2017 ITS Scholarships At University Of Leeds, UK – £8500!

The Faculty of Environment, Institute for Transport Studies (ITS) invites application from African Students who wants to undergo a masters program in the institution.

This is a 50% tuition fee scholarship each worth £8500. It is provided to develop opportunities to students of outstanding ability.

Eligible Field Of Study

– MSc Mathematical Modelling for Transport
– MSc Sustainability in Transport
– MSc Transport Economics
– MSc Transport Planning
– MSc Transport Planning and the Environment
– MSc (Eng) Transport Planning and Engineering

Eligibility

– Applicants must be African Students.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program with an equivalent of a UK first class or upper second class honours.

– Applicants must have applied or applying to University of Leeds.

– Applicants must be self-financing students.

Application Process

Interested applicants should download and completely fill in the Scholarship Application Form.

The following documents are required for application:

– a statement of up to 500 words which details how and why a Masters degree from ITS would enable the applicant make a difference to transportation in their country/region, and specifically to tackle a significant problem or issue;

– evidence of the applicant’s outstanding ability, achievement and potential;

– an outline of the applicant’s career aspirations;

– details of their funding situation, including existing funds which are available to them, scholarship applications where the outcome is known or awaited, and other funding sources being explored.

– Provide a supporting statement from a referee [the scholarship referee should be additional to the academic referees].

Completed forms should be sent alongside required document to:

Admissions Office
Institute Of Transport Studies
University Of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT UK
Email: courses@its.leeds.ac.uk

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 22nd June 2017.

For more information visit the Scholarship Webpage

HOT: £12,530 Scholarship At University Of Leeds, UK 2017

The University of Leeds, UK is offering the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Scholarships to International students who wants to undergo a masters program in the following fields:

– Arts,
– Humanities & Cultures
– Business
– Education
– Social Sciences & Law
– Engineering;
– Medicine & Health

This scholarship program will cover fees at the University of Leeds International rate, a Maintenance fee of £12,530, Travel fees, Arrival allowance and return airfare (economy class).

Eligibility

– Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents in one of the developing countries according to the International Development Association (IDA) list of Borrowing Countries.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program with a a First Degree at undergraduate level equivalent to either a UK First Class Honours or a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree

– Applicants must have applied or applying to University of Leeds.

– Applicants must have a valid English test result.

Application Process

Applicants should visit this page to read procedures on how to apply.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 1st February 2017.

Apply: €4,000 FIG Foundation Scholarships In Denmark 2017/18

The International Federation of Surveyors (in French Fédération Internationale des Géomètres abbreviated FIG) is offering scholarships to students from World Bank listed countries as low-income, lower-middle or upper-middle income economy who wants to undergo a PhD program in surveying/geomatics or related fields.

This scholarship is worth €4,000, Successful applicants will qualify for a further grant of up to €3,000 to attend and present a peer reviewed paper at a FIG conference.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be citizens of World bank listed countries as low-income, lower-middle or upper-middle income economy.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors and masters degree.

– Applicants must have had a paper accepted by a peer reviewed international journal based on their doctoral research project; applicants should be the lead author, and the paper should be co-authored with their supervisor.

– Applicants must have to submit their final thesis.

– Applicants must have excellent academic records.

Application Process

Applicants should submit the following documents as a single file in a Pdf format or A4 paper:

a) A cover sheet showing the candidate’s personal details and those of his/her institution.

b) A 200 word abstract. This should be written in terms understandable to the lay person; similar to a press release and which the FIG Foundation could actually use as a press release in the event of a successful application.

c) A one page research proposal as per the template below on A4 size paper. Note that the one page limit will be strictly enforced; material that extends beyond one page will be deleted.

d) A copy of the paper that has been re-submitted to the journal after corrections have been completed.

e) A letter from the editor of the journal indicating that the paper has been accepted and that the necessary corrections have been completed satisfactorily.

f) A list of peer reviewed journal publications over the last 6 years using the International Journal of GIS reference list format. See Notes for Authors on the IJGIS website.

g) The journal paper’s referees’ reports.

h) A list of research funding obtained over the past 5 years, indicating which grants are peer reviewed or not.

i) A description of research compliance, the research account and activity auditing structures and processes in their institution. For example, if a scientist spends money inappropriately, are there structures in place to refund the granting agency?

j) A copy of the ethics approval notice for the research from the institution if that is relevant to the grant application. If ethics clearance is not required, then this should be stated in the application.

k) A budget indicating how the funds will be spent and a one page justification of the budget.

Applications are to be sent to fig.foundation@fig.net with “FIG Foundation PhD Scholarship Application” shown in Subject Line.

or by post:

The FIG Foundation
c/o FIG
Kalvebod Brygge 31-33
DK-1780 Copenhagen V
DENMARK
Tel. + 45 3886 1081
Fax + 45 3886 0252

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 1st February 2017.

2017 African Scholarships At University Of Glasgow, UK

The University Of Glasgow, UK is offering eight(8) scholarships to Africans who wants to undergo a masters taught program in the institution.

This scholarship is 100% tuition fee and it will be awarded to 8 outstanding Africans who are qualify on merit.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be Africans

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program with an equivalent to a UK 2:1 Hons or better

– Applicants must have applied or applying to University of Glasgow.

Application Process

There is no separate application for this scholarship.

Applicants who have applied to the University of Glasgow will be considered for this scholarship program. Applicants will be contacted and asked to submit a 400 word personal statement detailing:

– Why you have selected the programme at the University of Glasgow

– Why you merit the funded-place (e.g academic/personal achievement)

– How you will benefit from it (e.g. employment prospects, financial relief, etc)

Your personal statement should be around 400 words and include your full name and applicant number.

Application Deadline

The application deadlines for this scholarship program are as follows:

1st round – 1st December 2016.
2nd round – 1st March 2017.
3rd round – 1st June 2017.

€10,000 Masters Scholarships For International Students – France, 2017

The Lebesgue Center is offering scholarships to International students who wants to undergo a masters program in France. Applicants will choose to undergo the masters program in any of these universities:

– The University of Rennes
– The University of Nantes
– The ÉNS Rennes
– The University of South of Britania
– The University of Ouest of Bretania
– The University of Angers.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be International students.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program (Mathematics) in any recognized institution.

– Applicants must have outstanding academic results.

– Applicants should certify a B1 level of proficiency of the French language.

Application Process

Interested applicants should completely fill in the application form. on the scholarship website.

Applications are accompanied with the following:

– CV
– Transcripts
– Cover letter
– One or more letters of recommendation.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 15th March 2017

50% International Scholarships at University Of Sheffield, UK

The University of Sheffield, UK is offering the International Merit scholarships to International students who wants to undergo a postgraduate program in the Institution.

This scholarship is worth 50% of the annual postgraduate tuition fee.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be citizens of the following regions:
i) East and South Africa
ii) Latin America
iii) Middle East and North Africa
iv) South East Asia
v) West Africa.
Applicants should visit the official page to see list of countries.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program from any recognized institution.

– Applied must have applied for or have been offered a place at University of Sheffield.

– Applicants must be self-funding and classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes.

Application Process

Interested applicants can apply using the Postgraduate Online Application Form.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 23rd June 2017.

£5,000 Pro Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship At University Of Exeter

The College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter, UK is offering the Pro Vice-Chancellor’s scholarships to International students who wants to undergo an undergraduate program in the area of Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Sciences and related fields.

This scholarship is worth £5,000 per year of study and its provided to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be International Students.

– Applicants must have applied or applying to the University of Exeter.

– Applicants must have good academic grades.

Application Process

There is no separate application for this scholarship program. Applicants who have received an offer of place at the institution will be automatically considered for this scholarship program and will be informed via email.

Application Deadline

The application deadline is not GIVEN YET

For more information kindly visit the official website

$55,000 Fellowships At University Of Pennsylvania, USA 2017

The University of Pennsylvania invites application for the Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships in Digital Humanities. This fellowship is provided to International scholars who wants to pursue their own research project, present their work at seminars and also contribute to team-based projects at Laboratories.

This fellowship carries an annual stipend of $55,000 plus single-coverage health insurance.

Eligibility

– Applicants must be International students.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelors and masters degree program.

– Applicants must have received their PhD between December 2008 and December 2016.

Application Process

Interested and eligible applicants must follow these steps to apply for this program:

– Complete the Application Form.

– Prepare a curriculum vitae.

– Merge your completed application form and your c.v. into one file, with application first. Name your file: Last Name – First Name (e.g., Franklin-Ben) and save as a PDF. Do not submit a Word doc.

– Arrange for three (3) confidential letters of recommendation. Each referee should upload their letter to our secure server as a PDF only. The submission deadline for referees is October 30, 2016. We strongly encourage you to contact your referees early enough to give them adequate time to meet this absolute deadline.

– Upload and submit the PDF of your application and c.v. to the secure webform.

It is important to visit the application requirements of the fellowship before applying.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this fellowship is on 30th October 2016

100% Lord Scholarships for African Students in University Of East Anglia

University of East Anglia, UK is offering the Lord Walston Scholarship to African Students who wants to undergo a Masters program at the Institution.

This scholarship is fully-funded and it also covers maintenance and living expenses.

The following courses are eligible for this scholarship program:

– MA Agriculture and Rural Development
– MSc Environment and International Development
– MSc Climate Change and International Development

Eligibility

– Applicants must be Africans.

– Applicants must have completed their bachelor degree program.

– Applicants must have applied or applying to University of East Anglia.

– Applicants should be working in natural resource based projects (agriculturalist/natural resource).

– Applicants must have proof of academic excellence.

Application Process

There is no separate application for this scholarship program. Applicants who have been offered an admission will be considered for nomination.

Application Deadline

The application deadline for this scholarship program is on 31st March 2017.

For more information visit the Scholarship Webpage

Foriegn Scholarships at University of Glasgow International Programme, 2017 – Apply Here!

The University of Glasgow is inviting applications for International Programme Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded for pursuing MSc Infection Biology within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences.

The university’s main objective is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.

The College is organized into seven Research Institutes, each focused on key strategic research themes and delivering several postgraduate degree programmes. Their research generates an annual income of over £80M and is focused on improving the health and quality of life of humans and animals across the globe.

In order to undertake a programme of study here at the University, applicants will need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English. They can demonstrate their level of English with IELTS/TOEFL/PTE or alternative qualifications.

Course Level: Scholarship is available for MSc programme at the University of Glasgow.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Infection Biology within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow.

Scholarship Award: For September 2017 academic session our College is offering one full fee waiver scholarship for our Infection Biology Masters programme.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: This scholarship is open to international students applying to the MSc Infection Biology within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow.

Nationality: International students (outside the UK/EU) can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: In order to be eligible applicants must obtain a degree equivalent to a UK 2.1 Hons or better.

English language Requirements: In order to undertake a programme of study here at the University, applicants will need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English. They can demonstrate their level of English with IELTS/TOEFL/PTE or alternative qualifications.

How to Apply: Applicants who are being considered will be notified within the timeframes below. There is no separate application form required.

Application Deadline: The application deadlines are 1 December,  1 March and 1 June for 2017 entry. Scholarship Website for more details.

100% Scholarships at University College Lillebaelt in Denmark, 2017

University College Lillebaelt is offering full-tuition scholarships for highly qualified students who are not from EU/EAA countries or Switzerland. These scholarships will be awarded to students enrolled in a full degree higher education programme in their home country related to either nursing, social education or teacher education.

The university’s aim is to examine the impact of the division between further and higher education on strategies to widen participation in undergraduate education.

University College Lillebaelt offers education programmes contributing to the ongoing development of society and is happy to welcome international students

If applicants want to enrol as a full-time ordinary student, they must be able to speak Danish fluently and otherwise meet the same requirements as Danish students.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for students enrolled in a full degree higher education programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study at the Department of Nursing.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships will cover tuition and contribute to living expenses while studying at UCL. The scholarship covers the tuition fee for one semester (4 months), and additionally you will receive approximately 6000 DKK each month to contribute to your living expenses.

Scholarship can be taken in Denmark

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this Scholarship:-

  • Applying to participate in one of the above-mentioned courses
  • A citizen of a country outside the EU, the European Economic Area or Switzerland
  • Enrolled in a full degree higher education programme in their home country related to either nursing, social education or teacher education.

Applicants are not eligible to apply for a scholarship if they:

  • Are studying in Denmark on the grounds of a bilateral exchange agreement
  • Have a legal claim to the rights of Danish citizenship
  • Have been granted a residence permit at the time of the application admission by the Danish Aliens Consolidations Act §9c, subsection 1, as the child of a foreign citizen who has been granted a residence permit in accordance with the Danish Aliens Consolidations Act §9a, and who is a citizen of a country that is not acceded to the EU or covered by the EEA agreement
  • Are a student who is eligible for a grant in accordance with Danish Law regarding the State Education Fund
  • Are from an EU applicant country such as Turkey.

Nationality: Citizen of a country outside the EU, the European Economic Area or Switzerland

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be enrolled in a full degree higher education programme in their home country related to either nursing, social education or teacher education.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Please provide

  • High school transcripts documenting the level of English, grade achieved, and if a possible number of hours taken.
  • Documentation of any English language proficiency tests you may have taken (TOEFL, IELTS, CAE etc.)
  • Any further documentation of your English proficiency such as courses longer stays in English speaking countries etc.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply through the MoveON system. To ensure that only highly qualified students are granted the scholarship, UCL requires you to prepare and submit all of the following:

  • Application form
  • CV
  • Motivational letter (max. 1 page)
  • Official transcripts (including explanation of grading scale)
  • Documentation of English proficiency

Application Deadline: The application deadline for spring 2017 is 1st November 2016. Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

€11,000 Utrecht Scholarships for International Students in Netherlands 2017 – Apply Here!

Applications are invited for Utrecht University Scholarships for the academic year 2017-2018. Approximately 30 scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor or master degree programme at the Utrecht University.

The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship offers a number of highly talented prospective students the opportunity to pursue a degree in a selected number of fields at Utrecht University.

Utrecht University is a university in Utrecht, the Netherlands. It is one of the oldest universities in the Netherlands and one of the largest in Europe.

Since English is the official language at UCU, applicants are required to demonstrate proof of proficiency.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor or master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for the study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The Utrecht Excellence scholarship can be awarded as:

  • Tuition fees or
  • Tuition fees plus 11.000 euro living expenses

As the grant is not automatically a full scholarship, it may be necessary to find additional funding to be able to finance your studies and stay completely. Students requiring a residence permit in the Netherlands must prove to the IND (Immigration and Naturalisation Office) that they have sufficient financial means. Read more about the budget the University advises.

Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands

Eligibility:

For Bachelor Programme

  • The applicant must meet the eligibility criteria in order to be considered for this scholarship. The applicant should:
  • Not have the Dutch or an EU/EEA nationality and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans;
  • Hold a non-Dutch secondary school diploma;
  • Have been admitted to the Bachelor’s programme in Economics and Business Economics or to University College Utrecht;
  • Hold a relevant secondary school diploma (for a Bachelor’s programme), or an equivalent thereof;
  • Be able to comply with the conditions to obtain a Dutch visa;

For Masters Programme

  • To be eligible for a Utrecht Excellence Scholarship, you must
  • Belong to the top 10% of your graduating class
  • Hold a non-EU/EEA passport and not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans
  • Have completed secondary school and/or Bachelor degree outside the Netherlands
  • Have applied for an international master’s programme with a start date of September 1, 2017.

Nationality: Non-EU/EEA students can apply for Utrecht Excellence Scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

English Language Requirement: Since English is the official language at UCU, applicants are required to demonstrate proof of proficiency. Accepted are the IELTS test, TOEFL test, Cambridge Certificate:
CAE: B
CPE: C
IELTS Academic: A minimum of 7.0 for all components
TOEFL: Internet-based 100

How to Apply: For Master’s students: Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year will open mid-November 2016. After submitting an application for the Master’s programme, non-EU/EEA students will have the option to submit an application for a Utrecht Excellence Scholarship. Students will need to upload the following document:

  • Proof of belonging to the top 10% of your graduating class: an official document issued by your university that proves you are among the top 10% of your graduating class, such as a statement signed and stamped by your University, a reference letter, a class ranking certificate, etc.

Highly Funded Scholarships at Tsinghua University China for International Students

Lab for Biomass Energy & CO2 Captures (LBC) in the School of Environment, Tsinghua University, is recruiting PhD and Master’s Students with CSC scholarships to support their tuition, living costs, along with lodging and boarding expenses.

LBC at Tsinghua handles research related to Development of sustainable CO2 capture technologies, Conversion of biomass wastes to energy, Pollution control for waste-to-energy processes. Research proposals in the above mentioned domains are welcomed.

Excellent opportunities for oversea students worldwide to peruse Master’s or PhD at world’s best ranked university, Tsinghua University in the field of Biomass Energy & CO2 Captures at School of Environment. Tsinghua University offers China Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarships for outstanding international master and PhD candidates:

Qualifications & Requirements:

At the date of appointment, the successful candidates must have obtained
• A Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Material Science and other relevant disciplines (for enrolment into Master’s) from a recognised University;
• Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Material Science and other relevant disciplines (for enrolment into PhD) from a recognised University;
• A high motivation for research and fluent English communication skills (oral and written) are required.
• Applicants with high-quality publications are welcomed.
• Ability to produce high quality research publications is mandatory

Application Deadline: Application deadline is 15th January 2017 and the group is currently receiving applications for 2017 fall semester. Prof. ZHAO Ming’s group (LBC) is recruiting international students for masters or PhD programmes.

How to Apply: Please send your CV including the list of your publications in one pdf-file, along with your certificate & transcript of your highest degree earned, and research proposal of your proposed research (if available) to Asso/Prof. Dr. ZHAO Ming at (ming.zhao@tsinghua.edu.cn).

Scholarships in Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China, 2017 – Apply!

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University is now accepting applications for international student entry scholarship. International students or Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan can apply for these undergraduate scholarships.

The aim of the scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality.

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a pioneering international university based in the World Heritage city of Suzhou on China’s east coast. XJTLU takes a unique approach to international education that combines, encourages and develops the teachings of its two founding institutions, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China and the University of Liverpool, UK.

Students who are non-native English speakers must have satisfactory English language qualifications to study at the University.

Course Level: XJTLU has a range of scholarships and awards on offer to international students at undergraduate level for 2017 entry.

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

Scholarship Award: An entry scholarship of up to RMB 44,000 (or up to 50 percent of the tuition fee) per year for international and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan undergraduate students, based on academic merit.

Scholarship can be taken in China

Eligibility: 

  • Any international or HK/Macau/Taiwan student who has applied or is applying for full time undergraduate degree programmes at XJTLU starting in September of the 2017/18 academic year.
  • In each academic year during his/her study at XJTLU, the average score of all courses should be top 25% among all the students on the same academic programme.

Nationality: International students or Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan can apply for these undergraduate scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous certificates.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Any students who are non-native English speakers must have satisfactory English language qualifications to study at the University. Various English qualifications are accepted, including:

  • IELTS: 5.5 for year 1 entry (5.0 if undertaking Intensive English pathway in Year 1 at XJTLU), or 6.5 for year 2 entry. Or
  • TOEFL: 72 (iBT) for year 1 entry, or 90 (iBT) for year 2 entry

How to Apply: Submit the application directly to the International Student Recruitment and Support office at XJTLU with or after submission of your application for a full time degree programmes at XJTLU. Application Form shall be e-mailed to international-at-xjtlu.edu.cn

Application Deadline: Deadlines throughout the year are:

  • First round: 15 November 2016
  • Second round: 15 February 2017
  • Third round: 31 March 2017
  • Fourth round: 15 May 2017
  • Five round: 15 June 2017

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.