Our site scholarship-positions.com has piled up links of scholarships for Indian medical students to study at prominent destinations. Medical professionals are in great demand throughout the world. A number of Indian students opt for this profession but not all are able to bear the expenses for the study. Ample scholarships for medical students are there to help such Indian student. There is a wide scope in the field of medicine for a bright professional career. After getting specialized in this field one can opt for the career opportunities like medical practitioners, psychiatrists, dentists, nurses, physical therapists, pharmacists and others. Let us take a look at some of the medical scholarships that are available for Indian students.
North South Foundation (NSF) College Scholarships for Indian Medical Students
Scholarships for Indian medical students are available for pursuing undergraduate degree at Government College (including seats in Government Aided colleges) in India. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and financial need to support a student through the entire course of their study as long as they maintain a good academic standard. The application deadline is September 30, 2014.
Rhodes Scholarships for Indian Medical Students
Rhodes Scholarships for Indian medical students are awarded for pursuing full-time postgraduate studies at the University of Oxford, UK. Around 83 Rhodes Scholars are selected annually. A Rhodes scholarship covers all University and College fees, a personal stipend and one economy class airfare to Oxford at the start of the Scholarship, as well as an economy flight back to the student’s home country at the conclusion of the Scholarship. Applications 2015 round with different deadlines for each country.
Newcastle University Undergraduate Scholarships for Indian Medical Students
Newcastle University is awarding scholarships for Indian medical students to pursue undergraduate studies commencing in September 2014. Applicants must hold a conditional or unconditional offer of a place at Newcastle University. The scholarship worth £3,000 each will be payable towards the first year of tuition fees. Application should be submitted till 30th June 2014.
Clinical Training Fellowships for Indian Medical Students
Fellowships for Indian medical students are available to take up training at the University of Toronto. In addition to subspecialty training, trainees will participate in applied laboratory research projects and/or basic research. Fellowships are available for one or two years. All applications are due to September 1 of the year prior to the next session start date (for example, for the July 2015 start date, the application deadline is September 1, 2014) – unless stated otherwise.
INTO St George’s Foundation Scholarships for Indian Medical Students
INTO St. George’s Foundation is offering scholarships for Indian medical students for September 2014 intake. The value of scholarship is £16,950. Successful applicants will receive a scholarship worth half of their tuition fees which will be deducted from their INTO St. George’s Foundation programme tuition fees. Students must have a minimum English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5. The first deadline is 4th July 2014 and second deadline is 1st August 2014.
TÜBITAK Research Fellowship Programme
Fellowships are available for PhD students and young postdoctoral researchers to pursue research at universities or research institutes in Turkey. Maximum duration for the fellowship is 12 months. The duration for fellows already received within this program will be deducted from the total duration of the fellowship. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate the potential to contribute significantly to Turkey’s goal of international cooperation in scientific and technological development. Applications will open on September 27 and will close on October 11th.
Douglas H.K. Lee Family Scholarships for Indian Medical Students
Scholarships for Indian medical students are available to undertake a research project. Around three scholarships will be awarded for one year. The selection committee shall take into consideration the feasibility of the applicant’s proposed project together with the tangible benefits that may accrue from the completed project. The application deadline is 31st July 2014.
TÜBITAK Graduate Scholarship Programme for Indian Medical Students
Applications are invited for TÜBITAK Scholarship for Indian medical students who want to undertake a graduate degree program in Turkey. Maximum duration for the TÜBITAK scholarship is 2 years for the Masters and 4 years for the PhD program. Applicants must be 30 years old or younger for the MSc/MA programs and 35 years old or younger for the PhD programs on the first day of the application period. The application period is from 4 August 2014 to 12 September 2014.
IDB Scholarship Programme for Indian Medical Students
Islamic Development Bank offers Scholarship Programme for Indian medical students. The Programme provides scholarship to the academically meritorious but financially needy young Muslim students to pursue undergraduate or first-degree study in professional courses. The Programme covers all relevant expenses during students’ study period, including tuition fees, health and living costs as determined by the IDB. The application deadline is December.
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