Danish Government International Scholarship for Master’s & PhD Study in Denmark 2018/2019

Brief Introduction

Studying in Denmark is ideal especially if you are not the travelling type. This will give you the opportunity to tour Denmark and see new places while studying at the same time. The Government of Danish is offering students from specific countries the opportunity to study in Denmark under their “Danish Government Long-Term Scholarships 2018/2019”.

This scholarship, under the Cultural Agreements is targeted at highly intelligent graduate students who want to study courses related to Denmark.

Scholarship Application Deadline

The application deadline set for this scholarship is 1stMarch 2018. After this date, the scholarship providers will no longer consider any application sent in regards to this scholarship program offered by the Danish Government.

Scholarship Duration

The grant for school will last for a period of 3 to 12 months.

Where Will the Scholarship Be Taken?

This scholarship will be taken in Denmark.

What is the scholarship Worth/Inclusions?

Successful applicants of this scholarship will benefit the following from the scholarship provider:

  • Living allowances worth up to DKK 6,500 every month.
  • Accommodation
  • Travel costs
  • Tuition Fees.
  • Visa charges
  • Food

All these are for the scholar only. There is no package available for any family or relatives of the scholar.

Note:Successful scholars of this grant for school provided by the Government of Denmark are likely to pay tax on their scholarship in the territory of Denmark. Plus, this scholarship program is targeted for Master’s and PhD degree programs only.

Scholarship Type

This scholarship program offered by the Danish Government is open to all fresh Master’s and PhD students wishing to enroll for a full-time degree program in any institution in Denmark. If any bachelor’s degree student wishes to apply for this scholarship offered by the Danish government, such student must have interest in studying Literature or the Danish language. That is the only exception on which applications from bachelor’s degree students will be accepted for this scholarship program offered by the Danish government.

What Are Eligible Fields/Courses of Study?

This scholarship provided by the Government of Denmark is open to all Master’s and PhD students wishing to study the Danish Culture and Language or other fields/courses linked to Denmark.

Eligible Countries of Applicants

The providers of this scholarship program has outlined the countries form which applicants must be native or resident of. Applicants who has any form of affiliation with any institution located in the countries which are listed below are qualified to apply for this scholarship program offered by the Government of Denmark. Below are the countries:

  • The Republic of Korea
  • Egypt
  • China
  • Russia and
  • Japan

Applications from students who are not natives, residents, nor affiliated with any institution from this countries listed above will not be considered by the scholarship providers – The government of Denmark.

Official Scholarship Webpage

For more info on eligibility and how to apply, kindly visit the official scholarship webpage here – https://ufm.dk/en/education-and-institutions/programmes-supporting-cooperation-and-mobility/the-cultural-agreements-programme/the-long-term-scholarships

 

Commonwealth International PhD Scholarship in Singapore 2018/2019

The Commonwealth is now accepting applications from international students who are intending to pursue a Doctoral degree in Singapore for the first time. This scholarship is awarded to students who are academically outstanding and possesses leadership potential.

The Commonwealth has decided that this scholarship be taken at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore.

The Nanyang Technological University (NTU)is based in Singapore. It is an independent university.This institution is globally regarded as one of the best universities.In 2017, it was ranked as number 1 best institution in Asia and 11th in the world. It was established in 1981. By then, it was bearing its former name – Nanyang Technological Institute not until 1991 when it changed its name to Nanyang Technological University. This university has over 30,000 students enrolled in full-time and part-time undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

When is The Application Deadline?

31st January 2018 is the application deadline for this scholarship.

Scholarship Type

The purpose of this scholarship program offered by Commonwealth is for PhD degree programs only.

Target Students

All applicants who are graduate students from any Commonwealth country are qualified to apply for this scholarship award offered by Commonwealth. You can check the list of Commonwealth countries here – http://thecommonwealth.org/member-countries

Nationals and permanent residents of Singapore are not allowed to apply for this Commonwealth Scholarship program.

Scholarship Award Value

This scholarship program offered by Commonwealth covers the tuition charges of applicants who make it to the final list.

International students who are under this scholarship program provided by Commonwealth will also receive a monthly living allowance of $2,000. Additional $500 may be given upon good performance the PhD qualifying exam and research.

The University reserves the authority to adjust the sum of living allowance given out monthly via written notice.

What is the Duration of the Scholarship?

For PhD Students, the scholarship is durable for up to 4 years but will be renewed every semester upon good academic performance of the scholar.

Where will the scholarship be taken?

The grant for school provided by Commonwealth will be taken at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore.

Amount of Scholarship Awardees

The number of scholarship awards to be given out is not specified.

Selection Criteria/Eligibility

  • All applicants who are graduate students from any Commonwealth country are qualified to apply for this scholarship award offered by Commonwealth. You can check the list of Commonwealth countries here – http://thecommonwealth.org/member-countries
  • Applicant must have been offered admission to study Full-time Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree program by research.
  • Students who wish to apply for this grant for school award provided by The Commonwealth should note that this scholarship cannot be help alongside other Scholarships, Bursary, Allowances, and Fellowship throughout the period of the scholarship program.
  • Plus, interested applicants should not be on any paid job or accept any job that requires being paid throughout the period of this scholarship program offered by The Commonwealth.

Official Scholarship Link

For more details and info, kindly visit http://admissions.ntu.edu.sg/graduate/scholarships/Pages/Commonwealth-Scholarship.aspx

 

Hong Kong $30,000 International PhD Fellowship 2018/19

Brief Description

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme was created by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) in 2009 with the primary purpose of drawing in exceptional students from all over the world to pursue and earn the PhD degree in Hong Kong.This scholarship will be awarded to students no matter their nationality, socio-economic background, financial status or whatsoever. The scholarship will be given based on academic achievements and potential leadership skills.

Candidates must possess their undergraduate degree certificate as evidence of being qualified to study a PhD degree program

Scholarship Application Deadline

The scholarship application deadline for this student grant offered by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC) is 1st December 2017 for the academic session starting September 2018.

ScholarshipDuration

This fellowship scheme will cover scholars for a period up to three years.

ScholarshipWorth

  • Each award recipient receives up to $30,000 (HK$240,000) annually for their living expenses.
  • A research/conference travel allowance of up to $1,300 (HK$10,000) will also be awarded to scholars of this program.

The said amount will be given to each scholars for three years of their study.

Number of Awardees

Up to 200 qualified applicants will receive this fellowship award for the year 2018/2019.

ScholarshipType

This scholarship program is solely for PhD degree program only.

TargetPopulation

All international students

Eligible Field/Course of Study

All qualified PhD programs offered by the institutions contributing in this fellowship program. Kindly visit the website of your choice institution and see what courses are available to study.

To be taken at

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPF) will fund their scholars to pursue their PhD degree program at any RCG-funded intuition located in Hong Kong, China. Below are the universities with their respective official links:

Selection Criteria

  • This should be the applicants’ first time of applying to study a PhD degree program.
  • Applicant must be willing to enroll for a full-time program. Part-time program is not allowed with this student grant.
  • All international students who has already acquired their bachelor’s degree or its equivalent are eligible to apply for this scholarship scheme offered by the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPF).

How Do One Apply For This?

  • An online application for the scholarship can be done via Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Electronic System (HKPFSES). This is the first step a candidate should take as this would help them get hold of an HKPFS Reference Number by the set deadline of December 1, 2017.
  • After getting a Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) Reference Number, candidates should go ahead and apply for an admission into any of the listed institution of their choice by visiting their chosen school. (List found above)
  • It is very necessary for applicants to read more on how to apply and also gain further helpful information on this scholarship program by visiting https://cerg1.ugc.edu.hk/hkpfs/apply.html and also checking out the various institution’s link above to know what PhD degree course to opt for.

Official Website Link

Kindly check out the official website link to get the application form and start filling – http://cerg1.ugc.edu.hk/hkpfs/index.html

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung fully Funded International Scholarship 2018

Brief Description

An opportunity is currently open to students who are skilled and are from developing countries. This opportunity will let them pursue and earn their degree abroad. Up to 40 qualified applicants will be picked by the scholarship provders for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship (FES) which will be taken in Germany.

The scholarship is targeted towards students with disadvantaged background and are citizens of any developing countries in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America.

Applicants from developing countries located in the following places are invited to apply for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship Program 2018 – Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America.

Application for this student grant is done online via the scholarship’s official application portal.

ApplicationDeadline

The application deadline varies according to the course one is opting for.

ScholarshipType

All undergraduate degree, Polytechnic and post-doctoral degree program.

Eligible Courses/Fields

All undergraduate degree courses, Polytechnic courses and post-doctoral degree courses.

To be taken at

This scholarship program will be taken at Germany.

Eligible Applicant’s Countries

Only applicants from developing countries located in the following places are invited to apply for the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship Program 2018 – Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America.

Number of Awardees

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship Program 2018 has 40 scholarship positions to be awarded to qualified applicants.

Benefits of the Scholarship

The following will be benefited by scholars of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship Program 2018:

  • €650 monthly for basic degree program. On the other hand, €1,000 for graduate scholarship program.
  • €276 will also be given for family allowance if scholars has dependents with them.
  • Health care expenses will be covered by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship program.
  • This student grant does not support online education.

Applicants’ Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Pay attention to the following:

  • Applicants need to secure admission into a German University by the time of applying for this scholarship. Applicants wishing to pursue doctoral program should have a supervisor if they want this scholarship to be offered to them.
  • Before a candidates applies for theFriedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship program, there is a need for them to be residing in Germany as at the time of their application for this scholarship.
  • The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship award will not fund any academic visit/tour outside Germany. Candidates will be responsible of funding their academic visits outside Germany.
  • The scholarship doesn’t fund one’s final phase of their academic studies.
  • The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship does not support post-graduate degree courses in medicine.

How to Apply

  • Applicants must demonstrate adequate command of the German language by providing relevant tests scores indicating their proficiency in the German language.
  • Proof of previous educational scores/achievements. Applicants who wish to pursue a Master’s or Doctoral degree are exempted from submitting their previous academic achievements.

Official Scholarship Link

For more details on the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Scholarship program, kindly visit http://www.fes.de/studienfoerderung/information-in-english

€47,000 International Master’s Scholarship In Belgium 2018

Studying in Belgium can be intriguing but nothing heightens the fun more than pursuing a master’s degree with a scholarship that covers one’s full tuition fees, insurance fees, and partly covers their housing and travelling expenses. Well, the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship program jointly provided by three European universities; the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP), KU Leuven, and Anhalt University of Applied Sciences (HSA) is offering top international students the chance to study in Belgium under this prestigious scholarship.

Let’s not delay, below are the details one need to know regarding this scholarship.

Scholarship Type

For Master’s Degree Program. This is not for online master’s degree.

Eligible Course/Field

The scholarship is open to study the following master degree courses:

  • MSc in Technology and Business and
  • MSc in Food Science

ScholarshipProviders

The BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship program is jointly provided bythree European universities; the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP), KU Leuven, and Anhalt University of Applied Sciences (HSA).

Scholarship Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is March 1, 2018.

ScholarshipWorth

Applicants who makes it to the final list of the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship award will benefit the following from the scholarship;

  • Full tuition fees will be covered by the scholarship.
  • Full insurance bills will be covered by the scholarship
  • The scholarship partly covers the charges for Housing and costs of travelling.
  • Living allowances will be given to scholars throughout the duration of the program of their study.
  • For EEA citizens, the scholarship can worth up to €34,000. On the other hand, it can worth up to €47,000 for non-EEA citizens.

Note that the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship is forthe traditional Master’s Degree Program and not for online master’s degree.

Scholarship Location

TheBIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship can be taken in Belgium.

ScholarshipDuration

The BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship program will last for two years since it’s a two-year master’s degree program.

Eligibility of Students

To be considered eligible for the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship by the scholarship providers, one need to meet the following criteria / requirements;

  • Candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in any of the following courses; Chemistry, Engineering, Food science and Technology, Biological Sciences, or any related course from any recognized, reputable university anywhere in the world.
  • Evidence of one’s proficiency in the English Language is required. Scores from either IELTS, TOEFL or any relevant English tests.
  • Applicants from all the countries are qualified to apply for this international master’s scholarship program jointly provided by three partner European institutions.

How to Apply

This is how to apply for the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship.

  • Registration for the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship can be done at the coordinating institution – KU Leuven.
  • An online application portal is been made available by KU Leuven for its distance applicants. Please this is not a portal for online studies but online application for the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship only.
  • Candidate can download and submit their application form.
  • Endeavour to submit the application before/on the deadline which has been set to March 1st

Scholarship Official Website

For moreinformation on the BIFTEC Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Scholarship, kindly visit https://www.kuleuven.be/brochures/assets/iiw_food_science_gent

 

£14,553 International Eni Master’s Scholarship in the United Kingdom

Introduction

The international integrated energy company, Eni, is in collaboration with St Anthony’s College of The University of Oxford, UK to offer the Eni International Scholarship to three academically outstanding students from the listed African countries that follows; Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria, Ghana, or Congo-Brazzaville (The Republic of Congo). From the countries mentioned, only three strikingly outstanding students will be awarded this student grant offered by the Integrated Energy Company, Eni.

With this scholarship program offered by the Integrated Energy Company, candidates who haven’t travelled out for study before now will have the experience. There is nothing more fascinating than changing environment. It boosts stimulation in the brain.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Friday, March 16th 2018.  Applications sent after this date stated by the scholarship providers will not be considered eligible.

Eligible Courses/Fields

The following fields/courses are the eligible courses which one can study with this scholarship

MSc Economics for Development, MSc African Studies, MSc Economic & Social History, and MSc Global Governance and Diplomacy.

Scholarship Type

This student grant offered by the Integrated Energy Company, Eni is for Master’s Degree program.

Scholarship Benefits

  • University or College tuition will be fully paid for by the sponsors of this scholarship.
  • For a course lasting up to twelve months, £14,553 will be given as annual living allowance to such student.
  • For a course lasting up to nine months, £10,915 will be given as annual living allowance to such student.
  • At the start and end of one’s course, one economy return airfare from your home country to United Kingdom will be catered for.

Scholarship Requirements

  • Applicants who earned their first degree form an African University will be given preference to other applicants.
  • Applicants must be citizens or residents of the aforementioned countries here in order to be considered for this scholarship by the scholarship sponsors – Integrated Energy Company, Eni;Mozambique, Angola, Nigeria, Ghana, or Congo-Brazzaville (The Republic of Congo).
  • This scholarship award offered by Integrated Energy Company, Eni will be awarded based on academic achievements and financial needs of the candidate.
  • Candidates must meet the admission requirements for their specific course in the Master Degree program.
  • Evidence of English proficiency must be provided as classes will be taken in English language only.

How to Apply For This Scholarship

The following is required by the scholarship providers while applying for the scholarship;

  • Apply for admission to the University of Oxford via their online portal here http://www.ox.ac.uk/graduate
  • Application for admission should be for the courses listed for the scholarship program.
  • Depending on the course/program a candidate apply for, they should submit their application for graduate study before the deadlines set according to various courses – 9th or 19th January 2018.
  • The date for final decision for the scholarship is 16th March 2018 therefore candidate should secure a place of admission for their chosen course before the final decision deadline for this scholarship award offered by Integrated Energy Company, Eni.
  • In the college choice, it will be helpful if you select St Antony’s College as choice college though it is not compulsory.
  • After applying to the university for admission, applicants can go ahead and fill and submit the online Eni Scholarship application form here – available at https://weblearn.ox.ac.uk/direct/eval-evaluation/16740
  • Ineligible and incomplete application will not be considered by the scholarship providers for this scholarship award.
  • The application deadline is 16th March 2018. 12 noon UK time.

Scholarship Official Link

Kindly visit this link for more detailed information http://www.sant.ox.ac.uk/node/273/eni-scholarships