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York Global Widening Participation Scholarship 2023 for Developing Countries


Find out more about and apply for the York Global Widening Participation Scholarship. Applications are open until 17 February 2023, 11.59pm GMT.

After the application deadline, we review all scholarship applications and evaluate them against the selection criteria.

If your application is shortlisted, we will invite you to a short online interview to further discuss your application. Interviews will take place between 27 February and 3 March 2023. Please make sure you are available to talk to us these days.


The York Global Widening Participation Scholarship covers the following:

  • programme fee (£3,497)

  • travel costs (according to the University’s travel and expenses policy)

  • passport and visa costs (up to £300)

  • £100 spending money


Three full scholarships are available for secondary/high school students from Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa and Ukraine.

You qualify to apply for this scholarship if:

  • you are currently in secondary education

  • you hold a citizenship from any country in Latin America or Sub-Saharan Africa or from Ukraine

  • you meet our minimum recommended level of English language skills, ie CEFR B2, IELTS 5, TOEFL 44+ or Duolingo 75+ (no need for a language exam)

  • you can prove your academic motivation

  • your family’s financial situation would not enable you to participate in the programme without this scholarship

  • this would be your first study abroad experience.


17th February 2023, 11.59pm GMT.

Click here for more details.


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