The David Sainsbury Full MSc Scholarship

Academic year 2023
Amount £31,000


Each full scholarship will cover up to:

  • the full cost of the tuition fee (£31,000 for 2023-24)

  • maintenance grant (exact value at the UKRI postgraduate researcher stipend level to be determined for 2023-24; in 2022-23 it was £17,668)

  • an additional £4,000 for travel costs (subject to valid economy class travel receipts) 


You are eligible for a full scholarship under these terms if you meet all these criteria:

  • You are in receipt of an offer of a place on the UEA MSc in Global Plant Health

  • You are a national of or domiciled in a least-developed, low-income, or lower-middle-income country or territory as defined by the Overseas Development Agency Development Assistance Committee (DAC) list, version 2022-23 for entry in 2022/23 academic year.

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees

  • Maintenance

Years Available

  • 2023


  • Socioeconomic Related


  • Faculty of Science


MSc in Global Plant Health

Country / Region

  • Any

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Any

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Restrictions with other scholarships

Students enrolled on the MSc in Global Plant Health are not eligible for other UEA Scholarships

Application Process

Provided you meet the eligibility criteria, you will automatically be considered for the scholarship, on a competitive basis - no separate application is required.

You will be evaluated for the scholarship based on the same criteria used to evaluate your application to enrol on the course:

  • your academic achievement, awards and potential

  • knowledge and experience of plant pathology, plant biology, microbiology and data science

  • leadership, management, entrepreneurship and relevant lab skills

  • independent study and teamwork


To be considered for this scholarship, you need to apply for your place on the MSc in Global Plant Health by Sunday 31 July 2023.


Application will close on 31 July 2023


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