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.
ESE International Endocrine Scholars Program (IESP)
European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) invites applications for international endocrine scholars program available for young endocrinologists from around the globe. The purpose of the program is to select highly qualified candidates who wish to gain training for a period of 2-3 years in an outstanding laboratory. Successful candidates will be invited to attend the European Society of Endocrinology annual meeting. The Scholar will also receive a travel bursary of €3000 to cover visits to potential host labs for his/her postdoctoral research period. The application deadline is 14 January 2016.
CADRE Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Arts
University of Warwick of UK is offering 17 fully-funded CADRE Scholarships. Awards will be made on an annual basis for up to 3.5 years for full-time students subject to satisfactory progress. The scholarship is for Home/EU students. Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD program. The application deadline is 13th January 2016.
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships
Each year the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields for international students. 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, 2015.
European Global Leaders Scholarship at University of Queensland
University of Queensland is awarding European Scholarship to undertake postgraduate study within the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law (excludes the MBA). Scholarship includes 100% tuition fee waiver for up to 4 semesters for students who undertake postgraduate study. It also includes guaranteed professional experience to support career development, including an internship, mentoring and industry engagement. The application deadline is 30th November 2015.
Honjo International Scholarships for Belgium Students
Applications are invited for Honjo international scholarships available for foreign students to attend a graduate school at a Japanese university April 1, 2016. Up to 15 to 20 scholarships will be awarded. The period of the Honjo international scholarship is set in accordance with the shortest period of time required to complete the intended degree. The student, once awarded the scholarship will be able to choose the option as follows: ¥200,000 per month for 1 or 2 years, ¥180,000 per month for 3 years and ¥150,000 per month for 4 or 5 years. Applications should be submitted till October 31, 2015.
MA Multimedia Journalism Scholarships
University of Kent is inviting applications for MA multimedia journalism scholarships. Candidates must have formally applied and hold an offer for the MA. The scholarships will cover 50% of tuition fees at the Home/EU rate for 1 year. The application deadline is 5 October 2015.
Transatlantic Academy Fellowship Programme
Transatlantic Academy invites applications for fellowship programme available for scholars from Europe and North America to examine the research theme “Germany and the United States in the 21st Century.” A minimum of four senior and two postdoctoral scholars, three from Europe and three from North America, will work in a collaborative environment from September 12, 2016- June 16, 2017. In addition to a generous monthly stipend, Fellows will receive travel expenses to and from the Academy. The deadline for applications to this fellowship is October 1, 2015.
Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for Academic Excellence
City University London is inviting applications for Lord Mayor of London Scholarships for UK and European Union (EU) students. To qualify for this scholarship, student must be in their first year of undergraduate study in 2015-2016. Scholarships are only awarded in Year 1 and worth up to £3,000 per year. All students will have to register in order to receive the scholarship. Registrations must be submitted by 30th September 2015 in order to be considered for the scholarship in 2015/16.
PhD Fellowship in Mucosal Immunology
KU Leuven is offering PhD Fellowship for Belgian citizens. Eligible applicant has a good background in basic sciences and interest in Immunology and is willing to learn and adopt a variety of techniques of biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and advance-microscopy. University offers a doctoral position for 4 years in a stimulating scientific environment. The application deadline is 30 September 2015.
EHRI Fellowships in Holocaust Studies for European Researchers
The European Holocaust Research infrastructure (EHRI) is offering research fellowships in Holocaust studies. The fellowships intend to support researchers, archivists, curators, and younger scholars, especially PhD candidates with limited resources. Candidates from Central and Eastern Europe are especially encouraged to apply. It is not possible to apply for a Fellowship at an institution in the same country where one works. EHRI fellowships include a stipend for housing, living expenses and travel. The application deadline is 30 September 2015.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships
Applications are invited for Sri Lankan Government Scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate degree. Scholarships are open for courses of studies other than Medical & Dental Sciences. Candidates can request for more than one course for securing chances to win a scholarship, identifying their preferences as places are limited in some fields. The application deadline is 30 September 2015.
Dart Center Ochberg Fellowship for International Journalists
Dart Center Ochberg Fellowship is available for senior and mid-career journalists (with at least five years experience) from North America, Central and South America, Europe, the Asia Pacific region, Africa and the Mideast. Fellows attend an intensive weeklong program of seminars and discussions held at Columbia University in New York City. The Ochberg Fellowship covers round-trip travel and accommodations in New York City, meals and other expenses directly related to participation. This 2015 online application deadline is September 28, 2015.
Future Planners RTPI Bursary for Belgian Students
Newcastle University is inviting applications for Future Planners RTPI bursary for postgraduate students. Applicants must be a UK or EU citizen or have proof of eligibility to work in the UK or Ireland after graduation. Each Bursary will be for £1,000 (for part time students the bursary will be split across each year of the course). The bursary will be awarded and administered on a competitive basis and will be available for the recipient to use at their discretion. The application deadline is 18th September 2015.
Medicine: Fully Funded PhD Studentship: Sensing Bacterial Infection
Swansea University is inviting applications for Medicine: fully funded PhD studentship: Sensing Bacterial Infection. Candidates should have at least a 2:1 honours degree in a relevant subject area (biology, immunology, microbiology, biochemistry, chemistry). 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. The application deadline is 18 September 2015.
Doctoral Scholarship in Sociology of Safety and Risk
The Faculty of Social Sciences is inviting applications to fill a full-time vacancy in the Department of Sociology for a doctoral student in the area of Sociology of Safety and Risk. University will offer gross monthly grant ranging from € 2.167,88 to € 2.486,53 and a dynamic and stimulating work environment. The application deadline is September 14, 2015.
UAE Government IRENA Scholarship Programme
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is now accepting applications for IRENA scholarship programme available for international students. Up to 20 highly-accomplished applicants are annually awarded an IRENA scholarship at the Abu Dhabi based Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MI), with the generous support of the Government of the United Arab Emirates. Applications for the IRENA Scholarship Programme 2015-2017 can be submitted by 15 September 2015.
WCRRP 175th Anniversary PhD Studentship
The Winchester Centre of Religions for Reconciliation and Peace (WCRRP) invites applications for a fully funded PhD studentship from UK/EU students. Awards commence on 1 December 2015 and are for up to three years full-time. Renewal of the studentship each year is subject to satisfactory academic progress. The studentship covers full-time academic fees for UK/EU students and a maintenance grant. The stipend for 2015-16 is £14,057. The deadline for applications is 4 September 2015.
Royal Society-Science Foundation Ireland Research Fellowships
Royal Society – Science Foundation Ireland University Research Fellowships (funded by Science Foundation Ireland) are available for outstanding scientists in the Republic of Ireland who are in the early stages of their research career and have the potential to become leaders in their field. Initially funding is provided for five years with the opportunity to apply for an extension of three additional years. The deadline for submission is 3rd September 2015.
Postgraduate Taught Scholarships for Belgian Students
Scholarships for Belgian students are accessible to pursue postgraduate degree for entry 2015/16. The Scholarships are each worth £3,000 and will be awarded in the form of a tuition fee discount. Scholarships will be awarded based on academic excellence. Applicants must have received and accepted an unconditional offer to study a full-time postgraduate taught programme leading to a master’s degree at Cardiff University for the 2015/16 academic year. Applications will close on 5 August, 2015.
Martin Scicluna Scholarship for Belgian Students
Scholarship for Belgian students is available for undertaking masters’ programme. A £10,000 scholarship provides a full fee bursary and contributes towards living costs. Last date of submitting applications is 31st July 2015.
Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowships
Applications are invited for Sir Henry Wellcome postdoctoral fellowships in Biomedical Research to individuals with a relevant connection to the European Economic Area. The fellowship is for four years full-time. Fellowships may be taken up on a part-time employment basis with the tenure of award lengthened accordingly. Preliminary application deadline is 15 May 2015 and full application deadline is 17 July 2015.
MINERVA EU-Japan Fellowship Programme for Belgian Students
The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation is inviting applications for “MINERVA” EU-Japan Fellowship Programme available for EU and Japanese professionals. This is a 6 months in-house fellowship scheme in Japan, designed to support research and policy analysis of EU-Japan economic and industrial issues. The Research Fellow will undertake research work on a selected priority topic of the Centre, which should result in a consistent policy report (50 pages), to be owned by the Centre. The fellowship is worth 1700 EUR/month (paid in JPY). The application deadline is 15 July 2015.
TSYS Masters Scholarship at University of York
University of York is offering TSYS Master Scholarship for the year 2015-2016. There is one scholarship available for 2015-16 entrants. The successful applicant will receive a £5,000 award towards payment of fees (as a fee waiver). Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic ability. The application deadline is 30 June 2015.
LLM Law and Economics Partial Scholarships for Belgian Students
The Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS) and the School of Economics and Finance are awarding up to three partial scholarships for LLM in Law and Economics programme. Scholarships are worth 50 per cent of the tuition fee each to outstanding Home/EU and overseas full time candidates. Applicants must hold an offer to study on the course. Successful candidates may be asked to assist with marketing events such as the postgraduate law open evenings and/or web/video student profiles. The application deadline is 5 June 2015.
Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for European Union, 2015
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for Vice-chancellor’s scholarships available for students who are classed as a European Union (non UK) students for fee purposes. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing full-time research degree programme, PhD or MPhil programmes in September or October 2015. Up to 30 full tuition fee scholarships, each including an additional £8,400 stipend per annum will be awarded. The application deadline is 8 May 2015.
Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships for European Professionals
EUROPARC Federation with support from the Alfred Toepfer Foundation F.V.S. awards three visiting scholarships to promising young conservationists, who are committed to working for the benefit of Protected Areas. Scholarships are awarded to undertake a 4 month study visit on a particular theme to one or more Protected Areas in a European country. The study visit has to be undertaken in a European country, beyond the applicant´s home country. The awards will each be worth EUR 3.000. The application deadline is 8th May 2015.
University of Edinburgh Business School European Scholarships
The Business School will offer up to ten European scholarships, each with a value of either £5,000 or £7,000. The scholarships are available to students who are nationals of European Economic Area countries. The application deadline is 8 May 2015.
Latvian Government Scholarships for Summer Schools
The State Education Development Agency (Latvian Government) is inviting applications for scholarships for summer schools. Scholarships are available to students, researchers and teaching staff of several countries for studies, research and participation in summer schools in Latvian higher education institutions (HEIs) in the 2015/2016 academic year. The participants of the summer schools have to cover travel expenses from the country of origin to the summer school location in Latvia themselves. The application deadline is 4th May, 2015.
IES PhD Research Grant at Free University of Brussels
The Institute for European Studies (IES) at the Free University of Brussels invites applications for a PhD research grant in migration, cultural diversity and citizenship policies. It is a full-time research grant for one year, renewable on an annual basis for a maximum of four years. Remuneration is at the level of a full-time research assistant at a Flemish university (i.e. approximately € 1,900 net per month) and includes contributions for social security. Secondary employment is not allowed. The application deadline is 30 April 2015.
Chinese Government Scholarship EU Program
Ministry of Education of P. R.China offers Chinese government scholarship for the students of EU member countries. This program supports undergraduate programs, master’s programs, doctoral programs, general scholar programs and senior scholar programs. The deadline for application is April 30, 2015.
Asia Exchange Scholarships for Study Abroad Programs
Applications are invited for Asia Exchange Scholarships for for pursuing study abroad program in one of Asian partner universities for one semester. The student applying for the scholarship needs to be enrolled in an institution of higher education. Asia Exchange scholarships are awarded twice a year for students from target countries: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, The Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and USA. The application deadline is April 30th, 2015.
NUI Galway Full-Time Taught Masters Scholarships for Belgian Students
Scholarships for Belgian students are available for pursuing full time taught masters’ degree level. The maximum value of the Scholarship award for 2015/2016 will be €15,000, from which a student levy and fees will be paid. A scholarship is tenable only at National University of Ireland, Galway in respect of the programme for which it is offered. Online application deadline is 10th April, 2015.
ITTO Fellowship Programme for International Students
Applications are invited for ITTO Fellowship Programme available for international students from ITTO Member countries in the field of tropical forestry, tropical timber industries and related disciplines. Fellowship programme 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. The maximum amount for a fellowship is US$10,000. Approved Fellowships are non-transferable to other programmes or institutions. The application deadline is 20 February 2015.
PhD Studentship in Organisms and Environment at Cardiff University in UK, 2015
PhD studentship is offered to students of Belgian at Cardiff University, UK. Studentship is awarded in Organisms and Environment for a research project on Forest edge effects on wood decomposition and fungal community. There is only one PhD studentship available for three years. This studentship consists of full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum (£13,863 p.a. for 2014/15, updated each year). The closing date for application is 15 January 2015.
Sir Henry Dale Fellowships for Belgian Postdoctoral Scientists, 2015
Royal Society and the Wellcome Trust are offering scholarships for students of Belgium for research addressing an important biomedical question. Fellowships are tenable for five years in the first instance, with the potential to apply for competitive renewal for an additional three years. Fellowships may be taken up on a part-time employment basis, where appropriate. Fellowships are available for postdoctoral scientists wishing to build their own UK-based independent research career. The deadline for application is 30th January 2015.
EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowship Scheme, 2015
EDCTP and TDR are jointly awarding clinical research fellowships for the researchers from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). For EDCTP, the applicant must be the legal entity registered in a sub-Saharan African country employing the fellow. Fellowships are awarded to acquire experience and develop skills for conducting clinical trials outside of an academic or public sector setting. Successful candidates will be placed with leading product development organisations, including pharmaceutical companies and product development partnerships – the ‘host organisations’. Placements are for a minimum period of 6 months up to a maximum period of 24 months. The application deadline is 30 January, 2015.
University Prize PhD Scholarships for Belgian Students
University of Sheffield is inviting applications for PhD scholarships open for Belgian Students. Applicants should be applying to start their first year of study on a full-time or part-time PhD with the University. Applicants should have or expect to achieve a first or upper second class UK honours degree or equivalent. These scholarships fund up to three years full-time or six years part-time study, subject to satisfactory progress. Part-time studentships are paid at 50% of the full-time rate (i.e. £10,000 maintenance per year). The applications deadline for 2015-16 entry is 3rd February 2015.
Principal’s Career Development PhD Scholarships for Belgian Students
University of Edinburgh is inviting a number of scholarships for students starting their PhD research at the University in the 2015-2016 academic session. Each scholarship covers the UK/EU rate of tuition fee as well as a stipend of £14,000. The application deadline is 3 February 2015.
EU Merit Scholarship Scheme for Belgian Students
Coventry University is offering merit scholarship for Belgian students who are undertaking full-time postgraduate programme starting in September 2014. Scholarship worth £500 will be awarded on competitive basis of both the essay and academic merit. Application should be submitted till 31st July 2014.
Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Belgian Students -IT4BI for EU and Non EU Students, 2015/2017
Erasmus Mundus has invited application from Belgian students for pursuing Masters Degree program at Free University of Brussels (ULB) (Belgium), University of Tours (UFRT) (France), Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) (Spain), Ecole Centrale Paris (ECP) (France) and Technical University of Berlin (TUB) (Germany). A main list containing the top 20-25 students will be submitted to the European Commission for scholarship approval. Scholarship for Belgian students is awarded for two years. The closing date for application is December 14th, 2014.
The Malcolm Grant Scholarship for Belgian Students
University College London offers Malcolm Grant scholarship for Belgian students in UK. One award is available commencing in the 2014/15 academic session. The successful recipient will be awarded £25,000 for the duration of their programme at UCL subject to satisfactory academic progress. The criterion for awarding the scholarship is financial need and leadership potential only. The application deadline is 25th July 2014.
Japan-WCO Human Resource Development Scholarship for Belgian Students
Belgium scholarships are awarded to undertake Master’s level studies at the Aoyama Gakuin University (AGU) in Tokyo, Japan. A candidate must be in good health and preferably under 40 years of age as of April 1, 2015. The maximum number of students for the SMIPRP course is approximately 10. This scholarship is for one academic year starting from April. Application deadline is 21st August, 2014 for getting an ID and password and last date for receipt of the Application Forms is 28th August 2014.
Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award
Awards are available to undertake vocational education at a Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree level. The award provides support for English Language Training worth of $10,000 up to 6 months, if required. Applicants must be aged 18 years or over at the commencement of their programme. Applications will close on 30th June 2014.
School of Management MSc Scholarships for Belgian Students
Scholarships for Belgian students are available for pursuing full-time taught masters at University of Bath. Up to 10 scholarships will be offered for duration of the course. Each Scholarship is of worth £2,000. The scholarships range from £2,000 to £5,000 depending on the type of scholarship. Each is awarded as a discount in tuition fees and is for one year only. Scholarships cannot be deferred to a later year. Applications will close on 25th July 2014.
Japanese Government Scholarships for Belgian Students
Belgium scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree at Japanese universities. Applicants must either have completed a 12-year regular course of school education or have graduated from a school equivalent to an upper secondary school in Japan. The deadline of the applications differs according to the country. Please contact with Japanese embassy or consulate general in your country.
PhD Studentship in Psychosocial Research Unit at UCLAN in UK, 2015
University of Central Lancashire is offering applications for PhD studentship in psychosocial research for a research project on “Applications of Mobile Methods”. There is only one PhD studentship available for students of Belgium. The studentship is tenable for up to 3 years full-time or 6 years part time or a PhD via the MPhil route subject to satisfactory progress. The studentship will cover tuition fees at Home/ EU rates and will provide £2000 pa for full-time students for 3 years or £1000 for part-time students for 6 years. There are opportunities for paid teaching duties with this studentship. Students should apply on or before 29th October, 2014.
Cambridge Graduate Bursary in Medicine, UK
Cambridge University has invited applications from students of Belgium to pursue graduate programme. Bursary is available to study medical course. Applicants will receive a bursary of £3,500. The bursary is a flat rate award which will only be provided during the first year of their course. The application deadline is 24th October 2014.
Imperial College London has invited application from MRC PhD studentships. Up to 12 fully funded MRC PhD studentships will start in 2015-16. The programme aims to support 10-12 students per call, with studentships awarded to the best students. Studentships will be awarded for 3.5 or 4.5 year training programme. The application deadline is 24 November 2014.
PhD Studentship in Renewable Energy at Cardiff University in UK 2015
Cardiff University has invited applications for pursuing PhD research program. Students of Belgium are awarded in Renewable Energy for a research project on “Frequency Support from Offshore Wind Farms”. In this research project, mathematical modelling will be carried out to represent offshore wind farms for frequency support provision. There is only one PhD studentship offered for a period of 3.5 years. This studentship consists of full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a Doctoral Stipend matching UK Research Council National Minimum (£13,863 p.a. for 2014/15, updated each year). The deadline for Application is 3 November 2014.
Fulbright Grants for Belgian Students in USA, 2014-2015
Fulbright grants are available to students of Belgium for graduate study as well as pre-doctoral and postdoctoral research or university lecturing at an accredited U.S. institution. The commission will nominate between 15 and 20 Belgian students. Grants will range from $2,000 to $30,000. Candidate selection will be based on merit and financial aid. The deadline for application is December 1st, 2014.
2014 PhD Position in Accounting & Finance at Ghent University in Belgium
PhD position is offered to students by Department of Accountancy and Corporate Finance, Ghent University. Applicants will get the opportunity to do research in the domain of ‘corporate governance & private equity’. To be eligible, applicant must have a Fluency in English, Strong research interest, Eager to learn and develop new initiatives, both individually and in team. The deadline for application is November 17, 2014.
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