Tag - Non-EU/EEA international students

Holland Scholarship for Non-EEA International Students

Nuffic Netherlands
Bachelors/Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 Feb/1 May 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Course starts 2017

Brief description:

The Holland Scholarship, financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s at one of the Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences  in Holland.

Host Institution(s):

Participating research universities and Participating universities of applies sciences

Level/Field(s) of Study:

Bachelor’s or Master’s Programme in eligible fields of study offered by the participating insitutions

Number of Awards:

Not specified

Target group:

International students from outside the EEA

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship amounts to €5,000.  Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship.  The grant is awarded for one year and can only be received once.

Eligibility:

• Your nationality is non-EEA.

• You are applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions.

• You meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice.  You can find these on the website of the institution.

• You have never before studied at an education institution in the Netherlands.

Application instructions:

You must apply for the Holland Scholarship directly to the participating institution of your choice.  The deadline for applications is either 1 February 2017 or 1 May 2017.

Further information about the application procedure and the specific deadlines is available on the website of the institution of your choice. It is important to visit the official website (link found below)for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.studyinholland.nl/scholarships/holland-scholarship

Vice-Chancellor’s International Postgraduate Scholarships at University of Southern Queensland

University of Southern Queensland
Postgraduate Coursework

Deadline: 11 Mar 2016 (annual)
Study in:  Australia
Course starts Sem 2, 2016

Brief description:

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) will offer one scholarship in Semester 2, 2016 to an outstanding international student intending to study a full-time postgraduate degree by coursework at the University.

Host Institution(s):

University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Level/Field of study:

Any full-time postgraduate degree by coursework taught on-campus at one of the USQ campuses

Number of Awards:

One

Target group:

International Students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarship will have a maximum value of $5,000.

Eligibility:

To be considered for a scholarship applicants must:

•  be an international student studying on-campus at Toowoomba, Springfield, Fraser Coast or Ipswich
•  be enrolling in a minimum of four study units
•  have an excellent Grade Point Average (GPA) – 80% or higher
•  be commencing study in the Semester indicated on their Letter of Offer – Semester 2, 2016
•  be commencing studies in a postgraduate coursework degree program.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

To apply for this scholarship, you must complete an International Student Application Form and the International Scholarship Application Form and supporting documents. Applications close at 5pm, 11 March 2016.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.  Applications forms can be downloaded at the official website.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.usq.edu.au/scholarships/usq/vice-chancellors-international-postgraduate

Utrecht Excellence Scholarships for International Students

Utrecht University
Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 Dec/1 Feb (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Course starts Sept 2017

Brief description:

The Utrecht Excellence Scholarship offers a number of outstanding prospective students the opportunity to pursue a Master’s degree in a selected number of fields at Utrecht University.

Host Institution(s):

Utrecht University, Netherlands

Level/Field of study:

Eligible International Master’s programmes offered by the University. Not all programmes participate, please check www.uu.nl/masters > master’s programme > Tuition fees and financial support to see if the Utrecht Excellence Scholarship is mentioned as a scholarship opportunity.

Number of Awards:

Approximately 20-25 scholarships are available.

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA International Students

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

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.

The scholarship is awarded for the duration of the degree programme, which is one or two years, depending on the degree programme. The scholarship will only be renewed for the second year if the student is making satisfactory progress towards the degree.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for an 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 your secondary school and/or Bachelor degree outside the Netherlands
  • •  Have applied for an international master’s programme with a start date of 1 September 2017.

Application instructions:

Your application for a scholarship will only be processed if you have submitted an application for a Master’s programme as well.   After submitting an application for the Master’s programme, non-EU/EEA students will have the option to submit an application for an Utrecht Excellence Scholarship.

Prospective students who wish to be considered for the scholarship must apply before 1 February. Please note that in some cases you may need to apply before 1 December; check the ‘When to apply’ section under Admission and application of your master’s programme.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.uu.nl/masters/en/general-information/international-students/financial-matters/grants-and-scholarships/utrecht-excellence-scholarships

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Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LexS)

  • ULeiden University
    Masters Degree

Deadline: 1 Feb/1 Oct 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Netherlands
Next course starts Sept 2017/Feb 2018

Brief description:

The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship Programme (LExS) is open to outstanding  Non-EU/EEA students enrolling in a master’s degree programme at Leiden University starting September 2017 or February 2018.

Host Institution(s):

Leiden University, The Netherlands.

Level/Field of study:

All MA, MSc and LL.M programmes as mentioned on the website Master’s programmes in Leiden. Please note that some programmes have a start date in September only

Number of Awards:

The number and type of award of the scholarship depends on the budget available for each Faculty department.

Target group:

Non-EU/EEA international students

Scholarship value/duration:

The Leiden University Excellence Scholarship programme has 3 awards:

•  € 10.000 of the tuition fee
•  € 15.000 of the tuition fee
• Total tuition fee minus the statutory tuition fee

The LExS is only valid for the period the student is registered at Leiden University as a full time student within the time frame of the study programme.

Eligibility:

•  Non-EU/EEA students enrolling in a Leiden University master’s degree programme starting September 2017 or February 2018

•  In his or her prior academic education abroad, the applicant must have achieved excellent study results which are relevant for the programme for which the student wishes to enrol. As an indication, the student will be among the top 10% for the relevant programme followed abroad.

•  The applicant will hold a non-EU/EEA passport and will not be eligible for support under the Dutch system of study grants and loans.

•  Scholarships will not be awarded to applicants who have already obtained a Leiden University master’s degree with the exception of students applying for a Master programme for which a specified previous Master programme or work experience is mandatory (the LLM advanced masters qualify as such).

•  Students who are granted a Leiden Excellence Scholarship must comply with and confirm in writing their agreement with the Rules and Regulations attached to the scholarship prior to the granting of the scholarship.

Application instructions:

You must first apply for admissions to Leiden University online. In your application, you must indicate clearly that you would like to apply for the LExS scholarship and upload your letter of motivation for the LExS scholarship on the scholarship page. For all programmes starting in September 2017, the deadline is 1 February 2017 (except for Law programmes which has the deadline of 1 March 2017). For programmes starting in February 2018, the deadline is 1 October 2017.

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

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://prospectivestudents.leiden.edu/scholarships/scholarship/lexs.html