Michigan State University USA & MasterCard Foundation Fully Funded Scholarships for Africans, 2018

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The MasterCard Foundation has partnered with Michigan State University to provide full tuition scholarships to undergraduate and master’s degree students from sub-Saharan Africa.

The mission of The MasterCard Foundation is to advance education and financial inclusion to catalyze prosperity in developing countries.  The Scholars Program is a 10-year, US $500 million initiative that will enable 15,000 academically talented students from economically disadvantaged communities (mostly in sub-Saharan Africa) to attend secondary school and/or university.

Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States. MSU was founded in 1855 and became the nation’s first land-grant institution under the Morrill Act of 1862, serving as a model for future land-grant universities.

Scholarship Description

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing Bachelor and Masters degree programmes at Michigan State University

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university

Scholarship Location: Michigan USA

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Being a citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country
  • Excelling academically
  • Come from an economically disadvantaged background
  • Having demonstrated the will to give back to your community, country, or continent
  • Having expressed the desire and intention to return to your home country after completing your studies.

Note: Students who are already enrolled in degree programs in Africa or elsewhere are not eligible for the program.

Eligible Countries: The program is open to residents and citizens of Sub-Saharan African countries.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Graduate: The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for master’s students is open to students who have already completed a bachelor’s degree at an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country.

Test Requirement: Undergraduate applicants must provide either WAEC/NECO Scratch Card information, official or certified copies of O and A level results, or any National High School Leaving Examination results.

English Language Requirement

Undergraduate: MSU currently does not waive English language requirements for any country in Africa, even if the primary language of students’ schooling is English. (See MSU’s English language proficiency requirements for more details.) International students must provide English language proficiency examination results to be considered for admission to MSU. Students only need to take one of the following exams to prove English language proficiency: SAT, ACT, IELTS and TOEFL The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship is not available to those who only qualify for provisional admission based on their TOEFL or IELTS scores.

Graduate: Each department has varying requirements for standardized testing. Please check with individual program and department to verify which tests and what scores you need for regular admission into the program.

USA Scholarships

Scholarship Benefits

The MasterCard scholarship will cover for those accepted to the program.

  • Full tuition fees at the overseas rate;
  • Costs incurred for visa and processing;
  • Costs incurred for English language tests;
  • Economy class air tickets to and from Michigan for awardees who are citizens and residents of a Sub-Saharan country;
  • University self catered accommodation;
  • A food stipend to cover costs of food expenses;
  • A general stipend to cover basic living costs, including an academic allowance towards prescribed textbooks, printing and school supplies.

Applications close: February 1, 2018

How to Apply:

Complete this scholarship application and upload it electronically via online admissions account.

Undergraduate Application Form

Graduate Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

USA Fully Funded International Scholarships at Villanova University, 2018

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Deadline: January 2, 2018

The Villanova University has a number of funding opportunities for all international students. Scholarships are available for undergraduate students applying for the academic year 2018-2019.

Villanova University is a private research university located in Radnor Township, a suburb northwest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the United States founded in 1842, the university offers 51 undergraduate majors across six colleges; the most popular areas of study are business, engineering and the arts.

U.S. News & World Report ranks Villanova as tied for the 46th best National University in the U.S. for 2018. For more than a decade, Villanova University had been ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report in the Best Masters Universities-category, Northern Region, a ranking for schools which offer undergraduate and masters programs but few doctoral programs. U.S. News and World Report in 2016 also ranked Villanova as 2nd for “Best Value Schools” and 4th for “Best Undergraduate Teaching” in the Best Masters Universities-category, Northern Region, and ranked the engineering school No.11 among all national undergraduate engineering programs whose highest degree is a masters. The Villanova School of Business is ranked No. 1 in the U.S. in Bloomberg Businessweek ‘s 2016 rankings of undergraduate business schools, and No. 29 in the Financial Times’ ranking of top executive MBA programs. Villanova University School of Law is ranked tied for 74th among all U.S. law schools by the 2016 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Law Schools.”

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The Presidential Scholarship is a renewable, merit-based award covering full tuition, room, board (up to 19 meals-per-week plan), general fee, and the cost of textbooks for eight consecutive semesters.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in the USA
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: In order to be considered for the Presidential Scholarship, students must first be nominated by the chief academic officer of their high school (principal, president, headmaster), secondary school counsellor, or an official school designee.  They can also be nominated by a representative from a homeschool entity or non-profit community-based organization dedicated to helping high school students with the college search process.
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.

Application Procedure:

In order to be considered for a Presidential Scholarship, students must submit the Villanova Supplement to the Common Application and must be nominated by one of the following by December 1:

How to apply:

The application process to Villanova consists of the following steps:

  • Complete the Common Application with the Member School Section for Villanova.
  • Request the Secondary School Report Form and your official High School transcript be submitted electronically through the Common Application website.
  • Have the results of your standardized test (SAT or ACT) reported electronically to the Office of University Admission by the College Board or ACT. Please note: SAT/ACTs must be taken no later than October of the senior year for any November 1 deadline, no later than November for any December 1 deadline and no later than December of the senior year for Regular Decision.
  • All non-native English speakers are also required to submit either official TOEFL or IELTS results.
  • Please note that interviews are not part of the admission process.
  • As a candidate to the Villanova School of Business, at least one year of high school Calculus is preferred. Applicants to the College of Engineering must have successfully completed a high school Physics course.

Application deadline:
Nomination Deadline: December 1, 2017
Villanova Admission Application Deadline: December 1, 2017
Presidential Scholarship Application Deadline is January 2, 2018

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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University of California & MasterCard Foundation Fully Funded Scholarship in USA, 2018

 

Deadline: November 30, 2017 ( For Undergraduates) / varies for Masters Programs.

Applications are now open for the 2017/18 MasterCard Foundation Scholarship at UC Berkeley. The University of California, Berkeley has partnered with the MasterCard Foundation in a collaborative, global network of education institutions and non-profit organizations that believe education is a catalyst for social and economic advancement. The Program aims to benefit 15,000 young people over 10 years, mostly in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The University of California, Berkeley is one of the world’s leading academic institutions. Widely known as “Cal,” the campus is renowned for the size and quality of its libraries and laboratories, the scope of its research and publications, and the distinction of its faculty and students. Founded in 1868, the University of California, Berkeley is one of the world’s preeminent public universities, boasting a distinguished faculty (with 22 Nobel laureates to date) and more than 350 academic programs. At the heart of Berkeley’s excellence are its 1,582 full-time faculty members, dispersed among 130 academic units and 80 interdisciplinary research units. Berkeley is home to more than 25,000 undergraduates and more than 10,000 graduate students — and produces more PhDs annually than any other American university. It ranks at or near the top in fields ranging from engineering and the core sciences to the social sciences, arts, and humanities. In 2010, the National Research Council awarded Berkeley the largest number of highly ranked graduate programs in the country. Of the 52 programs assessed, 48 were within the top 10 range.

The future of Africa will be shaped by its young people, including those talented, yet economically disadvantaged students who face significant barriers to accessing quality education. To harness the potential impact of this generation, The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program provides next-generation leaders who are committed to the social and economic transformation of their continent with access to quality education by delivering comprehensive financial, social, and academic support throughout their secondary and university education and supports their transition to further study or to the workforce.

Scholarship Benefits

  • Berkeley student fees
  • Costs incurred for visa and SEVIS fees processing;
  • Costs incurred for English language tests;
  • Economy class air tickets to and from California for awardees who are citizens and residents of a Sub-Saharan country;
  • Full tuition fees at the Overseas rate;
  • University self catered accommodation;
  • A food stipend to cover costs of food expenses;
  • A general stipend to cover basic living costs, including an academic allowance towards prescribed textbooks, printing and school supplies.
  • Costs related to and cohort signature programs which will focus on leadership topics.

Eligibility

The five main criteria are:

  • Being a citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country
  • Excelling academically
  • Come from an economically disadvantaged background
  • Having demonstrated the will to give back to your community, country, or continent
  • Having expressed the desire and intention to return to your home country after completing your studies.

Application

Both undergraduate and graduate degree seekers must first be admitted to the university through the regular admissions process before they will be considered for the MasterCard Foundations Program Scholarship. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Graduate Division provide detailed information on the admissions process for international students. Questions regarding admission requirements should be directed toward the appropriate Admissions Office.

For more details, please select the level of studies you would like to apply for:

For more information, see FAQ

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Scholarships in Netherlands for Sub-Saharan Africans at TU Delft, 2018

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Deadline: February 1, 2018.

Every year the Delft University of Technology offers four Excellence Scholarships for Sub-Saharan African Students. These scholarships provide a full fee waiver for a TU Delft MSc programme and living expenses for 2 years.

University’s aim is to stimulate excellent students from Sub-Saharan countries and strengthen their relationship with the countries they come from.

The Delft University of Technology also known as TU Delft is the largest and oldest Dutch public technological university, located in Delft, Netherlands. With eight faculties and numerous research institutes, hosts over 19,000 students (undergraduate and postgraduate), more than 3,300 scientists, and more than 2,200 support and management staff.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing MSc programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Netherlands

  • Full fee waiver for a TU Delft MSc programme and living expenses at €25,000 per year for 2 years.
  • Membership to the Scholarship Club giving access to personal development, workshops, seminars, etc.
  • An MSc thesis topic which relates to the Sustainable Development Goals and TU Delft | Global Initiative.
  • Be an ambassador for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Scholarship can be taken at Netherlands

Eligibility:

  • Admitted to one of TU Delft’s MSc programmes.
  • A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 80 percent or higher of the scale maximum in your bachelor’s degree.
  • A BSc degree from an accredited university in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Nationality:  Students of Sub-Saharan Africa: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Democratic Republic), Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South-Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia, Zimbabwe can apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:

1) A bachelor’s degree from a good university, that is comparable in level with a bachelor degree from a research university in the Netherlands in the main subject closely related to the MSc programme to which you are applying, with good grades on the key courses  or

A proof that you have nearly completed a bachelor’s from a good university, that is comparable in level with a bachelor degree from a research university in the Netherlands in the main subject which is closely related to the MSc programme to which you are applying, with good grades on the key courses.

Exceptions: Engineering and Policy Analysis, Management of Technology, Systems Engineering, Policy Analysis and Management and Science Education & Communication, to which students holding any Bachelor’s of technology or science / engineering degree may be admitted.

2) A Bachelor’s Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 75% of the scale maximum, unless specific requirements are defined for the country in which you obtained your Bachelor’s degree:

English Language Requirement: Proof of English language proficiency

  • A TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) with an overall Band score of at least 90 and a minimum score of 21 for each section. Please note that we only accept the TOEFL internet-based test.
  • An  IELTS (academic version) with an overall Band score of at least 6.5 and a minimum of 6.0 for each section.
  • Proof that you have passed the Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)exam, the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam or the Cambridge English: Business Higher (BEC Higher) exam.

Netherlands Scholarships 

How to Apply:

  • To be considered for these scholarships, complete application for an MSc programme must be uploaded before 1 February 2018.
  • In addition to all the regular documents for an MSc programme application, the student must also upload an Application Form for a Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarship, in which they make clear why they are applying for the scholarship.
  • Only students meeting this deadline and who have been (conditionally) admitted to one of the MSc programmes of TU Delft will be considered for these scholarships.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline for application is 1 February 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

Swedish Scholarships at Chalmers University for Non EU Students, 2018

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Deadline: January 15,  2018.

The Chalmers University of Technology will award a number of scholarships funded by the Chalmers Foundation. Scholarships are available to all citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are liable to pay tuition fees for Swedish university education.

The selection is based on the applicants’ relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university’s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master’s programmes.

Chalmers is a highly progressive university situated in Gothenburg, Sweden. From this beautiful and dynamic part of the world we have become known locally and globally for education, research and innovation with a wide range of applications.

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.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master degree at Chalmers University of Technology.

Study Subject: The field/s of study to which the scholarships will be awarded is determined annually by the University President. For the academic year 2018/19 the field of study is unrestricted, but it will be distributed according to targeted areas of education determined by the university management, based on the total number of applicants per each area of education from previous academic year.

Number of Scholarships: A number of scholarships are available.

Scholarship Award: 

  • A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters/2 year programme)
  • Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fees during the second and final year of studies
  • No funds are transferred to the scholarship laureates

Scholarship can be taken in Sweden

Eligibility:  

  • Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish University education.
  • 1st year Master’s programme applicants

Nationality: Non-EU/EEA countries are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

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.

Sweden Scholarships

How to Apply:  The scholarship application portal is now open for the academic year 2018/19.

Preparation
  • Apply for a Master’s programme
  • Scholarship applications will only be processed after the corresponding online application for Master’s programmes at universityadmissions.se has been completed, including having submitted all the required documentation verifying your eligibility and having paid the application fee. Only applicants fulfilling the eligibility requirements for the Master’s programmes applied for are considered for a scholarship.
  • Rank your programme: The ranking of the Master’s programmes that you applied for (no. 1 to 4) is crucial for the assessment of your scholarship application. To maximize your chances of being offered a scholarship from Chalmers you should select a Chalmers programme as your number one priority.
  • Scholarship application: The scholarship application has to be made online and it consists of two steps. We encourage you to apply for scholarships as soon as possible, but no later than 16 January 2017, since this will greatly expedite the assessment process. However, there is no correlation between how early an application is made and the likelihood of receiving a scholarship.

Online Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 15,  2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

Australian BSc and MSc Excellence Scholarships at La Trobe University, 2018

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Deadline: not specified

If you are a high-achieving international student and thinking about applying for a full fee paying place in undergraduate or postgraduate study in 2018, your application will also be assessed for eligibility to receive a scholarship for the duration of your intended studies at La Trobe. Scholarships are available for international students other than Australia or New Zealand.

La Trobe will be a University known for its excellence and innovation in relation to the big issues of our time, and for its enthusiasm to make a difference. It is one of the top three Universities in Victoria, one of the top dozen nationally and one of the top 300 internationally.

Applicants have to take IELTS test for entry, If they are having their TOEFL results sent directly to La Trobe, the TOEFL institutional code is 9785. La Trobe Melbourne offers English language tuition. After you complete the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B Certificate at an acceptable level, you can enter most courses without sitting another English test.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs at La Trobe University.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are tenable in various subjects offered by the La Trobe University.

Postgraduate courses for international students

  • Juris Doctor
  • Master of Accounting and Financial Management
  • Master of Applied Linguistics
  • Master of Art Therapy
  • Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
  • Master of Biotechnology Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration (Advanced)
  • Master of Business Administration / Master of Financial Analysis
  • Master of Business Administration / Master of Health Administration
  • Master of Business Analytics
  • Master of Business Information Management and Systems
  • Master of Chemical Sciences
  • Master of Communication (Public Relations)
  • Master of Community Planning and Development
  • Master of Computer Science
  • Master of Cybersecurity (Business Operations)
  • Master of Cybersecurity (Computer Science)
  • Master of Cybersecurity (Law)
  • Master of Data Science
  • Master of Educational Leadership and Management
  • Master of Electronic Engineering
  • Master of Engineering (Electronics)
  • Master of Engineering (Manufacturing)
  • Master of Engineering Management
  • Master of Exercise Physiology
  • Master of Financial Analysis
  • Master of Financial Analysis (Financial Risk Management)
  • Master of Financial Analysis (Investment)
  • Master of Health Information Management
  • Master of Health Sciences
  • Master of Information and Communication Technology
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Information Technology (Computer Networks)
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of International Development
  • Master of International Relations
  • Master of Laws
  • Master of Laws in Global Business Law
  • Master of Management
  • Master of Management (Corporate Governance and Risk)
  • Master of Management (Entrepreneurship and Innovation)
  • Master of Management (Human Resource Management)
  • Master of Management (Project Management)
  • Master of Management (Sport Management)
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Nanotechnology
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Professional Accounting (Business Analytics)
  • Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australian Extension)
  • Master of Professional Accounting (Information Systems Management)
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Public Health/Master of Health Administration
  • Master of Science in Physical Sciences
  • Master of Telecommunication and Network Engineering
  • Master of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Undergraduate courses for international students

  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Biomedicine
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Industrial)
  • Bachelor of Finance
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences
  • Bachelor of International Business
  • Bachelor of IT

Number of Awards: Numbers are not given.

Scholarship Award: The La Trobe College Excellence Scholarship (CES) is a scholarship available to cover tuition fees for high-achieving international students accepted into our undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs. The scholarships are worth between a 15%, 20% and 25% deduction on annual tuition fees for the duration of your studies and are limited in number.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • be applying to study a Higher Degree program at any La Trobe campus.
  • meet course prerequisites and have an International Baccalaureate Diploma score of at least 26 or higher (Australian Equivalency), for undergraduate studies.
  • meet course prerequisites and have a weighted average mark (WAM) of at least 65 per cent or higher (Australian Equivalency), for postgraduate coursework studies.

Nationality: International students other than Australia or New Zealand can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have entry requirements which are given as below:.

Undergraduate Applicants:

ELIGIBILITY SCHOLARSHIP
International Baccalaureate Diploma 26 – 29.99 15% scholarship on annual Fees
International Baccalaureate Diploma 30 – 33.99 20% scholarship on annual Fees
International Baccalaureate Diploma 34 and above (or equivalent) 25% scholarship on annual Fees

Postgraduate Applicants:

ELIGIBILITY SCHOLARSHIP
LTU WAM (or equivalent) of 65 – 69.99 15% scholarship on annual Fees
LTU WAM (or equivalent) of 70 -74.99 20% scholarship on annual Fees
LTU WAM (or equivalent) of 75 and above 25% scholarship on annual Fees

Note:  the full range of scholarships is only available for eligible programs with normal entry requirements below an IBD of 26 or an LTU WAM of 65% and specific eligibility will require a student entry score at least 5 points above the relevant threshold.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants have to take IELTS test for entry, If they are having their TOEFL results sent directly to La Trobe, the TOEFL institutional code is 9785. La Trobe Melbourne offers English language tuition. After you complete the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B Certificate at an acceptable level, you can enter most courses without sitting another English test.

International Scholarships

How to Apply: It’s simple, all you need to do is apply for your course, if your chosen course is eligible to receive the scholarship and you meet the course entry requirements, the Scholarship Team will consider your scholarship eligibility. Once you receive your scholarship award letter (via email), send your scholarship and course offer acceptance letters to your Admissions Case Officer – their details and your acceptance deadline will be in your scholarship award letter.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Applications are open for 2018 year.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

Eiffel Fully Funded Excellence Scholarships in France for International Students, 2018

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Deadline: January 12, 2018.

The French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs offers Eiffel scholarships for international students annually. These scholarships are awarded for pursuing a master degree at French host higher education institutions and a PhD through a thesis joint supervision or co-tutorship with a foreign higher education institution partner.

It helps to shape the future foreign decision-makers of the private and public sectors, in priority areas of study, and encourages applications from emerging countries at master’s level, and from emerging and industrialized countries at PhD level.

The Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Programme was established by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development to enable French higher education establishments to attract top foreign students to enrol in their master’s and PhD courses.

When pre-selecting non-French-speaking candidates, establishments must make sure that their language skills meet the requirements of the relevant course of study.

Course Level: French higher education institutions which submit candidates for Eiffel program, undertake to register them:

  • In courses leading to a master’s degree;
  • Either in an engineering degree
  • Either a doctorate in the framework of a cotutelle or joint supervision of a thesis with a foreign higher education institution partner.

Study Subject(s): The four major fields of study concerned by the Eiffel scholarships are:

  • The right ;
  • Economics and management;
  • Engineering sciences for the master’s level, sciences in the broad sense for the doctorate level (engineering sciences, exact sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry and life sciences, nano and biotechnologies, earth sciences, of the Universe and the Environment, Science and Information Technologies and communication);
  • The political sciences.

Scholarship Award: 

  • Master level: Eiffel fellows receive a monthly allowance of 1.181 € (€ 1,031 maintenance allowance + € 150 monthly allowance), to which is added the direct support of several services:
    -An international transport ticket routing – repatriation;
    -Social protection Campus France for over 28s, the complementary health (mutual) for – 28 years old;
    -Cultural activities: They may also benefit, under certain conditions, from additional housing.
  • PhD level: Eiffel fellows receive a monthly allowance of € 1,400, which is added the direct support of several services:
    -An international transport ticket – repatriation (for students who would make multiple trips, one return trip will be taken care of);
    -Social protection Campus France for over 28s, the complementary health (mutual) for – 28 years old;
    -Cultural activities

Scholarship can be taken in France

Eligibility:

  • Nationality: this program is reserved for candidates of foreign nationality. The Bi-national candidates, one of whom is French, are not eligible.
  • Age: Master level, the candidate must be at least 30 years old on the committee date Selection ; that is, born the same day or after March 12, 1988. At the doctoral level, the candidate must be 35 years old or older on the date of the selection; that is, born the same day or after the 12th of March, 1983.
  • Origin of the files: only the candidatures transmitted by the establishments French are admissible. The latter undertake to register the winners in the training for which they have been selected. Applications submitted by other ways are not acceptable. In addition, a candidate presented by an institution will be rejected.
  • The formations concerned: are eligible candidates likely to integrate training leading to a master’s degree, including in school engineers, and doctoral candidates. The French formations relocated to abroad are not concerned. Training as part of an apprenticeship or professionalization contract are not eligible for the Eiffel Scholarships.
  • Cumulation of scholarships: foreign students already benefiting from a scholarship French Government under another program, at the time of the filing of the application, are not eligible, even if it is a fellowship that does not take into charge as social coverage.
  • Eiffel Master scholarship: the candidacy of a student whose file has not been retained during a previous selection is not admissible, even if this application is submitted by a different institution or in another field studies. The candidacy of a student who has already benefited from an Eiffel scholarship Master level is not acceptable for this same level.
  • Eiffel Doctoral Scholarship: institutions can present for a scholarship doctorate a candidate who has already benefited from an Eiffel scholarship at the master’s level. A candidate who has already benefited from an Eiffel scholarship as part of his doctorate is not not eligible once again for an Eiffel grant. The candidacy of a student whose the folder was not selected during a previous selection for this level is not not admissible, even if submitted by an institution different or in another field of study.
  • Language level: institutions that pre-select non-qualified candidates Francophones must ensure that their language level is adequate with the level required by the training. Students studying abroad have priority over those who already reside in France.

Nationality: International students (except French students) are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: When pre-selecting non-French-speaking candidates, establishments must make sure that their language skills meet the requirements of the relevant course of study.

France Scholarships

How to Apply:

  • French higher education establishments pre-select candidates for the Eiffel Programme from among the foreign students to whom they have offered a place on a course of study.
  •  The establishments complete and submit applications for these candidates online.1 They must make sure that the applications fulfil the Programme criteria. The total length of the course and any compulsory work placements in France 1 There is a different application form for each branch of the Programme. Page 5 of 6 or abroad must be clearly mentioned in the application. Each establishment can nominate no more than 40 candidates per field of study for a master’s scholarship. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • The establishments must send to Campus France, by 6 January 2017, by recorded post with acknowledgement of receipt, a list of the applications submitted online. This document must bear the establishment’s stamp and the signature of the head of the establishment (university president or principal), or his or her representative.

Application Deadline: Deadline for receipt of applications by Campus France is January 12, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

$10,000 Undergraduate Scholarships in Canada at Simon Fraser University, 2018

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Deadline: January 15, 2018

Applications are being accepted for Undergraduate Scholars Entrance Scholarships at Simon Fraser University. Scholarships are available to domestic and international high in any faculty.

Simon Fraser University, commonly referred to as SFU, is a public research university in British Columbia, Canada with campuses in Burnaby, Surrey, and Vancouver.

English is the language of instruction at Simon Fraser University. All applicants, regardless of country of origin or citizenship status, will be required to demonstrate competence in the English language prior to admission.

Course Level:  Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any faculty.

Scholarship Award: Range: $10,000 up to an amount sufficient to cover tuition and mandatory supplementary fees. Further funding, in the form of a living allowance, may be offered to support exceptionally talented students with demonstrated financial need

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility: Scholarships are available to domestic and international high school school students admitted for the fall term to an undergraduate degree in any faculty.  Minimum 90% admission average or 31 IB* points required to apply.

Nationality: Scholarships are available to domestic and international students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:  To be considered for admission, you must meet the general university entrance requirements, including English language and quantitative skills requirements, and the program-specific requirements listed for that program. Click on the country where you have completed your studies to see all the requirements.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students must obtain a satisfactory score on one of the following English language proficiency tests.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum overall band score of 6.5 with no part less than 6.0.
  • TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language internet based test) with an overall score of 88 or better with a minimum score of 20 in each of the four components (listening, speaking, writing, reading)
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) with an overall score of 70, with no part less than 60.
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with an overall score of 65, with no part less than 60.

How to Apply: Applications to BC post-secondary institutions are submitted through the EducationPlannerBC application service.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 15, 2018. Supporting documentation deadline is February 15, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Talent Masters Scholarships in Spain at ESADE for International Students, 2018

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Deadline: December 12, 2017.

The new Talent Scholarships are now available on offer for the students all around the globe to 2018 intake. All candidates are eligible to apply for financial aid to assist with their educational expenses.

There are different scholarships available based on geographical area, gender, and academic background.

ESADE is Europe’s top 6 business school (Financial Times, 2016). ESADE is the only Spanish business school that offers the chance to earn an extra degree in addition to an MSc: The Master in International Management, accredited by CEMS, a prestigious alliance of academic and corporate institutions.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MSc programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to pursue MSc Programmes in Management:

  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Global Strategic Management
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • International Management
  • Marketing Management
  • ESADE CEMS MIM
  • Double Degree
  • Master of Research – PhD

Scholarship Award: All candidates are eligible to apply for financial aid to assist with their educational expenses. In order to ensure that financial aid from ESADE is available, we encourage candidates to begin the Scholarship Application submission when they apply for Admission.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Its eligibility is always based on talent and merit, which involves excellent academic performance as well as the impact during the admission process. It will also be taken into account the diversity of the candidate profile (nationality, the field of study, international exposure and career).

In order to support the academic excellence, the candidate can include a maximum of two supporting documents (different from the Admission documentation) that would like the Scholarship Committee to review. They can be recognized in academic, professional areas and other awards that will enhance the application.

List of Scholarships

The MSc Scholarship for Excellence

The ESADE Scholarships for Excellence aim to attract young talented professionals. They are open to talented candidates from all nationalities with outstanding academic records. Special consideration will be given to candidates with GMAT scores above the average and outstanding performance during their Admissions Process. Candidates applying for this scholarship are welcome to provide any supporting documents (maximum of two) regarding any academic recognition, prize, award, etc.
This scholarship consists of 4 categories depending on applicants geographical areas:
The American Talent Scholarship
(Candidates from Latin America and North America or Canada)
The Asian Talent Scholarship 
(Candidates from Asia-Pacific countries)
The European Talent Scholarship
(Candidates from any European country, with the exception of Germany)
The Middle Eastern Talent Scholarship
(Candidates from Middle Eastern countries)

The Global Marketing Scholarship

This scholarship is targeted at candidates applying to the Master in Marketing Management at ESADE Business School. It is open to applicants from all nationalities with outstanding academic records and special interest in Marketing. Candidates have to write an essay as part of their application, identifying they’re the short and long-term goals within the Marketing area after completing the Master in Marketing Management.

The Financial Services Scholarship

In order to maintain the standards and quality of the ESADE Master in Finance, we strive to attract the best talent in the World. We are looking for academic excellence with special consideration for quantitative grades, diversity in terms of nationalities, and special consideration for GMAT scores above the average and previous academic experience in this field.

The MSc for Entrepreneurs Scholarship

These scholarships are aimed at supporting professionals with a strong entrepreneurial spirit,  interested in furthering their knowledge in this area and gaining admission to the ESADE Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Candidates will have to describe any previous entrepreneurial experience in their application essays.

The MSc for Global Leaders Scholarship

This scholarship is open to candidates applying to the ESADE Master in International Management and the ESADE Master in Global Strategic Management. The aim of this, the scholarship is to attract qualified individuals characterized by their strong leadership skills, a desire to provide the best possible solutions and having a global, collaborative and committed spirit. Candidates will be required to explain what being a good leader means to them and why they feel these Master’s programmes will help them to develop as better global leaders in their professional futures.

The Women in Management Scholarship

This scholarship aims to encourage young talented women to continue and complete their education in Management. The scholarship is open to academically outstanding women who want to further their careers in business and management.

The ESADE Big Data Scholarship

BIG DATA is shifting the fundamental paradigms of the business world, creating an entirely new kind of business. The ESADE’s MSc in Business Analytics aims to train this new professional, bridging the gap between the world of computing and that of business leaders and directors. This Scholarship wants to support ESADE candidates for the MSc in Business Analytics both with technical and/r business backgrounds that are academic excellence, proven analytical skills and immense interest and passion for this field.

Nationality: Candidates from across the globe are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Language: English, with the possibility of studying a number of electives courses in Spanish.

Language learning: Students with little or no prior knowledge of Spanish can take language lessons throughout the MSc. For those with a conversational level, there will be optional language classes available in Spanish, German and French.

Special consideration will be given to candidates with GMAT scores above the average and outstanding performance during their Admissions Process.

Masters Scholarships

How to Apply:

  • Complete your Online MSc Admissions Application
  • Select the Scholarship you would like to apply and complete your Scholarship Application Form
  • Send the ESADE Scholarship Application Form and all required documents in PDF format to the ESADE Financial Aid Office via e-mail.

The ESADE MSc in Management Science Scholarships is awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee. Due to confidentiality and integrity standards, we regret to inform you that no feedback may be given on any Scholarship Application.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarships are open for 2018 intake.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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INSEAD Fully Funded Fellowships in France and Singapore for Incoming Students, 2018

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Deadline: January 02, 2018.

For the academic year 2018-2019, INSEAD is offering fully-funded fellowships for international students. INSEAD scholarships are available for the first five years of PhD study and renewed annually contingent upon satisfactory progress in the programme.

INSEAD is a graduate business school with campuses in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. “INSEAD” is originally an acronym for the French “Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires” or European Institute of Business Administration.

Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing PhD programme.

Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the field of management.

Scholarship Award: All candidates admitted to the programme are automatically provided with INSEAD Fellowship for five years of full-time studies – full tuition fee waiver, a stipend, research and conference budget support, and health insurance coverage.

INSEAD PhD Fellowship – Tuition Fee
The tuition fee is fully covered for the first 5 years of the programme – coursework fees for the first 2 years of the programme, and dissertation fees for the last 3 years. Students do not have to take out loans in order to pay for the tuition fees.

INSEAD PhD Fellowship – Stipend

  • For AY 2018, annual stipend covers 35,200 € for Singapore-based students and 32,000 € for Fontainebleau-based students, which includes accommodation and living expenses. Research and conference budget support is provided in addition to the annual stipend, averaging SGD 4,080 or approx. 2,500 € annually for Singapore students, and 2,000 € for Fontainebleau students, along with a comprehensive health insurance coverage that covers student, spouse and children.
  • Research or teaching assistantships are not required in exchange for the fellowship, since assistantships are part of the curriculum and are already included in the funding.

INSEAD PhD Fellowship – Health Insurance Coverage

  • Students are also covered with an international comprehensive health insurance coverage. This covers not only the students but also spouse and children.
  • Once admitted to INSEAD, you will be automatically offered the full Fellowship, and need not worry of associated costs of postgraduate studies. This is offered annually (for full 12 months) and renewed every year contingent upon satisfactory progress in the programme. This is given to all PhD candidates, regardless of background, nationality or need.

Scholarship can be taken at INSEAD Campus

Eligibility: Minimum admissions requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • A recent GMAT or GRE score (no more than 5 years old)
  • A TOEFL score (no more than 2 years old) if English is not your native language. This requirement can be waived if any of your degrees was obtained in English
  • Academic transcripts and certificates (if not in English, an official English translation is required)
  • 3 letters of recommendation, preferably from faculty or someone who can attest to your potential as a researcher. Industry recommendations are also accepted.
  • Statement of purpose (1500 words essay)

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have bachelor’s degree or equivalent.

Test Requirement:

  • There’s no cut-off point for either exam and there is a wide range for accepted scores. Our selection of applicants is based on the applicant’s general profile and overall academic background, and test scores are only one component of the many factors considered. Perfect scores do not guarantee admission and lower than average scores will not invalidate your candidacy. However, scores of 700 upwards for GMAT and quantitative scores of 163 for GRE are not uncommon.
  • As a general tip, you should aim to score 80% or higher in your quantitative and verbal sections to be highly competitive. Some areas focus more on the quantitative rather than verbal, but across areas, 80% or higher is a good benchmark for what is considered to be a competitive score by the committee.

English Language Requirement:

How to Apply: To apply to the INSEAD PhD Programme, students must submit an application form online and the required supporting documentation listed below.

  • Photograph (passport sized) in JPEG or GIF format, uploaded to your profile
  • Application fee (non-refundable) of 50 €, which is paid online by credit card. Your application will not be considered until the correct fee is received.
  • Electronic copy of CV/Resume
  • Electronic copy of Official Transcripts of Grades and Diploma / Degree Certificates with certified translation in English, where applicable
  • Electronic copy of official GMAT or GRE score report
  • Electronic copy of original TOEFL score report. (Note: INSEAD do not accept IELTS score in lieu of the TOEFL; if any of your degree’s medium of instruction is in English, the TOEFL requirement is automatically waived. Your transcripts from this degree will suffice as proof of waiver)
  • Supplementary information survey form that is accomplished and submitted online (part of your online application form, found under the Supporting Documents section).

Application Form

Application Deadline: INSEAD is now accepting applications for the September 2018 intake.

  • Application preferred deadline: December 15, 2017
  • Last day of application: January 02, 2018

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

Rave Short Term Scholarships in Germany for Candidates from Developing Countries

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Deadline: May 15, 2018.

Applications are invited for Rave Scholarships available for young curators, restorers, museum technicians and cultural managers from a country in transition or a developing country. Scholarships will be awarded for further practical training or non-paid work in realizing and arranging fine art exhibitions at a museum at a non-commercial gallery or at a non-commercial cultural institution in Germany.

Rave Scholarships support further practical training for young curators, restorers, museum technicians and cultural managers from countries in transition and developing countries.

ifa (Institute for Foreign Relations) is committed to peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide. They promote art and cultural exchange in exhibitions, dialogue and conference programs.

Study Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for practical further education in realizing and arranging fine art exhibitions.

Course Level: Scholarships support further practical training or non-paid work for young curators, restorers, museum technicians and cultural managers at a museum, at a non-commercial gallery or at a non-commercial cultural institution in Germany.

Scholarship Award:

  • A monthly lump sum of 1,300 euros for a scholarship period of three to six months
  • Travelling expenses (to and from Germany)
  • Health insurance

Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be from a country in transition or a developing country and must still be living there
  • Hitherto no opportunity yet to work in Germany for an extended period of time
  • Completion of professional study or training within the last five years
  • Younger than 40 years old
  • Applicant must no longer be studying or involved in on-the-job training
  • Confirmation (in German) from a partner institution in Germany which has agreed to take on the scholar or initiate a joint project.
  • A reference from the applicant’s country of origin
  • Applicants who were rejected once cannot re-apply.

Nationality: Applicants from a country in transition or a developing country are eligible for these Rave Scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Knowledge of either German or English, basic knowledge of German expected

How to Apply: Applications may be sent via e-mail or post. The application should be accompanied by

  • A fully completed application form
  • A CV (3 pages max.), including educational qualifications
  • A project sketch (1 page) developed together with the German institution – informing about tasks and responsibilities of the planned visit to Germany
  • Consent form a non-commercial German institution to care for the applicant during the scholarship period in Germany
  • A letter of reference from the home country
  • An abridged report (1 page max.) on the current art scene in the home country
  • A letter of motivation (1 page max.)

Application Form

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application date is May 15, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for details. 

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Fully Funded Scholarships in Canada at University of New Brunswick for Undergraduates, 2018

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Deadline: March 1, 2018.

The University of New Brunswick is offering scholarships for Canadian and international high school applicants who are beginning an undergraduate degree in Fall 2018.

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) is a public university with two primary campuses, located in Fredericton and Saint John, New Brunswick. It is the oldest English-language university in Canada, and among the oldest public universities in North America. UNB was founded by a group of seven Loyalists who left the United States after the American Revolution.

UNB has two main campuses: the original campus, founded in 1785 in Fredericton, and a smaller campus which opened in Saint John in 1964. In addition, there are two small satellite health sciences campuses located in Moncton and Bathurst, New Brunswick, and two offices in the Caribbean and in Beijing. UNB offers over 75 degrees in fourteen faculties at the undergraduate and graduate levels with a total student enrollment of approximately 11,400 between the two principal campuses. UNB was named the most entrepreneurial university in Canada at the 2014 Startup Canada Awards.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for high school, transfer and BEd students beginning their undergraduate degree program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Number of Scholarships: Entrance scholarship application covers the majority of scholarships – over 450!

Scholarship Award: UNB’s scholarship support ranges from $500 to $100,000.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility: This application is for high school, transfer and BEd students beginning their undergraduate degree program in Fall 2018

Nationality: Canadian and international students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: If students want to be considered for scholarships, they need to submit a scholarship application.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 1, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details. 

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Full Presidential Scholarships in USA at Augsburg University, 2018

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Deadline: January 15, 2018.

The Augsburg University is offering full presidential scholarships for incoming high school seniors. The scholarship recognizes 2 students per year that have applied for Augsburg’s competitive scholarships.

Augsburg University is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in Minneapolis, Minnesota affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Augsburg University was founded in 1869 in Marshall, Wisconsin. The University moved to Minneapolis in 1872.

Augsburg University has maintained a strong academic reputation defined by excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies since 1869. A safe and welcoming campus in the heart of Minneapolis, Augsburg offers undergraduate and graduate degrees to more than 3,500 diverse students.

Applicants who attend the secondary school where English is the primary language of instruction may have the proof of English proficiency requirement waived on a case by case basis.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Full scholarship is available.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: For consideration, students are suggested to have a 3.5 or higher GPA and a 27 or greater ACT composite score/1290 or greater SAT composite score.

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: All international applicants who are non-native English speakers, must submit one of the following in order to meet the English Proficiency Requirement for admission:

  • TOEFL: minimum score of 80 on the internet-based test (iBT) or a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test (pBT)
  • IELTS: minimum overall score of 6.5
  • SAT: minimum score of 570 on the NEW Evidence-Based Reading and Writing Sections (1030 on the Critical Reading and Writing Sections – OLD SAT)
  • ACT: minimum score of 22 on the English and Reading sections

How to Apply: Applicants are encouraged to apply for additional scholarships for which they might qualify, but if a Full Presidential Scholarship is awarded, the recipient cannot receive any other Augsburg scholarships.

Application Process

To apply as a first-year applicant, please follow these steps towards becoming an Auggie:

  • Complete the Augsburg Application or the Common Application online
  • Submit official high school transcripts (for documents not in English, please include the English translation)
  • Request one letter of academic recommendation from a teacher or guidance counsellor
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (see accepted exams and minimum scores below)

Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 15, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Full Scholarships at Hasselt University in Belgium for Developing Countries, 2018

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The Flemish Interuniversity Council offers 12 scholarships each year at Hasselt University. Scholarships are available for pursuing ICP Master’s programme Master of Statistics.

Hasselt University’s Master of Statistics acquired accreditation from the prestigious Royal Statistical Society.

Hasselt University is a university with campuses in Hasselt and Diepenbeek, Belgium. It was officially established in 1971, as the Limburgs Universitair Centrum. On June 15, 2005, the university changed its name to Hasselt University.

Candidates who wish to apply have to demonstrate the good command of the English language, both spoken and written.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing ICP Master’s programme Master of Statistics.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Statistics.

Number of Scholarship: The Flemish Interuniversity Council (VLIR-UOS) offers 12 scholarships each year for ICP Master’s programme Master of Statistics.

Scholarship Award: Costs covered by the scholarship

  • Allowance: € 890/month
  • Accommodation allowance: € 390/month
  • Family allowance: € 62 per dependent person/month
  • Several one-time payments
  • Insurance, international travel and tuition fee

Scholarship can be taken in Belgium

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Nationality and Country of Residence: A candidate should be a national and resident of one of the following 31 countries (not necessarily the same country) at the time of application: Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Niger; Asia: Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Palestinian Territories, Vietnam and Latin America: Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, Peru
  • Age: The maximum age for a Master programme candidate is 35 years. The candidate cannot succeed this age on January 1 of the intake year.

Nationality: ICP scholarships are available for applicants from the following 31 eligible countries:

  • Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Cameroon, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Niger
  • Asia: Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Palestinian Territories, Vietnam
  • Latin America: Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, Peru

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Students should hold at least a university diploma or degree certificate or a diploma of higher education equivalent to a bachelor degree (180 ECTS credit points). Applications of holders of a bachelor degree in mathematics, physics, computer sciences, chemistry, biology, life sciences, bio-, business-, civil engineering, medicine, sociology, psychology, artificial intelligence, biotechnology with a sufficiently strong background in mathematics and statistics can apply.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Candidates who wish to apply have to demonstrate the good command of the English language, both spoken and written.  English language skills need to be confirmed by a recent score on the Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) or any recognised proficiency test:

  • A TOEFL score report (paper-based: score 550 or more, computer-based: score 213 or more, internet-based: score 79-80)
  • IELTS certificate (overall band score 6.0)

The English Language Test can be waived on the basis of an interview or if English language proficiency is proven otherwise (e.g. if education or part of it was in English or if English is a national language in your home country).

How to Apply: To apply for an ICP scholarships several steps need to be done. Please make sure that you start on time with your application to avoid that your dossier cannot be completed before the deadline.

Step 1: Online registration

  • Visit the link online registration
  • Complete the online registration form
  • Page STUDY PROGRAMME: select “Master of Statistics”
  • Page LEARNING ACCOUNT: if you have not yet obtained a degree in Belgium, the balance of your learning account is 140
  • Page SUCCESS RATE: if you weren’t enrolled at Hasselt University in the previous year, skip this page and proceed to the next page of the application form
  • If you are eligible to apply for the ICP scholarship, you will see this on the page FINANCES in the online application. To apply for the scholarship, you first have to mark the option “yes” on that
  • page (application for a VLIR-ICP-scholarship: “yes”)

Step 2: VLIR-UOS scholarship application form: To apply for the ICP scholarship, you have to follow a specific procedure. You’ll find more information about this procedure on the VLIR-application form, which you can download on top of the UP/DOWNLOAD page in your online application.
After completing the online registration form, you also have to upload your documents on the up/download page.

Step 3: Send hard copies of your application by post

  • Printout of the VLIR-UOS scholarship application form
  • Hard copies of legalised* degree certificates and academic transcripts
  • Hard copies of additional necessary documents: certified English translations of diplomas and degrees, proof of English proficiency, 2 letters of recommendation, passport picture, … (see checklist)

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 1, 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.

Singapore SINGA Fully Funded International Graduate Scholarships, 2018

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Deadline: January 1, 2018.

SINGA Awards are given every year to top students from all over the world. Awards are available for pursuing PhD studies either at National University of Singapore (NUS) or Nanyang Technological University (NTU) or the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

They want to encourage more such exchanges, to build friendships and mutual understanding. This is why they are introducing a new Singapore International Graduate Award (or SINGA), for international students to do their Ph.D. training in a multi-disciplinary environment in Singapore. 240 SINGA Awards will be given every year to top students from all over the world.

The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). Ph.D. training will be carried out in English at your chosen lab at A*STAR Research Institutes, NTU, NUS or SUTD. Students will be supervised by distinguished and world-renowned researchers in these labs.

International students with a passion for Science and Engineering research, excellent academic qualifications, good reports from academic referees, and fluency in English are encouraged to apply for this award. TOEFL, IELTS, and GRE are NOT required. However, Applicants may indicate their scores in the online application form if they have already taken any of these tests. If applicants are invited for an interview, the selection panel will assess your command of spoken and written English during the interview. The selection process will not be biased against candidates without GRE, TOEFL or IELTS.

Course Level: Awards are available for pursuing PhD studies either at National University of Singapore (NUS) or Nanyang Technological University (NTU) or the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

Study Subject(s): Research areas under the PhD Programme fall broadly under two categories:

  • Biomedical Sciences; and
  • Physical Science and Engineering

Scholarship Award: The award provides financial support for up to 4 years of PhD studies. It includes:

  • Full support of tuition fees
  • Stipends – S$2,000 per month (S$24,000 per annum), to be increased to S$2,500 per month (S$30,000 per annum) after passing Qualifying Examinations
  • One-time S$1,000 settling-in allowance
  • One-time airfare grant of S$1,500

Scholarship can be taken in Singapore

Eligibility: To be eligible to apply:

  • Open for application to all international graduates with a passion for research and excellent academic results
  • Good skills in written and spoken English
  • Good reports from academic referees
  • The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive.A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on prevailing scholarship policies.  These policies may be amended from time to time without notice.

Nationality: International students can apply for these SINGA Awards.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: International students with a passion for Science and Engineering research, excellent academic qualifications, good reports from academic referees, and fluency in English are encouraged to apply for this award.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: TOEFL, IELTS and GRE are NOT required. However, Applicants may indicate their scores in the online application form if they have already taken any of these tests. If they are invited for an interview, the selection panel will assess your command of spoken and written English during the interview. The selection process will not be biased against candidates without GRE, TOEFL or IELTS.

Singapore Scholarships

How to Apply: Applicants will need to complete and submit an online application form.  Softcopies of the following supporting documents must be uploaded during your online application:

Compulsory:

  • Identity card or Passport
  • A recent passport-sized photo in JPEG/PNG format
  • Bachelor’s Academic Transcripts (in English translation)
  • Bachelor’s Degree Certificate / Scroll (in English translation) or a letter of certification from the university on your candidature if your degree certificate / scroll has not yet been conferred
  • Master’s Academic Transcripts, if any (in English translation)
  • Master’s Degree Certificate / Scroll, if any (in English translation) or a letter of certification from the university on your candidature if your degree certificate / scroll has not yet been conferred
  • 2 recommendation reports (to be completed and submitted online by the referees)Not compulsory but good to include (if available):
  • GRE / IELTS / TOEFL / SAT I & II / GATE results
  • Hardcopies of the above-mentioned supporting documents sent to the SINGA Office will not be processed.

Online Application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 1, 2018, for August 2018 intake.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

For more scholarships and other offers click here.