Holland Government Scholarship for International Students, 2018

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Applications are invited for Holland Government Scholarship for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA). Scholarship is awarded for pursuing bachelor’s or master’s programmes at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.

The Holland Scholarship Programme is the Netherlands’ national scholarship programme for both international and Dutch students. The aim of this programme is to raise the profile of Dutch higher education and to encourage student mobility both into and out of the Netherlands.

The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: May 1 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in selected fields of study available at the participating Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship amounts to € 5,000. You will receive this in the first year of your studies. Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: International students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA)
  • Scholarship can be taken in Netherlands (Holland)

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries:  Scholarship is open for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA).
  • Entrance Requirements:
    • Your nationality is non-EEA.
    • You are applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.
    • You meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice. You can find these on the website of the institution.
    • You do not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Netherlands Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: Find your programme in the overview of participating research universities or in the overview of participating universities of applied sciences. You will find detailed information about the application procedure and deadlines in the links provided in both lists.  The university will contact you to let you know if you have been awarded a scholarship.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Japanese Masters & PhD Scholarships at University of Tokyo for International Students, 2018

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Applications are invited for The Daiohs Memorial Foundation Scholarships to study master and doctoral degree programme. This scholarship is open to international students.

This Foundation aims to contribute to the creation of a social environment in which all people can work safely and lively.  Specifically, it is aimed at granting scholarships to students or researchers, subsidizing research activities at universities and research institutes, etc. that are being investigated and researched according to the purpose of the foundation, promoting the dissemination and enlightenment of the social environment I would like to work diligently.

The University of Tokyo abbreviated as Todai or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, often cited as the most prestigious university in Japan. Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked the University of Tokyo 1st in Asia and 20th in the world in 2012.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: April 16, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to study Master and Doctoral degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the subjects offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: Amount: 10,000 JPY/month
  • Duration: April 2018 – up to standard study period
  • Nationality: Open to International Students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Japan

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: This scholarship is open to International students.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

(1) International students studying in a master or doctoral course who are 38 years old or younger, as of April 2nd.
(2) Students who are motivated to make their dream come true, and are able to attend events organized by the foundation two times in a year.
(3) Those who need a financial support.
(4) Those who are physically and mentally fit.
(5) Those who are able to explain their research in Japanese.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Japan Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Applicants must submit the following documents to ILO. Application Form should be printed on the single page and should not be stapled.

 

(1) Application Form for Scholarship from private Foundations, 1 original
(2) Transcript of your current program, or of your previous program (if you have not obtained any credits in the current program), 1 original
(3) Application form and research plan
(4) Photo (4x3cm)
(5) Certificate of Enrollment
(6) Recommendation letter from your supervisor
(7) Official income certificate for your household of last year.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Scholarships at Free University of Berlin for International Students in Germany, 2018

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The Collaborative Research Centre 958 (SFB 958) “Scaffolding of Membranes – Molecular Mechanisms and Cellular Functions” with the integrated Research Training Group funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) is currently accepting applications for Doctoral Scholarships for the year 2018.

Freie Universität Berlin, one of eleven German universities of excellence, is leading in research and teaching. The university has many regional and international partners. The Free University of Berlin is a research university located in Berlin, Germany. One of Germany’s most recognized universities, it is known for its research in the humanities and social sciences, as well as in the field of natural and life sciences.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: April 10, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue doctoral programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded on interdisciplinary research projects in the fields of cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, structural biology and optical (bio) physics.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarships will be awarded for one year (12 months) starting latest on July 1st, 2018. After this initial year, the funding for the doctorate will come from the supervising PI. Doctoral fellows will receive a stipend of € 1.365 per month. An additional allowance of € 103 per month will also be paid. A child care allowance may be granted if applicable.
  • Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.
  • Number of Scholarships: Several doctoral scholarships are available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Applicants should have gained a top place in their graduating classes and hold a master’s degree or equivalent in natural science. Candidates have to meet the requirements which would qualify them for entry to a doctoral programme at the respective institute. Students will be chosen on the basis of their previous grades and academic references. Applicants should also have a solid proficiency in the English language (at least level B2).  The SFB 958 encourages, in particular, women as well as disabled persons to apply for the fellowships.

English Language Requirements: Applicants should also have a solid proficiency in the English language (at least level B2).

Germany Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Applications should be addressed only via email to the coordinator of the integrated Research Training Group: simone.schlender-at-sfb958.de. Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter referring to the scholarship project/s applied for (one or more projects according to their preferences). A motivation why the project/s is/are selected by the applicant should be given in the cover letter. Curriculum vitae, copies of their qualifying academic certifications, and two letters of recommendation from academic teachers are asked for.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Beijing Government Scholarships for International Students, 2018

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Beijing Government is pleased to offer scholarships for international students in 2018-2019 academic session. Scholarships will be awarded to undertake doctoral, masters, undergraduate, senior scholar program, long term language program and exchange programs.

The Beijing Government Scholarship (BGS) was established by Beijing Municipal Government, aiming to provide tuition fees fully or partially to the international students studying or applying for studying in Beijing.

eBeijing is authorized by the Beijing Municipal Government and organized jointly by the Foreign Affairs Office of the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality and the Beijing Network Information Industry Office. The website aims to strengthen the exchanges, cooperation and friendship between Beijing and the rest of the world through the internet in English.

Applicants should not be awardees of Chinese government scholarships at the same time. They should meet the language requirements of the higher education institutions. General English language requirements for English-instructed programs and Chinese-instructed programs are different.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: Beginning of April
  • Course Level: Scholarships will be awarded to undertake doctoral, masters, undergraduate, senior scholar program and long term language program and exchange program.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are offered over different departments across the university, all offering a diverse range of courses.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship covers tuition fees only, and it falls into the following five categories:
    • Doctoral student scholarship: 40,000 RMB/person/year.
    • Master student scholarship: 30,000 RMB/person/year.
    • Undergraduate student scholarship: 20,000 RMB/person/year.
    • Senior scholars and long term language student scholarship: 10,000 RMB/person/year
    • Scholarship for exchange student (long-term or credit transferrable students) and student who make special contributions to international exchange and cooperation in the capital area: 5,000 RMB/person/year.
  • Number of Scholarships: Various scholarships are available.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Scholarship can be taken in Beijing (China)

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International students can apply for these scholarships.
  • Entrance Requirements: Scholarships will be awarded to undertake doctoral, masters, undergraduate, senior scholar program and long term language program and exchange program. To be eligible to apply:
    • Applicants should be non-Chinese citizens and be in good health.
    • Applicants for doctoral degree programs must have a master’s degree and be under the age of 40.
    • Applicants for master’s degree programs must have a bachelor’s degree and be under the age of 35.
    • Applicants for undergraduate program must have senior high school diploma with good academic performance and be under the age of 30.
    • Applicants for general scholar program must have bachelor’s degree or completed at least two years of undergraduate studies and be under the age of 50.
    • Applicants for long term language studies must have senior high school diploma and be under the age of 60.
    • Applicants for senior scholar program must have master’s degree or above or hold academic title of associate professor or above and be under the age of 50.
    • Applicants should meet the language requirements of the higher education institutions.
    • Applicants should not be awardees of Chinese government scholarships at the same time.
  • English Language Requirements: General Chinese Language requirements for application to Chinese-instructed program
    • Old HSK6 (or new HSK5)or above is required for application of liberal arts, economics and management majored students.
    • Old HSK3 (or new HSK4) or above is required for application of science, engineering and medical science majored students.
    • For details please refer to requirements published by the university.
      General English language requirements for application to English-instructed programs:
    • Free English Language testing for students from English speaking countries.
    • Free English Language testing for students from countries in which English is the major teaching language on condition that the relevant proof documents were provided.
    • TOEFL 550, IELTS 5.5 or Pass University’s entrance examination.
    • For details please refer to requirements published by the university.

Chinese Scholarships

Application Procedure:

Introduction: All applicants can apply to the relevant schools, the Chinese Embassy, or consulate general in their home countries.
How to Apply: The applicants must fill in and submit the following documents truly, correctly and completely:
  • Application Form for Beijing Government Scholarship (Applicants shall obtain the form from the Higher Education Institutions or download the form from the website of the targeted HEIs).
  • Notarized highest diploma and transcripts.
  • Foreigner Physical Examination Form should be provided if the duration of study is six months or above.
  • Study plan (no less than 400 words) or research plan (no less than 800 words) in Chinese or English should be submitted for degree or research students.
  • Applicants for music and art are requested to submit the applicants’ own works according to the requirements of the target HEIs.
  • Applicants under 18 should provide legal documents of their legal guardians in China.
  • Please note that application documents will not be returned.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Joint Japan World Bank Fully Funded Graduate Scholarship Program, 2018

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Applications are invited for Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarships Program (JJ/WBGSP) from the nationals of developing countries. Scholarships are awarded for studying only at a master program that has been granted “preferred” status by the JJ/WBG Scholarship Program.

The program has awarded over 5000 scholarships selected from over 65,000 applicants, and disbursed over US$200 million in funding from the Japanese government.

Established in 1987 with funding from the Government of Japan, the Joint Japan / World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJ/WBGSP) has helped create an international community of development professionals through the Program’s financing of graduate and post-graduate studies.

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent university degree) earned before 2013, be under 45 years old on the application deadline date, and have at least 3 years of recent development-related experience since earning a Bachelor’s degree. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: April 12 , 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at Preferred University.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for studying only at a master program that has been granted “preferred” status by the JJ/WBG Scholarship Program.
  • Scholarship Award: The JJ/WBGSP scholarship provides the recipient with the following benefits:
    • Economy class air travel between your home country and the host university at the start of your study program and immediately following the end of the scholarship period. In addition to the two-way air travel, scholars will receive a US $500 travel allowance for each trip;
    • Tuition for your graduate program and the cost of basic medical insurance usually obtained through the university.
    • A monthly subsistence allowance to cover living expenses, including books. The amount of the allowance varies depending on the host country.

    Please note all JJ/WBGSP scholarships cover the duration of the graduate program or two years, whichever is less.

    The JJ/WBGSP scholarship does not cover:

    • VISA application(s) costs
    • Expenses to bring and/or support a scholar’s family members;
    • Extra-curricular courses or training;
    • Language training not provided by the graduate program;
    • Additional travel during the course of the study program;
    • Expenses related to research, supplementary educational materials, field trips, participation in workshops/seminars, or internships; or
    • Educational equipment such as computers.

    Note: The JJ/WBGSP scholarship may only supplement, and does not duplicate, any other source of financial support/fellowship you might have. If selected as a finalist or if you are awarded a scholarship, you must inform the JJ/WBGSP if you have other sources of scholarship funds. The JJ/WBGSP stipend may be withdrawn completely or partially if during the scholarship period the Program has evidence of additional sources of support.

  • Number of Scholarships: JJWBGSP offers scholarships for over 200 Preferred Programs (.xlsx 49 KB) spanning a wide array of development topics and for 14 Partner Programs (.xlsx 15 KB) at universities in U.S., Africa and Japan in key areas of development, including economic policy management, tax policy, and infrastructure management.
  • Nationality: Students of developing countries can apply for this scholarship.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Scholarships are available for preferred university masters programs that is listed on the JJ/WBGSP website and that is located outside of the applicant’s country of citizenship and country of residence.

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Students of developing countries can apply for this scholarship.List of Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus,  Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep., Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep. of, Congo, Rep. of, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Rep, Ecuador, Egypt, Arab Rep., El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, The Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haití, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep. of, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, FYR of, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, F.S., Moldova, Mongolia,  Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palau,  Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Entrance Requirements: Broadly speaking, Developing Country nationals must:
    • Be a national of a World Bank member developing country;
    • Not hold dual citizenship of any developed country;
    • Be in good health;
    • Hold a Bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree earned at least 3 years prior to the Application Deadline date;
    • Have 3 years or more of recent development-related work experience after earning a Bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree;
    • Be employed in development-related work in a paid full- time position at the time of submitting the scholarship application.  The only exception to this criterion is for developing country nationals from a country that will be on the updated list of Fragile and Conflict States provided to applicants in the Application Guidelines for each call for scholarships.
    • On or before the Scholarship Application Deadline date, be admitted unconditionally (except for funding) for the upcoming academic year to at least one of the JJ/WBGSP preferred university master’s programs and located outside of the applicant’s country of citizenship and country of residence listed at the time the call for scholarship applications open.
    • Not be an Executive Director, his/her alternate, and/or staff of any type of appointment of the World Bank Group or a close relative of the aforementioned by blood or adoption with the term “close relative” defined as: Mother, Father, Sister, Half-sister, Brother, Half-brother, Son, Daughter, Aunt, Uncle, Niece, or Nephew; *Please note: All eligibility criteria are strictly adhered to. No exceptions are made. Eligibility criteria WILL NOT change during an open call for applications. However, this information is subject to change between the close of one application process and the opening of the next.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Japan Scholarship

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: Applicants can apply for scholarships to both Preferred and Partner Programs. The process to apply to a Preferred Program and to a Partner Program differs:

ATTENTION:  The call for applications for a JJWBGSP Scholarship to one of our Preferred Programs is now open from February 22 to April 12 , 2018. Guidance for this call for applications, including this call’s: (i) instructions and requirements to submit an application, the eligibility criteria applicants must meet; and the selection process are provided  in the Application Guidelines, FAQs, and the complete list of JJ/WBGSP Preferred (.xlsx 49 KB) Master Degrees currently offered. Please read these documents before starting your application.

Once you are familiar with the application requirements and processes, click here to apply, and refer to the “Accessing your online application” and “Navigating your online application” to navigate step-by-step the online application.

Those seeking a JJ/WBGSP Partner Program scholarship (.xlsx 15 KB) must first apply for admission to one or more of the Partner Masters Degree Program(s). Inquiries on how to submit an admissions application to a partner program should be submitted to the respective university.

After reviewing submitted applications, each Partner Master Degree Program will identify a short list of eligible candidates who will then be invited by the JJWBGSP Secretariat to apply for a JJ/WBGSP scholarship.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Microsoft AI Residency Program for Researchers in Redmond USA and the UK, 2018

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Applications are invited for Microsoft AI Residency Program in Redmond, WA, or Cambridge, UK. Students from Europe Africa Middle East (EMEA), North America are eligible to apply for this programme.

The residency program offers benefits designed to give you a world-class experience. You will receive competitive pay, custom AI training from the top researchers and more.

Microsoft Corporation commonly referred to as Microsoft or MS) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, and personal computers and services.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: February 28, 2018
  • Course Level: This is a residency programme.
  • Study Subject: This programme is available to researchers and Engineers.
  • Scholarship Award: Students will receive competitive pay, custom AI training from the top researchers and more.
  • Nationality: Europe Africa Middle East (EMEA), North America
  • Number of Scholarships: Not Known
  • Scholarship can be taken in Redmond, Washington, or Cambridge, UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students from Europe Africa Middle East (EMEA), North America are eligible to apply for this programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • BSc, MSc, and Ph.D. graduates with substantial coursework in, but not limited to: computer science, electrical engineering, data science, mathematics, physics, economics, human-computer interaction, and computational biology.
  • Experience developing in at least one high-level language such as Python or C/C++/C#.
  • Experience with machine learning techniques or deep learning frameworks is desirable.
  • Enthusiasm to move into the field is essential.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary environment.
  • Strong communication skills.

English Language Requirements: Students must have strong communication skills.

Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Apply to learn new AI skills and help improve people’s lives with intelligent technology

  • To apply to the 2018 Microsoft AI Residency program, you will need to complete the application and submit the following items:
  • A cover letter that includes a personal statement as to why are you interested and passionate about AI and machine learning, and what you hope to gain from the Microsoft AI Residency experience.
  • CV/Resume (include relevant coursework, coding experience, links to publications, blog posts, professional web pages as applicable).

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Commonwealth Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in New Zealand, 2018

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New Zealand Government is pleased to offer Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan in 2018-2019 academic sessions. Scholarships will be awarded to undertake Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.

New Zealand Scholarships empower individuals with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to economic, social and political development within selected developing countries.

The CSFP was established at the first Commonwealth education conference in 1959 and is reviewed by education ministers at their triennial meetings. The CSFP is the only scholarship scheme in the world to receive such high-level recognition.

Applicants must be applying for direct entry to a Masters or PhD programme at a New Zealand university. As a general rule, for those wishing to complete a postgraduate qualification an overall IELTS score of 6.5 and no band less than 6.0 is the minimum required.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: March 28, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Master’s or PhD studies in New Zealand.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the subjects that are a priority for each country.
  • Scholarship Award: The entitlements of the Scholarship include full tuition fees, a living allowance (paid fortnightly), an establishment allowance, medical and travel insurance, travel between your home country and New Zealand at the start and end of your scholarship, home leave or reunion travel for some eligible scholars, pastoral and academic support at your institution, and assistance with research and thesis costs for most postgraduate research students.
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
  • Scholarship can be taken in New Zealand

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: The following Commonwealth countries are eligible to apply:
    Region Eligible countries
    Africa Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia.
    Caribbean Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines.
    Asia Bangladesh, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka,
    Pacific Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following conditions to be eligible for a New Zealand Scholarship:
    • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing your scholarship.
    • Be a citizen of the country from which you are applying for a scholarship.
    • Not have citizenship or permanent residence status of New Zealand, Australia, USA, Canada, European Union countries, United Kingdom, Japan, Israel, South Korea, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia.
    • Important note: this condition does not apply to applicants from the Cook Islands, Tokelau or Niue, or applicants from Samoa with dual Samoa-NZ citizenship.
    • Have resided in your home country for at least two years immediately prior to commencing your scholarship.
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants who are members of the diplomatic corps or their dependants, and may not apply to applicants for Short Term Scholarships.
    • Have at least 2 years of work experience (part time or fulltime, paid or voluntary).
    • Important note:this condition does not apply to applicants from the Pacific who are applying for a pre-service scholarship -Not be serving military personnel.
    • Be able to satisfy Immigration requirements for international student entry to New Zealand or the country in which you will undertake your scholarship (i.e. medical checks, police clearances/character checks, etc.)
    • Be academically and linguistically able to obtain an Offer of Place for the proposed programme of study from the tertiary institute where you will undertake your scholarship.
    • Not have been previously terminated from a New Zealand Government Scholarship
    • Seek a qualification that will contribute to the sustainable development of your home country
    • Commit to return to your country for a minimum of 2 years at the end of your scholarship.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

International Fellowships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: The application process for a New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarship is different to other New Zealand Scholarships. Applicants must submit their applications to their country’s ‘Nominating Agency’ first. The Nominating Agency then ‘nominates’ two applicants from the submitted applications to send to the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Read the Commonwealth section of the How to Apply page carefully before you submit an application.

Application Form

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Commonwealth Fully Funded Scholarships for Master’s Courses in UK

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Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) in partnership with UK universities offers Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries. Shared Scholarships are usually tenable for one-year Master’s courses only.

The purpose of the scholarship is to contribute to development needs of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and qualified professionals and academics who would not otherwise have been able to study in the UK.

The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) is one of the largest and most prestigious scholarship schemes for international study in the world. Since it was established in 1959, around 30,000 individuals have benefited – 25,000 of them have held awards funded by the UK government, managed by the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC).

If applicants require a Tier 4 visa to come to the UK to study, they may be required to take an approved English language test and/or be screened for tuberculosis for your visa application. These regulations are subject to change at any time.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: April 17, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree program at UK Institutions.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study subjects related to the development of their home country at participating UK universities only.
  • Scholarship Award: Shared Scholarships are jointly funded by the CSC and participating UK universities. Each Scholarship provides:
    • Approved airfare from your home country to the UK and return at the end of your award (arranged by the university; funded by the CSC)
    • Approved tuition and examination fees (funded by the CSC)
    • Stipend (living allowance) at the rate of £1,043 per month, or £1,279 per month for those studying at universities in the London metropolitan area (rates quoted at 2016-2017 levels) (paid and funded by the university)
    • Warm clothing allowance (paid and funded by the university)
    • Study travel grant towards the costs of study-related travel within the UK or overseas (claimed from and paid by the university; funded by the CSC)
    • Excess baggage allowance, up to an annual approved limit, when returning home (claimed from and paid by the university; funded by the CSC)
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: Developing Commonwealth countries
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries:  Students of developing Commonwealth countries can apply for these Commonwealth Shared Scholarships.
  • Entrance Requirements: To apply for these scholarships, you must:
    • Be a citizen of or have been granted refugee status by an eligible Commonwealth country, or be a British Protected Person
    • Be permanently resident in an eligible Commonwealth country
    • Be available to start your academic studies in the UK by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2018
    • By October 2018, hold a first degree of at least upper second class (2:1) standard, or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree)
    • Not have studied or worked for one (academic) year or more in a high income country
    • Be unable to afford to study in the UK without this scholarship
  • English Language Requirements: If applicants require a Tier 4 visa to come to the UK to study, they may be required to take an approved English language test and/or be screened for tuberculosis for your visa application. These regulations are subject to change at any time.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: You should apply to study one of the taught Master’s courses offered in the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship scheme. These scholarships do not cover undergraduate courses, PhD study, or any pre-sessional English language teaching, and are usually tenable for one year only. View a full list of eligible courses

All applications must be made through your chosen university. You must check with your chosen university for their specific advice, admission requirements, and rules for applying. Some universities may require you to complete their own admissions application form as well, which may have a separate closing date. You must take the necessary steps to secure admission to your course at the same time as applying for a Shared Scholarship.

You must make your application using the CSC’s Electronic Application System (EAS), in addition to any other application that you are required to complete by your chosen university. View full information on how to use the EAS, including detailed guides

You can apply for more than one course and/or to more than one university, but you may only accept one offer of a Shared Scholarship.

All applications must be submitted by 23.59 (BST) on 17 April 2018 at the latest. Each university has its own closing date for applications, and most are before this date. View a full list of closing dates

The CSC will not accept any applications that are not submitted via the EAS to your UK university, or any applications directly from individuals; such applications will not be acknowledged.

The EAS will open for applications on 23 February 2018.

Online Application

List of participating universities and eligible courses

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

Full Tuition Fee Scholarships in UK for Undergraduate Students at Heriot-Watt University, 2018

 

Heriot-Watt University offer a range of different scholarship programmes for international students to help 100% cover tuition fees or living costs. International (non-EU) applicants holding an offer for an eligible Undergraduate Degree Programme are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Heriot-Watt University is a public university based in Edinburgh, Scotland. It was established in 1821 as the world’s first mechanics’ institute. It has campuses in the Scottish Borders, Orkney, Dubai, and Putrajaya in Malaysia.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2018
  • Course Level:  Scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: Successful Scholarships will benefit from a fee reduction in one of three categories:
    • Heriot-Watt Merit Scholarships – 25% reduction
    • Heriot-Watt Excellence Scholarships – 50% reduction
    • Heriot-Watt Distinction Scholarships – 100% reduction (maximum of FIVE Scholarships in total)
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given
  • Nationality: International (Non-EU) students
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International (Non-EU) students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
  • Entrance Requirements: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
    • Overseas (non-EU applicants) to eligible Undergraduate degree programmes.
    • Criteria is based on academic merit, but financial need will be taken into consideration for the higher value scholarships.
    • Applicants must have an offer of a place to study with Heriot-Watt University in the UK.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

International Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:  Once you have an offer of a place in the UK (on-Campus), visit the Application Portal, which is now open for applications. Please complete the correct application form by the deadline of Monday 30 April 2018. Distance Learning Programmes are not eligible for these scholarships.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Israeli Government Full Masters Scholarship for Developing Countries at Haifa University, 2018

 

Applications are invited for Israeli Government Full scholarship for MA program at Haifa University in Israel. Students from Developing countries are eligible to apply.

The International MA Program in Child Development was established with the goal of improving the lives of children at risk around the world. It is designed to prepare the next generation of international experts who will focus on pressing questions regarding the nature of child development and how it applies to the lives of children and their families in developing countries.

The University of Haifa is the only comprehensive research university in northern Israel and the most pluralistic institution of higher education in the country. The University of Haifa is a world-class academic institution with a diverse population of over 18,000 students made up of secular and religious Jews, Christian and Muslim Arabs, Druze and Bedouin, new immigrants and native Israelis and a growing number of students from around the world.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to pursue International Master’s Program in Child Development.
  • Scholarship Award: Please see program website for current tuition and fees. There are numerous sources of financial aid available to students who choose to study at the University of Haifa. For a list of scholarship options please see the program website. A number of scholarships are available to applicants from developing countries to cover, housing, medical insurance, living expenses, and a full or partial tuition waiver.
  • Nationality: Students from Developing countries are eligible.
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Israel

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students from developing countries (Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African, Republic Chad, Chile, People’s Republic of China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea, Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, India, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico,  Federated States of Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint- Vincent and the Grenadines, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Accredited BA in relevant academic disciplines related to public services for children: social work, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, physical therapy, nursing, early childhood education, psychology, and law.
  • Copy of diploma and transcript.
  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA, 80%, or equivalent.
  • At least three years of experience working with children and families. Preference will be given to individuals who already demonstrate experience in leadership positions in their respective fields.
  • English test scores might be required if native language is not English or candidates have not previously studied at an institution of higher education where the language of instruction is English. In such events, we will consider each candidate on an individual basis, also based on further evidence attesting to mastery of the English language.
  • Three letters of recommendation from university faculty members and/or senior professionals in the field.
  • Statement of Purpose (500 words).
  • Personal History Statement (500 words).
  • Copy of valid passport.
  • Medical forms.

English Language Requirements: English test scores might be required if native language is not English or candidates have not previously studied at an institution of higher education where the language of instruction is English. In such events, we will consider each candidate on an individual basis, also based on further evidence attesting to mastery of the English language.

Government Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Application forms can be found on the program website or by contacting the International School directly. Applications are processed on a rolling admissions basis; we review and accept applications once the complete application file is received.

Application includes:

  • Copy of diploma and transcript.
    • A minimum of 3.0 GPA, 80%, or equivalent.
    • At least three years of experience working with children and families. Preference will be given to individuals who already demonstrate experience in leadership positions in their respective fields.
    • English test scores might be required if native language is not English or candidates have not previously studied at an institution of higher education where the language
    of instruction is English. In such events, we will consider each candidate on an individual basis, also based on further evidence attesting to mastery of the English language.
    • Three letters of recommendation from university faculty members and/or senior professionals in the field.
    • Statement of Purpose (500 words).
    • Personal History Statement (500 words).
    • Copy of valid passport.
    • Medical forms.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

UK Developing Solutions Full Masters Scholarships at University of Nottingham, 2018

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The University of Nottingham is offering 105 scholarships for students starting full-time masters degree programmes in September 2018. Scholarships are available for full-time masters degree progammes in an area of study within the: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Social Science.

The aim of the Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from Africa, India or one of the countries of the Commonwealth.

The University of Nottingham is a public research university based in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. It was founded as University College Nottingham in 1881 and was granted a Royal Charter in 1948.

EU and International students whose first language is not English are required to have an appropriate grade/score in an approved examination in English language (such as IELTS) Academic) before they can register on an academic programme.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application deadline: March 23, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme at University of Nottingham.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are available for full-time masters degree programme, including MRes, at Nottingham for September 2018 in an area of study within the: Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Social Science.
  • Scholarship Award: 105 scholarships are available for 2018 entry:
    • 30 x 100% tuition fee
    • 75 x 50% of tuition fees
  • Number of Scholarships: 105 scholarships are available for 2018 entry.
  • Nationality: Students of Africa Africa, India, OR countries of the Commonwealth
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Students of Africa Africa, India, OR one of the countries of the Commonwealth can apply for these masters scholarships.
    *Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Kiribati, Malaysia, Maldives, Montserrat, Nauru, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants can apply for this scholarship if you:
    • are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa, India, OR one of the countries of the Commonwealthlisted below
    • are classed as an overseas student for fee purposes
    • have not already studied outside of your home country
    • are not currently studying at a University of Nottingham campus or are not a University of Nottingham graduate 
    • hold an offer to start a full-time masters degree programme (excluding MRes), at Nottingham for September 2018 in an area of study within the (click each link below to see which faculty your school / department is in):
      • Faculty of Engineering,
      • Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,
      • Faculty of Science,
      • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

UK Scholarships

Application Procedure:

Introduction: All postgraduate students are encouraged to apply online using our online Applicants’ Portal. This allows you to attach supporting documents to your application form.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Inholland Undergraduate Grants in Netherlands for International Students, 2018

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Inholland Knowledge Grant is now available for non-EU/EER students for the academic year 2018/19. Scholarships are available to pursue Bachelor degree programme at Inholland University of Applied Sciences.

As a university of applied sciences, they see it as their social mission to provide their students with quality. Those who study at Inholland University of Applied Sciences can be assured of top-quality professional education, both in content and norms and values. Our university is warm and friendly and is known for its personal touch and commitment to students.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

 Scholarship Description: 
  • Application Deadline: The application process can be different for students who are already living in the Netherlands. Inholland welcomes students from abroad, but registration can take longer due to the procedures needed to verify the qualifications. We recommend non-EU students to start the application process before May 1, 2018. The recommended deadline for Dutch and EU students is August 1.
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Bachelor degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any of the subjects offered at Inholland University of Applied Sciences.
  • Scholarship Award: This academic year the knowledge grant is €2600 for students (re-)enrolled in September 2017 or February 2018.
  • Nationality: Scholarships are available to students who are not nationals of the EEA, Surinam or Switzerland
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Scholarships are available to students who are not nationals of the EEA, Surinam or Switzerland.

Entrance Requirements: Eligible international students shall be those students who:

  • Are enrolling in a full-time programme at Inholland University of Applied Sciences for the first time and also arrange to re-enrol;
  • Are not nationals of the EEA, Surinam or Switzerland;
  • Live in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg or one of the states forming part of the Federal Republic of Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony, and Bremen);
  • Are required to pay the institutional tuition fees, and
  • Started their program in 2014-15 or later

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Netherlands Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: If you have decided which study programme you would like to follow at Inholland University of Applied Sciences, you can register online via Studielink.

When you register with Inholland, you will need to submit the following additional documents:

  • A valid passport or Identity Card (when living in the European Union). The date of expiry must be at least one month after your departure from the Netherlands.
  • A copy of a valid residence permit which proves you are entitled to stay in the Netherlands. This only applies to students from outside the EU/EER or Switzerland and when you are older than 18 years at the start of your course.
  • A certified copy of your diploma (signed and stamped by the appropriate authority such as your school) or degree certificate and final grades of your school-leaving certificate of pre-university education that entitles you to attend the bachelor’s degree course of your choice. If you still need to sit your final exams, you can send us your grade lists over the past years. Note that for final enrolment you still have to send us a certified copy as soon as you pass your exams (see admission requirements for further details)

And if applicable

  • A certified translation of your educational qualifications or diploma and grade lists (see admission requirements)
  • A motivation letter.
  • A copy of your IELTS or TOEFL or Cambridge Certificate for English taught programmes.
  • A copy of your NT2 certificate for Dutch taught programmes.
  • Quota proof (only for courses with a fixed quota procedure) The results of the quota process will be announced via Studielink.
  • A WAEC verification code (for students with a WAEC certificate).
  • If applicable a Nuffic certificate (for Chinese students).

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Scholarships at Maastricht University in Netherlands for Undergraduate Students, 2018

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Maastricht University (UM) is currently accepting applications for SBE International Business Scholarship who want to follow the three-year bachelor’s programme International Business at the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE).

Maastricht University (UM) aims to further strengthen its position as a leading European university offering high-quality education with an international orientation. To this end, the university implements a proactive recruitment policy for international students.

The Maastricht University (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands and, with more than 16,000 students and 4,000 employees, is still growing. The university stands out for its innovative education model, international character and multidisciplinary approach to research and education.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Bachelor degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to learn bachelor’s programme International Business at the Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE).
  • Scholarship Award: You will receive the grant for the duration of the bachelor’s programme and for a maximum of three years. The grant is awarded per year. To be eligible for the grant in the next year, you must satisfy several conditions during the academic year:
  • You complete all study units within the prescribed time.
  • Each year you achieve an average mark of at least 75%.
  • If requested by the School of Business and Economics (SBE), you spend at least 4 hours per month on student recruitment during your studies.
One-off allowance € 900 Paid by the Scholarship Office
Health care and liability insurance € 520, or at cost Arranged for and paid by the Scholarship Office
Visa costs € 317, or at cost Arranged for and paid by the Scholarship Office
Tuition fees € 7500, or at cost Paid by the Scholarship Office
One-off contribution to the travel costs € 1000 Paid by the Scholarship Office

 

  • Nationality: Students from South Africa, Brazil and Mexico are eligible.
  • Number of Scholarships: One grant is available each year.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Students from South Africa, Brazil and Mexico are eligible.
  • Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
    You have been admitted to the following School of Business and Economics (SBE) bachelor’s programme: International Business.
    On 1 September 2018, you are 35 years old or younger.
    You come from one of the following countries: South Africa, Brazil or Mexico.
    You have good marks, at least a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 70%.
    You are eligible for both a Dutch visa and a Dutch residence permit.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Netherlands Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

  • Complete the SBE International Business Scholarship application form.
  • You may send the application form and a letter of motivation to ibadmissions-sbe-at-maastrichtuniversity.nl from 1 November 2017 up to and including 1 April 2018.

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Australian Government Fully Funded Scholarship Awards, 2018

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Applications are invited for Australian Government Awards for students of Asia, Pacific, Africa and Middle East. Scholarships are available to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

The study and research opportunities provided by Australia Awards Scholarships develop the skills and knowledge of individuals to drive change and contribute to the development outcomes of their own country.

The Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships funded by the Australian Government that aim to contribute to the long term development needs of Australia’s partner countries, in line with bilateral and regional agreements.

Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the scholarship. An applicant or awardee should meet DFAT’s English language requirements for receiving an Australia Awards Scholarship.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: April 30, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.
  • Study Subject: Study programs must relate to applicants country’s priority areas for development. These are listed on the participating country profiles.
  • Scholarship Award: The Awards are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program specified by the Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training. The following benefits generally apply:
    • Full tuition fees
    • Return air travel—payment of a single return, economy class airfare to and from Australia, via the most direct route
    • Establishment allowance—a once only payment of A$5,000 as a contribution towards accommodation expenses, text books, study materials
    • Contribution to Living Expenses (CLE) – is a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at a rate determined by the department. From 1 January 2013, CLE payable to awardees is A$30,000 per year.
    • Introductory Academic Program (IAP)—a compulsory 4-6 week program prior to the commencement of formal academic studies covering information on life and study in Australia
    • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for award holder only)—provided to cover the student’s basic medical costs (with the exception of pre-existing conditions)
    • Pre-course English (PCE) fees—if deemed necessary PCE may be available for students for in-country and/or in-Australia training
    • Supplementary Academic Support may be available to ensure a Scholar’s academic success or enhance their academic experience
    • Fieldwork (for research awardees and Master by coursework which has a research component where fieldwork is compulsory component)—may be available for eligible research students for one return economy class airfare via the most direct route to their country of citizenship or within Australia.
  • Number of Scholarships: Various scholarships are available.
  • Nationality: Asia, Pacific, Africa, Middle East
  • Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Students of participating countries can apply for the Australia Awards Scholarships. Asia, Pacific, Africa, Middle East
  • Entrance Requirements: To be eligible to receive an Australia Awards Scholarship, applicants must:
    • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the scholarship
    • Be a citizen of a participating country (as listed on the Australia Awards website) and be residing in and applying for the scholarship from their country of citizenship
    • Not be married, engaged to, or a de facto of a person who holds, or is eligible to hold, Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency, at any time during the application, selection or mobilisation phases (note: residents of Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau with New Zealand citizenship are eligible but must apply for a Student visa (subclass 500) and not be current serving military personnel
    • Not be a citizen of Australia, hold permanent residency in Australia or be applying for a visa to live in Australia permanently
    • Not be applying for another long-term Australia Award unless they have resided outside of Australia for twice the length of the total time that they were in Australia (for example, a previous awardee who has been on an Australia Awards Scholarship in Australia for four years will not be eligible to apply for another Australia Awards Scholarship until they have resided outside Australia for eight years)
    • Have satisfied any specific criteria established by the Program Area or the government of the applicant’s country of citizenship (e.g. having worked a certain number of years in an appropriate sector) vii. be able to satisfy the admission requirements of the institution at which the award is to be undertaken (this may mean that Program Areas will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the institution’s admission requirements. This may not be known until Program Areas request a placement at selected institutions)
    • Be able to satisfy all requirements of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to hold a Student Visa. This may mean that the Program Area will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the visa requirements ix. Applicants must inform the Program Area of any connection or relationship to staff employed at Program Areas or with managing contractors so that the application may be properly and transparently managed.
  • English Language Requirements:  An applicant or awardee will meet DFAT’s English language requirements for receiving an Australia Awards Scholarship. Where an applicant or awardee does not meet DFAT’s English language requirements the awardee will need to provide an academic English language test. Accepted English language tests are:
    • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
    • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)

International Scholarships

Application Procedure:

Introduction – Before you apply:

  • Go to the Online Australia Scholarships Information System (OASIS). When you register online, you will be required to answer some questions to establish your eligibility. You will then be given a unique registration number, username and password.

Once you have checked the opening and closing dates for your country, refer to the Participating Country Profile to see which method of application they will accept.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online or post.

Application Procedure

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Scholarships in South Korea for Postgraduate Students at DGIST, 2018

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The Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology is offering fully funded scholarships for international students. The scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate programmes (Masters and PhD). Applications are invited for PhD and Master Position for International Students at DGIST University in South Korea for the year 2018.

Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST) (In Korea) is a public science and engineering university located in Daegu Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea. In 2004, the Korean Government established DGIST as a research institute to promote national science and technology.

Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology simply referred to as DGIST, is one of the four public universities in South Korea which are dedicated to research in science and technology, along with KAIST, GIST, and UNIST. DGIST has been growing as a leading university of science and engineering with its aim to facilitate national advancement by nurturing talented individuals through its innovative convergence education and research.

  • Deadline: May 3, 2018
  • Course level: MS- 2years, PhD- 4years
  • Study Subject:
    • Digital image processing, Signal processing, or Fourier optics
    • Computer vision or Machine Learning
  • Scholarship Award:
    • Monthly Allowance of 1,200,000 won(KRW) for PhD student and 800,000 won for Master student
    • Tuition fees for study period for all graduate students
    • Extra allowances based on research performance.
    • DPF (DGIST Presidential Fellowship)
      Special scholarship : 3,000,000 KRW / semester
      Research scholarship: Max. 10,000,000 KRW
      Study abroad scholarship: Max. 16,584,000 KRW
  • Nationality: Any nationality
  • Number of Scholarships: 2 Scholarships are provided.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree as of September 1, 2018.
  • For Master’s program (or Integrated Master’s & Doctoral program): students should hold a Bachelor’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than Bachelor’s degree.
  • For Doctoral program: students should hold a Master’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than Master’s degree.
  • Important Requirements: Official English Score should be over 90 in TOEFL or 7.0 in IELTS.

How to Apply: Interested applicants should send the following things by March 31, 2018, to the above advisor email address:

  • Academic transcripts.
  • A brief summary of most recent thesis and the status (eg accepted, in progress, submitted, etc).
  • CV (to include names, education, work experience, publications).
  • Copy of official English score (TOEFL or IELTS score should be submitted).
  • Letter of recommendation(s) signed and sealed
  • Personal statement and study plan(clearly stating the research topics you are interested in).
  • Supplementary Documents
  • Copy of the applicant’s passport

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.For more scholarships and other offers click here.