Al-Habeeb Scholarship for the MA in Multimedia Journalism 2015/16

Manchester Metropolitan University


Send email to: **AWARDING_BODY**

  • *
  • *
  • *

Award info

  • Award values:
  • Bursary :£5000 for 1 year

  • Application deadline:
  • Oct - 2015*
    *This is the last application deadline supplied by the provider for this award, we are currently working on updating this information. Please contact provider for more details.
  • Award type:
    • Academic excellence
  • Award coverage:
  • Varies
  • Award level:
  • Postgraduate
  • Subject area:
  • Media and Communication Studies
  • Number of awards:
  • 1
  • Award duration:
  • 1 Academic years

Application info

  • Nationality:
  • All international, EU, UK only
  • Gender:
  • Both
  • Eligibility requirement:
  • One Al-Habeeb Scholarship, worth £5,000 will be awarded for the full-time MA in Multimedia Journalism, in the Faculty of Humanities, Languages and Social Science. To apply for the Al-Habeeb Scholarship, you must: Apply to, and receive an offer of a place on, the full-time MA Multimedia Journalism degree programme at Manchester Metropolitan University for 2015 entry. Download and complete the Al-Habeeb Scholarship Application Form and read the terms and conditions (on the final page of the form). The Al-Habeeb Scholarship Application Form asks the applicant to write a personal statement of approximately 1000 words, which should cover the following four areas: (a) demonstrate an interest in writing and/or debating about BME issues (giving specific examples of academic/writing experience where/if possible); (b) provide examples of how to tackle stereotypes and myths about BME communities through journalism; (c) suggest ways to improve communications between BME communities and host communities; (d) describe how an applicant would be an advocate and champion for BME community issues during their studies and after completing the programme. The answers to the four sections will be allocated points and used by the Al-Habeeb Scholarship Awarding Panel to select the Scholarship recipient. Submit your CV together with the completed Al-Habeeb Scholarship Application Form. The CV will be used to corroborate experience outlined in the personal statement.
  • Application details:
  • Candidates must apply to, and receive an offer of a place on, the full-time MA Multimedia Journalism degree for 2015 entry before applying for the Scholarship. Submit your Al-Habeeb Scholarship Application Form, together with your CV to: Email: Post: Alumni and Development, Manchester Metropolitan University, Bellhouse, Lower Ormond Street, Manchester, M15 6BX, United Kingdom

Awards from this institution

International Loyalty Award
£1,000 for full-time students who pay the full overseas tuition fee.
MMU Student Support Package
3000 £1000 per year for up to four years
Chevening Scholarship
The Scholarships are awarded to outstanding scholars with leadership potential.
MMU Bar Professional Training Course Scholarship
1000 Scholarship awards of £1000 towards the fees for the full-time or part-time
Pyrus Trust Bursary
One off non repayable award of £350.
Vice-Chancellor Scholarships (Non-EU Students only)
Scholarships value £5,000 each
Humanities, Languages and Social Science Postgraduate Scholarships 2015/16
50% of fees covered per year for 1 year (renewable) for 1 Academic year
Exercise and Sport Science MA/MSc Fee Bursary
50% of fees covered per year for 1 year only £2745 for 2 Academic years