Take a look on the below suggested sample of scholarships for Ugandans in this category of scholarship-positions.com. Latest scholarships for Ugandan students are listed here to study abroad or in their home country. These Ugandan scholarships 2014-15 are available for local, international students as well as students from other developing countries. This division of our site keeps you informed about all available international scholarships and grants awarded to Ugandans at diverse levels of study like undergraduate, graduate, masters, doctoral and postdoctoral research programme. Various scholarship providers including renowned global universities and colleges, public and private sectors are allotting money in the form of scholarships and thereby helping millions of students to fund their education. Let’s have a view on the following list of scholarships for Ugandans and apply on time.
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
Swiss Government, through the Federal Commission offers excellence scholarships for foreign scholars and artists in Switzerland. The scholarships are available for pursuing PhD, postdoctoral and research programs at one of the public funded universities or recognized institution. The applicant must not be more than 35 years old at the moment of the application. The Scholarship is only valid for a full time Postdoctoral Research or Research in Switzerland. It is not valid for mixed Postdoctoral Research or mixed Research (part time in Switzerland and part time in a third country).
Canadian Government Doctoral Research Scholarships
Each year, the government of Canada offers doctoral research scholarships for international students. Scholarships are awarded for pursuing doctoral studies at Québec University in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering fields. The maximum annual value of the scholarship is $20 000. The scholarship holder may also receive up to nine payments totaling $60 000 during the nine sessions or 36 months. Only students who have been pre selected by a Québec university may apply for these scholarships. Applicants must consult the deadlines of the universities for pre selection. The deadline for submitting complete files directly to the FRQNT is November 1st, 2014.
Chevening Scholarships for Postgraduate Students
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations offer Chevening scholarships for master students. The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree in any subject and at any UK University. Chevening scholarships cover tuition fees, a living allowance at a set rate (for one individual), an economy class return airfare to the UK and additional grants to cover essential expenditure. Some Scholarships cover part of the cost of studying in the UK; for example, tuition fees only or allowances only. The application deadline is 15th November 2014.
Netherlands Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries’ Students,
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the budget for development cooperation is offering Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) for developing country applicants. NFP will be awarded for master degree programmes, PhD and short courses. Students must be a national of one of the countries in the NFP country list valid at the time of application.
WAAW Foundation Scholarship for Undergraduate African Women, 2015
Applications are invited for WAAW Foundation 2015 scholarship. Scholarships are available for African women to study as full time students in a STEM related course at a University, College or institute of higher learning in Africa. Scholarship recipients will receive an award of $500 for the 2015 academic year or the equivalent in their country’s local currency. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need and excellent academic record. Application deadline is 31st October, 2014.
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships
The Government of Canada offers Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships for Canadian and international students studying at Canadian universities. Up to 167 scholarships are awarded annually for a period of three years. Students must be nominated by only one Canadian university, which must have received a Vanier CGS allocation. Candidates cannot apply directly to the Vanier CGS program. Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year. Application deadline for the 2014-2015 competition is November 5, 2014.
Sri Lankan Government Presidential Scholarships
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. Every student is required to undergo an HIV/AIDS test within a month after arrival. Candidates should apply for this scholarship with the recommendation of the government scholarship nominating agency (Ministry/Institution) of the respective country till 15th October, 2014.
African Graduate Fellowship at American University in Cairo, Egypt 2014-2015
American University in Cairo is offering graduate fellowship for Non-Egyptian African nationals. Applicants must have bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum overall rating of very good, an overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent. Fellowships are awarded for two academic years and the intervening summer session. Application should be submitted till December 15.
KJ Bathe SEMC Doctoral Scholarships in South Africa, 2015
Applications are invited for the KJ Bathe SEMC doctoral scholarships available for South African and scholars from other African countries to study at University of Cape Town. Candidates who in 2015 will be registering for the first or second year of a PhD degree at the University of Cape Town are eligible to apply for these awards. The scholarships are each valued at R100,000 per annum and are tenable for one year. The scholarship will not extend beyond 3 years of full-time PhD registration. The application deadline is 30th September 2014.
Graduate School Scholarships for International Students
Stellenbosch University is offering graduate school scholarships for pursuing full-time residential doctoral programme in all academic disciplines available within the Faculty of Economics and Managements Sciences. A candidate has to meet the minimum criteria for admission to a PhD at Stellenbosch University. Application should be submitted till 31st July 2014 for the 2015 uptake of the Graduate School.
New Zealand Commonwealth Scholarships for Master and PhD Students
The New Zealand Government offers commonwealth scholarship for the students of participating developing commonwealth countries. The scholarship is offered for master and PhD studies at New Zealand universities. The scholarships will cover tuition and enrolment fees and provide an establishment allowance, a basic stipend, approved scholarship-related travel, some course-related costs and medical and travel insurance. To apply for these scholarships applicants must submit application to their nominating agency.
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 application deadline is July 31st, 2014.
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 next application deadline is 31st July 2014.
Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) invites applications for college 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.
Westminster International Scholarships
University of Westminster offers international 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. Preference will be given to junior faculty members of partner Universities in Vietnam. Application should be submitted till 17th October 2014.
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 31, 2014.
Mandela Rhodes Scholarship Programme in South Africa, 2015
The Mandela Rhodes Foundation offers a scholarship programme for providing educational opportunities to young postgraduate students. Scholarship for African students provides full funding for up to a maximum of 2 years of master study. The Scholarship aims to give expression to the legacy of academic excellence, leadership, education, reconciliation and entrepreneurship. Application should be submitted till June 12, 2014 for 2015.
UNU-INRA Visiting Scholars Programme
Applications are invited for UNU-INRA Visiting Scholarships to undertake a three-year project entitled “Unleashing the Potential of African Rural Economies through Green Growth”. Under the project, up to ten visiting scholars will be selected each year to spend 3-4 months carrying out research at UNU-INRA headquarters in Accra, Ghana, or at one of its operating units based in Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Namibia, Senegal and Zambia. The application deadline is 31st August 2014.
MSFS Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students
Georgetown University is offering master scholarship for Sub-Saharan African students. Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development or Global Business and Finance. Application should be submitted till January 15, 2015 for fall 2015.
Dorothy Nicol Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students
University of Stirling is offering scholarship for students from Sub-Saharan Africa for entry in September 2014. Applicants must hold an offer (conditional or unconditional) of a place on any of the full-time Masters programmes offered by Stirling Management School. Scholarship of £5,000 towards the maintenance costs of a student will be awarded. The application deadline is 10th June 2014.
INSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarship
The Trustees of the Greendale Foundation offer MBA scholarship for Southern and East Africans (from disadvantaged backgrounds) who have undergone the major part of their education in Southern or East Africa. The amount of scholarship is €35,000. Preference will be given to those who have worked there prior to INSEAD. The candidate’s financial situation will also be taken into consideration.
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Social Sciences
Call for Pre-Proposals for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Social Sciences in Sub-Saharan and North Africa, jointly funded by the Gulbenkian Foundation and the Volkswagen Foundation. Postdoctoral fellowships are available in the fields of social sciences, including disciplines such as sociology, political science, economics, social anthropology and contemporary social or political history.
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Scholarships Uganda, 2014
Applications are invited for up to twelve Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung scholarships to pursue bachelor and masters degree at Uganda Martyrs University. Scholarships are awarded in two disciplines: Local Governance and Human Rights (Bachelor and Masters Degree) and Democracy and Development Studies (Bachelors Degree). The scholarship shall cover the cost of tuition and the residential workshops as charged by the university. The application deadline is 30th May, 2014
Emerald MSc Studentship at King’s College London in UK, 2014
King’s College London is offering Emerald MSc studentship for students of Uganda, South Africa, Nigeria, Nepal, India and Ethiopia. This MSc studentship is being awarded by the EMERALD project in order to build capacity in mental health system delivery and performance in EMERALD countries. The overall value of MSc Studentship is £35860 (£22660 for fees + £13200 for living costs). The application deadline is 30 April 2014.
Africa LLM/MSc Scholarship in UK, 2014/2015
University of Edinburgh Law School is offering Law scholarship for LLM/MSc applicants who are African nationals. The 2014/15 scholarship will give preference to qualified applicants from Central Africa, including Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, DRC, CAR, Cameroon, Nigeria, Togo, Ghana, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia and Guinea. Scholarship will cover the full cost of overseas tuition fees and provide a maintenance grant of £7000. The application deadline is 23rd May, 2014.
Africa LLM/MSc Scholarship in UK, 2014/2015
University of Edinburgh Law School is offering Law scholarship for LLM/MSc applicants who are African nationals. The 2014/15 scholarship will give preference to qualified applicants from Central Africa, including Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, DRC, CAR, Cameroon, Nigeria, Togo, Ghana, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia and Guinea. The application deadline is 23rd May, 2014.
MRC TEG Training Fellowship Scheme in Medical Statistics, 2014
UK Medical Research Council (MRC) is offering training fellowship to undertake two years MSc training in Medical Statistics. For the first year the successful applicant will study for the MSc degree in Medical Statistics at the London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (LSHTM). Applicants must be resident in and a national of a country in sub-Saharan Africa. Application should be submitted till 30th April 2014.
Ferguson Scholarships for African Students in UK, 2014-2015
Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable trust is offering scholarships for African students. Scholarships are available for pursuing Full time MA degree in the field of African Studies, International Studies and Diplomacy and Social Anthropology of Development at SOAS, University of London. Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 1st May 2014.
ESMT Scholarships for Master’s in Management Students
ESMT European School of Management and Technology is offering partial tuition scholarships for Master’s in Management program. Candidates from the subject area of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) are especially encouraged to apply. Application deadlines are April 7 and May 16, 2014.
Africa Postgraduate Scholarship at Nottingham Trent University in UK, 2014
Nottingham Trent University is offering Postgraduate Scholarship for Africans within the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment. To be eligible you’ll need to apply for one of the School’s Masters courses to start your studies in September 2014, by Monday 30 June 2014, and be offered a place on the course. Each scholarship is to the value of £6,000. The application deadline is 30 June 2014.
African Doctoral Dissertation Research Fellowships
The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), in partnership with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is offering about 20 doctoral dissertation research fellowships. Each award will be up to a maximum of US$10,000. These fellowships will be awarded to doctoral students who are within two years of completing their thesis at an African university. Application should be submitted till March 20, 2014.
British Council Scotland Commonwealth Scholarships in UK, 2014
Applications are invited for British Council Scotland Commonwealth Scholarships available for students from Commonwealth countries. Scholarships are open for literature and creative writing students to attend the summer school. Two 2-week Literature scholarships and one 4-week Creative Writing scholarship will be awarded. Applications should be submitted till 21st March 2014.
International Scholarship Scheme UK, 2014
Southampton Solent University is offering a limited number of international scholarship scheme for pursuing a full-time course at university for 2014 entry. Applicants can apply if they are from one of the following areas: Africa, Bangladesh, Japan, North and South America, India, Pakistan, South Korea, Turkey and UK. The application deadline is 31 July 2014.
Canada-Africa Research Exchange Grants (CAREG)
International Development Research Center is funding exchange grants to support research between Canadian and African universities and research institutes that address IDRC research themes. 10-11 grants will be awarded for approximately 20 months to carry out research. Application deadline is February 18, 2014.
Steve Huckvale Scholarships for African Students in UK
University of Bath is offering scholarships for African students. These scholarships are available to taught masters applicants who are intending to study Engineering or Management. Each Scholarship is worth £5,000. Each is awarded as a discount in tuition fees and is for one year only. Scholarships cannot be deferred to a later year. The application deadline is 30th June 2014.
Masters Scholarships for Ugandans in Taiwan
Scholarships for Ugandans are available for pursuing master degree level at Kasetsart University. Scholarships include tuition fee and monthly research assistant stipend including research expenditure and health insurance. Scholarships are available for two consecutive academic years of full-time graduate enrollment. Application deadline is April 30, 2014.
EASST Visiting Scholar Fellowship for Ugandans
The East Africa Social Science Translation (EASST) is offering a 4-month visiting scholar fellowship. Fellowship is awarded to equip social scientists with the skills needed to carry out rigorous evaluations of economic development programs. Applicants must be computer literate, fluent in English, and a strong public speaker. The application deadline is March 26, 2014.
INSEAD Orange Endowed Scholarships for Ugandans
Scholarships for Ugandans are available for pursuing master’s degree at INSEAD Business School. The amount of this INSEAD scholarship is up to €20,000. Preference will also be given to candidates who demonstrate financial need. Online application deadlines are from 14 January 2014 till 31 January 2014 and 14 April 2014 till 28 April 2014.
Full-Time MBA Scholarships for Ugandans
Scholarships for Ugandans are available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Strathclyde. Suitable candidates will be considered on the basis of their MBA applications and interview performance. 4 scholarships will be awarded. The application deadline is 31st May 2014.
Guest Scholarship for Ugandans in Sweden
The scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing postdoctoral research at Swedish universities and research institutes. Scholarship worth of SEK 18,000 per month will be awarded which also includes travel grant and insurance coverage for long-term visits. Online application must be submitted by 2 February 2014.
AFD PSIA Student Scholarships for Ugandans
Scholarships for Ugandans are awarded to study Master program in Development Practice or in International Development at Paris School of International Affairs of Sciences Po (PSIA). Scholarship is offered for the entire length of study at PSIA on condition of sufficient academic performance (top 50% of class). Scholarship goes towards covering tuition fees. Application deadline is February 4th, 2014.
Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund (ABCF) Research Fellowships
Fellowships are available for pursuing MSc or PhD program at a national agricultural research organization or university in a BecA-ILRI Hub target country. Applicants must be currently engaged in agricultural research or in a research area with relevance to agriculture. They must have good working knowledge of written and spoken English. The application deadline is February 28th 2014.
Mo Ibrahim Foundation MSc Scholarship for Ugandans
The scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing master’s degree level at University of Birmingham in UK. Applicants must have the equivalent of a first class UK bachelors degree and be African nationals domiciled (or permanent residents) in an African country. Applicants should reach at least level 6.5 in the IELTS or 580 /93 for TOEFL. Application deadline is 19th May 2014.
INSA JRD-Tata Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries
The Indian National Science Academy (INSA) offers fellowship programme for developing countries in India. Applicants possessing Doctorate or Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent degree in Engineering/ Medicine and allied disciplines may apply. Candidates below 45 years of age may apply. The application deadline is 31st October each year.
INSEAD Mette Roed Heyerdahl Memorial Scholarship for Ugandans
Scholarship for Ugandans is available for pursuing master’s degree at INSEAD Business School. One scholarship is awarded in each MBA class. Scholarship covers up to €12,000. Online application should be submitted by 31 January 2014.
Pegge Scholarship for Ugandans
Scholarship for Ugandans is provided to study MSc program in Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems at University of Sussex. Scholarship will include a contribution to maintenance and/or tuition fee waiver of £3,000. The award will be made based on the information provided on the Sussex online application form for the Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems MSc course. Application should be submitted till 1st July 2014.
Hungarian Ministry of Rural Development Master of Science (MSc) Fellowship Programme
The Hungarian Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), on behalf of the Government of Hungary is offering fellowship programme for the students of developing countries. The Fellowship will cover tuition, books and subsistence costs for the entire duration of the course. The application deadline is 28th February 2014.
International Climate Protection Fellowships for Ugandans
Federal Environment Ministry’s (BMU) is funding International Climate Protection Fellowships for Ugandans. The fellowship is awarded in climate protection and climate-related resource conservation. Up to 20 International Climate Protection Fellowships are granted annually for a period of one year in Germany. Online application will be submitted by 15 March 2014.
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