Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries
Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries; Masters Public Health, Community Eye Health, at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
To support the training of eye health professionals with strong public health skills, the Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium offers scholarships for candidates from low- and middle-income African Commonwealth countries who have been accepted to study for a Masters Public Health, Community Eye Health at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.
About the course
The Masters Public Health, Community Eye Health, aims to provide students with the practical skills to develop and manage eye care programmes with an emphasis on meeting eye care needs in Africa.
It also enables participants to undertake appropriate clinical and operational research to inform the practical planning and management for VISION 2020: The Right to Sight.
Scholarships will cover course fees, travel costs, and accommodation costs.
Applications for entry to the 2016 course are now open.
The closing date for non-South African applicants is 31 July. The closing date for South African applicants is 30 September.