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New Preferred Partnership Announced with The University Of Sheffield

04 February

The Aziz Foundation would like to announce new scholarships at the University of Sheffield for  exceptional British Muslims looking to progress onto Masters level study.

The University of Sheffield has become one of the Foundation’s Preferred Partners, having demonstrated their shared values in extending Widening Participation to the postgraduate level and closing the BME awarding gap.

The University offers the Postgraduate Scholarship that provides over 100 awards per year worth £10,000 each for home fee students. The scholarships key aim remains to help under-represented groups move into postgraduate study and also reward high achievers. In early 2019, the University also launched its Race Equality Strategy and Action Plan, developed in collaboration with the Students’ Union, with the first objective being to reduce this attainment gap between BAME and White students at the University to zero.

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