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 International Masters Scholarship for Russian Students
University of Essex is inviting applications for Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship which supports overseas students from specified countries who are funding their own studies at the University of Essex. Awards will be made on the basis of grades obtained by the applicants in their first degree, so all applications for relevant courses will automatically be considered. The scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and is available for students on postgraduate taught Masters Courses (excluding MBA). Applicants who have firmly accepted an offer of a place by 30 September 2015, and met the academic conditions of entry, will be considered for these scholarships.
Wellcome Trust International Engagement Awards
Wellcome Trust is offering awards for research applicants for 2014 intake. Applicants must be or collaborating with a researcher, research group or institution to provide expertise in the area of biomedical science. The awards will provide up to £30,000 for up to three years. The following deadlines are for invited full applications: 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).
Kennan Institute George F. Kennan Fellowship (GFK)
The Kennan Institute is offering three month residential fellowship for U.S., Russian, and Ukrainian citizens. The fellowship offers a monthly stipend of $3,200, research facilities, and computer access. While conducting research, the George F. Kennan Fellows are expected to actively participate in discussions with the policy and academic communities, including speaking engagements at the Wilson Center as well as potentially outside of Washington D.C., and attending meetings, conferences, and other activities organized by the Kennan Institute and Wilson Center. The application deadline is 1 September 2015.
Mexican Government Scholarship Program
Applications are invited for Mexican Government scholarship program available for foreign students. Scholarships for academic studies are offered for those who preferred to take complete programs for Specialization, Master’s or PhD Degrees and Postgraduate Researches. Likewise, the offer includes academic mobility for Bachelor’s and Postgraduate Degree. On the other hand, the scholarships for special programs are offered to take short-term fellowships addressed to Visiting Professors, Researchers in Mexico’s issues, Media Contributors, Art Production Fellowships, etc. Applications for the scholarship will be accepted from April 15 to August 31, 2015.
Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholarships for Russian Students
Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholarships are available to conduct research for six months in the fields of the humanities and social sciences. Eligible candidates include scholars and researchers from Russia and Ukraine who have at least two years postdoctoral (post-Kandidat) academic and research experience. The application deadline for Russian applicants is July 15, 2015.
Intermediate Fellowships for Russian Students
The fellowships for Russian students are available for pursuing research programme. The fellowships are awarded for up to five years. It provides a basic salary which will be based on the pay scales of the employing institution or allowances and cover research expenses, training costs. Preliminary application deadline is 29 April 2015 and full application deadline is 8 July 2015.
International Students House Residential Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are awarded for accommodation during the applicant’s study period in London. Preference will be given to postgraduate students who are studying a course. Scholarships provide free accommodation at ISH for up to a year and in exceptional circumstances up to three years. The application deadline is 30th June 2015.
Newcastle University Russia Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Newcastle University is inviting applications for Russia scholarships for postgraduate students for the 2015-16 academic year. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate degree level at Newcastle University. Scholarships are open for Russian students. To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must have offered a place on any postgraduate Master’s degree programme. The application deadline is 30th June 2015.
Oxford Brookes International Academic Excellence Scholarships for Russian Students in UK, 2015
Oxford Brookes University has invited applications for pursuing undergraduate degree. Oxford Brookes International is offering scholarships of £4,000 to who are starting the first year of an undergraduate degree in September 2015. These excellence scholarships for Russian students will be offered for first year of an undergraduate degree. Scholarships are awarded for academic excellence based on our assessment of your UCAS application, including your personal statement, references and previous qualifications (academic and English language). Last date to apply is 30 June 2015.
Ford Motor Company International Fellowship
Ford Motor Company and 92nd Street Y are offering fellowships for Russian students. The fellowships will provide airfare, accommodation, food, transportation, instruction and other program-related expenses. Applicants must demonstrate fluency in English, have valid passports and have regular access to a computer and the Internet. The application deadline is June 30, 2015.
Oxford Brookes Academic Excellence Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at Oxford Brookes University. Up to 9 excellence scholarships will be offered for the first year of an undergraduate degree. Scholarships are awarded for academic excellence including the personal statement, references and previous qualifications. The application deadline is 30 June 2015.
Russian Federation Contest for Scientific Research Funding (Grants)
Russian Federation is inviting applications for contest for scientific research funding (grants). RIAS provides all the necessary conditions for research, information and library support, opportunities for publications, as well as assistance in obtaining patents and inventions licenses. 12 grants are offered. Russian and foreign experts can apply for contest. The application deadline is June 15, 2015.
Skoltech MSc Fellowship for International Applicants
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology is offering MSc fellowship in Biomedical Science and Technology, Energy Science and Technology and Information Science and Technology. Fellowship is open for Russian and international applicants. For every admitted M.Sc. student, Skoltech will provide an internationally competitive fellowship, including a tuition waiver, an assistantship (research, teaching, or innovation), and medical insurance. The application deadline for Russian citizens is 15 June 2015.
ITMO University Fellowships and Visiting Professorships Program
The ITMO University is offering international fellowships and visiting professorships Program for researchers in their postdoctoral, early career and professorial stages. Postdoctoral fellowships will be awarded for a period of three years and Early Career fellowships will be available up to 3-5 years and the duration of Visiting Professorship is negotiable. ITMO University Fellowship holders will be provided with a competitive salary, accommodation allowance and research expenses to the applicants. The second deadline for applications in 2015 is June 15th.
SCAR and COMNAP Fellowship Schemes in Antarctic Research
The SCAR and COMNAP Antarctic Research Fellowships are available to undertake short-term visits to major international laboratories, field facilities and/or institutes in or operated by other SCAR and COMNAP member countries. Four to five SCAR Fellowships and one or two COMNAP Fellowships will be made in total, depending on the quality of the applications and the budget available. Awards will be up to USD $15,000, providing, as needed, economy-class round-trip travel and a modest subsistence allowance for the fellowship period. Fellowships run for one year so must be completed by the end of July 2016. The application deadline is 3rd June 2015.
BU Dean’s Scholarships for International Students
Bournemouth University is awarding up to 45 dean scholarships for international students to pursue full-time taught postgraduate courses. Scholarship includes 50% fee reduction. The following types of Dean scholarships are awarded: Business School scholarships to students from ASEAN and other countries for MBA and other business courses; Media School scholarships for international students; School of Tourism scholarships for UK/EU students; Faculty of Science & Technology scholarships and School of Health & Social Care scholarships. The application deadline is 31 May 2015.
GIIM Scholarships for Postgraduate Students in Russia
German Historical Institute in Moscow (GIIM) is offering scholarships for Russian candidates to work in Moscow libraries and archives in September 2015. Scholarships are available to graduate students involved in the German or Russian / Ukrainian / Belarusian history and the history of other post-Soviet states for a period of 1 to 3 months. The monthly stipend is determined GIIM based on German standards. The application deadline is May 15, 2015.
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation in Japan
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation is offering scholarships for the students of a country in Asia, the Middle East, Africa or citizens of Brazil, Russia, or the Czech Republic. Applicants must be majoring in medicine, pharmacology, nutrition, physical education or business administration in an official degree program at a university or graduate school in Japan. Approx. 80 scholarships will be awarded in fiscal 2015. Applications should be submitted till May 15, 2015.
Mary Orr Paterson Scholarship for Russian Students
Applications are invited for Mary Orr Paterson Scholarship available for undergraduate or postgraduate student in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine at University of Edinburgh in UK. Scholarships are open for student from the Czech Republic, Poland, Russia or Slovakia. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. The value of the award is a maximum of £4,000 per annum towards fees. The application deadline is 1 May 2015.
Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant in Poland
The Krzysztof Skubiszewski Foundation will award scholarship and grant for the academic year 2015-2016. The scholarship holder will undertake a one year internship at the University of Warsaw or another Polish academic institution in his/her chosen field, under a supervisor. The research grant is intended to finance a three-month or shorter visit to Poland. The scholarship and the research grant are open to candidates from Central Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia & the Caucasus. The application deadline is 7 April 2015.
Professional Fellows Program (PFP) in USA
Applications are invited for professional fellows program (PFP) to gain practical experience in and exposure to United States policies and offices related to innovation and entrepreneurship. The PFP program includes two types of program i.e. Legislative Cohort of Professional fellows Program for promising young professionals from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Turkey and Ukraine and Innovation & Entrepreneurship Cohort of PFP available for Russian and Belarusian professionals. This one month PFP program includes domestic, international and U.S. domestic transportation; visa fee and processing costs; modest stipend; health and accident insurance; professional and educational enhancement opportunities; professional mentoring support; and room and board with an American host family. The closing date for applications is 15 April 2015.
IJP German-Eastern European Journalists Bursary
Applications are invited for German-Eastern European Bursary for Journalist to begin in early October 2015. Bursary will be awarded to German and Eastern European journalists from 23 to 35 years of age. The scholarship consists of a one-off payment of € 3,800. This amount is to cover travel expenses, meals and accommodation during the stay abroad, visa fees and health insurance. The application deadline is 15-April-2015.
Full or Partial Scholarships at Transparency International School in Lithuania
Transparency International School is offering a limited number of full or partial scholarships to senior students, graduates and young professionals under the age of 35. Scholarships will be awarded for a seven days TI School course in the field of anti-corruption and accountability. The School seven-day format offers a powerful mix of an intensive academic schedule, unconference-like atmosphere and continuous peer-to-peer interactions which all makes it into an unforgettable one-week-long adventure. The applications deadline is 1 May 2015.
ISH-London Met Scholarship Scheme for Master Students
International Students House (ISH) and London Metropolitan University are jointly offering scholarship for master students. Applicants must have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Masters courses and have a First Class Honours degree or the highest accolade for your degree. The deadline is 30 April 2015 for the September 2015 intake.
Director’s European Union Scholarships for Russian Students
University of Kent is offering five European Union scholarships for MSc programme at Kent Business School. Students will receive a 50% reduction of their tuition fees at enrollment. Applicants must be resident in the UK or Mainland Europe and hold a European passport. The scholarship application deadline is 31 May 2015.
Korean Government Scholarship Program
Applications are invited for Korean Government Scholarship program for graduate students. The applicant and his/her parents must have foreign citizenship. Up to 880 scholarships will be awarded for pursuing master and PhD studies at participating Universities in Korea as designated by NIIED.
TWAS Prizes for Russian Students
The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) is awarding eight prizes of USD 15,000 each to individual scientists. Applicants must have outstanding contribution to the application of Science and Technology to industry or to human well-being in a developing country. The application deadline is 28th February 2015.
Curtin International Merit Scholarship for Russian Students in Australia, 2015
Curtin University is offering applications for students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degree. This scholarship provides eligible students 25% of their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$10,000. This scholarship is only for International, full fee-paying, non-sponsored students. The scholarships will be awarded on merit base. The application deadline is 13 February 2015.
Hill Foundation Scholarships for Russians Students
Hill Foundation is offering Scholarships for Russian students to pursue graduate degree program at University of Oxford. Up to 7 scholarships are offered. Awards are made for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course. The scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (of at least £13,863). Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. The closing date for application is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on course.
Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships for Russian Students
University of Bristol has invited applications to pursue undergraduate degree programme. No more than 20 scholarships will be awarded for the 2015/2016 academic year. The scholarships will be awarded in the first instance for a period of one year. For entry in 2015, scholarships in Music and Drama are valued at £3,000. Scholarships in Sport are valued at £1,500. The application deadline is 15 January 2015.
PhD Studentship in Organisms and Environment
Cardiff University has invited applications for PhD studentship for Russian students. Studentship is awarded in Organisms and Environment for a research project on Forest edge effects on wood decomposition and fungal community development. One PhD studentship is available. Studentship is offered for three years. This studentship consists of full tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum (£13,863 p.a. for 2014/15, updated each year). Students should apply on or before 15 January 2015.
Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) invites applications for college scholarships available for international students to study at a Japanese college of technology. A graduated grantee will be awarded a diploma and an associate degree. Scholarship awards will be tenable for four years from April, 2015 to March, 2019 including one-year preparatory education in the Japanese language and other subjects due to be provided upon arrival in Japan.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships
Applications are invited for up to 100 Sri Lankan Government Scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degree commencing in December 2014 in Sri Lanka. Scholarships are open for courses of studies other than Medical & Dental Sciences. Every student is required to undergo an HIV/AIDS test within a month after arrival. Candidates should apply for this scholarship with the recommendation of the government scholarship nominating agency (Ministry/Institution) of the respective country till 15th October, 2014.
Cranfield PhD Bursaries in Management
These bursaries are for pursuing PhD level at Cranfield School of Management in UK. Bursaries cover full fees and provide a maintenance grant. Bursaries are awarded on the basis of recruitment and selection process. Bursaries are renewed at the beginning of each academic year. Online application must be submitted by 28th March 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Nanotechnologies in Russia
Tomsk Polytechnic University is inviting applications for postdoctoral fellowship in nanotechnologies. Scientific and pedagogical workers (scientists) under the age of 35 years are invited to the contest, who defended their theses for a PhD degree not earlier than five years before the announcement of competition involved in research activities. The position will be at the level of postdoctoral fellow and the basic salary is 60,000 RUR/month (approximately 1,700 USD/month) + bonus. The application deadline is 11th May 2014.
PhD Scholarships for Russian Students in Epistemology
The University of Aberdeen is funding PhD scholarships for Russian students. Each award consists of a full fee waiver and an annual maintenance stipend of £3,600 in each of three years of full-time study. Two scholarships will be offered for three years. The application deadline is 7th of March 2014.
MBA Consult Scholarship for Russian Students
Cranfield School of Management in association with MBA Consult is offering two MBA scholarships for Russian Students. Scholarship covers tuition fees up to £14,000. To be considered for this scholarship, candidates should apply by 1 May 2014 for the Full-time MBA and by 1 October 2014 for the Executive MBA.
Danish Summer Language Scholarships in Denmark
There is a great opportunity for the students of Israel, Russia, China, Canada, USA and various EU countries. The summer language course scholarships are available for students enrolled in full-time bachelor, master’s and PhD degree. These scholarships are available for the students of selected institutions. Application closing date is March 1, 2014.
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships
Each year, the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. The maximum annual value of the scholarship is $20 000. The scholarship holder may also receive up to nine payments totaling $60 000 during the nine sessions or 36 months. Only students who have been pre selected by a Québec university may apply for these scholarships. Applicants must consult the deadlines of the universities for pre selection. The deadline for submitting complete files directly to the FRQNT is November 1st, 2014.
Chevening Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations offer Chevening scholarships for master students. The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree in any subject and at any UK University. Chevening scholarships cover tuition fees, a living allowance at a set rate (for one individual), an economy class return airfare to the UK and additional grants to cover essential expenditure. Some Scholarships cover part of the cost of studying in the UK; for example, tuition fees only or allowances only. The application deadline is 15th November 2014.
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