Get a comprehensive list of scholarships for Belgian students to study worldwide. Belgium is the country of high standards educational systems, here education is kept in high priority investment list of regional and local governments. Numerous universities provide partial and fully funded scholarships for students of Belgium. These grants and financial aids are offered to international students as well as local students for pursuing all degree levels i.e. undergraduate, master, PhD and postdoctoral. This page will keep you updated of all the scholarships for national and international students in Belgium and also about the availability of the grant for Belgian students in home and abroad.
ITTO Fellowship Programme for International Students
Scholarship Provider: International Tropical Timber Organization, Japan
Eligible Students: Only nationals of ITTO Member countries are eligible to apply.
Course: Fellowship is available for participation in international/regional conferences, short-term training courses, training internships at industries, research and educational institutions, study tours, and lecture/demonstration tours and postgraduate studies.
Award Details: The maximum amount for a fellowship is US$10,000.
Application Deadline 22 February 2016
ESE International Endocrine Scholars Program (IESP)
Scholarship Provider: European Society of Endocrinology (ESE)
Eligible Students: Individuals with an MD, PhD, DVM, MD/PhD (or equivalent degree) are eligible.
Course: Scholarship is available for young postdoctoral endocrinologists to gain training for a period of 2-3 years in an outstanding laboratory.
Award Details: The Scholar will receive a travel bursary of €3000 to cover visits to potential host labs for his/her postdoctoral research period.
Application Deadline: 14 January 2016
CADRE Fully-Funded Scholarships at University of Warwick
Scholarship Provider: University of Warwick, UK
Eligible Students: Home/EU students applying to any discipline within the Arts Faculty and Philosophy.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD program.
Award Details: The payment of academic fees at the Home/EU rate (£4,052 for 2015-16 this figure is likely to be increased in line with inflation for 2016-17 entry).
Application Deadline: 13th January 2016
BAEF Fellowship for Belgian Citizens in USA, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Belgian American Education Foundation (B.A.E.F.), USA
Eligible Students: Candidates must hold at least a Master’s degree from a Belgian University.
Course: Fellowships are available for pursuing Master’s programme at a U.S. Business School.
Award Details: Candidates may be awarded support towards tuition for two academic years of study at a U.S. Business School by means of a conditional grant of up to $100,000 as an interest-free loan which must be repaid within five years after graduation; or an outright grant of 50 000 euro as the Gustave Boël-Sofina MBA Fellowship; Candidates who have means of their own to finance their studies in the U.S.A. may apply for an Honorary Fellowship of the Foundation.
Application Deadline: May 1st, 2016
Welcome Trust Research Training Fellowships in Medicine, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students: The fellowship is open to individuals with a relevant connection to the European Economic Area (EEA) for fellowships to be held in a UK or Republic of Ireland institution. Non-UK candidates should contact the office for advice before submitting an application.
Course: Fellowships are available to undertake substantial training through high-quality research in an appropriate unit or clinical research facility, towards a PhD or MD qualification.
Award Details: Fellowships provide research expenses (e.g. consumables, travel, and support to attend scientific meetings, fieldwork and data collection) and fellow’s salary, set according to age, experience and our policy on enhancement.
Application Deadline: 4 December 2015
Sir Henry Dale Fellowships for UK/EEA Postdoctoral Scientists, 2015
Scholarship Provider: Royal Society and the Wellcome Trust
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a UK/EEA national or a non-EEA national who either has a relevant degree from a UK university, or has worked in the UK for at least a continuous three-year period.
Course: Fellowships are available for postdoctoral scientists wishing to build their own UK-based independent research career.
Award Details: Fellowships cover a basic salary for the Fellow, as determined by the host organisation; an additional Wellcome Trust enhancement of £7500 per annum will also be provided meetings, fieldwork and data collection) and fellow’s salary, set according to age, experience and our policy on enhancement.
Application Deadline: 1 December 2015
Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships in UK or Overseas, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students: These awards are open to individuals with a relevant connection to the European Economic Area.
Course: Fellowships are available to postdoctoral researchers for developing their independent research careers, working in the best laboratories in the UK and overseas.
Award Details: The fellowship provides an award of £250 000.
Application Deadline: 18 December 2015
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships for International Students, 2016/2017
Scholarship Provider: Government of Canada
Eligible Students: Applicant must have been preselected by a Québec university no later than 23 September 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: 1 st November 2015
2016 MRC PhD Studentships at Imperial College London, UK
Scholarship Provider: Imperial College London, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants should hold, or expect to receive, a first class or a good upper second class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an area relevant to their proposed field of research.
Course: Studentships are awarded to undertake a 3.5 or 4.5 year training programme, that includes a research project plus training in research methods and transferable key skills, leading to the submission of a doctoral thesis and the award of a PhD.
Award Details: Studentship recipients in the PhD phase will receive £5,000 per annum to assist them in providing sufficient resources through the student’s PhD, e.g. lab consumables, IT resources.
Application Deadline: Applications will be open in November 2015
Israeli Government Scholarships for Foreign Students, 2016
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.
Course: Scholarships are awarded for summer language courses (Ulpan) and for one academic year or research studies.
Award Details: Full scholarship includes tuition fee, monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only) and Basic health insurance; partial scholarship includes part of the tuition fee, monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only) and basic health insurance.
Application Deadline: November 30
European Global Leaders Scholarship at University of Queensland in Australia, 2015
Scholarship Provider: University of Queensland, Australia
Eligible Students: The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic excellence and high achieving students are encouraged to apply.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate studies at University of Queensland.
Award Details: Scholarship includes 100% tuition fee waiver for up to 4 semesters for students who undertake postgraduate study in the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law (excluding the MBA).
Application Deadline: 30 November 2015
Fulbright Grants for Belgian, Luxembourgian and EU Citizens in USA, 2016
Scholarship Provider: The Commission for Educational Exchange between Belgium, Luxembourg, and the U.S.
Eligible Students: Applicants who will have a Ph.D. by their time of departure are placed in the “Research” category and may remain for a minimum of three months are eligible.
Course: Grants are available for graduate study as well as pre-doctoral and postdoctoral research or university lecturing at an accredited U.S. institution.
Award Details: Grants will range from $2,000 to $30,000
Application Deadline: 1 December 2015
Honjo International Scholarships for Graduate Students in Japan, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Honjo International Scholarship Foundation
Eligible Students: To be eligible, students should be enrolled in a PhD Program must have been born after March 31, 1980. Those enrolled in a Master’s Program must have been born after March 31, 1985.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate program (Master and PhD) at a Japanese university.
Award Details:-¥200,000 per month for 1 or 2 years; ¥180,000 per month for 3 years; ¥150,000 per month for 4 or 5 years.
Application Deadline: October 31, 2015
Postdoctoral Research Training Fellowships, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust,UK
Eligible Students: These awards are open to individuals with a relevant connection to the European Economic Area, for Fellowships to be held in a UK or Republic of Ireland institution.
Course: Fellowship scheme provides support for clinicians wishing to obtain high-quality postdoctoral training that will lay the foundations for a successful independent research career.
Award Details: The total cost of a Fellowship would not normally exceed £350 000.
Application Deadline: 30 October 2015
MA Multimedia Journalism Scholarships at University of Kent in UK, 2015
Scholarship Provider: University of Kent, UK
Eligible Students: Candidates must have formally applied and hold an offer for the MA Multimedia Journalism programme.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree at University of Kent in UK.
Award Details: The scholarships will cover 50% of tuition fees at the Home/EU rate for 1 year.
Application Deadline: 5 October 2015
KU Leuven Specialization Research Grants from South in Belgium, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium
Eligible Students: Applicants should have obtained their PhD at least three years prior to applying.
Course: Grants are available for a research visit to Belgium.
Award Details: Grants include a monthly allowance of € 1,500; a plane ticket (with a maximum of € 1,200); Insurance coverage during the stay in Leuven.
Application Deadline: 1 October 2015
Research Position in Department of Computer Science at KU Leuven, Belgium
Scholarship Provider: The Declarative Languages & Systems unit of the Department of Computer Science, KU Leuven, Belgium
Eligible Students: Applicant should have a good working knowledge of Java, and at least basic knowledge of C-sharp. Good oral and writing skills as well as didactic qualities are valuable assets as well.
Course: This is a two year research position to work as a scientific collaborator.
Award Details: KU Leuven offer a position for two years as a scientific collaborator. After this term an extension can be considered as well as obtaining a PhD degree.
Application Deadline: October 01, 2015
PhD Scholarship Functional and Ecological Morphology of Lizards in Belgium, 2015
Scholarship Provider: University of Antwerp, Belgium
Eligible Students: Applicant hold a master degree in Science in biology (or related sciences, with proven expertise in movement analysis and/or biomechancis)
Course: Scholarship is available to prepare a doctorate thesis and contribute to teaching and research in the Department of Biology.
Award Details: A gross monthly grant ranging from € 2.167,88 – € 2.486,53.
Application Deadline: 27 September 2015
Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for Academic Excellence in UK, 2015-2016
Scholarship Provider: City University London, UK
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a student from the UK or European Union (EU)
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.
Award Details: City University is offering a scholarship of up to £3,000 per year.
Application Deadline: 30th September 2015
Fully Funded PhD Studentship: Sensing Bacterial Infection in UK, 2015
Scholarship Provider: Swansea University, UK
Eligible Students: Candidates should have at least a 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject area (biology, immunology, microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry).
Course: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at Swansea University.
Award Details: The full studentship covers the cost of UK/EU tuition fees, plus a tax-free stipend of £14,057 p.a. The successful student will also have opportunities to attend national and international conferences during their candidature and a chance to compete for College of Medicine travel bursaries.
Application Deadline: 18 September 2015
Doctoral Scholarship and Risk at University of Antwerp
Scholarship Provider: University of Antwerp, Belgium
Eligible Students: Applicant holds a master degree in social sciences or an interdisciplinary master degree in environmental or safety sciences with a demonstrable affiliation with social sciences.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing doctoral thesis in the Department of Sociology.
Award Details: University will offer gross monthly grant ranging from € 2.167,88 to € 2.486,53 and a dynamic and stimulating work environment.
Application Deadline: September 14, 2015
Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships for European Professionals, 2015
Scholarship Provider: EUROPARC Federation and the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S. (Hamburg)
Eligible Students: Target Group Participation in the Alfred Toepfer Scholarship programme is open to persons who are employed by a European protected area or a nature conversation institution and students and graduates of higher educational institutions, studying an environmentally relevant topic related to protected area management.
Course: Scholarship is awarded to undertake a 4 month study visit in a European country.
Award Details: The awards will each be worth EUR 3.000 and are generously donated by the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S. in Hamburg (Germany).
Application Deadline: 8th May 2015
Latvian Government Scholarships for Summer Schools, 2015-2016
Scholarship Provider: Latvian government
Eligible Students: The participants of the summer schools have to cover travel expenses from the country of origin to the summer school location in Latvia themselves.
Course: Scholarship is available for studies, research and participation in Summer Schools.
Award Details: The amount of the Latvian scholarship granted by the VIAA for summer school is 711 EUR per person for the duration of the summer school.
Application Deadline: 1st May 2015
Chinese Government Scholarship EU Program, 2015-2016
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Education of P. R. China (hereinafter referred to as MOE)
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a citizen of an EU member country, and be in good health.
Course: This program supports undergraduate programs, master’s programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs.
Award Details: Full scholarship will be awarded.
Application Deadline: April 30, 2015
Galway Doctoral Research Scholarship Scheme in Ireland, 2015
Scholarship Provider: The College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Eligible Students: The minimum qualification for the award of a scholarship is a first class or higher second class honours primary degree or the equivalent from a recognised institution in a relevant discipline. Higher degree results shall normally take precedence over the results of the primary degree.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme at the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies.
Award Details: The maximum value of the Scholarship award for 2015/2016 will be €15,000, from which a student levy and fees will be paid. External sources of funding may not cover the student levy
Application Deadline: 10th April, 2015
Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award in Australia, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Australian Government
Eligible Students: Applicant must be aged 18 years or over at the commencement of their programme
Course: Awards are available to undertake vocational education at a Australian Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree level.
Award Details: Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award: $6,500 per semester, total value up to $131,000.
Application Deadline: 30 June 2015
EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowship Scheme, 2015
Scholarship Provider: European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and TDR
Eligible Students: For EDCTP applicant must be the legal entity registered in a sub-Saharan African country employing the fellow and for TDR fellow must be a national or citizen, and resident in a LMIC.
Course: Fellowships are available for undertaking research projects in host pharmaceutical companies and PDPs.
Award Details: The grant covers one economy class return ticket (home – host organisation – home); a monthly stipend of approximately € 3,100 ($ 4,000); a one-time allowance of € 1,200 ($ 1,500) for educational support materials; health insurance and support to attend relevant meetings during the course of the fellowship up to a maximum amount of € 2,300 ($3,000).
Application Deadline: 30 January, 2015
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