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.
Rio Tinto Fully Funded Postgraduate Scholarships
Applications are invited for up to six available fully funded postgraduate scholarships leading to the Master of Laws (LLM) in Mineral Law and Policy. Applicants should already hold a degree of an equivalent standard to at least a good UK upper second class honours degree or higher. The application deadline is 30th April 2015 with successful recipients expected to commence study in September 2015 so please submit all applications by this date.
Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program
The Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program (AFLSP) is offering scholarship program for pursuing undergraduate, master, doctoral and professional degree program at Kyoto University. Approximately 15 Scholarships are offered. Scholarships are offered for maximum of two years. Scholarships are open for citizenship of an Asian country other than Japan. Application should be submitted till September 15, 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.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
The Government of Canada offers Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships for Canadian and international students studying at Canadian universities. Up to 167 scholarships are awarded annually for a period of three years. Students must be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocation. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program. Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year. Application deadline for the 2014-2015 competition is November 5, 2014.
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.
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. The application deadline is July 31st, 2014.
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.
Westminster International Scholarships
University of Westminster offers international scholarships for students from developing countries to pursue master program. These fully funded scholarships will include full tuition fee waiver, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence, financial need and development potential. Preference will be given to junior faculty members of partner Universities in Vietnam. Application should be submitted till 17th October 2014.
MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is offering grant for women of developing countries in South Africa. Applicant must be women and enrolled at the University of Pretoria, the University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch or the University of Witwatersrand. The deadline for applications is August 31, 2014.
Newcastle University Scholarships for Russian Students
The scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing postgraduate degree level at Newcastle University in UK. Scholarships are awarded with a value of £2,500 each, payable towards the first year of tuition fees. Students intend to register to start their studies during the 2014-15 academic year. Two scholarships will be offered. The deadline for application is 30th June 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellowship for Russian Students in Physical Electronics
Fellowship for Russian students is available for undertaking postdoctoral research project. The fellowship will include monthly salary of 60 000 RUR (without assignments on a social tax) and bonus for publications. Postdoctoral fellowship will be available for the duration of 1 year. Application should be submitted till 16th June 2014.
NUI Galway Full-Time Taught Masters Scholarships
National University of Ireland, Galway is offering full time masters scholarship for EU students in the academic year 2014/2015. The value of scholarship will be €1,500 per student. A scholarship is tenable only at National University of Ireland, Galway in respect of the programme for which it is offered. It may not be transferred to any other programme. Applicants are required to have received and accepted an offer on a Fulltime Taught Postgraduate Masters programme prior to completing the online application form. Applicants can apply online till 8th August 2014.
Postdoctoral Research Position in Physics of Condensed Matter
Tomsk Polytechnic University is inviting applications for postdoctoral research positions to Russian students. Two postdoctoral research positions will be available for 1-3 years. Fellowship covers 60 000 RUR per month (about 1700 USD). Last date of submitting applications is 16th June 2014.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships
Applications are invited for developing solutions masters scholarships for 2014/15 intakes. 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. 15 awards of 100% tuition fee scholarships are offered. The application deadline is 15 July 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellowship for Russian Students in Physical Chemistry
Tomsk Polytechnic University is inviting applications for postdoctoral fellowship. Fellowship will cover 60000 RUR per month+ bonus. Applicants must have good command of reading and recounting thoughts in written form. The closing date of applications is 16th June 2014.
MSc and MBA Scholarships for Russian Students
The University of Southampton is funding scholarships for Russian students within the Southampton Management School for September 2014 intake. Each scholarship amount varies from £3,000 to £5,000. These international scholarships are in the form of a tuition fee reduction. Application should be submitted till 30th June 2014.
Postdoctoral Positions in Investigation of Heat and Mass Processes
Postdoctoral positions are available for Russian students to study at National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University. Applicants must have knowledge of mathematical modeling of heat and mass transfer processes in the conditions of intensive physical and chemical transformations. Three postdoctoral positions will be available for the duration of 1 year. The deadline for applications is June 16, 2014.
ATLAS PhD Grants in Particle Physics Research
CERN is offering 2-3 PhD grants for graduate students preparing a doctoral thesis in particle physics. To be eligible for this grant, applicants must be enrolled at a university that is a member of the ATLAS collaboration and must have started or are about to start a doctoral programme. The duration of PhD grants is 2 years funding of the PhD thesis, specifically one year at CERN and one year at the home institute at a reduced rate. Applications will close on 20th July 2014.
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, 2014.
SCAR COMNAP Antarctic Research Fellowship, 2014
The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research invites applications for research fellowships available for researchers from a COMNAP member National Antarctic Programme country. Fellowship will allow researchers to undertake short-term visits to major international laboratories, field facilities, and/or institutes in or operated by other COMNAP member National Antarctic Programmes (different from applicant’s (a) country of origin and current country of residence). One or two COMNAP Fellowships up to US$15,000 will be awarded. Applications should be submitted till 4th June 2014.
Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Sheffield Hallam University is offering scholarships for postgraduate students from Central Asia (Turkey, Russia, Kazakhstan or Azerbaijan). To be eligible to apply for these scholarships applicants must have an offer to study a full-time taught postgraduate course at Sheffield Hallam University staring in September 2014/15. The application deadline is 31st May 2014.
GIIM Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
German Historical Institute in Moscow (GIIM) is inviting applications for postgraduate scholarships to work in Moscow libraries and archives in September 2014. Scholarships will be awarded to graduate students who are working on a dissertation on the history of Germany, Russia and former Soviet states. Scholarships are available for a period of 1 to 3 months. The monthly stipends GIIM determined based on German standards. Application should be submitted till May 15, 2014.
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Nanotechnologies in Russia, 2014
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.
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation in Japan, 2014
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 2014. Applications should be submitted till May 15, 2014.
Westminster 175 Scholarships for Undergraduate Students in UK, 2014
University of Westminster is offering a number of undergraduate scholarships to cover half (50 percent) tuition fee. Applicants must be an international student from China, India, Russia, Turkey, South Korea, Malaysia and hold an offer for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University. The scholarship will be renewed each year subject to satisfactory academic performance. The application deadline is 25 April 2014.
HEC Paris Scholarship for Global Leadership Potential
HEC Paris is offering MBA scholarship for global leadership potential. The students of Brazil, India, China and Russia can apply for this scholarship. One scholarship of €10,000 euros is awarded annually. Candidates must demonstrate leadership potential in a global business environment with exceptional academic merits and established track record of excellence in their chosen career. The application deadlines for September 2014 Full-time intake are 1st April 2014, 1st May 2014 and 1st June 2014.
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.
Full or Partial Scholarships at Transparency International School
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 cut-off deadline for non-EU and EU residents applying for a scholarship is 1 May 2014.
Kaplan Eurasian Postgraduate Scholarship
University of Sheffield is offering Kaplan Eurasian postgraduate scholarship for students from Russian Federation, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Georgia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. To be eligible, student must apply for a study place by 18th April 2014 and hold an offer of a study place for entry in September 2014. The scholarship will take the form of a £5,000 tuition fee reduction for one year only. Application deadline is 25 April 2014.
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.
Santander Masters Scholarship at University of Stirling
University of Stirling is offering scholarship for the students of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Poland, UK, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Russia, Uruguay and USA. Scholarships are open to those applicants wishing to study any full time taught Masters programme at the University of Stirling. The application deadline is 10th June 2014.
ISH-London Met Scholarship Scheme for Master Students in UK, 2014
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.
Centre for Cultural Policy Studies Regional Scholarship for International Students in UK, 2014
University of Warwick is offering one part-fee MA Scholarship of £15,000 for international students. Students from North America and the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Russia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Eastern Europe (non-EU) who have been offered a place on one of the Centre’s three MA programmes by 31st March 2014 are eligible for this MA scholarship. Online application must be submitted by 31st March 2014.
Cultures of Resistance Scholarships for Russian Students
SOAS, University of London is funding scholarships for Russian students. Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing master’s degree level. Each scholarship is valued at £24,000 in total. In addition, each scholar will benefit from a 20% reduction in their tuition fees. Two scholarships will be offered. Online application deadline is 20th March 2014.
Ursula Glunk Scholarship for Russian Students
Scholarship for Russian students is available for pursuing master degree level at Maastricht University. The scholarship of €13.000 is meant to be a contribution in the tuition and a contribution in the living expenses for the duration of the program. The application deadline is 1st February 2014 .
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 2014.
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. Online application deadline is 14 June 2014.
INSEAD Orange Endowed Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing master’s degree at INSEAD Business School. The amount of this INSEAD scholarship is up to €20,000. Preference will also be given to candidates who demonstrate financial need. The applications for Round 2 will be accepted till 31 January 2014 and for Round 3 from 14 April 2014 till 28 April 2014.
SOAS Research Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing full-time or part-time MPhil/PhD degree level at SOAS, University of London in UK. Applicants must have an offer of admission to a Research degree programme at SOAS by the scholarship application deadline. Up to 14 Scholarships will be offered to students to pursue their education in their respective fields. Online application deadline is 31 January 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.
Sir Mark Waller Postgraduate Law Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing postgraduate degree level at Newcastle Law School. The scholarships range from £2,500 to £3,000 each and they are payable towards tuition fees. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence in results achieved up until. There is no deadline or closing date for the scholarships. However, interested applicants are strongly advised to apply early.
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.
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.
Masters Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are available for pursuing master degree at University of East Anglia. Scholarships will be offered for one year. Scholarships for Russian students will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the overall strength of their application. The deadline for application is 28th April 2014.
Vedomosti Global Executive MBA Scholarships for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are awarded for the Executive MBA programme. WU and Vedomosti are jointly awarding 5 partial scholarships. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree equivalent to a bachelor’s degree. They should have minimum of five years of relevant work experience. Application deadline for the Vedomosti scholarships is January 31, 2014.
Cargill Global Scholars Program for Russian Students
Scholarships for Russian students are provided in the field of food, agriculture and risk management. Cargill Global Scholars are high performing first or second year university students. Scholarship is offered for up to three years. Preference will be given to applicants who will demonstrate financial need. The deadline for application is March 1, 2014.
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. Applications will close on 28th February 2014.
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 25th April 2014 and full application deadline is 4th July 2014.
Ramanujan Prize for Young Mathematicians from Developing Countries
Prize is available for young mathematicians who have conducted outstanding research in a developing country. Researchers working in any branch of the mathematical sciences are eligible. The Ramanujan Prize carries a $15,000 cash award. The application deadline is 1st February 2014.
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. Applications will close on 18th April 2014.
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. Applications should be submitted till May 31st 2014.
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