University of Amsterdam Excellence Masters Scholarships 2015

The University of Amsterdam Excellence Scholarships (AES) awards scholarships to talented students from outside Europe to pursue eligible Master’s Programmes offered at the University of Amsterdam.

Field(s) of study: Masters Programme offered in the the following faculties:
• Amsterdam Law School
• Faculty of Economics and Business
• Faculty of Science
• Graduate School of Child Development and Education
• Graduate School of Communication
• Graduate School of Humanities
• Graduate School of Psychology
• Graduate School of Social Sciences

Non-EU/EEA International Students
Scholarship value/inclusions:
The AES is a full scholarship of €25,000 (covering tuition and living expenses) for one academic year
with the possibility of extension for a second year (for two-year Master’s programmes).

Candidates wishing to apply for University of Amsterdam AES programme must meet the following requirements:
• Hold a non-EU/EEA passport and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and
loans
• Be (provisionally) admitted to an English-taught Master’s degree programme at the University of
Amsterdam which is registered in the Central Register of Higher Education Programmes
• Be (provisionally) admitted to a Master’s programme at the UvA for the first time. AES will not be awarded to candidates who are admitted for a second Master’s programme at the UvA.
• Be able to comply with Dutch visa regulations as indicated by theIND (Dutch Immigration Service).
• Be enrolled at the UvA as a full-time student for the academic year and the programme for which the
scholarship is awarded.

Scholarship continuation is not guaranteed when a candidate changes his or her Master’s programme.
• The candidate should not receive another scholarship for the same period of study as the AES.
Notify the scholarships office when another scholarship has been awarded and accepted.
Eligible candidates are selected on the basis of their academic excellence and promise in the proposed field. See the full selection criteria at the official
website.

Application instructions:
As long as you meet all the requirements, you can apply for the AES at the same time as you register for your programme. Applications are made through the admissions office of the faculties and graduate schools. Students should contact the
faculty offering the study programme of their choice for more information on how to apply for AES.

Deadline varies per faculty but is either 15 January or 1 February 2015.

Visit the official website and for detailed information on how to
apply for this scholarship.

University of Amsterdam Excellence Website

ISH-London Met Scholarships 2015

The ISH/London Met Scholarships is jointly run by International Students House (ISH) and London Metropolitan University.

The scholarships is awarded to outstanding students from selected
countries who wish to pursue a Master’s Degree at the London metropolitan University.

Any Master’s Degree Programme offered at the University
Only students from the ISH Scholarship countries are
eligible to apply: Bangladesh,China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Russia, Tibet, Turkey, Uzbekistan, and Vietnam.

The scholarship offers full tuition fee scholarship to study one of London Met’s Master’s programmes
plus one year’s free accommodation at International Students House.

You must:
– have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Masters courses.
– have a First Class Honours degree or the highest accolade for your degree.
– have an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component or SELT equivalent.
– be a national of one of the countries listed above.

Application instructions:
You must have an unconditional offer to study at London Met on one of London Met’s Masters courses to be considered for this scholarship.

You can apply online through an e-application form or by downloading and emailing the application form.

The next deadline is 30 April 2015 for courses starting in September 2015.
Please visit the official website to access the application form and for
detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

London Met Scholarship website

Humber College International Entrance Scholarships

Humber College, Canada is offering full and partial renewable tuition
scholarships for NEW international undergraduate students beginning classes in September 2015.

Scholarship value/inclusions:
2 Full tuition scholarships and 2 $5,000 are available in September 2015. The scholarships will be applied toward the successful students’ tuition fees.

Renewal of the scholarship will be based on the student’s ability to maintain a 75% GPA in each year
of his/her program at Humber College.

Applications will be considered based on academics, community involvement, referee/reference letters and statement of interest.

Application instructions:
You must first apply for admissions before you can apply for the scholarship. The scholarship
application form will be included in your acceptance package. Deadline for applications is 25 May 2015 for
the September 2015 intake.

Please visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Humber College Scholarships

University of Edinburgh PhD Research Scholarships 2015

The University of Edinburgh will offer 30 scholarships for PhD Research Programme in any subject offered by the University for the 2015-2016 academic session.

PhD Research Programme in any field of study offered at the University

Scholarship value/inclusions:
Each award covers the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU graduate student and that chargeable to an overseas graduate student. The awards do not
cover maintenance expenses.

Eligibility:
The awards are open to overseas students undertaking a research degree and may be held in any field of study. Applicants must be liable to pay tuition fees at the rate applicable to overseas students and must have already applied for
admission to a full-time PhD research programme of study.

Application instructions:
To apply for a scholarship you must first apply for admission for an eligible programme of study at
the University of Edinburgh. It is recommend that applicants do this as early as possible and well in
advance of the scholarship deadline.

Eligible applicants should complete an online application form by 3 February 2015.

Please visit website to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this
scholarship and to access the online application form.

www.ed.ac.uk/
schools-departments/student-funding/postgraduate/
international/global/research

Related Scholarships:

Monash International Merit Scholarships 2015

Monash University offers a number of scholarship programs including the Monash University International Merit Scholarships for outstanding international students who wish to
pursue an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Monash University Australia.

Field(s) of study:
Any eligible full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) program offered at the University

International students from all countries are eligible to apply but countries with strategic priorities for Monash university will be given
preference.

31 scholarships will be awarded in 2015.

Scholarship value
$10,000 for a full time study load (48 credit points) paid per year until the minimum number of points
for your degree are completed.

To apply for the Monash University Scholarships:
• You must be an International student
• Commencing students with a full Monash course offer or continuing students, and
• Undertaking a full time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash
campus in Australia

Application instructions:
Before applying for this scholarship, you must have received a full Monash course offer with no
conditions.
You must submit a separate application form for this scholarship by the deadline.

The next deadlines are 15 March/15 April/12 June 2015 for Semester 2, 2015.

Please visit the official website to access the application form and for detailed information

Monash University International Merit Scholarships website

NYSC Camp Requirements

Official NYSC Camp Registration Requirements:

* CALL UP LETTER: This is an important document for registration in camp and the only evidence that you are a prospective corps member When collected will not be returned to you, have photocopies for your records.

* Registration Documents: Foreign graduates should take along important registration documents
used in registering at Abuja.

* Final Year Student Identity CARD

* Notification/Statement of Result

*Passport-sized photos: About 20 in red background should be enough.

* Photocopies of all your documents you can do this at mammy but at double if not triple rate.

* Certificates/Licenses

Doctors, Pharmacists, Nurses & Lab Scientists, take along your proof of certification.

* Stationery: Pen, Paper, Stapler, Correcting fluid.

However some NYSC camps don’t allow prospective corp members bring in staplers at the gate during
check-in.

After you might have gotten your NYSC State Code Number, you can proceed to claim your NYSC Kit and Mattress after which you can proceed to get a Room.

After you have gotten your kit and secured a place in the hostels, you should get ready for the parades.

Your NYSC kit should contain
1 NYSC Crested Vest
A pair of Khaki Trousers,
Cap and Jacket,
2 White T-shirts
2 Pairs of Knickers
2 pairs of green-stripped Stockings
A Pair of Orange Jungle Boots
One Pair of White Canvas
A Belt

* Mosquito Treated Net:

* Basic Drugs

* Padlocks
* Waist Pouch
* Beverages
* Disinfectant : Think Dettol
* Detergent: .
* Towels
* A Pair of Slippers
* Bed sheets, Pillow Cases and A Pillow.
* Handkerchiefs
* Flashlight or Rechargeable Lamps
* Plate, Bowl and Cup

* Extra batteries, Power Banks and extra Network SIMs.
* Extra cash: Extremely important.if you are not a heavy spender N10,000 should be enough but with the present inflation rate you should be thinking from N15,000 upwards.

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Chalmers University IPOET Scholarships 2015

Chalmers University, Sweden will be offering around 50 IPOET scholarships in 2015, funded by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, to prospective fee-paying students.

Field(s) of study:
Unrestricted – all of the current Master’s Programmes at Chalmers starting in 2015.

Target group:
Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries

Scholarship value/inclusions:
• A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters / 2 year programme)
• Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased scholarship reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fee during the second and final year of studies

• No funds are transferred to the scholarship laureates

Eligibility:
• Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish university
education

• 1st year Master’s Programme applicants
The selection is based on the applicants’ relative academic excellence, which primarily includes
weighted average grade but also home university´s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master´s programmes.

Application instructions:
It is obligatory to submit an application for the selected Master’s programme/s on University
Admissions prior to making a scholarship application. Only then will you be able to obtain your individual application number, which must be entered correctly in the electronic scholarship application form. The deadline for applications is 15 January 2015.
Please visit the official website for detailed information on How To Apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Chalmers University Scholarship Website:Chalmers University