Medicine Scholarships are available at all academic levels i.e. undergraduate, graduate and PhD. Medical education is considered as the most highly professional education dealt with lots of practice and training. The field of medicine opens various options for the students to develop a bright career and become experts as surgeon, physician, etc. As the course demands high investment it requires lot of efforts in terms of funding along with intellectual efforts. To encourage international students for pursuing medical education, several worldwide medical institutes and organizations are offering renowned scholarships in Medicine. Explore the below mentioned list of international scholarships in medicine for medical students.
Intermediate Fellowships for Developing Countries in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 2015
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. The fellowships are awarded for up to five years and provide a basic salary which will be based on the pay scales of the employing institution or allowances and cover research expenses, training costs. Preliminary application deadline: 29 April 2015 and Full application deadline: 8 July 2015.
2015 UCL Excellence Fellowships for International Researchers in UK
The University College London awards excellence research fellowships to early career researchers from across the globe. A number of fellowships are available in 2015 across the full range of disciplines in life and medical sciences. In addition, two fellowships are available in specific subject areas: one of these will be in the field of neurodegeneration and a further fellowship will be appointed within experimental medicine. Fellows are provided with a competitive salary and research expenses for three years. The application deadline is 13 May 2015.
Global Scholarships for Excellence at University of Birmingham in UK, 2015-2016
is offering number of Global Scholarships for Excellence for the students of EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK. Award is open to all applicants who have applied to study on one of the College of Medical and Dental Sciences Masters courses (full-time or part-time), or the Physician Associate Postgraduate Diploma programme, starting in 2015/16. The value of each award is £2,000 to be off-set against tuition fees, is tenable for one year only and cannot be deferred to a later year. The application deadline is 17-April-2015.
Wellcome Trust Training Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 2015
Wellcome Trust is offering Training 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. This fellowship is normally for three years (non-renewable), but may be for up to four years for those who wish to undertake a relevant Master’s training or diploma course. Candidates shortlisted for interview will normally be notified four weeks before the interview date. Interviews will be conducted at our offices in London. Travel and accommodation costs will be provided.
HEFCE/LSHTM Postgraduate Bursary Scheme in UK, 2015-2016
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is offering up to 30 new scholarships under the postgraduate bursary scheme for the academic year 2015-2016. Applicants must hold an offer of admission to study an LSHTM London-based MSc course beginning September 2015. The total value of each bursary is GBP 10,000. This will cover the Masters course tuition fees (at the Home/EU fee rate). The application deadline is 3 July 2015.
Wellcome Trust Doctoral Studentships in UK or Republic of Ireland, 2015
Wellcome Trust is providing a very small numbers of doctoral studentships at a university in the UK or Republic of Ireland. Studentships are available to undertake up to three years of full-time research on a medical humanities topic leading to a doctoral degree. Applicants should hold a Master’s degree in a subject that’s relevant to the Medical Humanities. Applications will not be considered from those who have already received support for their doctoral studies from another funding body or who are already registered for a research degree. The application deadline is 2 April 2015.
University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarships for International Students in New Zealand, 2015
Applications are invited for University of Auckland doctoral scholarships available to international students from all countries who wish to pursue doctoral studies on a full-time basis. Scholarship covers tuition fees and provides an annual allowance of NZ$25,000, in the form of a fortnightly stipend. Scholarships are awarded for up to 3 years, with a 6 months extension. Selection will be based academic merit.
Wellcome Trust Masters Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 2015-2016
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 19 August 2015.
Edinburgh Global Health Academy Master’s Scholarship
The University of Edinburgh is offering one full-time Master’s scholarship. The scholarship is available for students pursuing one of the Global Health Academy programmes. Scholarship will cover the UK/EU “home” rate of tuition fee of up to £8,100. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is accepted for admission onto an eligible Global Health Academy programme at the University of Edinburgh commencing in 2015-2016. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. The application deadline is 29 May 2015.
Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine Bursaries, 2015
King’s College London is awarding masters bursaries for international students within the Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine beginning in September 2015. Each Bursary has a value of £2,000. The bursaries will be awarded on the basis of the assessments of three criteria: 1. Previous academic performance; 2. relevant experience where appropriate; 3. personal statement indicating reasons for applying to a particular programme. The application deadline is 29 May 2015.
American College of Surgeons International Guest Scholarships in USA, 2016
The American College of Surgeons is offering international scholarships to young surgeons from countries other than the United States or Canada who have demonstrated strong interests in teaching and research. Applicants must submit their applications from their intended permanent location. Applications will be accepted for processing only when the applicants have been in surgical practice, teaching, or research for a minimum of one year at their intended permanent location, following completion of all formal training (including fellowships and scholarships). The application deadline is July 1, 2015.
Developing Solutions Masters Scholarships in UK, 2015
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.
PAMAPS Postgraduate Scholarship for African Medical and Dental Doctors, 2015
Applications are invited from African Medical and Dental Doctors for PAMAPS (Postgraduate Academic Mobility for African Physicians-Scientists) project. The PAMAPS Project is a mobility programme in the area of postgraduate medical academic specialities. Scholarships are available to individuals who studied medicine, dentistry and purity clinical-related specialties to pursue postgraduate academic degree outside their country of birth/nationalities. The application deadline is 31 January, 2015.
Doctor of Medicine Scholarships in Iran, 2015-2016
Tehran University of Medical Sciences is inviting applications for scholarships to undertake Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Program for the academic year 2015-16. TUMS offers two types of scholarships: Type C and Type B scholarships for the duration of at least 7 years. Classes during the first 2 years of the program are held in English, but the rest of the M.D. program (the third year onwards) will be held in Persian. Applicants can apply before June 30, 2015.
For September 2015 academic session University of Glasgow is offering 5 scholarships worth £10,000 each towards the tuition fee of a one year Masters programme. Masters scholarships are open for the students from Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico or Thailand within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences. Applicants will be selected on the basis of academic excellence and personal achievement. Applicants must be a conditional or unconditional offer holder in order to be considered. The application deadlines are: February 2nd 2015 and 11th May 2015, rolling thereafter.
Mary Orr Paterson Scholarship in Medicine at University of Edinburgh in UK, 2015
Applications are invited for Mary Orr Paterson Scholarship which is available for undergraduate or postgraduate student at College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh in UK. Scholarship are open for undergraduate or postgraduate student from the Czech Republic, Poland, Russia or Slovakia. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. The value of the award is a maximum of £4,000 per annum towards fees. The application deadline is 1 May 2015.
Doctoral Scholarships for International Students in New Zealand, 2015
University of Auckland is offering 140 doctoral scholarships for international and domestic students enrolled in doctoral study. Scholarship covers up to $25,000 plus compulsory fee for up to 3 years, with a 6 months extension. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit. Application deadline varies according to courses.
University of Laval Masters Scholarships
Applications are invited for masters scholarships available for foreign student who is a citizen of an African or European country other than France to study at University of Laval. Applicants must graduated from a public university accredited by the ministry of higher education in your country of origin. This scholarship of $7,000 per year is renewable once, subject to compliance with the faculty’s criteria of excellence and upon the research director’s recommendation and faculty approval. The application deadlines are January 15th, 2015 for summer 2015 and March 15th, 2015 for fall 2015.
Republic of Austria Scholarships for International Students, 2015
Foundation of the Republic of Austria is offering scholarships for international students (except Austrians). Applicants who are descendents of forced labourers (regardless of their country of origin) or people coming from countries that have suffered exceptionally from the Nazi regime, especially from the recruitment of forced labourers. Scholarships are awarded to pursue research on their diploma or master thesis or their dissertation at scientific research institutions in Austria. The application deadlines are March 1, 2015 and September 1, 2015.
2015 IMU Scholarships for Malaysian and International Students, Malaysia
Applications are invited for IMU scholarships available for both Malaysian and international undergraduate students. These scholarships will be awarded to students demonstrating outstanding academic excellence, extra curriculum participation and leadership qualities. There will be two types of scholarships available: full tuition fee (100%) for full duration of programme and partial tuition fee (50%) for full duration of programme. Students are required to maintain the required minimum cGPA of 3.50 per semester in order to continue with the scholarship. Scholarships application will be strictly by invitation only upon submission of admission application to a specific programme at IMU.
Foulkes Foundation Medical Fellowship in UK, 2015
The Foulkes Foundation invites applications for Fellowships from recently qualified scientists and medical graduates. The Fellowships, which cover personal maintenance only (do not cover fees), are awarded for up to three years and are tenable in the United Kingdom only. Fellowships are available for outstanding post-doctoral scientists in the form of financial support, it gives exceptional scientists a unique opportunity to study medicine and become the research leaders of the future. The application deadline is 15th March 2015.
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