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Subject: UCL Graduate Support Scheme - MSc in Anthropology, Environment and Development

We are pleased to announce that the UCL Graduate Support Scheme is offering 10 bursaries in Anthropology for the academic year 2014-15. (

Two bursaries are available for the MSc in Anthropology, Environment and Development (, which applies both biological and social anthropological approaches to the study of environment and development. Key areas of investigation include: the implications of changing environments for production systems and human welfare; the sustainable use of natural resources in developing countries; the environmental and welfare impacts of changing patterns of resource use with development.

UK/EU students are eligible to apply for the bursaries, which are awarded on the basis of financial need and include a full fee waiver and £10,000 living allowance. There is also the opportunity to apply for childcare assistance. Application deadline 30th June. See for further details.

As part of this scheme, UCL Anthropology is holding a Summer Workshop on 29th May for prospective students to find out more about the eligible courses, the bursaries and the application process. The outline for the day is as follows:

11.00: Registration, tea/coffee

11.30–12.30: Talks about UCL, the department and the bursaries

12.30–1.30: Lunch

1.30–3.30: Taster session in one of the eligible programmes, run by current students and researchers

3.30–4.30: Afternoon tea and chat with current students, student mentors. Advice on the application process / tour around campus available

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Spaces for the workshop are limited so please email to book a place. Assistance with travel and childcare costs is available - contact for more information.

Gill Conquest <>
Friday, May 09, 2014

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