Fully Funded ABEM Postgraduate Scholarships for African Students, 2018

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Applications are invited for African Biomedical Engineering Mobility project scholarships for postgraduate students and academics from African.

ABEM will build human and institutional capacity in Africa for needs-­based health technology research and development. The project will train postgraduate students with skills and specializations not offered at their home institutions.

The Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) is responsible for the management of certain parts of the EU’s funding programmes in the fields of education, culture, audiovisual, sport, citizenship, and volunteering.

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue master as well doctoral degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Student mobility – Areas of study

The partner institutions are:

KU: Kenyatta University (coordinating partner) Kenya
AAU: Addis Ababa University Ethiopia
CU: Cairo University Egypt
MUST: Mbarara University of Science and Technology Uganda
UCT: University of Cape Town South Africa
UNILAG: University of Lagos Nigeria

The hosting partner institutions offer specializations in the following areas for master’s and doctoral study:

Level of incoming mobility Degree- or credit-seeking mobility Biomechanics & Rehabilitation Engineering eHealth Health Informatics Medical Devices& Instrumentation Medical Imaging
AAU master’s  degree seeking  ✔
CU master’s & doctoral degree seeking  ✔  ✔  ✔  ✔
MUST master’s degree seeking  ✔
UCT master’s & doctoral degree seeking  ✔  ✔
UNILAG credit seeking  ✔
  • Scholarship Award: The ABEM individual scholarships cover one roundtrip flight ticket, visa costs, participation costs (which may include tuition fees, registration fees and service fees), comprehensive insurance coverage (health, accident and travel) and a monthly subsistence allowance from which scholarship recipients are to cover accommodation expenses. The monthly subsistence allowance is calculated per mobility option (and can be viewed under ‘Scholarship Information and guidelines’).
  • Nationality: The eligible countries are presented in the table below:
Regions of Africa Countries
Central Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Congo (DRC), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and São Tomé and Principe
Eastern Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania
Northern Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, and Morocco
Southern Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Western Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea- Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo
  • Number of Scholarships: The project will train up to 32 MSc and 10 PhD graduates, and offer development opportunities to up to 10 staff members over a period of 60 months.
  • Scholarship can be taken in African Universities
  • Scholarship Award

The scholarship will cover:

  • roundtrip flight ticket and visa costs;
  • participation costs such as tuition fees, registration fees and service fees where applicable
  • insurance (health, accident, travel);
  • a settling-in allowance;
  • a monthly subsistence allowance;
  • a contribution towards the research costs associated with student mobility of 10 months or longer.

 

Allowances paid to the scholarship holder
Mobility type Monthly allowance Once-off settling-in allowance
Master’s € 600 € 600
Doctoral € 900 € 900
Staff € 1,200 ——–

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

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

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for the scholarship, master’s and doctoral students must:

  • Must be a national and/ or resident of an eligible country.
  • At the time of the application for a scholarship, be registered/admitted in their final year or have obtained their most recent degree (or equivalent) from:
    • one of the higher education institutions included in the partnership (Target Group 1);
      or
    • a higher education institution not included in the partnership but established in an eligible country (Target Group 2)
  • Have sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction in the host institution.
  • Meet the specific requirements of the host institution.

For staff to be eligible for ABEM scholarships, they need to comply with the following criteria:

  • Be a national and resident in any of the eligible countries.
  • Work in or be associated with a partner higher education institution.
  • Have sufficient knowledge of the operational language in the host institution.

English Language Requirements: Students must have sufficient knowledge of the operational language in the host institution.

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Visit the section “Apply now” on the website for instructions on how to complete your application. Only online applications will be considered.

Application Deadline: January 29, 2018

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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University of Aberdeen International Undergraduate Scholarship in UK, 2018

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The University of Aberdeen is currently accepting applications for International Undergraduate Scholarship for students studying for 4 years or more at the University (excludes Medicine). This scholarship is worth one year’s tuition fee.

The University of Aberdeen aims to provide a secure and happy environment where trained staff provides a variety of spontaneous and planned activities for children to enjoy, which are designed to enable them to develop a wide range of skills and abilities.

The University of Aberdeen is one of the UK’s most internationally distinguished universities. It has a student population of around 14,500 and a large international community of students drawn from 120 different countries.

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to learn any of the subjects offered by the university excluding medicine.
  • Scholarship Award: This scholarship is worth one year’s tuition fee and is open to all international undergraduate students studying for 4 years or more at the University of Aberdeen (excludes Medicine).
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students from all around the world are eligible to apply.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the required criteria:

  • You must be applying for undergraduate study beginning in September 2018
  • You should be classed as international for the purposes of tuition fees
  • You should be registered on an undergraduate degree (with the exception of Medicine) and have completed three (3) years of study at the University in order to receive the scholarship in your fourth year.

English Language Requirements: To study for a degree at the University of Aberdeen it is essential that you can speak, understand, read, and write English fluently. Read more about specific English Language requirements here.

Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: You will be considered for and notified of the University of Aberdeen International Undergraduate Scholarship as part of the application process. There is no need for an additional application form.

Application Deadline: Scholarship is open for the year 2018/2019 before August 2018.

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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University of Bristol Vice-Chancellor Full Fellowships in UK, 2018

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Applications are now open for Vice-Chancellor Fellowships within the mathematics and statistical science areas for the year 2018. This fellowship is available to international students.

University is looking for the highest quality candidates with relevant research, who will seize the development opportunities provided and become future research leaders in their field.

The University of Bristol is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom. It received its royal charter in 1909, and its predecessor institution, University College, Bristol, had been in existence since 1876.

  • Course Level: Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships scheme offers an exciting opportunity for exceptional early-career researchers to advance their research careers, and support our strategic priorities.
  • Study Subject: This year, we will be recruiting nine four-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics subjects with normally three-seven years’ experience post PhD or equivalent. Fellowships are available across a number of subjects, and we strongly encourage applications in all areas of mathematics and statistical science.
  • Scholarship Award: These prestigious awards aim to nurture the potential of early-career researchers.

As a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow, you will have access to the wealth of research expertise at the University of Bristol and become part of our world-leading research community. We have cutting-edge facilities and flagship research institutes that address the grand challenges facing our world today.

Further benefits include

  • For research focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine, and Mathematics discipline a competitive salary starting from £36,613 or £42,418 depending on experience, and a four-year fixed-term contract.
  • For research focused on Humanities, Arts, and Social Science discipline a competitive salary starting from £36,613 and a two-year fixed-term contract.
  • Access to start-up funds, as appropriate to the discipline.
  • The opportunity to pursue your own programme of individual (or collaborative) research.
  • Mentoring and one-to-one monthly supervision from your Fellowship Sponsor.
  • A programme of development activity focused on your needs at each career stage, including opportunities to engage in other schemes such as CREATE, GW4 Crucible, Stepping into Leadership and Teaching-at-Bristol for Research Staff.
  • Opportunities to develop skills in teaching, leadership, impact development and engagement.
  • Support with external grant applications and help to explore other career opportunities towards the end of the Fellowship term.

Nationality: International students

Number of Scholarships: Nine fellowships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

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

Entrance Requirements: Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships are aimed at early-career researchers, this year we are offering:

  • Nine: four-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics subjects with normally three-seven years’ experience post PhD or equivalent.
  • Six: two-year fellowships for those researching primarily in Humanities, Arts and Social Science disciplines with normally zero-three years’ experience post Ph.D. or equivalent.

We are looking for the highest quality candidates with relevant research in one of our priority areas who will seize the development opportunities provided and become future research leaders in their field.

Requirements

Suitable candidates will have:

  • A PhD in a relevant field or equivalent;
  • Started to establish a reputation for top quality research;
  • Strong leadership qualities and an enthusiasm for developing skills in teaching, leadership, impact development and engagement;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Eligibility

We welcome applications from internal and external candidates, including individuals who have taken a career break due to maternity, paternity, adoption leave, illness or other exceptional circumstances.

Candidates with an existing permanent academic position are considered to have achieved the aims of the scheme and will not be eligible to apply.

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements such as IELTS or TOEFL thresholds in order to be able to study there.

UK Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

  1. Download the further particulars and Project Proposal and Letter of Support proforma, available from the vacancy adverts:
  2. Complete the ‘project proposal’ section of the proforma and email it to your proposed sponsor, along with your CV, requesting that they:
    • support your application by completing the ‘letter of support’ section on page five of the proforma;
    • Obtain a signature of approval from the relevant head of school.
  3. Apply online:
    • Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine, and Mathematics
    • Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships focused on Humanities, Arts, and Social Science
  4.  You will need to upload the following supporting documents:
    • Please merge your academic CV and your covering letter into one document (and upload to the ‘covering letter’ section of the application);
    • Please upload the Project Proposal and Letter of Support proforma (to the ‘upload documents’ section of the application).

Application Deadline: January 14, 2018

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Mitsubishi Corporation Fully Funded Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships in Japan, 2018

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Japan Educational Exchange and Services (JEES), with the support of Mitsubishi Corporation (Takehiko Kakiuchi, President, and CEO), is delighted to announce Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship for the year 2018.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial aid to international students to study in Japan.

The Scholarship is intended to provide support to outstanding foreign students who are studying at Japanese universities and graduate schools at their own expense. It is hoped that this will both help alleviate the financial concerns and enhance the learning effectiveness of the recipients.

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Undergraduate, Master and Doctoral programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: Undergraduate: ¥100,000/Month, Graduate / Doctorate: ¥150,000/Month.
  • Nationality: Students of any nationality other than Japan.
  • Number of Scholarships: 50 new recipients.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Japan

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students of any nationality other than Japan are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: Only applicants who meet all of the following criteria will be considered:

(1) A student with citizenship of a country other than Japan and who are paying their own expenses
(2) Someone who intends to study in Japan as an official undergraduate student, graduate student or doctoral student as of April 2018
(3) Someone in need of financial assistance (someone who pays for a large portion of their own expenses through part-time work, etc.)
(4) Someone who doesn’t receive other scholarships except for loan scholarships, tuition exemption or one-time lump sum scholarships.
(5) Someone who is eligible to receive the Scholarship at least for one year.
(6) Someone who has not received the Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship in the past.
(7) A talented, well-behaved individual who is in good health, both mentally and physically
(8) Someone who has a keen interest in societal contribution geared towards international exchange, and who has a strong desire to contribute to the development of the global society both now and in the future
(9) Someone who does not plan to go abroad, as a general rule, for six months or longer during the Scholarship period.
(10) Someone who comes highly recommended by their university.

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: Recommendation Materials

  1. Application Form (Attachment 1): 1 form.
    In principle, this form should be completed in Japanese. However, for students enrolled in courses that are conducted entirely in English, the form may be completed in English
  2. Applicant Photo: 1 photo
    Must have been taken within the last 6 months. 4.0cm length by 3.0 width, upper body included, head uncovered. Write Applicant’s name on the reverse side and attach to the Application Form
  3. Letter of Recommendation from University Head (Attachment 2): 1 form
    Reasons for recommendation should be written by a current professor or other similar person of authority
  4. A copy of the Applicant’s official academic transcript for 2016 1 form
  5. If transcripts are unavailable, the Applicant must attach a written explanation (format not fixed).

Application Deadline: December 18, 2017

Application Form

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Fully Funded Scholarships at Technical University of Denmark

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The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is delighted to offer its PhD scholarship in UAV Airborne Geophysics for international students. The PhD position is fully funded by the UAV-QMS project (Innovation Fund Denmark) and will be a collaborative effort between DTU Space and four private companies including the Danish UAV-company Sky-Watch A/S.

The aim of the scholarship is to support students who have a master’s degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master’s degree in engineering.

The Technical University of Denmark, often simply referred to as DTU, is a university in Kongens Lyngby, just north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It was founded at the initiative of Hans Christian Ørsted as Denmark’s first polytechnic and is today ranked among Europe’s leading engineering institutions.

Application deadline: December 15, 2017

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of UAV Airborne Geophysics.
  • Scholarship Award: The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed with the relevant union. The period of employment is 3 years
  • The monthly salary is approximately DKK 29.700 (equivalent to approx. USD 4.800) including pension contribution.
  • Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Number of scholarship is not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Denmark

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a master’s degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master’s degree in engineering.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.

PhD Scholarships

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

  • Please submit your online application no later than 15 December 2017. Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Online Application”, fill in the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include:
  • A letter motivating the application (cover letter).
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma.
  • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system (see guidelines and excel spreadsheet here).
  • Candidates may apply prior to ob­tai­ning their master’s degree, but cannot begin before having received it.
  • All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Facebook AI Research Residency Program in USA for International Students, 2018

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The new Facebook AI Research (FAIR) Residency Program is now available for international students. The Facebook AI Research (FAIR) Residency Program is a one-year research training program with Facebook’s AI Research group, designed to give you hands-on experience of machine learning research.

The AI research residency experience is designed to prepare you for graduate programs in machine learning or to kickstart a research career in the field. This is a full-time program that cannot be undertaken in conjunction with university study or a full-time job.

Facebook is an American for-profit corporation and an online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California. The Facebook website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg and has more than 2 billion users.

  • Course Level: This is a one-year research training program.
  • Study Subject: The residency is ideal preparation for applying to top graduate programs in machine learning. Exceptional performers are welcome to interview for full-time positions at Facebook.
  • Scholarship Award: Residents will be paid a competitive salary.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: Not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in USA (Facebook Menlo Park and New York locations)

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

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

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a

  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field such as Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Completed coursework in Linear Algebra, Probability, Calculus, or equivalent.
  • Coding experience in a general-purpose programming language, such as Python or C/C++.
  • Familiarity with a deep learning platform such as PyTorch, Caffe, Theano, or TensorFlow.
  • Ability to communicate complex research in a clear, precise, and actionable manner.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Research experience in machine learning or AI (as established for instance via publications and/or code releases).
  • Significant contributions to open-source projects, demonstrating strong math, engineering, statistics, or machine learning skills.
  • A strong track record of scholastic excellence.

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: To apply to the 2018 Facebook AI Residency Program, you will need to complete the application and submit the following items:

  1. CV/Resume (including links to GitHub, professional web pages, publications, or blog posts as applicable)
  2. Personal statement
  3. Academic grade transcript

Note: All materials must be in PDF format.

Application deadline: January 26, 2018

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Australian Fully Funded Scholarships at University of New South Wales, 2018

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The University of New South Wales is inviting applications for International Research Scholarships.

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. Established in 1949, it is regarded as one of the world’s leading universities, ranked 3rd in Australia, 45th in the world, and 1st in New South Wales according to the 2017 QS World University Rankings. It has a student population of over 53,000 as at 2015.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award:
Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship: $26,682 per annum (2017 rate), Tuition Fees and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
University International Postgraduate Award (UIPA): $26,682 per annum (2017 rate): Tuition Fees.
Tuition Fee Scholarship (TFS) plus a Research Stipend: $26,682 per annum (2017 rate) and Tuition Fees.

Number of Scholarships: Not given

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply.

Entrance Requirements:

English Language Requirements: All applicants, whether domestic or international, must provide evidence that their English language ability meets the minimum requirements for admission.

Application Procedure:

Ready to apply for a research higher degree program at UNSW Sydney.

The information below outlines the steps you need to follow, including where to find the application form for admission and scholarship, the supporting documents you need to provide, and the key dates for your application.

  • Step 1: Determine Your Eligibility
  • Step 2: Find a Supervisor and Prepare Your Research Description
  • Step 3: Prepare Your Supporting Documentation
  • Step 4: English Translations of Documents
  • Step 5: Meet the UNSW English Language Requirement
  • Step 6: Submit an Application

How to Apply:

To be considered for a scholarship at UNSW, you must meet all the requirements for admission to your preferred degree, as outlined in the Admission to higher Degree Research Programs Procedure.

To apply for a scholarship, simply indicate that you would also like to be considered for a UNSW scholarship on your application for admission to a program, and select your preferred scholarship application round. For more information about the application process, visit Submit an Application. Your scholarship application will then be considered by the University with all other applications submitted during the same round.

Application Deadline: February 2, 2018

Visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply successfully for this scholarship.

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Fully Funded Scholarships in USA at University of the People

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Deadline: December 14, 2017.

University of the People does not charge students for their educational instruction, course materials or annual enrollment. All UoPeople students actually have a 100% scholarship towards their tuition. It does charge modest fees for assessments which help to maintain our tuition-free online degree structure.

UoPeople works with top corporations and organizations to provide grants and scholarships to students needing financial support when paying the required processing fees. Students can apply each term for the scholarship that best fits; UoPeople wants to assure finances do not restrict students from studying.

(UoPeople) is the world’s only tuition-free, non-profit, online, degree-granting academic institution dedicated to opening access to higher education globally. Based on the principles of e-learning and peer-to-peer learning, coupled with open-source technology and Open Educational Resources, UoPeople is designed to provide access to undergraduate degree programs for qualified individuals, despite financial, geographic or societal constraints.

Location: United States

Study Subject (s): University of the People offers the degree programs listed on their website for Associate (2 years) and Bachelor (4 years) degrees
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing associate and bachelor degree.
Scholarship Provider: University of the People

Benefits

  • 100% scholarships.
  • An associate’s degree program is a 60-credit program that takes approximately two years of full-time study to complete.
  • Students who wish to enroll in the 120-credit bachelor’s degree program are encouraged to first earn an associate’s degree to improve academic success and employment potential, after which they will only be required to earn the remaining number of credits towards a bachelor’s degree.

Eligibility: 

UoPeople accepts all high-school graduates who have internet access and can prove sufficient knowledge of the English language. Applicants must be 18 years and older and prove high school completion through the submission of a high school diploma and transcripts. The diploma and transcripts may be in a language other than English provided the applicant submits, in addition, an official translation document that is notarized prior to submittal. Applicants must complete the application requirements and undergo the application process in order to be accepted into the program.

Eligible Regions: Open For All.

APPLICATION PROCESS

How to Apply:

Students wishing to apply to one of the UoPeople scholarships must first be admitted to the university. Once a student receives his\her official notice of admissions, they are eligible to request a scholarship from one of the many scholarship possibilities available at UoPeople. Interested applicants should first complete the UoPeople online application. Upon admittance to UoPeople, applicants will be invited to submit a request for financial aid from one of our scholarships.

Application Deadline: December 14, 2017.

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

Application Form

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International Excellence Scholarships in UK at University of East Anglia, 2018

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Deadline: June 28, 2018.

The University of East Anglia is pleased to offer International Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships for 2018 entry. Scholarships are awarded in amounts of 25% or 50% of your tuition fees and are deducted on a yearly basis from your tuition fees.

International Excellence Scholarships are designed to reward academically outstanding applicants who have been offered a place to study with UEA.

The University of East Anglia (UEA) has once again been rated as one of the best universities for student experience in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2015. An internationally renowned university based in a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000 students.

All applicants to the University of East Anglia must be able to demonstrate an acceptable level of English language before they can be admitted onto any course or programme.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships may be offered by us in respect of credit-bearing undergraduate taught programmes awarded by us. Applicants for the Norwich Medical School are not eligible to apply for these scholarships.
  • Scholarship Award: The scheme consists of 50 prizes:
  • Vice Chancellor’s Prizes – awards of 50% of the tuition fee for each year of study that you are a registered student on the original course you applied for.
  • International UG Prizes – awards of 25% of the tuition fee for each year of study that you are a registered student on the original course you applied for. If your scholarship includes a year abroad or a year in an industry where you may pay reduced tuition fees for that year, your scholarship award will be lowered to be proportional to those lower tuition fees for that year. Scholarship holders remain liable for paying any remaining tuition fees to UEA.
  • The award shall be made as a tuition fee scholarship by means of a fee discount. No cheque or payment shall be made directly to the student. The length of the award is specified in your scholarship notification email.
  • If we are of the reasonable view that you do not meet our Eligibility Criteria and you wish to appeal we will ask you to provide us with such proof as we deem necessary to make this assessment. You must supply us with the requested evidence as soon as reasonably possible.
  • Nationality: International students
  • Number of Scholarships: The scheme consists of 50 prizes.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the UK.

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: UK/EU and Overseas students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: When you apply for the scholarship you need to be in possession of a conditional or unconditional offer for the first year of an undergraduate degree course starting at UEA in September 2018.  Your offer should state that you are an international fee-paying student.

To be classified as an international fee-paying student you typically need to be a non-EU resident. Our fees and funding page has more details of who will pay international tuition fees, and therefore be eligible to apply for these scholarships. If you are still in doubt then email our Planning Office who can advise you further.

You need to be independently funding your studies, which mean that you can’t apply if an organization is sponsoring your study and paying your tuition fees for you. However, if you are getting a government loan you can still apply for the scholarships.

Please note that offer holders for courses in Norwich Medical School, Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.

You are eligible for an Undergraduate International Scholarship under these Terms if you meet all these criteria:

  • You are an overseas fee-paying student. If the fee status changes during your course from Overseas to Home/EU Fees the scholarship shall be discontinued. Other scholarships are available for UK and EU citizens, details can be found at https://www.uea.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/scholarships/scholarships-for-2017-entry
  • Scholarship applicants must hold either a conditional or unconditional offer for year 1 of study on an undergraduate degree course at UEA at the time when they submit the scholarship application form for an eligible course.
  • To receive the scholarship you must have selected UEA as your firm choice institution, not your insurance choice. The scholarship offer-holder must meet all remaining conditions for entry to the University. The scholarship is offered for a specified course; there is no guarantee that the scholarship will be transferred to an alternative course.

English Language Requirements: International applicants are required to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language if English is not their first language.

Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: You can make your application via our Application Form.

Application Deadline: June 28, 2018

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

Online Application

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

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Special Fully Funded Scholarships in Japan for Students from Developing Countries, 2018

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Deadline: January 9, 2018

The new “Special International Program for Urban Infrastructure Engineering in Developing Countries” is now available on offer for the year 2018.

‘Special International Program for Urban Infrastructure Engineering in Developing Countries’ is belonging to Department of Infrastructure and Urban Society for the master course and Department of Urban Innovation for the doctor course in Graduate School of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University. It is the all-English graduate program at the doctor and master level in the field of civil engineering.

Yokohama is Asia’s Gateway to the World. Ever since the port of Yokohama was opened in the 19th century, Yokohama has been a unique crossroad where West meets East. It is not too much to say that the modernization and internationalization of Japan started from Yokohama. Today, as Japan’s second largest city, Yokohama is recognized as one of the most exciting cities for its cultural, socio-economic, and infrastructural dynamism.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Course Level: Scholarships are available to learn master as well as a doctoral programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Civil Engineering
  • Scholarship Award: For information about MEXT scholarship, such as the scholarship stipend, please visit this website.
  • Nationality: Developing Countries
  • Number of Scholarships: From 2018 October enrollment to 2020 October enrollment, Two MEXT scholarships for the master course and five for the doctor course are going to be allocated to this program.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Japan

The major fields of study are:

  • Structural Engineering
  • Estuarine and Coastal Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Transportation and Urban Engineering
  • Concrete Engineering

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: Students from Developing Countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: An applicant must fulfil the following qualifications;

Doctoral Course

An applicant willing to admit in the Doctor course must have following academic requirements:

  • An applicant should have outstanding academic records in undergraduate as well as Master degree and shows robust research potential
  • An applicant should normally possess a four-year bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree.
  • Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (An official score of TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent)

Master Course

An applicant willing to admit in the Master course must have following academic requirements:

  • An applicant should have outstanding academic records in undergraduate
  • An applicant should normally possess a four-year bachelor’s degree.
  • Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (An official score of TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent)

For both the Master course and the Doctor course, an applicant should be in good mental and physical health.

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: 

For the application for October 2018 enrollment, the following documents must reach the correspondence address no later than January 9th, 2018. All the documents must reach the correspondence address by mail no later than January 9th, 2018. We only accept application documents sent by mail, we don’t accept any application documents sent by email/Fax.

1. Completed Application Form.
2. For the Doctor course, an official transcript showing the applicant’s academic performance from both an undergraduate and a master’s course.For the Master course, an official transcript showing the applicant’s academic performance from an undergraduate course.
3. Proof of an applicant’s English proficiency (an official score of TOEFL or IELTS or equivalent).
4. Two confidential Recommendation Letters in the specific form. Each letter should be in a sealed envelope with the signature of the recommender over the flap of the envelope and should be sent to the correspondence address directly.

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

Application deadline: January 9, 2018

Application Form

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Fully Funded Scholarships in Germany at University of Stuttgart, 2018

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Deadline: December 17, 2017

The University of Stuttgart is inviting application for Germany Scholarships to pursue bachelors and master degree programme. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The University of Stuttgart is a university located in Stuttgart, Germany. It was founded in 1829 and is organized into 10 faculties. It is one of the top nine leading technical universities in Germany (TU9) with highly ranked programs in civil, mechanical, industrial and electrical engineering. The University of Stuttgart is especially known for its excellent reputation in the fields of advanced automotive engineering, efficient industrial and automated manufacturing, process engineering, aerospace engineering and activity-based costing.

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: 

  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue bachelors and master degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship amounts to 300 € per month, half of which is financed by a sponsor and the other half by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.
  • Nationality: International Students
  • Number of Scholarships: According to the Statutes of the University of Stuttgart on the Awarding Process of the Germany Scholarship [Satzung der Universität Stuttgart für die Vergabe von Deutschlandstipendien], the Rector’s Office of the University of Stuttgart is calling for applications for about 181 scholarships for summer semester 2018, lasting from April 01, 2018 to March 31, 2019.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

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

Entrance Requirements:

  • The application is submitted for the degree program in which the applicants are enrolled. In case of combined degree programs, the application is submitted for a major subject. Minor and complementary subjects are excluded. Multiple applications are prohibited.
  • Students in the 1st and 2nd semester of the B.Sc., B.A., State Examination for Teachers degree programs, BA/MA teaching qualification programs:
    For a promising application, the average grade of your Abitur or university entrance qualification should be at least (exceptions: see „Few exceptions“).
  • Students from the 3rd semester of the B.Sc., B.A., State Examination for Teachers degree programs, BA/MA teaching qualification programs, Master’s programs:
    Please check the attached table (listed according to degree programs) to see which minimum average grade you should achieve for a promising application (exceptions: see „Few exceptions“):
    List of grades: Students from the 3rdsemester
  • Students of Master’s programs in the 1stand 2nd semester
    Please check the attached table to see which minimum average grade you should have achieved in the Bachelor’s Degree program at the University of Stuttgart for a promising application (exceptions: see „Few exceptions“):
    List of grades: Students in 1st and 2nd semester of a Master’s program and in the last semester of a Bachelor’s program
  • Students in the last semester of the BSc/BA degree programs, who are expected to be admitted to the Master’s program in summer semester 2018:
    Please check the attached (listed according to degree programs) to see which minimum average grade you should have achieved in the Bachelor’s program for a promising application (exceptions: see „Few exceptions“):
    List of grades: Students in 1st and 2nd semester of a Master’s program and in the last semester of a Bachelor’s program
  • Please check carefully whether you meet the requirements for a successful application. By means of the grades given in the tables, you can assess your prospects of a successful application.

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.

Germany Scholarships

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Please submit the following documents:

  • Application form [in German; please only use this to apply!] with matching wishes (optional)
    • Please use your PC to fill in the form, do not fill in by hand, as your information will later be digitally captured! Due to the technical requirements, please use the Adobe Acrobat Reader and no alternative programs for viewing PDF files (e.g. Preview) You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader here: Download Adobe Acrobat Reader
    • Print (a black-and-white printout is sufficient),
    • sign, and
    • Submit it in hardcopy form including all necessary documents. Your category number has to be in all necessary documents!!
    • Application form in English – for information only. Please don’t use this to apply!
  • Curriculum vitae (please use this form, not your own)
    • Please use your PC to fill in. Only this type of CV is accepted.
    • print
    • Sign
    • Submit in hardcopy form together with your application form

The following certificates have to be included in the application:

1. freshmen in the 1st and 2nd semester (Bachelor, Teaching Qualification GymPO, Teaching Qualification B.A.):

  • A copy of the university entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate)
  • Certificate of enrollment
  1. Students of Master’s programs in the 1stand 2ndsemester:
  • A copy of the Bachelor’s certificate
    if the Bachelor’s certificate is not available yet, a current Transcript of Records of the achievements in the Bachelor’s studies (not older than December 1, 2017). (Students of the University of Stuttgart enclose the „Transcript of Records of previously attained results including credit points, average grade and current semester”. In C@MPUS: Path: Please click on the link “Transcript of Records” on your student profile and download it (in PDF format) via the printer icon.)
  • Certificate of enrollment
  1. Students from the 3rdsemester of the Bachelor‘s and Master’s programs, and Teaching Qualification programs BA/MA, Teaching Qualification programs GymPO according to the regulation of the Ministry of Culture and Education on the first academic state examination for teaching at grammar schools, (as amended):
  • A current Transcript of Records of the achievements in the studies (not older than December 1, 2017). (In C@MPUS: Path: Please click on the link “Transcript of Records” on your student profile and download it (in PDF format) via the printer icon.)
  1. Students in the last semester of a BA program applying for a Germany Scholarship in a Master’s program for summer semester 2018:
  • The application is only promising if you are enrolled in the Master’s degree program until May 15, 2018! Please fill in the application form as follows: Degree: Master, Number of Semesters: 1 (2, if applicable)
  • A copy of the Bachelor’s certificate, if available
  • If you have not received the Bachelor’s certificate yet: a current Transcript of Records of the achievements in the Bachelor’s studies (not older than December 1, 2017). (Students of the University of Stuttgart enclose the “Transcript of Records of previously attained results including credit points, average grade and current semester”. In C@MPUS: Path: Please click on the link “Transcript of Records” on your student profile and download it (in PDF format) via the printer icon.)
  1. A curriculum vitae(Uni Stuttgart form, not your own)
  2. Additional Criteria: Evidence of special prizes and distinctions, of other knowledge, of commitment in student council, as well as evidence of social or ecological commitments, involvement in higher education policy or evidence of exceptional personal, social or family circumstances. This evidence does not have to be certified. Evidence of additional criteria must include information on the kind and duration of the commitment (from…to) as well as the number of hours per week/month/year, if applicable.
    If the evidence is not in German or in English, a copy of a certified German or English translation is necessary. (§ 4, para. 4 of the Germany Scholarship statutes).
  3. If applicable, certifications of internships and employment, if they confirm outstanding achievements.

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

Application deadline: December 17, 2017

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Scholarships in Australia at University of Newcastle for Undergraduates, 2018

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Deadline: not specified

Up to 100 international scholarships are available at the University of Newcastle. These scholarships are awarded to study an undergraduate program with the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle, Callaghan Campus.

The University of Newcastle, informally known as Newcastle University, is an Australian public university established in 1965. It has a primary campus in Callaghan, a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales. In 2011, the University had a total enrolment of approximately 36,000 students, including over 7,500 international students from more than 115 countries.

Students whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English by submitting satisfactory scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Scholarship Description:

Application Deadline: Open
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment at the University of Newcastle, Callaghan Campus.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship provides a payment of AUD$5,000 per annum, payable as a tuition fee waiver of $AUD2500 each semester, for the duration of an undergraduate program and provided ongoing scholarship conditions are met. There is no limit to the number of scholarships available as the Faculty aims to support all students who meet the eligibility criteria.
Number of Scholarships: There are 100 scholarships available.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a new student to the Faculty of Engineering & Built Environment at the University of Newcastle at the commencement of their undergraduate degree program.
  • Be enrolling or enrolled in an undergraduate program within the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, University of Newcastle.
  • Be enrolling or enrolled full-time to study on campus, at any UON Australian campus.
  • Be eligible for entry to the program as a full-fee paying international student.

English Language Requirements: Students whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English by submitting satisfactory scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Application Procedure:

If documentation is not provided with your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • No additional step is required to apply for this scholarship.
  • Applicants will be automatically considered for scholarships

How to Apply:

No additional application is required for this scholarship. Scholarships will be awarded automatically to students upon application to study an eligible Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment undergraduate degree program at the University of Newcastle.

It is important to note that you visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply successfully for this scholarship.

Online Application

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University of Tampere Scholarships in Finland for International Students, 2018

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Applications are invited for University of Tampere Scholarships Programme. These scholarships are available for pursuing international master’s degree programme.

The University of Tampere Scholarships Programme is intended for students who are required to pay tuition fees in Master’s degree programmes offered in English will be implemented as of autumn 2018.

The University of Tampere (UTA) is a public university in Tampere, Finland offering undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes with 20,178 degree students and 1,981 employees as of 2016. With its nine schools, UTA is one of the largest and most popular universities in Finland.

Founded in 1925 in Helsinki as the Civic College (Finnish: Kansalaiskorkeakoulu) and from 1930 onwards known as the School of Social Sciences (Finnish: Yhteiskunnallinen korkeakoulu), the institution relocated to Tampere in 1960 and was re-named as the University of Tampere in 1966. It is a culturally-committed higher education institution with the social mission of educating visionaries who understand the world and change it.

  • Course Level:  Scholarships are available for pursuing international master’s degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the fields offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: The University of Tampere tuition fee scholarships cover either 100% or 50% of the tuition fees in a two-year Master’s degree programme.
  • Nationality: Non-EU/EEA citizens can apply for University of Tampere Scholarships Programme
  • Number of Scholarships:  A substantial number of scholarships will be available
  • Scholarship can be taken in Finland

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries:  Non-EU/EEA citizens can apply for University of Tampere Scholarships Programme.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have previous year degree.
  • English Language Requirements: University accepts the following tests as a proof of a good command of English:
  1. TOEFL, Test of English as a Foreign Language; 90/Internet-based, 575/paper-based Note: scores from “TOEFL ITP/institutional testing programme” are not accepted.
  2. IELTS (Academic), International English Language Testing System; 6.5 with no individual score below 5.5
  3. PTE (Academic), Pearson’s Test of Academic English; 62

An applicant must have a completed university level Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the field of the desired programme or in a closely related subject.

Masters Scholarships

Application Procedure:

  • Applicants can apply through online processor.

How to Apply:

  • The application to the University of Tampere is done through an electronic portal. The application forms are available in the national Studyinfo.fi portal and also accessible on the programme webpages during the application time. All applications are preprocessed by University Admissions Finland (UAF). The online application form includes a CV and a motivation letter.

Application deadline: January 17, 2018

Online Application

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Full Tuition Scholarships in Sweden at KTH Royal Institute, 2018

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Every year 30 KTH Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence. Eligible students must have applied for a Master’s programme at KTH as their first priority.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is a university in Stockholm, Sweden. KTH was founded in 1827 as Sweden’s first polytechnic and is one of Scandinavia’s largest institutions of higher education in technology. It was named Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH Royal Institute of Technology) in 1877 by decree of King Oscar II. It ranks highest in Sweden and in northern mainland Europe in its academic fields.

  • Course Level:  Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree programmes.
  • Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the following fields:
  1. Master’s Programme in Molecular Techniques in Life Science
  2. Master’s Programme in Turbomachinery Aeromechanical University Training (THRUST
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship is applied to the tuition fee at KTH and does not include a cost of living allowance.
  • Nationality: International
  • Number of Scholarships: 30 scholarships given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Sweden

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries:  International students can apply for these scholarships.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet following criteria:
  1. To be eligible to apply Applicants must be a tuition-fee paying student and have applied for a master’s programme at KTH as Applicantsr first priority. Students with a conditional eligibility are eligible to apply for a scholarship. KTH Scholarships are not available for applicants to Erasmus Mundus and EIT master’s programmes.
  • English Language Requirements: In order to be eligible for university studies in Sweden, a student must demonstrate that they meet the English requirements for the course or programme.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in English by means of an internationally recognized test, e. g. TOEFL, IELTS or the equivalent.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply: The application deadline for most programmes is January 15, 2018 and applications are made through University Admissions in Sweden, the online application system for programmes offered at Swedish universities.

It is important to note that you visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply successfully for this scholarship.

Online Application

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Fully Funded Scholarships in USA at Harvard University, 2019

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Deadline: May 31, 2019.

The Boustany Foundation is awarding MBA Harvard Scholarship for the class commencing autumn 2019. MBA Harvard Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate a high level of academic achievement.

The Harvard MBA is one of the world’s leading business programmes, taught at one of the world’s most prestigious Universities. The Boustany MBA Harvard Scholarship is granted once every two years for a two year course at Harvard Business School.

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636, whose history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the world’s most prestigious universities.

Established originally by the Massachusetts legislature and soon thereafter named for John Harvard (its first benefactor), Harvard is the United States’ oldest institution of higher learning, and the Harvard Corporation (formally, the President and Fellows of Harvard College) is its first chartered corporation. Harvard is a large, highly residential research university. The nominal cost of attendance is high, but the university’s large endowment allows it to offer generous financial aid packages. It operates several arts, cultural, and scientific museums, alongside the Harvard Library, which is the world’s largest academic and private library system, comprising 79 individual libraries with over 18 million volumes. Harvard’s alumni include eight U.S. presidents, several foreign heads of state, 62 living billionaires, 359 Rhodes Scholars, and 242 Marshall Scholars.To date, some 130 Nobel laureates, 18 Fields Medalists, and 13 Turing Award winners have been affiliated as students, faculty, or staff.

Scholarship Description:  

Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing MBA program at Harvard Business School.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Location: Harvard University, USA.

Eligibility:

  • Candidates must have an excellent academic background and show considerable promise. Although the Scholarship can be awarded to candidates of any nation, priority will be given to candidates of Lebanese descent.
  • Candidates may apply for the Scholarship only after receiving an offer of admission from the Harvard MBA programme.
  • Nationality: Students of any nation (priority will be given to candidates of Lebanese descent) can apply for these MBA Harvard scholarships.

HBS accepts three English language tests: the Internet-based version (only) of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT); the International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or the Pearson Test of English (PTE).

Scholarship Award:

The scholarship offers the following:

  • Financial aid amounts to US$90,000 (US$45,000 per year) towards tuition fees
  • Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship.

Application Process:

  • If you wish to apply, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae with a photograph, GMAT scores and acceptance letter from the University to: admissions@boustany-foundation.org
  • If shortlisted, you may be invited to an interview with the Foundation. One candidate will then be awarded the Scholarship

Application deadline:  May 31, 2019

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