SOAS University of London

Online Academic Summer School

Academic Summer School Ambassador Scholarship 2021

Deadline: 30 April 2021
Ambassador Scholarship winners and Valerie Amos

The SOAS Academic Summer School is delighted to offer three tuition-fee waiver scholarships to passionate students with a desire to make a difference in the world.

The scholarships will cover the tuition fee for one Academic Summer School course in 2021.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for highly motivated, academically driven students with a desire to make a positive change in the world. 

If this sounds like you, please follow the steps below to apply.

How to Apply

To apply for the Ambassador Scholarship, you must first hold a conditional offer of a place on an Academic Summer School course. To make your application, simply complete our online application form. The deadline for scholarship submissions is 30th April 2021.

Once you have received your conditional offer, you must submit the following:

A video (no longer than two minutes) of yourself answering the following question:

  • SOAS inspires students to make a difference in the world. What inspires you and how will your chosen summer course help you to make a difference?

You can approach the creation of your video any way you like – we do not assess the artistic quality of the video, so please feel free to use a mobile phone or tablet when recording.

Submissions should be sent to summerschool@soas.ac.uk with the title ‘Ambassador Scholarship – Your Name’

When will I find out?

Successful applicants will be notified by 14th June 2021.  Unsuccessful applicants will be contacted, however due to the high volume of submissions received we will not be able to provide individual feedback.

Important Information

  • Ambassador Scholars will be required to take part in promotional activities to promote the Academic Summer School and the scholarship scheme.
  • The scholarships cover the tuition-fee only. 
  • Please note that the cancellation policy for courses also applies for the Ambassador Scholarship, please ensure that you refer to the summer school terms and conditions for further information.