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The University is happy to partner with Colfuturo in offering recipients a scholarship towards their tuition fees.

Who should apply?

The scholarship is open to all Colombian students looking to pursue any one-year taught Master’s programme at the University of Bristol starting in September 2019.

You can apply for a this scholarship if you:

  • are a Colombian national AND
  • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes

What's on offer?

Colfuturo offers students a convertible loan-scholarship of up to US$50,000 towards their studies.

The following awards are available for September 2019 entry:

  • One scholar will receive a 100% scholarship.
  • Other Colfuturo scholars will receive a 25% discount from tuition fees.

How do I apply?

  • Applicants will need to apply via the Colfuturo online system by 28 February 2019.
  • Colfuturo will send the University a list of applicants after 14 May 2019.
  • The University will consider the applicants and confirm their scholarships throughout June/July 2019.

Applications for 2019 entry are now closed.

Qualifying programmes

Any one year, full-time Masters programme starting in September 2019.


Colfuturo is a Colombian non-profit foundation that was established in 1991 with the support of the National Government and some of the most important companies of the private sector in the country at that time.

Its main objective is to provide financial support and increase the possibilities of Colombian citizens to access high-quality postgraduate study programmes abroad.

Further Information

For more information on the Colfuturo loan-scholarship 2019, please visit the Colfuturo website.