Egypt has the leading education system in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and it has developed swiftly since the early 1990s. In recent years the government has accorded even greater priority for improving the education system. Egyptian students who want to pursue their higher education globally; here is a good opportunity for them to make their dreams come true. There are lots of scholarships available exclusively for the Egyptian students. These scholarships will provide excellent financial inducements for students wishing to study undergraduate, graduate, PhD and postdoctoral programs abroad. Below is the compiled list of scholarships for Egyptian students.
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Scholarships, 2015-2016
The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is inviting applications for pursuing graduate degree level at Oxford University. Scholarships are available for UK (ordinarily resident in the United Kingdom and from a Muslim community), Asian and African students. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Scholarship covers 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs. Awards are made for the full duration of applicants fee liability for the agreed course. The application deadline is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on your course.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships at University of Nottingham in UK, 2015
University of Nottingham has invited applications for developing solutions masters scholarships available for the students of Egypt. Applicants must already hold an offer to start a full-time masters degree programme, including MRes at Nottingham for September 2015. Up to 105 scholarships are awarded. Up to 30 scholarships will cover 100% tuition fee and up to 75 scholarships will cover 50% towards tuition fees. The last date to apply is 24 April 2015.
Africa Regional Bursary for Egyptian Students at University of Cambridge in UK, 2014-2015
Cambridge Judge Business School is offering Bursary for Egyptian students to pursue MBA programme. A bursary worth up to £18,000 will be awarded to a successful African candidate. To be eligible for this bursary, applicants meet the usual requirements for the Cambridge MBA. Candidates should apply for admission to the Cambridge MBA in the normal way for applying this bursary. The application deadlines are 9 January 2015, 6 March 2015 and 1 May 2015.
High Achiever Foundation Prize for Egyptian Students at University of Nottingham in UK, 2015
Applications are invited by University of Nottingham for high achiever foundation prize. Prizes are available for Egyptian students. Up to three prizes of £2,000 towards tuition fees will be awarded for the first year only. Students will only be eligible to receive this high achiever prize if they meet the conditions of their academic offer. Students should submit the applications by 27 March 2015.
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Scholarships for Egyptian Students in UK, 2015-2016
The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is inviting applications for pursuing graduate degree level at Oxford University. Scholarships are available for UK (ordinarily resident in the United Kingdom and from a Muslim community), Asian and African students. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Scholarship covers 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs. The application deadline is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on course.
Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme in UK, 2015
University of Oxford has offered Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Programme. Scholarships are open for outstanding postgraduate students from Egypt. Scholarship covers 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs for the full duration of your fee liability for the agreed course. The closing date for application is 9 or 23 January 2015, depending on course.
RNTC Fellowships for Developing Countries’ Students in Netherlands, 2014/15
RNTC is offering fellowships for developing countries’ students. RNTC’s Fellowships are available for professional journalists, programme-makers, broadcast trainers and managers. RNTC Fellowships are unlike NFP fellowships Partial: they cover the course fee (up to 50%), not the costs for travel and accommodation.
High Achiever Foundation Prize
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for high achiever foundation prizes available for African students. Up to three prizes of £2,000 towards tuition fees will be awarded for the first year only. Applicants should already hold an offer to start a full-time foundation programme at Nottingham in September 2015. Students will only be eligible to receive this high achiever prize if they meet the conditions of their academic offer. The application deadline is 27 March 2015.
Mo Ibrahim Foundation MSc Scholarship
Applications are invited for Mo Ibrahim Foundation scholarship to undertake MSc in Governance and State-building, with a one year internship being integral to the programme. The internship will consist of six months with IDD and six months with the Mo Ibrahim Foundation in London. Applicants must have the equivalent of a first class UK bachelors degree and be African nationals domiciled (or permanent residents) in an African country. Preference will be given to scholarship candidates living in Sub-Saharan Africa. The application deadline is 18 May 2015.
Africa Regional Bursary
University of Cambridge offers Bursary for African students to pursue MBA programme. To be eligible for this bursary, applicants meet the usual requirements for the Cambridge MBA. Candidates should apply for admission to the Cambridge MBA in the normal way for applying this bursary. Cambridge Judge Business School will be offering a bursary worth up to £18,000 for a successful African candidate. The application deadline is 10 January 2014.
AFD PSIA Student Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded to study Master program in Development Practice or in International Development at Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA). Scholarship is offered for the entire length of study at PSIA on condition of sufficient academic performance (top 50% of class). Scholarship goes towards covering tuition fees. Application deadline is February 4th, 2014.
Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award for Egyptian Students in UK, 2015
Chevening Awards for Egyptian students are available to undertake one year master program. A Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award includes full tuition fees for chosen course at Brunel; country fee caps do not apply. Candidate will also receive the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. As a Chevening/Brunel Partnership Award recipient, they will stand to benefit from an expanding suite of unique networking and engagement opportunities offered by Chevening Partners. The deadline to submit the application is 15 November.
Chevening/HSBC Partnership Award for Egyptian Students in UK, 2015-2016
Applications are invited for Chevening/HSBC Partnership Award. These awards for Egyptian students are available for pursuing one year master program at any accredited UK university. A award includes full tuition fees for chosen course as well as the same allowance and stipend package as a main Chevening Award. As a Chevening/HSBC Scholar you will be invited to participate in a unique networking day hosted by HSBC and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The last date to apply for this award is 15th November.
Chevening/Southampton Partnership Award for Egyptian Students in UK, 2015-2016
Applications are invited for Chevening/Southampton Partnership Award for candidates from Egypt. Awards are available for any one-year taught master’s degree offered at the University of Southampton. Award includes full tuition fees for your chosen course at Southampton; country fee caps do not apply. The application deadline is 15th November.
IRO Doctoral Scholarship Programme
Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven) annually invites applications for IRO doctoral scholarship programme available for students from Developing Countries. The IRO Doctoral Scholarships are only granted for doctoral programmes for a maximum period of 48 months and eventually for one pre-doctoral year as preparation period for the doctoral programme. Applicants may choose a research topic proposed by one of the KU Leuven Doctoral Schools: Humanities and Social Sciences Science, Engineering and Technology Biomedical Sciences or applicants may propose their own research topic. The application deadline is November 10th 2014.
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission offers excellence scholarships for foreign scholars and artists in Switzerland. The scholarships are available for pursuing PhD, postdoctoral and research programs at one of the public funded universities or recognized institution. The applicant must not be more than 35 years old at the moment of the application. The Scholarship is only valid for a full time Postdoctoral Research or Research in Switzerland. It is not valid for mixed Postdoctoral Research or mixed Research (part time in Switzerland and part time in a third country).
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.
Netherlands Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries’ Students,
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation is offering Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) for developing country applicants. NFP will be awarded for master degree programmes, PhD and short courses. Students must be a national of one of the countries in the NFP country list valid at the time of application.
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