Reach Oxford Scholarship is a scheme that offers scholarships to undergraduate students from developing countries. The eligible students those whose countries, due to political or economic reasons or lack suitable educational facilities cannot study for a degree in their own countries.
Note that for you to be considered for a Reach Oxford Scholarship, you must first apply for admission into the University. The University shall not consider any scholarship applications from students who have not been offered admission at Oxford.
Reach Oxford Scholarships are only for students who have received an offer and of highest academic ability.Financial need and social commitment also form major criteria for selection. It is only for students who have not studied at undergraduate level before and applicants should be intending to return to their country of ordinary residence following their studies.
Candidates must be from any of the eligible countries listed below.
Algeria, Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, Djibouti, Turkmenistan, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea,Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea, Democratic People’s Republic, Kosovo; Kyrgyz Republic, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Zambia, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Federated States, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Macedonia, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Rwanda, Saint Helena,Zimbabwe, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan; Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Wallis and Futuna, West Bank and Gaza Strip, Yemen and Vietnam.
Reach Oxford Scholarship offers 2-3 awards per year and is for the duration of 3 or 4 years. The value covers course fees, a grant for living costs and one return air fare per year.
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- Applications for 2021 entry are now closed. Details on how to apply for 2022 entry will be made available on the official website in January 2022.
- To ensure that you are considered for the scholarship, you must have made an application to the University through UCAS by 15 October 2021 and been successful in gaining a place. You will be then required to complete a separate scholarship application form. The scholarship application deadline will be around February 2022 and any application after that shall not be considered.
Kindly visit the Scholarship Official Website for you application: https://www.ox.ac.uk/admissions/undergraduate/fees-and-funding/oxford-support/reach-oxford-scholarship