TRACE Studentship in Law in UK for Students of Developing Countries, 2017
King’s College and TRACE International offer a TRACE studentship to pursue LLM (Master of Law) programme for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicants from Developing countries are eligible to apply for this studentship.
TRACE International and TRACE Incorporated are two distinct entities with a common mission to advance commercial transparency worldwide by supporting the compliance efforts of multinational companies and their third party intermediaries.
Candidates for the studentship should demonstrate an established interest in criminal law and anti-corruption efforts.
Course Level: Funding is available for an LLM course of study in the academic year 2017/18. The studentship is available to pursue an LLM focused on advancing commercial transparency and raising anti-bribery compliance standards.
Study Subject: It is expected the TRACE Scholar will enrol in relevant courses focused on criminal law, international law, rule of law, governance and economic development, and write his or her LLM thesis on a subject related to criminal law and anticorruption, such as international aspects.
Scholarship Award: The studentship award will cover the University composition fee and maintenance costs, and may be able to assist with application and visa expenses. In addition, the TRACE Scholar may have the opportunity to interact with TRACE member companies in the London area while studying at Cambridge.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for this studentship:
Candidates for the studentship should demonstrate an established interest in criminal law and anti-corruption efforts. The studentship fully funds students from developing countries to pursue an LLM focused on advancing commercial transparency and raising anti-bribery compliance standards.
Nationality: Applicants from Developing countries( Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African, Republic Chad, Chile, People’s Republic of China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea, Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, India, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Federated States of Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint- Vincent and the Grenadines, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this studentship.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.
English language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
How to Apply: The completed application form, together with supporting information requested herein should be sent to the Graduate Tutor at King’s College, Cambridge CB2 1ST or, via e-mail to the graduate.tutor-at-kings.cam.ac.uk by the 7 January 2017. References should be sent to this same address direct from the referee.
Application Deadline: Studentship application deadline is 7 January 2017.