Ghana

GREAT Scholarships

For the 2022-23 academic year there are postgraduate scholarships available at the following institutions. Please visit the university page below for more information and to apply:

GREAT Scholarships for justice and law

For the 2022-23 academic year there are two justice and law scholarships available at the following institutions. Please visit the university page below for more information and to apply:

Great scholarships for justice and law

Solent University

Solent University proudly focuses on the practical side of higher education, giving ambitious international students the expertise and experience required to advance their careers and make a real, meaningful impact upon their return home.

University of York

The University of York is a high-performing, research intensive Russell Group university and one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research

What are we looking for in a GREAT scholar?

GREAT scholars must:

  • be a citizen of Ghana.
  • have an undergraduate degree, be motivated, and have an interest in the proposed subject area
  • meet the English language requirement of the UK HEI
  • establish an engagement with the UK as a scholar, through personal and academic fulfilment
  • be willing to attend a networking event of all UK based GREAT scholars, to discuss experiences and capture perceptions of studying in the UK
  • be willing to maintain contact with the British Council and their HEI and act as an ambassador for the GREAT Scholarships
  • as an alumnus of the GREAT Scholarships, be willing occasionally to speak to potential candidates about their own experience of studying in the UK.

How to apply

  1. Visit the university page above to find out more information and then follow the link through to the university's website.
  2. Apply for individual scholarships following the instructions given on each universities’ scholarship webpages.
  3. The deadline to apply for a GREAT Scholarship varies according to each institution. For details on individual institutions’ deadlines, please see the institution page.
  4. Successful scholars will be informed by individual universities on the result of their applications.
  5. Scholarship funding will be issued to successful scholars by individual universities after registration.