Updated listing of Scholarship for Ethiopians is accumulated over here. Only those who belong to Ethiopian nationality are encouraged to apply for these financial aids. A lot of Ethiopian along with renowned foreign universities provides university scholarships for Ethiopians who wish to study in Ethiopia and abroad. Numerous international scholarship opportunities mentioned at this page are open exclusively for Ethiopian students. These prestigious scholarships and fellowships are aimed at attracting outstanding students and are readily available for MBA, public health, arts, science, engineering programme and lots more. Keep yourself aware with the latest collection of scholarships for Ethiopian students and apply today.
Scholarships for Ethiopain Students at Newcastle University
Scholarship Provider: Newcastle University, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants must hold a Conditional or Unconditional offer of a place on a Master’s degree programme at Newcastle University,
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree level at Newcastle University in UK.
Award Details: Scholarship worth £3,500 payable towards the first year of tuition fees
Application Deadline: 30 June 2016
Loughborough University Graduate School Development Trust Africa Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Loughborough University, UK
Eligible Students: Student must be currently domiciled (permanently living) in Africa
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught programme at Loughborough University.
Award Details: The scholarships will cover 100% of the course fees for applicants chosen postgraduate taught course for one year (replacing any Departmental or Loughborough University scholarships or bursaries applicants may already have been awarded).
Application Deadline: 30th April 2016
Development Scholarships for Developing Countries in Czech Republic
Scholarship Provider: Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, the Faculty of Social Sciences
Eligible Students: Applications for these scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and/or countries going through a process of political and economic transition.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing Bachelor’s studies or Master’s studies programmes at Charles University.
Award Details: Under the terms of this scholarship, students will receive a waiver of school fees for their first semester of study, plus a one-off payment of 50 000 CZK (about 2050 EUR) as a contribution towards living costs.
Application Deadline: 30th April 2016
Developing Solutions Scholarships for Ethiopian Students
Scholarship Provider: University of Nottingham, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants can apply for this scholarship if they are not currently studying at a University of Nottingham campus or are not a University of Nottingham graduate
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree programme at University of Nottingham.
Award Details: Up to 105 scholarships available are awarded as follows: 30 x 100% tuition fee and 75 x 50% of tuition fees
Application Deadline: 22 April 2016
Desmond Tutu Masters Scholarship for Ethiopian Students
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants should already have been offered a place at the University and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree at University of Edinburgh.
Award Details: The scholarship will cover the full overseas tuition fee and a maintenance allowance of £5,000.
Application Deadline: 1st April 2016
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) International Climate Initiative
Eligible Students: The first university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) must have been obtained within the past 12 years, counting from the end of the application period.Course: Fellowships are available for undertaking research in Germany.
Award Details: Fellowship amount according to qualifications between €2,150 and €2,650 per month
Application Deadline: 1 March 2016
International Space University MSc Scholarship Program
Scholarship Provider: The International Space University
Eligible Students: This financial aid is available for applicants from Europe, the United States, Canada and Australia, developing countries and from other countries.
Course: Scholarship is available for MSS, SSP and SH-SSP students.
Award Details: This aid is available to selected applicants, and covers a portion of their tuition fees.
Application Deadline: The application deadline are-MSS applicants: 15 March 2016, SSP16 applicants: 30 April 2016 and SH-SSP16 applicants: 30 November 2015.
Early Career Development Fellowship
Scholarship Provider: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and OCLC
Eligible Students: Applicants must be employed in a library or information center.
Course: This is a intensive four-week Fellowship program based at OCLC’s headquarters in Dublin, Ohio, USA for library and information science professionals.
Award Details: The award provides the following for each Fellow, airfare, coach class, from the recipient’s home country to the United States and return trip to the recipient’s home country (transportation to and from the airport in the recipient’s home country is the responsibility of the award recipient).
Application Deadline: February 12, 2016
African Peacebuilding Network (APN) Residential Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Scholarship Provider: The African Peace building Network (APN) of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC)
Eligible Students: All applicants must be African citizens currently residing in an African country and either an academic or a policy analyst or practitioner.
Course: Grants are awarded for conducting research.
Award Details: APN research grant awards vary depending on the research activities supported but will not exceed $15,000 for individual research projects.
Application Deadline: January 15th 2016
University of Groningen Talent Grant
Scholarship Provider: Eric Bleumink Fund, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Eligible Students: Candidates for the Eric Bleumink Fund should have obtained conditional admission to the program of choice
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing Master programme, Master (MSc/MA/LL.M.), PhD programme at University of Groningen.
Award Details: The grant covers tuition fee, costs of international travel, subsistence, books, and health insurance.
Application Deadline: January 15th, 2016
Scholarships for Ethiopian Students at Graduate Institute
Scholarship Provider: The Graduate Institute, Geneva, Switzerland
Eligible Students: Candidates need to demonstrate strong financial needs and very good performance in their studies.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master and PhD programme at the Graduate Institute, Geneva.
Award Details: Scholarships cover tuition fees and cost of living.
Application Deadline: 15 January, 2016
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Women from Developing Countries
Scholarship Provider: International Peace Research Association Foundation
Eligible Students: The Dorothy Senesh Fellowships are available to women from developing countries who have completed a Bachelor’s degree, who have been accepted into a graduate program and whose graduate work is to be focused on issues related to the goals of IPRA.
Courses: Fellowships are available for pursuing graduate programme.
Award Details: The Fellowships provide $5,000 per year for two years for both women, for a total of $10,000 each.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2016
Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme
Scholarship Provider: Louis Dreyfus Foundation and University of Oxford, UK
Eligible Students: The Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme targets future leaders pursuing diverse careers with a focus on improving food security and sustainability.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full time graduate degree at University of Oxford.
Award Details: Scholarships are available for pursuing full time graduate degree at University of Oxford.
Application Deadline: 8 or 22 January 2016, depending on course.
Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants should be a national or legal resident of a low- and middle-income country and hold a first degree in subject relevant to tropical medicine or public health (clinical or non-clinical).
Course: Fellowships are available for research training at Master’s degree level. Master’s degrees by distance learning can be supported.
Award Details: Fellows will receive a stipend. Stipends are costed based on the Trust’s Masters students scales, determined by the location of the course (Inside London – £17 000 per year; UK Outside London – £15 000 per year.
Application Deadline: 7 December 2015
Patrick McAuslan Scholarship for Ethiopian Students
Scholarship Provider: Birkbeck University of London, UK
Eligible Students: You have received a conditional or unconditional offer to study on the LLM International Economic Law (intensive – Justice and Development pathway).
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing LLM programme at the Birkbeck, University of London.
Award Details: The total value of the award is worth GBP 20,000.
Application Deadline: 30th November 2015
University of Ghana WACCBIP Postdoctoral Fellowship
Scholarship Provider: Department of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology (BCMB) and the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), University of Ghana, and has several regional and international partner institutions.
Eligible Students: To apply for this fellowship, you must be an African who receivedhis/her PhD degree within the last three years and interested in developing a research career in the biosciences in Africa.
Course: Fellowship is awarded to pursue postdoctoral programme.
Award Details: The successful post doctoral fellow will be supported with up to $150,000 to cover: monthly salary, research supplies and reagents etc.
Application Deadline: 30th November 2015
KAAD Scholarships for Ethiopian Students in Germany
Scholarship Provider: KAAD
Eligible Students: For the scholarship programme 1 of KAAD you should have a university degree and professional experience from your home country.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing 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.
Application Deadline: End of November
Chevening Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Scholarship Provider: Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations
Eligible Students: To be eligible for a Chevening Scholarship you must be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country.
Course: The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree at any UK University.
Award Details: A full Chevening Scholarship award normally comprises university tuition fees and a monthly stipend.
Application Deadline: 3 November 2015
International Students House Residential Scholarships for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: (ISH) International Students House
Eligible Students: Students should be from a developing or emerging country and intending to return on completion of their studies.
Course: This is a two year residential scholarship program for postgraduate students.
Award Details: ISH provides a range of residential scholarships which provide free accommodation at ISH for up to a year and in exceptional circumstances up to three years.
Application Deadline: 30 June 2015
TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training
Scholarship Provider: TWAS, The World Academy of Sciences
Eligible Students: Eligible applicants for the fellowships are young scientists working in any area of natural sciences who are citizens of a developing country and are employed by a research institution in a developing country.
Course: Fellowships are available to young scientists for research and advanced training.
Award Details: TWAS covers international low-cost airfare plus a contribution towards subsistence amounting to a maximum of USD 300 per month.
Application Deadline: 1 October of Each year
OFID Scholarship Award for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: The OPEC Fund for International Development
Eligible Students: Applicant must be between the ages of 23-32 at the time of submitting his/her application.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing graduate (master) studies.
Award Details: The winners of the OFID Scholarship Award will receive a scholarship of up to US$50,000.
Application Deadline: May 8, 2015
RNTC Fellowships for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: RNTC
Eligible Students: RNTC’s Fellowships are available for professional journalists, programme-makers, broadcast trainers and managers coming from the following countries (a combined NFP list and low-middle-income countries according to the World Bank criteria).
Course: Fellowships are available for RNTC postgraduate courses of different duration.
Award Details: RNTC Fellowships are unlike NFP fellowships Partial: they cover the course fee (up to 50%), not the costs for travel and accommodation.
Application Deadline: All Programmes have different deadlines.
Steve Huckvale Scholarships for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: University of Bath, UK
Eligible Students: Scholarships are for international fee-paying applicants in Africa for undertaking full-time taught masters degrees (MA/MSc/MBA) at the University of Bath in 2015.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time taught masters programme at University of Bath.
Award Details: Each scholarship is worth £5,000.
Application Deadline: 1 June 2015
Wellcome Trust International Engagement Awards
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students: The scheme is open to a range of potential applicants, including scientists and health researchers, NGOs, educators, artists, theatre practitioners, and cultural and community organisations.
Course: Awards are available for undertaking research projects.
Award Details: Awards of up to £30,000 will be awarded.
Application Deadline: The deadlines for sending expressions of interest for each funding round are: 19 February 2016 and 19 August 2016.
Korean Government Scholarship for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: Korean Government
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a citizen of the country to which scholarships are offered, which is also applied to his/her parents. Both applicant and his/her parents must not be a holder of Korean citizenship.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing an undergraduate degree at higher educational institutions in Korea.
Award Details: Student will receive monthly stipend of 800,000 won per month
Application Deadline: 13 November , 2015
Dag Hammarskjöld Journalism Fellowships
Scholarship Provider: The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund
Eligible Students: The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists fellowships are open to individuals who are native of one of the developing countries of Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Course: Fellowships are available for professional journalists who are interested in coming to New York to report on international affairs during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Award Details: The Fund will provide: round-trip airfare to New York; accommodations; health insurance for the duration of the fellowship, and a daily allowance to cover food and other necessities.
Application Deadline: March 16, 2015
Mwalimu Nyerere African Union Scholarship for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology, African Union Commission
Eligible Students: To be eligible for the Special Scholarship, a candidate must be a citizen of an African Union Member State.
Course: Scholarships are available to undertake a full time Masters programme in a recognized university of an African Union Member State.
Award Details: The scholarship award covers stipend 500 US$ monthly, to support living expenses such as housing, food, utilities, local transportation and medication.
Application Deadline: 31st March 2015
EASST Visiting Scholar Fellowship for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: The East Africa Social Science Translation (EASST)
Eligible Students: Eligible candidates for all EASST programs must have a PhD or Master’s degree (completed within the last 8 years) or be enrolled in a graduate program in economics, statistics, epidemiology/public health, or another social science discipline.
Course: This is a four-month fellowship programme for researchers at the University of California Berkeley.
Award Details: Small grants of up to $8,000 will be provided to scholars who return to their home institution, to hold trainings in impact evaluation, build institutional capacity, or to forge new linkages with government policy makers.
Application Deadline: 31 March, 2015
Royal Society-DFID Africa Capacity Building Initiative Research Grant
Scholarship Provider: Department for International Development, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants must have a PhD or have extensive research experience at an equivalent level
Course: Grants are available for conducting research.
Award Details: The scheme provides funding towards research expenses, travel and subsistence costs, (PhD) training, and limited funds for equipment.
Application Deadline: 19 March 2015
High Achiever Foundation Prize for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: University of Nottingham, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants can apply for this high achiever prize if you are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa.
Course: Prizes are available for pursuing foundation courses at University of Nottingham.
Award Details: The value of these foundation prizes is £2,000 towards tuition fees.
Application Deadline: 27 March 2015
ESED Scholarships in Sustainable Energy Development
Scholarship Provider: The Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership
Eligible Students: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, students must be citizens of the developing countries and territories identified for OECD official development aid in the DAC List of ODA Recipients.
Course: Scholarships are available to undertake studies at the masters level.
Award Details: Scholarships of US$ 23,000 per year for up to two years are offered for Masters level students.
Application Deadline: March 4, 2016
IPCC Scholarship Programme for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) (with the support from Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and Cuomo Foundation)
Eligible Students: Candidates must be a citizen of a developing country and be no more than 30 years of age at the time of application.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD studies.
Award Details: The IPCC Scholarship Programme will offer scholarships worth a maximum of Euros 15,000 each per year.
Application Deadline: 15 February, 2015
INSEAD MBA ’91 June Endowed Scholarship for Ethiopian Students
Scholarship Provider: INSEAD Business School
Eligible Students: The award is made once a year to a disadvantaged candidate from a developing nation who demonstrates the need for financial assistance and in particular to a candidate who is likely to return to his/her country and/or region of origin in the foreseeable future.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing masters degree program.
Award Details: The value of scholarship is €10,000.
Application Deadline: 12 August 2015
TWAS Prizes for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
Eligible Students: Candidates for a TWAS Prize must be scientists who have been working and living in a developing country for at least ten years immediately prior to their nomination.
Course: Prizes are available to individual scientists.
Award Details: Each year the Academy awards eight TWAS prizes of USD15, 000 each. Each prize is accompanied by a medal.
Application Deadline: 28th February 2015
Hungarian Government Scholarship Programme for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary, Hungarian Government
Eligible Students: Candidate must be citizen and resident of one of the eligible countries.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing Master of Science degree courses (MSc) at any of the participating universities (Kaposvár University, University of Pannonia Georgikon Faculty and Szent István University, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences).
Award Details: The scholarship will cover application and tuition fees throughout the study period and basic books and notes.
Application Deadline: 05 January – 28 February 2015
African Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowships (ADDRF)
Scholarship Provider: The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Eligible Students: Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of a sub-Saharan African country
Course: Fellowships are available to doctoral students who are within two years of completing their thesis at a recognized sub-Saharan African university.
Award Details: Each award will be up to a maximum of US$10,000.
Application Deadline: January 15th, 2015
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Government of Canada
Eligible Students: To be considered for a Vanier CGS, you must be nominated by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a Vanier CGS quota.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD level at Canadian universities.
Award Details: Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year.
Application Deadline: November 4, 2015
Mexican Government Scholarship Program
Scholarship Provider: Mexican Government
Eligible Students: All applicants must have bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree, as required by the program for which the scholarship is requested.
Course: Scholarships are available for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate-level research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program in Mexico.
Award Details: Applicant will receive round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2015
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Higher Education, Sri Lanka
Eligible Students: Applications are invited from eligible students for the award of undergraduate scholarships offered by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MoHER), Sri Lanka for the academic year 2014/15.
Course: Scholarships are offered for pursuing undergraduate degree program.
Award Details: A monthly living allowance of LKR 30, 000/- during the study period. It is expected that the scholarship recipient will meet the expenditure for food and accommodation with the monthly allowance of LKR 30,000/-
Application Deadline: 16 October 2015
DAAD Scholarships for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development)
Eligible Students: Applicant must have GPA min 2,75 for Master candidates and 3,00 for Doctoral candidates.
Course: Scholarships are available to pursue a postgraduate degree at German institutions of Higher education.
Award Details: The DAAD pays a monthly scholarship installment, currently set at EUR 750.00.
Application Deadline: Please contact the respective eligible institutions regarding the application deadline,
Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
Scholarship Provider: The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Eligible Students: Applicants must have the nationality of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan. Applicants with no official nationality are also eligible to apply.
Course: Scholarships are available to study at a Japanese college of technology. A graduated grantee will be awarded a diploma and an associate degree.
Award Details: Applicant receive allowance of 117,000 yen per month.
Application Deadline: The deadline of the applications differs according to the country. Please contact with Japanese embassy or consulate general in your country.
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission
Eligible Students: The applicant must not be more than 35 years old at the moment of the application.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD, postdoctoral and research programs and fine arts scholarships are for the Master program (according to the ECTS credits).
Award Details: PhD Scholarships and Research scholarships amounts to a monthly payment of 1920 Swiss Francs
Application Deadline: 31 October 2015
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Government of Canada
Eligible Students: Applicants must meet all eligibility requirements for the competition closing date, which is the 1 st November 2015.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University.
Award Details: The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $20 000.
Application Deadline: Varies from university to university
ISN Fellowship Program for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: ISN
Eligible Students: Applicant is living and working in a developing country? (Low or medium economy according to the World Bank criteria)
Course: Fellowship program provides relevant and contemporary nephrology training to physicians.
Award Details: The grant is intended to cover expenses of the fellow, not his/her family.
Application Deadline: May 1st or October 1st
WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Ethiopians
Scholarship Provider: WAAW Foundation
Eligible Students: Female students of African origin living in Africa, less than 32 years, have gained Undergraduate admission to a University or College in Africa and studying a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) related degree course.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at university or college in Africa.
Award Details: Scholarship recipients receive an award of $500 for the 2016 academic year, or the equivalent in their country’s local currency
Application Deadline: 30 September, 2015
DAAD Master Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance
Scholarship Provider: DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
Eligible Students: The scholarship scheme is open to candidates from Africa, Latin America, South Asia, Southeast Asia as well as from countries in the Middle East.
Course: Scholarships are for Master courses at a German institution of higher education.
Award Details: DAAD pays a monthly scholarship rate of currently 750 €. The scholarship also includes contributions to health insurance in Germany.
Application Deadline: 31st July 2015
MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries
Scholarship Provider: The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
Eligible Students: Eligible applicants are women from developing countries currently enrolled at the University of Witwatersrand, University of Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria and University of Cape Town in South Africa.
Course: Grant is available for students who are currently studying at the University of Witwatersrand, University Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria and University of Capetown.
Award Details: MMMF awards grants of approximately US$4,000 each.
Application Deadline: August 30th, 2015
Bertha MBA Scholarships for African Students
Scholarship Provider: The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been established at the GSB as a result of a partnership between the GSB and The Bertha Foundation)
Eligible Students: Candidates must be South African / South African Citizens and or a Permanent Resident for at least 1 full year.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing MBA or MPhil programmes at the UCT Graduate School of Business.
Award Details: The Bertha Scholarship covers either the full or partial costs of the MBA and MPhil in Inclusive Innovation programmes at the UCT Graduate School of Business for candidates committed to social innovation and entrepreneurship.
Application Deadline: 3 November, 2015
Macedonian Government Undergraduate Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia
Eligible Students: The scholarships are available to outstanding students, not older than 22 years old who wish to pursue undergraduate studies.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree at the University of Information Science and Technology.
Award Details: The scholarship provides a monthly allowance of 5,000 MKD (approximately 82 EUR).
Application Deadline: July 31, 2015
Mauritius-Africa Scholarships for Undergraduate Students
Scholarship Provider: Government of Mauritius
Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the scholarship, students should have obtained a conditional offer in a course of undergraduate degree level at a public tertiary education institution in Mauritius.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full time undergraduate studies at public tertiary education institutions in Mauritius.
Award Details: The Scholarship will cover a grant of up to MUR 100,000 per academic year for the duration of the programme to each student to cover costs of university fees and charges, economy class air fare from and to the country of origin of the student by the most economical route at the start and end of the studies, and a monthly stipend of MUR 8,300 for subsistence allowance.
Application Deadline: 30th June 2015
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