Italy University of Gastronomic Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Gastronomic Sciences is currently accepting applications for a three-year undergraduate degree in Gastronomic Sciences and Cultures.

The Three-Year Undergraduate Degree in Gastronomic Sciences and Cultures is designed to train multi-skilled professionals able to work and carry out research in many different fields connected to food systems.

Scholarship Provider: The University of Gastronomic Sciences, founded in 2004 by the international non-profit association Slow Food in cooperation with the Italian regions of Piedmont and Emilia-Romagna, is a ministerially recognized, private non-profit institution. Its goal is to create an international research and education center for those working on renewing farming methods, protecting biodiversity, and building an organic relationship between gastronomy and agricultural science.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Gastronomic Sciences and Cultures.

Scholarship Benefits: UNISG scholarships are available to applicants of all nationalities, and can be applied for once the online application procedures have been completed.

Non-Italian students can apply for a university fee exemption if they meet all the following requirements:

  • income and property situation does not exceed the limits indicated in the public announcements
  • have been admitted to the university’s three-year undergraduate degree program for the 2018/2019 academic year with a minimum admission score of 75 out of 100

Scholarships are assigned exclusively to students beginning their first year and can be renewed for the second and third year. UNISG scholarships do not consist of a direct distribution of funds, but rather a partial or full exemption from university fees.

Eligible Nationalities: Students from all countries are eligible to apply.

  • Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
  • Italian high school graduates – students who have a secondary school diploma obtained in Italy;
  • Graduating Italian high school students – students who will obtain their high school diploma, in Italy, in 2017;
  • Non-Italian high school graduates* – students who have earned a non-Italian high school degree and are eligible for university enrollment (as reported on the Declaration of Value (Dichiarazione di Valore) issued by the relevant consular authorities).

*Important information for applicants with a U.S. High School Diploma: According to the “Regulations on foreign students’ access to university courses in the period 2011-2014?, updated on 15 April 2013, US candidates must possess one of the following:

(1) A U.S. high school diploma and at least 3 successfully completed Advanced Placement exams
(2) Two years of college or university credit with all exams passed

For more information, please contact the Italian embassy or consulate in the United States. All non-EU candidates must enroll through the Italian consulate nearest their place of residence. Candidates should contact the Italian consulate as soon as possible to ensure sufficient time to complete the enrollment process.

Applicants whose native language is not English must have a minimum level of English language proficiency equivalent to a B2-level, (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) demonstrated at the English language entrance examination.

Applicants whose native language is not Italian must have a minimum level of knowledge of the Italian language equal to A1/A2 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) demonstrated during the Italian language interview/admission test.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose native language is not English must have a minimum level of English language proficiency equivalent to a B2-level, (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) demonstrated at the English language entrance examination.

Applicants whose native language is not Italian must have a minimum level of knowledge of the Italian language equal to A1/A2 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) demonstrated during the Italian language interview/admission test.

Application Procedure: In order to apply to the three-year undergraduate program in Gastronomic Sciences and Cultures, candidates must:

  • Complete the registration process
  • Upload the supporting dossier
  • Complete the written test
  • Complete an online interview       

Scholarship Link

Deadline: July 3, 2018



UK BPTC Excellence Award at BPP University Law School 2018

Scholarship Description: The BPP University Law School is inviting applications for BPTC Excellence Award. The excellence award is for those that have applied for the BPTC and have, or are predicted, a 1st in their undergraduate degree.

Scholarship Provider: BPP University Law School is a private, for-profit provider of professional and academic legal education in the United Kingdom. It has eight branches in Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Leeds, Liverpool, London and Manchester.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate degree programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Benifits: There is a total fund of £100,000 available, with individual awards of up to £5,000.

 

Eligible Nationalities:  Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria: To apply for this scholarship you must have one of the following:

  • A ‘1st’ class degree result, or
  • A penultimate year result of a 1st if you are still completing your degree, or
  • A predicted 1st

English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure: The student will also need to provide a 500-word summary detailing why you should be considered for the scholarship, demonstrating your commitment to your chosen career. To apply, please complete the Online Scholarship Application form and attach a copy of your most recent CV.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: March 1, 2018



Thailand 700 Training Fellowships and 70 Postgraduate Scholarships for Developing Countries 2018

Scholarship Description: The Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) in cooperation with Thai Universities/Academic Institutions is offering the scholarships for master’s Degree/Diploma Certificates through the Thailand International Postgraduate (TIPP) for 2018.

Scholarship Provider: Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) was established on 19 October 2004 by a Royal Decree to serve the Royal Thai Government as a focal agency under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand in administrating international development cooperations.

Candidates must have a good command of English. Candidates whose English is not the first language/Bachelor’s degree was not taught in English/ who is from a country other than New Zealand, USA, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada has to pass an English Language proficiency test according to criteria announced by University regulations.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships focus on development topics of their expertise which can be categorized under five themes namely; Food Security, Climate Change, Public Health, other topics related to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and “Sufficiency Economy Philosophy” or SEP.
Scholarship Benefits: Successful candidates will be offered an award which covers:

  • Return economy class airfare
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Living allowance
  • Book allowance
  • Thesis allowance
  • Settlement allowance
  • Insurance
  • Airport meeting service

Number of Scholarships: TICA offers over 700 training fellowships and 70 postgraduate scholarships. Each eligible countries/territory can nominate up to five (5) candidates per academic program.
Eligible Nationalities: Citizens of developing countries are eligible to apply.
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must be nominated by central government agencies in a country from the TIPP eligible countries/territories list.
  • Candidates should be an officer or agent (preferably from government agencies) currently working in the area related to the course provided.
  • Candidates must have bachelor degree and/or professional experience related field or related to graduate degree.
  • Candidates must have a good command of English.
  • It is recommended that candidates be less than 50 years of age.
  • Candidates must have good physical and mental condition.
  • TICA reserves the rights to revoke scholarship offered to participants who are pregnant during the period of study or violate rules and regulations.
  • Other requirements apart from these will be under consideration by the University regulations.

English Language Requirements: Candidates must have a good command of English. Candidates whose English is not the first language/Bachelor’s degree was not taught in English/ who is from a country other than New Zealand, USA, the United kingdom, Australia, Canada has to pass and English Language proficiency test according to criteria announced by University regulations.

Application Procedure:

The nomination must be supported by the following four documents;

  • Application form
  • Medical Report
  • Transcript
  • Recommendation letters
  • English score (e.g. TOEFL/IELTS)
  • One original with two (2) copies of all forms duly filled out, counter-signed and stamped by the authorized person must be submitted.

The nomination must be made by central government agencies in charge of the nomination of national candidates (such as Ministry of Foreign Affairs) or by relevant central government agencies for which the nominated candidates currently work. The nomination must be in line with relevant rules and regulations of the nominating countries/territories.

Each eligible countries/territory can nominate up to five (5) candidates per academic program.

  • The nomination must be submitted to TICA through the Royal Thai Embassy/ Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations/ Royal Thai Consulate-General accredited to eligible countries/territories. (See “List of Eligible Countries/Territories”)
  • Originals of nomination documents, duly filled out, must be received no later than a specified deadline for each academic program.
  • The application form must be filled in the typed-block letter.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: Each embassy has a different deadline.



UK University of East Anglia Scholarships for international development 2018

Scholarship Description: The School of International Development at the University of East Anglia is inviting applications for Postgraduate Scholarships in the International Development in the UK. UK/EU/International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Scholarship Provider: The School of International Development at the University of East Anglia is a leading global centre of excellence in research and teaching in international development. We are committed to making a real difference in the world. The results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 rank the School of International Development 4th (Times Higher Education) in the country for overall research, with 74% of our research ranked “World-leading” or “Internationally excellent”. We are ranked in the World Top 15 for Development Studies in the QS World Rankings 2018.

All applicants to the University of East Anglia must be able to demonstrate an acceptable level of English language before they can be admitted onto any course or programme.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Postgraduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in International Development.

  • Postgraduate Programmes:
  • MA Agriculture and Rural Development
  • MSc Climate Change and International Development
  • MA Conflict, Governance, and International Development
  • MSc Development Economics
  • MSc Development Practice
  • MA Education and Development
  • MSc Environment and International Development
  • MA Gender Analysis in International Development
  • MA Globalisation, Business, and Sustainable Development
  • MSc Impact Evaluation for International Development
  • MA International Development
  • MA International Social Development
  • MA Media and International Development
  • MSc Water Security and International Development

Scholarship Award: These can cover part or full tuition fees (UK/EU/International rates) and help support living costs and travel expenses.

Eligible Nationalities: UK/EU/International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Level: Postgraduate Taught
  • Course: Any degree within the School of International Development

English Language Requirements: International applicants are required to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language if English is not their first language.

 Application Procedure: To be considered for an award, you should submit your application for admission to a Postgraduate Master’s course.

Please check our website for more information and details about how to apply for all of the Faculty of Social Sciences Scholarships and Bursaries offered and their associated application requirements.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: July 31, 2018



PhD Scholarship in Data Driven Plant Reconfiguration at Technical University of Denmark, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Technical University of Denmark now wishes to invite applicants for its PhD Scholarship in Data-Driven Plant Reconfiguration. This project shall provide the framework for plant improvement based on re-configuration.

 

The overall purpose is to develop a set of principles for analysis and improvement of plants.

About University: The Technical University of Denmark often simply referred to as DTU, is a university in Kongens Lyngby, just north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It was founded at the initiative of Hans Christian Ørsted as Denmark’s first polytechnic and is today ranked among Europe’s leading engineering institutions.

Degree Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Data-Driven Plant Reconfiguration.

Scholarship Benefits: DTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and an academic freedom tempered by responsibility.
The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed with the relevant union. The period of employment is 3 years.

Eligible Nationalities: International applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship.

 

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a master’s degree in engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master’s degree in engineering.

 

Application Procedure:

  • Please submit your online application no later than 7 December 2017 (Local time). Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Online Application”, fill in the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include:
  • A letter motivating the application (cover letter)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma
  • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system (see guidelines and excel spreadsheet here)
  • Candidates may apply prior to ob­tai­ning their master’s degree but cannot begin before having received it.
  • All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: December 7, 2017



UK University of Edinburgh Muriel Smith Scholarship 2018

Scholarship Description: The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for a postgraduate scholarship to be awarded in 2018/2019.

About University: The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s ancient universities.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
Scholarship Benefits: The award will cover tuition fees for a maximum of one year at the Home/EU rate for the chosen Masters programme of study (up to a maximum of £10,100).  Successful Overseas applicants will be liable for the difference between the Home/EU and Overseas fees rates.

Eligible Nationalities: Home/EU and overseas students are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must have applied for a Masters programme of study within the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures before 11th April 2018. Their references must have been submitted by 25th April 2018. The award will support one female postgraduate masters student who has been domiciled in Scotland for a minimum of 4 years prior to the commencement of the MSc programme. Applicants to the following degree programmes are eligible:

  • Masters by Research (MScR) French Studies or Hispanic (Peninsular Spanish) Studies
  • MSc Translation Studies, specialising in French or Spanish
  • PhD students are not eligible to apply for this scheme.

The scholarship is to be awarded in one year of study only, part-time students will have the Home/EU tuition fees paid in each of the two years of study.

Application Procedure: Applications for the MSc can be made via the online postgraduate prospectus link given below.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Application deadline: April 11, 2018



UK Music Masters Scholarships for International Students 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Music Masters Scholarships at the University of Birmingham. These awards are open to UK, EU and international students, studying campus-based master programmes in the Department of Music, starting in September 2018.

About University: The University of Birmingham is a public research university located in Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Music.
Scholarship Benefits: Awards available vary in value.

Eligible Nationalities: Scholarships are open to UK, EU and international students.

Eligibility Criteria: These awards are open to UK, EU and international students, studying campus-based Masters programmes in the Department of Music, starting in September 2018. Applications for funding can only be considered alongside an application to study.

Application Procedure: In order to apply, you must have completed an application to study. You will then need to complete our online application form. Your application must also be supported by two references.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: March 23, 2017



Walter and Eliza Hall Institute International Scholarships in Australia, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute offers a number of scholarships to support International PhD Scholars. Scholarships are for open to outstanding international students to join Medical Biology PhD Program.

About University: The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, more commonly known as the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, abbreviated as WEHI, is Australia’s oldest medical research institute. The Institute is the Department of Medical Biology of the University of Melbourne.

 

If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD Programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Medical Biology.

Scholarship Benefits: The Institute’s International PhD Scholarships provide a living allowance equivalent to the current Melbourne Research Scholarship rate. In addition, all PhD students receive the Institute’s $2000 per annum scholarship top-up plus a relocation allowance, health insurance coverage, and tuition fee offset.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply.

Number of Scholarships: The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute offers a number of dedicated scholarships to support International PhD Scholars.

Entrance Requirements: In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

 

  • A four-year bachelor degree in a relevant discipline which includes a substantial research component equivalent to at least 25% of one year of full-time study and have achieved a minimum weighted average of 80% or (University of Melbourne) equivalent; or
  • A masters degree in a relevant discipline which includes a substantial research component equivalent to at least 25% of one year of full-time study and achieved a minimum weighted average of 80% or (University of Melbourne) equivalent; or
  • A qualification and professional experience considered to be equivalent; and
  • A research proposal; and
  • Referee reports (except for applicants who have graduated from the University of Melbourne within the last 5 years); and
  • The endorsement of a prospective supervisor.

Application Procedure:

To apply for the International PhD Scholar Initiative:

    • Check that you meet the academic entry requirements for PhD study at the University of Melbourne. Please note you do not need to apply to the University of Melbourne at the time of application for the International PhD Scholar Initiative.
  • Investigate the current student project opportunities to identify your preferred research areas
  • Submit an online application form
    You will be asked to indicate up to five titles of research projects or Institute supervisors who are in your field of interest

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: December 1, 2017

 



Postdoctoral Fellowships at University of St.Gallen in Switzerland, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of St.Gallen is inviting applications for International Postdoctoral Fellowships in Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences, and International Affairs. Fellowships are awarded to young researchers regardless of their nationality.

About University: The University of St.Gallen in Switzerland is a place for students and for the people living in the region as well. We are an educational institution, event organizer, employer, provider of services and much more. Their publicly accessible library invites people to do research and to read.

 

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue a postdoctoral research project at the University of St.Gallen.

Available Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the field of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences, and International Affairs.

Scholarship Benefits : Funding:

Own salary (salary category F8) at a maximum employment rate of 75 percent (ca. CHF 85’000 p.a. including social security benefits and professional pension)

Congress subsidies at an amount of CHF 2’500 p.a.

Indispensable research costs

Workplace and IT equipment

 

Eligible Nationalities: international students are eligible to apply.

 

Entrance Requirements:

  • Researchers who hold a doctorate (PhD) or will complete their doctorate within the next six months
  • External applicants with a doctorate (PhD) must have obtained their degree a maximum of two years prior to the submission deadline of the HSG Research Committee.

 

Application Procedure: Application documents:

  1. Application form
  2. Research proposal
  3. CV
  4. List of publications
  5. Diploma (copy Master / PhD degree)
  6. Invitation letter of one or more processors of the University of St.Gallen
  7. only for applicants without doctorate: letter of the PhD supervisor providing information about the status of the doctoral thesis and the prospective date of the final examination

Scholarship Link

Deadline: January 10, March 1, September 1, November 2

 



Full Tuition Master Scholarships at University of Jyvaskyla in Finland, 2018

Scholarship  Description: Full tuition scholarships at the University of Jyvaskyla are now available to pursue Master’s Degree Programmes in Finland. Scholarships are available to students of all nationalities.

Students must have Bachelor’s degree (academic first cycle degree), relevant to the field of education, and completed with good grades.

 

About University: The University of Jyvaskyla is a University of Jyvaskyla, Finland. It has its origins in the first Finnish-speaking Teacher Training College, founded in 1863. Around 15,000 students are currently enrolled in the degree programs of the university. It is ranked as the fourth largest university in Finland when measured according to the number of master’s degrees conferred.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Available Subject: The programmes below will open for application during the application round 2017-2018.

Learn more about each programme by visiting programme webpages below or by watching short videos of each programme on YouTube.

Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics

  • Banking and International Finance
  • Corporate Environmental Management
  • Digital Marketing and Corporate Communication
  • International Business and Entrepreneurship

Faculty of Education and Psychology

  • Educational Sciences (EDUMA)

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

 

  • Applied Language Studies for the Changing Society  (Applang)
  • Intercultural Communication

Faculty of Information Technology

  • Information Systems
  • Cognitive Computing and Collective Intelligence (COIN)

Faculty of Mathematics and Science

  • Biological and Environmental Science
  • Nanoscience
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics

Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences

  • Biology of Physical Activity
  • Sport and Exercise Promotion

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship covers the full tuition fee and it is awarded for two academic years. However, receiving the scholarship for the second academic year depends on your study progress and success during the first academic year: in order to receive the scholarship for the second year, you must complete at least 55 ECTS credits of degree studies during the first year. If you complete your degree in less than two years, the right to the scholarship expires upon the completion of your degree. Even if your studies are delayed, the scholarship is not granted for longer than two academic years. Cost-of-living grants are available at the University of Jyväskylä only in the IMDP in Nuclear and Particle Physics.

Eligible Nationalities: Scholarships are available to students of all nationalities.

 

 

Entrance Requirements: Bachelor’s degree (academic first cycle degree), relevant to the field of education, and completed with good grades. Admission of an applicant graduating after the application deadline is conditional till s/he submits the degree certificate, the deadline being July 17th, 2018.

Bachelor’s degree or a polytechnic degree.

The degree has to be completed by 17 July 2018. Please check also programme specific application requirements.

Application Procedure: The application form itself is to be submitted online. All supporting documents must be submitted either in Finnish, Swedish or English. If any of your supporting documents are not in one of these languages, then an officially certified translation must be sent, along with a certified copy of the original document. In addition, you should send the required enclosures by mail to University Admissions Finland.

  • Officially certified transcript of records
  • Officially certified copies of degree certificates
  • Copy of a residence permit
  • Copy of a valid passport
  • Certificate of English language proficiency
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Motivation letter

Scholarship Link

Deadline: January 10, 2018

 



USA Dietrich School Diversity Postdoctoral International Fellowships 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Pittsburgh’s Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is offering Dietrich School Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowships for two years, starting in August 2018. The University of Pittsburgh embraces diversity and inclusion, “Helping to attract and retain a diverse regional population and University community through the recruitment and retention of a diverse student body, faculty and staff.”

About University: The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related research university, founded as the Pittsburgh Academy in 1787. Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America. Pitt is among the top universities in the world and is the best public university in the Northeast, according to the 2017 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings.

 

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue postdoctoral programme.

Available Subject: Enter as your department or program of primary affiliation Humanities department or program for which you would like to be considered: Classics, Communication, East Asian Languages and Literature, English, French and Italian Languages and Literature, Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, German, Hispanic Languages and Literature, History and Philosophy of Science, History of Art and Architecture, Linguistics, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Theatre Arts

Scholarship Award: Fellows receive an annual stipend of $47,476.08, a $4,000 annual research/travel allowance, and a $1,500 one-time moving allowance. The University provides a relatively comprehensive package of fringe benefits, including medical insurance, participant-paid dental and vision insurance, life insurance, eligibility to participate in the University’s tuition scholarships program, and a retirement plan allowing personal tax deferral to TIAA/CREF with no University match.  Fellows have access to additional benefits which currently include: University libraries and recreational facilities, computing and networking services, and fare-free public transportation.

Eligible Nationalities: Non-US citizens are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Eligibility Criteria: University invites applications from qualified candidates who have satisfactorily completed all requirements for the PhD degree, including any oral defence, by March 1, 2018.  Individuals who completed all such requirements before June 1, 2016, are ineligible.

Application Procedure: Applicants are required to submit the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Dissertation table of contents
  • Two-page statement of research interests outlining the goals of the research you will undertake during the term of the fellowship
  • Two-page statement of teaching interests and philosophy
  • One-to-two page diversity statement, in which you share how your past, planned, or potential contributions or experiences relating to diversity, equity, and inclusion will advance the University of Pittsburgh’s commitment to inclusive excellence
  • Writing sample or excerpt of no more than 20 pages including references and appendices.
  • Course proposal including the subject area, a brief syllabus and proposed methods for a 15-week course directed towards advanced undergraduate or graduate students
  • Three letters of recommendation (Applicants must submit the names and e-mail addresses of three recommenders via the application page.  Each recommender will receive an e-mail promptly with a link to upload the letter; applicants will receive a confirmation email as each letter is uploaded.  It is the applicant’s responsibility to coordinate with recommenders so that they have ample time to upload after the applicant submits his or her application.  Letters will not be accepted by direct e-mail or postal mail, nor will they be accepted after February 23, 2018, at 5 p.m. EST. Applicants who use Interfolio’s online application delivery system need to apply several days before the deadline to ensure that letters arrive on time. Any applicant who has not completed the Ph.D. at the time of application should request that at least one recommender confirm his/her expected oral defense date (if any) and graduation date in his/her reference letter.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: February 16, 2018



Spain 36 Research INPhINIT, ”la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowships 2018

Scholarship Description: The new INPhINIT, ”la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowship Programme is now available to attracting international Early-Stage Researchers to the top Spanish research centres. Researchers of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme. INPhINIT aims to recruit excellent Early-Stage Researchers with very solid theoretical backgrounds, with curiosity and ambition; with incipient skills to express themselves clearly and defend their ideas with creativity, independence, and originality. Researchers may be focused on the academic side or be more industry-oriented.

About University: The ICMAB is a research institute of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), the largest research organization in Spain focusing on basic and applied research. The initial and ongoing mission of the ICMAB is “to generate new knowledge in Materials Science and transfer it to society, particularly to industry within the European Research Area“. Cutting edge activities in Materials Science and Nanoscience-Nanotechnology are now the main objectives of the Institute.

 

Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue doctoral research programme.

Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded in the areas of Bio and Health Sciences, Physics, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.

Eligible Nationalities: Researchers of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

Eligibility Criteria: The INPhINIT programme will be open to Early-Stage Researchers (ESR) of all nationalities. In order to be eligible, candidates must meet the following criteria (in accordance with the Marie Sklodowska-Curie eligibility conditions):

  • At the time of the announcement of final results (May 29th, 2018), candidates must be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree.
  • At the time of the announcement of final results (May 29th, 2018), candidates must comply with one of the following options:
    – To have completed the studies that lead to an official Spanish (or from another country of the European Higher Education Area) university degree awarding 300 ECTS credits, of which at least 60 ECTS credits must correspond to master level.
    – To have completed a degree in a non-Spanish university not adapted to the European Higher Education Area that gives access to doctoral studies. The verification of an equivalent level of studies to the ones mentioned above will be made by the university when the admission procedure starts.
  • Mobility Requirement:  Candidates must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the date of the announcement of final results (May 29th, 2018). Short stays such as holidays will not be taken into account.
  • Candidates must have a demonstrable level of English (B2 or higher).
  • Only candidates whose submitted application fulfils all the requirements will be eligible.

Application Procedure:  Once you have chosen the project, and are sure to fulfill all the eligibility criteria, click here to create your personal account and fill in the online “la Caixa” application form to apply for the fellowship.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: February 1, 2018



UK GCU Don McCarthy Master Scholarships 2018

Scholarship Description: The Glasgow Caledonian University offers Don McCarthy fully funded scholarships for international students for the academic year 2018-2019. Scholarships are available for fashion programmes at GCU London starting in January 2018. The scholarship will provide the successful student with vital support for course fees.

About University: Glasgow Caledonian University is a public university in Glasgow, Scotland. It was formed in 1993 by the merger of The Queen’s College, Glasgow, and Glasgow Polytechnic.

 

Course Level: Master programme.

Study Subject: Fashion programmes at GCU London starting in January 2018.

Scholarship benefit: Full Tuition fees.

Eligible Nationalities: International students.

Entrance Requirements: All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.

Typical Entry Requirements

UK Honours degree 2:2 or equivalent

 

Students must have applied to study one of the following courses at GCU London:

  • MBA Luxury Brand Management
  • MSc Fashion Business Creation
  • MSc International Fashion Marketing
  • MSc Luxury Brand Marketing

Application Procedure: You can apply for the scholarship online. When applying you will be asked to upload a video in support of your application. This is a 2-3 minute video explaining why you should be awarded the scholarship. Amongst other things, the selection panels are looking for answers to:

  • Why you should be awarded the scholarship
  • What difference it will make to your studies/career
  • What differences will you make to the industry/University – what will you give back?
  • What your future plans and career goals are.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: December 8, 2017



Switzerland international Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical Physics 2018

Scholarship Description: ERN is offering Non-Member State Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme to study in Switzerland. They are granted for two years and can exceptionally be extended to the third year. CERN’s people are driven by a shared goal, a single purpose. They want to achieve the impossible, to do what’s never been done before. Everyone here strives to be the best they can be, true specialists and industry “firsts” are created regularly – not just in the world of physics.

Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.

 

Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in Theoretical Physics.

Scholarship Benefits: Fellow will get salary, leave, insurance, travel expenses, family allowance etc

Eligible Countries: Fellowship is available to the students who are not the nationals of a CERN Member State.

Eligibility Criteria: You should not be a national of a CERN Member State. Nationals from the CERN Member States (irrespective of their current place of study and/or residence) should apply to the ‘standard’ Fellowship Programme(link is external). You have a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics (or are about to finish your thesis) and are looking for a postdoctoral position. You have a maximum of 10 years of research experience after the degree which gives access to doctoral programmes (MSc or equivalent).

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Documents required

  • a completed electronic application form
  • a Curriculum Vitae
  • a list of publications if relevant (for collaborations, please indicate simply the number of publications and only provide details of the most important ones)
  • a photocopy of the last (highest) qualification
  • a short (half page) description of your motivation for coming to CERN
  • three letters of recommendation to give as broad as possible overview of your academic and/or professional achievements
  • A short description of your research interests

The application and all supporting documents should reach CERN (or be submitted using the e-recruitment system) by the closing date. Candidates should upload their documents such as their curriculum vitae, publications, research interests etc. directly into our e-recruitment system (e-RT). Recommendation letters can also be uploaded directly or sent to the Recruitment Service by email, fax or postal mail (contact details are available here). Candidates will receive an automatic email when these documents are attached to their application.

 

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: October 15, 2018



Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships for Developing Countries in Gemany, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Heinz-Kühn-Foundation Scholarships for young journalists from Developing countries. This is fully funded scholarship which provides funds to enable candidates to gain professional journalism experience in North-Rhine-Westphalia for up to three months.

The aim of the Heinz-Kühn-Foundation is to support the training and professional development of ju nior journalists.

 

In order to promote the training and further education of young journalists, the Heinz-Kühn-Stiftung awards six-week or three-month scholarships for stays abroad in Africa, Asia and Latin America to young journalists from North Rhine-Westphalia. At the same time, the foundation finances up to six-month stays for journalists from Africa, Asia and Latin America in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to young journalists.

Available Subject: The foundation awards scholarships to young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia for six-week or three-month reporting trips in developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarship holders get a lump-sum contribution towards living expenses in the host country (with scholarship payments covering training and living expenses in the host country); a lump-sum allowance for flight and travelling expenses (the foundation pays a return air ticket for candidates from abroad);an allowance to cover costs of research materials (e.g. literature);an allowance for trips within the host country; and,(If necessary, for scholarship holders from abroad) a German language course of up to four months at the Düsseldorf or Bonn based Goethe-Institute. In the lead up to the scholarship and throughout the duration of the scholarship, the Heinz-Kühn-Foundation will provide support.

Eligible Nationalities: Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for this scholarship.

 

Eligible Countries: Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for a scholarship.

Entrance Requirements: Young journalists from North-Rhine-Westphalia and developing countries are eligible for a scholarship if they satisfy the following requirements:

 

  • Have a keen interest in development issues;
  • have already gained substantial professional experience in journalism (a completed college education is desirable);
  • Are not older than 35 years of age; and,
  • Have a good command of the official language of their host country (candidates from abroad must at least have a basic knowledge of the German language).

 

Application Procedure: Journalists who meet the requirements for a scholarship should first contact the foundation to discuss possible host countries and their topics of interest.

Applications for the following year must be received by 30 November.
The foundation’s postal address is:
Ministerpräsident des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Heinz-Kühn-Stiftung
Stadttor 1
40190 Düsseldorf

The following documents should be enclosed with the application:

  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form and a photograph;
  • Certificates of vocational training and present occupation;
  • Foreign languages certificates;
  • German candidates should provide a detailed statement explaining their reasons for applying, their choice of host country and proposed topic of research.
  • Candidates from abroad should provide a letter of motivation in German.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: November 30, 2017



Belgium Ghent University Social Sciences Postdoctoral Research Position 2017-2018

Scholarship Description: The CHEGG, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Political and Social Sciences is charmed to offer its full-time positions as a postdoctoral scientist for two years. The point of the position is to help universal understudies have an unmistakable fascination in interdisciplinary research, there is no express inclination for either subjective or quantitative technique, yet capability in the two zones is valued.

About University: Ghent University (Dutch: Universiteit Gent, shortened as UGent) is an open research college situated in Ghent, Belgium. It was built up in 1817 by King William I of the Netherlands.

 

Degree Level: Position is available for the postdoctoral researcher.
Available Subject: Position is awarded to a student who holds a PhD degree in the Social Sciences.
Scholarship Benefits: Full-time positions (100%) as Postdoctoral Researcher for two years (with the possibility to extend the contract on the basis of a satisfactory performance)
Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for the fellowship.

Eligibility Criteria : Applicants must hold a PhD degree in the Social Sciences (preferably Sociology, Public Administration or Political Sciences) or a degree recognized as equivalent.

Application Procedure: Applications should consist of a motivation letter, a Curriculum Vitae, a two-page proposal of the research the candidate would like to carry out within the field of Higher Education Governance, please merge these three parts in one file. Copies of Bachelor, Master and PhD degrees as a separate file. The candidate will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of the application. It is envisaged that job interviews will take place in December 2017. Applications should be sent no later than 30 November 2017 by e-mail.

Scholarship Link

Deadline: November 30, 2017



Master Scholarships at University of Innsbruck for Peace Studies, Austria, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Innsbruck might want to offer Master Scholarships for Peace Studies program. These grants are accessible for understudies who have a troublesome monetary background. The Peace Studies Fund intends to help understudies of the MA Program in Peace Studies by adding to the program’s current scholarship. The University of Innsbruck is a state funded college in Innsbruck, the capital of the Austrian government territory of Tyrol.

Degree Level: These scholarships are available to pursue a master degree.

 

Available Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the field of Peace Studies.

Scholarship Benefits: Tuition is payable exempt from any expenses to the Tyrolean Institute for Higher Education.

Eligible Nationalities:  International students are eligible for these scholarships.

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent.

Application Procedure: Application forms have to be sent to the office in Austria. Students who are admitted academically will be accepted formally if the payment of their deposit is proven. attach following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three recent photographs (passport size) | Drei Passfotos jüngeren Datums
  • Three copies of your passport | Drei Kopien des Reisepasses
  • Two letters of recommendation (from individuals, other than family members, who are familiar with your academic and/or professional abilities)
  • An application essay of 300 words. Please write an essay providing your reasons for applying to this program, Applicants main areas of interest in the program, and how you hope to benefit from the program. This essay should be written in English for those students who wish to participate in any courses instructed in English |
  • Two copies of your Bachelor’s Degree (or its equivalent) and transcripts |
  • Health certificate indicating current state of health |
  • The filled in and signed University Inscription Form|
  • Copy of a document proving that you have medical coverage. This must include insurance against sickness and accidents and cover the costs of hospitalization and repatriation. |
  • Citizens of EU countries are only required the E-111 application form and the document or card needed in their own country to receive medical care |
  • Copy of proof of insurance against theft, loss, etc. The Program is not liable for such occurrences with valuables. |

Application Form

Scholarship Link



PhD Scholarship in Plant Synthetic Biology at Technical University of Denmark, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Technical University of Denmark now wishes to welcome candidates for its PhD grant in Plant Synthetic Biology to chip away at building of the greenery Physcomitrella patens. The point of the grant is to set up a few autotrophic greenery mutants and the general mission of DTU Bioengineering is to add to research, improvement and instruction inside the logical zones of Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biomedicine and Systems Biology. The Technical University of Denmark regularly essentially alluded to as DTU, is a college in Kongens Lyngby, only north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It was established at the activity of Hans Christian Ørsted as Denmark’s first polytechnic, and is today positioned among Europe’s driving designing organizations.

Degree Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.
Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Plant Synthetic Biology.
Scholarship Benefits: DTU is a leading technical university globally recognized for the excellence of its research, education, innovation and scientific advice. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and an academic freedom tempered by responsibility.
Eligible Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must have a master’s degree in biological engineering or a similar degree (Biochemistry, Biotechnology, etc.)

 

Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill in the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file. The file must include:

  • A letter motivating the application (cover letter).
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma.
  • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system

Please submit your online application no later than 6 December 2017 (local time). Candidates may apply prior to ob­tai­ning their master’s degree but cannot begin before having received it. All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, disability, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: December 6, 2017



Europe ESCP Undergraduate Scholarship Programme 2018

The European Business School is looking excellent applicants for undergraduate scholarship programme on the basis of merit, diversity and financial needs. These scholarships are available in the fields of Management and cover 25% to 50% of the tuition fees.

Each year, the University of Lincoln award a number of merit-based, subject-specific and the country focused scholarships to high students from around the world.

 

ESCP Europe is a pan-European business school which has campuses in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Turin, and Warsaw. Originally established in 1819 in Paris, it is the oldest business school in the world.

Degree Level: These scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree.

Available Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the field of Management.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarships are competitive and cover 25% to 50% of the tuition fees (the 1st registration fee is not covered by the scholarship). They are renewable each year on condition of academic achievement, behaviour and involvement in the ESCP Europe community.

Eligible Countries:  International applicants from all countries are eligible.

Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must be high-calibre students with excellent grades who are interested in the various subjects offered by our Bachelor programme. Our students typically rank in the top 10% of their academic cohort, having successfully completed their secondary education with high honors or distinction, and are keen to study in different countries with students from all over Europe and beyond. They have a very good command of English and speak further languages, which they are eager to improve during their studies at ESCP Europe. Ideal candidates are interested in different cultures and multicultural settings and have an affinity with quantitative disciplines (taking into account the mathematics and economics content of the programme).

Application Procedure: Students wishing to be considered for scholarships apply once they have been admitted to the programme and will need to submit financial information (evidence of household income), in addition to documents previously provided.

 

 

Deadline: Rolling deadline November to June



220 Fully or Partially Funded Studentships for International Students in UK, 2018

Scholarship Description: This year Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is offering 220 fully or partially funded studentships for international students. Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme.

The Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the UK’s top research universities, ranked fifth for world-leading and internationally excellent research.

 

 

About University: University expects all students to have a good standard of English in order to successfully study on a course. The minimum English language requirement is GCSE grade C or 4, though the requirements for some courses may be higher.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate research programme.
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded for studying varies subjects offered at the university.
Scholarship Benefuts: QMUL offers research studentships to the value of around £12 million to support PhD students each year.
Number of Scholarships: University offers 220 fully or partially funded studentships.
Eligible Countries: Home, EU, and International students are eligible to apply.

Application Procedure: Application process: step-by-step guide

1: Select your course of study from the list of postgraduate courses.
2: Academic entry requirements
University accepts a broad range of overseas qualifications. Consult country/region specific information to find out whether you have the right qualifications.
3: English language and foundation courses
If your first language is not English you must be able to provide recent evidence that your spoken and written command of the English language is adequate for the programmes for which you have applied. For a full list of our English language requirements please see English language requirements web pages.

4: Applying to Queen Mary: Postgraduate applications should be made online. Paper applications are no longer accepted.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

 

Deadline: January 31, 2018



University of Waikato Foundation Studies Undergraduate Scholarship in New Zealand, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Waikato is offering Foundation Studies Scholarship on the basis of academic merit and future potential to become global ambassadors for the University.

About University: The University of Waikato Foundation Studies Scholarship was established to promote educational opportunities and support talented international students who are enrolling for the first time into the Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies (CAFS) or the Certificate of University Preparation (CUP) at the University of Waikato. The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

 

Degree Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded to students who are enrolling for the first time into the Certificate of Attainment in Foundation Studies (CAFS) or the Certificate of University Preparation (CUP) at the University of Waikato.

Scholarship Benefits: The value of the scholarship will be up to $5,000 (NZD). The Scholarship will have a value up to NZD$5,000 for the Standard Foundation Programme and up to NZD$2,500 for the Accelerated Foundation or Certificate of University Preparation programmes. The Scholarship will be applied directly to the recipient’s tuition fees: a) Students taking the Standard Foundation Programme commencing in Semester A, will receive their tuition fees credit for Semester A and B paid on enrolment. Students taking the Accelerated Foundation programme or the Certificate of University Preparation will receive their tuition fees credit in Semester A only, paid on enrolment; b) Students commencing in Semester B or C will have half the amount of the Scholarship credited to their tuition fees, once enrolled in either semester. The remainder of the Scholarship will be paid in the following year, once enrolment in Semester A is confirmed.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible, applicants must:

a) Be an international student,

b) Not yet be enrolled at the University of Waikato at the time of application,

 

c) Be applying to enrol for the first time into the University of Waikato Foundation Studies programme,

d) Not be classified as a domestic student (see clause 7.2.e),

e) Have received a conditional offer of a place for the foundation programme and a conditional offer for an undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato,

f) Be residing in New Zealand for the tenure of the scholarship,

g) Not be coming to the University of Waikato via a sponsoring body1, and h) not be coming to the University of Waikato on a Guaranteed Credit Arrangement2 or through a study abroad or student exchange agreement.

Application Procedure: Applicants must upload the following as part of their online application:

  1. a) Their Offer of Place from the University of Waikato; and,
  2. b) A personal statement (maximum 200 words) that sets out the following (on the template provided):
  • What are your career goals/aspirations?
  • How will an international education experience help you to achieve these goals?

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Deadline: November 15, 2017 (for A Semester 2018), March 15, 2018 (for B Semester 2018) or August 15, 2018 (for C Semester 2018).



GCU MSc Scholarship in Climate Justice for UK/EU and International Students in UK, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Glasgow Caledonian University has created a scholarship programme to enable talented international students to undertake an MSc programme at GCU. The scholarship is paid towards the tuition fees to UK/EU and international students.

The Glasgow Caledonian University seeks to develop students of faith, intellect, and character who have the skills and the desire to continue learning and to serve others throughout their lives.

 

About University: The Glasgow Caledonian University is a public university in Glasgow, Scotland. It was formed in 1993 by the merger of The Queen’s College, Glasgow, and Glasgow Polytechnic.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MSc programme.

Available Subject: The MSc Climate Justice is a globally unique master’s programme which provides students with an in-depth understanding, analysis, and knowledge about the principles that underpin climate justice – human rights, development and climate change.

Scholarship Benefits: International students – £6,000 paid scholarship towards tuition feeUK and EU students – £2,500 paid scholarship towards tuition fee.

 

Eligible Nationalities: UK/EU and International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 

Application Procedure: The easiest way to apply is online. The online application form is simple to complete and you will find an Apply button on the course page. It lets you upload the documents needed to support your application and submit everything together.

Online Application

 

Scholarship Link

Deadline: November 20, 2017



University of Surrey, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Studentship for International Students in UK, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Surrey is now accepting applications for Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Studentship for 2018. These studentships are available for high-quality Home/EU or international candidates. The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial help to all the international students.

About University: The University of Surrey was established on 9 September 1966 with the grant of its Royal Charter, but its roots go back to a late 19th-century concern to provide greater access to further and higher education for the poorer inhabitants of London.

 

Course Level: Studentships are available to pursue Ph.D. programme.
Study Subject: Studentships are awarded within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Eligibility Criteria: Studentships will be awarded on the basis of the academic excellence of both the candidate and the research proposal or your supporting statement, in the case of Economics. This is an extremely competitive process and only very high caliber candidates will be successful. Candidates who apply to our Research Council Doctoral Partnership schemes (TECHNE and SeNSS) are automatically considered for our internal studentships as well (there is no need to apply twice).

Eligible Nationalities: These studentships are available for high-quality Home/EU or international candidates.

Scholarship Benefits: Offer includes:

  • Tuition fees waiver (Home / EU or International);
  • Maintenance (stipend) at current research-council rates for a full-time PhD;
  • Invitation to teach and/or demonstrate.

In addition to the studentship support, all Postgraduate Research (PGR) students in FASS have access to:

  • Professional development and skills support through the Doctoral College’s Researcher Development Programme
  • At least £500 per year for research expenses
  • Invitation to enrol on our PGCert in Higher Education
  • Access to research seminars with visiting speakers and training appropriate to the discipline

Studentships will be awarded on the basis of the academic excellence of both the candidate and the research proposal or your supporting statement, in the case of Economics. This is an extremely competitive process and only very high caliber candidates will be successful. Candidates who apply to our Research Council Doctoral Partnership schemes (TECHNE and SeNSS) are automatically considered for our internal studentships as well (there is no need to apply twice).

Application Procedure: Adopt this procedure

 

1. Identify and speak to a supervisor

Every departmental webpage on the FASS website has a list of staff details. Please browse staff member details to identify a prospective supervisor and make contact with them. An email is usually a good way to start a conversation. If you cannot identify a suitable staff member or do not get a reply, you should contact the PGR Director for the department to express your interest in pursuing a PhD.

2. Apply for a place on a PhD programme

To be considered for a studentship, you first need to apply for a place on a PhD programme at the University of Surrey. Based on your application, you may be invited for an interview.

3. Complete a studentship application

If you are applying to the following departments, and not applying for SeNSS or TECHNE, please use the FASS Studentship Form: Hospitality and Tourism; Sociology; Politics; Music and Media, Guildford School of Acting; and Literature and Languages.

The completed form should then be submitted as part of your online PhD application as the ‘Research Proposal’.

If you are applying to Law or Surrey Business School then your application for a studentship will be considered based on the information you provide when applying for a place.

Deadline: Both your application for a PhD place and your studentship application must be submitted by the dates below (late submissions will not be considered):

  • January 21, 2018 – Hospitality and Tourism
  • January 28, 2018 – Literature and Languages, Guildford School of Acting, Music, and Media
  • March 18, 2018 – Politics, Law, Sociology, Surrey Business School

Online Application

Scholarship Link



London School of Economics PhD Studentships for International Students 2018

Scholarship Description: The London School of Economics will offer around 100 major studentships for new PhD students in 2018. Studentships are awarded to undertake research in any LSE discipline, with annual renewal subject to satisfactory academic performance.

About University / Institution: The London School of Economics offers a unique opportunity for developing, comprehensive research skills throughout the mining chain – from exploration, mining, processing and metal production, to recovery after stopping mining activities.

 

The London School of Economics is a public research university located in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

Degree Level: Studentships are available for pursuing research programme.
Available Subject: Studentships are awarded to undertake research in any LSE discipline, with annual renewal subject to satisfactory academic performance.
Scholarship Benefits: LSE PhD Studentships are tenable for four years and cover full fees and an annual stipend of £18,000.

Eligibility Criteria: These awards will be made solely on the basis of outstanding academic merit and research potential. This relates both to your past academic record and to an assessment of your likely aptitude to complete a PhD on your chosen topic in the time allocated. The studentships include a requirement that scholars contribute to their department as part of their research training, in the form of teaching or other work, usually from year two onwards.

 

Eligible nationalities: Scholarships are open for UK, EU and international students

 

Application Procedure: Academic departments nominate students for consideration by a School panel for all PhD funding opportunities they may be eligible for. There is no separate application for any of these studentships.

 

  • To be considered for this funding, you must submit your complete application for admission to LSE by a specific date. This date differs by academic department. Refer to the individual programme page for the relevant deadline information.

Online Application

Applications close: Deadline for MRes/PhD Economics for 2018 entry (including PhD Studentships and ESRC funding): December 13, 2017

Scholarship Link



Ichiro Kanehara Foundation Scholarship for Foreign Students in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: The new Ichiro Kanehara Foundation Scholarship is now available for foreign students in Japan for the year 2018. The scholarship is awarded to International graduate students, postdoctoral fellow or researchers who are /will be conducting a basic medical research in Japan at least 3 consecutive years including the academic year from April 2018 to March 2019.

Its purpose is to promote academic research and to contribute to improvement in basic medical sciences and medical care. These aims are to be attained by the following scholarship programs.

 

About Scholarship: In December 1986, in accordance with the wishes of Igaku-Shoin Ltd. in memory of the late Mr. Ichiro Kanehara, The Ichiro Kanehara Foundation for the Promotion of Medical Sciences and Medical Care was established. Its purpose is to nurture talent and to provide financial assistance towards research in basic medical sciences and medical care.

Degree Level: Scholarship is available to postdoctoral fellows or researchers.
Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded to pursue a basic medical research.
Scholarship Benefits: Duration: April 2018 to March 2019, Amount: 100,000 JPY/month.

Eligibility Criteria: International graduate students, postdoctoral fellow or researchers who are /will be conducting a basic medical research in Japan at least 3 consecutive years including the academic year from April 2018 to March 2019. Applicants should submit a recommendation letter from the supervisor at the host institute as of April 2017.

 

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have excellent written and verbal English skills.

The amount ranges from ¥100,000 to ¥1,000,000 proportionate to the size of the project

Application Procedure: Applicants must apply directly to the foundation. Please refer to the Foundation website for details and to download the application forms.

 

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Scholarship Link



National and International Students PhD Scholarship at University of Groningen in Netherlands, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy of the Faculty of Science and Engineering is now accepting applications for PhD position for a talented and motivated national or international student. Candidates are invited to write and develop their own research project within the scope of the proposed topic given.

About University: The University of Groningen offers a wide variety of interesting, highly regarded degree programmes that rank well internationally. As our student, you will receive high-quality supervision and have many programmes to choose from. As an exceptionally motivated and talented student, you could join our Honours College for an extra challenge.

 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.

Available Subject: Research Topic: Due to successful public health measures and treatments, cardiovascular mortality has been greatly reduced in high-income countries. Clearly, patients with the established cardiovascular disease are at an increased risk for disease progression; however, patients differ in characteristics, (time to) disease progression or treatment response. During this PhD you will jointly use omics (genomics, and metabolomics) data and electronic healthcare record (EHR) data to 1) to classify patients at high risk for early cardiovascular disease progression, 2) identify markers for treatment response and 3) perform disease sub-phenotyping. Depending on the candidate’s preference further possibilities include the evaluating and/or development of big data analytics.

Scholarship Benefits: The PhD student will be enrolled in the PhD Scholarship Programme and receive a scholarship of € 2,027 per month (gross) from the University of Groningen for a period of 4 years.

 

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Successful candidates will have completed a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in biostatistics, bioinformatics or epidemiology (with programming experience) or another field of science relevant to the position. They have a good command of English (oral and written), are enthusiastic and have the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team, have a passion for science, are highly motivated to work in big data for precision medicine, possess excellent communication skills and an affinity for writing scientific papers and delivering presentations. In addition to these general qualifications this PhD requires experience (or willingness to learn) with:
• Unix, R, and Python
• a basic understanding of cardiovascular disease or general human health
• experience with EHR (ICD-10, ATC coding) or omics (plink, SNPTEST) is appreciated
• moderate understanding of the underpinnings of linear models.

Eligible Nationalities: National well as international students are eligible to apply for this position.

 

 

Application Procedure: Please upload your complete application in English as a single PDF-file until 20 November 23:59h / before 21 November 2017 Dutch local time. Please upload your entire application as “letter of motivation” by means of the application form.

The submission should contain the following:

  • A cover letter introducing yourself, describing your motivation and qualifications to conduct scientific research, your expectations of the PhD programme and your choice for the particular project
  • A full CV demonstrating academic excellence, including publications and presentations (if applicable), and a copy of your passport
  • A certified copy or scan of your MSc diploma (or equivalent; provide a certified University letter stating when your graduation will be if between the application deadline and start of the project) and academic records
  • Proof of sufficient competence in English
  • Names and contact details of two academic references
  • A research idea of 500 words. After the initial selection, only top candidates for each position will be invited to independently write a research proposal in the context of the indicated research direction as listed above. The proposal should focus on the central research question, the proposed method of approaching and answering this question, as well as the project planning.

Application Form

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is November 21, 2017.

Scholarship Link



University of Dundee Undergraduate Scholarships in UK, 2018-2019

Scholarship Description: The University of Dundee is offering generous scholarships if you are a new full-time undergraduate student starting in September 2018. UK/EU and Overseas students are eligible to apply.

About University: The University of Dundee is a public research university based in the city and Royal burgh of Dundee on the east coast of the central Lowlands of Scotland. he University of Glasgow is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s four ancient universities.

 

Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there. If English is not student’s first language, they will be required to provide a language test before they can start their studies.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

List of Subjects: Anatomy / Forensic Anthropology / Forensic and Medical Art, Architecture and Urban Planning, Archives and Record Management, Art and Design, Biological/Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Business (Accountancy / Economics / Finance / International Business), Civil Engineering, Community Learning and Development, Computing, Education, Electronic Engineering, Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, English / Creative Writing / Film Studies, European Studies, Geography / Environmental Science, History, Languages, Law, Liberal Arts, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing and Health Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Pre-sessional English courses, Psychology, Social Work

Scholarship Award: The monetary amount of scholarship is up to £25,000:

  • The value of the Scholarship is £5000 per year for overseas fee-status applicants matriculating with entry grades AAB at A-level (or equivalent) or above (the “UG1 Applicants”). UG1 Applicants will be automatically eligible for the Scholarship so there is no need to apply. However, award of the Scholarship shall be: (i) subject to availability; and (ii) at the sole discretion of the University of Dundee (the “UoD”).
  • The value of the Scholarship is £5000 in the entry year only for overseas fee-status applicants matriculating with entry grades lower than AAB at A-level (or equivalent) (the “UG2 Applicants”) who have applied for and have been awarded the Scholarship. In general, applications will be considered from applicants with entry qualifications or expected entry qualifications of BBB at A-level up to AAB at A-level (or equivalent) with evidence of wider achievement. UG2 Applicants are only eligible to apply for the Scholarship following receipt of a conditional or unconditional academic offer from the UoD. Instructions on how to apply will be sent shortly after the formal academic offer email. Scholarships (in respect of the UG2 Applicants) will be awarded to students based on their academic performance to date, their formal application and the content of their Scholarship application form.

Eligibility: To be eligible an applicant must:

  • have been classified as Overseas fee status by the University of Dundee
  • have met all the academic conditions attached to their unconditional or conditional offer of admission for entry to the University of Dundee
  • have obtained the qualification specified in the scholarship offer

Nationality: UK/EU and Overseas students are eligible to apply.

 

UK: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

EU: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden

Overseas: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo (Democratic Republic), Costa Rica, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, The Bahamas, The Gambia, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

 

Application Procedure: A scholarship application form will be sent via email with the formal offer for eligible courses.

  • The scholarship will be awarded automatically to applicants who matriculate with entry grades equivalent to AAB at A-level or above.
  • Applicants who expect to matriculate with lower grades should apply to be considered for this scholarship.

Deadline: The application deadline is February 1, 2018.

Scholarship Link



20 STeDe Master Erasmus Scholarships for Non-EU and EU Students, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for the all-new call i.e. STeDe Master Scholarships open to non-EU and EU starting in September 2018. Around 20 scholarships will be awarded in the context of this selection.

STeDe aims to create experts in the area of sustainable territorial development. We train researchers and professionals to be able to help organizations acting in the territory (enterprises, local communities, civil society organizations) to draft sustainable development policies for economic, social, environmental, international and intercultural management.

“The EMJMD in Sustainable Territorial Development is STEDE is offered by a Consortium of top-ranked Universities and outstanding professional partners with complementary expertise in the field of Sustainable Territorial Development.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Available Subject: This programme offers students a leading education in the field of sustainable territorial development.

Scholarship Benefits: Erasmus+ Scholarships amount to 24,000 Euros for the whole study programme (Monthly allowance).

In addition, support for the travel and installation is provided according to the candidates’ category (EU or non-EU students).

In addition, support for the travel and installation is provided according to the candidates’ category (EU or non-EU students).

Number of Scholarships: Every year about 20 scholarships are expected to be available for non-EU and EU students.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

STeDe Master Course is open to non-EU and EU candidates.

We welcome students with:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent (min. 180 ECTS, 3 years of study)
  • A good command of English and French, both spoken and written
  • A strong motivation and personal interest in sustainable development

Eligible Nationalities:  Scholarships are available to non-EU and EU candidates.

 

Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Deadline: Submissions are due by January 31, 2018.

Scholarship Link

 



Chalmers Cosmic Origins Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sweden, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Chalmers Cosmic Origins Postdoctoral Fellowships to study in Sweden. International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

About University: The Chalmers University of Technology is a Swedish university located in Gothenburg that focuses on research and education in technology, natural science, architecture, maritime and other management areas.

 

On the one hand, university focus on basic science related to the origins of the universe, of our planet and of life. On the other, we observe what is happening on Earth today and develop methods, tools, and models that enable us to look towards the future and find solutions to global challenges about resources, energy supply, and environmental impact.

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.

Available Subject: Fellowships are awarded within the Department of Space, Earth, and Environment (Astronomy and Plasma Physics Division). The research topics of the Galactic astronomy group cover Galactic star formation to evolved stars; other topics covered at the division include galaxy formation and evolution, and galaxy clusters. Galactic star and planet formation research at the unit is rapidly growing and will include at least 10 members and several associated scientists at collaborating institutes.

Scholarship Benefits: Full-time temporary employment. The Chalmers-MPIA and Chalmers-MPE positions are limited to a maximum of two years (1+1) at Chalmers. The Chalmers Cosmic Origins Fellowship is limited to a maximum of three years (2 years as a postdoc+1 year as a researcher).

Number of Scholarships: One or more positions are three-year fellowships at Chalmers (Chalmers Cosmic Origins Fellowship; 2 years as a postdoc, 1 year as a researcher).

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

To qualify for these postdoc fellowship positions, you must have a doctoral degree in a relevant field for example astronomy, astrophysics, or similar.

 

The position requires sound verbal and written communication skills in English.

Chalmers continuously strives to be an attractive employer. Equality and diversity are substantial foundations in all activities at Chalmers.

Eligible Nationalities: International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Application Procedure: The application should be marked with Ref 20170455 and written in English. The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as below: 

• CV, include complete list of publications
• Cover Letter, 1 page
• Statement of past and current research, max 3 pages
• Research proposal, up to 3 pages text plus up to 2 pages of references/figures
• The contact information of three potential references.

Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link



Two Full Scholarships for PhD Study at University of Cambridge in UK, 2018

Scholarship Description: Up to two Hughes Hall PhD Scholarships are awarded each year for full-time PhD study, in conjunction with the University of Cambridge. These awards are available to all nationalities and for all subjects.

About University: Hughes Hall is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in England. It is the oldest of the four Cambridge colleges which admit only mature students.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time PhD study, in conjunction with the University of Cambridge.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study all the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: These cover both maintenance and fees for all three fee-paying years. Maintenance will be paid monthly by Hughes Hall at the university’s published rate, and fees via a Vice-Chancellor’s Award for a Home/EU student or a Cambridge International Scholarship for an Overseas student.

 

Number of Scholarships: There are two scholarships available.

Eligibility: Applicants must specify Hughes Hall as their first choice college in their university application.

Eligible Nationalities: These awards are available to all nationalities.

 

Application Procedure: Applicants must complete the HH Award Application Form and submit it via email.

Application Form

Deadline: The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



UCT and QMUL Postdoctoral Fellowship in South Africa, 2018

 

UCT and QMUL Postdoctoral Fellowship in South Africa, 2018

Scholarship Description: UCT and QMUL are inviting applications for Postdoctoral Fellowship in criminology, environmental security, violence prevention and/or safety governance starting in 2018. The application is open to candidates of any nationality but a preference will be given to Black South Africans.

About University: The University of Cape Town (UCT) is a public research university located in Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It is jointly the oldest university in South Africa and the oldest extant university in Sub-Saharan Africa alongside Stellenbosch.

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.

Available Subject: Fellowships are awarded in criminology, environmental security, violence prevention and/or safety governance. UCT and QMUL invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for the postdoctoral research fellowship. The successful candidate will be expected to work within and support the research activities of a programme, which has as its key objective the development of multi-disciplinary research on safety governance and justice widely conceived, specifically within any of the following thematic areas:

  • Policing, private security, community justice, and related topics
  • Environmental security (with a focus on illegal economies that support the trade in endangered species)
  • Violence and/or crime prevention
  • Promotion of safe cities and communities (with a focus on models of safety)

Scholarship Benefits: The value of the fellowship is ZAR 200,000, funded by QMUL and tenable for one year. It is anticipated that successful applicants will be able to apply on a competitive basis for research expenses and travel support. Note: The fellowship is compliant with SARS policies and is therefore exempt from taxation.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Applicants should have a PhD awarded within the previous five years in a relevant academic discipline, such as Criminology, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Science, and Law, Psychology or other related disciplines
  • Application is open to candidates of any nationality but a preference will be given to Black South Africans
  • Applicants may not previously (since achieving the PhD) have held fulltime professional or academic posts
  • Applicants should not hold simultaneous fellowships from other institutions
  • No benefits or travel allowances are included in the value of the fellowship
  • The successful incumbent will be required to register as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Cape Town immediately and to comply with the University’s approved policies, procedures, and practices for the postdoctoral sector
  • As part of his/her professional development, the successful candidate may be required to participate in a limited capacity in departmental activities, such as teaching, student supervision, etc.
  • Applicants should have an interest in working as part of a team and will be expected to publish a minimum of two publication units per annum in DHET/ISI/IBSS accredited journals
  • QMUL will support applicants also wanting to spend time at QMUL as a visiting scholar with a contribution towards their accommodation expenses.

Eligible Nationalities: Application is open to candidates of any nationality but a preference will be given to Black South Africans.

Application Procedure: Complete applications, including transcripts, letters etc. should be sent to Liesel.collins-at-uct.ac.za by the 31 October 2017 Electronic submissions is preferred.

  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications
  • A motivation letter in which the areas of expertise, research interests and future intentions of the applicant are described
  • Certified copies of all academic transcripts
  • An example of recent, original, non-professionally edited, written work such as a thesis chapter
  • Contact details for 2 proposed referees who have been directly involved in the doctoral and/or previous postdoctoral research of the applicant.

Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is October 31, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



2018 AIMS NEI Research Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science, Africa

 

Scholarship Description: The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS NEI) is now accepting applications for new Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science (WiCCS).

The Program was made possible by a grant from the International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada, and financial support from the Government of Canada, provided through Global Affairs Canada (GAC).

The WiCCS Fellowship Program seeks to foster increased participation by women in the search for science-based solutions to climate change.

About University: African Institute for Mathematical Sciences mission is to enable Africa’s brightest students to flourish as independent thinkers, problem solvers, and innovators capable of propelling Africa’s future scientific, educational and economic self-sufficiency.

Degree Level: Fellowship is available to pursue research.

Available Subject: The AIMS NEI Fellowship Program for Women in Climate Change Science seeks to foster increased female participation in and contribute to a more sustainable societal response to climate change.

Scholarship Benefits: The fellowship is worth up to USD 35,000. The exact amount of the fellowship will be specified at the time of the award. This amount will be paid to the Fellow in three instalments in accordance with a schedule that will be defined at the time of the award. Fellows must submit accurate banking details (using the form provided below) to avoid undue delays in receiving their fellowship payments.

Number of Scholarships: Up to four fellowships are available each year.

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must be:

  • Female
  • In possession before the fellowship start date of a doctorate in a quantitative discipline, including, but not limited to, applied mathematics, climatology, physics, chemistry, computer science, theoretical biology, and engineering
  • Currently employed, on either a permanent or a temporary basis, in a non-profit work environment, including government
  • Actively engaged in research, policy, and/or practice relevant to climate change modeling, mitigation, adaptation, and/or resilience
  • The lead and/or senior author of at least one refereed publication on a topic relevant to climate change modeling, mitigation, adaptation, and/or resilience.

Eligible Nationalities: Fellowship is awarded to female scientists based anywhere in the world.

Application Procedure: To apply, email to ms4cr-fellows-at-nexteinstein.org (using as subject “MS4CR fellowship application – first and last name of applicant”) the following documents on or before 11:59 pm CAT on 27 October 2017:

  • Application form, including budget template
  • Project proposal form, including budget template
  • A curriculum vitae
  • An electronic copy of a representative publication in climate change modelling, mitigation, adaptation and/or resilience on which the applicant is the lead and/or senior author
  • Three confidential letters of support which are to be emailed directly by the applicant’s referees to ms4cr-fellows-at-nexteinstein.org (using as subject “MS4CR fellowship application support letter – first and last name of applicant”) by the application deadline. It is the responsibility of the applicant to request these letters from the referees. Two of these letters should come from the applicant’s immediate supervisor at her home institution and the named collaborator at her proposed host institution. At least one letter should come from a referee who is qualified to assess the applicant’s experience in climate change research, practice, and/or policy.

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is October 27, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



24 Full Scholarships at Maastricht University in Netherlands, 2018

 

Scholarship Description: The Maastricht University is inviting international students from outside the EU/EEA who wish to pursue full-time master’s programme in the Netherlands. The scholarship programme offers 24 full scholarships of €29.000 (including tuition fee waiver and monthly stipend) each academic year.

About University: The Maastricht University (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands and, with more than 16,000 students and 4,000 employees, is still growing. The university stands out for its innovative education model, international character and multidisciplinary approach to research and education.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time master’s programme

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded within the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Humanities & Sciences, Faculty of Psychology & Neuroscience and School of Business and Economics.

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship programme offers €29.000 (including tuition fee waiver and monthly stipend) each academic year.

Number of Scholarships: There are 24 full scholarships available.

Eligibility: All candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • You hold nationality in a country outside the EU/EEA and meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for the Netherlands.
  • You have applied for admission to a full-time Master’s programme at Maastricht University which is participating in this scholarship program
  • Participating Master’s programmes in this scholarship programme
  • You meet the specific admission requirements of the UM Master’s programme to which you have applied.
  • You have never participated in a degree-seeking higher education programme, a primary education programme, or secondary education programme in the Netherlands. Students who completed exchange programmes in the Netherlands are welcome to apply.
  • You are not over 35 years of age on 1 September 2018.
  • You have obtained excellent results during your prior education programmes, as demonstrated by your latest grade transcript or certified by academic excellence. If several applicants are equally qualified, we will give preference to applicants whose academic transcript or certified letter of academic excellence demonstrate that they are among the top 5% of the 2018/19 scholarship programme applicants.

Eligible Nationalities: International students from outside the EU/EEA are eligible to apply.

Application Procedure:

Step 1: Register for one of the participating Master’s programmes at Maastricht University. For further details on how to register for a master’s programme at UM, please see your prospective programme’s web page. Once you have submitted your application via Studielink, you will receive a student ID number. You will need a student number in order to complete and submit the Scholarship Application Form

Step 2: Please fill in the application form through the Apply Now button, on the right side of this page, upload the following documents in .doc, .docx, or PDF format, and submit your application. Please note that you will only be able to submit your application once, so please ensure that all of your documents and referee contact details are up-to-date.

  • Curriculum vitae. Your CV should be up-to-date, contain relevant information about your education and (job) experience, and should not be longer 2 A4 pages.
  • Letter of motivation. Your letter of motivation should be up-to-date, tailored specifically to this Scholarship programme, and no longer than 1 A4 page. Be sure to argue why this scholarship is important to you, why you should be selected, and what your role as an ambassador of Maastricht University would be during your scholarship period, and during the upcoming years after you finish your studies at UM.
  • Proof of academic excellence. You may upload one of the following documents in order to prove your academic excellence: 1. Your University transcript that explicitly states your grade point average or class ranking (i.e. first class honours) for your entire study programme; or, 2. A letter signed by your institution’s Head of Department or Registrar stating that you are one of the top 20 students in the graduating year of your study programme. Please ensure that the letter contains the contact details of your Head of Department or Registrar.
  • The contact details of your referee. Please note that we will be in contact with your referee and ensure that you take the following steps when choosing a referee and submitting their details.
    • Relationship to applicant: indicate your referee’s connection to you; is this your professor, thesis supervisor, employer? Please remember that family members may not function as referees.
    • The telephone number of your referee: Make sure to add the applicable country calling code.
    • Email address of your referee: Work email addresses are preferred.

Step 3: Contact the referee you provided in your application form and ask them to submit their reference letter by email by 1 February 2018.

Application Form  

Deadline: The application deadline is February 1, 2018.

Scholarship Link

 



LMU Research Fellowship Program for International Researchers in Germany, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for LMU Research Fellowship Program for incoming and outgoing researchers to pursue research in the field of their choice. Applicants from all over the world are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

The program is designed to promote the career development of early-career postdoctoral researchers and to support them in building international networks of collaboration.

About University: Welcome to the Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich – the University in the heart of Munich. LMU is recognized as one of Europe’s premier academic and research institutions. Since our founding in 1472, LMU has attracted inspired scholars and talented students from all over the world, keeping the University at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change our complex world.

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue research.

Available Subject: Fellowships are awarded to pursue research in the field of their choice.

Scholarship Benefits: Incoming LMU Research Fellowships

Fellowship Package

  • Attractive salary (German public service employee pay grade TV-L E14)
  • Material and travel expenses of up to € 10,000 p.a.
  • Start-up funding of up to € 25,000

Outgoing LMU Research Fellowships

Fellowship Package

  • Attractive salary (German public service employee pay grade TV-L E14)
  • Material and travel expenses of up to € 15,000 p.a. during outgoing phase
  • Contribution to living expenses during the outgoing phase
  • € 10,000 during the reintegration phase

Number of Scholarships: We offer ten Incoming LMU Research Fellowships to outstanding international junior academics and five Outgoing LMU Research Fellowships to excellent early-career researchers with a doctorate from LMU Munich.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Incoming LMU Research Fellowships

Junior researchers who

  • Have completed their doctorate within the last 3 years
  • Comply with the mobility rule of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (i.e. they may not have lived or worked in Germany for more than 12 months during the three years prior to the application deadline)

Outgoing LMU Research Fellowships

Junior researchers who

  • Have completed their doctorate at LMU Munich within the last 12 months
  • Comply with the mobility rule of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (i.e. they must be nationals or long-term residents of an EU Member State or an Associated Country)

Eligible Nationalities: Applicants from all over the world are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

Application Procedure: Applications may be submitted on the program’s application portal at any time until the closing date on 1 December 2017.

Application Form

Deadline: The closing date for applications is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



45 GESS Doctoral Scholarships at University of Mannheim in Germany, 2018

45 GESS Doctoral Scholarships at University of Mannheim in Germany, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) at the University of Mannheim is now accepting applications for up to 45 doctoral scholarships to study in Germany. International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The aim of the scholarship offers excellent opportunities for highly motivated students with a quantitative orientation to pursue their doctoral degree in Business, Economics and the Social Sciences.

About University: The Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) is unique in Germany and one of the few graduate schools worldwide which foster the exchange of ideas, methods, and approaches to research across the boundaries of the economic and the social sciences.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Doctoral degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Business, Economics and the Social Sciences. Within our three Doctoral Centers university offer 11 Ph.D. Programs: 

Center for Doctoral Studies in Business (CDSB)

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Taxation

Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics (CDSE)

  • Economics

Center for Doctoral Studies in Social Sciences (CDSS)

  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Political Science

Scholarship Benefits: Admitted students receive a scholarship and there is no tuition fee. CDSE students are financed by a scholarship during the first and the second year (1.200 €/month) of their studies. The Center for European Economic Research (ZEW) offers a limited number of scholarships to first-year CDSE students starting in September 2017. The scholarship comprises a monthly living allowance of 1200 Euros.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 45 scholarships will be offered to the best applicants.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Entry requirements

  • Master’s degree (research oriented) or excellent Bachelor’s degree in the respective field
  • Letter of motivation explaining why you want to join one of our programs
  • Two letters of recommendation from university professors
  • Test scores Business Program: GMAT or GRE (preferably GMAT)
    Economics Program: GRE
    Social Sciences Program: TOEFL
  • Writing sample (e.g. a paper you have written during your studies)

Eligible Nationalities: International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 

Application Procedure: Apply via our online application portal which will be open from early November 2017.

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is March 31, 2018.

Scholarship Link

 



Jinan Sisiter City Scholarships for Non-Chinese Students at Shandong University in China, 2017

 

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Jinan Government Scholarships at Shandong University in China. Non-Chinese citizens are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

For the education of international students, SDU adheres to the education idea of cultivating high-quality talents that are excellent in majors, sound in personalities, brave to assume responsibilities, law-abiding and friendly to China. Our education idea is based on the need of international students and is beneficial to their future.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue bachelor, master’s and doctoral degree program.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship, mainly used as a fund for tuition fees, includes Full Scholarship and Distinguished International Students Scholarship. Full Scholarship is awarded to full-time international students (including international students studying for a doctor’s degree, a master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree) and students of long-term non-degree programs whose programs (including language programs and professional programs) are not shorter than one academic year. Distinguished International Students Scholarship is awarded to international students participating in language programs or professional programs shorter than an academic year and short-term exchange students. One student could only be awarded one scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: One student could only be awarded one scholarship.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Applicants must be Non-Chinese citizens from sister cities of Jinan. Applicants must be in good health and be friendly to China.
  • Applicants must abide by the laws and regulations of the Chinese government, behave well and meet the entrance requirements of Shandong University.
  • Applicants must have a good attitude towards study. Applicants must not have any record for disobeying regulations of the university.
  • Only applicants that have not received other sorts of fund or scholarship could apply for the scholarship.

Eligible Nationalities: Non-Chinese citizens are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Application Procedure: Please look up to the attachments for the requirement of the application documents and send the scanned copy via email to apply-at-sdu.edu.cn. All applicants shall mail the original copy of all application documents to SDU International Student Admissions Office (Address?C301 Mingde Building, Central Campus of Shandong University, No.27 South Shanda Road, Jinan, China).

None of the application documents will be sent back to applicants. Students that have already received the scholarship once could only submit the materials through a simplified procedure when applying for a second time. None of the application documents will be sent back to applicants.

Application Form

Deadline: The scholarship is available for application twice a year. The first period is from February to May (The scholarship will be allocated in October), and the second period is from September to November (The scholarship will be allocated in March).

Scholarship Link

 



China Investment Banking Women’s Scholarships, 2017

 

Scholarship Description: Credit Suisse is now accepting applications for the 2017 China Investment Banking Women’s Scholarship 21 a financial assistance award of USD 1,000 to three (3) full-time undergraduate or Master’s degree female students at a university in China.

The scholarship is intended to give exceptional students exposure to the world of Investment Banking.

Credit Suisse strategy is to be a leading wealth manager, with strong investment banking capabilities. They seek to follow a balanced approach to wealth management, aiming to capitalize on both the large pool of wealth within mature markets as well as the significant growth in wealth in Asia Pacific and other emerging markets.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Undergraduate and Master degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to any of courses offered.

Scholarship Benefits: Credit Suisse is now accepting applications for the 2017 China Investment Banking Women’s Scholarship, a financial assistance award of USD 1,000 to three (3) undergraduate or Master’s degree female students.

 

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Undergraduate or Master’s degree female students who are studying full-time at a university in China and are on track to graduate in 2019/2020.
  • Students from any academic discipline or degree.
  • If you already hold other scholarships or intend to undertake a summer internship, you are still eligible and encouraged to apply.
  • You do not need to have any prior finance experience or knowledge.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted online no later than Wednesday, October 18, 2017, midnight Hong Kong Time, and include:

  • Your résumé
  • Cover letter (marked Reference 2017 Credit Suisse China Investment Banking Women’s Scholarship)
  • Certified copy of your most recent academic transcript

Application Form

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is October 18, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



PhD Scholarship in Mesh Generation from Optimized Shapes, Denmark,2018

PhD Scholarship in Mesh Generation from Optimized Shapes, Denmark,2018

 

Scholarship Description: The Technical University of Denmark is inviting application for PhD position. The PhD project will be carried out in close collaboration with the TopOpt group.

The project is financed in large part by InnoTop: a six-year research program aimed at providing new algorithms for large-scale shape and topology optimization.

About University: The Technical University of Denmark, often simply referred to as DTU, is a university in Kongens Lyngby, just north of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Degree Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme.

Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Mesh Generation from Optimized Shapes.

Scholarship Benefits: University offers an interesting and challenging job in an international environment focusing on education, research, scientific advice and innovation, which contribute to enhancing the economy and improving social welfare. We strive for academic excellence, collegial respect and freedom tempered by responsibility. The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is a leading technical university in northern Europe and benchmarks with the best universities in the world.

Eligibility: Candidates must have an M.Sc. degree in computational science and engineering (CSE), applied mathematics, or engineering, or equivalent academic qualifications. Preference will be given to candidates who can document experience in at least one and preferably more of the following topics: polygonal and polyhedral mesh generation and processing; finite element methods; numerical optimization tools; shape and/or topology optimization. Furthermore, good command of the English language is essential.

Eligible Nationalities: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

 

Application Procedure: Please submit your online application no later than 1 October 2017. Applications must be submitted as one pdf file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please open the link “Apply online,” fill in the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one pdf file. The file must include:

  • A letter motivating the application (cover letter)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Grade transcripts and BSc/MSc diploma
  • Excel sheet with translation of grades to the Danish grading system

Application Form

Deadline: The application deadline is October 9, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



Fully Funded PhD Positions in Neuroscience at IMPRS for Brain and Behavior, 2018

Fully Funded PhD Positions in Neuroscience at IMPRS for Brain and Behavior, 2018

 

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for PhD in Neuroscience Positions at IMPRS for Brain and Behavior in Bonn, Germany, and Florida, USA. These are Fully Funded positions available to applicants of all nationalities.

The school offers a completely funded international PhD training and research program in the neurosciences – in either Bonn, Germany or Jupiter, Florida.

About University: The International Max Planck Research School for Brain and Behavior at the University of Bonn and Florida Atlantic University is a collaboration with the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience and the Max Planck associated Center for Advanced European Science and Research (caesar).

Degree Level: Positions are open for pursuing full-time PhD program at the University of Bonn or Florida Atlantic University.

Available Subject: Research areas at IMPRS Brain and Behavior are many and varied,  including neuronal circuits and behaviour, learning and memory, molecular signalling in neurons, biophysics of neurons and glia, nervous system development/disorders, and mammalian sensory processing.  Research techniques are just as numerous and range from standard neuroscience techniques to free behaviour, advanced computational and statistical techniques, in vivo multiphoton imaging and imaging protein function, in vivo electrophysiology(whole-cell and extracellular).

Scholarship Benefitts: The doctoral positions are fully funded offering a competitive monthly income (contract).

Number of Scholarships: Up to 20 positions will be funded depending on the qualifications of the candidates.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

The PhD program is open to candidates holding a Master’s degree in biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, engineering, or other relevant subjects. Students currently working on their Master thesis are also encouraged to apply. In exceptional situations, students holding only a Bachelor degree may be accepted.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate a good command of the English language.

Eligible Nationalities: The IMPRS for Brain and Behavior PhD program aims to recruit exceptional doctoral students from all nationalities and immerse them in a stimulating scientific culture of interaction and cooperation.

 

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online. Please, complete the Online application form and submit the following mandatory information:

  • Letter of Motivation including a clear statement regarding the areas of scientific interest for your graduate research
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Two Referees – contact information for two referees (former advisors/professors).  We will contact your referees directly by email for the recommendation letters.
  • Copies of relevant academic certifications
  • Copies of  relevant transcripts of study
  • Copy of your passport (page with relevant identity information)

Results of GRE subject tests and English language proficiency tests are not required but are strongly encouraged.

Online Application

Deadline: The online application deadline is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



Eiffel France Scholarships for full Masters/MPhil, and exchange PhD 2018-2019 in any fields

Eiffel France Scholarships for full Masters/MPhil, and exchange PhD 2018-2019 in any fields. 
Dear all, I am posting it again and requesting you to apply for it Because We Pakistanis can get maximum seats in Eiffel fully funded scholarships If we work hard for it as early as possible.

Why & How ? French universities are difficult to explore due to french language websites. IF we explore them and apply by following guidelines below. We can have good chance of selection as France is still unexplored area by students in the world due to problem of its language barrier on its websites

We have now Campus France Pakistan office in Pakistan, from where we can take help . How many of you have contacted Campus France already ??

We know one thing that universities in France normally select Pakistani students in their first selection list of admissions. So, if you miss the first admission selection, then you can miss the Eiffel. SO you have o find the universities and asking there if they allow eiffel and apply there for admissions in first selection of admissions. So be a early and hard working bird to catch the fish (Eiffel Scholarship). Even most of universities do not require IELTS or TOEFL scores. You can belong to any major /field. You can apply for it. Almost every field in it.

I am also a learner yet of Eiffel, trying to update myself with your feedback. In sha ALLAH will be perfect in it soon. So, if anyone of you have got Eiffel or know anyone who has got eiffel. Let him/her get in contact with me. We shall arrange his or her lecture. Special request to current students in France 
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Early Notice for Eiffel Master Degree Scholarships France and PhD Exchange 
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Masters degree Scholarships and PhD exchange in France by French Govt. Eiffel Scholarships 2018

** Read full post

Dear all, Master / MS/ MPhil Scholarships at France, Eiffel will open soon for applications. Masters/MPhil of 24 months and 12 months 
Also 10 months PhD exchange is in it

Eiffel Scholarships :Applications will be open until first week of January, 2018. But you cannot apply directly in it. French Universities will apply on your behalf if they select and nominate you for it

*** Every university in France has its own deadlines, so do follow the deadlines of universities as they are passing by now.

Why Posting so Early?
***Because last year we saw that French universities prefer foreign students to be selected in first edition of their admission applications. They told that you should have admission in French universities in first session of admissions (there can be three or four sessions of admission in French universities). Then you will be considered for Eiffel and other scholarships in France and have better success ratio in Eiffel.
So, we want that you start from today following the procedure given below and start getting information about French universities and following them and apply as soon as universities in France announce admissions. You can get more information about it from Campus France Pakistan.
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Procedure of their selection
1) You apply for admissions in French universities, who are taking students under Eiffel (Choosing one university for final selection)
***** Must try to apply in first session of admissions, which means you have to keep on checking french universities websites for first session of applications

2) French University that selects you, will nominate you as its Eiffel Scholarship candidate to French authorities (Campus France),French Authorities will give final decision of your selection

How to find universities under Eiffel ? They can be found out by any of the three ways below

3) a) Find the universities and courses in universities that are under effiel using google. write in google "Eiffel 2018 2019" or search in the database of French universities and emailing them and asking if they select the students under Eiffel 
b) You can also use these two links , but again to confirm about these courses, you have to ask universities if they accept you under eiffel for that course
*Master: http://www.campusfrance.org/fria/lm/master.html (Write in search bar your desired major, just few words, it will give you results)
* PhD : https://doctorat.campusfrance.org/en/phd/dschools/main
** Also find any universities in France through google and ask them if they nominate the students under Eiffel

4) Contact the French universities yourself and tell them that you want to be an Eiffel Candidate or apply via Eiffel and then apply there as soon as universities reply

5) Also now Campus France Pakistan can help 
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Fields of study will be (engineering science; exact sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry and life sciences, nano- and biotechnology, earth sciences, sciences of the universe,environmental sciences, information and communication science and technology);
- economics and management;
- law and political sciences.
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So find and apply in universities now or keep on checking universities, if some universities have not started taking admissions on Effiel, they will start soon. You can email them and as as well
**Also see university admission requirements and update yourself with IELTS/ TOEFL etc , whatever is required 
*** In many universities, you can get admission without TOEFL and IELTS, so you can apply with English proficiency certificate from parent university. For confirmation of it, you have to ask university officials by emails but take chances
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A guide for grabbing this scholarship by an indonesian student (old but useful)
http://indonesiamengglobal.com/…/eiffel-scholarship-what-h…/
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Eiffel Scholarship advertisement :: But better to follow above guidelines 
http://www.campusfrance.org/en/eiffel
Old Guide for Eiffel of last year
http://www.campusfrance.org/…/…/vademecum_eiffel_2017_uk.pdf

 

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Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHSS) in Australia, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Melbourne is offering an international scholarship to applicants from India, Japan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Vietnam, and Thailand only. The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHSS) International scholarship is given to a select group of high-ranking international students in recognition of their excellent academic results.

The University of Melbourne aims to assist international students who require financial assistance with scholarships.

About University: Established in 1853, the University of Melbourne is a public-spirited institution that makes distinctive contributions to society in research, learning, and teaching and engagement. It is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, with international rankings of world universities placing it as number 1 in Australia and number 33 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016).

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue graduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded within the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHSS).

Scholarship Benefits: The GSHSS International scholarship provides fee remissions of 25% and 50% of tuition fees for the duration of your course. Bursaries are a total of $AUD5000.

 

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

You must apply by the published date and have received an unconditional offer to a graduate program at the GSHSS to be considered for a scholarship or bursary. There is no application required for a scholarship or bursary, you will automatically be considered when you submit an application to a GSHSS program by 31 October 2017 noting that you must supply your final results and evidence of course completion by 30 November 2017 to meet the requirements of the scholarship criteria.

Eligible Nationalities: The award is offered to applicants from India, Japan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Vietnam, and Thailand only.

Application Procedure:  There is no application required for a scholarship or bursary, you will automatically be considered when you submit an application to a GSHSS program by 31 October 2017 noting that you must supply your final results and evidence of course completion by 30 November 2017 to meet the requirements of the scholarship criteria.

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is October 31, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



WIRL-COFUND Fellowships at University of Warwick in UK, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Institute of Advanced Study (IAS) at the University of Warwick is seeking applicants to apply for its Warwick Interdisciplinary Research Leadership Programme in the UK.

The fellowships will provide the opportunity for outstanding early career researchers from around the world to spend two years at Warwick, developing their independent research and undertaking training which will help them develop into the next generation of research leaders.

WIRL-COFUND aims to create a group of innovative highly-skilled researchers, who will engage across disciplines and sectors to become the future leaders in their fields.

About University: The University of Warwick is one of the leading universities in the UK and was ranked 7th in the UK in the recent Research Excellence Framework and 51st in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings 2017.

Degree Level: Fellowships are available to pursue research. The programme aims to help postdoctoral researchers at an early stage in their research career to develop an independent research profile and establish themselves as a future research leader.

Available Subject: WIRL-COFUND fellows will be expected to undertake research in an area that is linked to one of the Warwick Global Research Priorities.

Scholarship Benefits: Employment package including research resources:

  • 24-months, full-time employment contract to deliver research outputs, participate in leadership training programme and undertake a period of secondment. It is anticipated that 24-months are required, however, applicants are invited to make a case for a shorter fellowship term if appropriate or can for participation on a part-time basis if required;
  • Basic Salary £30,500 per annum – this is subject to employee tax, national insurance and pension deductions at national rates; Benefits including annual leave, maternity/paternity leave, pension provision, and social security as applied in the UK;
  • Relocation expenses up to £1,700;
  • Personal research budget £1,000 per annum (for consumables, conference attendance);
  • Workshop budget £1,000 (for organization of networking, outreach and research events);
  • Secondment budget up to £3,000 (to cover travel and subsistence during the secondment)

Number of Scholarships: The IAS will offer up to 30 WIRL-COFUND Fellowships over the period 2017-2022. Each individual fellowship will be a fixed-term non-renewable 24-month contract. Up to 8 fellowships will be available in the 2017 call for applicants. The starting date for fellowships in the 2017 call is September 2018.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • The fellowship applicant must demonstrate transnational mobility and, on 2nd May 2018, must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work/study etc.) in the UK for more than 12 months in the three years prior to this deadline.
  • Applicants must be in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least four years full-time equivalent research experience.
  • Applicants who do not meet these criteria will not be eligible to apply for a WIRL-COFUND Fellowship

Fellowships are open to applicants of any discipline who are able to demonstrate the ability to apply or extend their knowledge beyond disciplinary specialisms and propose a comprehensive and innovative research project that aligns with at least one of Warwick’s cross-faculty GRPs. Each GRP is interdisciplinary in nature and therefore open to contributions from researchers of any faculty/disciplinary field. Fellowships are also suitable to those wishing to pursue discipline hopping research.

The WIRL-COFUND Fellowships are primarily aimed at post-doctoral researchers in the early stages of their career who wish to establish an independent career by developing their own research ideas.

The following criteria are essential in order to be considered for a fellowship award:

  • Applicants should have a track record of producing research outputs such as peer-reviewed publications in which they have played a significant role, conference & research presentations and contributions to symposia and compiled volumes;
  • Applicants may be of any nationality but must be fluent in English (both written and spoken. For further guidance on English language tests for UK visas please see here);
  • Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply but applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity in the United Kingdom for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the deadline given above. All successful candidates will need to the right to work in the United Kingdom and, where necessary, have the appropriate visa before taking up the fellowships;
  • Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to a research career and show how they will use the fellowship advance this aim.

Eligible Nationalities: Applicants may be of any nationality.

 

Application Procedure: Applications must comply with the following rules;

  • Applications can only be submitted through the University of Warwick Job Search System. Applications will not be accepted by any other means.
  • All applications must conform to the specifications laid out below. Applicants should pay particular attention to the documents which can be uploaded as part of the applications (CV, Supporting Documents). Applications which do not conform to the requirements specified will be disqualified.
  • Applicants should complete the Supporting Documents Template (available on the WIRL-COFUND website). If any alterations or modifications to this template are made the application will be disqualified. 4. All applications should be in English. 5. No modifications or alterations to the application will be permitted after submission.

Deadline: The deadline for submissions is November 31, 2017. The online application system will close at 23:59 (UK time) on the day of the deadline after which submission will not be possible. Applicants are strongly advised to submit well in advance of this deadline.

Scholarship Link

 



Jinan Sisiter City Scholarships for Non-Chinese Students at Shandong University in China, 2017

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Jinan Government Scholarships at Shandong University in China. Non-Chinese citizens are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

For the education of international students, SDU adheres to the education idea of cultivating high-quality talents that are excellent in majors, sound in personalities, brave to assume responsibilities, law-abiding and friendly to China. Our education idea is based on the need of international students and is beneficial to their future.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue bachelor, master’s and doctoral degree program.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: The scholarship, mainly used as a fund for tuition fees, includes Full Scholarship and Distinguished International Students Scholarship. Full Scholarship is awarded to full-time international students (including international students studying for a doctor’s degree, a master’s degree or a bachelor’s degree) and students of long-term non-degree programs whose programs (including language programs and professional programs) are not shorter than one academic year. Distinguished International Students Scholarship is awarded to international students participating in language programs or professional programs shorter than an academic year and short-term exchange students. One student could only be awarded one scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: One student could only be awarded one scholarship.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Applicants must be Non-Chinese citizens from sister cities of Jinan. Applicants must be in good health and be friendly to China.
  • Applicants must abide by the laws and regulations of the Chinese government, behave well and meet the entrance requirements of Shandong University.
  • Applicants must have a good attitude towards study. Applicants must not have any record for disobeying regulations of the university.
  • Only applicants that have not received other sorts of fund or scholarship could apply for the scholarship.

Eligible Nationalities: Non-Chinese citizens are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Application Procedure: Please look up to the attachments for the requirement of the application documents and send the scanned copy via email to apply-at-sdu.edu.cn. All applicants shall mail the original copy of all application documents to SDU International Student Admissions Office (Address?C301 Mingde Building, Central Campus of Shandong University, No.27 South Shanda Road, Jinan, China).

None of the application documents will be sent back to applicants. Students that have already received the scholarship once could only submit the materials through a simplified procedure when applying for a second time. None of the application documents will be sent back to applicants.

Application Form

Deadline: The scholarship is available for application twice a year. The first period is from February to May (The scholarship will be allocated in October), and the second period is from September to November (The scholarship will be allocated in March).

Scholarship Link

 



Fully Funded PhD Positions in Neuroscience at IMPRS for Brain and Behavior, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for PhD in Neuroscience Positions at IMPRS for Brain and Behavior in Bonn, Germany, and Florida, USA. These are Fully Funded positions available to applicants of all nationalities.

The school offers a completely funded international PhD training and research program in the neurosciences – in either Bonn, Germany or Jupiter, Florida.

About University: The International Max Planck Research School for Brain and Behavior at the University of Bonn and Florida Atlantic University is a collaboration with the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience and the Max Planck associated Center for Advanced European Science and Research (caesar).

Degree Level: Positions are open for pursuing full-time PhD program at the University of Bonn or Florida Atlantic University.

Available Subject: Research areas at IMPRS Brain and Behavior are many and varied,  including neuronal circuits and behaviour, learning and memory, molecular signalling in neurons, biophysics of neurons and glia, nervous system development/disorders, and mammalian sensory processing.  Research techniques are just as numerous and range from standard neuroscience techniques to free behaviour, advanced computational and statistical techniques, in vivo multiphoton imaging and imaging protein function, in vivo electrophysiology(whole-cell and extracellular).

Scholarship Benefitts: The doctoral positions are fully funded offering a competitive monthly income (contract).

Number of Scholarships: Up to 20 positions will be funded depending on the qualifications of the candidates.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

The PhD program is open to candidates holding a Master’s degree in biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, engineering, or other relevant subjects. Students currently working on their Master thesis are also encouraged to apply. In exceptional situations, students holding only a Bachelor degree may be accepted.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate a good command of the English language.

Eligible Nationalities: The IMPRS for Brain and Behavior PhD program aims to recruit exceptional doctoral students from all nationalities and immerse them in a stimulating scientific culture of interaction and cooperation.

 

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online. Please, complete the Online application form and submit the following mandatory information:

  • Letter of Motivation including a clear statement regarding the areas of scientific interest for your graduate research
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Two Referees – contact information for two referees (former advisors/professors).  We will contact your referees directly by email for the recommendation letters.
  • Copies of relevant academic certifications
  • Copies of  relevant transcripts of study
  • Copy of your passport (page with relevant identity information)

Results of GRE subject tests and English language proficiency tests are not required but are strongly encouraged.

Online Application

Deadline: The online application deadline is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



PhD Scholarships in Bioprocessing at QUT in Australia, 2018

Scholarship Description: The University of Queensland is offering PhD Scholarships in Bioprocessing – Examining metabolic demands for continuous bioprocessing. The base stipend will be at the rate of AUD $26,682 per annum tax-free for three years with two possible six-month extensions in approved circumstances.

Students wishing to improve their English language skills can undertake intensive English language and communication training prior to commencing their HDR program at UQ’s Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education (ICTE-UQ).

About University: The University of Queensland’s Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) is a dynamic multi-disciplinary research institute dedicated to developing technology to alleviate societal problems in the areas of health, energy, manufacturing and environmental sustainability.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Bioprocessing.

Scholarship Benefits: The base stipend will be at the rate of AUD $26,682 per annum tax-free for three years with two possible six-month extensions in approved circumstances.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • At least 2 high-quality research publications;
  • Excellent academic performance evidenced by a high Grade Point Average (GPA); and
  • International applicants must meet the University of Queensland’s English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements

Eligible Nationalities: Australian and international students are eligible to apply.

 

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Deadline: The application deadline is October 31, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



Merit International Scholarship at Edith Cowan University in Australia, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Edith Cowan University is pleased to offer International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship to students who can demonstrate high levels of academic achievement in their previous studies. The scholarship offers a 20% reduction in your tuition fees for the duration of your course at ECU.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

About University: The Edith Cowan University is an Australian public university located in Perth, Western Australia. It was named after the first woman to be elected to an Australian Parliament, Edith Cowan, and is the only Australian university named after a woman.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Undergraduate programe.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any of the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarship recipients will receive financial assistance amounting to up to 20% of tuition fees for the duration of an ECU bachelor degree.

Number of Scholarships:

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a citizen of one of the countries identified above;
  • Meet a high level of academic achievement in the previous studies (as determined by ECU);
  • Be commencing study at ECU in semester 1, 2018 or semester 2, 2018;
  • Meet ECU’s academic direct entry requirements for the course of your choice;
  • Not be in receipt of a government scholarship or industry sponsorship;
  • Be an International student, not an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, or New Zealand Citizen;
  • Intend to study an undergraduate degree; and
  • Be studying at ECU Joondalup, ECU Mount Lawley, or ECU South West (Bunbury).

Eligible Nationalities:  High-achieving students that are citizens of Argentina, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Reunion, Russia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, UAE, UK, USA, Vietnam, Zambia, and Zimbabwe are eligible for the International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship.

 

Application Procedure: Students are invited to apply through any one of ECU’s Authorized Education Agents.

Students can also apply online on the ECU Online Application Portal.

All qualifying applications to ECU are automatically assessed for the International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required.

The ECU Admissions Office will assess each application accordingly and issue a supplementary letter, along with a Letter of Offer, to confirm whether the applicant has been successful.

To accept the scholarship, the recipient must:

  • Meet any conditions listed in their Letter of Offer;
  • Have met entry requirements relevant to their chosen course of study;
  • Accept their Letter of Offer as per the instructions provided;
  • Pay the indicative deposit and OSHC indicated in their Letter of Offer; and
  • Be aware of the dates and deadlines by which the above need to have been completed.

Application Form

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is July 30, 2018.

Scholarship Link

 



600 Tennessee Tech University Scholarships in USA, 2018-2019

 

Scholarship Description: Up to 600 scholarships are available for students at the Tennessee Technological University. Scholarships are awarded to students based upon their academic performance, community service, residency and other criteria as defined by the founder or donor of the award.

About University: Tennessee Technological University, popularly known as Tennessee Tech, is an accredited public university located in Cookeville, Tennessee, United States, a city approximately 70 miles east of Nashville.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: Varies

Number of Scholarships: This single application is utilized for the awarding of over 600 scholarship opportunities.

Eligibility: Scholarships are awarded to students based upon their academic performance, community service, residency and other criteria as defined by the founder or donor of the award.

Eligible Nationalities: Scholarships are available for both US and international students.

Application Procedure: In order to be considered for a scholarship, students must complete the Scholarship Application annually.

  • Be admitted to TTU as soon as possible after Aug. 1.
  • Log into Eagle Online and choose the Student tab and Scholarship option.
  • Submit the application and any required supplementary materials by Dec. 15 to be fully considered.

Supplementary materials:

  • Official ACT or SAT scores if you are a new freshman (received and processed by Dec. 15)
  • Official Transcripts for any institutions you have previously attended (received and processed by Dec. 15)
  • FAFSA (completed by Dec. 15; used for consideration for need-based scholarships)
  • Any required recommendations (must be received in ScholarWeb by Dec. 15)

Deadline: The deadline to apply for the 2018 – 2019 academic year is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



PhD and Master Scholarships in Psychiatry and Neuropsychopharmacology at PKU in China, 2017

 

Scholarship Description: The National Institute on Drug Dependence (NIDD) and Institute of Mental Health (IMH) at Peking University (PKU) in China are seeking highly-motivated applications for PhD or master scholarships. These scholarships are awarded in biological psychiatry, clinical psychiatry or neuropsychopharmacology.

The aim of the scholarship is to produce graduates of responsible character with the necessary knowledge and skills for professional and national leadership

About University: The NIDD is a national comprehensive research institution specializing in the study of drug dependence. The Institute of Mental Health (IMH), the Sixth Affiliated Hospital of Peking University, is an integrated center for psychiatric service, training, and research.

Degree Level: These scholarships are available for pursuing PhD or Master’s programme.

Available Subject:  These scholarships are awarded in biological psychiatry, clinical psychiatry or neuropsychopharmacology.

Scholarship Benefits: These scholarships will cover the following:

  • Chinese Government Scholarship: free tuition, provides accommodation and living expenses per month in accordance with the national regulations, and provides medical insurance. Foreign students can apply for postgraduate grants at the Peking University Health Science Center.

 

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Talented and motivated candidates who have or will have obtained Master or equivalent degree to submit their application for a PhD scholarship; candidates who have or will have obtained Bachelor or equivalent degree to submit their application for a Master scholarship.

Eligible Nationalities:  International students are eligible to apply.

 

Application Procedure: Applicants can apply via email.

  • Applicants should submit curriculum vitae along with the contact details of references to linlu-at-bjmu.edu.cn or yinghan-at-bjmu.edu.cn.

Deadline: Contact employer

Scholarship Link

 



Villa I Tatti Wallace Fellowship for International Applicants in Italy, 2018

 

Scholarship Description: Annually Villa I Tatti, The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies offers Wallace Fellowship for 4 or 6 months in length in Italy. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Wallace Fellowships are designed for scholars who explore the historiography and impact of the Italian Renaissance in the Modern Era (19th-21st centuries).

About University: Villa I Tatti, The Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies is a center for advanced research in the humanities located in Florence, Italy, and belongs to Harvard University. It also houses a library and an art collection, and it is the site of Italian and English gardens. Villa I Tatti is located on an estate of olive groves, vineyards, and gardens on the border of Florence, Fiesole, and Settignano.

Degree Level: This is a residential fellowship of 4 or 6 months in length.

Available Subject: Projects can address the historiography or impact of the Renaissance on any field, including art and architecture, landscape architecture, history, literature, material culture, music, philosophy, religion, and science. It must be possible for applicants to carry out most of their research in Florence.

Scholarship Benefits: The stipend is $4,000 per month, plus a one-time supplement (maximum, $1,500) towards relocation expenses. When possible, a one-bedroom apartment will be set aside for the Fellow’s use, rent free, but with charges for utilities. If an apartment is not available, $1000 per month will be offered to help offset rental costs. In light of the residential nature of this fellowship, we actively discourage people from commuting and expect everyone to reside in the vicinity. The Fellowships are funded by a generous grant from The Lila Wallace – Reader’s Digest Fund.

Applicants should indicate their preference between fall (September through December) and winter-spring (January through June). Fellows are required to spend at least three days a week at the Villa and to live in Florence or the surrounding area. Fellows enjoy all the privileges of the Harvard Center, including use of the Biblioteca Berenson seven days a week and lunch with other Appointees from Monday through Friday. Short-term Fellows do not receive an office or study, but they will have their own desk or carrel in the Library itself. Fellows may not take on any other obligations such as teaching positions, even part-time ones, during any part of their Fellowship period.

The Fellow is responsible to obtain a visa, permesso di soggiorno, and health coverage (and, if appropriate, for accompanying family members). The Fellow must determine if a visa is required and, if necessary, obtain one before travel.

Number of Scholarships: Up to four fellowships will be awarded every year.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • Applicants must be conversant in English and have familiarity with Italian. At the time of application, a PhD is required. Priority will be given to early and mid-career scholars.  Projects can address the historiography or impact of the Renaissance on any field, including art and architecture, landscape architecture, history, literature, material culture, music, philosophy, religion, and science. It must be possible for applicants to carry out most of their research in Florence. I Tatti welcomes applications from scholars from all nations and gives special consideration to candidates without regular access to research materials and facilities in Italy. Applications are evaluated by international scholars. The selection committee aims to assess the ability of candidates to contribute in a collegial way to the intellectual life of the Harvard Center.
  • Short-term Fellowships at I Tatti can be held only once and cannot be deferred. Short-term Fellowships are intended for scholars who have not previously held appointments at I Tatti (with the exception of Graduate Fellows).

Eligible Nationalities: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Application Procedure: Applications can be written in English or Italian and must be submitted electronically by midnight (Cambridge, MA time) on November 15, 2017. Scholars can apply to only one type of I Tatti Fellowship at a time.

Application Form

Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is November 15, 2017.

Scholarship Link

 



Multimodal Learning Analytics Free Online Course by University of Texas at Arlington

 

The University of Texas at Arlington is offering free online course on Multimodal Learning Analytics. This course is intended for those who have a bachelor’s degree and are interested in developing learning and data science skills for employment in education, corporate, nonprofit, and military sectors.

In this three week course, applicants will learn about multimodal learning analytics, a different way to do learning analytics. This course will start on May 14, 2018.

Course At A Glance 

Length: 3 weeks
Effort: 5-7 hours pw
Subject: Data Analysis & Statistics
Institution: University of Texas at Arlington and edx
Languages: English
Price: Free
Certificate Available: Yes, Add a Verified Certificate for $99
Session: Course Starts on May 14, 2018

Providers’ Details

The University of Texas at Arlington is one of the nation’s most dynamic centers of higher learning, setting the standard for educational excellence in the thriving North Texas region it calls home. An academic centerpiece in the heart of the Dallas-Fort worth Metroplex for nearly 120 years, UT Arlington was founded in 1895 as a private liberal arts institution.

About This Course

In this course, you will learn about multimodal learning analytics, a different way to do learning analytics. You will learn how to conduct learning analytics in face-to-face, hands-on, unbounded, and analog learning settings such as classrooms and labs. You will learn to capture, process, and fuse natural rich modalities of communication, such as speech, writing, and nonverbal interaction (e.g., movements, gestures, facial expressions, gaze, biometrics, etc.) during real learning activities.

Why Take This Course?

The course content is a gentle introduction to this new approach to learning analytics: its promises, its challenges, its tools and methodologies. To follow the same spirit of multimodal learning analytics, this course will include hands-on learning experiences analyzing different types of signals captured from real environments.

Learning Outcomes

  • When it is appropriate to apply multimodal learning analytics
  • How to capture, process, and fuse verbal and nonverbal modes of communication
  • Signal interpretation frameworks (SSI) to work with synchronized data from different modalities
  • How to conduct a multimodal learning analytics study

Instructors

Xavier Ochoa

Xavier Ochoa is a Principal Professor at ESPOL. He is the Vice-President of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) and is editor of the Journal of Learning Analytics.

Requirements

University highly recommends that you take the previous course in this series before beginning this course:
Knowledge Inference and Structure Discovery for Education

This course is intended for those who have a bachelor’s degree and are interested in developing learning and data science skills for employment in education, corporate, nonprofit, and military sectors. Experience with programming and statistics will be beneficial to participants.

How To Join This Course

  • Go to the course website link
  • Create an edX account to SignUp
  • Choose “Register Now” to get started.
  • EdX offers honor code certificates of achievement, verified certificates of achievement, and XSeries certificates of achievement. Currently, verified certificates are only available in some courses.
  • Once applicant sign up for a course and activate their account, click on the Log In button on the edx.org homepage and type in their email address and edX password. This will take them to the dashboard, with access to each of their active courses. (Before a course begins, it will be listed on their dashboard but will not yet have a “view course” option.)

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Graduate School of Science at University of Tokyo in Japan, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for Graduate School of Science Scholarship for International Students at the University of Tokyo in Japan. Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme.

The purpose of this scholarship is twofold: to financially support Self-financed Overseas Students whose academic performance is outstanding and to increase the number of students from abroad.

About University: The University of Tokyo abbreviated as Todai or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, often cited as the most prestigious university in Japan. Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked the University of Tokyo 1st in Asia and 20th in the world in 2012.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to the graduate school of science.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarship of 150,000 yen per month will be awarded.

Number of Scholarships: A few (Enrolling in April or September).

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

All self-financed overseas students with outstanding performance who pass the entrance examination for the Master’s Program at the Graduate School of Science to enroll in April or September 2018. Priority goes to UTRIP (University of Tokyo Research Internship Program) participants. Applicants who are already in Japan are not eligible to apply. As a rule, anyone receiving or expecting to receive any other scholarship awards are excluded.

  • As a rule applicants of scholarships from private foundations (including provisional applicants) are not eligible.
  • Applicants for the JASSO’s Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students will not be excluded. However, if accepted for this scholarship, it is expected that the Honors Scholarship from JASSO will be declined.
  • Applicants for the University of Tokyo Foundation for Supporting International Students (including provisional applicants) will not be excluded. However, if accepted for this scholarship, it is expected that the scholarship from the University of Tokyo Foundation will be declined.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 

Application Procedure: Applicants should submit the application documents (Section 8) to the International Liaison Office at the Graduate School of Science by post at the time of their Graduate School application for admission into the Master’s Program.

Application Documents

  • Graduate School of Science Scholarship for International Students 2018 Application Form????????1 original copy
  • One letter of recommendation for the Graduate School of Science Scholarship application from a faculty member of your college or university ???????1 original copy

Deadline: Deadline is:

October 1 – 31, 2017—For those entering in April

April 1 – May 1, 2018—For those entering in September *

The application must arrive no later than the last day of each application period without fail.

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Obama Foundation Fellowship Programme in USA, 2018

Scholarship Description: The Obama Foundation is offering Obama Fellowship Program to support outstanding people from around the world to inspire civic innovation. President Obama announced in a video and e-mail the first set of Obama Foundation initiatives to inspire and empower young people to change their world.

The Obama Foundation Fellowship seeks to support and elevate outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their remarkable work and to inspire a powerful wave of civic innovation. Obama Foundation Fellows will be a diverse set of twenty community-minded rising stars—organizers, inventors, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, and more—who are radically altering the civic engagement landscape.

The two-year, non-residential Fellowship will offer hands-on training, resources, and leadership development. Fellows will also participate in four multi-day gatherings where they will collaborate with each other, connect with potential partners and resources, and collectively push their work forward. Throughout the program, each Fellow will pursue a personalized plan to leverage Fellowship resources to take their work to the next level. Applications for the inaugural fellowship class are open at Obama.org/Fellowship.

Degree Level: This is a two-year, nonresidential program.

Available Subject: Fellowships are available for individuals who are working to solve important public problems in creative and powerful ways.

Number of Scholarships: The inaugural class of 20 Fellows will be integral to shaping the program and the community of Fellows for future years.

Scholarship Benefits: The Foundation will cover transportation and accommodation for the in-person convenings. While they can provide support in procuring visas, Fellows will be responsible for covering any visa costs.

Eligibility: Applicants must be 18 or older. Foundation is looking for participants who are at a “tipping point” stage in their careers, rather than those who fit a particular age requirement. The Obama Foundation is looking for

  • Civic Innovators: The Foundation is looking for individuals who are working to solve important public problems in creative and powerful ways.
  • Discipline Diverse: The Foundation need people working from all angles and with different perspectives to strengthen their communities and civic life.
  • At a tipping point in their work: Successful applicants have already demonstrated meaningful impact in their communities, gaining recognition among their peers for their contributions.
  • Talented, but not connected: The Foundation is committed to expanding the circle of opportunity to include new and varied voices.
  • Good Humans: The Foundation is building an authentic community. A strong moral character is essential for the strength of this community, the integrity of the program, and the longevity

Eligible Nationalities: Fellows from all over the world are eligible to apply.

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Deadline: The application deadline is October 6, 2017.

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Future Business Leader Scholarships at Hult International Business School in USA, 2018

Future Business Leader Scholarships at Hult International Business School in USA, 2018

Note: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply

 

Scholarship Description: The Hult International Business School is pleased to offer Future Business Leader Scholarships. For the 2018-2019 intake, recipients of this scholarship receive $5,500 USD each academic year.

The Future Business Leader Scholarship recognizes incoming students who have the desire and potential to achieve significant success as future leaders of business. These students exhibit drive, personal achievement, and a strong interest in the business.

About University: The Hult International Business School is a private global business school with campus locations in San Francisco, London, New York City, Dubai, Boston, and Shanghai.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of business administration.

Scholarship Benefits: For the 2018-2019 intake, recipients of this scholarship receive $5,500 USD each academic year. For a 4-year program this scholarship would be worth $22,000 USD; for a 3-year program, this scholarship would be worth $16,500 USD.

Eligibility: At Hult, they want to understand who they are and what drives you. University is looking for students who will make an impact, not just in business, but in the world — students who demonstrate academic achievement, passion, curiosity, leadership potential and drive.

Eligible Nationalities: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

Application Procedure: To be considered for the Future Business Leader Scholarship, you must submit a 400-500 word essay or 2-5 minute video. Your submission should illustrate your perspective on leadership and consider the following question:

  • What makes a successful business leader? Explain how you have demonstrated these attributes.
  • What are your career aspirations, and how will your experience at Hult help you achieve your goals?

 Deadline: Rolling applications. Priority consideration is given in the order in which applications are received, so early applications are encouraged. Admission deadline for January 2018 Intake are:
Round 1 – October 1, 2017
Round 2 – November 1, 2017

For Apply :

http://studentapplication.hult.edu/en/?_ga=2.223018653.749514943.1506267871-1735537988.1506267871