John Buchanan Rankin Travel Scholarship
Awarded by University of Glasgow
This scholarship is funded by a legacy to the School of Law from the estate of Mrs Mairi Rankin. The scholarship funds international travel in connection with postgraduate programmes in private international law at the University of Glasgow. The scholarship is awarded for a period not exceeding one year.
To be eligible students must be registered or have accepted an unconditional offer to study full-time for a PhD in private international law at the University of Glasgow.
To be determined on an individual basis. In appropriate cases an award will be made to cover travel expenses and a stipend during a period of study at an overseas institution. Selection will be based on academic excellence, relevance of the trip to be undertaken and anticipated impact on the student’s studies.
WORLD CHANGERS WELCOME
University of Glasgow is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and has been changing the world since 1451. UofG is a World Top 100 University and ranks consistently among the very best for its teaching and research – and for its contributions to academia, industry and society as a whole. We currently have over 2,500 research staff and over 7,000 postgraduate students across four colleges – each with its own Graduate School serving as a networking, support and social hub for all students. Glasgow places great emphasis on fostering teaching and research of the highest standard, and on promoting pathways for success beyond its postgraduate programmes via skills development and career support.
Wherever you are in education, and in life – and wherever you want to go – University of Glasgow shares and supports your ambitions. World changers are welcome here, in Scotland’s vibrant, multicultural and forward-thinking city.
The University is:
• ranked joint 73rd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2022
• ranked joint 86th in the world: Times Higher World University Rankings 2022
• ranked 2nd in the Russell Group for student satisfaction and teaching (NSS 2021)
The city of Glasgow
• is the UK’s third largest city and one of the world’s top student cities
• has a lively nightlife with more than 700 bars, pubs and nightclubs and seven cinemas
• is the UK’s first UNESCO City of Music, host to around 130 music events every week
• is consistently voted as the top place to shop in the UK, outside London’s West End
• is home to over 90 parks and public gardens
• has more than 20 museums and art galleries including the Riverside Museum
• has excellent transport links with two international airports
For more information regarding this award, please contact the University of Glasgow by using the links below.