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
Bursaries and Excellence Scholarships for Engineering Students
University of Birmingham is offering bursaries and excellence scholarships for international students. All eligible students will receive an Entry Bursary of £1500 per year. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of excellence. The application deadline is the end of September, 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.
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing International MSc Scholarships
Kingston University is offering MSc scholarships within the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing. The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing is offering awards of £1,500 for its taught, full-time MSc courses. The application deadline is 31st July for September intake.
Scholarships for UK/EU Students at University of Leeds in UK, 2014
University of Leeds is offering postgraduate scholarships for any home/EU applicant who has been offered a place on any of the postgraduate master’s courses within the School of Civil Engineering. The School of Civil Engineering is offering a number of scholarships to attract the very brightest students from around the world. Total ten scholarships are offered in the field of Civil Engineering. Applicants must be self-funding, classified as a home / EU for tuition fee purposes and not be in receipt of any other University of Leeds award. The scholarships cover £2,000. The application deadline is 31st July 2014.
International Heritage Scholarship
Curtin University is pleased to introduce Heritage Scholarships, which are open to citizens of Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. This international Heritage Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The students of Indonesia, Malaysia or Vietnam can apply for this scholarship. This engineering scholarship provides eligible students 25% of their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$10,000. Application should be submitted till July 18, 2014.
INTO Manchester Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2014
INTO Manchester is offering scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing International Foundation program in humanities and social science, engineering and science and life sciences in September 2014. The Centre is offering three 50% scholarships, each valued at £7,225 towards tuition fees. The application deadline is 14th July 2014.
Engineering MSc Scholarships for UK/EU Students
Swansea University is offering Engineering MSc scholarships for students embarking on an MSc course in September 2014. Scholarships are available only to new MSc applicants who are UK/EU categorized students. Applicant must hold or be expecting to achieve a minimum of a 2.2 (or equivalent) and should have already applied formally to the University for a place on the MSc course and hold a 6-digit student application number. Scholarship covers full UK/EU tuition fees, living costs award (tax free). Application closing date is 1st July 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.
School of Engineering Scholarships
University of Warwick is offering scholarships for engineering students within the School of Engineering. The Scholarship will pay an annual stipend at the standard rate (currently £13,726) and tuition fees at the Home/EU rate for three years. Scholarships are offered for three years. The application deadline is 30th June 2014.
GREAT Scholarships for Indian Students at University of Strathclyde
University of Strathclyde is offering scholarships for Indian students. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate (Instructional) level at University of Strathclyde. The scholarships will provide £3000 towards tuition fees. Application deadline is 31st May 2014.
A E Hills Postgraduate Scholarship for UK/EU and International Students
University of Birmingham is offering full-time postgraduate scholarship for new and current full-time PG students. Each year one award is available for UK/EU and international students and will be tenable for one year only. Scholarships are provided in the field of Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences. Scholarship will cover the home rate of postgraduate tuition fees and stipends for living costs may be available in some cases. Application deadline is 16 May 2014.
Highly Skilled Workforce Scholarships for Engineering Students
University of Edinburgh is offering 92 masters scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic session. The scholarships will cover the UK/EU tuition fee. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the benefits to the student. The award of scholarship will be automatically deducted from tuition fee. Application should be submitted till 1st May 2014.
BG Tanzania International Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme
BG Tanzania is inviting applications for postgraduate scholarship for 2014/15 September intake. The awards are comprehensive, covering academic tuition fees and related administrative expenses, registration fees, field work costs, living expenses, a return airfare, pastoral care while in the UK and support with visa applications. Application should be submitted till 30th April 2014.
Engineering Scholarships for UME PhD Programme
Scholarships for engineering students are available for pursing PhD degree. Applicants admitted to the UME Doctoral programme are generally offered with a doctoral scholarship worth about 1000 Euros net per months. The scholarship is enough for the student to cover all general living and accommodation expenses. The application deadline is 11th April 2014.
Parsons Brinckerhoff Scholarship in Engineering
Engineering Scholarships supports female students to undertake the first year of the Bachelor of Engineering in semester 1, 2014 at the University of Queensland. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and support female students who have been educationally disadvantaged as a result of their financial circumstances and/or geographic isolation to undertake their first year of the Bachelor of Engineering program. An applicant is eligible for the scholarship if she is enrolled full-time in the first year of the BE program. The value of the scholarship is $5,000. The application should be submitted by 31st March 2014.
T.J.A. Ballinger Scholarships for Engineering Students
Applications are invited for undergraduate scholarships for engineering students studying at Victoria University. The Scholarship may be held for up to three years providing an average A is maintained. The Scholarships will be awarded primarily on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 31 March 2014.
Curtin International Construction Productivity Scholarship
Scholarships for engineering students are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme at Curtin University in Australia. The successful candidates will receive a stipend of $25,392 (2014 rate) which will be indexed annually for duration of 2 years. In addition to the stipend, recipients are also allocated a travel allowance towards their research activity. Application should be submitted till 28th March 2014.
Curtin Humanitarian Fund Scholarships for Australia 2014
University offers Humanitarian Fund Scholarships for undergraduate students in the field of Health Sciences, Science, Engineering, Humanities and Business. Australian and international students can apply for these scholarships. The Curtin Humanitarian Fund Scholarship is in accordance with Curtin’s long-standing, formal commitment to Ethics and Social Justice. The Engineering scholarship will provide a range of awards with a minimum of a one-off $1,000 cash payment to support educational costs and will be awarded on need based. The award amount will be depending on the circumstances of the individual recipient and the annual availability of funds. The application should be submitted on 17 March 2014.
Biomedical Engineering Scholarship
King’s College London is offering up to three Biomedical Engineering scholarships worth up to £12,000 each to those applicants who are successful. A total scholarship worth £12,000 for the MEng programme or £9,000 for the BEng programme will be awarded. The application deadline is 16 March 2014.
NTU and BMW PhD Student Scholarships in Engineering
Scholarships for engineering students are available for pursuing PhD degree. Successful candidates will receive a 4 year PhD scholarship, inclusive of 4 years tuition fees and attractive stipend and have the opportunity to be involved in tutoring. The application deadline is 14th March 2014 for August 2014 intake.
Boeing Prize for Australian and International Students
RMIT University is awarding Boeing prize for pursuing associate degree and advanced diploma programs. Each prize is valued at $1500. Applicants must be enrolled in one of the following disciplines: Aviation, Computer Science or Information Technology, Electrical, Electronic, Computer, Software, Mechanical, Aerospace or Manufacturing Engineering. The application deadline is 12 March 2014.
Hunter Water Corporation Undergraduate Scholarships
Hunter Water Corporation offers undergraduate scholarships for enrolling in a course offered through the Newcastle Business School, School of Environmental & Life Sciences or School of Engineering. Up to four scholarships will be offered which offers the benefit of $5,000. The application deadline is 7 March, 2014.
Dean of Engineering Research Scholarships
University of Nottingham offers 20 full tuition scholarships for international applicants. This highly competitive, prestigious Engineering scholarships is to recognize and reward applications from outstanding international students registering on engineering research degree programmers at the University of Nottingham. These scholarships are for 3 years to a research programmed and are subject to satisfactory progress each year. The application deadline is 28 February 2014.
International Postgraduate Scholarships at Birmingham
The University of Birmingham is offering 18 International Postgraduate Scholarships. Scholarships are available for international students with worth £10,000 towards the cost of a one year Masters (Taught or Research) programme. Scholarships are provided in the field of Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences. Applicants must have been offered a place to study on an eligible one year masters programme. Application deadline is 28th February 2014.
Fluor Australia Mechanical Engineering Scholarship
Curtin University is offering mechanical engineering scholarship for international, New Zealand and Australian students in Australia. Scholarship will be awarded to students who have chosen to study mechanical engineering at Curtin University and provide opportunities to gain an insight into a career at Fluor Australia. The scholarship will provide up to $5,000 paid as a cash stipend of $2,500 per semester. Application should be submitted till February 14, 2014.
Equity Scholarships for International Students in Australia, 2014
Queensland University of Technology is offering equity scholarships for domestic or international students in Australia. These scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate, postgraduate, postgraduate research at Queensland University of Technology. Scholarships are provided in the field of Business, Creative Industries, Education, Health, Law and Science and Engineering. The QUT Equity Scholarships Scheme offers about $2.5 million worth of scholarships, bursaries and computers to low-income students each year. The application should be submitted by 7th February 2014.
Max Planck Research Award for German and International Applicants
Every year, German Federal Ministry of Education and Research funds Max Planck research award. German and International applicants are eligible for this research award. The Max Planck Research Award 2014 will be conferred in the area of natural and engineering sciences in the subject Quantum Nano Science. Foreign and German scientists and scholars are eligible for this research award. Two awards are awarded; one for researcher working abroad and one for researcher working in Germany. The awards worth of 750,000 EUR are offered for a period of three to a maximum of five years. Applicants can apply via post by 31 January 2014.
Queen’s University/China Scholarship Council PhD Scholarships in UK, 2014/15
Queen’s University Belfast/China Scholarship Council (CSC) offers up to 10 full PhD scholarships for candidates starting their studies in the Engineering, Law and Business-related studies. Award covers: International tuition fees, maintenance stipend and one economy class return journey to China. The application deadline is 31st January 2014.
Khazanah – Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Merdeka Scholarship Programme in UK, 2014
The Khazanah-Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies is offering Merdeka Scholarships for outstanding Malaysian students to undertake postgraduate study at the University of Oxford. Scholarships are provided in the field of Business, Bio-medical Sciences, Engineering (Electronics, Micro-Electronics, Nano-technology, Materials Science). Scholarships cover University and College fees, accommodation and subsistence allowances and return air fares. The application deadline is 28th January 2014.
SPDC Niger Delta Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme for Nigerians in UK, 2014
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) offers postgraduate scholarship scheme for Nigerians. Scholarships are provided in the field of Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geoscience, Petroleum Geophysics, Engineering Geology, Chemical Process Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Exploration Geophysics, Electronic/Electrical Engineering in UK Universities. The scholarship will cover tuition fees, one return flight ticket from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only. Application deadline is January 24, 2014.
Gates Millennium Scholars Program in USA 2014
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. That vision of Bill and Melinda Gates was funded by a historic grant of more than 1 billion dollars to the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) — still the largest single gift to any scholarship organization. 1000 scholarships are offered per year. The application should be submitted by January 15, 2014.
Leverhulme-Royal Society Africa Award
The Research priorities in the Ghana and Tanzania are agriculture, water and sanitation, basic human health research, biodiversity and energy. The Leverhulme Trust is funding research and training award for students of UK, Ghana and Tanzania. The award is available in all areas of the life and physical sciences, including engineering. The award duration is for three years. The research awards will offer a maximum amount of £60,000 per annum to cover research expenses and costs of mobility and also including a bursary up to £10,000 per annum. The application should be submitted by 15 January 2014.
Curtin Canning College Engineering in Australia 2014
Curtin University offers international bursaries for pursuing undergraduate degree level in the field of Chemical, Civil, Electrical & Computer and Mechanical Engineering at Curtin Canning College Engineering. The Curtin Canning College Engineering International Bursary is available to international students enrolling at Curtin University in 2014 who have demonstrated a high-level of academic achievement in their studies at Canning College, and obtained an ATAR of 96 or above or equivalent in 2013. The Engineering scholarships will be awarded on merit basis. The application should be submitted by 13 January 2014.
Victoria Fernandez Scholarship
The Victoria Fernandez Scholarship has been established by the School of Engineering in memory of one of their former PhD students. University of Warwick, School of Engineering offers scholarship for PhD applicants in the UK. Overseas applicants are welcome to apply but, if successful, will have to pay the difference between the Home and Overseas Fees. Candidates must have already applied to the University of Warwick and hold a valid offer from the School of Engineering for a PhD in Engineering only. The Engineering Scholarships will pay an annual stipend at the standard rate (currently £13,726) and Tuition Fees at the Home/EU rate. The application deadline is 13th January 2014.
EMJD-SEED Fellowships for International Students, 2014
Erasmus Mundus is funding joint Doctorate Fellowship in Engineering and Entrepreneurship Development (SEED) for European and non European students. Up to 9 fellowships are awarded for the full PhD period. This program focuses on the study and development of up-to-date techniques for the numerical analysis of engineering and science problems. The deadline for applications is before the 6th January 2014.
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