Find out more about scholarships for Nepalese Students at this page. Scholarships in the database are offered to both international and Nepalese students planning to pursue their studies at home or abroad. Locate here variety of Nepal scholarships offering to scientists, technicians, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the areas of science and technology, business administration, education, public health, social science and many more. At scholarship-positions.com we help you in locating the best scholarship opportunities as per your own needs. Several international and domestic scholarship providers have come forth and offer adequate funds so as to help you out in reducing the costs of your higher education. The listed down financial aids and grants are awarded at different levels of study programs. Check out the list of scholarships for Nepalese students by clicking the links below and apply accordingly.
Asian Women In Business Scholarship (AWIB) Fund in USA
Scholarship Provider: The Asian Women in Business (AWIB)
Eligible Students: Candidates for the scholarship must be female of Asian (includes those who can trace their ancestry from Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam) or Pacific Islander ancestry and a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate degree (this scholarship is for currently enrolled undergraduates who have completed at least one semester).
Award Details: Each scholarship will be $2,500. An additional $2,500 may be given to scholarship recipients who demonstrate financial need, if we have available funds.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 1, 2015.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships for Nepalese at University of Nottingham
Scholarship Provider: University of Nottingham, UK
Eligible Students: Applicant must be a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Africa, India or one of the countries of the Commonwealth (Africa (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe), India and Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Fiji, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Kiribati, Malaysia, Maldives, Montserrat, Nauru, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Turks and Caicos, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Western Samo).
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s degree program at University of Nottingham.
Award Details: The scholarship includes up to 30 scholarships will cover 100% tuition fee and up to 75 scholarships will cover 50% towards tuition fees.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 9 October 2015.
Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs fellowship program
Scholarship Provider: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (MFA)
Eligible Students: North-driven (Denmark) and South-driven (Ghana, Nepal, and Tanzania) development research grant applicants are eligible to apply for this program.
Courses: The Fellowships are available for pursuing research program.
Award Details: The total budget available for this Call is DKK 135 million (approximately USD 22,6 million). Duration of the grants is up to 5 years, and the grant is up to DKK 10 million.
Application Deadline: The deadline of the application is November 4, 2015.
VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Nepalese, 2016
Scholarship Provider: VLIR-UOS, Belgium
Eligible Students:A candidate should be a national and resident of one of the countries of the VLIR-UOS country list for scholarships (not necessarily the same country) at the time of application.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programmes at a Flemish university.
Award Details: The overall ICP budget will be declared soon. Applicants can apply for incremental funding up to a maximum of € 150.000; € 125.000; € 100.000 (per year for a five-year period).
Application Deadline: Deadline for submission to the ICOS of the association AUHL: 5 January 2016; UAB, AUG: 15 January 2016; AKUL, AUHA: please contact the ICOS.
Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholarship and Leadership Program in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Oxford, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants should be applying to start a new graduate course at Oxford.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate degree at University of Oxford.
Award Details: Total offer is of 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs (at least £13,863).
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 8 or 22 January 2016, depending on your course.
Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) for Nepalese Students, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Korean Government
Eligible Students: Must be a citizen of the country to which scholarships are offered, which is also applied to his/her parents. Both applicant and his/her parents must not be a holder of Korean citizenship
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing an undergraduate degree at higher educational institutions in Korea.
Award Details: The scholarship includes Monthly Stipend: 800,000 won per month.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 13 November, 2015.
Intermediate Fellowships for Nepalese
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students: To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant must be a national or legal resident of a low- and middle-income country.
Courses: Fellowships are available for an independent research program.
Award Details: Fellowships provide support that includes: a basic salary for the fellow -research expenses (e.g. consumables, equipment, collaborative travel, research assistance, technical support, and fieldwork and data collection); training costs where appropriate and justified an inflation and flexible funding allowance -support to attend scientific meetings; provision for public engagement costs. Contributions to costs of the project which are directly incurred by the overseas institution may be provided.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 12 November 2015.
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships for Nepalese Students
Scholarship Provider: Government of Canada
Eligible Students: To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant should not be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada; Must not have applied for permanent residence under the Canadian immigration laws.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University.
Award Details: The maximum annual value of the doctoral research scholarship for international students is $20 000. During the eligibility period (nine sessions or 36 months), the scholarship holder may receive up to nine payments totaling $60 000. Each payment is up to $6 667 covers a period of four months or one session.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 1st, 2015.
World Citizen Talent Scholarships for Nepalese Students in Netherlands, 2016
Scholarship Provider: Hague University, Netherlands
Eligible Students: Applicants are eligible to apply if he/she comes from outside the European Union (and not from Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Surinam).
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor degree level at Hague University.
Award Details: Scholarships each worth EUR 5,000 are available to prospective bachelor degree students.
Application Deadline: Applications will be open on 1 November 2015 to 31 March 2016.
NEF Research Grant Program for Asia-Pacific Region
Scholarship Provider: Nagao Natural Environment Foundation
Eligible Students: An applicant must be a national of developing country in the Asia-Pacific region
Courses: The NEF Research Grant Program supports academic and scientific research.
Award Details: The maximum grant size in this program is 500,000 Japanese yen per project for a maximum duration of two year.
Application Deadline: 19 October 2015.
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Developing Countries in Germany
Scholarship Provider: Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) International Climate Initiative, Germany.
Eligible Students: To be eligible for the fellowship applicant must have university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) completed with outstanding results less than 12 years prior to the start of the fellowship; Clearly visible leadership potential demonstrated by experience in a leadership position, or appropriate references.
Course: This fellowship is for pursuing research program in Germany.
Award Details: The fellowship amount reflects the fellow’s academic and professional qualifications, current position and professional experience and is currently set at 2,150
EUR, 2,450 EUR or 2,750 EUR per month. This includes a mobility lump sum and a contribution towards health and
Application Deadline: The next application round is scheduled to start on 15 October 2015.
Millennium Development Scholarship for International Students in UK, 2016
Scholarship Provider: University of the West of England (UWE) Bristol, UK
Eligible Students: Students must have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate, master’s degree level at UWE Bristol.
Award Details: The scholarship total offer is of 100% full fees.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 October 2015.
MMMF Grants for Women of Developing Countries Nepal, 2016
Provider: Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund, USA
Eligible Students: The MMMF awards education grants on a competitive basis to exceptional women from developing countries that have financial need and are committed to working to empower women and children.
Courses: Grant is available towards the completion of the degree program in Canada and USA.
Award Details: An MMMF grant covers only a portion of the total costs for an academic year.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 16 January 2016.
Asia Leadership Fellowship Program (ALFP) in Japan, 2016
Scholarship Provider: The International House of Japan and the Japan Foundation.
Eligible Students: Applicants must have a good command of English to engage in deep and substantial discussions in English. The ALFP is open to citizens of Northeast-, Southeast- and South-Asian countries and regions, aged 35 to 59, inclusive.
Course: Fellowship is available for collaborative and individual research/exchange activities.
Award Details: The program will provide each fellow with the following; Round-trip airfare between Tokyo and the city where the fellow is based; a daily allowance (to cover accommodations, meals and other incidentals); Medical insurance during the Program in Japan; Other costs related to group activities set by the Program.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is December 25, 2015.
INSEAD Deepak and Sunita Gupta Endowed Scholarship for Developing Countries
Scholarship Provider: INSEAD Business School
Eligible Students: Candidates from emerging/developing countries who can demonstrate proven financial need.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing master degree program at INSEAD Business School.
Award Details: Scholarship has a value of Up to €25,000.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 9 November 2015 (application will open on 26 October 2015).
INSEAD Ian Potter ’93D and Family Endowed Asia Scholarship in Singapore
Scholarship Provider: Ian Potter ’93D, Singapore
Eligible Students: Candidates admitted to the MBA program from the Asia qualify. Preference will be given to participants from developing countries and candidates who justify financial need.
Course: Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree at Asia Campus in Singapore.
Award Details: The value of Asia scholarship is up to €10,000.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 9 November 2015 (application will open on 26 October 2015).
Chevening Scholarships for Postgraduate Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organizations.
Eligible Students: The applicant must have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry to a post-graduate program at a UK university. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honours degree in the UK
Course: The program provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree at any UK University.
Award Details: A full Chevening Scholarship award normally comprises university tuition fees; a monthly stipend; travel costs to and from the UK; an arrival allowance; a homeward departure allowance; a thesis grant; a grant for study materials; a study travel allowance; the cost of one visa application; a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 3 November 2015.
IGIDR-IDRC Scholarships and Fellowships for Asian Countries Students
Scholarship Provider: International Development Research Center, Canada (IDRC)
Eligible Students: The scholarship minimum qualification for admission to M.Sc. program includes one of the following degrees or their equivalents: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Economics/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Statistics/Bachelor of Science in Physics or Mathematics/Bachelor of Technology/Bachelor of Engineering, with at least a Second Class/Division for Economics discipline and First Class/Division for other disciplines. The applicant must have studied Mathematics at the higher secondary (12 years School Leaving Examination) or higher level.
Courses: Scholarships and fellowships are available to visit IGIDR for a period of 12 months (extendable to a maximum of another 12 months) to undertake doctoral and postdoctoral research in any field within Economics, with a special focus on Labor Market and Industrial Policy.
Award Details: Selected Masters applicant will receive IDRC funded scholarships that include: monthly scholarship of INR 10000, Medical Coverage of INR 25000 per year, and one time travel grant up to a maximum of INR 50000; Selected M.Phil applicant will receive IDRC funded fellowships that include: a monthly stipend of INR 17000/- in the first two years, Medical coverage of INR 25000 per year; Selected visiting doctoral applicant will be paid INR 26000 a month towards scholarship; Selected postdoctoral applicants will be paid a fellowship of INR 50000 per month; Research grant of INR 100000, and conference travel support up to a maximum of INR 150000.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 30, 2015.
Edinburgh Global Development Academy Masters Scholarships in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Eligible Students: The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.
Courses: Scholarships are available for pursuing masters degree level at University of Edinburgh.
Award Details: Each scholarship for students from less developed countries will cover the overseas rate of tuition fee, while a further two scholarships will cover the UK/EU rate of tuition fee only.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 10 April 2015.
MBA Full-time Scholarship for Female Students at University of Strathclyde in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Strathclyde, UK
Eligible Students: To be eligible for these scholarship candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. Leadership/management skills or potential, overall quality of the application and financial need will also be considered.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Strathclyde.
Award Details: The amount of scholarship is £10,000. Awards will automatically be deducted from tuition fees.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 May 2015.
Tibetan Scholarship Program (TSP) for Masters Studies in USA
Scholarship Provider: The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
Eligible Students: To be eligible for these scholarship applicants should be born on or after January 1, 1980; applicants must have secured a minimum of 50 percent in their Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree programs.
Courses: Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s degree program in the United States.
Award Details: Since the State Department funds a portion of these costs, The Tibet Fund raises an additional $250,000 to fully cover the expenses of students.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 31, 2015.
TICA Fellowships for Annual International Training Courses (AITC) in Thailand
Scholarship Provider: Royal Thai Government (Thailand International Development Cooperation Agency), Thailand
Eligible Students: To be eligible for these fellowship applicants must be fluent in written and verbal English (the course will be conducted in English); be in good health, both physically and mentally.
Courses: Fellowships are available for 4-week training program..
Award Details: Royal Thai Government will be responsible for the allowances and expense.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 31, 2015.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs BSU Master Scholarship Program in Denmark
Scholarship Provider: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
Eligible Students: Applicants must be bachelor graduate from one of the following universities in order to apply: University of Ghana (Ghana), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (Ghana), Sokoine University of Agriculture (Tanzania), Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College (Tanzania), State University of Zanzibar (Tanzania), Gulu University (Uganda) or Kathmandu University (Nepal).
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing master degree program at a Danish university.
Award Details: The successful applicants will be offered a scholarship which will cover tuition fee, travel costs, field work cost in home country, accommodation and allowances during the study period.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15th March 2015.
HM King’s and HM Queen’s Scholarships
Scholarship Provider: Royal Thai Government (RTG), Thailand
Eligible Students: Applicants must be any citizen of Asian countries.
Course: Scholarships are awarded for pursuing master’s degree program at the Asian Institute of Technology.
Award Details: Each scholarship award covers tuition and fees, accommodation, and a bursary for living expenses in AIT’s residential campus for the entire period of the 22-month master’s degree program
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 March 2015.
International Students House Residential Scholarships for Developing Countries in UK
Scholarship Provider: (ISH) International Students House, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants must Students should be from a developing or emerging country and intending to return on completion of their studies; Preference will be given to postgraduate students.
Course: This is a two year residential scholarship program for postgraduate students.
Award Details: ISH provides a range of residential scholarships which provide free accommodation at ISH for up to a year and in exceptional circumstances up to three years.
Application Deadline: Scholarship applications for the 2016/2017 academic year will open after the first semester of the 2015/2016 academic year.
RNTC Fellowships for Developing Countries’ Students in Netherlands
Scholarship Provider: RNTC, Netherlands
Eligible Students: RNTC’s Fellowships are available for professional journalists, program-makers, broadcast trainers and managers coming from the following countries (a combined NFP list and low-middle-income countries according to the World Bank criteria).
Course: Fellowships are available for RNTC postgraduate courses of different duration.
Award Details: RNTC Fellowships are unlike NFP fellowships Partial: they cover the course fee (up to 50%), not the costs for travel and accommodation.
Application Deadline: There are various deadlines.
TWAS Prizes for Nepalese Students
Scholarship Provider: The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
Eligible Students: Applicants must be Scientific research achievement of outstanding significance for the development of scientific thought; Outstanding contribution to the application of Science and Technology to industry or to human well-being in a developing country; Members of TWAS and candidates for TWAS membership are not eligible for TWAS Prizes; Self-nominations will not be considered.
Course: Prizes are available to individual scientists.
Award Details: Each year the Academy awards eight TWAS prizes of USD15, 000 each. Each prize is accompanied by a medal.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 28th February 2015.
RSM MBA Scholarships for International Students in Netherlands
Scholarship Provider: Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
Eligible Students: Any MBA candidate that has submitted their MBA Program Application by 1 May 2015 and if offered a place on International Full-time MBA Program commencing January 2016 is eligible to apply. Award is open to high potential candidates who are in need of financial aid to enable them to pursue their MBA degree at RSM.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time MBA Program at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University.
Award Details: Each RSM MBA Diversity scholarship will be awarded as a €10,000 tuition fee waiver. Dean’s Assistance awards are available with a value of up to 50% offered as a MBA tuition fee waiver.
Application Deadline: There are applications round 01 October 2015 and 01 December 2015.
TUBITAK Graduate Scholarship Program for International Students in Turkey
Scholarship Provider: The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK)
Eligible Students: The scholarship is open to all students who want to undertake a graduate degree program in Turkey.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate degree level.
Award Details: The scholarships will consist of: A monthly stipend of 1.500 Turkish Liras (TL) for MSc/MA students; A monthly stipend of 1.800 Turkish Liras (TL) for PhD students; Tuition Fee (up to 2.000 Turkish Liras); A monthly allowance for health insurance coverage for the award holder only; All scholarship awardees who successfully complete a Master’s program will be rewarded scholarship for a PhD program on the condition that they are admitted to a program at a Turkish University.
Application Deadline: Application deadline is 3 April 2015.
Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) for Developing Countries’ Students
Scholarship Provider: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation.
Eligible Students: The NFP is meant for professionals who are nationals of and work and live in one of the 51 NFP countries.
Course: Fellowships are available for masters degree program, short courses and PhD Studies at a Dutch higher education institution which offers the NFP-qualified course.
Award Details: An NFP fellowship is intended to supplement the salary that the fellow should continue to receive during the study period. The allowance is a contribution towards the costs of living, the costs of tuition fees, visas, travel, insurance and thesis research. If applicable, the fellowship holder is expected to cover the difference between the actual costs and the amount of the personal NFP allowances.
Application Deadline: The application will open form 3 February 2015.
Bristol MBA Scholarships for UK/EU and International Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of the West of England, UK
Eligible Students: Scholarships will be available to all applicants who provide evidence of the following: Relevant career progression and achievement leading to MBA study; Relevant professional and/or academic development leading to MBA study; Written testimonial explaining how the Bristol MBA will help the applicant to better understand the business world from different perspectives
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time and executive (part-time) MBA program at University of the West of England.
Award Details: Scholarships include 10% of fees.
Application Deadline: The deadline for application is 31 October 2015 for the MBA commencing in January 2016.
Dean’s MBA Bursary for International Students at University of Central Lancashire in UK
Scholarship Provider: University of Central Lancashire, UK
Eligible Students: Applicants must hold a conditional offer to study MBA at UCLan
Course: Bursary is available for pursuing MBA program at University of Central Lancashire.
Award Details: The Dean’s bursary of £3,000 is available to all applicants for the MBA programme for 2015.
Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is Friday 3rd July 2015.
UNESCO/Czech Republic Co-Sponsored Fellowships Program
Scholarship Provider: UNESCO and Czech Republic Government
Eligible Students: There is no possibility to change neither the field of study nor the study programme once the fellowship is awarded. The donor country highly recommends the following field of studies: Natural Resources and Environment, Forestry Engineering, Tropical Agriculture, Water and Landscape Management, Economics and Finance, Environment, Ecology and Environmental Protection, Informatics, Engineering Informatics, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Energy Engineering. Preference will be given to students who will take these fields of study.
Course: Government of the Czech Republic has placed at the disposal of UNESCO three long-term fellowships for undergraduate studies (which comprise the Bachelor’s and Master’s study programmes for the academic year 2016-2017) for the benefit of certain developing Member States.
Award Details: Facilities offered by the Government of the Czech Republic: Tuition is free of charge; A monthly allowance of 14,000 Czech Crowns (1 euro = approximately 25 crowns) for students undertaking bachelor and master’s study program (Should this allowance be considered insufficient, the applying Member State may consider granting a partial contribution, or, the candidate may have to seek other funds from private sources to complement this allowance)
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 30 September 2015.
Sir Ratan Tata Fellowships for South Asian Students in UK
Scholarship Provider: The Sir Ratan Tata Foundation and the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Eligible Students: The Sir Ratan Tata Foundation and the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) invites applications for the Sir Ratan Tata Fellowship, now in its eighteenth year. Applicants should be scholars in the social sciences with experience of research on South Asia. Applicants should have completed a PhD – the fellowship is not intended for students registered for a degree or diploma, nor is it intended for senior academics.
Course: Fellowships are available for pursuing research program.
Award Details: The Fellow will receive a monthly subsistence allowance of up to £1,500 a month, and will also be provided with shared office space and access to research facilities at the School.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 11th May 2015.
UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Scholarships for SAARC Countries in Bhutan
Scholarship Provider: South Asia Foundation
Eligible Students: To be eligible for scholarship the candidates must be class XII pass with minimum of 55% in English; He/She should be fluent in English (both in written and speaking); He/She should produce English Language Proficiency Certificate from recognized/competent institutions; He/she should be below 35 years of age and need to submit the birth certificate along with other relevant documents.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing degree program at College of Natural Resources (CNR), Royal University of Bhutan in Lobesa,Punakha, Bhutan from July 2014 to July 2017. After completing sustainable degree program in CNR, students will also need to undergo one-year research program in UWICE (August 2017- July 2018).
Award Details: The scholarship will cover: Tuition fees; Economy air travel from the scholar’s place of residence within SAARC to Bhutan and back; Monthly stipend of Nu. 12,000.00 based on existing SAARC scholarship rate to cover logistics and personal expenses; Nominal book allowance and printings (Nu. 5000.00 per year); In-country travel as per Royal Government of Bhutan’s rate (Nu. 150.00 per day while on travel).
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15th June, 2015.
GPTS Doctoral Scholarships in Transcultural Studies at Heidelberg University, Germany
Scholarship Provider: The Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context” at Heidelberg University (a part of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments)
Eligible Students: Applicants must hold an M.A. or equivalent in a discipline of the humanities or social sciences with an above-average grade, and must propose a research project with a strong affiliation to the research framework of the Cluster.
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing doctoral program at Heidelberg University.
Award Details: The Graduate Program offers a monthly scholarship of 1200 Euro.
Application Deadline: The last date to apply is March 15, 2015.
International Excellence Postgraduate Taught Scholarships at Swansea University in UK
Scholarship Provider: Swansea University, UK
Eligible Students: International Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate if applicants are a national of (or permanently domiciled in) Colombia and Brazil or Ecuador, USA, Canada, UK , China, Norway, Pakistan, Nigeria, Ghana, Jordan, Egypt, India, Nepal, Turkey, Cyprus, Greece, Germany, Spain, Indonesia and all the other international countries (non-EU countries).
Course: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate taught program at Swansea University.
Award Details: A number of scholarships £4000 or £2000 (for students from Cyprus, Greece, Germany, Spain) to international students will be awarded. Scholarships will be used to offset tuition fees.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 6th July 2015.
Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund/Foreign Students Research Grant in Japan
Scholarship Provider: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd., Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund
Eligible Students: Foreign students or researchers from an Asia-Pacific country/area who are currently staying in Japan.
Course: Grants are available for conducting research.
Award Details: Maximum 1,200,000 yen per grantee will be available to approximately 32 grantees. An amount from 240,000 to 960,000 yen per grantee was provided to 32 grantees for the 2013 program. (Depending upon the results of the Grantee Screening Committee’s assessment, the actual amount for some grantees could be less than the originally requested amount). The Kobayashi Fund will provide each grantee with a research grant to be used for expenses (transportation/accommodation for travel, purchase of reference books/archives, etc.) pertaining to the research activities in Japan and Asia-Pacific countries/regions.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is February 28, 2015.
IDRC Research Awards for Canadian and Developing Countries Students
Scholarship Provider: The International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Canada
Eligible Students: Applicants must be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada, or a citizen of a developing country.
Course: These awards are intended for field research in one or more developing countries.
Award Details: Salary for one year: CA$39,797-CA$46,070. For payroll purposes, awardees are considered as full-time employees of IDRC. Benefits include Employer contributions to Employment Insurance, Employer Health Tax, Canada Pension Plan, and paid vacation leave. Some travel and research expenses are also supported, up to a maximum of CA$15,000.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 6, 2015.
Georg Forster Research Fellowship (HERMES) for Nepalese Students
Scholarship Provider: Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and is Co financed by the European Union (EU) in the 7th Framework Programme.
Eligible Students: In providing Georg Forster Research Fellowships for experienced researchers, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation enables highly-qualified scientists and scholars from abroad, who completed their doctorates less than twelve years ago 1 to spend extended periods of research (6-18 months; may be divided up into a maximum of three blocks) in Germany. Candidates are expected to have their own, clearly defined research profile. This means they should usually be working at least at the level of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Group Leader or be able to document independent research work over a number of years.
Course: Fellowship is awarded for postdoctoral researchers to carry out long-term research of their own choice (6 to 24 months) at a research institution in Germany together with an academic host they have chosen yourself.
Award Details: The scholarship covers A monthly fellowship of 2,650 EUR for postdoctoral researchers (doctorate completed within the last four years) or 3,150 EUR for experienced researchers (doctorate completed within the last 12 years).
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 15 June 2015.
Crawford Fund Fellowship for Developing Countries Students in Australia
Scholarship Provider: The Crawford Fund, Australia
Eligible Students: The fellowship is open to citizens of selected developing countries.
Courses: The successful recipient shall spend up to three months at an Australian institution receiving further training in an aspect of agricultural research or resource development.
Award Details: The successful recipient shall spend up to three months at an Australian institution receiving further training in an aspect of agricultural research or resource development. The training shall have relevance to the needs of the recipient’s home country and the benefits that may accrue from the award of the Fellowship.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is June every year.
Imam Bukhari and Imam Tirmizi Visiting Research Fellowships in UK
Scholarship Provider: Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, UK
Eligible Students: These Visiting Research Fellowships, open to citizens of countries in Asia or Africa, are intended to encourage interaction among academics from different traditions of learning. Preference will be given to those studying classical Islamic sciences, although other areas in the humanities and social sciences will be considered.
Course: The Imam Bukhari and Imam Tirmizi Research Fellows will be expected to devote their time to research and writing and to participate in the Centre’s academic activities.
Award Details: Each Visiting Research Fellow will be provided shared office accommodation, a stipend of £3000, and membership of the Common Room.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is December every year.
Here we are providing you scholarships for Nepalese students which can help the students of this country to get financial aid easily for higher education at home and overseas.
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