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World Citizen Talent Scholarship for International Students

The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 31 Mar 2017 (annual)
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2017

Brief description:

Each year, 54 (one-time) scholarships each worth EUR 5,000 are available to prospective bachelor’s or master’s degree students. The University is seeking young, intelligent, talented and ambitious people who view themselves as citizens of the world.

Host Institution(s):

The Hague University of Applied Sciences

Field(s) of study:

Eligible Bachelor’s or Masters Programme offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

54 scholarships are available

Target group:

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

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Each scholarship is worth € 5,000.

Eligibility:

You are eligible for a World Citizen Talent Scholarship if you:

• Come from outside the European Union (and not from Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Surinam).

• Are enrolling for the first time at The Hague University of Applied Sciences.

• Will have to pay the full institutional tuition fee rate.

• Have never applied for this scholarship before.

• Have not applied for the Holland Scholarship.

• Have been provisionally accepted as a student (also-called offer of student position) on or before 1 May 2017.

Application instructions:

To apply for the scholarship, you must first apply to the Bachelor or Master programme of your choice and write an essay following the essay guidelines. Submit your essay by completing the scholarship application form between 1 November 2016-31 March 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  https://www.thehagueuniversity.com/study-choice/admissions-and-finances/financing-your-bachelor-study/scholarships/world-citizen-talent-scholarship

International Ambassador Scholarships at University of West London

University of West London
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 16 July 2017 (annual)
Study in: London, UK
Course starts Sept 2017

Brief description:

The International Ambassador Scholarship recognises and provides financial support for outstanding students who wish to act as ambassadors for the University of West London.

Host Institution(s):

University of West London, UK

Field(s) of study:

Any full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University of West London

Number of Scholarships:

Up to 50 scholarships

Target group:

Non-EU International Students

Scholarship value/duration:

Scholarships are worth up to £5,000.  The scholarship provides a discount against the cost of tuition for the first year of study only.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be:

• A self-funded overseas full fee-paying paying student (please note: EU applicants are not eligible).

• An offer holder for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at UWL, to commence study in September 2017.

The International Ambassador Scholarship will be awarded on a competitive basis to candidates who demonstrate enthusiasm and the ability to be an excellent international student ambassador.

Application instructions:

To be considered for the scholarship, you must have been offered a place to study on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University of West London, commencing in September 2017.

To apply, you must complete the scholarship application form and submit no later than 5pm GMT on 16 July 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.uwl.ac.uk/international/fees_and_scholarships/International_Ambassador_Scholarships.jsp

Bristol University International Office Scholarships

University of Bristol
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 9 June 2017 (annual)
Study in: UK
Course starts  September 2017

Brief description:

For 2017 entry, The University of Bristol is offering six International Office Scholarships for prospective undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Host Institution(s):

University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Field of study:

Any full-time Undergraduate or Postgraduate programme offered at the University

Target group:

International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarships will be awarded as a one off tuition fee reduction:

• 1st place – 1 scholarship of £12,000

• 2nd place – 2 scholarships of £10,000

• 3rd place – 3 scholarships of £8,000

Eligibility:

Eligible students:

•  All applicants must be classed as overseas students for fee purposes.
All applicants must already hold an offer of a place on a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate programme at the University of Bristol.
•  Applicants may be from any discipline.
•  Sponsored students and students in receipt of another scholarship/award over £3000 are not eligible to apply.
•  Current University of Bristol students are not eligible to apply.

Application instructions:

Submit a video (.mov, .mp4, .m4v, .wmv, .flv) of no more than 1 minute showcasing what community means to you. The university will be judging videos primarily on content and secondarily on aesthetics. Please submit your video to the International Office of Bristol by email. For identification purposes, please include your application/UCAS number in the body of the email.  The deadline for applications is Friday, 09 June 2017 (17:00 UK time).

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.bristol.ac.uk/fees-funding/awards/international/

Transform Together Scholarships for International and European Union (non-UK) Students

Sheffield Hallam University
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 31 May 2017 (annual)
Study in: Sheffield, UK
Course starts Sept 2017

Brief description:

Transform Together scholarships are open to international students and European Union (non-UK) students applying to a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate taught course at Sheffield Hallam University in the 2017/18 academic year.

Host Institution(s):

Sheffield Hallam University in UK

Field(s) of study:

All full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses offered at the University.

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

International and European Union (non-UK) students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

Half fee waiver (50%) is available for postgraduate courses and for each year of an undergraduate degree.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for one of these scholarships, you must:

• be an international or a European Union (non-UK) fee paying student

•  postgraduate only – have achieved a minimum 2.1 or equivalent in your honours degree and must meet the English and academic entry requirements for your course. Please attach your transcripts to your scholarship application

•  undergraduate only – have achieved or exceeded the English and academic entry requirements for the course

•   have an offer for a full-time taught undergraduate or postgraduate course at Sheffield Hallam University.

•  be self-funding your studies

•  be able to pay any additional fees your course may require, for example field trips

Application instructions:

To apply for a Transform Together Scholarship, you must have received an offer for a full-time taught course at Sheffield Hallam University for the relevant year.  If you have not yet applied for a course, please visit the online prospectus to find a course and apply. Once you’ve received an offer for a course, you must complete and submit the scholarship application form with transcripts by 31 May 2017 for September 2017 start.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to download the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:   www.shu.ac.uk/transformtogether

Monash International Merit Scholarships

Monash University
Bachelor/Masters Degree

Deadline: 15 Mar/15 Apr/15 May
Study in: Australia
Course starts Semester 2, 2017

Brief description:

Monash University is offering a number of scholarship programs including the Monash University International Merit Scholarships for outstanding international students who wish to pursue an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Monash University.

Host Institution(s):

Monash University in Australia

Field(s) of study:

Any eligible full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) program offered at the University

Target group:

International students from all countries. Countries with strategic priorities for Monash will be given preference.

Number of Scholarships:

31 scholarships will be available

Scholarship value/inclusions:

$10,000 for a full time study load (48 credit points) paid per year until the minimum number of points for your degree are completed.

Eligibility:

• International student
• Commencing students with a full Monash course offer or continuing students that have completed a minimum of 2 semesters*
• Undertaking a full time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia

Application instructions:

Before applying for this scholarship, you must have received a full Monash course offer with no conditions. You must submit a separate application form for this scholarship by the deadline. The next deadlines are 15 March/15 April/15 May 2017 for Semester 2, 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.monash.edu.au/study/scholarships/international/international-merit.html

Macquarie Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarships

Macquarie University
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 30 June 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Australia
Next course starts July 2017

Brief description:

The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for outstanding students to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Macquarie University North Ryde campus.

Host Institution(s):

Macquarie University North Ryde Campus in Australia

Levels/Fields of study:

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes in priority areas: Engineering, Environment, Human Science, Media, Linguistics, and Education

Number of Awards:

Not specified

Target group:

International students from a country other than ASEAN, a European country, Mongolia, Australia or New Zealand

Scholarship value/duration/inclusions:

The scholarship amount is varied up to AUD$10,000  and will be applied towards your tuition fee.  It is not renewable.

The scholarships DO NOT provide financial support in the form of a living allowance, nor does it provide for the cost of visa application, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), airfares, accommodation, conferences or other costs associated with study.

Eligibility:

Applicants must:

• Have citizenship of a country other than ASEAN, a European country, Mongolia, Australia or New Zealand.

• Have met the University’s academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship (must hold a full offer of admission for North Ryde by the application deadline).

• Have achieved a minimum GPA of 5.0 out of 7.0 for Postgraduate applications and minimum requirement of an ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for Undergraduate applications.

• Have applied for a program that is longer than one Session in duration.

• Commence study in session and year indicated in the scholarship offer letter.

• Have applied for a course which has a full-time study load.

• Commence study in the semester and year indicated in their offer of Scholarship. Commencement may not be deferred.

See the full eligibility criteria at the official website.

Application instructions:

Applicants must complete an online course application form and an online scholarship application form.  A Macquarie University Student Number (which you will receive once your course application has been processed) is compulsory to submit the online scholarship application form.  The next application deadline is 30 June for Session 2 intake (July).

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application forms and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/details/vcis

La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students

La Trobe University
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 9 Sept/11 Nov/6 Jan (annual)
Study in: Australia
Next course starts Semester 1, 2017

Brief description:

La Trobe’s Academic Excellence Scholarships (AES) are targeted towards high achieving international students from all countries across all of La Trobe’s undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs.

Host Institution(s):

La Trobe University, Australia

Level/Field(s) of study:

Any full-time undergraduate or postgraduate coursework offered by the University

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified

Target group:

International students from any country except New Zealand

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship is worth between $10,000 and $20,000 and goes towards tuition fees. The scholarships are paid across a maximum of two semesters (or 12 months).

If you receive this scholarship, you still need to pay for any difference in fees for your first two semesters, fees for the rest of your course, and your Overseas Student Health Cover. To continue receiving your scholarship into your second semester, you must maintain a C grade average.

Eligibility:

You must be a citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand and be applying to start an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program. You must also have scored 85% or equivalent in your previous degree/award, and meet our English language and academic entry requirements. You are not eligible if you are starting a Higher Degree by Research, exchange program, Study Abroad program, ELICOS and Foundation Studies program, or Diploma course.

Application instructions:

You can only apply for this scholarship if you have an offer to study in an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program program at La Trobe University. After you receive your offer, you must complete the scholarship application form and submit it to La Trobe International by the application deadline.

The general deadline for Semester 2, 2016 was 6 May 2016. There are three closing dates for Semester 1, 2017 – 9 September 2016, 11 November  2016 and 6 January 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/study/costs/international

UC International First Year Undergraduate Scholarships

University of Canterbury
Bachelors Degree

Deadline: 15 Aug 2017 (annual)
Study in: New Zealand
Course starts 2018

Brief description:

The University of Canterbury offers the UC International First Year Scholarship to top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University.

Host Institution(s):

University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Level/Field(s) of study:

Eligible Bachelors Degree Programme offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

Up to 25 scholarships may be awarded.

Target group:

International students from any country except New Zealand and Australia

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. The duration is for one year.

Eligibility:

Eligible candidates must be full-fee-paying international students and may not be citizens of New Zealand or Australia, or holders of New Zealand residence class visas. They must be completing, or have completed on or after 1 January of the year before the year of application, a University Entrance-level qualification that permits entry into a University of Canterbury undergraduate degree programme.

Candidates must have applied for admission to the University by 15 August in the year prior to their intended first year of enrolment at the University.

Application instructions:

Applications open around mid-June 2017.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date. Deadline is 15 August 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/scholarshipsearch/ScholarshipDetails.aspx?ScholarshipID=6935.1480

Melbourne International Undergraduate Scholarships

University of Melbourne
Bachelors Degree

Deadline: Nov-Jan/Apr-May (annual)
Study in:  Australia
Next course starts 2017

Brief description:

The International Undergraduate Scholarships were established by the University of Melbourne in recognition of the significant contribution made by international students to the diversity of the University’s student population.

Host Institution(s):

University of Melbourne, Australia

Field of study:

Any undergraduate degree offered at University of Melbourne

Number of Awards:

The University usually awards 50 scholarships per year.

Target group:

International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The International Undergraduate scholarship provides one of the following benefits:

• a one off $10,000 fee remission from tuition fees in the first year of an undergraduate degree; or

• a 50% remission from tuition fees for the normal full-time duration of an undergraduate degree; or

• a 100% remission from tuition fees for the normal full-time duration of an undergraduate degree.

Eligibility:

To be considered for a fee remission scholarship you must:

• be a citizen of a country other than Australia and New Zealand and not a permanent resident of Australia;

•  have received an unconditional offer for an undergraduate course;

•  have achieved excellent final year school results, such as:

    • – 4 A-grades in the GCE A Levels
    • – an ATAR of 99.9 in the Australian Year 12 program,
    • – overall 98% in an approved Foundation program
    • – an International Baccalaureate (IB) score of 44;

• not have  previously undertaken any tertiary studies (excluding extension studies completed as part of a year 12 program);

Application instructions:

You do not need to submit an application for this scholarship. All eligible students who have received an unconditional offer for admission to an undergraduate degree will automatically be considered.  

There are five selection rounds with a designated number of scholarships available for each round:

  • • November, December and January for students starting in Semester 1 or 2
  • • April and May for students starting in Semester 2

It is important to visit the official website to access the application form for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website: https://studenteforms.app.unimelb.edu.au/apex/f?p=153:2:0:::2:P2_ID:283

WMF Empowerment Through Education Scholarships for Developing Country Students

Wells Mountain Foundation
Bachelor’s Degree

Deadline: 1 April 2017 (annual)
Study in: any developing country
Course starts 2017

Brief description:

The Wells Mountain Foundation, through the Empowerment Through Education (ETE) program, provides undergraduate scholarships to developing country nationals to study in their home country or a neighboring country.

The Foundation believes in the power and importance of community service; therefore, all scholarship participants are required to volunteer for a minimum of 100 hours a year.

Host Institution(s):

Your choice of institution in your home country or in another developing country

Level/Field(s) of study:

Bachelor’s Degree in any field of study but applications are encouraged from those interested in pursuing degrees that will best help their local communities – medicine & health sciences, community development, law, education, social work, business, information technology, agriculture and engineering.

Number of Scholarships:

About 10-30 scholarships per year.

Target group:

Citizens of developing countries

Scholarship value/duration:

ETE scholarships range from $300 USD to $3000 USD annually and are provided throughout the undergraduate education of the recipient. The average scholarship amount is $1400. Scholarships may be used for tuition and fees, books and materials, and room rent.

Eligibility:

WMF’s ideal candidate is a student, male or female, from a country in the developing world, who:

• Successfully completed a secondary education, with good  to excellent grades
• Will be studying in their country or another country in the developing world
• Plans to live and work in their own country after they graduate
• Has volunteered prior to applying for this scholarship and/or is willing to volunteer while  receiving the WMF scholarship
• May have some other funds available for their education, but will not be able to go to school without a scholarship

Application instructions:

To apply for the Empowerment Through Education (ETE) program, you must submit a complete application via the online scholarship application portal (preferred method) or via postal mail to the Foundation’s office. The 2017 Empowerment Through Education online application will be available from 1 December 2016 to 1 April 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.wellsmountainfoundation.org/our-programs/scholarships/