Open Society Foundations/ University of Cambridge Scholarships 2011-12

The Open Society Foundation-London, the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust and the Cambridge Overseas Trust invite applications for the above scholarships at the University of Cambridge for the academic year 2011-12. Applicants will normally be both nationals of and resident in Kazakhstan (or Kyrgyzstan, Russia (Nizhny Novgorod, Irkutsk, Samara, Vladivostok, Tomsk, Kazan and Magadan), Ukraine. See official web-site for full list of participating countries).

The scholarships are for taught postgraduate Programs leading to the award of the MPhil and LLM Law

MPhil: Development Studies, Education, Social Anthropology.

LLM: Public Law.

Scholarships are available in the following fields mentioned above. Each scholarship provides one year’s tuition fees at the University of Cambridge, a stipend to cover living costs (for one person only), and return air travel from the scholar’s home country. On completion of the scholarship, scholars will return to their home countries.

Further information, guidance notes for applicants and application forms are available from the address below, and completed applications should be returned there by 19 November 2010.

Additional information and application forms are available at

Kazakh and Uzbek applicants should send their applications to local representative offices:

Educational Centre”Bilim-Central Asia”:
Almaty Office: 83 Masanchi St.
Tel:+7 727 2597620(22).

Karaganda Office:20 Buhar Zhyrau Av., rooms 228-230.
Tel:+7 7212 420851/420761

Shymkent Office: 25 Gani Ilyaev St.
Tel:+7 7252 211981