International universities offer scholarships for engineering students to continue their higher studies in this specific field. Engineering is the most demanding and appealing career among the students in the present scenario. Basically engineering is the education related to technical and practical knowledge of designing and also building machines, structures, devices, systems, materials and processes. As it is a technical and professional education, it requires more investment than other streams. Various universities, organizations and academic institutions worldwide offer financial aid for the national and international student to facilitate this technical field with creamy layer. Being so vast and diversified field, engineering has various sub-disciplines which lead to variety of careers and designations.
The list below includes the scholarships available for different engineering streams like mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering,etc. in different countries like UK, Australia, Japan, USA
Astaire Postgraduate Scholarship in UK, 2015-2016
University of Edinburgh is inviting applications for The Astaire Postgraduate Scholarship. One scholarship is available to a master’s applicant within the College of Science & Engineering. Scholarship is open for Israeli citizens that have completed an undergraduate degree at an Israeli institution. The scholarship is worth £25,000 and will cover the full international rate of tuition fee. The remaining funds will be paid to the student as a stipend. The application deadline is 8 May 2015.
Davidson Fellows Scholarships for US Applicants, 2015
Applications are invited for Davidson Fellows Scholarships for the academic year 2015. Scholarship is awarded for the applicants who have completed a significant piece of work in one of the submission categories (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, literature, music and philosophy). To be eligible for the Davidson Fellows Scholarship, an applicant must be 18 or younger as of Oct. 1, 2015 and be a citizen of USA. The Davidson fellows scholarship awards $50,000, $25,00 and $10,000. The application deadline is February 11, 2015.
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship Program in USA, 2015-2016
Applications are invited for SWE scholarship available for women studying at a university in the Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico. The scholarship provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $20,000. In 2014, SWE disbursed over 230 new and renewed scholarships valued at more than $700,000. The application deadline for sophomores through graduate students is February 16, 2015 and for freshmen is March 1, 2015 – May 15, 2015.
2015 Faculty Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students
University of Sheffield is inviting applications for faculty undergraduate scholarships available to all international students starting their studies in September 2015. The scholarships are worth £2,000 (Arts and Humanities and the School of Law) and £2,500 (Engineering and Science) per year each. The scholarships will take the form of a tuition fee reduction. The scholarships will be awarded unconditionally in the first year of studies. Award in subsequent years of study is subject to the achievement of 60% overall average mark. The application deadlines for admission are 15 January 2015 for UK/EU students and 30 June 2015 for international students.
2015 – Curtin Canning College Engineering International Scholarship
Applications are invited for scholarships available for international students to study at Curtin University. Scholarships are available for undergraduate program for studying the subjects in the Faculty of Engineering and WASM. Up to five international scholarships are available. The Curtin Canning College Engineering International Scholarship will provide the following support for the expected duration of the undergraduate degree (based on a full-time study load of 100 credits per semester). The application deadline is 13 March 2015.
Erasmus Mundus MEEES Scholarships for International Students, 2015-2016
Applications are invited for Erasmus Mundus scholarships available to applicants from all nationalities. These scholarships are awarded for 18-months MSc programme in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology at the Institute for Advanced Study of Pavia (IUSS), the University of Patras, the University of Grenoble 1 “Joseph Fourier” and the Middle East Technical University. There are three types of scholarships are available within the scope of the MEEES programme: Category A Scholarships for third-country nationals, Category B Scholarships for European applicants and Consortium Scholarship for students of any nationality. The scholarships range from 15,000€ (Euro) to 38,000€ (Euro). The application deadline is February 2, 2015.
Colombo Plan Scholarship in Engineering, 2015
University of Auckland is inviting applications for scholarship in engineering for pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Scholarships are open for the students who are citizens of Colombo Plan member countries, to study undergraduate or postgraduate engineering programmes at The University of Auckland. One Scholarship will be awarded annually, for a period of one year, and will be of the value of $3,000 towards tuition fees. The application deadline is 31 March 2015.
Royal Society-EPSRC Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowships, 2015
The Royal Society in partnership with Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is awarding Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowships to supports outstanding scientists at an early stage of their career. It is designed to help successful candidates progress to permanent academic positions across the UK. The scheme covers all areas of the life and physical sciences, including engineering, but excluding clinical medicine. Female candidates are particularly invited to apply. The application deadline is 12 January, 2015.
International Undergraduate Scholarships, 2015
University of Leeds is inviting applications for international undergraduate scholarships for starting a degree program in September 2015. The University offers a wide range of scholarships from partial fee awards to full scholarships covering fees, maintenance grants and other allowances. No application is necessary, applicant who meet the criteria and apply for admission by 15 January 2015 will be considered automatically to those meeting the criteria.
2015 Science and Engineering Research Fellowships in UK
Applications are invited for research fellowships available for early-career scientists or engineers to conduct a research project of their own instigation. These fellowships are open to all nationalities. Candidates must be in possession of a recent PhD or equivalent qualification (normally with no more than 3 years postdoctoral experience) or be in the final stages of their PhD studies, which must be successfully completed before the award of a Fellowship can be confirmed. The Fellowship is for a maximum of three years, subject to annual renewal. The application deadline is 19 February 2015.
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.
Dean of Engineering Research Scholarships
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for research scholarships available for international students. Up to 20 scholarships are offered (10 of these scholarships will include a stipend for the most outstanding students) to cover full tuition fees. Applicants must already hold an offer to start a full-time PhD research degree programme at Nottingham in September or October 2015 in the Faculty of Engineering. The closing date for scholarship applications is 6 March 2015.
CERN Studentships for International Students in Switzerland, 2015
Applications are invited for CERN Studentships in Summer 2015 available to students who are nationals of countries that are not Member States of CERN. Studentship is available for undergraduate and graduate students to join the day-to-day work of research teams participating in experiments at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. In addition to the work in the experimental and engineering teams, the selected students are required to attend a series of lectures. The application deadline is 28 January 2015.
CSC Full Scholarship for International Students 2015-2016
China Scholarship Council is inviting applications for full scholarship available for international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD degree level in the field of Civil Engineering and Hydraulic Engineering at China Three Gorges University. International Students can apply for these scholarships. The application deadline is 30th of April.
Postgraduate Elite Scholarships in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
University of Birmingham is offering up to ten fully funded scholarships for overseas (Non-EU) students. Scholarships are awarded each year to undertake doctoral research programme across all engineering and physical science disciplines. These fully funded scholarships are awarded for a period of 3.5 years. The application deadline is 31st December, 2014.
Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships at University of Hertfordshire, UK 2015
Applications are invited for engineering and computer science scholarships which are funded by University of Hertfordshire, UK. International Students can apply for these scholarships. The value of the Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships is £3,000 each. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate degree programme in engineering and computer science at University of Hertfordshire. The value of the Engineering and Computer Science Scholarships is £3,000 each. The application deadlines are: 29 May 2015 and 24 July 2015 – for September 2015 intake and 27 November 2015 – for January 2016 intake.
The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA)
Applications are invited for SINGA Awards for August 2015 intake. Up to 240 SINGA Awards are given every year to top students from all over the world. SINGA only supports PhD studies in the field of science and engineering. Awards are awarded for 4 years of PhD studies. The stipend amount is SGD 24,000 annually, to be increased to SGD 30,000 after passing Qualifying Examination. Full support for tuition fees for 4 years of PhD studies. Only short-listed candidates will be notified within 10 weeks from the application closing date. The application deadline is 1st January 2015 for August 2015 intake.
La Trobe Business School Master Scholarships, 2015
La Trobe University is inviting applications for masters scholarships available for international students within the La Trobe Business School at the Melbourne Campus. Three types of scholarships are awarded: Masters by coursework scholarship ($3,000), Master of Engineering Management scholarship ($5,000) and Master of Information Technology Management scholarship ($5,000). The scholarship is distributed equally across enrolled units for the duration of the course. Applicants must meet the English language and academic requirements, have an indicative GPA of 70% or above from their undergraduate degree and have received an offer letter. The application deadline is 27 February 2015.
Warwick Engineering Scholarships in UK, 2015
Applications are invited for engineering scholarships available for students from the Great China, South East Asia and South Asia to pursue undergraduate degree at University of Warwick. Up to ten scholarships worth £4,000 each for applicants for undergraduate courses starting in 2015 will be available. Before applying for the scholarship, candidates must have already applied to the University of Warwick, have received a valid offer from the School of Engineering and hold the university as their first/firm choice. The application deadline is 31st July 2015.
2015 Facebook Fellowship Award in USA
Applications are invited for Facebook fellowship program available to domestic and international students for full-time PhD accredited doctoral program focusing on a topic or field relevant to Facebook. Up to twelve (12) academic fellowships are awarded for a period of for two years. Each Facebook Fellowship includes several benefits like tuition and fees for the academic year(s)as well as $37,000 yearly grant, paid visit to Facebook HQ to present research and opportunity for paid internship. The application deadline is January 5, 2015.
University Twente Scholarship
Applications are invited for University Twente Scholarship (UTS) available for students from both EU/EEA as well as non-EU/EEA countries. Approximately 30 scholarships are awarded for one year master degree programme. Scholarship have a value of € 6,000 – € 25,000 for one year. The admission deadline is 15 December 2014 and UTS deadline is 30 December 2014.
PhD in Engineering (PhD Studentship) at Cardiff University
Cardiff University is inviting applications for a PhD studentship in the area of engineering for a project on Array Analysis of Tidal Stream Turbines. This PhD studentship is open to students of any nationality. 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). Shortlisted candidates will be invited to submit an online application form. The deadline for applications is 30 November 2014.
Scheme of Merit cum means based scholarship to students belonging to minority communities
Applications are invited for merit cum means based scholarships for pursuing degree and/or postgraduate level technical and professional courses from a recognized institution. Students of India can apply for these MOMA scholarships. Every year 20000 scholarships will be distributed among the students of minority communities throughout the country. 30% scholarship will be reserved for girls of each minority community in a state which is transferable to male student of that community in case of non-availability of female candidate in that community in the concerned state. In case of fresh scholarships for the year 2014-15 students can apply online up to midnight of 15th September, 2014 and in case of renewal of scholarships students can apply online up to midnight of 15th November, 2014.
Ferrous Metallurgy Education Today Initiative (FeMET) Scholarship Program
The FeMET Scholarship is one component of Ferrous Metallurgy Education Today [FeMET] Initiative available to study metallurgy or materials science engineering program. Students of North America can apply for these undergraduate scholarships. Up to 10 undergraduate scholarships will be offered. Scholarships of US$5,000 each will be awarded to metallurgy and materials science students for the 2015–2016 academic year. Scholarships awardees will be announced 31st January 2015 for the 2015–2016 academic year. The application deadline is 30th October 2014.
Doctoral research scholarships program for international students (DE) 2015-2016
Each year, the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. International students except Canada can apply for these scholarships. The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $20 000. Only students who have been preselected by a Québec university may apply to the competition. Applicants must send their complete files directly to the FRQNT by the competition deadline on November 1st, 2014.
TÜBITAK Graduate Scholarship Programme
Applications are invited for TÜBITAK graduate scholarship available for the citizens of least developed countries. Applicants who are currently enrolled in a PhD program in Turkey are also eligible to apply on the condition that they have not yet completed their six semester in the program. Maximum duration for the scholarship is 2 years for the Masters and 4 years for the PhD program. The application period starts from 4 August 2014 to 12 September 2014.
Engineering Merit Scholarships in UK
The School of Engineering is offering a number of engineering scholarships for postgraduate students for starting in September 2014. There are total 25 scholarships worth of £3,000 per award. 25 scholarships will be awarded in the form of a discount on fees paid for academic year 2014/15. Application should be submitted till 30th June 2014.
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