Scholarship Overview

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: University of Kent
  • Funded by: University of Kent
  • Tuition Type: Full tuition
  • Degree Program: Masters
  • Scholarship Amount: Tuition, monthly stipends, etc
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 22 April, 2024.

Scholarship Benefits

The Scholarship encompasses the entirety of the tuition fees, provides a monthly allowance for living expenses, and covers the cost of travel to and from the United Kingdom.


Applicants must be citizens or hold recognized refugee status in one of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, or Zimbabwe.

They should also have a minimum of two years’ professional experience in conservation. Candidates are required to have attained a strong undergraduate qualification, with at least a UK upper second-class (2:1) or its international equivalent.

Moreover, they need to fulfill the criteria set by UK Visas and Immigration as well as the English language requirements of the University of Kent.

How to apply

For application submission, kindly forward a cover letter, limited to one page, along with your curriculum vitae, not exceeding two pages, to the email address [email protected].

Please ensure your application is submitted by Monday, the 22nd of April, 2024.

Additional Information

We are delighted to declare the initiation of the Burnett Scholarship program for the academic year 2024/25, specifically designed for the DICE Master’s course targeting candidates originating from the KAZA region in Africa.

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