Higher Education Scholarships for Palestinians (HESPAL)
HESPAL aims to create the next generation of senior academics who can maintain international quality standards at Palestinian universities and develop renewed and sustainable links between Palestinian and UK universities.
The scheme will upgrade academic staff in Palestinian universities through a Masters or PhD Scholarship programme.
How many Higher Education Scholarships (HESPAL) are available for Palestinians?
In the academic year 2023/2024, we plan to support 6 PhD scholars and 8 master’s scholars from different Palestinian universities in the West Bank and Gaza to study in UK universities participating in the HESPAL programme.
When is the deadline for applying?
Applications for the academic year of 2023/2024 are now closed.
Find out more about HESPAL's application proccess through HESPAL Guidance Notes document at the bottom of the page.