The University of Edinburgh, UK is awarding an educational fund to outstanding students who are willing to undergo a degree program at the Institution.

Applicants must have, or anticipate having, an unconditional firm offer for the 2023 – 2024 academic session. The scholarship awards will cover tuition fees and are tenable for three years.

Application Deadline: 1st June 2023

Eligible Countries: East Africa

Type: Master’s

Value of Award: Tuition fee

Number of Awards: Not Known

Duration of Awards: Three years.


  • The opportunities are available to students born and working in East Africa who would like to study towards the Master of Family Medicine online distance learning programme offered by the University of Edinburgh commencing in September 2023.

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How to Apply: Please submit your CV and a 500 – 800 word summary of your reasons for applying for the master’s program. In assessing applications, we will look for applicants who are currently practicing medicine and can demonstrate that they have:

  • The potential to contribute to national and local policy; taking forward a new way of providing healthcare that is equitable and that goes some way to meet the Sustainable Development Goals for the future.
  • A vision for improving the way that healthcare is delivered and who look to shape global health policy through the WHO agenda for more equitable and primary health led care.

Applications should be made to [email protected]

Complete application form here

Source: www.ed.ac.uk