A number of Reach Oxford scholarships (formerly known as Oxford Student Scholarships) are offered to students from low-income countries who, for political or financial reasons, or because suitable educational facilities do not exist, cannot study for a degree in their own countries.
If this sounds like an opportunity fit for your needs, apply now!
Application deadline: February 9, 2022
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Benefits of the Reach Oxford Scholarships
Depending on course length, the Reach Oxford Scholarships last for 3-4 years. It covers tuition fees and college fees, a grant for living expenses, as well as one return air fare per year.
All subjects offered at the University of Oxford except Medicine shall be eligible for the scholarship.
Furthermore, only 2-3 scholars shall be granted with the said prestigious opportunity. This means that the competition is high, and students are expected to be at the top of their academic game.
Eligibility Criteria for Scholars
Only students from developing countries who have applied to study for undergraduate courses at the University of Oxford shall be admitted. The complete list of countries can be found below:
Eligible African Countries: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Côte D’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Other Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, , Kiribati, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, FYR Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niue, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestinian Administered Areas, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Serbia, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, St Kitts-Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent & Grenadines, Suriname, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen,
How to Apply
1) By October 15, 2021, you must have submitted a UCAS application to the University of Oxford for an undergraduate study and been accepted.
You must read the Guidance notes (see ‘Related documents’ on this page) and complete the Undergraduate Scholarships application form online (see ‘Related websites’ on this page) by 12 noon (UK time) on February 9, 2022, if you have been offered a place at the University of Oxford for an undergraduate course for 2022 entry.
3) The selection procedure for 2022 entrance students who submit by the 9 February 2022 scholarship deadline will take place in March 2022.
4) In April 2022, applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application.
Please visit the official scholarship website for further information.
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