the December or January admissions deadline to be re-evaluated against applications received by the March admissions deadline; and
- You meet the eligibility criteria.
It is important to note that during the selection process:
- The eligibility criteria will be applied automatically, using the details you provide in the relevant sections of the graduate application form (for example, your country of ordinary residence and your previous education institutions), to determine whether you are eligible;
- Selection is based on academic merit, unless specified otherwise;
- Some of the scholarships are only tenable at specific colleges. Unless specified otherwise, you do not need to select that college as your preference on the graduate application form. All eligible applicants will be considered, regardless of which college (if any) you state as your preference. However, successful applicants will be transferred to the relevant college in order to take up the scholarship; and
- Applicants who hold deferred offers to start in 2023-24 are not eligible to be considered for these scholarships.