We’ve listed below a comprehensive list of Thailand scholarships for students who may be eligible to apply for. Large number of Thai students is benefited from these scholarships and grants as they are getting good value for money. Various student scholarships mentioned here covers travelling costs, accommodation, living expenses, tuition fees as well as subsistence costs. Thai students can avail these listed scholarships for any degree programme in the fields of agriculture, science, engineering, social science, law, business and many more. This section contains numerous sources of financial aids for Thai students who wish to study in their home country or in any other foreign land. Several universities grant these competitive international scholarships to Thai students who reveal academic excellence and financial need. The listing of scholarships described here can help Thai students to get started on funding their studies. Please have a look at the announcements below and find awards created specifically for Thai students.
Thailand Excellence Scholarship at University of Exeter
University of Exeter is inviting applications for Thailand excellence scholarship. Total offer is of a full fee waiver scholarship (worth £16,500). Successful applicants will be notified directly following an internal selection process. The application deadline is 1st May 2017.
ASEAN Masters Scholarship at University of Nottingham in UK
University of Nottingham offers ASEAN masters Scholarships. Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Nottingham. The students of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam can apply for these scholarships. Total 30 scholarships of 25% towards tuition fees are available. The application deadline is May 19, 2017.
International Climate Protection Scholarship
International Climate Protection Scholarship is funding Federal Environment Ministry’s scholarship for Non European and developing countries’ applicants. Thailand scholarship is available for prospective leaders to conduct a research-based project in the field of climate protection and climate-related resource conservation during a one-year stay in Germany. Online application will be submitted by 1 March 2017.
Asia Exchange Scholarships for Study Abroad Programs
Applications are invited for Asia Exchange Scholarships for for pursuing study abroad program in one of Asian partner universities for one semester. The student applying for the scholarship needs to be enrolled in an institution of higher education. Asia Exchange scholarships are awarded twice a year for students from target countries: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, The Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and USA. The application deadline is 30th April 2017.
British Council IELTS Scholarship Prize for Applicants of East Asia Region
British Council announces IELTS Prize for students of Malaysia, Hong Kong/Macau, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. The prize enables students to study any chosen course in an undergraduate or postgraduate programme of a higher institution that accepts IELTS as part of its admission requirements. Five scholars with the top scores from the whole of the East Asia region will each receive a scholarship to the value of NTD 600,000.The application deadline is December 31, 2016.
ASEAN Undergraduate Scholarship (AUS) at National University of Singapore
National University of Singapore (NUS) is offering ASEAN undergraduate scholarship (AUS) for the academic year 2016-2017. Scholarship is awarded to outstanding students from ASEAN member countries (excluding Singapore) to pursue full-time undergraduate degree programme. The scholarship will cover tuition fees (after MOE Tuition Grant Subsidy) and S$5,800 annual living allowance. Candidates will be considered and shortlisted for the scholarship through their applications for undergraduate admission to NUS. No separate application is required for the scholarship.
HM King’s Scholarships and HM Queen’s Scholarships for Asian Students, Thailand
The Asian Institute of Technology is offering HM King’s and HM Queen’s Scholarships for Asian students to pursue a master’s degree program. King’s Scholarships are available in any of the disciplines offered at School of Engineering and Technology (SET) and School of Management (SOM) and Queen’s scholarships are available in environment-related fields offered at the School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD), AIT. This full scholarship covers tuition fees, accommodation, and a bursary for living expenses in AIT’s residential campus. The application deadline is 31 March 2017.
International Space University Mac Scholarship for Thai Students
The International Space University is providing funding to support Mac students who are unable to cover all of their tuition fees. Thailand Scholarship is provided to study ISU Mac programs. This financial aid is available for applicants from Europe, the United States, Canada and developing countries. The deadline for applications is 31 January 2017.
Academic Excellence International Masters Scholarship in UK
University of Essex is inviting applications for academic excellence international masters scholarship. These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and all academic applications will automatically be considered. Successful applicants will be notified of their award by the end of October 2016. The application deadline is 30th September.
CV Starr Scholarship for Masters Students at LSE
Applications are invited for CV Starr Scholarship from Masters students. There is one award of approximately £5,000 available for those who apply for a taught masters programme. Selection for this scholarship will take place between May and July 2016. University will only notify the successful recipient(s) by the end of July 2016. The application deadline is 27th April 2016.
Dean’s Asia Scholarships at University of Auckland
Faculty of Business and Economics of University of Auckland is inviting applications for Dean’s Asia Scholarships. Scholarships are available for Asian international undergraduate students to complete a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Business Information Management or Bachelor of Property degree at the University of Auckland Business School. The Scholarship is paid as a tuition/compulsory fees credit over three years in two installments per year, one in the first semester and one in the second semester. The application deadline is 26 November.
Nestlé Scholarship for Thai Students
IMD, Switzerland is offering Nestlé scholarship for women from around the world (preference given to developing countries). Women candidates who have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program and who demonstrate financial need are eligible for this scholarship. Employees of Nestlé and its subsiduaries are not eligible. The application deadline is September 30.
Gates Cambridge Scholarship for Thai Students in UK
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is offering bill gates scholarship to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. Scholarship covers the full cost of studying at Cambridge. It also provides additional, discretionary funding. The deadlines are as follows: Round 1 (US citizens based in the USA) – 14 October 2015 and Round 2 (all other eligible candidates) – 2 December.
MJIIT ASEAN Student Incentive Awards for Masters and PhD Programme
Applications are invited for MJIIT scholarship program called “MJIIT ASEAN Student Incentive Award” for students from ASEAN member countries (excluding Malaysia) to study masters and PhD programme at MJIIT. Up to 17 scholarships for a period of three years for PhD Programme and up to 25 scholarships for a period of two years for Masters Programme are available. The application deadlines are 15 November for February intake; 15 January for April intake; 15 June for September intake and 15 August for November intake.
ASEAN Undergraduate Tuition Fees Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington is offering five undergraduate scholarships for citizens of an ASEAN country. The scholarships will be awarded on merit to outstanding candidates. The scholarship covers the tuition fees for the first year of study for an undergraduate degree programme. The application deadline is 31st October 2015.
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.
Dusit Thani College Thanpuying Chanut Piyaoui Scholarship for Thai Students
The Dusit Thani College awards scholarship for Thai students who have the parents working in Hospitality Industry to study in Bachelor degree program. Scholarships are available for following BBA programmes: Hotel and Resort Management Program (Thai Program), MICE and Events Management Program (Thai Program), Tourism Management Program (Thai Program), Spa Management Program (Thai Program) and Hotel and Resort Management Program (International Program). Up to ten scholarships for Bangkok Campus and up to 2 scholarships will be awarded for Pattaya Campus. The scholarships include a waiver of full tuition fees. The deadline for 2nd Semester Year is November 30.
NEF Research Grant Programme for Asia-Pacific Region
Nagao Natural Environment Foundation is awarding NEF research grant programme for applicants of developing country in the Asia-Pacific region. The maximum grant size in this programme is 500,000 Japanese yen per project for a maximum duration of two year. Research Grant are grants are available for researcher/scientist, who works full-time or is enrolled in a doctoral course, conducting research at a research institution or relevant organization in his/her home country. The application deadline is 19 October.
RSM MBA Thailand Scholarships
Thailand scholarships are available for pursuing master degree programme at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. Each scholarship amounts of 10,000 Euros will be waived from the MBA tuition fee. Scholarships are open to high potential candidates. The application deadlines are:- 1st October and 01 December.
Westminster Thailand Scholarships
University of Westminster offers Thailand scholarships for students from developing countries to pursue master program. These fully funded scholarships will include full tuition fee waiver, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence, financial need and development potential. Application should be submitted till 19 October.
Asian Women in Business Scholarship (AWIB) Fund
Scholarship for Thai students is available for pursuing undergraduate degree. Each scholarship will be $2,500. Applicant can be considered for an additional $2,500 (a total of $5,000) if qualified as lower middle income. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the US at the time of application and award. Application should be submitted till October 1.
ISN Fellowship Program for Thai Students
Fellowship program provides relevant and contemporary nephrology training to physicians. The program offers two types of Fellowships: Long term awards (7–12 months) and Short term awards (2–6 months). ISN Fellowship grants are awarded on the condition that Fellows return to their respective home countries within three months after completion of the training. There are two applications rounds every year. Students can either submit their application before October 1st.
ICO-Retina Research Foundation Helmerich Fellowships
The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) is offering two fellowships for Thai students. The fellowships worth of US$25,000 are offered to cover round trip travel, living expenses and professional expenses. The fellowship may be commenced anytime within 15 months after award notification. The application deadline is September 30 of each year.
SEARCA Graduate Scholarship for Southeast Asians
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) invites applications for its graduate scholarship (MS and PhD) in Agriculture and related fields for Academic Year 2016-2017. Scholarship covers stipend, tuition, international and domestic travel allowances, thesis/dissertation support, book allowance, and health insurance. The application deadline is 30 September.
ICO Three-Month Fellowships in Ophthalmology
Fellowships provide young ophthalmologists with exposure to and training in several subspecialties in ophthalmology. Applicant must be under 40 years of age at the time of applying. The fellowships will include S$6000 (maximum) to cover travel and living expenses. The application deadline is September 30 each year
TWAS-icipe Fellowship Program
The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) is offering fellowship program for Thai students. Applicants must have official acceptance at an eligible department, institution or laboratory at icipe. Around three PhD fellowships and one postdoctoral fellowship will be awarded. Closing date for submitting applications is 15th September.
TWAS-NCP Postdoctoral Thailand Fellowship
Applications are invited for Thailand fellowship awarded to young scientists who wish to pursue postdoctoral research in physical sciences. Fellowship includes a monthly stipend which should be used to cover living costs such as food, accommodation and health insurance. Applicants must hold a PhD degree in a field of natural sciences. The deadline for applications is 15th September.
TWAS-USM Fellowship Program
Thailand fellowships are obtainable for undertaking research at postgraduate (PhD) and postdoctoral programme at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). USM will provide a standard monthly allowance which should be used to cover living costs, such as accommodation and food. Applications will close on 15th September.
TWAS-UPM Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
TWAS and Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) are inviting applications for TWAS-UPM postdoctoral fellowship programme. UPM will provide a standard monthly allowance which should be used to cover living costs, such as accommodation and food. The application deadline is 15th September.
TWAS-CEMB Fellowship Program
Fellowships for Thai students are available for undertaking research at postgraduate (PhD) and postdoctoral level. Applicants must be a maximum age of 35 years for PhD and 45 years for postdoctoral programme on 31 December of the application year. The deadline for applications is 31st August.
TWAS-DBT Postgraduate Fellowship Programme
Applications are invited for TWAS-DBT Postgraduate Fellowship Programme available for Thai students. Fellowships are tenable at key biotechnology research institutions in India for a period of up to five years. DBT will provide a monthly stipend to cover for living costs, food and health insurance. The application deadline is 31st August 2015.
TWAS-CSIR Fellowship Programme
Fellowships are available for pursuing research at postgraduate and postdoctoral level at laboratories and institutes of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of India. The minimum period of this programme is six months and maximum is twelve months. The application deadline is 31st August of each year.
TWAS-ICCBS Fellowship Program for Thai Students
Thailand fellowships are available for undertaking research at postgraduate (PhD) and postdoctoral programme. ICCBS will provide a monthly stipend which should be used to cover living costs, such as food, accommodation, local transportation and incidental illness. Applicants must provide a certificate of good health from a qualified medical doctor. The deadline for applications is 31st August.
TWAS-SN Bose Thailand Fellowship
Thailand fellowship is available for pursuing research at PhD and Postdoctoral level at S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Science. Applicants must hold a Master’s degree/PhD degree in physics, mathematics or physical chemistry. Applications must be submitted by 31 August.
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 deadline for applications is August 30.
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 of 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 next application deadline is 31st July.
Innovative International Scholarships – Merit Scholarship in Australia
Curtin University is inviting applications for innovative international scholarships – merit scholarship. Scholarships are available for pursuing Undergraduate and Postgraduate Coursework degree at Curtin University. The application deadline is 17 July.
SFIAR Awards for Thai Students in Switzerland
The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) is offering award in agricultural research. The prize sum of the SFIAR Award is CHF 5’000 for a PhD or Post Doc project and CHF 10’000 for a team project. Applications must be submitted by 15th July.
UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Fellowships
Applications are invited for UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships. Up to forty (40) fellowships will be awarded for a period of six (6) months duration starting on 1st October 2014. Applicants must be in good health, both physically and mentally. Beneficiaries of these fellowships will be given the opportunity to undertake an individual research programme in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering. The application deadline is 12 July.
International Office Thailand Scholarships
Birkbeck is offering an unlimited number of Thailand scholarships for pursuing one-year taught Master’s degrees starting in September 2015. Scholarship has a value of £2,000 paid as a contribution towards tuition fees. Applicants must be Thai citizens with a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised Thai university with a final GPA of 3.3 or higher. These merit scholarships are awarded for one-year. Applications must be submitted by 30th June.
Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) invites applications for Thailand scholarships available 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. The deadline of the applications differs according to the country.
MBA Full-time Scholarship for Thai Students
University of Strathclyde offers full-time scholarship for female Thai students. One scholarship of £10,000 will be automatically deducted from tuition fees. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of financial need. Candidates must demonstrate through their ideas, experience and achievements. The application deadline is 31 May.
3ie Scholarship for Thai Students
University of East Anglia offers 3ie scholarship for Thai students. Thailand scholarship is provided to study Mac Impact Evaluation for International Development. A student must have a good first degree from a recognized higher education institution. It is normal for undergraduate students to apply for entry to postgraduate programmers in their final year of study. The scholarship covers £10,000 of the course tuition fee and one return economy flight. The application deadline is 30th May.
ASEAN Masters Scholarship at University of Nottingham in UK
University of Nottingham offers ASEAN masters Scholarships. Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses (excluding MBA) offered by the University of Nottingham. The students of Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesian, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam can apply for these scholarships. Total 10 scholarships of 25% towards tuition fees are available for 2015. University aims to notify applicants of the outcome within 6 weeks of the closing date. The application deadline is 22 May.
IDRC Doctoral Research Awards for Developing Countries
Applications are invited for IDRC research awards available for the citizens of Canada and developing countries who have completed a master’s or doctoral degree at a recognized university. Research award recipients will undertake a one-year paid program of research on the topic they submitted when competing for the award. The award will cover justifiable field research expenses up to CA$20,000 a year. Awardees are considered to be full-time employees of IDRC. Application deadline is May 20.
IGIDR-IDRC Scholarships and Fellowships for Asian Countries Students
Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) and International Development Research Center, Canada (IDRC) offer Scholarships and Fellowships for citizens of the following Asian countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam). 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. The application deadline is April 30.
Development Scholarships for Thai Students
Applications for these Thai scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and/or countries going through a process of political and economic transition. Students who are applying to study in one of the Bachelor’s studies or Master’s studies programmers at Faculty of Social Sciences from academic year 2014/15 are eligible to apply. The application should be submitted by 30th April.
Country Scholarships for Postgraduate Students at Keele University in UK
Keele University is offering a postgraduate scholarship for the students of Nigeria, Ghana, Thailand, Vietnam and India. This scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who has achieved a minimum of a 2.1 (Ghana, Nigeria) / 3.0 CGPA (Thailand) / 8.0 out of 10 (Vietnam) / 1st class (India) in their first degree, and who shows exceptional motivation for coming to study at Keele. Scholarship has a value of £5000 The application deadline is 30th March.
Cultures of Resistance Scholarships for Thai Students
Scholarships for Thai students are available for pursuing masters’ degree level at SOAS University of London. Each scholarship is valued at £24,000 in total. Fees will be deducted from this amount and the remainder will be used toward maintenance. Online application deadline is 20 March.
Loom Nam Khong Pijai (GMSARN) Scholarships at AIT in Thailand
The Asian Institute of Technology invites applications for Loom Nam Khong Pijai (GMSARN) Scholarships for pursuing masters degree program in any field of study related to four thematic areas. 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. The application deadline is 31 March.
Sievert Larsson Masters Scholarship at Chalmers University in Sweden
Sievert Larsson Scholarship Fund (within Friends of Chalmers) is inviting applications for masters scholarship. Scholarship is open for Thai students who aim to study on a Master’s Programme at Chalmers University in Sweden. Scholarship covers full tuition fee waiver (covers 100% of the tuition fee) and 230 000 SEK for costs of living during the 2 year programme. The application deadline is 15 January.
Business School Dean’s ASEAN Scholarships for Thai Students
Scholarships for Thai students are available for pursuing taught masters’ degree level at Bournemouth University. Scholarships include 50% or 25% fee reduction (Tuition fee waiver). Total 6 ASEAN scholarships are offered for the duration of the program. The application deadline for September 2014 entry is 31 May 2014 and January 2015 is 18 November 2014.
INSA JRD-Tata Fellowship Programme for Thai Students
The Indian National Science Academy (INSA) offers fellowship programme for Thai students. Around 10 fellowships are awarded annually. The maximum period of award will be for three months. Selection is based on the recommendations of a committee consisting of eminent scientists. Last date of submitting applications is 31st October 2014.
TWAS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
TWAS and CONACYT are inviting applications for TWAS-CONACYT postdoctoral fellowship programme. Thailand fellowships cover standard monthly allowance and a fixed amount for mandatory health insurance coverage. Applicants must prove knowledge of Spanish or provide a certificate of proficiency in English. The application deadline is 15th September 2014.
ICTP Master Thailand Scholarships
Applications are invited for master Thailand scholarships in Medical Physics. A limited number of partial or full scholarships will be awarded to successful candidates having degree equivalent to an M.Sc. in physics or related fields. These masters’ scholarships are offered for two years master program starting from 1 January 2015 until 31 December 2016. Online application deadline is August 31, 2014.
TWAS-IACS Fellowship Program for Thai Students
Thailand fellowships are available for undertaking research at postgraduate and postdoctoral level at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS). Applicants must be of 30 years of maximum age for postgraduate and 40 years for postdoctoral programme on 31 December of the application year. Applications must be submitted by 31st August 2014.
Wellcome Trust Doctoral Scholarship for Developing Countries
Wellcome Trust doctoral Scholarship is providing very small numbers in the field of medical humanities. This Thailand Scholarship scheme enables scholars to undertake up to three years of full-time research on a medical humanities topic leading to a doctoral degree at a university in the UK or Republic of Ireland. Strong preference is given to applicants intending to make a long-term academic career in the subject. Application should be submitted till 2 April 2014.
International Undergraduate Scholarships for Thai Students
Scholarships for Thai students are available for pursuing undergraduate degree level at University of the West of Scotland. Up to 12 scholarships will be offered. Applicants should have received an offer for entry into the first year of an undergraduate degree at the University of the West of Scotland. The deadline for applications is 27th June 2014, for courses beginning in September 2014.
World Class International Scholarships for Thai Students
World Class International Scholarships are offered by Exeter University in the UK. Students of India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand or USA can apply for these scholarships. Thailand Scholarships are provided for one of the Business School MSc programmes at University of Exeter. World class scholarship of £5,000 will be awarded up to 2 most talented International students. The application should be submitted by 30 March 2014.
Alphawood Scholarships for Thai Students
Scholarships for Thai students are available for pursuing postgraduate taught courses and research degrees at SOAS, University of London. Scholarships will cover tuition fees in full, a generous stipend to cover the costs of living and studying in central London. Up to 13 Alphawood scholarships will be available in 2014/15. The application deadline is 14 March 2014.
Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund Research Grants
Applications are invited for research grants in the field of Humanities (Cultural Science) or Social Sciences. Students or researchers who are recommended by their supervising professors or mentors are eligible. Approximately 32 grants will be offered. The duration of the grant shall be for one year from the date of the grant. Applications will close on 28 February 2015.
The Franco-Thai Scholarship
The Franco–Thai Scholarship program is provided Thai students who are willing to study in French Universities. The Franco- Thai scholarship is awarded by French Government. Thailand Scholarship is available for pursuing master’s and PhD degree at French universities or Higher Education. Candidate should be less than 35 years old on September 1st, 2014. The application deadline is 19 of February 2015.
Georg Forster Research Fellowship
The Georg Forster research fellowship programme is financed by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and co-financed by the (EU) in the 7th Framework Programme. Georg Forster Research Fellowships for experienced researchers, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation enables highly-qualified scientists and scholars from abroad. The fellowship is provided to learn any of the courses offered by the research institution in Germany. Applications can be submitted no earlier than 01.07.2013 until mid-2015 (exact date TBD).
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