Pentland Scholarship open for application

The School of Public Policy at UCL invites applications for the Pentland Scholarship to support one individual undertaking its Global EMPA programme run jointly with the Wagner School in New York.  The Global EMPA programme is intended to equip talented professionals, who have at least five years work experience, to develop their analytical skills and managerial competence so that they are able to provide public policy leadership in conditions of contemporary governance.

Applicants must meet the admissions requirements for the Global EMPA as detailed on the NYU website. Scholarships will be awarded to applicants from Africa, Asia-Pacific, or Latin America on the basis of best fit to the programme and an assessment of financial need.

The application deadline is 12:00 (UTC), Thursday 5 March, 2015. For more information, please see the School of Public Policy website: