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Fellowship Scholarship Grant Description Closing Date
Application form for Master’s Scholarships 2017 – 2018 The Embassy of France invites students who wish to continue their tertiary education at Masters Level in France to apply for its bursary programme for the academic year September 2017 – 2018.

This programme forms part of the commitment between France and South Africa to establish fruitful partnerships between their universities while building a vast network of academic and professional contacts.

Students can either apply for the first year of a Master’s degree (M1) or, if they have an honours degree, the university may admit the student into the second year of a Master’s degree (M2) in order to complete their degree after one year. The duration of the grant is therefore one year, once renewable should a student originally admitted in M1 continue with the M2 programme.

 

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24 March 2017
Community College Initiative (CCI) is a U. S. Department of State The Community College Initiative (CCI) is a U. S. Department of State exchange program for technical and vocational students from South Africa.  The CCI program provides participants with a non-degree, academic-year program at a U.S. community college designed to build participants’ technical skills in applied fields, enhance their leadership capabilities, and strengthen their English language proficiency.  Participants do not need to be current Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college or University of Technology students to apply, though they are welcome.  The program runs on the U.S. academic calendar (August to May).

Please go online for  more information: https://za.usembassy.gov/education-culture/educational-exchanges/university-students/

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Scholarship opportunities: 2016 to 2017

 

  • Central Queensland University Scholarships for International Students in Australia, 2017
  • 37 Brunel University Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2017
  • Tiso Foundation Tertiary Bursary Program for South Africans, 2017
  • International Scholarships for Doctoral Students at University of Bamberg in Germany, 2017
  • International PhD Scholarship at Deakin University in Australia, 2017
  • Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies Fellowships for International Applicants, 2017
  • University of Copenhagen PhD Scholarships at Department of Psychology in Denmark, 2017
  • 2017 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for International Applicants at Columbia University, USA
  • Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme, 2017
  • University of Basel Scholarships for International Students in Switzerland, 2017
  • Imperial College London President’s Fully-funded PhD Scholarships in UK, 2017-2018
  • Bournemouth University Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2017
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy Scholarships at Griffith University in Australia, 2017
  • 21 PhD Scholarships at University of Magdeburg in Germany, 2017
  • UCLA Math Undergraduate Merit Scholarships for US and International Applicants, 2017
  • IO-MBA Scholarships for Developing Countries at University of Geneva in Switzerland, 2017
  • AUSTRALIA AWARDS: SCHOLARSHIPS
  • International Graduate Scholarships for Women to Study in USA and Canada
  • BI Norwegian Business School International Scholarships in Norway, 2017
  • Chancellor’s International Scholarships for Postgraduate Students in UK, 2017
  • Swiss Government Scholarships for International Students, 2017/2018
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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:

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:

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

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

15 January 2017
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:

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

1 February

1 October

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 See document
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 See document
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) Opportunity to study at the network universities.More information See document
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)More information See document
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 See document
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 See document
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 KingdomCUT Contact: International Office N/A
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 N/A
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) N/A
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: 05 December 2016

 

 

 

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