INTO UEA Newton Programme Scholarship Announcement

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Check out the scholarship program UAE Newton University has in store to offer.Interested students please can e-mail us at info@intelligentgulf.com

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INTO UEA Newton Programme Scholarship Announcement

  1. 1. For more details: 105, Business Point Building, B/h Nissan Showroom, Deira, PO Box 114423 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Email:dubai@intelligentgulf.com Phone: 00971 4 2942460University of East AngliaNewton Programme Scholarships 2011-12INTO University of East Anglia invites applications for Newton Programme Scholarships for theSeptember 2011 and January 2012 intakes. The best-qualified applicants will receive up to 50% offthe full tuition fee.Of our first cohort of Newton Programme students, over 80% of their results were A* or A, and morethan half of our students obtained straight A* and A grades. These outstanding results have allowedour Newton Programme students to go on to study courses at institutions such as: • Engineering at Churchill College, University of Cambridge • Accounting and Finance at the London School of Economics • Medicine at the Chinese University of Hong Kong • Law at the University of Bristol • Medicine at the University of East Anglia • Electrical Engineering at Imperial College LondonIn short, the Newton Programme is ideal for students wanting to study medicine or to progress toworld-ranking institutions such as Oxford, Cambridge, or US Ivy League universities.For full details of the Newton Programme, please visit http://tinyurl.com/newtonprogramme.
  2. 2. Deadlines for submissionThe deadline for applications for scholarships for September entry has been extended. Applicationswill be considered on a case-by-case basis. The deadline for applications for scholarships for Januaryentry is Friday 25 November 2011.Successful applicants will be notified of their award as soon as possible, once the applicant hascompleted the procedure outlined below and all the necessary documentation has been received andapproved by INTO Admissions.Application procedureIn order to apply for these scholarships, applicants must have completed a Newton Programmeapplication form and will have ideally received a Letter of Offer for the Newton Programme fromINTO University of East Anglia.Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Scholarship application takes place intwo stages. During the initial stage, applicants must complete the attached scholarship applicationform, after which they will be required to take a maths test and write an English essay. Once theapplicant has completed this stage they will be given an interview, which will be either: • Conducted by a member of the local INTO Regional Office • Or by Skype interview with the INTO A Level Recruitment Manager.Scholarship application forms should be sent to Mike Gavin at m.gavin@uea.ac.uk.Scholarship paymentThe scholarship award will be given in the form of a discount on tuition fees. Payment of the awardwill be either: • Made in full, if the applicant has paid all fees in full prior to starting the course • Or in two parts, where the applicant has chosen to pay the fees in two parts at the start of each academic year.
  3. 3. University of East AngliaNewton Programme Scholarship Application FormSurname:First name:INTO student number (if known):Date of birth:Nationality:Contact e-mail:Contact telephone:Please use the following pages to write a personal statement, explaining: • What you hope to achieve by studying on the Newton Programme. • The career you hope to pursue. • Why you are interested in the career that you aspire towards.Your statement must be hand-written in English and should be between 200 and 500 words.

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