Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021-22 for Female Students from Developing Countries to Study in UK

Last Updated on February 4, 2021

Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021/22 for Female Students from Developing Countries: Are you a female student from a developing country who is interested in undertaking a postgraduate study in the UK? Then apply for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021/22 to be taken at Hatfield College, Durham University.

The scholarship aims at enabling female students from a developing countries where access to tertiary education is limited to complete and benefit from a postgraduate study as well as acting as a positive ambassador of the university in their home country.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): Hatfield College, Durham University

Scholarship to be taken at: United Kingdom

Scholarship Level: Masters

Scholarship Worth:  See Scholarship benefits (below)

Subject Eligibility: Courses tenable at the universities

Country Eligibility: See Eligible Countries (below)

Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021/22 | Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021/22:

  • Applicants must have applied for and been offered an unconditional place on their chosen master’s programme at the university.
  • Applicants must be a female not in receipt of any other scholarship to fund their postgraduate studies or have completed a degree in the UK before.
  • Applicants must be a national of the one of the eligible countries.
  • Applicants must have obtained a bachelor’s degree in relevant subjects from a recognized university.
  • Applicants must possess other course entry requirements including the relevant English language qualification.
  • Applicants must not hold a Master’s degree.

Eligible Countries:

Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep Congo, Rep. Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea, Dem. People’s Rep., Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guines, Rwanda, Somalia, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Scholarship Benefits

  • Full payment of University tuition fees
  • Stipend for living expenses – 4 quarterly payments
  • One return economy air ticket from the home country to the UK, and the cost of return travel between the UK airport and Durham City
  • Fully funded, self-catered, single room in mixed accommodation at Hatfield College
  • ‘Settling in allowance’ on arrival
  • Cost of UK visa and the UK Health surcharge

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarships 2021/22 are to follow the steps outlined below to submit;

Step 1: An academic application for your chosen master’s programme; within this application you should reference your intention to apply for the Hatfield Lioness Scholarship. Once you have completed this application you can move onto step 2. When you receive your academic offer letter from the University, please forward it to hatfield.trust@durham.ac.uk with your full name and Lioness Scholarship 2021 in the subject line.

Step 2: An application for the Scholarship on this Application form. Please make sure to complete all sections. If you do not have all your documents now, please forward them to hatfield.trust@durham.ac.uk before the deadline for your application to be considered.

Application Deadline: 31st March 2021

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