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Friday, 9 February 2018

Study In Holland: Holland Scholarships For International Students - 2018

Study In Holland: Holland Scholarships For International Students - 2018
Are you an International Student? Are you looking to acquire a degree program in Holland?
The Netherlands Government through the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science as well as several Dutch research universities and universities of applied sciences is providing the Hollanf Scholarships to International students who are willing to undergo a Bachelor or Masters degree program in Holland
Application Deadline:

  • 1st February 2018

  • 1st May 2018.
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: international students 
To be taken at (country): Netherlands research universities and universities of applied sciences
Type: full-time Bachelors, Masters.
Number Of Scholarships: not specified
Value Of Scholarship: The scholarship amounts to €5,000.
Eligibility: 

  • Applicants must be International students

  • Applicants must be applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions

  • Applicants must have excellent academic records

  • Applicants must not have a degree from an education facility in the Netherlands.
How To Apply: Find your programme in the overview of participating research universities or in the overview of participating universities of applied sciences. You will find detailed information about the application procedure and deadlines in the links provided in both lists. 
Visit The Official Website For More Information
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Friday, 2 February 2018

Dr John Birch Music Scholarship for Nigerian Students: University of Sussex (UK) 2018 – 2019

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER

The University of Sussex was founded in 1960 and in 1961, received its Royal Charter. The University currently has more than 14 000 students (undergraduate and postgraduate) and over 2 000 employees.
The University has 12 schools including, the School of:
  • Engineering and Informatics
  • Business, Management and Economics
  • Law, Politics and Sociology
  • Education and Social Work
  • Mathematical and Physical Sciences
  • History, Art History and Philosophy
  • Life Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Media, Film and Music
  • English
  • Global Studies
  • Medical School


  • ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
The Dr John Birch Music Scholarship was founded by the University of Sussex, in memory of the late organist and music lecturer, Dr John Birch. The scholarship aims to support talented musicians to develop their skills and perform while studying at the University.
There will be 4 scholarships awarded, to the value of £800 (approximately 300,000 Nigerian Naira) for 1 year of study – the scholarship award will be paid in 2 equal installments of £400.
Students will be assessed and ranked according to how you your intend on developing your music career whilst studying at the University of Sussex.

FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED

Undergraduate, Postgraduate (taught/ research)
Any field 

ELIGIBILITY

Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
  • International student/ UK or European student
  • Auditioned at the University of Sussex
  • Achieved a level of Grade 8 (or equivalent) in your chosen instrument
  • Received and accepted an offer from the University of Sussex to study towards a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course (does NOT have to be studying a Music degree) OR currently registered to study at the University 

HOW TO APPLY

If you are eligible and would like to apply, please download the Dr John Birch Music Scholarships Application Form (.doc)
You will be required to submit a personal statement along with your application form. Your personal statement must discuss how you intend on developing your music career whilst studying at the University of Sussex (maximum 500 words).
Completed application forms must be submitted in either of the following ways:
Email: [email protected]
Post/ Mail: Mary Connolly FRSA, Development and Alumni Relations Office, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Brighton, BN1 9RH

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Here are a few important dates to remember (besides the application closing date on 19 May):
  • Auditions will take place at the University of Sussex on 31 May 2018
  • Successful candidates will be informed of the outcome on 31 May 2018
  • Scholarship students will receive their first installment in October 2018 and the second installment in March 2019

CLOSING DATE

19 May 2018.

CONTACT

For any queries, please contact:
The University of Sussex
Mary Connolly: Development Manager
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +44 0 1273 876 574
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International Engineering Postgraduate Scholarships: Loughborough University (UK) 2018 – 2019


ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER

Loughborough University is located in the area of Loughborough, Leicestershire, within England, United Kingdom. Originally founded in 1909 as “Loughborough Technical Institute”, it wasn’t until 1966 that Loughborough University of Technology was established by Royal Charter.
The University has numerous departments and academic schools, including the following:
Chemical Engineering; Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering; Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering; Civil and Building Engineering; Teacher Education; Arts, English and Drama; Language Centre; Politics, History and International Relations; Chemistry; Physics; Materials; Geography; Mathematics Education Centre; Mathematical Sciences; Social Sciences; Business and Economics; Design; Computer Science; Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences.
 

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

Loughborough University have 4 types of Engineering Scholarships for Postgraduate students:

The Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering International Scholarship
  • The Chemical Engineering Scholarship
  • The Civil and Building Engineering Scholarship
  • The Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering Scholarship
Students will receive 20% funding towards their tuition fees (for taught programmes) and 10% funding towards their tuition fees (for research programmes)
 

FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED

Postgraduate
All programmes
 

ELIGIBILITY

Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
  • International student
  • Self-funding, fee paying
  • Obtained an undergraduate or postgraduate degree from Loughborough University
  • Intend on studying towards a full-time taught/ research postgraduate Engineering programme at Loughborough University
  • NOT currently receiving another University scholarship/ award
  • Meet all the minimum requirements for Nigerian student studying at the University: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/applicants/country/nigeria/entry-requirements/

HOW TO APPLY

If you meet all the eligibility requirements to apply for the scholarship award and would like to be considered to receive the postgraduate scholarship, please request an application form or steps on how to apply via email to: [email protected] (for Postgraduate taught programmes) and [email protected] (for Postgraduate research programmes)
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Read about being a Nigerian student at Loughborough University: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/applicants/country/nigeria/
  • Learn more about the postgraduate taught programmes at Loughborough University: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/programmes/taught/
  • Learn more about the postgraduate research programmes at Loughborough University: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/programmes/research/
  • Find out about the Loughborough University Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering department: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/school-departments/aero-auto-engineering/
  • Find out about the Loughborough University Chemical Engineering department: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/school-departments/chemical-engineering/
  • Find out about the Loughborough University Civil and Building Engineering department: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/school-departments/civil-building-engineering/
  • Find out about the Loughborough University Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering department: http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/school-departments/meme/

CLOSING DATE

None
 

CONTACT

For any queries, please contact:
Loughborough University
Tel: +44 01509 222 222
Email: [email protected] / [email protected]
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Trust African Scholarships in 3 UK Universities – Apply



A prominent provider of Scholarships for African Students in the United Kingdom, Canon Collins Trust, is offering series of scholarships to International African Students to study in three (3) selected top universities in the UK for 2018/19 academic year.


The three (3) schools listed below will serve host to all successful students of this scholarship program. Admission is already in progress and candidates are welcome to apply without delays. Of the schools are:
  • School of Oriental and African Studies
  • University of Sussex
  • University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom Education is competitive, fast and well-organized. Students from the following countries are invited to apply for the 2018 Canon Collins Trust fund for education in the UK.
Southern Africa (Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe) who wants to undergo a degree program. Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
This scholarship will cover a full tuition fees, a monthly stipend, a return economy flight, a settling-in allowance and other support while studying in the United Kingdom. Applicants can proceed to download the application form before continuing with the application.
Source: http://www.canoncollins.org.uk/apply/scholarship/canon-collins-scholarship-masters-study-uk
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International Scholarships for Nigerian Students: Swansea University (UK) 2018 – 2019


ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER
Swansea University was established in 1920 where it was first known as “University College of Swansea”, then in 1996 it changes names to “University of Wales, Swansea” and in 2007 it became known as “Swansea University”


The University is located in Swansea, Wales, within the United Kingdom and was the first campus university to be established within the UK.


ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
The International Development Office at Swansea University have 2 types of scholarships available for students from Nigeria, worth a maximum value of £6000.

1) International Excellence Scholarships:

scholarships for undergraduate courses will be worth a maximum value of £6000
  • scholarships for postgraduate courses will be worth a maximum value of £4000
  • scholarship students who receive 65% or more for Year 1 may be eligible for a Year 2 scholarship (to the value of £2000)
2) International Merit Scholarships
  • scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate courses will be worth a maximum value of £2000

FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED

Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Any field
 

ELIGIBILITY

Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
  • Nigeria national (or permanently domiciled)
  • Recognised as an overseas student (for fee purposes)
  • Applying to study at Swansea University towards an eligible undergraduate or postgraduate course (first time applicant) OR Received an offer from Swansea University to study
  • NOT currently studying at Swansea University
  • NOT progressing from ICWS
  • You agree to the terms and condition of the scholarship (attached below)
  • International Excellence Scholarships:
    • Proven academic excellence
    • NOT applying to study towards a MPhil or PhD qualification
    • Entering your first year of study of a Postgraduate degree
  • International Merit Scholarships:
    • Ambitious and enthusiastic
    • Entering your first year of study
    • NOT applying to study towards a MPhil or PhD qualification

HOW TO APPLY

Attach your academic transcript stating your grades and courses.
Applications must be sent in either of the following ways:
Email: [email protected]
Fax: +44 1792 295839
Post: The International Development Office, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP
 
Be sure to download, read and agree to the following documents before applying:

CLOSING DATE

6 July 2018.
 

CONTACT

For any queries, please contact:
Swansea University
International Development Office
Tel: +44 01792 606850
Email: [email protected] / [email protected]
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International Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Westminster (UK) 2018 – 2019



ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY
The University of Westminster was founded in 1838 as a public university based in the area of London, within the UK. The University have campuses in Cavendish, Regent Street, Marylebone, Harrow, Little Titchfield Street and Wells Street.


The faculties of the University include the Business School; School of Media, Arts and Design; Law School; Faculty of Science and Technology; Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment and the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities.


ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP
The University of Westminster have several International Scholarship opportunities, here are a few:

Westminster Full International Scholarship: the award will cover full tuition fees, living expenses, accommodation and return flights to London.
  • Westminster full-fee Scholarship: the award will cover full tuition fees only.
  • Westminster half-fee Scholarship: the award will cover half tuition fees only.
  • Westminster 175 Scholarships: the award will cover half tuition fees only.
  • Education for All Scholarship: the award will cover full tuition fees for up to 3 years of study.

FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED

Undergraduate
Any field

ELIGIBILITY

Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:
Westminster Full International Scholarship:
  • International student from one of the developing countries (middle income countries) – ie NOT from one of the following countries: USA, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Italy, France, Greece, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, Austria, Switzerland, Norway, Belgium, Portugal, Finland, Luxembourg, Spain, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovenia, Hungary, Latvia, Cyprus, Croatia, Slovakia, Gibraltar, Czech Republic, Romania, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Estonia, Malta, Iceland, San Marino, Andorra, Vatican City, Israel, Singapore, Japan
  • Received an offer to study at the University towards a full-time undergraduate degree
  • Proven financial need
  • Proven excellent academic results
  • Proven development potential
Westminster full-fee Scholarship:
  • International student
  • NOT a national of the EU or UK
  • Received an offer to study at the University towards a full-time undergraduate degree
  • Proven financial need
  • Proven excellent academic results
Westminster half-fee Scholarship:
  • International student
  • Received an offer to study at the University towards a full-time undergraduate degree
  • Proven financial need
  • Proven excellent academic results
Westminster 175 Scholarships:
  • International student
  • From one of the following countries: Nigeria, Egypt, Morocco, USA, Canada, Brazil, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Vietnam, Colombia, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand
  • Received an offer to study at the University towards a full-time undergraduate degree
  • Proven financial need
  • Proven excellent academic results
Education for All Scholarship:
  • Living within the UK
  • Been granted Discretionary Leave to Remain (DLR) by the Home Office
  • Under 25 years old when commencing your degree studies
  • Received an offer to study at the University towards a full-time undergraduate degree
  • Proven financial need
  • Proven excellent academic results

HOW TO APPLY

Attach copies of the following supporting documentation to your application form:
  • Confirmation from University of Westminster of your conditional or unconditional offer (letter or email) to study in your selected course
  • Recent academic transcript from your educational institution (in English)
  • Letter of reference/ recommendation (from a previous professor/ tutor/ academic/ employer)
  • Optional: one document to support your application (such as a second reference letter or your CV)
Complete application packs must be posted/ mailed to:
Scholarships Office
University of Westminster
Cavendish House
101 New Cavendish Street
London
W1W 6XH
Please note:
  • Emailed or faxed applications will not be accepted.
  • Late applications will not be accepted – post your application well before the closing date to avoid any delays.
  • Visit the following page for application advice when applying: https://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/how-to-apply
  • Visit the following page for details before you apply: https://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/before-you-apply

CLOSING DATE

4 May 2018.

CONTACT

For any queries, please contact:
University of Westminster: Scholarships Office
Tel: +44 (0)20 7911 5000 ext 66257/66258/66259
Email: [email protected]

Read the FAQ’s before submitting your enquiry: https://www.westminster.ac.uk/study/prospective-students/fees-and-funding/scholarships/scholarships-faq
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2018 Scholarships for Africans at Michigan State University, USA




A long awaited opportunity to study at the Michigan State University in the United States of America is here with a fully funded International MasterCard Scholarships for students from African and other Developing Countries. We are happy to inform our students that 2018 admission and scholarship application form is out.
The mission of The MasterCard Foundation is to advance education and financial inclusion to catalyze prosperity in developing countries.  The Scholars Program is a 10-year, US $500 million initiative that will enable 15,000 academically talented students from economically disadvantaged communities (mostly in sub-Saharan Africa) to attend secondary school and/or university.
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States. MSU was founded in 1855 and became the nation’s first land-grant institution under the Morrill Act of 1862, serving as a model for future land-grant universities 
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
  • Being a citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country
  • Excelling academically
  • Come from an economically disadvantaged background
  • Having demonstrated the will to give back to your community, country, or continent
  • Having expressed the desire and intention to return to your home country after completing your studies.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Michigan State University for master’s students is open to students who have already completed a bachelor’s degree at an African university and are residents or citizens of an African country.
This scholarship is for both undergraduate and postgraduate students,website all applications must be submitted online in the university on or before February 1, 2018
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Monday, 29 January 2018

International Scholarship Award: Liverpool John Moores University (UK) 2018 – 2019




ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDER

The Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) has roots all the way back to 1823 when the Liverpool Mechanics’ School of Arts was established. Situated in Liverpool, England, within the United Kingdom, LJMU is one of the top 33 largest universities inside of the UK.


The University has more than 21 000 students (which includes over 18 000 undergraduate students and over 3 500 postgraduate students).
 

ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

The International Scholarship Award by Liverpool John Moores University will be awarded to the value of £2,000 which will be used towards your tuition fees.

FIELDS OF STUDY COVERED

Master’s (Postgraduate)
Any field
 

ELIGIBILITY

Please ensure that you meet these minimum entry criteria before applying:

International studentSelf-funded fee paying studentReceived an offer of a place at LJMU to study towards a full-time Master’s degree qualificationSatisfy any terms and conditions as stated in your offer letter from LJMUHave NOT previously studied at LJMUNOT currently in possession of an existing scholarship or sponsorship


HOW TO APPLY

There is no application process to apply for this scholarship award – instead students will be considered for the award based on their eligibility when applying to study at the University

You will receive further details of the scholarship and your eligibility thereof in your LJMU offer letter. You will also receive confirmation that you have been awarded the scholarship in your CAS letter.

If you are a current applicant or hold an offer from the University PGT a course, you will be contacted to inform you of the award.

Please Note: if you meet all the eligibility criteria of the scholarship but have not been contacted by the University, please contact the University directly as your notification may have been misplaced.
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Read the scholarship FAQ’s before submitting any queries to the University: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/discover/fees-and-finance/pg-international-2018-18/funding/scholarships/scholarship-faqsIf you are not eligible for this scholarship based on the fact that you have previously studied at LJMU, check out the Alumni Discount: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/discover/your-student-experience/alumni/reduced-fees-for-postgraduate-studyFind out all you need to know about being an international student at LJMU: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/international-studentsLearn about the postgraduate tuition fees at LJMU: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/discover/fees-and-finance/pg-current-international/fees


CLOSING DATE

None.
 

CONTACT

For any queries, please contact:
Liverpool John Moores University
Tel: +44 0151 231 3673/ 3162
Email: [email protected]
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STUDY IN NORWAY: PhD Research Fellowship in Mathematics at University of Oslo in Norway, 2018



University of Oslo is inviting applications for PhD research fellowship in mathematics. Applicants must hold a Master’s degree or equivalent in mathematics, with an excellent background in stochastic analysis. The purpose of the fellowship is research training leading to the successful completion of a PhD degree.

Study Subject(s): Fellowship is provided in Mathematics at the Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for undertaking PhD research program at University of Oslo.
Scholarship Provider: University of Oslo, Norway
Scholarship can be taken at: Norway
Eligibility: –The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences has a strategic ambition of being a leading research faculty. Candidates for these fellowships will be selected in accordance with this, and will be expected to be in the upper segment of their class with respect to academic credentials.
-Applicants must hold a Master’s degree or equivalent in mathematics, with an excellent background in stochastic analysis. The purpose of the fellowship is research training leading to the successful completion of a PhD degree.

-The fellowship requires admission to the PhD program at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The application to the PhD program must be submitted to the department no later than two months after taking up the position.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Norwegian and foreign applicants are eligible for this PhD research fellowship.
Scholarship Description: The research fellow will be attached to the Section for Stochastic Analysis, Finance, Insurance and Risk, and be part of “Stochastic of Renewable Energy Markets (STORE)”. STORE is a 4-year project funded by the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Information about STORE is found here. The fellow will perform research within one or more of the work packages of STORE’s research plan found here.

Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): The fellowship will be for a period of 4 years, with 25 % compulsory work (teaching responsibilities at the Department). Otherwise the fellowship will be for a period of 3 years, with no compulsory work. No one can be appointed for more than one fixed-term period at the same institution. Starting date no later than 01.06.2016.
What does it covers? Position code 1017, Pay grade: 50 – 57 (NOK 430 500 – 483 700 per year).
Selection criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. The application must include:
-Application letter including a statement of interests

-CV (summarizing education, positions and academic work – scientific publications)

-Copies of educational certificates, transcript of records and letters of recommendation
-Documentation of English proficiency

-List of publications and academic work that the applicant wishes to be considered by the evaluation committee

-Names and contact details of 2-3 references (name, relation to candidate, e-mail and telephone number)


-Foreign applicants are advised to attach an explanation of their University’s grading system. Please remember that all documents should be in English or a Scandinavian language
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