Diverse Political Science scholarships are listed here in this section of scholarship-positions.com. Political science is a stream that deals with the state and its systems, governments and its policies or processes, in short, the scientific analysis of political activity and behaviour. It offers an individual to know much about a state and its administration. Various types of grants and aids are offered to students of all countries to pursue their higher studies in their homeland or abroad in the Political Science. Political science students can gain a versatile set of skills that can be applied in a wide range of exciting careers in federal, state and local governments, in international and nonprofit organisations and in the professional fields of law, business, management, journalism etc. The list below will provide information about recent scholarships for the students who want to make their academic and professional career in Political Science.
University of Glasgow Political Science Scholarships, 2017
Scholarship Provider: The University of Glasgow
Eligible Students: The candidate should have a first class or 2:1 Honors (undergraduate) degree
Course: PhD programme
Award Details: an annual maintenance grant (stipend) equivalent to the RCUK stipend rates
Application Deadline: May 19, 2017.
LSE PhD Studentships for UK/EU and Overseas Students, 2017
Scholarship Provider: The London School of Economics and Political Science
Eligible Students: Studentships are available for Home UK/EU and overseas students undertaking full-time research in any LSE discipline.
Course: MRes/MPhil/PhD programmes
Award Details: £18,000
Application Deadline: 26 April
James Madison Graduate Fellowships in the USA, 2017
Scholarship Provider: James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
Eligible Students: Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. national to apply for a James Madison Fellowship.
Course: Master of Arts (MA)
Award Details: $24,000
Application Deadline: March 1.
BGHS Start-up Scholarships for International Students in Germany, 2017
Scholarship Provider: University Bielefeld
Eligible Students: International applicants (Non-German) can apply for these doctoral scholarships.
Award Details: 1,200 Euros per month
Application Deadline: 15 January
Humane Studies Fellowships at George Mason University in the USA, 2017
Scholarship Provider: Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University
Eligible Students: Fellows (IHS alumni) from anywhere in the worlds are eligible for these Humane Studies fellowships.
Course: Humane Studies Fellowships
Award Details: $15,000
Application Deadline: January 31
OSCE Academy MA Scholarship in Politics & Security, 2017
Scholarship Provider: OSCE Academy
Eligible Students: international relations and a range of applied disciplines in comprehensive security and conflict prevention and resolution with a focus on Central Asia.
Course: graduate programs
Award Details: Provide students with contemporary approaches and tools to work in the fields of political science.
Application Deadline: 5 April
Romanian Government Political Science Scholarships for International Students, 2017
Scholarship Provider: Romanian Government
Eligible Students: The candidate should not have a Romanian citizenship.
Course: undergraduate and postgraduate program
Award Details: The scholarships are granted for three levels of study:
Application Deadline: 15 March
Travel Scholarships for Students of Nordic Universities in Africa, 2017
Scholarship Provider: The Nordic Africa Institute
Eligible Students: Scholarships are awarded to Masters and PhD students for research and preparation of research projects.
Course: Masters and PhD students
Award Details: grant any Travel Scholarships
Application Deadline: 31 January
CSDP Fellowships in Political Science, 2017
Scholarship Provider: Center for the Study of Democratic Politics
Eligible Students: Applications are welcomed from political scientists and scholars in related social science disciplines
Course: political science
Award Details: Successful candidates will receive a competitive salary, applicable Princeton University benefits, and a taxable moving allowance.
Application Deadline: December 1
Onassis Foundation- 20th Foreigners’ Fellowships Programme, 2017- 2018
Scholarship Provider: Onassis Foundation
Eligible Students: The program also includes Cypriot citizens, who have studied and reside outside Greece.
Course: postgraduate students and PhD candidates
Award Details: awarded for three to six months and up to 10 in Category
Application Deadline: 12 December
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