Tag: Grants

Scholarships Granted to Engineers In Illinois and Brazil

The university of Northern Illinois and Univercidad de La Sabana have designed unique scholarship programs wherein students of both the states can enjoy certain perks while studying engineering courses. Every year lakhs and lakhs of students from Illinois and Columbia apply for this Grant. Engineering is probably one of the most sought after educational stream …

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Travel Grants for International Students

Year by year, there has been a huge rise in students venturing to overseas universities for higher studies. Students taking up research programs in international universities look for grants from institutes, associations and also from government that will look out for all expenses calculated for the program. These grants are not only for research work, …

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IAO Releases Accreditation Grants of Up To 90% for Education Providers

IAO Announces Accreditation Grants of up to 90% exclusively for education worldwide. This is to achieve its mission of standardizing education globally and enhancing institutes’ profile on the regional and international level. IAO (International Accreditation Organization) is an international accreditation agency for education providers and teachers worldwide. IAO provides international accreditation to the education providers …

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Rotary Global Grants : International Graduate-Level Study Scholarship

Rotary through Rotary Foundation Global Grants is offering prestigious international scholarships for graduate students. These grants are for pursuing careers abroad in one of their six areas of focus: Peace and conflict prevention/resolution, Disease prevention and treatment, Water and sanitation, Maternal and child health, Basic education and literacy, Economic and community development The prospective global …

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Scholarships and Grants in Australia

Want to study in Australia? In this post, you can locate number of links to scholarship programs of different universities and organizations. We have compiled here various scholarships, grants and bursaries which are available online. These online scholarships are integrated here to save your valuable time and money and organized with professional standards to certify …

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Pell Grant: Foundation of Student’s Financial Aid Package

Pell Grant is the need based program of the US Government. Earlier it was known as Basic Educational Opportunity Grants (BEOGs). It awards money to eligible students who are having insufficient financial resources and have the talent and interest to pursue an undergraduate degree or professional degree (obtained after an undergraduate degree for the courses like medicine, …

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MOMA Minority Scholarships in India

Moma Minority Scholarships are a Prime Minister’s initiative to help Indian minority students. The main aim of the scheme is to give financial aids to students who belong to minority sectors and who are not able to complete their education. These scholarships are awarded on merit basis. The scholarships which are given will be based on …

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How to Pay for Grad School

Earning a degree can be a smart thought. But how do you find the funding to pay for an expensive advanced degree? There are various ways to earn a degree without ending up with a lot of liabilities. Our tips and tools help you to explore your options for grad school financial assistance including scholarships, …

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U.S. Gov. Awards $500 Million to Expand Medical Fields

U.S. Government has announced to spend $500 million to help minorities especially blacks who are entering in biomedical research fields where lack of diversity is disturbing and disheartening. The awards were announced by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the nation’s medical research agency. As part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, …

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Auckland Medical Research Foundation Awards $1.8m Grants to Medical Researchers

The Auckland Medical Research Foundation (AMRF) announced $1,829,582  funds for the Auckland medical researchers. The AMRF grants will encourage research of high scientific value and support the sphere of medical science. Foundation Executive Director, Kim McWilliams said that more research is the only way we can ensure genuine advances in medicine and outcomes for patients. …

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Ohio State Grants will Fund College Internships

The Ohio state is investing $11 million to create internships opportunities and co-ops for college students. The investment will be the part of the state’s strategy to align higher education curriculum with workforce skills in demand in fields such as aerospace and advanced manufacturing. It will also help to keep Ohio college graduates in the …

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David Geffen Offers $100 Million Grants to UCLA’s for Medical Students

A renowned entertainment executive and philanthropist, David Geffen is offering a $100 million scholarship funds to the excellent medical students attending the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.  The school was named in his honor after his $200 million unrestricted gift in 2002. With this recent gift of $100 million for medical school scholarships, David Geffen …

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University of California offers $1 Million Grants to Undocumented Students

The University of California, Berkeley has taken an initiative along with private foundations to fund $1 million scholarships for illegal immigrants. The University of California is taking the DREAM Act a step further.  The scholarships are for those students who are not eligible for federal grants, government-backed loans or work-study positions. It is the largest …

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NSF offers $6.24 million Grant to Improve Computer Science Education

The University of Massachusetts Amherst’s Commonwealth Alliance for Information Technology Education (CAITE) along with Georgia Institute of Technology has won a major grant of $6.24 million for five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to enhance the computer science education nationally. This partnership will further raise the enrollment of students in U.S. computer science programs …

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UK Universities are Offering Grants to Bright Students

Various institutions in UK are offering financial aid to bright and talented students to study at “lower ranked” universities amid a scramble to fill undergraduate places. The incentives are worth up to £10,000. These institutions are offering grants to applicants with the best A-level grades irrespective of their family earnings. The awards will be for …

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Wellesley College: Helping Empowering Youth in Africa

Wellesley College joins the partnership with the MasterCard Foundation to launch a $500 million education program. The announcement was made in a United Nations special session. These grants will be awarded to financially disadvantaged brilliant students from developing countries especially from Africa. This $500 million program will support for quality and relevant secondary and university …

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How to Maximize College Financial Aid-Tips

The cost of higher studies has increased considerably in the recent past, leaving parents and students worried about ‘how they will handle the financial strain.’ Though, various scholarships, grants and financial awards are available to students. But not everyone is lucky enough to secure these opportunities. However, there are steps that can be taken by …

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