A large number of grants and scholarships for Central African Republic students are available for the academic year 2015/2016. Various meritorious Central African students are encouraged to apply for these financial aids that are being provided in various academic fields. Many of the Central African Republic students plan to move out for their further studies and plan to get enrolled within the best Universities all over the world. Lots of universities and government organizations also offer grants and financial aids to Central African Republic students. Each scholarship has different eligibility criteria. The list below is compiled especially for the Central African Republic students to access their education with the help of these funds. The list covers scholarships of diverse countries like UK, USA, Japan, India, etc which offer various programs like undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD or even the research studies. Let’s have a look at the list below-
Centre of African Studies Visiting Research
The Centre of African Studies at the University of Cambridge is offering two visiting research fellowships for the year 2016-2017. These fellowships awarded in all the disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. Each award is worth up to £14,000, out of which travel, college accommodation, maintenance costs and medical insurance will be paid by the Centre on behalf of the fellow. The maximum duration of a fellowship is six months and is non-renewable. The application deadline is January 15, 2017.
High Achiever Foundation Prize
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for high achiever foundation prizes available for African students. Applicants must already hold an offer to start a full-time foundation programme at Nottingham in September 2017. Three undergraduate high achiever prizes of £2,000 towards tuition fees. The application deadline is April 21, 2017.
Ferguson Scholarships for African Students
Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable trust is offering scholarships for African students. Scholarships are available for pursuing full time MA degree in the field of African Studies, International Studies and Diplomacy and Social Anthropology of Development at SOAS, University of London. Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application will be available from 22 February 2017.
Desmond Tutu Masters Scholarship at University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh is inviting applications for Desmond Tutu Masters Scholarship for Africans. The scholarship will be awarded to a student from Africa who is accepted for admission on a full-time basis for a postgraduate Master’s programme of study within the School of Divinity. The scholarship will cover the full overseas tuition fee and a maintenance allowance of £5, 000. The award will be tenable for one academic year. The application deadline is 3rd April 2017.
Ambassador E.O. Kolade Scholarship
London School of Economics and Political Science is inviting applications for Ambassador E.O. Kolade scholarship for masters students. Eligible applicants must be a national of, and resident in, a country in Sub-Saharan Africa. The selection will be based on merit and financial need. The application deadline is 26 April 2017.
David E I Pyott Master of Surgery
David E I Pyott Foundation is offering six online distance learning master’s scholarships for the academic year 2016-2017. These scholarships are available for the students of sub-Saharan Africa, South East Asia, and South America. The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission on to the online distance learning master of surgery (ChM) in Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of Edinburgh. Each scholarship will cover the tuition fee for the entire part-time programme of study as well as provide access to a broadband facility and a laptop. The application deadline is 29th July 2016.
Wellcome Trust Intermediate Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Wellcome Trust is offering masters fellowships for junior researchers to gain research experience and high-quality research training at Master’s degree level. Fellows must be based in a low- or middle-income country for their research project. A Fellowship normally provides up to five years’ support. The application deadline is 29 April 2015.
Developing Solutions Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarships for Central African students are available for pursuing master’s degree at University of Nottingham in UK. Applicants must already hold an offer to start a full-time masters degree programme, including MRes at Nottingham for September 2015. Up to 105 scholarships are awarded. Up to 30 scholarships will cover 100% tuition fee and up to 75 scholarships will cover 50% towards tuition fees. The application deadline is 24 April 2015.
Edinburgh Global Health Academy Masters Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarship for Central African students is available for pursuing masters’ degree level at University of Edinburgh. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is accepted for admission onto an eligible Global Health Academy programme at the University of Edinburgh. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 29 May 2015.
UNU-ISP PhD Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarships for Central African students are available for pursuing PhD degree at United Nations University. A limited number of PhD scholarships (covering tuition fees and living costs) for a maximum of 36 months are available for outstanding applicants from developing countries. Online application deadline is 30th April 2015.
Wellcome Trust International Engagement Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Wellcome Trust is offering awards for research applicants for 2015 intake. Applicants must be or collaborating with a researcher, research group or institution to provide expertise in the area of biomedical science they are exploring. The awards will be provided up to £30,000 for three years. Applications should be submitted till 13th March 2015 (expressions of interest must be received before 27th February) and 11th September 2015 (expressions of interest must be received before 28th August).
International Students House Residential Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Applications are invited for residential scholarships in London for the September 2014 intake. Preference will be given to postgraduate students who are studying a course that will provide skills to assist in the development of their home country. Students must have a good proven academic record, with every prospect of success in their study and future careers. Scholarship applications for the 2015/2016 academic year open in December 2014.
University of Glasgow Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarships for Central African students are available for pursuing master degree at University of Glasgow in UK. A total of 5 scholarships are available. The value of each scholarship is £5,000. The criteria for the scholarships are academic excellence and personal achievement. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their application for admission. The deadline for applications is 1st July 2014.
SFIAR Awards for Central African Republic Students
The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) is offering award in agricultural research. The prize sum of the SFIAR Award is CHF 5’000 for a PhD or Post Doc project and CHF 10’000 for a team project. The deadline for applications is 15th July 2014.
TWAS-DBT Postgraduate Fellowships for Central African Republic Students
Applications are invited for TWAS-DBT Postgraduate Fellowship Programme available for foreign scholars from developing country other than India to pursue research towards a PhD. In addition, the fellowship holder will receive a house rent allowance. TWAS-DBT Postgraduate Fellowships are tenable at key biotechnology research institutions in India for a period of up to five years. The application deadline is 31st August 2014.
TÜBITAK Graduate Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarship for Central African students is available for pursuing graduate degree (master and doctoral). Applicants must be 30 years old or younger for the MSc/MA programs and 35 years old or younger for the PhD programs on the first day of the application period. Maximum duration for the scholarship is 2 years for the Masters and 4 years for the PhD program. Application period is 4 August 2014 to 12 September 2014.
Mauritius-Africa Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarships for Central African students are available for pursuing undergraduate studies at public tertiary education institutions in Mauritius. Scholarship will cover a monthly living allowance of Rs 8,300, annual tuition fees of up to Rs 100,000. The duration of the scholarship will be for a maximum of four (4) years depending on the course duration. The application deadline is 30th June 2014.
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation is offering scholarships for the students of Central African Republic. Applicants must be highly motivated, possess an outstanding academic record, and demonstrate personal integrity. Scholarships are offered for one year. Applications should be submitted till May 15, 2014.
ESMT Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
ESMT European School of Management and Technology is offering partial tuition scholarships for Master’s in Management program. 4 partial tuition scholarships will be offered. The value of each scholarship is up to € 10,000. Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievement, leadership potential and interpersonal skills. The application deadlines are April 7 and May 16, 2014.
Janssen Phamaceutica Scholarships for Central African Republic Students
Scholarships for central African students are available for pursuing master degree at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. Applicants must hold an offer of admission to the MSc in Global Mental Health commencing in 2014/15. Each scholarship will cover full overseas tuition fees and a living expense stipend of £14,000. The application deadline is 1st May 2014.
JIRCAS Visiting Research Fellowships for Central African Republic Students
Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) is offering visiting research fellowship program for qualified researchers. Fellowship covers a period of one year starting from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015. Applicants must have an adequate command of English and/or Japanese language. The deadline for applications is April 21, 2014.
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