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Fellowship | Scholarships | Grants

Fellowship
Scholarship
Grant
Description Closing Date
Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program for Developing Countries in USA

 

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides 10 months of professional enrichment and non-degree graduate-level study in the United States for accomplished mid-level professionals from designated countries .Fellows are nominated by U.S. Embassies or Fulbright Commissions based on their potential for leadership and a demonstrated commitment to public service. The fellows are placed in groups by the professional field at selected U.S. universities offering specially designed programs of study and training.

Courses:  Non-degree program

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: Deadline for applicants varies by country

Read more: https://www.humphreyfellowship.org/

 

Deadline for applicants varies by country
NFP Developing Countries Undergraduate, Masters, PhD and Short Courses Fellowships 2017 The Netherlands Fellowship PROGRAMMES (NFP) promote capacity building within organizations in 51 countries by providing fellowships for training and education for professionals. The NFP offers fellowships for qualified Master studies, PhD studies, or short courses offered at participating Dutch Universities.

Courses:  Master’s Program/ PhD program

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: Deadline varies depending on the course and the University.

 

Read more:https://www.studyinholland.nl/scholarships/highlighted-scholarships/netherlands-fellowship-programmes

Deadline varies depending on the course and the University.

 

MSFS Scholarship for Sub-Saharan African Students in USA, 2017

 

Georgetown University is offering full tuition scholarship for sub-Saharan African students to pursue master program (Master of Science in Foreign Service). Students will take courses in international relations, international trade, international finance, statistics and analytical tools, and history. In addition, students choose an area of concentration such as Global Politics and Security, International Development, or Global Business and Finance.

Courses:  Pursuing master program (Master of Science in Foreign Service)

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: January 15, 2017

 

Read more: https://msfs.georgetown.edu/msfs-continues-Africa-scholarship

15 January 2016
Full or Partial Scholarships for International Applicants in Netherlands, 2017 TU Delft University of Technology is offering excellence scholarships for international applicants. These scholarships are available to pursue MSc program for the academic year 2017-2018.

TU Delft’s mission is to make a significant contribution towards a sustainable society for the twenty-first century by conducting ground-breaking scientific and technological research which is acknowledged as world-class, by training scientists and engineers with a genuine commitment to society and by helping to translate knowledge into technological innovations and activity with both economic and social value.

Courses:  Pursuing MSc programs

Eligibility: International Students

Application deadline: 1 December2016

Read more: http://www.tudelft.nl/en/study/studying-at-the-tu-delft/finances/scholarships-awards/tu-delft-excellence-scholarships/

1 December 2016
Science International Scholarships for Undergraduate or Postgraduate Programs, 2017 The University of Queensland is inviting applications for international scholarships in Science for the academic year 2017– 2018. Scholarships are available for outstanding international students in undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs at UQ.

The University of Queensland, UQ, is an Australian research university primarily located in Queensland’s capital city, Brisbane. UQ is a sandstone university consistently ranked among the top in all international university rankings.

Courses:  Undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs.

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: 1 December2016

Read more: https://scholarships.uq.edu.au/scholarship/science-international-scholarships

 

1 December 2016
Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe Scholarship Program, 2016/2017 Applications are invited for Yamaha Scholarships for the year 2016/2017 academic year. Students of any nationality are eligible to apply for these scholarships. The purpose of this foundation is to stimulate interest in the playing and enjoyment of music amongst people from all over the world .Yamaha, one of the world‘s largest manufacturers of musical instruments, established the Yamaha Music Foundation (YMF) in Tokyo in 1966. The Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe (YMFE) is a European non-profit making charity that – above all – is dedicated to supporting talented music students in Europe.

Courses:  Full-time music students.

Eligibility: Students of any nationality

Application deadline: November 30th 2016.

Read more: http://europe.yamaha.com/en/music_education/ymfe/scholarship/

30 November 2016
Einstein International Postdoctoral Fellowship in Germany, 2017

 

Applications are invited for Einstein postdoctoral fellowship available for young researcher from abroad for conducting science research project at one of the respective Berlin universities or Charity.  International applicants are eligible for this fellowship.

The PROGRAMME offers high-achieving young researchers in Berlin, who already have a source of funding, the chance to include a postdoctoral researcher from abroad in their junior research group and to obtain additional support for material resources .The PROGRAMME also seeks to attract international postdoctoral researchers to Berlin by offering them the opportunity to work in the city for up to five years.

Courses:  Postdoctoral researcher to work in Berlin for up to five years.

Eligibility: International applicants 

Application deadline: 28 November 2016

 

Read more http://www.einsteinfoundation.de/en/funding.html

28 November 2016
25 PhD Positions in Astrophysics at Ludwig Maximillian’s University Munich in Germany, 2017 The International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics at the Ludwig Maximillian’s University Munich is offering about 25 PhD positions for research topics in various fields of astrophysics. PhD Positions are open for international students .The Max Planck Society has about 80 scientific institutes spread all over Germany focusing on numerous research fields ranging from physics, biology to medicine, from social sciences to humanities. All institutes are independent of each other with their own board of directors and administration

Courses:  Pursuing PhD program

Eligibility: Students from all countries

Application deadline: September 1st, 2017 is November 15, 2016

 

Read more: http://www.imprs-astro.mpg.de/

15 November 2016
Transform Together Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2017

 

Sheffield Halim University is pleased to offer Transform Together Scholarships for international students entering the program in January 2017. Applicants must be applying to start a new full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree program in any subjects at Sheffield Halim University.

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

Courses:  Pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: 1 November2016


Read more: https://www.shu.ac.uk/?sc_itemid=CC2E6E96-9EB7-4CBD-9B67-1419FBED4CDC

1 November 2016
2017 Dean’s Excellence in Science PhD Scholarships for International Applicants, Australia

 

The Faculty of Science is offering a limited number of prestigious postgraduate research scholarships to academically outstanding international and domestic students wishing to undertake a research doctorate degree (Ph.D.) in the Faculty of Science. The scholarship package is awarded for three years, subject to satisfactory progress, with a possible extension of up to six months .The aim of the scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality.

Courses:  Ph.D. degree program

Eligibility: Australian and international applicants

Application deadline: Domestic applications open 1 August and close 31 October 2016.
Read more:  http://www.science.uwa.edu.au/future-students/scholarships/deans-excellence

31 October 2016
Max Weber Fellowships for International Fellows in Italy, 2017 Max Weber Program (MWP) offers international fellowships of 1 and 2 years in the social sciences and humanities. The Max Weber Program (MWP) is a postdoctoral training program for junior post-docs who want to advance in their research and academic training. Up to 50-55 Max Weber fellowships are awarded annually.

The aim of the Max Weber Program is to provide the Fellows with the experience of membership of a vibrant academic community, to which they make a central contribution.

Courses:  Postdoctoral training program research and academic training

Eligibility: Candidates of all nationalities

Application deadline: 25 October 2016

 

Read more: http://www.eui.eu/ServicesAndAdmin/AcademicService/Fellowships/MaxWeberFellowships/Index.aspx

25 October 2016
Vest Scholarships for International Engineering Students in USA, 2017-2018

 

Applications are invited for Vest Scholarships available for international graduate students to work and study at one of nine US universities. These Vest Scholarships offer applicants the opportunity to spend a year at a leading US engineering school pursuing research to address one of the 14 NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering.

The goals of the Vest Scholarships are to provide a platform to exchange ideas, share problem-solving skills and strengthen international relationships in order to advance progress in some of the most critical global challenges in the twenty-first century

Courses:  Graduate students for carrying out research at one of nine US universities.

Eligibility: International applicants

Application deadline: October 15, 2016

 

Read more http://vestscholars.org/program-summary

 

15 October 2016
Deakin University Scholarships for International Students in Australia, 2017

 

Applications are invited for Dakin University Scholarships for the academic year 2017-2018.  These scholarships are open for international students to pursue an undergraduate and postgraduate program .Dakin University is committed to providing international students with opportunities to obtain financial support for their study program through a wide range of scholarships and bursaries Dakin University is a university with approximately 50,644 higher education students in 2014. Established in 1974, the University was named after the leader of the Australian federation movement and the nation’s second Prime Minister, Alfred Dakin

Courses:  Pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate program.

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: 30 October 2016.

 

Read more: http://www.deakin.edu.au/courses/scholarships

30 October 2016
International Postdoctoral Fellowships at STFC in UK, 2017

 

Science and Technology Facilities Council is inviting applications for Rutherford International Fellowship Program. The fellowship program will support up to 36 post-doctoral researchers to work within Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) departments and facilities, as well as the Diamond Light Source. The Program is designed to attract the highest-quality researchers who will be able to take advantage of the world-class facilities and departments within STFC.

Courses: Postdoctoral research program.

Eligibility: UK and international applicants

Application deadline:  14 October 2016

Read more: http://www.stfc.ac.uk/funding/fellowships/rutherford-international-fellowship-programme/

14 October 2016
BPP University Scholarship for Undergraduate or Postgraduate Students in UK, 2017 Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship is made available for international students at the BPP University. This will be awarded to a student who has applied to study an undergraduate or postgraduate BPP University program.

University’s aim is to make the learning experience rewarding and enjoyable for all students; they liaise with Faculty and service areas to ensure that Equality & Diversity is at the heart of everything they do .BPP University is an independent university specializing in law, business, finance, accountancy, banking, chiropractic, dentistry, nursing, psychology or health care. BPP University’s aims are to promote excellence in professional education by being forward-thinking, progressive and innovative, to bridge the gap between education and professional practice, to inspire and challenge tomorrow’s business and professional people in a supportive learning environment

Courses: Undergraduate or postgraduate

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: January intake (one available): Closing date for applications is 1 October

May intake (one available): Closing date for applications is 1 February

Read more: http://www.bpp.com/bpp-university/scholarships/vice-chancellor

1 February

1 October

Woodrow Wilson Center Fellowships for International Scholars in USA, 2017-2018

 

Applications are invited for Woodrow Wilson Center Fellowships from scholars, practitioners, journalists and public intellectuals to take part in this flagship international Fellowship Program .The Center tries to ensure that the fellowship award when combined with the recipient’s other sources of income (e.g. other grants and sabbatical allowances), approximates an individual’s current level of income .The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars aims to unite the world of ideas to the world of policy by supporting pre-eminent scholarship and linking that scholarship to issues of concern to officials in Washington.

Courses: Masters and PHD

Eligibility: Citizens or permanent residents from any country

Application deadline: 1 October 2016

 

Read more: https://www.wilsoncenter.org/fellowship-application

1 October 2016
Scholars Awards for International Students at University of Sydney in Australia, 2017

 

The University of Sydney is inviting applications for the 2017 Sydney Scholars Awards. These awards are open for international and Australian students (including New Zealand).Sydney Scholars Awards also supports students with excellent academic ability who have faced significant challenges, such as financial, medical or disability issues, have refugee status or live in a rural area .The University of Sydney is an Australian public research university in Sydney, Australia. Founded in 1850, it is Australia’s first university and is regarded as one of the country’s leading universities to be eligible you will need to apply for a Sydney Scholars Award on hardship grounds.

Courses: Pursuing the undergraduate degree and combined degrees.

Eligibility: International and Australian students (including New Zealand).

Application deadline: 30 September 2016.

 

Read more: http://sydney.edu.au/scholarships/prospective/sydney_scholars_program.shtml

30 September 2016
Undergraduate Scholarships at Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada, 2016-2017 The Wilfred Laurier University of Canada is offering scholarships for undergraduate studies for the academic year 2016-2017. These scholarships are open all students including all full and part time students, international students, and out of province students .The Wilfred Laurier University’s main objective is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.

Courses:  Pursuing undergraduate program.

Eligibility:  Both Canadian and international students

Application deadline: September 29, 2016.

 

Read more:  https://legacy.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2548&p=22318

29 September 2016
Radcliffe Institute Fellowships at Harvard University in USA, 2017-2018 Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study of the Harvard University is offering international fellowships for scholars, scientists, artists and writers who wish to pursue advanced work in academic and professional fields and creative arts. The fellowship includes stipends, up to $75,000 for one year with additional funds for project expenses. Women and men from across the United States and throughout the world, including developing countries are encouraged to apply.

Courses: Scientists, artists and writers who wish to pursue advanced work in academic and professional fields and in the creative arts.

Eligibility: International applicants from Developing countries

Application deadline: The deadline for individual applications in the creative arts, humanities, and social sciences is September 15, 2016.

  • For applications in the natural sciences and mathematics, the deadline is October 6, 2016.

 

Read more: https://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/fellowship-program/how-apply

15 September 2016
NPIHP South Africa Nuclear History Fellowship for International Applicants, 2017 Applications are invited for South Africa Nuclear History Fellowship for scholars and researchers to conduct research on themes pertaining to the nuclear history of South Africa. Citizens or permanent residents from any country are eligible to apply for this fellowship program .The fellowship is supported by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. NPIHP is part of the Wilson Center’s History and Public Policy Program .The Nuclear Proliferation International History Project is a global network of individuals and institutions engaged in the study of international nuclear history through archival documents, oral history interviews and other empirical sources.

Courses: Ph.D. program

Eligibility: Citizens or permanent residents of any country.

Application deadline: September 19, 2016

Read more: https://www.wilsoncenter.org/opportunity/south-africa-nuclear-history-fellowship-2016

19 September 2016
Gini Foundation Grants for Foreign Students in Italy, 2016-2017 Gini Foundation is awarding grants for foreign students for a period of at least six months. Grants are assigned to study and/or specialization at departments of the University of Pad ova in the scientific fields of Agriculture, Engineering or Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences .The aim of the Gini Foundation grants is to enable and encourage academically able Foreign Students .The University of Padua is a premier Italian university located in the city of Padua, Italy. The University of Padua was founded in 1222 as a school of law and was one of the most prominent universities in early modern Europe.

Courses: Master’s Degree

Eligibility: International students

Application deadline: September 15, 2016

Read more: http://www.unipd.it/en/tuition-fees-scholarships-tax-relief-schemes

15 September 2016
VINNMER Marie Curie Incoming Fellowships in Sweden, 2016-2017 VINNOVA is pleased to offer 100 Marie Curie Incoming Fellowships. Fellowships are available for undertaking a research project within the Mobility for Growth program in Sweden.

The purpose of this call is to support experienced researcher careers through mobility and international collaborations. VINNOVA is the Swedish innovation agency. VINNOVA will strengthen Sweden’s innovation capacity for sustainable growth and social benefit.

Courses: Undertaking a research project.

Eligibility: Experienced researchers of all nationalities

Application deadline: 13 September 2016.

 

Read more: http://scholarship-positions.com

13 September 2016
Joint Projects in Bio-economy and Resource Management South Africa and Germany have a long-lasting bilateral partnership in science and technology. The first call for joint research projects was launched in 2007, with simultaneous announcements of calls since 2009. In 2013, BMBF requested an assessment of this bilateral cooperation. The positive outcomes of this assessment have led to the launch of this renewed joint call.

More information

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Embassy of France in South Africa PhD Grants 2016 The French Embassy scholarship programme offers grants to facilitate international academic and scientific mobility for South African and non-South African researchers towards French institutions of higher education.

The programme offers the opportunity for doctoral students to integrate into establishments in France for specified periods of time in order to participate in collaborative research as part of their doctoral research project.

More information

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Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) Opportunity to study at the network universities.

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Subjects for projects/final thesis for incoming students at HSU – Fall 2016 Practical Training or Bachelor Thesis or Master Thesis (level will be adopted to the goal)

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Swedish Institute Study Scholarships The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS) is open to highly qualified students who are citizens of countries on the OECD/DAC list and who will study full-time for a master’s degree in Sweden. The scholarships cover living costs, tuition fees, a travel grant and insurance. An estimated 300 scholarships will be available. Out of these, 10 scholarships are assigned to South African citizens.

The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships

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Switzerland 3 Month CAS-Research Program consists of the participation at the 22 days Summer Academy, preparation of the research paper (Maximum 5 pages) and visit the relevant 4-5 Swiss Institutes in different Kantons) till the 14 May, 2016.

International Summer Academies and 3 Month CAS-Research Program

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International student PGT scholarships at Plymouth University in the United Kingdom Plymouth University is inviting applications for international student PGT Scholarships for entry in September 2015. Scholarships are open for graduates from all non-EU countries. Scholarships are available for pursuing a postgraduate programme at Plymouth University in the UK. A total of 100 awards are available, and each award has a value of £1,500.For more information, International student PGT scholarships at Plymouth University in the United Kingdom

CUT Contact: International Office

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EMSD: European Master in System Dynamics Two-year international Master’s programme, the European Master in System Dynamics EMSDGet ready for a career in analyzing complex dynamics systems, designing robust policies, helping decision makers make better decisions and initiating strategic change in organizations. If you want to solve real world problems in an international setting, EMSD is the programme for you.

For more information, EMSD: European Master in System Dynamics

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Planet Europe (European Masters Programme) Graduates will obtain an internationally recognized double degree (MSc). Depending on the specialisation you choose.A joint European Masters Programme on European Spatial Planning, Environmental Policies and Regional Development.

For more information, Planet Europe (Erasmus Mundus European Masters Programme)

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Fulbright U.S. Specialist Program The Fulbright U.S. Specialist Program allows for short, 2-6 weeks projects whereby South African institutions host U.S. specialists for a targeted program. There is a degree of cost-share involved. Project activities focus on the strengthening and development needs of higher education institutions and do not fund personal research.Eligibility Criteria

  • Teacher training,
  • Short-term lecturing,
  • Conducting seminars,
  • Special conferences or workshops,
  • Collaborating on curriculum planning,
  • Institutional and/or faculty development.

This program might be ideal for faculties or departments that are currently re-circulating or interested in re-circulating.

More information on this program is also available at: http://southafrica.usembassy.gov/senior_specialists.html

OR http://www.cies.org/program/fulbright-specialist-program

CUT Contact: International Office

Applications open on 1 October

 

Updated: 6 September 2016

 

 

 

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