Hague University Talent Scholarships

Hague University offers scholarships to prospective bachelor degree students for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Host Institution(s):
The Hague University of Applied Sciences

Field(s) of study:
Eligible Bachelor’s Programme offered at the Hague University, Netherlands

Number of Scholarships:
54 scholarships are available

Target group:
Students from outside the European Union (and not from Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Surinam)

Scholarship value/inclusions:
Each scholarship is worth € 5,000.

Eligibility:
For Bachelor’s Programme, you are eligible to apply for one of these scholarships if:

• You come from outside the European Union (and not from Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Suriname)
• You are enrolling for the first time and have not studied at any of the programmes.

The Hague University of Applied offers
• You are a first year student joining one of their bachelor programmes
• You would have to pay the full institutional tuition fee rate
• You have never used this scholarship scheme before
• You have been provisionally accepted also-called ‘offer of student position’ as a student on or before 31 March 2016

Application instructions:
Applications open 1 November 2015.
To apply for the scholarship, you must first apply to the Bachelor programme of your choice and write an essay following the essay guidelines. Submit your essay by completing the scholarship application form between 1 November 2015- 31 March 2016.

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website: www.thehagueuniversity.com/bachelor-studies/admissions-and-finances/financing-your-bachelor-study/talent-scholarship

University of Sydney International Scholarships

The University of Sydney invites candidates who are eligible to undertake a Postgraduate Research Degree or Master’s by Research program at this University to apply for the University of Sydney International Research Scholarship (USydIS). The objective of the USydIS is to attract top quality international postgraduate students to undertake research projects which will enhance the University’s research
activities.

Host Institution(s):
University of Sydney in Australia

Fields of study:
Open to all research disciplines (but would depend on Faculty)

Number of Awards:
Not specified.

Target group:
International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:
The USydIS will cover tuition fees and living allowance for up to three years with a possibility of one semester’s extension for PhD students.

Eligibility:
The USydIS is available to students commencing in both the March (Research Period 2) and July (Research Period 3). For details on Scholarship
Selection, please refer to the Supplementary information for research scholarship applicants.

Application instructions:
No separate application for a USydIS Scholarship is necessary. Students must indicate that they would like to be considered for the USydIS by completing
the relevant section of the Postgraduate Research Application form.

To be considered for the award,
completed applications MUST be received by the Admissions Office by:
– 31 July of the previous year for Research Period 2 (March) commencement
– 15 December of the previous year for Research Period 3 (July) commencement

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website: sydney.edu.au/
scholarships/prospective/international_
postgraduate_scholarships.shtml#usi

AAUW International Fellowships for Women

AAUW (formerly known as the American Association of University Women) awards International Fellowships for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents.

Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited institutions are supported.

Host Institution(s):
Accredited U.S. institutions

Field(s) of study:
Any approved study or research programmes offered at accredited U.S. institutions.

Number of Awards:
Not specified

Target group:
Women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Preference is given to women who show prior commitment to the advancement of
women and girls through civic, community, or professional work.

Scholarship value/inclusions:
Master’s/Professional Fellowship: $18,000

Doctorate Fellowship: $20,000

Postdoctoral Fellowship: $30,000

Eligibility:
Applicants must be women and have citizenship in a country other than the United States or possession of a nonimmigrant visa if residing in the United States.
Women holding dual citizenship in the United States and another country are not eligible.
Applicants must have earned the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree (earned in the U.S. or abroad) by
30 September 2015 and must have applied to their proposed institutions of study by the time of the application.

Applicants must be proficient in English and must intend to return to her home country to pursue a professional career.

Read the www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/if-application/.
Application instructions:
Applications and submission of supporting documents are done online.

The application deadline for AY 2016-2017 is 1 December 2015.

visit the official website to access the online application and for
detailed updated information on this scholarship/
fellowship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website: www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/

ICSP Scholarships at University of Oregon

International students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit may apply for the International Cultural Service Program (ICSP). The ICSP scholarship has a cultural service component which requires students to give presentations about their home country to children, community organizations, and UO students, faculty and staff

Host Institution(s):
Oregon University, USA

Field(s) of study:
Eligible programmes offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:
Not specified.

Target group:
International students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit

Scholarship value/inclusions:
Tuition waiver worth $9,000 – $27,000

Eligibility:
1. Applicants must be admissible or fully admitted to the University of Oregon. New students must apply for admission to the UO for 2016-17 by 15 January 2016.
2. Applicants cannot be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or eligible to receive U.S. federal financial assistance.
3. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and meet the minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA requirement ICSP students agree to complete 80 hours per year of cultural service as required by the program.

Application instructions:
Applications and supporting materials must be submitted to International Affairs on or before 15 January 2016.

Documents sent to the Admissions Office will not be accepted for your ICSP application.

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website:international.uoregon.edu/isss/scholarships/icsp-scholarships

University of West England Scholarships

The University of the West of England, Bristol offers more than £100,000 worth of scholarships for international students each year. This includes the Chancellor’s Scholarship wherein the recipient will be
required to undertake an internship working within the International Development Office and other departments. The recipient will also be required to undertake ambassadorial activity for the University throughout the duration of the course.

Host Institution(s):
University of the West of England, UK
Field(s) of study:

Any eligible one year Master’s Degree Programme offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:
One

Target group:
International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:
Full tuition fee

Eligibility:
To be eligible for the scholarship:
• Have achieved the equivalent of a British 1st in an undergraduate degree
• Hold either an unconditional offer or a conditional offer based on either a predicted 1st class degree* or IELTS if required
• Be a new student and be classed as overseas for fees purposes
• Not be a sponsored student or in receipt of another scholarship/award

Application instructions:
You mush have received an offer for a Master’s Programme at UWE in order to apply for this scholarship. Applications can be made via a task in applicant’s Welcome website. The deadline was 28
February 2015 for September 2015 start and 31 October 2015 for January 2016 start.

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website: www1.uwe.ac.uk/
students/feesandfunding/fundingandscholarships/
internationalstudentfunding/
internationalscholarships/
postgraduatescholarships.aspx

Gates Cambridge Scholarships for International Students

The Gates Cambridge Scholarships are one of the most prestigious international scholarships in the world. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge

Host Institution(s):
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Field of study:
PhD, MSc or MLitt, or a one year postgraduate course in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

Number of Awards:
About 95 Scholarships are awarded each year.

Target group:
Citizens of any country outside the United Kingdom.

Scholarship value/inclusions:
A Gates Cambridge Scholarship covers the full cost of studying at Cambridge. It also provides additional, discretionary funding. Read about the full scholarship
value at this link.

Eligibility:
You can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship if you are:
• a citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom.
• applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study: PhD (three year research-only degree); MSc or MLitt (two year research-only degree); or a one year postgraduate
course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.) If you are a current student at Cambridge and are applying for a new postgraduate course, you can apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

Current Gates Cambridge Scholars may also apply for a second scholarship if they are applying for a new degree.

Application instructions:
It is not possible to apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship without applying to the University of Cambridge. You must apply for admission as a postgraduate student to the University of Cambridge
and a Gates Cambridge Scholarship at the same time.

Applicants apply on a single form for admission to a course and a College and for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship. The deadline for applications is 2 December 2015 for citizens other than the US and 14 October 2015 for US citizens.

read the How to Apply section and
visit the official website or read the
FAQs for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website:
www.gatescambridge.org/

Clarendon Fund Scholarships at Oxford University

Deadline: 8 Jan/22 Jan 2016

Brief description:
The Clarendon Fund is a major graduate scholarship scheme at the University of Oxford, offering around 140 new scholarships every year. Clarendon
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and potential across all degree-bearing subjects at graduate level at the University of Oxford.

Host Institution(s):
University of Oxford in United Kingdom
Fields of study:
All degree-bearing courses at graduate level are eligible. Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma courses are not eligible for this scholarship.

Number of Awards:
Approximately 140 scholarships are offered every year.

Target group:
All students including international students

Scholarship value/inclusions:
All Clarendon Scholarships cover tuition and college fees in full and a generous annual grant for living costs, which is normally sufficient to cover the living
costs of a single student living in Oxford.

The scholarships are normally offered for the full period for which you are liable to pay tuition fees to the University, which is usually the same as the length of your course.

Eligibility/Selection Criteria:
Clarendon Scholarships are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit and potential to graduate students from all around the world.

Scholarships are tenable in all subject areas and are open to candidates who apply for a new master’s or DPhil course by the January admissions deadline.

Application instructions:
If you apply for a full- or part-time master’s or DPhil course at Oxford by the January deadline for your course, you will automatically be considered for a Clarendon Scholarship. You do not need to submit any additional documents
specifically for the Clarendon Scholarships – there is no separate scholarship application form. You do,
however, need to apply by the January application deadline for your course in order to be considered for the scholarship.

Applications for entry in 2016-17 can be submitted from 1 September 2015.

visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for
this scholarship.
Website:
Official Scholarship Website: http://
www.clarendon.ox.ac.uk/

Radbound University Masters Scholarships 2016

Radboud Scholarship Programme offers a selected number of talented prospective non-EEA students the opportunity to receive a scholarship to pursue a complete English-taught Master’s degree
programme at Radboud University Nijmegen.

Host Institution(s):
Radboud University Nijmejen, Netherlands

Field(s) of study:
Eligible English-taught Masters Degree Programme offered by the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Philosophy, Theology & Religious Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and Faculty of Law.

See the complete list of supported programmes at the official website.

Number of Scholarships:
About 25 each year

Target group:
Non-EU/EEA International Students

Scholarship value/inclusions:
The scholarship is not an amount of money that you will receive in your bank account, but consists of a partial tuition waiver. The tuition fee will be waived to
the level of an EEA student. For example: a grant holder in 2015/2016 will pay a tuition fee of only € 1,951, instead of € 9,685 or € 10,633. In addition the
Radboud Scholarship also covers costs such as those for visa, residence permit, health insurance and liability insurance.
This amounts to about € 700.

Eligibility:
Candidates who want to become eligible for a Radboud Scholarship must meet the requirements for eligibility. This means that applicants should:
1. hold a non-EU/EEA passport
2. are not eligible for the lower EEA tuition fee for other reasons
3. you have (will obtain) a Bachelor’s degree achieved outside the Netherlands and have no degrees achieved in the Netherlands
4. have been fully admitted to the English-taught Master’s degree programme starting 1 September 2016 as stated in the formal letter of admission
5. are able to comply with the conditions for obtaining a visa for the Netherlands
6. are enrolled at Radboud University as a full-time student for the academic year and Master’s degree programme for which the scholarship will be awarded.

Application instructions:
Applications for 2016/2017 opens on 1 September 2015.

The application for admission and the
application for the scholarship is fully integrated, there is no separate procedure for the scholarship. You apply for a Radboud Scholarship by indicating on your Master’s application form for
admission that you wish to apply for a Radboud Scholarship. You also must have finalized your request for admission via the online application system OSIRIS Incoming Students before 1 April 2016.

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website: www.ru.nl/english/education/master’s-programmes/financial-matters/scholarships-grants/read_more/rsprogramme/

Kofi Annan MBA Scholarships 2015

The Kofi Annan Business School Foundation provides fellowships for talented and motivated students from developing countries that allow them to obtain a one-year full-time MBA degree at ESMT.

Host Institution(s):

ESMT European School of Management and Technology, Germany in cooperation with the Kofi Annan Business Schools Foundation in The Hague, Netherlands.

Field(s) of study:

One-year, full-time Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Number of Scholarships:

Up to five fellowships are available each year.

Target group:

Residents of one of the UN-listed LDCs, LLDCs, or of Palestine

Scholarship value/inclusions:

A Kofi Annan Fellowship for an MBA student has a value of € 58,000 and covers full tuition fees and course materials in addition to a living stipend of € 1,000 per month for the duration of the MBA program. The fellowship also covers one round-trip plane ticket to Berlin from the Fellow’s home.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be resident in one of the UN’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) or Palestine. Applications are encouraged from candidates who hold at least a bachelor’s degree from any academic discipline and demonstrate three years of post-graduate professional experience. All applicants are required to take the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) before gaining admission to the ESMT Full-time MBA program.

After graduation, Fellows are expected to commit to returning to their home countries or regions to participate for at least three years in the development of the local or regional economy.

Application instructions:

Fellowships can be awarded only after a candidate has been admitted to the ESMT MBA program. Applications are only accepted online via ESMT’s website. Potential applicants may also submit a CV for a preliminary check to determine whether they are eligible to apply. The application deadline for the MBA is 30 September 2015.

Read the 2015 Scholarship brochure and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.esmt.org/degree-programs/full-time-mba/scholarship-programs

American University Global Leader Scholarships

Americam University Emerging Global Leader Scholarship for high-achieving international students to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in the US and
who are dedicated to positive civic and social change.

It is intended for students who will be to returning home to improve under-resourced, underserved communities in his/her home country.

American University, Washington DC, USA

Target group:
The scholarships are targeted to international students from any country who are not U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or dual citizens of the U.S. and another country.

Preference will be given to international students who have overcome various
obstacles and challenges as well as those from diverse and under-represented global and socio-economic backgrounds.

Scholarship value/inclusions:
The AU EGL scholarship covers all billable AU expenses (full tuition, room and board). The scholarship does not cover non-billable expenses such as mandatory health insurance, books, airline tickets and miscellaneous expenses (approximately U.S. $4,000).

It is renewable for a total of four years of
undergraduate study, based on continued
satisfactory academic performance.

Eligibility:
Preference will be given to:
1. International students who have overcome various obstacles and challenges as well as those from diverse and underrepresented global and socioe-conomic backgrounds.

2. A minimum 3.8 GPA equivalent (or in the top 10% of graduating class) for 9th-12th grades.

3. A demonstrated commitment to leadership, volunteerism, community service and to advancing the needs of people in their home country.

4. A minimum 95 TOEFL iBT, 7.0 IELTS or 600 paper- based TOEFL

You are NOT eligible to apply if:
– You are a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident, or dual citizen of the U.S. and another country.
– You are enrolled in or have already begun any post-secondary studies at another university in your home country or the United States.

Application instructions:
To apply to the AU Emerging Global Leader Scholarship you must complete the online scholarship application form and submit required supporting documents by 15 December 2015 or at
the latest, 15 January 2016.

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

Website:
Official Scholarship Website: http://
www.american.edu/admissions/international/
egls.cfm

Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries

Brief description:

Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’s and PhD study in the UK are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries. These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).

Host Institution(s):

You are requested to apply for a course of study at UK universities with which the CSC has a part funding agreement.

Level and Field(s) of study:

Masters (one-year courses only) or PhD Programmes in all subject areas at participating UK Universities. The CSC’s selection criteria give priority to those applications that demonstrate strong relevance to development.

Number of Scholarships:

Approximately 300 of these scholarships are awarded each year.

Target group:

The scholarships are targeted to citizens of Developing Commonwealth Countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Each Scholarship provides airfare to and from United Kingdom, tuition and examination fees, personal maintaining allowance, thesis grant (if applicable), initial arrival allowance, among others. Please see the 2016 Commonwealth Scholarship Prospectus for full scholarship benefits.

Eligibility:

To apply for the awards covered in this prospectus, candidates should:

• Be a Commonwealth citizen, refugee, or British protected person
• Be permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country
• Be available to commence their academic studies in the United Kingdom by the start of the UK academic year in September/October 2016
• By October 2016, hold a first degree of upper second class Honours standard (or above); or a second class degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification (usually a Master’s degree).

Application instructions:

The CSC cannot accept any applications direct from candidates for these scholarships. All applications must be made through your nominating agency (or university/university body, if applicable) in your home country. You must check with them in the first instance for their specific advice and rules for applying, and for their own closing date for applications.

You must make your application using the CSC’s Electronic Application System (EAS). Your application must be submitted to and endorsed by one of the approved nominating bodies. Deadline for applications is 19 November 2015.

It is important to read the 2016 Commonwealth Scholarship Prospectus and visit the official website (link found below) to access the EAS system and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://cscuk.dfid.gov.uk/apply/scholarships-developing-cw/

Deadline: 19 Nov 2015

IMD MBA Leaders Scholarships 2016

The IMD MBA Future Leaders Scholarships are open to candidates who demonstrate leadership understanding and who is pursuing an MBA Degree at IMD.

IMD Switzerland

Field of study:

Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Number of Scholarships:

3 scholarships are awarded each year

Target group:

Students from all over the world

Scholarship value/inclusions:

CHF 30,000

Eligibility:

Accepted candidates who demonstrate exceptionally strong leadership potential.

Application instructions:

Before you can apply for the scholarship, you must have been accepted into an IMD MBA Program. You must also submit a 750-word essay on the following topic: “It has been said that success in business requires flexibility to be responsive, but also commitment to a recognized set of values. Discuss using your personal and professional experience.”

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.imd.org/mba-admission-fees/#tab=3

Deadline: 30 September (annual)
Course starts January 2016