Do you want to study in Russia? Find out the latest scholarships for Russian students. Get a comprehensive list of scholarships for students from Russia. This page offers information on the scholarship opportunities which Russian students can apply for. Several Russian and international scholarships are listed here which provides financial assistance to millions of Russian students wishing to study in Russia and abroad. The following study abroad scholarships and grants are readily available for Russian undergraduate and postgraduate students. Fund your selected scholarship program with the sample of financial aids suggested below and apply if you are eligible.
Academic Excellence Russian Masters Scholarship in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Essex, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Students of Bangladesh, Canada, China, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA and Vietnam
Courses: Master’s Degree Program
Award Details: If you’re an international student, took your undergraduate degree overseas and are self-funding your postgraduate studies
Application Deadline 30 September 2017
BU Dean’s Scholarships for Russian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Bournemouth University, UK
Eligible Students: Students classified as ‘overseas’ for fee purposes are eligible to apply for the 50% award for international scholarships.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time taught postgraduate courses at Bournemouth University.
Award Details: These Dean Scholarships include 50% fee reduction.
Application Deadline: 31 May 2017.
Scholarship for Students from the Czech Republic, Poland, Russia or Slovakia, 2017
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: The scholarship is awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degree program .
Award Details: The value of the award is a maximum of £4,000 per annum
Application Deadline: May 2, 2017
Regional Scholarships for Russian Students at ESMT Berlin in Germany, 2017
Scholarship Provider: ESMT Berlin, Germany
Eligible Students: Candidates with permanent residence in any Central or Eastern European country.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programme.
Award Details: Up to € 5,000 each
Application Deadline: March 31, 2017
Danish Summer Language Scholarships for Russian Students in Denmark
Scholarship Provider: Danish Government
Eligible Students: Applicants must the summer language courses in Danish are open to bachelor, master’s and PhD students.
Courses: Scholarships are available Bachelor, Master’s and PhD students.
Award Details: Students do not have to pay tuition for the course, the scholarship covers the tuition fee.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017
Kennan Institute George F. Kennan Fellowship (GFK) for Russian Students in USA
Scholarship Provider: The fellowships are funded by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Eligible Students: For academic participants, eligibility is limited to the postdoctoral level, and normally it is expected that academic candidates will have demonstrated their scholarly development by publication beyond the doctoral or kandidat dissertation.
Courses: This is a three months residence fellowship programme.
Award Details:The George F. Kennan Fellowship offers a monthly stipend of $3,200, research facilities, and computer access.
Application Deadline: Mar 01, 2017.
2017 Full and Partial Scholarships for Russian Students in Financial Economics at ICEF, HSE University, Moscow, Russia
Scholarship Provider: ICEF, HSE University, Moscow, Russia
Eligible Students: Full Scholarships are merit-based
Courses: Two year master degree programme
Award Details: Strategic Corporate Finance 2 year Master Program students receive full tuition waiver based on academic qualification assessment.
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017
2017 ICEF Master Scholarships for Russian Students at HSE University in Russia
Scholarship Provider: International College of Economics and Finance, Russia
Eligible Students: With at least a Bachelor’s degree
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing two-year master degree programme.
Award Details: 35 places with full-tuition scholarships (for Russian students.
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017, May 1, 2017 and July 1, 2017
BAYHOST Scholarships for Russian Graduates
Scholarship Provider: The Bavarian Ministry for Science, Research and Art
Eligible Students: applicant needs to have the citizenship of one of the following countries: Bulgaria, Croatia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Serbia or Ukraine.
Courses: Scholarships are meant to finance doctoral or postgraduate studies at Bavarian universities.
Award Details: The scholarship is paid out monthly (700 €) and amounts to 8.400 € per year. Students with at least one child receive 860 € per month, which amounts to 10.320 € per year.
Application Deadline: 1st December and 28th February 2017
Undergraduate Scholarships for Russian Students at Erasmus University in Netherlands, 2017
Scholarship Provider: Erasmus University, Netherlands
Eligible Students: Application for the scholarship is open for prospective IBA students
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor (BSc) programme.
Award Details: The amount of the scholarship for the academic year 2017/2018 is approximately 6,900 euro.
Application Deadline15 February 2017
RSM Non-EEA Scholarship for Russian Students of Excellence in Netherlands
Scholarship Provider: Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Netherlands
Eligible Students: Only students who are not recipients of any other scholarships exceeding the amount of 5,000 euro in total in that same academic year can apply for the scholarship.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree program.
Award Details: The amount of the scholarship for the academic year 2016-2017 is approximately 6,500 euro.
Application Deadline: 15 February 2017.
Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Scholarships Scheme and Leadership Programme for Russian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust and University of Oxford
Eligible Students: Applicants should be able to demonstrate a connection between your subject of study and your longer-term career objectives, explaining how you see your professional work contributing to the improvement of public life in your country of origin or at a wider regional or international level.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time graduate degrees at University of Oxford.
Award Details: The scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £14,057).
Application Deadline: 6 or 20 January 2017.
Chancellors International Development Scholarships for Russian Students at University of South Wales in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of South Wales, UK
Eligible Students: To be eligible, student will need to apply for undergraduate prgramme at the University of South Wales by 15th January 2016
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme at the University of South Wales.
Award Details: Scholarships of £2,500 are available for students.
Application Deadline: 15th January 2017.
New Europe College Fellowship for Russian Researchers in Romania, 2017-2018
Scholarship Provider: New Europe College, Romania
Eligible Students: Hold a PhD title in the fields of the historical humanities mentioned above;
Courses: Fellowships are available for undertaking research projects.
Award Details: A monthly stipend of 750 € (tax-free) to cover living expenses related to the stay in Bucharest;
Application Deadline: January 16, 2017
Visby Programme Scholarships for Russian Students in Sweden
Scholarship Provider: Swedish Institute
Eligible Students: Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Russia and Ukraine
Courses: Research Programme
Award Details: The scholarship is designed to cover living costs for the scholarship holder. The scholarship is free of tax and amounts to SEK 15,000 per month for PhD students and SEK 18,000 per month for postdoctoral researchers and senior scientists.
Application Deadline : 10th January 2017.
Science & Engineering Merit Extension Undergraduate Scholarships for Russian Students at Curtin University in Australia, 2017
Scholarship Provider: Curtin University, Australia
Eligible Students: Students must achieve and maintain an ongoing course weighted average of 75% or above.
Courses: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate degree programme.
Award Details: The Science & Engineering Merit Extension Scholarship will provide 25% of annual tuition fee.
Application Deadline: December 31, 2017
Vedomosti Global Executive MBA Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarship Provider: Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) and the newspaper “Vedomosti”
Eligible Students: To be eligible, applicants must have Undergraduate degree, equivalent to a bachelor’s degree.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing global executive MBA programme jointly offered by the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) and the University of Minnesota.
Award Details: The value of each partial scholarship is € 10,000. Reduced program fee is € 35,000
Application Deadline: February 29
Curtin International Merit Scholarships for Russian Students in Australia
Scholarship Provider: Curtin University, Australia
Eligible Students: Students commencing studies at Curtin’s Western Australia campuses in 2016
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programme at the Curtin University.
Award Details: This scholarship provides eligible students 25% of their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$10,000.
Application Deadline: 12 February
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Russian Women
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.
Course: 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
Chevening Scholarships for Russian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations
Eligible Students: Applicants 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: The scholarship covers full tuition fees.
Application Deadline: 3 November
Israeli Government Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarship Provider: Government of Israel
Eligible Students: The applicant should hold a BA or BSc degree (or higher) and have a good record of academic achievement.
Courses: Scholarships are awarded for summer language courses (Ulpan) and for one academic year or research studies.
Award Details: The University provides full scholarship.
Application Deadline: November 30
CIMO Fellowships for Russian Doctoral Students in Finland
Scholarship Provider: The Centre for International Mobility (CIMO)
Eligible Students: The programme is open for applicants from all countries. However, when decisions on scholarship are made, emphasis is given to applicants from Russia, China, India, Chile, Brazil and North America.
Courses: Fellowships are available for pursuing doctoral studies at a Finnish university in Finland.
Award Details: The monthly allowance is 1500 euros.
Application Deadline: There are no annual application deadlines in the CIMO Fellowship programme. Applications may be considered at all times. However, please note that applications should be submitted at least 5 months before the intended scholarship period.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Higher Education, Sri Lanka
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a citizen of a country covered by this scholarship. A citizen of another country having Sri Lankan dual citizenship is not eligible to apply.
Courses: Scholarships are offered for pursuing undergraduate degree program.
Award Details: A monthly living allowance of LKR 30, 000/- during the study period is given. It is expected that the scholarship recipient will meet the expenditure for food and accommodation with the monthly allowance of LKR 30,000/- The relevant university/higher educational institute will assist in finding suitable accommodation.
Application Deadline: 16 October
Ural Federal University Grant for Masters Program in Russia
Scholarship Provider: Ural Federal University, Russia
Eligible Students: Student should be a 2-4 year bachelor degree student or master degree student.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master program at the Ural Federal University.
Award Details:These year students have an opportunity to win a grant of 80.000 rubles to cover part of expenses incurred during the exchange period (training, transportation, accommodation etc).
Application Deadline: October 30
Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholarships for Russian Students in USA
Scholarship Provider: Council for International Exchange of Scholars (Fulbright) and Kennan Institute
Eligible Students: Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholarships are available to researchers and lecturers from academic and higher educational institutions and research centers who are actively involved in academic and research work.
Courses: Scholarships are available to conduct research.
Award Details: Scholarship offers a monthly stipend, research facilities, computer support, and research assistance. Scholars are required to be in residence at the Kennan Institute/Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. for the duration of the scholarship.
Application Deadline: 15 October
Gerda Henkel Fellowship Programme for Russian Students in Bulgaria
Scholarship Provider: Gerda Henkel Stiftung
Eligible Students: applicant must be citizens of one of the following countries: Afghanistan, Belarus, China (permanent residence in Tibet or Xinjiang Autonomous Regions), Kasakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.
Courses: This is a five-month in-residence fellowship programme.
Award Details: A monthly stipend of 750 euro (liable to 10% income tax) to cover living expenses related to the stay in Sofia.
Application Deadline: October1
Chatham House Academy Robert Bosch Fellowship for Russian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs and The Robert Bosch Stiftung
Eligible Students: applicant must have a background in international relations, social science or economics
Courses: Fellowships are available for undertaking research programme.
Award Details:Chatham House will provide a monthly stipend in pound sterling (GBP) to the value of approximately €3,000 for Academy fellows for the duration of the fellowship (this is intended to cover costs such as accommodation, food, travel in London etc.).
Application Deadline: 30 September
Mexican Government Scholarship Program for Russian Students in Mexico
Scholarship Provider: Mexican Government
Eligible Students: Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree, as required by the program for which the scholarship is requested.
Courses: 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: Scholarship includes monthly stipend of 4 times the minimum salary in Mexico City for undergraduate mobility scholarships, specializations, master’s degrees or master’s-level research, Spanish language or Mexican culture courses, currently the equivalent of $8,412.00 pesos (approximately US $546.234).
Application Deadline: August 31
Oxford Brookes International Academic Excellence Scholarships for Russian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Oxford Brookes University, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants must be holding an unconditional offer from Oxford Brookes in order to apply. You will need to show evidence of substantially above average academic achievement and potential.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at Oxford Brookes University.
Award Details: Oxford Brookes International is offering scholarships of £4,000 to international students. Awards will automatically be deducted your tuition fees. There is no contribution to living expenses.
Application Deadline: 30 June
2016 Ford Motor Company International Fellowship of 92nd Street Y for Russian Students in USA
Scholarship Provider: Ford Motor Company and 92nd Street Y
Eligible Students: Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, with several years of leadership experience.
Courses: This is an intensive three-week residency fellowship program.
Award Details:Airfare, accommodation, food, transportation, instruction and other program-related expenses are included in the fellowship. Each participant receives a stipend upon arrival.
Application Deadline: 30 June
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