Latest Scholarships at University of Mary, USA – Apply!

Latest Scholarships at University of Mary, USA – Apply! A top University of Science and Arts in the heart of Virginia United States of America, University of Mary Washington is seeking application from suitably qualified and interested international students for $2,500 – $5,000 scholarships in their university starting from Winter of 2018.

The University of Mary Washington (UMW) is a public university in Virginia, USA that focuses on undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences. Applicants whose study interests focus on these areas are welcome to apply for admission and scholarships worth up to $5,000.

Scholarship Award Upon admission, international students are automatically considered for a $5,000 USD scholarship, based on a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. This scholarship is renewable for up to three additional years of undergraduate study at UMW.

Who Can Apply? 

Graduates of English Language Studies (ELS) level 112 coming to UMW directly from an ELS center are eligible for the following scholarships instead:

  • An annual $2,500 Academic Achievement Award, with a cumulative ELS 112 GPA of 3.0 or higher. It’s renewable for a total of eight semesters as long as the student takes a minimum of 12 credits per semester and maintains a 2.5 GPA.
  • An annual $5,000 Academic Excellence Award, with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher in ELS Levels 110 to 112. It’s renewable for a total of eight semesters as long as the student takes a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester and maintains a 2.5 GPA.

How To Apply

To apply, candidates may be required to obtain certain scores in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), ACT, IELTS and College Board’s SAT. More information regarding application is on the school website. If you require more scholarships, visit: http://jobquest.info/category/

These are the items required of international applicants for admission consideration.

  • The Application
  • Transcripts and/or Exam Scores
  • References
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Financial Support

Deadline: The application deadline is  January 1 for priority admission or February 1 for regular admission.

MFS Scholarships at Michigan State University, USA – 2018

MFS Scholarships at Michigan State University, USA – 2018. Mastercard Foundation has partnered with Michigan State University to provide full tuition scholarships to Master’s degree students from sub-Saharan Africa.

Eligible students have demonstrated academic talent, are economically disadvantaged, and have a personal commitment to serve their countries or regions of origin.

Financial Support:

Expenses Covered by the Program

The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship provides comprehensive support for the completion of a bachelor’s or master’s degree. We cover:

  • Travel costs
  • Visa and SEVIS fees
  • Tuition and other MSU fees
  • Housing, food, and living expenses
  • Health insurance

Program Scholars are also provided with a laptop and backpack.

The Program does not provide support for dependents of Scholars.

If you are accepted as a MasterCard Foundation Scholar, you are not required to submit the $250 Advanced Enrollment Deposit (AED). The MasterCard scholarship will cover this fee for those accepted to the Program. Selected scholars will be directed to take steps to secure their F-1 Visa.

MasterCard Foundation Scholar candidates are not required to submit financial information, including an Affidavit of Support, Statement of Financial Proof, or supporting bank statement. The only financial documentation required is contained in the MSU MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program application.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

The program is open to residents and citizens of Sub-Saharan African countries. Students who are already enrolled in degree programs in Africa or elsewhere are not eligible for the program. Students who are accepted to the program demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Prior completion of a bachelor’s degree from an African University with academic achievements suggesting continued academic success as a graduate student.
  • Strong commitment to a professional path in line with an area of study that can positively impact Africa.
  • Demonstrated interest and capacity for serving others through engagement in volunteer activities in school, college, or community.
  • Leadership potential.
  • Ability to cope with change, and interest in other countries and cultures.
  • Significant financial need and/or from lowest income bracket in country of origin.
  • Commitment to return to serve home country or region in ways that enhance economic growth and social development.

How to Apply

To apply for The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program, fill out the Scholar’s Program graduate application on the school website.

SOAS Scholarships: Study at University of London – Apply!

We are happy to announce that the Felix Foundation is offering fully funded International scholarship at the School of Oriental & African Studies, SOAS, University of London in the forthcoming 2018 academic session.

The primary objective of the Felix Scholarship is to stimulate the Felix scholars by exposing them to academic study, cultures, experiences and friendships that they would not otherwise have had the chance to sample.  It is hoped that this in turn will endow them with skills and visions, enabling them, when returning to their country of origin, to contribute to the culture and welfare of their home communities.

Felix scholarships are offered at three universities – the University of Oxford, the University of Reading and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), part of the University of London.  The Scholarships are awarded on the basis of outstanding academic merit and financial need.

Candidates for the Felix Scholarships at Reading and SOAS must complete application forms. The completed application form (together with only the supporting material specifically requested in the application form) should be returned to the address given below for the academic institution in which the candidate wishes to study.

There is no need to send additional supporting material with the scholarship application form. Details for online application is given below.

SOAS:
Scholarships Officer
Registry
SOAS The University of London
Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
London
WC1H 0XG, UK.
Web address: www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships
E-mail address: scholarships@soas.ac.uk

The closing dates for the receipt of Felix Scholarship application forms are as follows:-

Oxford: Appropriate January 2017 deadline of chosen course of study.

Reading: 31st January 20178

SOAS: 31 January 2018

Only those candidates who have been accepted for admission will be considered for short listing. Short listing by all three universities will take place in March 2017 with the short lists available April 2017.

$2,200 Scholarships for Fresh Students – 2018/19

$2,200-scholarships-for-fresh-students-2018-apply. All applicants of undergraduate programs in any degree courses offered in the Northern Michigan University (NMU) will stand a chance of receiving up to $2,200 worth of scholarships awarded upon admission to support their tuition at the NMU, USA starting from January 2018.

The Northern Michigan University is a four-year college public university established in 1899 and located in Marquette, in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. Beneficiaries of this scholarships will be pursuing their undergraduate studies at subsidized costs.

These set of scholarships by the Northern Michigan University is provided to interested applicants who wants to obtain an undergraduate degree from NMU, United States of America.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this program, applicants must:

  • maintain a cumulative 3.0 NMU G.P.A.
  • enroll for a full-time undergraduate program
  • have good academic grades

Requirements to apply: Applicants must have previous degree. Only students from the U.S. and Canada are required to submit an SAT or ACT score.  Students from all other countries are not required to submit ACT or SAT scores.

Interested applicants are automatically awarded based on high school or transfer GPA of 3.0 or better upon admission to study at NMU. Start applying by visiting the school’s website for details.

$30,000 MOFA Scholarships by Taiwan Government – Apply!

$30,000 MOFA Scholarships by Taiwan Government – Apply! The 2017/18 NT$30,000 MOFA Taiwan scholarship for international bachelors and masters degree students is offered by the Taiwan Government in collaboration with Ministries of Finance and Education in the country. Application form is out for 2018 admissions.

The Taiwan Scholarship program is a joint initiative launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), the Ministry of Education (MOE), the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) and the National Science Council (NSC) in 2004. At the Republic of China’s centennial in 2011, the Taiwan Scholarship program evolved into the MOFA Taiwan Scholarship program and the MOE Taiwan Scholarship program in order to cater to students of varying backgrounds.

The MOFA Taiwan Scholarship continues to encourage outstanding students to pursue academic degrees in Taiwan and to deepen their understanding of Taiwan’s academic environment, thereby enhancing exchanges and building friendships between Taiwan and their home nations.

The MOFA Taiwan Scholarship is, in principle, granted to students from countries that have diplomatic relations with Taiwan. However, special consideration may also be given to students from other countries

I. Programs

  1. The non-degree Mandarin Language Enrichment Program (LEP): Recipients may take the LEP for a maximum of one year at Mandarin-teaching institutions (hereinafter “Mandarin Training Centers”) affiliated with a university or college accredited by the Ministry of Education.
  2. Degree programs: Recipients may apply for admission to any degree program leading to an undergraduate, master or doctoral degree, excluding in-service programs.

II. Award period

1. Non-degree LEP: one year.

2. Degree programs:

(1) Undergraduate program: four years maximum

(2) Master’s program: two years maximum

(3) Doctoralprogram: four years maximum

III. Financial Assistance

Scholarship recipients will be given a monthly stipend of NT$25,000 for the LEP and NT$30,000 for degree programs. Recipients are responsible for all expenses during their stay in Taiwan. MOFA will not provide any other subsidies. MOFA will, however, provide recipients with one-way, economy-class plane tickets for direct flights to and from Taiwan.

IV. Eligibility

  1. Is a high school graduate or above with an excellent academic record, of good moral character and has no criminal record.
  2. Is not a national of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
  3. Is not an overseas compatriot student.
  4. Has never attended an educational institution in Taiwan at the same level of degree or LEP that he/she intends to apply for.
  5. Is not an exchange student through any cooperation agreement between a foreign university/college and an educational institute in Taiwan while receiving the Scholarship.
  6. Has not previously had a Scholarship revoked by an ROC  government agency or other relevant institution.

V. Miscellaneous

  1. For more information, please visit the Taiwan Scholarships and Huayu Enrichment Scholarships website.
  2. The MOFA website
  3. Contact person: Ms. Joy Lai
    Tel: +886-2-2236-8225 ext. 4212
    Fax: +886-2-2236-8593
    Emai1: joylai@mail.shu.edu.tw

$10,000 Scholarships at Roger Williams University, America

$10,000 Scholarships at Roger Williams University, America. The Roger Williams University is offering $10,000 worth of international study abroad scholarship awards based on merit to eligible undergraduates. Scholarships range $10,000 and will be awarded to the top international applicants who are considered to be above-average students in their secondary school.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Eligibility: Scholarships will be awarded to the top international applicants who are considered to be above-average students in their secondary school.

Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.

Entrance Requirement: High school students with earned college credit beyond secondary school should apply as freshman applicants. For best consideration for admission to the university, honours program, and all merit-based scholarship opportunities, students should apply under Early Action program.

Test Requirement: SAT or ACT submission for RWU students is optional for all students applying for admission except for Department of Education applicants. Rhode Island Department of Education requires applicants to the Department of Education to meet minimum test scores standards for teaching programs.

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: All international students will be considered for merit-based scholarships through their admissions application. No separate application is necessary.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 1, 2017. Apply online.

£18,000 Scholarships by LSE in London, UK – 2018

This is to inform interested and qualified international students that application form for 2018 fully funded scholarships at the London School of Economics (LSE) is out. Candidates who wish to study in United Kingdom under this financial study aids are welcome to apply.

The advertised London School of Economics is a public research university located in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London. They are currently accepting applications from Doctorate students until 8th January, 2018.

LSE PhD Studentships are tenable for four years and cover full fees and an annual stipend of £18,000.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • be International students
  • have completed their Bachelors and Masters degree program
  • be proficient in English Language
  • have outstanding academic merit and research potential. This relates both to your past academic record and to an assessment of your likely aptitude to complete a PhD on your chosen topic in the time allocated.

To apply online, candidates are first required to create an account in the official website of the London school of Economics and upload all necessary documents. Details are available on: http://www.lse.ac.uk/study-at-lse/Graduate/Prospective-students/How-to-Apply

$72,000 4 Years Scholarships at Mennonite University, USA

$72,000 4 Years Scholarships at Mennonite University, USA. There is an unusual scholarship program of $72,000 ($18,000 per year over four years) at the Eastern Mennonite University in the United States of America. 2018 application has commenced, details below.

This study financial aids at EMU, which is targeted at prospective and new students upon admission are highly selective and are awarded on the basis of academic performance in high school, SAT or ACT scores and demonstrated leadership potential.

Eastern Mennonite University is a private liberal arts university in the Shenandoah Valley of the U.S. state of Virginia, affiliated with one of the historic peace churches, the Mennonite Church USA.

Scholarship Value: 

  • Honors scholarship recipients receive $72,000 ($18,000 per year over four years) in scholarships for high academic achievement.
  • Full tuition scholarships are available to first-year student applicants who compete in the Yoder Scholars competition during honors weekend.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. Undergraduate Admissions Checklist

  • Completed Application: online application or printable application (PDF)
  • Official transcripts from any high school and/or universities attended. (Please submit foreign university transcripts with a NACES member credential evaluation.)
  • Applicable test scores: If English is your first language, University requires an SAT or ACT score. If English is no your first language, we require a TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Any national examination scores (if applicable). If you are submitting a WAEC result, you must also submit a scratch card.

To join this program, candidates are expected to apply for admission into the university on or before November of 2017. Website: http://www.emu.edu/admissions/apply/

Falak Graduate School Scholarship at New York University, USA

The Graduate School of Arts and Science of New York University is glad to offer the Falak Sufi Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to international master students studying in Near Eastern Studies.

The scholarship will provide financial support that cover tuition fees, insurance, registration and service fees. The closing date of application is January 4 annually.

Award Value
The scholarship includes an academic-year stipend, tuition, student health insurance, and registration and services fees for up to two years, provided that academic standards of the Graduate School and the graduate program are met.

Level and Area of Studies
Master degree in Near Eastern Studies.

Place of Study
At the University of New York in USA.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Candidates for the master’s program in Near Eastern Studies are eligible to apply, including applicants to the program’s joint degree with Journalism, the concentration with Museum Studies, and the business track.
  • The Falak Sufi Scholarship is to honour her memory and to support students from countries with a majority Islamic population in South Asia who might not otherwise be able to obtain a graduate education. These students, preferably female, will be enrolled in the two-year master’s program in Near Eastern Studies.

Applicants’ Nationality
Overseas students are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
Application information for all potential students to the master’s program in Near Eastern Studies can be found online in the GSAS Application Resource Center. The online application for admission is also the application for all Graduate School financial aid.

Submission Deadline
January 4, every year. Website: http://gsas.nyu.edu/content/nyu-as/gsas/admissions/financial-aid/falak-sufi-scholarship.html

Erasmus Mundus Joint Scholarships To Study in Europe – Apply

This is to inform our students who would like to study overseas in 2018 that the European Government funded Erasmus Mundus Joint Scholarship application has commenced for 2018/19 academic session. International students from EU and Non-EU Countries are invited.

Among other things, the Erasmus Mundus Joint Scholarships, funded by the European Union is awarding scholarship opportunities to talented and outstanding students who have interest in pursuing a degree program in any European University/Institution.

Currently, most institutions where this program is offered are accepting application from suitably qualified international students. However, applications are expected to take place between October and January, for courses starting the following academic year.

Study Areas

Agriculture and Veterinary, Engineering, Manufacture and Construction, Health and Welfare, Humanities and Arts, Science, Mathematics and Computing, Social Sciences, Business and Law.

Worth of the scholarship

The programme offers full-time scholarships and/or fellowships that cover monthly allowance, participation costs, travelling and insurance costs of the students.  Scholarship amounts can vary according to the level of studies, the duration of studies, and the scholar’s nationality (scholarships for non-EU students are higher than for EU students).

To apply online, please visit the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship application portal via this link: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus_mundus/funding/scholarships_students_academics_en.php

$10,000 Presidential Scholarship In California, USA – Apply!

$10,000 Presidential Scholarship In California, USA – Apply. The Dominican University, California is offering $10,000 per year range of scholarships to foreign students who wish to study undergraduate programs in the United States of America using their study aid and financial support program.

According to Wikipedia, the Dominican University of California is a private, not-for-profit, coeducational university located in San Rafael, California. It was founded in 1890 as Dominican College by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael. It is one of the oldest universities in California.

You can apply to take your undergraduate bachelors degree courses at the Dominican University using this Presidential Scholarship if you fit into the eligibility criteria set up by the institution. All admission requirements has to be met as well.

Some Key Notes for Applicants: 

  • The scholarship is open to international students
  • Official Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) or the American College Test (ACT) scores is required.
  • English Language Requirement:  All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

In addition to meeting the minimum cumulative GPA, to maintain Institutional aid eligibility, students must also meet Federal SAP eligibility; if the student is enrolled full-time, the student must earn at least 12 of their units attempted at the conclusion of the term, or if the student is not enrolled full-time, the student must earn at least 75% of their units attempted at the conclusion of the term.

For further inquiries, admission and applications, please see the Dominican University website for details or visit this link to check out our recent scholarship opportunities for your level: http://jobquest.info/category/scholarships/

$20,000 Scholarships at University of Alberta for Winter 2018

$20,000 Scholarships at University of Alberta for Winter 2018. A Canadian high-rated Institution of learning and home to International Students, the University Of Alberta is offering $20,000 scholarship per student who successfully enroll in the university and qualify for the funding award in the winter semester starting from March 2018.

Applications are invited from interested individuals who has the zeal to undergo a degree program at University Of Alberta, Canada.

This scholarship program will be Awarded to students on a Study Permit with superior academic achievement entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program at the University of Alberta.

Application closes 11:59 pm MST 18th December, 2017. University of Alberta Centenary Scholarship offers will be made starting in March 2018.

Apply online through the International Major Scholarships in Bear Tracks under Undergraduate Awards.

If you are experiencing difficulties accessing the Major International Scholarship application, please contact: awards@ualberta.ca

MasterCard Foundation Scholarship at Duke University – Apply!

The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Duke is open to students from sub-Saharan Africa who demonstrate financial need, academic ability and merit, and demonstrated commitment to improving the lives of others in their communities.

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Students apply to Duke first, and are then considered for The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program. The following links may be of assistance.

In addition to merit, a few of our scholarships also require demonstration of financial need. Please provide the Financial Aid office with all necessary documentation, no later than the first week in March, to optimize consideration for scholarship awards.

Duke and many other organizations share in The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program. The model is unique, in that it leverages education as a powerful driver of social and economic progress in Africa.

Duke University and The MasterCard Foundation share a common history of forming and utilizing partnerships to maximize opportunities for education.

APPLICATION: Visit for links to apply.

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program at MSU, USA – 2018

This is to inform prospective students of the Michigan State University (MSU), USA that 2018/19 admission forms are out for MasterCard Foundation Scholarship Program. Applications for Fall 2018 are now open till February 1, 2018.

The program is open to residents and citizens of Sub-Saharan African countries. Students who are already enrolled in degree programs in Africa or elsewhere are not eligible for the program. Students who are accepted to the program demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Prior completion of a bachelor’s degree from an African University with academic achievements suggesting continued academic success as a graduate student.
  • Strong commitment to a professional path in line with an area of study that can positively impact Africa.
  • Demonstrated interest and capacity for serving others through engagement in volunteer activities in school, college, or community.
  • Leadership potential.
  • Ability to cope with change, and interest in other countries and cultures.
  • Significant financial need and/or from lowest income bracket in country of origin.
  • Commitment to return to serve home country or region in ways that enhance economic growth and social development.

How to Apply: To apply for The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program, fill out the Scholar’s Program graduate application.

Naming Guidelines: Students with multiple names or nicknames must be careful and consistent when submitting application materials (academic documents, English language test results, etc.). Inconsistency in the student name listed on application materials could delay or halt the processing of an application. Students should apply using their name as it appears or would appear on the student’s passport.

Submitting Documents: MSU requires official academic documents to be sent by mail and do not accept academic documents sent via email as official. Each department has varying requirements for standardized testing.

Please check with your individual program and department to verify which tests and what scores you need for regular admission into the program. More information at http://mcfscholars.isp.msu.edu/pros/applications/graduate-application/ or http://jobquest.info/category/united-states-of-america/

$40,000 Study Aid at Wellesley College, USA – How To Apply!

$40,000 Study Aid at Wellesley College, USA – How To Apply! The Wellesley College, United States has two main types of scholarships. One for applicants whose parents annual income is between $0 – $150,000 and those whose parents annual income in between $40,000 to $120,000.

All funding and scholarship considerations are done in the Student Financial Services (SFS), located in Schneider Center, a one-stop destination for both prospective and returning students of the College.

The SFS staff is here to assist students and their families in understanding the aid application process, parent and student loans, payment plans, student employment, and more. Whether or not you receive financial aid, we are here to help families figure out how to pay for college. We are confident that a Wellesley education is one of the best investments your family can make.

In 2014-2015, the Wellesley College awarded nearly $59 million in financial aid, and the average annual aid award was more than $42,000. They also assist families with parent loans and payment plans, whether or not their daughter receives financial aid. They will help families figure out the best plan for them.

To check out the scholarships and categories you fall into, visit the college website on www.wellesley.edu/sfs.

More scholarships for those intending to study in universities in the United States may be found via this link: http://jobquest.info/category/united-states-of-america/