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Leeds Marshall Scholarship


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Key facts

Ongoing deadline
Number of funding places
Multiple opportunities available
Country eligibility
International (specific country)
Specific country
United States of America
Source of funding
External organisation
<h2 class="heading hide-accessible">Summary</h2>

Fully-funded scholarships for US citizens pursuing postgraduate study.

<h2 class="heading hide-accessible"Full description</h2>

<p>The Leeds Marshall Scholarship is for postgraduate study in any subject at either Master&rsquo;s or Doctoral level. The scholarship is open to US citizens who hold a first undergraduate degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the United States with a minimum GPA of 3.7 (or A-).&nbsp;</p> <p>This award provides fees and the Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission will cover all&nbsp;maintenance and travel costs.</p> <p>For further details, including deadlines and eligibility criteria,&nbsp;please visit the <a href="">Marshall Scholarships website.</a></p>

<h2 class="heading">How to apply</h2>

<p>For details of how to apply,&nbsp;please visit the <a href="">Marshall Scholarships website.</a></p>

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Applicants to research degree programmes should normally have at least a first class or an upper second class British Bachelors Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline. The criteria for entry for some research degrees may be higher; for example several faculties also require a Masters degree. Applicants are advised to check with the relevant School prior to making an application. Applicants who are uncertain about the requirements for a particular research degree are advised to contact the School or Graduate School prior to making an application.

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The minimum English language entry requirement for research postgraduate research study is an IELTS of 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each component (reading, writing, listening and speaking) or equivalent. The test must be dated within two years of the start date of the course in order to be valid. Some schools and faculties have a higher requirement.

<h2 class="heading">Contact details</h2>

<p>For further information please contact the Postgraduate Scholarships Office.<br /> e:&nbsp;<a href=""></a>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;t: +44 (0)113 343 4077</p>

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