Study in Canada with Université Laval Master’s Scholarships for International Students


Deadline: 15 March / 15 September 2016.

The University of Laval Canada offers scholarships for international students from outside of France who wish to study for a Masters degree program at the university.

The purpose of this Master’s Scholarships for International Students program is to promote academic excellence by offering scholarships to foreign students who are citizens of an African or European country (other than France) and are admitted to a master’s program at Université Laval.

The Masters Scholarships for Foreign Students at University of Laval is $7,000 per year and is renewable once, subject to compliance with the faculty’s criteria of excellence and upon the research director’s recommendation and faculty approval.

To be considered, candidates must apply for admission before the following target semesters:

  • Admission for fall 2016: March 15th, 2016
  • Admission for winter 2017: September 15th, 2016

Eligibility conditions include:

  • At the deadline indicated below, must have submitted a complete application package* at Université Laval in an eligible first master’s program and have been accepted in this program.
  • You are a foreign student who is a citizen of an African or European country other than France.*
  • You graduated from a public university accredited by the ministry of higher education in your country of origin. For private institutions, eligibility is determined when the file is reviewed.
  • You are registered full time for the two first semesters in the program of study for which the scholarship was granted (winter 2015 and summer 2015).

Eligible groups
Citizens of ANY African or European country (EXCEPT France)

Participating Institutions
University of Laval (Université Laval), Canada

Fields of study
Scholarships are awarded within the following participating faculties:

  • Faculty of Law,
  • Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies,
  • Faculty of Forestry, Geography and Geomatics,
  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences,
  • Faculty of Dentistry,
  • Faculty of Music,
  • Faculty of Pharmacy,
  • Faculty of Philosophy,
  • Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food,
  • Faculty of Educational Sciences,
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering,
  • Faculty of Nursing,
  • Faculty of Social Sciences and
  • Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies.

Number of awards
Candidates are eligible, but scholarships are subject to faculty decision. Participating faculties can determine a fixed number of scholarships to be awarded.

Sponsorship duration
The masters scholarship is renewable once, subject to compliance with the faculty’s criteria of excellence and upon the research director’s recommendation and faculty approval.

Scholarship benefits
The scholarship is $7,000 per year

Method of Application
There is no form to complete for master’s level scholarships. Recipients are selected using information from admission applications received by Université Laval. To be considered, candidates must submit a complete application for admission to the University no later than the deadline of the target semester.

It is important to visit the How to apply for admission? webpage, and the official scholarship webpage (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply.

In regard to the number of scholarships to be awarded to be awarded by participating faculties, please refer to the person in charge of this program at your faculty to get more information.

Visit the official scholarship website for more details.

University of Arts London Vice-Chancellor’s Postgraduate International Scholarship


Deadline: 1 June 2016
Study in: UK
Course starts September 2016

Brief description:

The Vice-Chancellor’s scholarships aim to fully support 10 students from low income countries and who have already applied to study a qualifying full-time masters degrees starting in 2016/2017.

Host Institution(s):

University of the Arts London, United Kingdom

Level/Fields of study:

Full-time taught masters course at one of UAL’s six Colleges starting in the academic year of 2016/17.  Read the list of qualifying courses.

The course must offer either an MA, MDes, MFA, MRes or MSc qualification. Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert), Graduate Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma, M ARCH, MBA, distance learning, blended learning and online courses do not qualify.

Number of Scholarships:


Target group:

International students from low income countries. See the official website for the complete list of countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarship amount is £25,000.


You must have applied to study a full-time taught masters course at one of UAL’s six Colleges starting in the academic year of 2016/17.

You must be ordinarily resident in one of the low income countries detailed at the official website. In your application you’ll be asked to evidence with documentation that you are ordinarily resident in a qualifying country.

Acceptance of the scholarship offer is on the condition that you will return to your home country on completion of your postgraduate Masters course.

Application instructions:

The first step to applying for the scholarship is to register your interest by completing an online form found by clicking here.  The University will then send you full details about how to apply and the supporting evidence you’ll need to send to them to confirm your eligibility.

The completed UAL Vice-Chancellor’s Postgraduate Scholarship application form and supporting evidence must be submitted by 4pm BST on Wednesday, 1 June 2016.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Visit the Official Scholarship Website  for more details.

Danish State Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships at Roskilde University 2016


Deadline: 1 March (annual)
Study in: Denmark
Next course starts Sept 2016

Brief description:

A limited number of Danish state tuition fee waivers and scholarships are offered to highly talented students at graduate level, who come from countries outside of the EU/EEA and need a residence permit to study at Roskilde University.

Host Institution(s):

Roskilde University in Denmark

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible Masters programmes offered at the University. The university reserves the right to decide in each admission round that only applicants for specific master programmes are considered for a tuition fee waivers and scholarships.

Number of Scholarships:


Target group:

International students outside the EU/EEA

Scholarship value/duration:

Tuition fee waiver and approximately DKK 7,800 per month to cover living expenses in Denmark.

The tuition fee waiver and scholarship has a maximum length of 22 months for programmes that start in September.


In order to be eligible to apply for a tuition fee waiver and scholarship, you must be a non-EU/EEA citizen that is required to pay tuition fees.

Application instructions:

You apply by uploading a motivational letter and CV outlining your academic and occupational background to your online application for admission to the master programmes within the deadline.

If you do not have a bachelor’s degree from Denmark or have completed more than one bachelor’s degree, and one of them is completed outside of Denmark or have completed a 1½ years top-up bachelor’s degree in Denmark on basis of a degree completed outside of Denmark and/or are a non-EU/EEA citizen and need a residence permit based on studies, you must apply for admission no later than 1 March for the September entry.

It is important to read the how to apply page and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.