Are you interested in the field of International Relations (IR) or Sustainability?
If you intend to study one of these subjects at the the master level then you should read on because IE is now working with Oxfam to provide scholarships of up to 50% of tuition fees to students of IE’s Master in International Relations (see here ) and Master in Global and Environmental Change (see here ). There is also one additional scholarship available for a Bachelor Degree student of either the Bachelor of Biology (see here ) or the Bachelor of Communication (see here ).
The Collaboration Between IE and Intermón Oxfam
Given IE and Oxfam’s commitment to leading sustainability initiatives through international collaboration, Intermón Oxfam and IE have decided to launch a scholarship/grant program that makes obtaining a top education in the fields of IR and sustainability more accessible for future leaders in this sector.
In addition, Oxfam will be participating in the IE Social Responsibility Forum this coming November, and they will also be participating in the IE Career Fair in October 2011. Both organizations are also collaborating in academic areas such as research, case studies and teaching.
Programs and Scholarships Available
The programs that are included and the related grants which are included in this program are:
1) Master in Intertional Relations – 2 fellowship grants of 30% of tuition fees (value of 8.700€ per award)
2) Master in Global and Environmental Change – 2 fellowship grants of 50% of tuition fees (value of 9.000€ per award)
3) Bachelor of Biology/Bachelor of Communication – 1 fellowship grant of 50% of tuition fees (value of 9.000€)
Each scholarship recipient will be provided the title of IE Fellow, and will complete their fellowship work at Oxfam conributing directly to several key projects they organizations currently has on the go, in the fields of IR, sustainability and communications. So, in addition to an award, scholarship recipients will gain professional experience in their fields of interest with a leading global organization.
Taking Action: Apply Now
Navigate to the program web pages and apply for admissions. If you are offered a spot in one of the qualifying programs, then you should immediately apply for the scholarship by navigating to www.ie.edu/financialaid.