Many international universities around the world are offering a range of scholarships to exceptional Pakistani students. Scholarships are offered to Pakistani students in various fields, including Engineering, Science, Arts, Law and Management.
If you are a Pakistani student and find yourself in need of scholarship funds to meet your educational requirements, then you can apply for the relevant scholarships offered by international universities. The information on this blog comes directly from well-informed experts with knowledge about scholarships exclusively for Pakistani Students. With each of the scholarships there are some conditions and prerequisites and you have to meet all of them in order to get your application considered.
The purpose of these scholarships programme is to provide a comprehensive career development platform for Pakistani students with a passion for developing a career in Pakistan and abroad. Scholarships have been modified to provide maximum industry coverage, networking and learning opportunities in a professional, cultural and personal level.
So lets cast light on lucrative scholarships for Pakistani students.
ACFJ MA Journalism Fellowships at Ateneo de Manila University
Konrad Adenauer Asian Center for Journalism at Ateneo de Manila University awards MA Journalism fellowships for Asian working journalists. Fellowships are available for journalists who can demonstrate excellence in their work and are contributing in a significant way to the press in their own societies. The application deadline is 15 January 2016.
Asian Women In Business Scholarship (AWIB) Fund in USA
Applications are invited for Asian Women in Business (AWIB) scholarship for Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/or entrepreneurship. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the US at the time of application and award. The closing date for application is 31st October 2015.
NEF Research Grant Programme for Pakistani Applicants
Nagao Natural Environment Foundation is offering NEF research grant programme for Students of Pakistan. The NEF Research Grant Programme supports academic and scientific research. The maximum grant size in this programme is 500,000 Japanese yen per project for a maximum duration of two year. The closing date for application is 19 October 2015.
NATO Defense College (NDC) PfP, MD and OMC/PAG Fellowships
Applications are invited for NATO fellowships in the field of defence & security policy research & related to NATO and its partners. Two Fellowships are available for candidates from PfP countries, two for candidates from MD countries, two for candidates from NATO countries, and one for a candidate from an OMC/PAG Country. The duration of each Fellowship is four months. This will cover the costs of his/her stay in Rome and his/her travel expenses. The application deadline is 30 September 2015.
Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship
University of Essex is inviting applications for Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship which supports overseas students from specified countries who are funding their own studies at the University of Essex. The scholarship is awarded as a partial tuition fee waiver and is available for students on postgraduate taught Masters Courses (excluding MBA). Applicants who have firmly accepted an offer of a place by 30 September 2015, and met the academic conditions of entry, will be considered for these scholarships.
TWAS-USM Fellowships for Visiting Researchers
TWAS-Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) is inviting applications for fellowships for visiting researchers. Fellowships are open for scientists from developing countries (other than Malaysia) who wish to pursue advanced research in natural sciences. Fellowships are tenable for a minimum period of one month to a maximum of three months at a school/department of the Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). USM will provide a standard monthly allowance which should be used to cover living costs, such as accommodation and food. The application deadline is 15 September 2015.
TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Consortia)
Applications are invited for TWAS research grants available for a period of 18 months. Grants are awarded to high-level promising research projects in biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics carried out by research consortia in the 81 S&T-lagging countries identified by TWAS. Applications from women scientists and those working in Least Developed Countries are especially encouraged. Research Grants to research consortia amount to a maximum of USD20,000. The deadline for receiving applications is 31 August.
Mexican Government Scholarship Program
Applications are invited for Mexican Government scholarship program available for foreign students. Scholarships for academic studies are offered for those who preferred to take complete programs for Specialization, Master’s or PhD Degrees and Postgraduate Researches. Likewise, the offer includes academic mobility for Bachelor’s and Postgraduate Degree. On the other hand, the scholarships for special programs are offered to take short-term fellowships addressed to Visiting Professors, Researchers in Mexico’s issues, Media Contributors, Art Production Fellowships, etc. The closing date for application Deadline: August 31, 2015.
MMMF Grant for Women of Developing Countries
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund is offering grant for women of developing countries in South Africa. Applicant must be women and enrolled at the University of Pretoria, the University of Cape Town, the University of Stellenbosch or the University of Witwatersrand. The application deadline is August 30, 2015.
Sussex Pakistan Scholarships for Pakistani Students in UK, 2015
Applications are offered by University of Sussex for pursuing masters degree program. Scholarship has a value of £3,000. Scholarship will be awarded as a fee reduction. In order to be eligible for a scholarship you must be a self-financing student from Pakistan and have accepted an offer of a full-time place on a Masters course at the University of Sussex commencing in September 2015. The application deadline is 1 August 2015.
Daniel Pearl Fellowship for Journalists in USA
Applications are invited for Daniel Pearl Fellowship from professional journalists of Muslim-majority countries. This six month fellowship is awarded for journalists to work full time at U.S. host news organizations while developing their journalism skills. The fellowship program begins in March with a two-week orientation seminar in Washington, DC designed to prepare the fellows. The application deadline is August 1, 2015.
Macedonian Government Undergraduate Scholarships
Applications are invited for Macedonian government scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate studies for the academic 2014/2015 at the University of Information Science and Technology. The scholarships are available to outstanding students, not older than 22 years old. Successful applicants will sign a contract with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia. Application should be submitted till July 31, 2015.
International Scholarships at Southampton Solent University in UK
Southampton Solent University is offering scholarships for international students to pursue a full-time course for 2015 entry. Scholarships are open for the students of Africa, Bangladesh, Japan, North and South America, India, Pakistan, South Korea and Turkey. Scholarship Award of £1,000 towards tuition fee payment for first year of study will be awarded. The application deadline is 31 July 2015.
ESMT Masters in Management Scholarships for Pakistani Students
European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) is inviting applications for masters in management scholarships to cover partial tuition. There are four types of scholarships available: one ESMT Americas Scholarship; one ESMT Asia Scholarship; one ESMT Central and Eastern Europe Scholarship and one ESMT Middle East and Africa Scholarship. The value of each scholarship is up to € 10,000. Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievement, leadership potential, and interpersonal skills. The application deadline is July 31, 2015.
K-Arts Art Major Asian Scholarship for Pakistani Students
Korea National University of Arts is offering Art Major Asian Scholarship to conduct advanced studies. Applicants must hold a citizenship of eligible countries and must have graduated or be scheduled to graduate from a high school (university) by 29th February, 2016. Applicants who apply for the master’s program must hold a Bachelor’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than a Bachelor’s degree. The application deadline is 31 July, 2015.
Intermediate Fellowships for Developing Countries in Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Wellcome Trust is offering research fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Research should be aimed at understanding and improving public health and tropical medicine of local, national and global relevance. Fellows must be based primarily in a low- and middle-income country. Preliminary application deadline is 29 April 2015 and full application deadline is 8 July 2015.
MSc Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Sheffield University Management School is awarding up to 8 Msc scholarships valued at £7,000 each. Scholarships are awarded for students from America, UK, India and Pakistan who have a first or upper second class UK honours degree, or equivalent. Selection will be based on merit. All students who are eligible for a scholarship and have accepted their offer before the closing date i.e. 6 June 2015 will be automatically considered.
Need Based Scholarship for Pakistani Students at Lahore School of Economics
Lahore School of Economics is awarding need based scholarship for Pakistani students to pursue undergraduate programme. This scholarship is awarded in the areas of Economics, Business and Social Sciences. A limited number of 50% Need Based Scholarships (which is equivalent to 50% of the total tuition fees for the term) are available to students. The deadline for application submission is 1st July 2015.
Carmudi PK Scholarship Program for Postgraduate Studies
The Carmudi invites applications for scholarship program to undertake studies in Economics, Business, Engineering, IT, Marketing or relevant majors in any participating partner university. The scholarship of 30,000 PKR per semester will be awarded to one student annually. The scholarship strives to reward the excellence in studies and also comes with other incentives such as a guaranteed job interview for a relevant position at Carmudi. The application deadline is 1st of July, 2015.
Newcastle University Pakistan Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Newcastle University announces three Pakistan scholarships awards for 2015-16 academic year. Pakistan Scholarship awards are available to high achieving Pakistani students applying for entry onto postgraduate Master’s degree programmes at Newcastle University commencing their studies in September 2015. Each scholarship will have a value of £3,000, payable towards the first year of tuition fees. The last date to apply is 30th June 2015.
MS International Federation McDonald Fellowships for Pakistani Students
MS International Federation is awarding a number of McDonald Fellowships to young researchers from emerging countries. Fellowships enable the recipient to travel to an established research institution to work with leading researchers in MS with a view to returning to their own country to establish a programme of MS research. The fellowship consists of a two-year grant, around UK £30,000 per year, to cover travel and living costs, and an additional contribution of UK £2,000 per year to the host institution. The deadline for nominations is 30 June 2015.
International Students House Residential Scholarships for Developing Countries
Applications are invited for ISH residential scholarships in London for the September 2015 intake. 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 who are studying a course that will provide skills to assist in the development of their home country. Scholarships provide free accommodation at ISH for up to a year and in exceptional circumstances up to three years. The deadline to apply for an ISH Residential Scholarship for the 2015/2016 academic year is 30 June 2015.
HEC AHBP Scholarships for Balochistani Students
Applications are invited for Balochistan scholarships available to under privileged candidates of Balochistan for MS/MPhil leading to PhD and PhD programme. Applicant must possess Local/Domicile certificate from Balochistan Province and must have completed 16 years of education (Bachelor/Masters). The applications deadline is June 10th, 2015.
Annemarie Schimmel Scholarship for Pakistani Students
Annemarie Schimmel Scholarship offers Pakistani woman to do pot graduate studies in Humanities, Sciences, Medical, Physiotherapy, Radiography, Economic development, Social sciences to Study at a Recognized Institution in UK 2012.The applications will close on 7th June 2015.
2015 MBA Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Sheffield University Management School is inviting applications for MBA scholarships. Students from India, Pakistan and UK are eligible for these scholarships. Applicants must have a first or upper second class UK honors degree or equivalent and should have received at least a conditional offer from the University to study on the full-time MBA programme. The last date to apply is 6th June 2015.
Arts, Huma MSc Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Cardiff University is inviting applications for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarships for 2015 -2016 academic year. 50 awards available to for all new international students across all subject areas. Successful applicants will be notified by 29th June. The application deadline is 30th May 2015.
MBA Full-time Scholarship for Female Students at University of Strathclyde
University of Strathclyde offers full-time scholarship for female students from Asia/Africa. Candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements that they are an excellent team player, with a strong vision for the future. One scholarship of £10,000 will be automatically deducted from tuition fees. The application deadline is 31st May 2015.
3ie Scholarship for Pakistani Students
University of East Anglia is inviting applications for 3ie scholarship. One 3ie scholarship is available for applicants from less developed countries who apply for a place on the Msc Impact Evaluation for International Development. The Scholarship covers £10,000 of the course tuition fee and one return economy flight. The scholarship is provided to study Msc Impact Evaluation for International Development. All applicants are expected to have met the School’s English language requirements and been offered and accepted a place on the course by this date. The closing date for application is 30 May 2015.
IDPM Development Leadership Scholarships for Pakistani Students
University of Manchester is offering three IDPM Development Leadership Scholarships. Scholarships provide a full tuition fee waiver for on-campus Masters programmes commencing in September 2015, valued at up to £16,000. To be eligible for the scholarships, applicants should already hold an unconditional offer to study on an IDPM Master’s programme and must not have previously studied in a developed country. The closing date for applications for September 2015 is 29 May 2015.
IDRC Doctoral Research Awards for Developing Countries
IDRC offers research awards for developing countries’ students for pursuing doctoral studies at a Canadian university. These awards are intended for field research in one or more developing countries. Students must have completed coursework and passed comprehensive exams before taking up the award. Approximately 20 to 25 awards are offered per competition and will cover justifiable field research expenses up to CA$20,000 a year. The application deadline is May 20, 2015.
HEC Fully Funded PhD Scholarships for Pakistani Students
The HEC and Cambridge Commonwealth Trust (CCT) jointly funds PhD scholarships for University of Cambridge. Scholarships are awarded for Pakistani students to undertake direct PhD & MS/MPhil leading to PhD Program at University of Cambridge. Total 5 scholarships are available and all scholarships will be awarded on open merit. This is fully funded scholarship which will cover university/college tuition fee, stipend and return air fare. The deadline application for application is May 15, 2015.
Fulbright Degree Grants for Pakistani Students
Applications are invited for Fulbright grants available for Pakistani students to pursue graduate study (Master’s or PhD degree) in the United States. All disciplines except for clinical medicine are eligible to apply. Women, minorities, people with disabilities or from disadvantaged backgrounds are also especially encouraged to apply. All Pakistanis selected for Fulbright awards are obliged to return to Pakistan within 30 days of completing their programs and to serve a residency requirement (a minimum of two years). The application deadline is 13 May 2015.
UKAA Merit-Cum-Need Scholarship for Pakistani Students
Applications are invited for UKAA scholarship from Pakistani students. The scholarship is awarded for pursuing Intermediate, Bachelor and Master degree programs in the fields of science, pharmacy, engineering, medicine and business administration. Scholarship of $40,040 will be awarded on the merit-cum-need basis. The closing date for application is March 16, 2015.
Charles Wallace Pakistan Trust (CWPT) Visiting Fellowship Programme
Applications are invited for Charles Wallace Fellowship from Pakistani mid-career professionals who wish to undertake short visits to the United Kingdom. A fellowship may last for between three weeks and three months. Award holders will receive a grant of £1,400 per month, and a contribution of £815 towards international travel costs. They must make all their own arrangements in the UK in consultation with their host institution. The closing date for application is 1st April, 2015
Pakistan Merit Undergraduate Scholarships for Pakistani Students
University of Sheffield is inviting applications for merit undergraduate scholarships for the year 2015. Two Scholarships are available for Pakistani Students. Each scholarship is worth 50% of the postgraduate yearly tuition fee per year. The scholarships will take the form of a fee reduction. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the supporting statement. The application deadline is 24 April 2015
Abraaj RCA Innovation Scholarship for Pakistani Students
Applications are invited for Abraaj RCA Scholarship for pursuing masters degree programme. Every year, for a period of five years, a cohort of five outstanding scholars will be selected for the scholarship. Scholarship will cover full international tuition fees to study at a Master’s level for two years at the Royal College of Art in London. A significant contribution towards living costs will also be provided. The application deadline is 10 April, 2015.
Arturo Falaschi ICGEB Predoctoral Fellowships for Pakistani Students
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) is offering Predoctoral fellowships for the nationals of an ICGEB Member State. These fellowships are awarded for pursuing PhD programme in life sciences at the Open University (UK) and the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) (Italy), the Jawaharlal Nehru University (India) and the University of Cape Town (South Africa). Fellowships are awarded up to 3 (three) years with the possibility of 1-year extension. Students must submit their applications by 31 March, 2015.
Development Scholarships for Pakistani Students and Developing Countries in Czech Republic
The Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University through the support of the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport offers seven development scholarships for developing countries. Applications for these scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and/or countries going through a process of political and economic transition, who are applying for study in one of Bachelor’s studies or Master’s studies programmes at Charles University Faculty of Social Sciences from academic year 2015/2016. The deadline for scholarship applications is 30th April 2015.
OFID Scholarship Award for Pakistani Students
OFID (The OPEC Fund for International Development) is funding scholarship for students of developing countries (except OFID Member Countries). Scholarship is awarded for pursuing graduate studies in a development-related discipline. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must first obtain admission to pursue a Master’s (graduate) degree in any recognized university/college in the world. The tuition fees, including any supplementary examination fees, as may be required by the academic institution, will be paid by OFID directly to the academic institution. The application deadline is May 8, 2015 for 2015/2016 academic year.
IMTFI’s Call for Research Proposals for Developing Countries
The Institute for Money, Technology & Financial Inclusion at the University of California, Irvine call for research proposals. Researchers of developing countries are eligible for this proposal. This call is open for original scholarly research on the use of money as a means of saving, storing, and transferring value for those who live on less than $1USD/day. The Institute will consider budgets of up to US$20,000 to be used for direct research expenses only and expects most budget requests to fall between US$5,000 and $15,000. Application deadline is 1st April, 2015.
Mark Bickerton/ISH Memorial Scholarship for Pakistani Students
London Metropolitan University is inviting applications for memorial scholarship available for Pakistani students. The scholarship will cover the tuition fees for a Master’s programme at London Met. One year’s accommodation at International Students House, food will be provided, one return flight from Pakistan as well as a stipend of £400 a month is included in the scholarship. The application deadline is 30 April 2015 for the September 2015 intake.
Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine
Wellcome Trust is inviting applications for masters fellowships to undertake research training at Master’s degree level. Master’s degrees by distance learning can be supported. Fellows must be based in a low- or middle-income country for their research project. A Fellowship normally provides up to 30 months’ support. A period of 12 months should normally be dedicated to undertaking a taught Master’s course at a recognised centre of excellence, combined with up to 18 months to undertake a research project. The application deadline is 2 March 2015.
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Pakistani Students
Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) International Climate Initiative is inviting applications for Fellowships for Developing Countries. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually. Fellowships are open for young climate experts from developing countries interested in conducting a project in Germany and developing long-term collaborations. The completed application form including all the necessary additional documentation must be submitted by the closing date for applications (15 March 2015).
Japan Foundation for UNU PhD Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Applications are invited for UNU scholarships available for applicants from developing countries to undertake PhD program in Sustainability Science. A limited number of PhD scholarships (covering tuition fees and living costs) for a maximum of 36 months are awarded for outstanding applicants who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance. The application deadline is 30 April 2015.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships at University of Nottingham
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for developing solutions masters scholarships available for the students of Africa, India or one of the listed countries of the Commonwealth. 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 application deadline is 24 April 2015.
IOE Centenary Masters Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Institute of Education London offers a small number of masters scholarships for international students for the academic year 2015. The scholarships will cover full tuition fees and accommodation at International Students House.The application deadline is 16th March 2015.
International Space University MSc Scholarships for Pakistani Students
International Space University is offering MSc scholarship to students who are unable to cover all of their tuition fees. This aid is available to selected applicants and covers a portion of their fees. Students from Europe, USA, Canada and developing countries are eligible to apply for this MSc scholarship. Scholarship is granted on the basis of academic and professional merit, financial need and demonstrated financial need. Applicants for the MSc programs 2015 requesting scholarships should apply online on the ISU website before 15th March 2015.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarship at University of Nottingham
University of Nottingham is inviting applications for developing solutions masters scholarships available for the students of Africa, India or one of the listed countries of the Commonwealth. 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 application deadline is 24 April 2015.
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Pakistani Students in Germany, 2015
Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) International Climate Initiative is offering fellowship for students of Pakistan. The fellowship is awarded to pursue research in climate protection and climate-related resource conservation. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually. 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 liability insurance. The application deadline is 15 March, 2015.
GPTS Doctoral Scholarships for Pakistani Students
The Graduate Programme for Transcultural Studies (GPTS) of the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context” is offering up to four doctoral scholarships, starting in October 2015. 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. The Graduate Programme offers a monthly scholarship of 1200 Euro. The applications deadline is March 15, 2015.
JFUNU Scholarships for Developing Countries Students
United Nations University is offering sustainability scholarship for outstanding applicants from developing countries to undertake MSc programme. The JFUNU scholarship provides a monthly allowance of 150,000 JPY for living expenses for a maximum of 24 months. The tuition fees are fully waived for the scholarship recipients. During admission selection process, outstanding applicants with financial need will be automatically considered as candidates for the award of the JFUNU scholarship. Thus, no separate application is necessary. The application deadline is 27 February 2015.
Early Career Development Fellowship for Developing Countries Applicants
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and OCLC jointly sponsor up to five individuals annually to participate in a four-week intensive Early Career Development Fellowship program based at OCLC’s headquarters in Dublin, Ohio, USA. The Fellows visit many libraries, cultural heritage institutions and library organizations. Promising library and information science professionals from Developing Countries who are in early stages of career development and who meet all of the qualifications are encouraged to apply. The application deadline is February 13, 2015.
Netherlands Fellowship Programmes for Master’s Degree, PhD Research and Short Courses
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation annually awards fully-funded Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP). The NFP is meant for professionals who are nationals of and work and live in one of the 51 NFP countries. Candidates have to be nominated by their employer to be eligible for the fellowship. NFP will be awarded for master degree programmes, PhD and short courses at a Dutch higher education institution which offers the NFP-qualified course. Candidates now need to apply for an NFP fellowship directly at the Dutch education institution, instead of applying with Nuffic.
POGO-SCOR Visiting Fellowships for Applicants of Developing Countries
POGO and the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) are jointly offering visiting research fellowships for a maximum of a three-month period. The fellowship program is open to scientists, technicians, graduate students (PhD) and post-doctoral fellows involved in oceanographic work at centres in developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The application deadline is 31 March, 2015.
IDB Merit Scholarship Programme for High Technology (MSP) in Abroad
Applications are invited for IDB Merit Scholarship Programme available for the students from IDB Member Countries. Scholarships are awarded to pursue research and study at the top most reputable academic and research institutions worldwide ranked by Times Higher Education Supplement (THES). Scholarships are awarded up to 3-year for PhD study/ research and up to 6-12 months for postdoctoral research. The application deadline is March 31, 2015.
Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund Research Grants
Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund at Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. is accepting applications for students research grant available for foreign students or researchers from an Asia-Pacific country/area who are currently staying in Japan. Maximum 1,200,000 yen per grantee will be available to approximately 32 grantees. The total amount of the grant shall be fully paid to the grantee via bank transfer in the end of July 2015. 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. The application deadline is February 28, 2015.
Pakistan 50th Anniversary Fund for Master’s Students
Applications are invited for Pakistan 50th Anniversary Fund for 2015-2016 academic year. Scholarship is open for students of Pakistan. This scholarship is available for pursuing postgraduate degree level (one-year MSc) at University of Strathclyde. Scholarship covers tuition fees/living costs/return travel/other expenses. Scholarship is offered on the basis of financial need. To be eligible for the candidates must have first class honours degree from a recognized Pakistan University and must be in their home country at the time of application. The application deadline is 16 February 2015.
Vavilov–Frankel Fellowship for Developing Countries Students
Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is funding Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship for outstanding scientists from developing countries. Fellowship is awarded to carry out research on the conservation and use of agricultural and forest biodiversity. The length of research is 12 months and fellowship covers equipment, bench fees, supplies, travel, stipend/subsistence for living expenses, literature and documentation and other relevant research costs. The applications deadline is 28 February, 2015.
Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) for International Students
Applications are invited for Korean Government Scholarship program from graduate students. The applicant and his/her parents must have foreign citizenship. Up to 820 scholarships for master and PhD programs and up to 20 scholarships for research programs will be awarded at participating Universities in Korea as designated by NIIED. The selection process for applicants will proceed in three steps. Applicants must be selected by the institution he or she is applying through (a Korean embassy or a designated university).
EICA Scholarships for International Students in Egypt
EICA annually awards Training Scholarships which include five principal scholarships and five additional scholarships for each country from Africa, Asia, Latin America & the Caribbean and East Europe. Scholarships will be awarded for ten regular Training Programs. Each training programme accommodates 25-30 participants and will last for 11 weeks. Participant should be a holder of B.Sc. in agriculture. Application forms should be sent through official channels (Embassies of Egypt), before closing date established for each course i.e. 3 months before the beginning of the course.
2015 Commonwealth Medical Fellowships for Pakistani Students, UK
Applications are invited for 2015 Commonwealth medical fellowships. Fellowships for Pakistani students are available to doctors and dentists to enable them to spend between three and six months at hospital. Awards are tenable for between three months and six months; experience suggests that a minimum of 4 months is sensible. Awards are tenable at any approved UK University Hospital. The EAS will close to all applicants on 3 December 2014.
Islamic Development Bank Prize for Women’s Contribution to Development
Islamic Development Bank is awarding Prize for women contribution to development. Prize is available for women who have developed or be actively involved in projects/activities that are innovative and helped to improve access to safe and affordable water. A total of 29 prizes to individuals and organizations have been awarded. The Prize consists of two cash awards-U.S. $ 50,000 for a woman or a group of women and U.S. $ 100,000 for an organization. Last date to submit the application is 30th November 2014.
Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Award for Pakistani Students in UK, 2015
Chevening and Cardiff University are offering scholarship for Pakistani students to pursue masters degree program. Ten Chevening/Cardiff Partnership Awards are available to candidates. These awards are offered for one-year. Award includes full tuition fees for student chosen course at Cardiff; country fee caps do not apply. The application deadline is 15 November, 2014.
Chevening/Bangor Partnership Award for Pakistani Students in UK, 2015
Applications are offered by Chevening and Bangor University for pursuing masters degree program. There are three awards available to candidates from all Chevening-eligible countries. Awards are offered for one year. A Chevening/Bangor Partnership Award includes full tuition fees for student chosen course at Bangor; country fee caps do not apply. Students must apply by 15th November.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships for Foreign Students
Applications are invited for up to 100 Sri Lankan Government Scholarships available for foreign students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degree commencing in December 2014 in Sri Lanka. Scholarships are open for courses of studies other than Medical & Dental Sciences. The application deadline is 15th October, 2014.
800th Anniversary Scholarships for Applicants from Pakistan
Applicants are invited for 800th Anniversary Scholarships for undergraduate students from Pakistan. Applicants for all courses except Medicine and Veterinary Medicine are eligible to apply. Scholarships cover the cost of the tuition fees and college fees together with a grant towards maintenance (living costs) and travel costs for each year of the course. The last date to apply is 15 October, 2014.
ICO Three-Month Fellowships in Ophthalmology for Developing Countries
The International Council of Ophthalmology is offering approximately 60 fellowships in ophthalmology. These three-month fellowships provide young ophthalmologists from developing countries training in several subspecialties in ophthalmology. The fellowships will include S$6000 (maximum) to cover travel and living expenses. The closing date for application is March 31 and September 30 each year.
Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme for Women in Pakistan
he Scottish Government is funding Pakistan Scottish scholarships for young women in Pakistan. These scholarships are awarded to pursue Masters’ degree in Pakistani universities. To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates should hold an admissions offer for a one or two-year Masters’ programme.
Scholarship Application Deadline: 30 September 2014.
Asia Foundation Development Fellows Program for Pakistani Students, 2015
The Asia Foundation is offering fellowship program for Pakistani students. Fellowship program involves intensive learning modules – short courses, conferences and study tours in Asia and the USA. The second cohort of Asia Foundation Development Fellows will consist of 12 individuals. Fellowship will be awarded for a period of one year. All program expenses are covered, including costs for coursework and programming, airfares and local transportation, lodging and meals, visa fees, and health and accident insurance. Fellows also receive a Professional Development Award of up to US$5,000 for their own personalized professional development plan. Students must apply on or before November 12, 2014.
DAAD Master Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) is funding master scholarships in Public Policy and Good Governance at German institution in Germany. A monthly scholarship rate of currently 750 € will be awarded. Scholarships also provide health insurance, travel allowance as well as a study and research subsidy and in applicable cases accommodation subsidies and/or family allowances.The application deadline is 31st July 2014.
Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) invites applications for college scholarshipese Government (MEXT) Scholarships available for international students to study at a Japanese college of technology. A graduated grantee will be awarded a diploma and an associate degree. Scholarship awards will be tenable for four years from April, 2015 to March, 2019 including one-year preparatory education in the Japanese language and other subjects due to be provided upon arrival in Japan.
ICO-SAARC One-Year Subspecialty Fellowships in Ophthalmology
The International Council of Ophthalmology is inviting applications for ten to twelve fellowships in ophthalmology. This one-year (total) fellowship offers two options for study, depending on the training resources available in the applicants’ country: Three months at a national training center in the fellows’ country, six months at a regional center in the SAARC region and three-months at an international training center (3- 6-3) or Six months at a national center, three months at a regional center and three months at an international center (6-3-3).
University of Bradford Global Development Scholarship
Applications are invited for University of Bradford Global Development Scholarship 2015/16. The scholarship is available for students on full time master’s programmes (not MBA) based at the University of Bradford. Each scholarship is worth approximately £20,000. Applicants must meet the minimum entry requirements (both academic and English Language) to be considered for this scholarship. The last date to apply is 15 May 2015.
HEC Overseas Scholarships for Pakistani Applicants
Each year applications are invited from outstanding Pakistani/AJK nationals for the award of scholarships in selected fields for MPhil/MS leading to PhD or PhD at one of the universities in the host countries. Candidates are required to fulfill the requirement of Host University to secure the admission which may include International GRE, TOFEL etc. The candidates who are already availing any other scholarship are not eligible to apply. The application deadline is 5th May 2014.
Professor Arthur Li Development Scholarship at University of the West of England
University of the West of England offers master scholarship for the students from developing Commonwealth countries. One full tuition fee scholarship will be available for an outstanding student to study a one year masters programme at University of the West of England.The closing date for application is 31st May, 2014.
UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Scholarships for SAARC Countries
The UNESCO Madanjeet Centre for South Asia Forestry Studies (UMCSAFS) at Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE), Bumthang, Bhutan is offering scholarships for South Asian students. Scholarships will be awarded for three years Sustainable Development degree program to be undertaken at College of Natural Resources (CNR), Royal University of Bhutan in Lobesa, Punakha, Bhutan from July 2014 to July 2017. The application deadline is 30 April, 2014.
JIRCAS Visiting Research Fellowship Program in Japan
Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) is offering visiting research fellowship program for qualified researchers from research institutes/universities in developing countries. Fellowships are awarded to carry out collaborative research for the rapid and sustainable development of agriculture, forestry and fisheries compatible with the preservation of the natural environment. Scholarship Application Deadline: April 21, 2014.
Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme for Commonwealth Developing Countries, UK
Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom (CSC) in partnership with UK universities offers Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for students from developing Commonwealth countries. Shared Scholarships are usually tenable for one-year Master’s courses only. Candidates are recruited and selected by UK host universities in the first instance. Selection criteria include: the academic merit of the candidate, as well as the likely impact of their work on the development of their home country. The EAS will close to applicants on 16 April 2015 and no further applications can be submitted after that date.
Marshal Papworth Scholarships for Developing Countries’ Students
Marshal Papworth Trust is offering scholarships for developing countries’ students. The scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate and a short course programmes. Scholarships are provided in the fields of Sustainable Development, Waste Management, International Horticulture, but will consider more general courses such as Project Management and Economic Development. MSc & MA scholarships vary in value from £14,500 to £21,500 depending on location and chosen university/College. The last date to apply is 24th March 2014
Reach Oxford Scholarship for Undergraduates at Oxford University
Oxford University offers Reach Oxford Scholarship for Undergraduates to learn any of the courses (except medicine) in the UK. A number of Reach Oxford scholarships (formerly Oxford Student Scholarships) are offered to students from low income countries who, for political or financial reasons or because unsuitable educational facilities cannot study for a degree in their own countries. Total offer is of University fees and college fees, a grant for living expenses and one return air fare per year for 3 or 4 years depending on course length. The application deadline is in 15 October 2014.
South–North Research Scholarships for Postdoctoral Researchers from Developing Countries
The Food Security Center (FSC) is offering research scholarships for visiting postdoctoral researchers from developing countries to conduct research at University of Hohenheim, Germany. Three scholarships are awarded for a period of four months in 2014. The monthly grant is EUR 1,000 for junior postdoctoral researchers and EUR 1,990 for senior post-doctoral researchers. Travel costs to/from Stuttgart will be covered. Health insurance and other costs must be paid for from the stipend. The applications should be submitted by January 19, 2014.
South–North PhD Sandwich Scholarships for Developing Countries
Each year, The Food Security Center (FSC) offers Sandwich scholarships to PhD students from developing countries for conducting PhD thesis related research studies at the University of Hohenheim, Germany. In addition, the successful candidates can select from the regular course catalogs of the international MSc and PhD study programs offered by the University of Hohenheim. Up to three scholarships will be awarded for a period of six months in 2014. Students must apply by January 19, 2014.
IRO Doctoral Scholarship for Developing Countries Students
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. The application deadline is November 10th 2014.
Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowships for Women from Developing Countries
International Peace Research Association Foundation offers graduate fellowships for women in USA. Fellowships are provided in the field of in Peace and Development Studies. The Dorothy Senesh Fellowship is available to women from developing countries that have completed a Bachelor’s degree, who have been accepted into a graduate program and whose graduate work is to be focused on issues related to the goals of IPRA. Every other year (beginning in 1990) one woman receives school expenses in the amount of $5,000 per year for two years. The application deadline is January 15th, 2014.
The Distance Learner Online MPH Scholarship for International & Developing Country Students
Online MPHDegree.net is offering two online MPH scholarships for developing countries and international students in the USA. The purpose of the merit-based Distance Learner Online MPH Scholarship is to help public health students pay for the costs of their education. It may be awarded to anyone who is currently enrolled or will enroll in the next six months in a graduate level, online master of public health program. Total offer is of $1000. 00. These are merit-based scholarships to deserving online MPH candidates for each calendar year. Scholarship application deadline is January 15th, 2014.
Georg Forster Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for Students of Developing Countries, Germany
The Humboldt Foundation grants up to 80 Georg Forster Research Fellowships for postdoctoral researchers and experienced researchers annually and financed by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and Co-financed by the European Union (EU) in the 7th Framework Programme. The fellowship is flexible and can be divided up into as many as three stays within three years. Applications can be submitted at any time from 01.07.2013 to mid-2015.
Commonwealth Academic Fellowships for Mid-Career Academics in UK
Applications are invited for Commonwealth academic fellowships available for mid-career academics from developing Commonwealth countries. These fellowships enable fellows to spend three months to network and update knowledge and skills related to their academic subject and responsibilities at any approved UK university or higher education institution. The CSC also invites alumni who held Commonwealth Scholarships for PhD to apply directly to the CSC for a Commonwealth Academic Fellowship. The deadline for applications is 3 December 2014.
Norwegian Government Quota Scheme for Students from Developing Countries, Norway
Norwegian Government offers Quota Scheme for Developing Countries students to study at selected Norwegian Universities. The scheme normally includes courses taught in English at Master’s and PhD level, in addition to certain professional degrees. The Quota Scheme will only enrol students from institutions (organisations, universities, authorities) which have collaboration agreements with Norwegian universities or colleges. The deadline for applications for the Quota scheme is usually 1st December every year.
Conservation Leadership Scholarships for Developing Countries at University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge is offering two conservation leadership scholarships for the MPhil Programme in Conservation Leadership. Applicants from less developed and developing countries are eligible for this MPhil scholarship. The number and size of the scholarships varies from full scholarships, to partial scholarships that cover specific aspects of the funding package required by students. Scholarship selection criteria are academic quality, motivation and potential of candidates to become conservation leaders; and the funds for course. Application deadline is 3 December 2014.
Developing Country Eye Researcher Travel Fellowships
ARVO Foundation for Eye Research in partnership with the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology is offering research travel fellowships to pursue a career in teaching and research in any area of eye and vision research, whether basic or clinical research in applicants’ home countries. Applicants from developing countries are eligible for this fellowship. The last date to apply is 1st December, 2014.
MAB Young Scientists Awards for Developing Countries
UNESCO is inviting applications for MAB young scientists awards for developing countries. Each year MAB provides awards of up to US$ 5,000 to 10 young researchers. These awards are awarded for carrying out interdisciplinary research in line with UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme. Priority is given to projects carried out in biosphere reserves. The closing date for application is 31 October 2014.
Ramzan Talent Scholarships for Pakistani Students
Ramzan Welfare Society is offering scholarships in Pakistan. These scholarships are granted to students who are admitted as regular students pursuing studies in public sector colleges. Preference will be given to studies in Computer / Engineering / Medicine. The application deadline is 30 September each year.
Pakistan Scottish Scholarship Scheme for Pakistani Students
The Scottish Government is funding Pakistan Scottish scholarships for women. These scholarships are awarded to pursue a Masters’ degree at any HEC-recognized university of Pakistan. Candidates from rural areas are encouraged to apply to the PS3. Award-holders will get the tuition fee for the Master’s courses, University hostel costs, Subsistence to the award-holder and travel to and from home to the university, three times a year. Scholarship application deadline is 30 September, 2014.
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