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Scholarships for Papua New Guinea Students, 2018

Various recent scholarships, financial aids and grants are available for Papua New Guinea students. international awards for Papua New Guinea nationals can be viewed in this particular section of the site. To help you out, scholarship-positions.com prepared a list of leading scholarships to study in Papua New Guinea or abroad. With the help of these stated scholarship options students of Papua New Guinea can fund their academic studies wisely. Funding schemes, deadline updates, application process for programmes in Papua New Guinea are highlighted here. You can discover more updated details on the program schemes particularly for Papua New Guinea students by following the below mentioned links.

Vice-Chancellor’s funding for Developing Countries at University of Westminster
Programme Provider: University of Westminster, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Developing Countries Students
Courses: Full-time Masters Degree
Award Details: Full tuition fee waiver, accommodation, living expenses and flights to and from London.
Application Deadline: 16 October



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2016 EDCTP-TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships
Programme Provider: European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and WHO/TDR
Eligible Students: low- and middle-income countries
Courses: Clinical Research
Award Details: The grant covers one economy class return ticket (home – host organisation – home); a monthly stipend, health insurance, an allowance to cover essential educational support materials.
Application Deadline:  21 July and 28 January

Wellcome Trust International Engagement Awards for Papua New Guinea
Programme Provider: Wellcome Trust, UK
Eligible Students:
The scheme is open to a range of potential applicants, including scientists and health researchers, NGOs.
Courses: Awards are available for undertaking research projects.
Award Details:
Awards of up to £30,000 will be awarded.
Application Deadline:
19 February and 19 August

Senior Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine for Papua New Guinea
Scholarship Provider: Wellcome Trust
Eligible Students: Each of the scholarships has its own set of eligibility criteria which applicants should check carefully to make sure you are eligible before they apply. 
Research programme
Award Details: Overseas allowances will be provided for periods of training or collaborative research spent outside the home institution country.
Application Deadline: 24 May, 27 July, 26 February

Edinburgh Global Online Distance Learning
Programme Provider: University of Edinburgh, UK
Eligible Students:
The financial aid positions will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission onto the above eligible distance learning Master’s programmes.
Courses: The studentships are available for pursuing online distance learning masters degree programmes.
Award Details: Each support will cover the full tuition fees over three years.
Application Deadline: 3rd June

Architecture & Built Environment Excellence Scholarship In UK
Programme Provider: University of Westminster (United Kingdom)
Eligible Students: Developing Countries Students
Masters Programme
Award Details: The financial aid positions will cover full tuition fee award, accommodation, living expenses, flights to and from UK.
Application Deadline: 3rd May

IHRP Emerging Scholar Program at Mahidol University in Thailand
Programme Provider: The Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies (IHRP), , Mahidol University, Thailand
Eligible Students: All Countries (Priority is given to developing countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America)
Courses: MA Degree Programme
Award Details: The scholarship allows for reduced tuition and thesis fees (4,200 Baht per credit to 1,200 Baht per credit each term and a 50 % of the cost of the thesis fee).
Application Deadline: March 31

International Space program Program in France
Programme Provider: International Space University, France
Eligible Students: Various
Courses: Masters Program
Award Details: This aid is available to selected applicants, and covers a portion of their tuition fees.
Application Deadline: 15 March, 30 April and 30 November

2016-2017 CEHC masters programmes in Public Health for Eye Care, UK
Programme Provider: Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), UK
Eligible Students: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Cameroon, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, St Helena, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and The Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Virgin Islands (British) and Zambia
Courses: Masters Programme
Award Details: Each scholarship covers course fees, two return flights, dissertation project funds, living costs and accommodation.
Application Deadline: 15 March

Scholarships For Masters Program At University of Tsukuba In Japan
Programme Provider: The Joint/Japan World Bank Graduate program (JJ/WBGSP) of the World Bank, and the Asian Development Bank-Japan program (ADB-JSP) of the Asian Development Bank
Eligible Students: Developing Countries Students
Master’s Program
Award Details: The scholarship benefits cover round trip air travel (economy class) between home country and Japan, plus a travel allowance of US$ 500 for each one-way trip.
Application Deadline: March 10

FIG Foundation PhD Positionsfor Papua New Guinea Students
Programme Provider: FIG Foundation, Denmark
Eligible Students:
Applicant must be studying for a PhD degree and registered solely in a surveying/geomatics academic programme.
The studentships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Award Details:
Successful applicants will qualify for a further grant of up to 3,000 euros to attend and present a peer reviewed paper at a FIG conference.
Application Deadline: 1 March

Commonwealth Scholarships in Low and Middle Income Countries
Programme Provider: Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Commonwealth Countries (Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, India, Malaysia, Maldives, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Saint Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis, St Vincent and The Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Cyprus, Malta, United Kingdom, Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu)
Courses: Masters Program
Award Details: A monthly/quarterly stipend intended to cover living costs, sustenance and local transport.
Application Deadline: 29 February

Janssen Pharmaceutica Scholarships for MSc Global Mental Health
Programme Provider: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Eligible Students: Students of low- and middle-income countries
Courses: Masters Degree Program
Award Details: Each support will cover full tuition fees, a living expense stipend of GBP 15,298.00 and an allowance in the summer for project expenses.
Application Deadline: 29 February

Franklin Mosher Baldwin Memorial Fellowship
Scholarship Provider:
The Leakey Foundation
Eligible Students:
The applicant must have a Home Sponsor who is a member of the institution where the applicant is affiliated in the home country.
Fellowships are available for advanced special training or studies leading towards an M.A or PhD.
Award Details:
The maximum award is limited to $15,000 per year. Baldwin Fellowships may be used to cover tuition, travel, living expenses, student fees, insurance, books.
Application Deadline: February 15

Jay Jordan IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Program
Programme Provider: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and OCLC
Eligible Students: low- and middle-income countries students can apply for this application
Courses: This is a intensive four-week Fellowship program
Award Details: Airfare, coach class, from the recipient’s home country to the United States and return trip to the recipient’s home country
Application Deadline: February 12

United States–South Pacific program (USSP) in USA
Programme Provider: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, United States of America
Eligible Students: Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu
Courses: Bachelor or Master’s Degree Study
Award Details: Monthly allowance for food, clothing, and incidental expenses.
Application Deadline: February 1

IMMANA Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Applicants
Programme Provider: UK Department for International Development (DFID), UK Government
Eligible Students: All Countries
Courses: Postdoctoral Research Programme
Award Details: A fixed stipend of £34,000 (approximately $52,000) paid in quarterly instalments against satisfactory completion of programme milestones.
Application Deadline: 1 February

JSPS–UNU Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme in Japan
Programme Provider: The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), Japan
Eligible Students:
Developing countries students can apply for this application .
Courses: Postdoctoral Research Programme
Award Details: A monthly stipend of JPY300,000–360,000 (depending on experience).
Application Deadline: 31 January

University of Ghana TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship
Programme Provider: The Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR)
Eligible Students: Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Courses: Full-time Postgraduate Programmes
Award Details: Monthly stipend to cover living expenses equivalent to local living cost
Application Deadline:31st January

Sadako Ogata masters programme at University of London in UK
Programme Provider: University of London, United Kingdom
Eligible Students: Developing Countries Students can apply for this application
Courses: MA Degree Programme
Award Details: The Sadako Ogata scholarship covers the ‘whole fee’ for the programme, comprising two Core Module fees, four Elective Module fees, and the two Dissertation modules fees.
Application Deadline: 18 January

MMMF Grants for Women of Developing Countries in USA/Canada
Programme Provider: Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund, USA / Canada
Eligible Students: Women applicants from developing countries can apply.
Courses: Degree Program
Award Details: An MMMF grant covers only a portion of the total costs for an academic year.
Application Deadline: 16 January

University of Groningen Talent Grant
Programme Provider: Eric Bleumink Fund, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Eligible Students:
Developing countries students can apply for this application .
Master degree programmes (MSc/MA/LL.M.) and PhD degree programme
Award Details: The grant covers tuition fee, costs of international travel, subsistence, books, and health insurance. 
Application Deadline:
January 15th

Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship for Women from Developing Countries in USA
Programme Provider: International Peace Research Association Foundation
Eligible Students: low- and middle-income countries students can apply for this application
Courses: Graduate Programme
Award Details: The Fellowships provide $5,000 per year for two years for both women, for a total of $10,000 each.
Application Deadline: January 15

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