Students at Texas Southern, Fisk, Grambling State and Morehouse will now be eligible too.
Do you remember the image of two-year-old Aylan Kurdis' body on a Turkish beach, which shook social media? How did you feel when you looked at it? Did you feel angry? Sad? Powerless? I will tell you what I felt: I felt tired of seeing everyone sharing this awful image, and feeling bad. I felt that only sharing those images wouldn't help preventing more awful images from being created; it wouldn't help to change the situation. And that is what I wanted: I wanted to be able to help.
This year will see the first students who paid tuition fees of £9,000 a year graduate from their degree courses. The idea of spending thousands more on a postgraduate course specifically focussed on film, television or games could seem like one more hurdle too many for some people from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.
As a scholarship student, I take issue with the fact that many regard independent schools like mine as elitist intuitions, reserved only for the privileged few. Although it might be fair to say that there a cluster of independent schools that are openly elitist, in my experience to say all schools are the same is a sweeping generalisation.
Half of all British parents would not want to send their child to a private school even if it was free, new research has
Today, I have had to defer my place until September 2014 and belatedly join many of my fellow-graduates still in the search for full-time work. The reason for this last minute deferment was that, having exhausted every possible option, the deadline to pay the first installment of course fees arrived and I did not have the money.
The question posed to the 13-year-olds in the scholarship exam The question was part of three on a topic concerning "cruelty
Oxford University has announced the creation of a Margaret Thatcher Scholarship Trust, which will give young people who succeed
More Indian students are to be encouraged to come to the UK with the offer of new scholarships to a top university, it was
A student has won a lifetime scholarship to Cardiff University, which, if he decides to pursue a PhD, will be worth in excess