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Applications are invited for SINGA Awards for January 2016 intake. 240 SINGA Awards are given every year to top students from all over the world. PhD training will be carried out in English at your chosen lab at A*STAR Research Institutes, NTU or NUS. The award provides financial support for up to 4 years. The application deadline is 1 June 2016 for for August 2016 intake.
Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong offers PhD Fellowship Scheme for international students in Hong Kong. More than 230 PhD Fellowships will be awarded in the 2015/2016 academic year. The Fellowship provides an annual stipend of HK$240,000 (approximately US$30,000) and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HK$10,000 (approximately US$1,300) per year to each awardee for a period of up to three years. For awardees who need more than three years to complete their PhD studies, additional support may be provided by the chosen institutions. For details, please contact the concerned institutions directly.
Applications are invited for Icelandic Government Scholarships available for the period from September 1st 2015 to April 30th 2016. Approximately 15 scholarships will be awarded for students of modern Icelandic. Icelandic as a second language is comprised of both theoretical and practical fields of study. The scholarship covers registration fees at the University and a monthly stipend of approximately ISK 130.000 – that should cover room and board for one person, payable at the beginning of each month, September to April. A room will be available for rent in one of the University dormitory. The application deadline is December 1, 2015.
UK Department for International Development (DFID) offers Commonwealth Scholarships for developing countries’ students to pursue Master’s, PhD and split-site (PhD) degree program at UK Universities. Awards are made in respect of full-time study only and no other course of study may be undertaken at the same time. Each year the application deadline for Commonwealth Scholarships falls in November.
The Government of Canada offers PhD scholarships for Canadian and international students in Canada. Scholarship is offered for three years. Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year. Students must be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocation. Each year the application deadline for Commonwealth Scholarships falls in November.
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) annually awards postdoctoral fellowship to foreign researchers for a period of 12 to 24 months. All fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences are included under this program. For the 1st Recruitment approximately 120 fellowships will be granted. For the 2nd Recruitment approximately 120 fellowships will be granted.
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations offer Chevening scholarships for masters’ students. Chevening scholarships cover tuition fees, a living allowance at a set rate (for one individual), an economy class return airfare to the UK. Some Scholarships cover part of the cost of studying in the UK; for example, tuition fees only or allowances only. The application deadline is around 15th November each year.
2016 Scholarships are obtainable to undertake a research doctorate degree (PhD). Applicants must have achieved a GPA greater than 85 or an average A grade or have a relevant subject specific GPA of 90 or equivalent. These postgraduate research scholarships are awarded for three years subject to satisfactory progress, with a possible extension of up to a maximum of one year.
Applications are invited for Honjo international scholarships available for foreign students to attend a graduate school at a Japanese university. Up to 15 to 20 scholarships will be awarded. The period of the Honjo international scholarship is set in accordance with the shortest period of time required to complete the intended degree.
Rhodes scholarships are awarded for pursuing full-time postgraduate studies at the University of Oxford, UK. 88 Rhodes scholars are selected annually from 14 countries or groupings of countries around the world. The basic tenure of the Scholarship is two years, subject always, and at all times, to satisfactory academic performance and personal conduct.
Applications are invited for IWC scholarships available for high calibre international and domestic candidates. Up to 6 full scholarships will be awarded for enrolling in the Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM) program at University of Queensland commencing in Semester 1, 2015. Successful candidates will be selected on a merit-basis.
University of Hertfordshire is offering 60 Chancellor’s international scholarships, worth £2,000 each. The scholarship is available for all new full-time students who have been assessed as overseas for fee purposes, who are self-funded and who have been issued an offer to study at the University of Hertfordshire. The value of the Chancellor’s International Scholarship is £2,000. These achievement-based Scholarships are awarded at registration as a tuition fee reduction from the first year of study for self-funding international students who join the University for the first time on either an undergraduate or postgraduate course. For the January 2016 intake the application deadline is the 27 November 2015.
University of Melbourne awards 35 new international postgraduate research scholarships (IPRS) each year for international students. IPRS is funded by the Australian Government and awarded to international students wishing to undertake graduate research degree studies at the University. These scholarships for international students cover full tuition fees for each year of the course and provide the annual Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). Selection will be based on the eligibility criteria and academic merit.
La Trobe University is offering academic excellence scholarships (AES). Applicants must be a citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand and be applying to start an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program. These scholarships, worth between $10,000 and $20,000, are paid across a maximum of two semesters (or 12 months). The application deadlines for Semester 1, 2016 are: 11 September (round 1); 13 November ( round 2) and 8 January (round 3).
The scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate degree level at Manchester Metropolitan University in UK. Applicants must have an offer of a place on a postgraduate taught course at MMU for September 2015 entry or January 2016 entry. Each year the application deadline for Commonwealth Scholarships falls in November.
Victoria University of Wellington is offering doctoral scholarships for New Zealand and international students in any discipline. Total 35 scholarships are available and awarded on academic merit basis. Applicants must be graduates of any university within or outside of New Zealand who intend to enroll full time for a Doctorate (PhD) at Victoria University or who have commenced their doctoral study at Victoria University. The scholarship includes $23,500 stipend annually + tuition fees up to three years. Each year the application deadline for Commonwealth Scholarships falls in November.
Malaysian Government is offering Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) for pursuing postgraduate and postdoctoral studies at a campus of Malaysian Universities. Each scholarship consists of Air tickets from recipient’s capital city to Malaysia, an approved tuition fees, monthly maintenance allowance, annual grant for books and internal travel, medical /Health Insurance, installation and Termination grant, thesis allowance and visa. Each year the application deadline for Commonwealth Scholarships falls in August.
Applications are invited for Chinese Government scholarship-Chinese University Program from international students to pursue graduate studies at Chinese universities in specific provinces or autonomous regions. Applicant must citizen of a country other than the People’s Republic of China and be in good health and be a bachelor’s degree holder under the age of 35 when applying for master’s programs. Applications should be submitted between January and early April.
Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) in partnership with UK universities offers Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries. Shared Scholarships are usually tenable for one-year Master’s courses only. Candidates are recruited and selected by UK host universities in the first instance. Selection criteria include: the academic merit of the candidate, as well as the likely impact of their work on the development of their home country.
Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) is offering fellowships for women scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries (LDC). The fellowships are awarded to pursue postgraduate studies leading to doctorate degree in all branches of the natural sciences at a centre of excellence (renowned research institutions/universities) in the South (developing countries) outside applicant’s home country. Each fellowship will be offered for up to three years.
Applications are invited for Macedonian government scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate studies for the academic 2015/2016
TWAS and the S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences are offering fellowship programme for foreign scholars from developing countries to pursue PhD or Postdoctoral level research in physical sciences. TWAS-SN Bose Fellowships are tenable at the S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Science in Kolkata, India. Fellowships are awarded for four years with the possibility of a one-year extension (PhD) and for a minimum period of six months to a maximum period of twelve months (postdoctoral).
Each year the University of Pavia and the Organisation for the Right to Education (EDiSU) offer 10 scholarships for visiting scholars for a period of stay of 4 to 10 weeks at the University of Pavia. The scholarships are available for both junior and senior members of universities in developing countries and members of major research centres and international organizations with specific interests in the field of development studies.
The State Education Development Agency (Latvian Government) is inviting applications for scholarships for summer schools. Scholarships are available to students, researchers and teaching staff of several countries for studies, research and participation in summer schools in Latvian higher education institutions (HEIs) in the 2015/2016 academic year. The participants of the summer schools have to cover travel expenses from the country of origin to the summer school location in Latvia themselves.
New Zealand Pacific Scholarships are well known scholarships which are funded by New Zealand government each year. NZPS are for both undergraduate and postgraduate study in New Zealand and are available to candidates from the countries in the Pacific region. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate strong academic ability, leadership qualities, and a commitment to the development of their home country. Each country has different eligibility criteria, application procedure and closing date.
Sichuan Provincial Government is awarding scholarships for foreign students. Scholarships are available for doctoral students, master students, undergraduate students, junior college student’s and long term students at higher education institutions, higher vocational colleges and junior colleges. The students will get the scholarship every year until they finish their study on the premise that they are approved by the institutions every year. The application form is accepted every year and it is from January to June.
Applications are invited for the 2015 round of the New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarships (NZIDRS). The NZIDRS are open for international students (except from New Zealand, Australia and Fiji) to undertake PhD study at a New Zealand university. In order to receive the scholarship, applicants must meet the requirements for direct entry into a PhD programme at a New Zealand University. The NZIDRS provides full tuition fees plus a living stipend for up to 36 months.
University of West London is awarding up to 100 international ambassador scholarships worth up to £5,000 to commence study in September 2015. Students are eligible to apply for the scholarship if they have been offered a place to study on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University of West London, commencing in September. The International Ambassador Scholarship will be awarded on a competitive basis to candidates who demonstrate enthusiasm and the ability to be an excellent international student ambassador.
Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree or a PhD at a German university or do a postdoctoral research project (2-6 months for established university lecturers) at a German university. Applicants have to request through filling a questionnaire and sending it to the KAAD offices for applying to these scholarships. Applications to be tabled in the March-session of the selection board need to be complete by end of November the previous year. Applications for the September selection need to be complete by end of June.
Applications are invited for UNESCO/ISEDC Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme available in specialized institutions in the Russian Federation. Up to twenty training fellowships will be awarded for a period of four weeks from 5 to 30 October 2015. UNESCO will solicit applications from the developing countries and countries in transition.
Applications are invited for developing solutions masters scholarships for 2015/16 intake. Scholarships are available for students from the developing and third world countries registering for taught master’s programmes at Malaysia Campus in areas related to science, technology and education. Up to 10 awards of 100% tuition fee scholarships are available for students from the developing and third world countries registering for taught Masters programmes at Malaysia Campus in areas related to science, technology and education.
Applications are invited for Chongqing Municipal Government Mayor Scholarship available for international students (non-Chinese) to pursue higher education at Chongqing University. There are two types of scholarships available i.e. First-class scholarship (25,000 35,000/year) and Second-class scholarship (8,000-12,000/year; Medicare fee is also included) .The applicant must satisfy application requirements of Chongqing University for foreign students. The application deadline is March 30.
Hague University offers talent scholarships for international (Non-EEA) students. Students from Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Surinam are also not eligible. 54 scholarships each worth EUR 5,000 are available to prospective bachelor degree students. Scholarships each worth EUR 5,000 are available to prospective bachelor degree students for the 2015-2016 academic year. The application deadline is 31 March.
Applications are invited for Newton international fellowships available for postdoctoral researchers from all over the world except UK. In the 2015 round, approximately 40 Newton Fellows will be appointed. The fellows must be based at the UK host organization full time for the two year period. The Fellowships are available in all disciplines in the physical, natural and social sciences and the humanities. Newton Fellows may be eligible for follow-up funding of up to £6,000 per annum for up to 10 years following the completion of the Fellowship.
The International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) is inviting applications for scholarship awards from international students to study in Malaysia and abroad. This scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate, postgraduate and CIFP (only for those with Shariah background) programme at recognized institutions of higher learning. Applicants have to secure admission at a recognized institution of higher learning.
Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF) is offering scholarship for international students. Applicants must be citizens of a country given in the ‘Eligible List of Countries’ and satisfy any specific criteria established by his or her country or government. The TaiwanICDF provides each scholarship recipient with a full scholarship, including return airfare, housing, tuition and credit fees, insurance, textbook costs and a monthly allowance.
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation annually awards fully-funded Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP). The NFP is meant for professionals who are nationals of and work and live in one of the 51 NFP countries. Candidates have to be nominated by their employer to be eligible for the fellowship. NFP will be awarded for master degree programmes, PhD and short courses at a Dutch higher education institution which offers the NFP-qualified course. The chances of obtaining an NFP fellowship increase if applicants live and work in Sub-Saharan Africa and/or if they are women. Candidates now need to apply for an NFP fellowship directly at the Dutch education institution, instead of applying with Nuffic.
Applications are invited for Romanian Government scholarships available for citizens of non EU countries. Up to 85 scholarships are awarded for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Romania. The monthly amount is granted to the students of the 1st (licenta) and 2nd (master) cycle throughout the whole academic year, the winter and spring vacation included, but not during the summer vacation. For full-time students of the 3rd cycle (doctorate), the monthly amount is granted throughout the whole calendar year. The deadline for submitting the application files is established by each diplomatic mission.
Applications are open for Heinrich Boll Foundation scholarships available for German and international students. The foundation grant scholarships to approximately 1,000 for pursuing undergraduate, graduate & doctoral programme in all subjects offered at universities of applied sciences or universities of the arts in Germany. There are two types of scholarships i.e. student scholarship and doctoral scholarship which is offered for those students who gained their university entrance qualification in Germany to study in Germany or EU country and for those students who gained their university entrance qualification outside of Germany to pursue studies in Germany.
Applications are invited for Hungarian Government Scholarship to undertake Master of Science degree courses (MSc) at one of the participating universities. The scholarship will cover application and tuition fees throughout the study period; basic books and notes; dormitory accommodation; and subsistence costs.
Applications are invited for Beijing government scholarships from international students studying or applying for studying in Beijing. Duration differs with respect to the subjects chosen. It takes around 4 to 5 years for undergraduates, 2 to 3 years for Masters degree candidates and 3 years for PhD degree candidates. The duration varies for Chinese language students, general scholar candidates and senior scholar candidates. An applicant receives financial support from otherChinese government scholarship programs or organizations/agencies would not be eligible for the Beijing Municipal Government Scholarship.
Indonesian Government is awarding Darmasiswa Scholarship to all foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia. This one year scholarship is awarded to study Bahasa Indonesia, Arts, Culinary and Tourism in 54 selected Indonesian Higher Education Institutions in different cities in Indonesia. Monthly allowance will be received by student is Rp 2.000.000,00 (two million rupiah). The application form should be submitted not later than 28 February, 2015.
Fellowships are available for pursuing PhD degree at Biozentrum University of Basel in Switzerland. Applicants from all over the world are eligible for these PhD fellowships. Maximum 10 PhD fellowships are awarded. Fellowships will be awarded for a period of three years. The application deadline is June 30, 2015.
Oxford University is inviting application for graduate scholarships available for International students. The scholarship will include 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £13,863). Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
2015 Scholarship is available to masters and doctoral students for pursuing full time research at an eligible HEI within Ireland. Scholars must be full-time students affiliated with an eligible HEI in Ireland. Applicants must have a first class or upper second-class honours primary degree or the equivalent 4. The application deadline is 11th February.
Applications are invited for Humboldt Research Fellowships available for experienced researchers to carry out a long-term research project (6-18 months) at a research institution in Germany. Approximately 500 research fellowships are awarded. Scientists and scholars of all nationalities and disciplines may apply. Applicants choose their own research projects and their host in Germany and prepare their research plan independently. Applications may be sent at any time. Applications should be submitted at least four to seven months ahead of the prospective selection meeting.
Scholarships are available to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. 90 Scholarships are awarded annually. These are prestigious and highly competitive awarded to citizens of any country outside the UK. Bill gates scholarship covers the full cost of studying at Cambridge. The deadlines are as follows: Round 1 (US citizens based in the USA) – 15 October 2014 and Round 2 (all other eligible candidates) – 3 December 2014.
UK Department for International Development (DFID) is inviting application for Medical fellowships available for doctors and dentists from Developing Commonwealth Countries. These fellowships are for mid-career clinical staff to learn a new medical or dental skill, to practise the new medical or dental skill, and to network with others in the same and related specialties. Awards are tenable for between three months and six months at any approved UK University Hospital; experience suggests that a minimum of 4 months is sensible.
London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London is inviting applications for graduate support scheme for international students to the 2015/16 session. Around £2 million is available annually in the form of awards from the Graduate Support Scheme. This scheme is open to all applicants from all countries in the world, with the exception of those undertaking specific modular or executive programmes such as the MSc in Finance (Part time) or the MSc in Health Economics, Policy and Management.
Newcastle Law School is offering up to five scholarships for international students. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence in results achieved up until and including the closing date which is commensurate with an upper-second-class Honours degree award or equivalent. The scholarships range from £2,500 to £3,000 each and they are payable towards tuition fees. There is no deadline or closing date for the scholarships. However, interested applicants are strongly advised to apply early.
Australian Government invites applications for Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award available for international students. The award is open to undertake vocational education at a Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree level in any field of study. The award provides financial support for up to 2.5 years. The award also provides support for English Language Training worth of ?$6,500 per semester up to 6 months, if required.
Applications are open for MEXT Research Scholarships available to international students for the academic year. The term of scholarship will differ depending on the types of students as accepted in Japanese universities. Each grantee will be provided monthly with 143,000 yen (Research Students (non-regular students), 144,000yen (regular students in Master’s courses or professional graduate courses), or 145,000yen (regular students in doctoral courses). The deadline for applications varies according to the countries.
Each year Australian Government awards Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship for international students. The award provides financial support up to 2 years for a master’s and up to 4 years for a PhD.
DAAD, German Academic Exchange Service offers scholarships for developing countries students. These scholarships provide monthly installment of EUR 750.00. and also include the costs for health, accident and liability insurance in Germany and an adequate travelling allowance.
Shanghai Municipal Government awards 3 types of government scholarships for international students. Type A scholarship is granted for Master/Doctor degree program in USST, Type B scholarship is granted for Bachelor/Master/Doctor degree program in USST and Type C is granted for long term degree program at University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST). The application deadline for Type A is December 1st to June 10th every year, Type B is November 1st to June 10th every year and Type C is March 1st to September 30th every year.
Applications are invited for Bocconi scholarships in Italy available for Italian students, EU-students and Non-EU students from Italian DPR n. 394 of 31 August 1999, enacting Italian D.Lgs. n. 286 of 25 July 1998. Total 520 scholarships will be awarded. Scholarships will be available for students who have been admitted as first-year enrollees at Bocconi or have submitted applications to the admissions test at Bocconi University, or have enrolled for the 2014-2015 academic year for a Bocconi University Bachelor, Integrated Master of Arts in Law, Master of Science or PhD program.
Mexican Government is offering excellence scholarship program for foreign students. The scholarships are not transferable and cannot be deferred to future years. Two people cannot be awarded a scholarship for the same project. All scholarship applications must be submitted to the Mexican or concurrent embassy of the applicant’s country or to the Mexican host institute.
Fellowships are available for undertaking advanced studies at undergraduate and postgraduate level at Chinese universities. These UNESCO fellowships are of one year duration. The Chinese authorities will select the twenty-five (25) most qualified candidates. Applicants must hold at least the equivalent of the master’s degree/above or the bachelor’s degree. Applicants should apply to the National Commission for UNESCO in their home country between January and early April.
2015 scholarships are provided in disciplines that are of special relevance for the social, political and economic development of applicant’s home country. A monthly scholarship rate of currently 750 € will be awarded. Scholarships also provide health insurance, travel allowance as well as a study and research subsidy. The scholarships are offered both for young graduates without professional experience and for mid-career professionals.
Australian Government invites applications for Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award available for international students. The award provides financial support for up to 2.5 years. The award also provides support for English Language Training worth of $10,000 up to 6 months, if required.
The Hartmut Hoffmann-Berling International Graduate School (HBIGS) of Molecular & Cellular Biology is offering three year PhD fellowships starting from 1 April 2016. PhD students will receive competitive fellowships of up to 1468,- EUR/month for three years. Students may apply to up to three advertised PhD positions within the deadlines set for the respective projects. Students applying to advertised PhD positions are expected to receive their final degree before the start of the respective PhD projects. The application deadline is depended on the applicant’s project.
Canon Collins Trust is inviting applications on behalf of Edinburgh Business School for its distance learning MBA programme. This scholarship covers the cost of all tuition, learning materials and examination fees. Up to 50 scholarships will be offered.
2015 scholarships are accessible for pursuing master program at University of the Arts London in UK. Applicants must have the ability to demonstrate substantial equivalent and applicable experience. The scholarship is worth £12,000 and will cover full tuition fees and maintenance for a Home or EU student.
Applications are invited for Chevening award available for pursuing one year masters program at Durham University. Up to ten awards will be offered to successful candidates from all Chevening-eligible countries. This award includes full tuition fees for the chosen course at Durham. Selected candidates will also receive the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. The application deadline is 15th November.
Scholarships are available for pursuing taught masters’ degree at Swansea University. Each scholarship is worth £3000 towards tuition fees. Scholarships are awarded to study either the MA Creative Writing or MA Welsh Writing in English programmes.
Scholarships are available for pursuing foundation programme before enrolling on a Newcastle University undergraduate degree programme. 10 Foundation scholarships are offered. Students must have a minimum English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 for specified programmes.
Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree at MIB School of Management of Trieste in Italy. Applicant must have a minimum three years of experience. Scholarship will cover 50% of the tuition fees. The amount of the scholarship will be discounted from the overall tuition fees. Scholarships are valid only in the academic year.
Scholarships are available for pursuing master degree level at Nottingham University Business School in UK. Scholarships cover up to 50% of the full tuition fee, with a combined value of over £120,000 to enable excellent scholars from every sector and country to access the Nottingham MBA. Applicants must have been offered a place on the full time MBA programme.
City University London is offering 50 fully-funded doctoral studentships for UK/EU and overseas students. Applicants are assessed on the basis of their research excellence or demonstrable potential. These doctoral studentships are offered for three years. Application deadlines vary according to the schools.
University of Warwick is offering seven full time and six part time scholarships for Home/EU and international students. Scholarships are available for students commencing MA/Diploma study in 2014-15. Candidates may apply concurrently to other funding sources; however, successful candidates who receive major tuition funding elsewhere will be disqualified. The application deadline is 30 April 2016.
The Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC) offers scholarships for excellent non-EEA students, both prospective and current.
For the academic year, 2016-2017, Tilburg University scholarships are available for excellent international students who are admitted to a (Research) Master’s program (MA, MSc or LLM). Scholarships are awarded within the Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Tilburg Law School, Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tilburg School of Humanities and Tilburg School of Catholic Theology. Application deadline is 1st April 2016.
EMEA Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship is awarded for Europe, the Middle East and African applicants. The scholarships are available for undergraduate or graduate degree level. Google Anita Borg Scholarship recipients will each receive a € 7,000 (or equivalent) award for the 2016-2017 academic year. The application deadline is December 31, 2015.
This programme is available for scholarly research or artistic creation in Greece and in Humanities, Social Science, Economic Science and Arts. Up to 15 in category A scholarships are awarded for three to six months and up to 10 in Category C educational scholarship are awarded for five to ten months.
Scholarships are open to international students who are applying for a full-time MPhil/PhD programme. The scholarship awards will include a fee waiver up to the value of the full-time home/EU rate for MPhil/PhD degrees (currently £3,900).