Visegrad Scholarship Program for Masters and Post-Masters

Posted on October 25th, 2016 in Master, PhD, Scholarships, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: graduate students Scholarship: Euro 2,300/semester for the scholar + Euro 1,500/semester for the host


Applications are invited for Visegrad scholarship program to support the mobility of students and researchers among the specified countries. This scholarship program includes Master’s and Post-Master’s scholarships to selected scholars for period of 1 or 2 semesters. The scholars are expected to work on their study/research projects at the host university/institution for the entire scholarship period.

The VSP is a specific program of the Fund created to facilitate academic exchanges by providing financial support to students or researchers who are citizens of the V4 countries: the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia (hereinafter the “Member States”) and for... Read More »

Icelandic Government Scholarships

Posted on October 24th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: students of modern Icelandic Scholarship: scholarship covers registration fees at the University and a monthly stipend of approximately ISK 130.000 (approx. 1.0410 EUR) to cover room and board for one person


Applications are invited for 15 Icelandic Government Scholarships available for the period from September 1st 2017 to April 30th 2018. Approximately 15 scholarships will be awarded for students of modern Icelandic. The aim of the Icelandic Government Scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students. Information on the current programmes of study and examination procedures is available at the University’s website (the programme may be subject to change).

Eligibility The scholarships are intended for students of modern Icelandic; Have completed at least one year of University study; Scholarship open for students... Read More »

The German-Northern European Journalists’ Bursary

Posted on October 20th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 November 2016 Open to: any journalist from the Nordic or the Baltic countries aged between 18 and 40, working for any print, radio or TV media (employed or freelancer) Internship: EUR 3,800  to cover a part of travel expenses, accommodation and personal expenses during applicant’s stay in Germany


The German non-profit organization IJP – International Journalists’ Programmes – hereby announces its eightteenth bursary in 2017 for journalists from Germany and the five Nordic countries: Denmark,Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. A new addition is the exchange with the Baltic countries Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.

Five journalists from the Nordic countries and six from the Baltic states will have the opportunity to work for German media outlets for two months in... Read More »

Inclusive Education Scholarship Program

Posted on October 20th, 2016 in Contests, Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 2 December 2016 Open to: citizens and legal residents of Argentina, China, Czech Republic, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Peru, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Ukraine, Zambia, or Zimbabwe Fellowship: fully-covered program related costs


The Inclusive Education Scholarship Program offers awards to individuals from China, Czech Republic, Ukraine, and selected countries in Africa and Latin America for an 18-month master of education degree.

The program’s objective is to provide education advocates and professionals with a foundation in the principles, values, and practices of inclusive education so that they will be equipped to lead reform of education policy and practice in their home countries.  With the knowledge and networks gained through the program, we expect that scholars will deepen their understanding of all aspects of inclusion... Read More »

UAE Government IRENA Scholarship Programme

Posted on October 20th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 November 2016 Open to: all graduates and foundation year students enrolled at the Masdar Institute Scholarship: full scholarship for 2 years, includes tuition, textbooks, housing, medical insurance, laptops and travel expenses with no bonds upon graduation


The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is now accepting applications for IRENA scholarship programme available for international students. The IRENA scholarship programme offers various opportunities in addition to the Masdar Institute Scholarship. These include exclusive high-level lectures, aimed at presenting the latest developments in the field of renewable energies. Furthermore, the scholarship programme offers: IRENA sponsored short term assignments to scholars on a case by case basis; opportunities for participation in IRENA events; internships; and most importantly, the opportunity to network.

Scholarship students received... Read More »

Oxford-Thatcher Graduate Scholarships

Posted on October 17th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 January 2017  Open to: individuals who have a determination to succeed and to equip them to excel in their chosen field Scholarship: the scholarship will cover 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs of at least £14,296


The scholarships for postgraduates will be known as the Oxford-Qatar-Thatcher Graduate Scholarship and the Oxford-Thatcher Graduate Scholarships. The Oxford-Qatar-Thatcher Graduate Scholarship has been created as a result of a £3 million donation by the Qatar Development Fund, which supports international education, health and economic development causes. This will create at least four scholarships at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, the first of which is expected to be awarded in 2017/18 to a postgraduate student.

In the... Read More »

Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Bachelor, Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 or 20 January 2017 Open to: applicants to start a new graduate course at Oxford University Scholarship: 100% of University and college fees and a grant for living costs


This scholarship is part of the Oxford Graduate Scholarships, which were established through a groundbreaking new matched funding initiative to enable the creation of fully-funded scholarships for graduate students of the highest calibre from across the world. The University contributes 40% of the funds for these scholarships, together with 60% from generous donations provided by supporters of the Weidenfeld-Hoffmann Trust, including Foundation Hoffmann.

Foundation Hoffmann is a Swiss-based grant making institution supporting the emergence and expansion of concrete projects which address global problems in today’s societies.

Eligibility You... Read More »

Yenching Academy of Peking University – Master of China Studies

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: international candidates and candidates from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, with a Bachelor’s degree Scholarship: full scholarship which provides a generous monthly stipend, covers accommodation for one year, health insurance and travel costs from students’s home country and China


The Yenching Academy of Peking University offers a Master’s degree in China Studies. This specially designed, English-taught program aims to push the study of China beyond the boundaries of traditionally Humanities and Social Sciences disciplines. It creates space to incorporate the diverse backgrounds and experiences of program participants into the study of ancient, modern and contemporary China, effectively acting as an incubator for innovative approaches to past, present, and future Chinese transformations. At the core of the program lies its emphasis on interdisciplinarity and the... Read More »

DAAD Scholarships in Germany for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: young professionals working either for a public authority or a state or private company in a developing country Scholarship: monthly payments of EUR 750 for graduates or EUR 1,000 for doctoral candidates


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) provides scholarships in Germany for international students for a range of postgraduate courses at German Universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies. With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better... Read More »

WAAW Foundation STEM Scholarship 2017

Posted on September 16th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 October 2016 Open to: female students of African origin, living and studying in Africa Scholarship: full scholarship including uition fee, monthly allowance for one academic year


WAAW Foundation awards annual scholarships to students who demonstrate need and prove their status as full time students in a STEM related course in an African University. Recipients will be required to start a STEM Outreach Chapter at their university. The overarching goal of this program is to bridge the secondary school to college continuum for STEM and Computer Science in Africa and to ultimately increase the pipeline of African girls entering STEM careers. The STEM Cell project recruits, trains, equips and facilitates a cell consisting of 9 – 12 African University students to provide... Read More »