The IELTS Prize helps students achieve their higher education aspirations
The British Council, renowned for its commitment to educational opportunities and cultural relations, is pleased to announce that applications for The British Council IELTS Prize 2023 today is open. This annual competition aims to provide support to IELTS test-takers by offering up to PHP 350,000 (£5,000) towards their tuition fees at universities that accept IELTS as part of their admission requirements.
The IELTS Prize welcomes participants living in various countries, including China, Japan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, and Sri Lanka . Through a competitive application process, a total of three winners will be selected from each country, which will award them prize money to support their educational activities.
Eligibility for the prize is extended to students applying for undergraduate or postgraduate studies, either locally or abroad, whose courses start between January 2023 and March 2024. To be eligible, the applicants must have taken the British Council’s IELTS test on or after 1 April 2022, with a minimum band score of 5.5.
This prestigious opportunity serves as a gateway to a bright future in academia. Don’t miss your chance to apply and secure financial support for your educational journey. Visit the British Council’s official website for detailed application instructions and more information about the IELTS Prize 2023.
The deadline for submitting complete applications is September 15, 2023.
Since its inception in 2011, the prestigious British Council IELTS Prize has empowered nearly 360 students from East Asia to pursue their academic aspirations at renowned higher education institutions around the world. This includes local and overseas universities that recognize IELTS as part of their admission criteria.
Heather Forbes, the Regional Exams Director for the British Council in East Asia, stated, “We firmly believe that international study and collaboration are essential to the development of a more peaceful and prosperous world for all. We are proud to support these ambitious and dynamic individuals in achieving their goals The IELTS Prize offers candidates the opportunity to make the most of their higher education journey, enabling them to gain new insights and knowledge that can be applied to their country and the global communities they care about. Undoubtedly, the IELTS Prize acts as a factor in the development of the careers of future leaders.
prostrate lotus, Country Director for the British Council in the Philippines, added, “Throughout our 45 years of presence in the Philippines, we have witnessed the extraordinary talent of Filipinos. We are honored to help these ambitious and intelligent individuals achieve their goals through unique opportunities such as the IELTS Prize.
For applicants seeking more information about the award, application process, and frequently asked questions, please visit the official website at https://takeielts.britishcouncil.org/take-ielts/study-work -abroad/ielts-prize. Explore the possibilities and embark on a transformative educational journey with the British Council IELTS Prize.