Israeli government Scholarships for International students for  2018-2019 Photo: Hebrew University/MFA-Israel
The Israeli Government has announced this awesome scholarships for International Students to study in Israel. These scholarships are available for International students from the following Countries.

Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Canada (Quebec Province), China, Colombia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Korea, Lithuania, Latvia, Mexico, Macedonia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Republic of Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey.

The following countries have a special scholarship arrangement:
Belgium, Denmark, Germany, India, Great Britain, Finland, France, Luxembourg, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and Russia.

 Different types of scholarships are offered (not available for veterinary and medicine studies):

1. Summer language courses (Ulpan)
2. One academic year (October until June) for a maximum of eight months (M.A., Ph.D. Post Doctorate  or research studies).

Scholarship Requirements
If you are a students from the above countries, take note of the following requirements before you apply.


  • The applicant should hold a BA or BSc degree (or higher) and have a good record of academic achievement.
  • The applicant should be a citizen of the country where he/she applies for the scholarship and be under the age of 35 (at the beginning of the academic year). Israeli citizens are not eligible to submit an application for this scholarship. Recipients of the scholarship must receive a student visa (A2), issued by the Israeli Embassy/Consulate to which their application was submitted.
  • Proof of English or Hebrew language proficiency. 
  • The applicant should meet the academic requirements of the Israeli University to which he/she applies. A scholarship will be granted only after the required institute approves the acceptance of the candidate. 
Scholarship Benefits 


The scholarship includes:

Partial tuition fees
Monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only)
Basic health insurance*

Partial scholarship includes:

Monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only)
Basic health insurance*

*According to the bilateral agreements between Israel, Poland and the Czech Republic, health insurance is not included.

Accommodation, transportation and travel arrangements to and from Israel are the applicant's responsibility.
Scholarships will be granted only for studies in universities and programs approved by the Israeli Council for Higher Education. 
Scholarships for Ulpan language studies will be granted in the Ulpan chosen by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

How to apply for this scholarship

Before downloading and filling out the application forms, please carefully read these important instructions.
Applications should include: 
  1. Completed application form - Download application forms  
  2. Detailed letter describing the field the applicant intends to study in Israel, specifying the University he/she wishes to attend 
  3. Curriculum Vitae 
  4. Copies of letters exchanged with Israeli universities, or in the case of a research or post doctorate – the relevant Israeli supervisor. Not required for Ulpan Scholarship.
  5. Official original academic records (or notarized copies) of all relevant studies and test scores, diplomas attesting the completion of an academic degree, including a transcript of the student's records 
  6. At least two (2) letters of recommendation from lecturers/professors who taught the candidate 
  7. Three (3) photographs 
  8. Certificate of health

  • All of the above should be printed in English and submitted in three (3) copies to the Israeli embassy in the applicant's country (in the Netherlands, please follow instructions on website).
  • The final date for the submission of application forms is normally no later than November 30. 
  • Final decision regarding the granting of a scholarship will be made around June of each year. 
  • The MFA will notify the candidate of his/her acceptance to the scholarship program. 
For more details, please write to the following e-mail address: scholarship@mfa.gov.il
Due date: No later than November 30 (annual) 

Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International Students to study in the United States. The Scholarship/Fellowship is offered by the United States Government and it is called Humphrey Fellowship Program.

Fellowship Overview 

The prestigious Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program provides future leaders and policy makers with experience in U.S. society, culture, and professional fields.  It also provides a basis for lasting, productive ties between Americans and their professional counterparts overseas.


Fellowship Programs
- Undergraduate
- Post Graduate
-Phd

Field of Study

International students can study in any of the following fields of study.

• Agricultural and Rural Development
• Communications/Journalism
• Economic Development
• Educational Administration, Planning and Policy
• Finance and Banking
• Higher Education Administration
• HIV/AIDS Policy and Prevention
• Human Resource Management
• Law and Human Rights
• Natural Resources, Environmental Policy, and Climate Change
• Public Health Policy and Management
•  Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration
•  Substance Abuse Education, Treatment and Prevention
•  Teaching of English as a Foreign Language
•  Technology Policy and Management
•  Trafficking in Persons Policy and Prevention
•  Urban and Regional Planning

Number of Scholarship Awards:   Over  200 Fellowships are awarded annually.

Citizen Eligibility: Citizens of eligible countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, Europe and Eurasia, Middle East and North Africa, East Asia and Pacific, South and Central Asia, and Western Hemisphere.

Scholarship benefits

•  Payment of tuition and fees at the assigned host university;
•  Pre-academic English language training, if required;
•  A maintenance (living) allowance, including a one-time settling-in allowance;
•  Accident and sickness coverage;
•  A book allowance;
•  A one-time computer subsidy;
• Air travel (international travel to and from the U.S. for the program and domestic travel to required program events);
• A Professional Development allowance for professional activities, such as field trips, professional visits and conferences.

Eligibility:

The applicant must have:

•  An undergraduate (first university) degree,
•  A minimum of five years of full-time, professional experience
•  Limited or no prior experience in the United States,
•  Demonstrated leadership qualities,
•  A record of public service in the community, and
•  English language ability

How to apply for this Scholarship

Please contact the U.S. Embassy, Public Affairs Section or Fulbright Commission in your country of residence to learn about possible specific program requirements .
Application deadlines vary by country but falls around April to September each year. The nominating U.S. Embassy or Binational Fulbright Commission will advise you of its internal deadline for receiving applications. Embassies and Commissions must submit their nominations to the Institute of International Education office in Washington, DC by 1 October.

Visit the Official Website for Scholarship details. Official Website

Deadline: early  October (annual)

Next Scholarship:  Medical Science Scholarships for International Students in UK



Law Scholarships for International Students at Newcastle University in UK. Photo Credit: Newcastle Univeristy /FB
Here is a great scholarship to study medicine in the United Kingdom (UK) and in Europe.  The Newcastle University is offering a small number of scholarships for 2017 intake. Scholarships are open to international students for pursuing the master degree programme at the Faculty of Medical Sciences.

University’s vision is to use strengths in research and teaching to improve the health of the population.

Scholarship background 
Newcastle University’s Faculty of Medical Sciences is home to a world-leading collaboration of research scientists, engineers, medical doctors and teaching professionals. Key areas of focus include ageing, cancer, cell biology, genetics, drug development, medicine in society, and neuroscience.

If English is not student’s first language they will need to meet the university’s English language requirements for postgraduate courses.

Study Programmes 

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programme.

Fields of Study The Faculty of Medical Sciences is offering a small number of scholarships for 2017 entry into the following courses: MRes Ageing and Health, MRes Animal Behaviour, MRes Biotechnology and Business Enterprise, MRes Cancer, MRes Cardiovascular Science in Health and Disease ,MRes Diabetes, MRes Epidemiology, MRes Evolution and Human Behaviour,MRes Immunobiology, MRes Medical Genetics, MRes Medical and Molecular Biosciences, MRes Mitochondrial Biology and Medicine,MRes Molecular Microbiology, MRes Musculoskeletal ageing (CIMA), MRes Neuromuscular Diseases, MRes Neuroscience, MRes Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, MRes Systems Biology, MRes Toxicology, MRes Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, MRes Transplantation and MSc Medical Sciences.

Scholarship Benefits: The value of award is £1,500

Number of Scholarships: Varies 

Eligibility: Applicants can only apply and be considered for a Faculty of Medical Sciences International Masters Excellence scholarship after they have been offered a place to study on their degree course and have been assessed as international for fees purposes. They must also be:


  1. Registered at Newcastle University for the 2017/18 academic year
  2. Registered for one of the following eligible courses
  3. Wholly or partially self-financing
  4. Defined as ‘international’ for fee purposes
  5. Registered to study at Newcastle University city centre campus
  6. Students new to the University and not those transferring or repeating courses.

Eligible Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.


How to apply For this Scholarship
Application Procedure: Academic offer holders on an eligible course who have been assessed as international for fees purposes will be invited to apply for the Faculty of Medical Sciences International Masters Excellence Scholarship.

Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2017 (annual) 

Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Australia. 

The University of Wollongong offers a range of research scholarships and awards to eligible international higher degree research students. Both domestic and international students can apply for these scholarships.

The University of Wollongong is a research-intensive university with an outstanding reputation for its learning environments across a broad range of disciplines.

Scholarship Programmes 

 Scholarships are available for pursuing a research program.

Fields of Study

 Scholarships are awarded to study all the subjects offered by the university.

Number of Awards: Varies 

Scholarship Benefits: The UOW HDR scholarships are in the form of allowances to assist candidates in meeting their living costs while they undertake their research. They can include: annual stipends, living allowances and tuition fee costs.

Eligibility: The University of Wollongong offers a range of HDR degree options for graduates. The doctoral program includes the PhD, PhD (Integrated) and professional doctorate degrees. We also offer the new research training pathway, the Master of Research MRes. The PhD (Integrated) is a four year program comprising one year of coursework (with a qualifying grade) and three years thesis.

Eligible Nationalities: Both domestic and international students can apply for these scholarships.

 How to apply for this scholarship

The application for this scholarship is Online. Any interested scholars can apply online. Check the links provided below.

Apply Online Application               or  visit the Official Website for more details

Deadline: The application deadline is October 17, 2017

Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International students  to study in Romania and in Europe. The Transilvania University of Brasov is inviting applications for Academica Scholarship Program for the academic year 2017-2018. Theses scholarships are open to highly qualified international students to pursue undergraduate, masters or PhD programme at Transilvania University in Romania.

The aim of the scholarships is to attract highly qual
ified international students to our university’s study programs, which will enhance the quality of education.

Transilvania University (UTBv) is a state institution of higher education located in Brasov, Romania, and by its “educational offer, scientific research and number of students represent one of Romania’s large universities.

Scholarship Programmes 

 These scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate, masters or PhD programme.

Fields of Study: These scholarships are awarded in the fields offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: These scholarships will cover the followings:


  • The value of the scholarship is of 600 lei/month (including the holiday periods), it also covers the tuition fees (including admission/completion fees) and free accommodation in the university’s dormitories.
  • The travel expenses will be covered by the candidate.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:


  • The candidate’s professional results,
  • The quality of the letter of motivation,
  • The quality of the CV,
  • The letters of recommendation presented.
  • Eligible Nationality: International students from non-EU or non-EEA countries can apply for these scholarships.


How to apply for this scholarship: Applicants can apply via e-mail, at international. Office at unitbv.ro.


  • The application file must contain the following documents (in .pdf format):
  • Documents attesting the candidate’s previous degrees and diplomas;
  • Curriculum vitae (Europass format);
  • Letter of motivation (one-page maximum);
  • Three letters of recommendation that will attest the candidate’s outstanding results.

Online Application Form or visit the Official Website


Deadline: The application deadline is April 28, 2017.

Next Scholarship: National University of Singapore Scholarships for International Students

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for international students to study in Singapore.  The Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering in Singapore  is inviting applications for international scholarships. Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD research programme in diverse fields at Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering to help students in upgrading their education.


The National University of Singapore (NUS) is ranked consistently as one of the world’s top universities. They offer the most extensive college degree courses in Singapore.

GRE is compulsory for all applicants, except NUS and NTU Bachelor degree holders and final-year undergraduates.

Study Programmes

Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD research programme at the National University of Singapore.

Field of Study
 Scholarships are offered in diverse fields at Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering to help students in upgrading their education.

Number of Awards: Varied

Scholarship Benefits: These scholarships will cover the followings:


  • Monthly stipend, up to 4 years of the PhD studies, OR up to date of graduation, whichever is earlier, of
  • S$3,500 for Singapore Citizens, plus Central Provident Fund (CPF) contributions at a rate pegged to the prevailing employer’s contribution rate set by CPF
  • S$3,200 for Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$3,000 for International students
  • Full tuition fee subsidy for 4 years.
  • Other allowances include
  • computer allowance
  • book allowance
  • conference allowance.
  • Student must commit to PhD from the outset, cannot exit with MSc.

Scholarship Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:


  • Opens worldwide.
  • Graduates with a passion for cross-disciplinary research in science, engineering, computing, and related aspects of medicine.
  • Graduates with at least 2nd Upper Honours, or equivalent qualifications.
  • GRE is compulsory for all applicants, except NUS and NTU Bachelor degree holders and final-year undergraduates. Please note it cannot be substituted by GATE.
  • Native  or
  • Undergraduate instruction TOEFL / IELTS (either can be used) is only compulsory for applicants whose is not in English

Eligible Nationalities: Scholarships are open to students around the world.

Application Procedure: The mode of applying is online. All supporting documents, together with a printed copy of the application form are to be submitted by post.


Deadline: The application deadline is May 15, 2017.

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in the United States of America.  The University of Mount Mercy offers undergraduate scholarships each year to outstanding international students based on athletics, and special talents-music, drama, art, and writing. These scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate degree at Mount Mercy University in the USA.

The aim of the undergraduate Scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able international students.

Mount Mercy University, located in beautiful Cedar Rapids, Iowa, offers students a fulfilling education, promising people of all backgrounds solid preparation for a changing world. Our nearly 1,900 students come from around the globe, creating a vibrant, diverse and open-minded campus community.

Scholarships Programmes 

 Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate programme.

Fields of Study

These Scholarships are awarded in athletics, and special talents-music, drama, art, and writing.

Scholarship Benefits
 These Scholarships will cover  50% of the costs of study, including scholarships for academics, athletics, and special talents-music, drama, art, and writing.

Number of Scholarships: Varies 

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:


  • Cumulative freshman grade point average of 2.75 or equivalent
  • Cumulative transfer grade point average of 2.50 or equivalent
  • Students who do not meet the minimum grade point or test scores may still apply. The Admission Committee will review any files of those students who do not meet the minimum standards or who warrant concern. Any admission conditions and/or course recommendations will be determined on an individual basis by the Committee. If the student is an athlete, they must meet the guidelines to be eligible to play (per NAIA Article V, sections C and C.2).

Eligible Nationalities: International students can apply for these scholarships.

 Entrance Requirement: Applicants can apply via online mode.


  • A complete application file includes the following:
  • A completed paper or online application and personal statement
  • Official high school transcripts translated into English by a court-certified English Language Translator
  • Official college and/or foreign university transcripts (for transfer students) translated into English and evaluated by a foreign credit evaluation agency
  • Official scores from a Test of English Language Proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, STEP Eiken, ACT or SAT)
  • Certification of funding sources (certificate of finance or letter with affidavit from bank)
  • A scanned copy of your passport to ensure we have the correct spelling of your name for SEVIS processing.

How to apply for this scholarship
You can apply online through email application :  Check here to apply Online   or visit the : Official Website 

Deadline: The application deadline is August 1, 2017.

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