The 2017 TaiwanICDF Scholarship, a study grant provided by Taiwan International Cooperation Fund, is open for international application from January 1 to March 17, 2017 (GMT +08:00).

Study Programs/ Level of Study

The 2017 TaiwanICDF Scholarship comprises 31 programs for bachelor, master and Ph.D. degrees provided by 21 Taiwanese universities in study areas including tropical Agriculture, business administration, international studies, technology management, engineering, health care, nursing, education, environmental sustainability, marine science, human resource, computer science, medical laboratory sciences, and medicine, etc,

Number of Scholarships : 31 

Eligibility: International Students (See country of Eligibility on http://www.icdf.org.tw/)

Requirements

  • A photocopy of applicant’s passport or other document showing proof of nationality.
  • A photocopy of applicant’s highest-level diploma and academic transcripts.
  • A photocopy of applicant’s English proficiency certificate.

Please note: This means a TOEFL test score or that of any other recognized English proficiency exam, or documents certifying that the applicant has graduated from a program where all courses were taught in English. Applicants who are unable to provide such proof of English proficiency due to special circumstances may be assessed for English proficiency by an ROC (Taiwan) Embassy via interview or other forms of testing. Applicants whose official national language is English are exempt from supplying an English proficiency document.

Two letters of reference.
Any other documents specifically requested by the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy.
Please Note: In addition to the above documents required, applicants should also submit all documents required by the TaiwanICDF partner university that they are applying to before the admission deadline of that university. For detailed information on such documents, please refer to Section 4: Study Programs Available for TaiwanICDF Scholarship Application at Partner Universities in this brochure and the related websites of each study program for further admission information.

How to apply

Applicants should first access the TaiwanICDF official website http://www.icdf.org.tw/ o lodge an on-line application form: (1) complete the TaiwanICDF International Higher Education Scholarship Program Online Application, and (2) submit the documents listed above to the ROC (Taiwan) Embassy in your country. Applicants must ensure that they submit accurate and complete documentation; failure to do so will result in the application not being processed. Please also note: (1) Late submissions will not be accepted and/or processed.

For further information visit: http://www.icdf.org.tw/




Here is a great scholarship opportunity for Interntional students to study in Germany and Europe. The

GMAT Scholarships program is a significant initiative to attract more of the best qualified international students to ESMT Berlin for master studies. Four scholarships are available for the 2017 -2018 academic year.

Overview
ESMT designed the Master’s in Management admissions process to find the most talented individuals who will benefit from the program’s international and interdisciplinary nature.

ESMT Berlin is a private university located in Berlin, Germany. ESMT Berlin is an international non-profit business school based in Berlin with an additional location in Schloss Gracht near Cologne.


Study Level
 Scholarships are available for pursuing master’s programme.

Available Subjects: Scholarships are awarded in the field of management.

Scholarship benefits: Up to € 5,000

Eligibility
Scholarship seekers should be strong candidates for ESMT’s Master’s in Management program and display outstanding achievement by submitting a GMAT score of 700 or above.

Requirements

Nationality: Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

How to Apply
 To receive a scholarship, candidates first apply to the Masters in Management program. There is an extra essay available for applicants to explain their suitability for a scholarship.

Apply Online here   or visit the official Website here.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is March 31, 2017.

Next Scholarship:  University of Bamberg International Scholarships, Germany



Study in Germany: Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Germany in Europe.  The scholarship is offered by the University of Bamberg .

Scholarship Overview 

Applications for the Starter Scholarships (period October 2017 – September 2018) are being accepted now. These scholarships are open to German and international students for pursuing the doctoral research programme.

The primary goal of the school is to provide doctoral scholars with an outstanding, supportive environment for learning, research, and career development.

The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative. The School was established in 2010 to create an innovative working and learning environment for exceptionally qualified doctoral researchers.

Applicants must have an excellent command of English. If English is not their native tongue, they will need to provide an English language proficiency proof when being shortlisted and invited for an interview.

Degree Level
 Scholarships are available for pursuing the doctoral research programme.

Fields of Study
Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered within the Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS).

Number of Scholarship Award
Up to six scholarships are awarded at a time. The scholarship amounts to 1,365.00 EUR per month plus a grant for material costs, adding up to a total of 1,468.00 EUR, plus family allowances and child-care expenses in accordance with the DFG guidelines where applicable.

Eligibility:

Applicants should hold a master’s degree or an equivalent in one of the following fields: sociology, psychology, educational sciences, political science, economics, demographics, or statistics. Qualified graduates of related subjects with a strong social science background and with a research proposal fitting into BAGSS’s research profile are also encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have an excellent command of English. If English is not your native tongue, you will need to provide an English language proficiency proof when being shortlisted and invited for an interview.
Nationality: Scholarships are open to German and international students.

Application Deadline: Applications for the scholarship year October 2017 – September 2018 are accepted from December 22, 2016, until February 28, 2017.


How to apply?

Application Procedure: If students wish to apply for a Starter Scholarship, then they should apply online, using an electronic form. Application documents need to be saved as pdf in the following order:

Cover letter
Curriculum Vitae
Research proposal(s)
Scan of all academic degree certificates and all university grade transcripts
Statement on knowledge of research methods
Proof of English skills (if available)
Application Form

Visit the official Website to download Application Forms :  Apply Now

Next Scholarship Maastricht University Holland High Potential scholarships



Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study  in Netherlands.  The scholarship is called, Holland High Potential Scholarship.

Overview 

The Holland High Potential Scholarship consists of a High Potential Scholarship combined with a Holland Scholarship.

The High Potential Scholarship is intended for excellent students from outside the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) who wish to do a master's or a professional education programme at Maastricht University.

The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science in conjunction with Dutch universities and universities of applied sciences. It is aimed at international students from outside the EU/EEA who wish to follow a full degree programme in the Netherlands.

Eligibility 

Who is eligible?
All candidates must meet the following requirements:


  • You come from a country outside the EU/EEA and meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for the Netherlands.
  • You are applying for a full-time master’s programme at Maastricht University.
  • You meet the specific admission requirements of Maastricht University.
  • You have never studied at an education institution in the Netherlands.
  • You are not over 35 years of age at the start of the 2017/18 academic year.
  • You obtained excellent results during your prior education programmes, as demonstrated by your latest grade transcript. If several applicants are equally qualified, we will give preference to applicants whose transcript(s) demonstrate that they are among the top 5% of the 2017/18 scholarship programme applicants.


Duration of the Holland High Potential scholarship
12 months in the case of a one-year master's programme
24 months in the case of a two-year master's programme

Scholarship Benefits 

Amount of the Holland High Potential scholarship programme 2017/18

  • Living expenses € 10,500 Paid to students by the Scholarship Office
  • Insurances € 520 Arranged for and paid by the Scholarship Office
  • Visa costs € 311 Arranged for and paid by the Scholarship Office
  • Tuition fees € 13,000 or € 17,500 Arranged for and paid by the Scholarship Office



Application procedure
Step 1: Register for a Master’s Programme (MA) at Maastricht University. For further details on how to register for an MA at UM, please see your prospective MA programme’s webpage. Once you are accepted to your MA programme, you will receive a student ID number. With this number, you can login in MyUM. Don’t forget to add “i” before your student ID number when logging in (i.e. i123456).

Step2: Please fill out, print, sign, and scan the completed application form to an electronic device of your choosing.

Step 3: Sign in to your MyUM account (don’t forget to add “i” before your student ID number when logging in (i.e. i123456)). In MyUm, please select document type “Apply for scholarship.” Under “My Study,” you can then upload the necessary documents, including the scan of your completed application form. Only complete forms will be taken into consideration, so please fill out all fields in the form!

Download the Application  here. 

If you require further information, contact the scholarship office on the following contact details or visit the official scholarship page here

Scholarship office
Visiting address
Bonnefantenstraat 2
6211 KL Maastricht
+31 43 388 5388
scholarships​@​​maastricht​university​.​nl
Postal address
Maastricht University
Student Services Centre
Scholarship Office
 PO Box 616
6200 MD Maastricht

Next Scholarship: >> University of Amsterdam (UvA) Merit Scholarships, Netherlands
University of Amsterdam (UvA) Merit  Scholarships, Netherlands. Photo credit: University of Amsterdam 
Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Europe.  The University of Amsterdam is inviting applications for merit scholarships for 2017 year. Students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for scholarships.

The University of Amsterdam (UvA) aims to attract the world’s brightest students to its international classrooms. Outstanding students from outside the EU/EEA can apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship (AMS).

The University of Amsterdam aims to attract the world’s brightest students to its international classrooms. As from September 2007, outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.

Applicants must proof of English proficiency (IELS/TOEFL) :TOEFL (internet-based) –  overall score of 100 (with a minimum score of 22 in each of the different components), IELTS (academic) – overall score of 7.0 (with at least 7.0 in each of the four components).

Scholarships are available for masters degree programme at University of Amsterdam.
Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

Scholarship Award:

Graduate School of Child Development and Education: Please note that the scholarship cannot be used as a (partial) tuition waiver. The applicant must still pay the full tuition fee. The scholarship can vary between €2,000 and €12,000.
Graduate School of Communication: The AMS is a scholarship that covers (a part of) the tuition fee.
Faculty Scholarships: Economics and Business: The total amount for the Amsterdam Merit Scholarship dedicated to Economics and Business is established annually and the number of scholarships awarded each year is based on that amount.
Graduate School of Humanities: Full scholarship worth € 25,000 (covering tuition and living expenses).

Amsterdam Law School: The scholarship consists of either €6,000, € 9,000 or € 12,000. In the first month of study – September 2016 – the student will be paid €1000. The remainder of the scholarship will be paid in 12 monthly installments. Note that the scholarship can not be used as a tuition waiver; the applicant must pay the full amount of the tuition due (€12,000).
The Academic Medical Centre of the Universiteit van Amsterdam: Please note that the scholarship cannot be used as a (partial) tuition waiver. The applicant must still pay the full amount of tuition. The scholarship consists of € 6,000 – € 9,000 – € 12,000 or a proportional amount if the student starts in February.

Graduate School of Psychology: A portion of the tuition fee; exact amount not yet known
Graduate Schools of Sciences:  For the academic year they offer two scholarships of €14,500 each. The Amsterdam Merit Scholarship amount received in the first academic year of a two-year Master’s programme will also be paid to the nominated students in their second academic year. In addition, for the academic year 2016-2017 only, we will add an extra amount of €5,000 euro derived from the Holland Scholarship Programme of the NUFFIC, so a total of €19,500 is being granted that year.
Graduate School of Social Sciences: The scholarship consists of an amount equal to the tuition fee. Please note that the scholarship cannot be used as a (partial) tuition waiver. The applicant must still pay the full amount of tuition due. Scholarship holders will receive their grant in monthly instalments.
Scholarship can be taken in Netherlands

Eligibility Criteria: Students who hold a non-EU/EEA passport and have applied for a degree programme at the University of Amsterdam may submit an application for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.



Eligible Nationalities: Students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for scholarships.

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants must proof of English proficiency (IELS/TOEFL) :TOEFL (internet-based) –  overall score of 100 (with a minimum score of 22 in each of the different components), IELTS (academic) – overall score of 7.0 (with at least 7.0 in each of the four components).

How to apply for this Scholarship

Application Procedure: Applications should be submitted to the Admissions Offices of the Graduate Schools. Deadlines for the AMS differ per Faculty or Graduate School. You can find the specific eligibility requirements, selection criteria and application instructions on the Faculty or Graduate School websites. Visit the official Website on this link: Apply Now 


Deadline: The application deadline is February 1, 2017.

Study in Russia on free Scholarship. Photo credit. Moscow Times
Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Russia. Russia's Higher School of Economics is providing these scholarships to international students.

Overview

Applications are currently being accepted for full-tuition scholarships to study at National Research University – Higher School of Economics in Moscow and St. Petersburg. All international students seeking English- or Russian-language graduate education are encouraged to apply.

HSE University is one of the top universities in Russia and one of the leaders in Eastern Europe and Eurasia in economics and social sciences. Our students come from all over the world to study in English or Russian in Bachelor’s, Master’s, and non-degree programmes.

Fields of study

 Computer Science, Economics, Humanities, International Affairs, Management, Mathematics, Social Sciences

Specialized field of Study

Scholarships are available for the following English-taught Master’s programs

Big Data Systems
System and Software Engineering
Statistical Learning Theory
Finance
Financial Economics
Strategic Corporate Finance
Applied and Interdisciplinary History: Usable Pasts
Linguistic Theory and Language Description
Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation
Mathematics
Applied Social Psychology
Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition
Comparative Social Research
Political Analysis and Public Policy
Economics. Philosophy
Population and Development
Comparative Politics of Eurasia
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia


Scholarship Benefits 

Scholarships cover the full cost of tuition for Master’s programs over the course of two years. Subsidized accommodation at HSE dormitories is available for around 1400 rubles per month.

Eligibility Criteria
 You must already hold a Bachelor’s degree or earn one before the program start date (September 2017). If English is not your native language, IELTS or TOEFL exams are required to demonstrate you proficiency.  For full program requirements, please consult individual program pages.

Deadlines: This year, there are two rounds for scholarship deadlines. The Round 1 deadline is February 1, 2017; the Round 2 deadline is May 1, 2017.


How to apply

 To apply for a scholarship, please fill out the standard HSE online application form available on the apply now link below  and indicate that you wish to be considered for a scholarship. In your application, you may apply to two programs. Apply Now

Other Scholarships: Pacific Islands Leadership Program with Taiwan




Here is a great scholarship opportunity for Pacific Students.

The East-West Center is pleased to invite applications for the Pacific Islands Leadership Program with Taiwan (PILP), an initiative designed to provide opportunities to enhance the leadership capacities of individuals in the Pacific Islands region and build a network of young leaders who will contribute to lasting people-to-people relationships across the Pacific, Asia, and United States.

Program Goals

Now in its fifth year, the objective of the PILP Fellowship is to empower up to 125 young leaders from across the Pacific Islands region to exercise leadership and promote cooperation in a variety of cultural, geographical and institutional environments.

This program seeks to attract candidates possessing outstanding intellectual promise, high leadership potential, and commitment to serve the development needs of their countries.  It is intended to strengthen participants’ knowledge and understanding of key economic, social, political, health, educational and environmental issues affecting the region, and enable them to cultivate the leadership skills, approaches and networks to make meaningful contributions to the region throughout their careers.

Type of Study

Participants will spend approximately two months engaging in experiential learning exercises at the East-West Center’s campus in Hawai‘i, in addition to a month of field study in Taipei at the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Institute of Diplomacy and International Affairs. The program curriculum includes such topics as applied leadership skills, future scenario planning, social entrepreneurship and risk analysis, climate change and environmental stewardship, international relations, and public health.

Program Dates 
Taipei, Taiwan (view of Taipei 101, a landmark skyscraper in the city's government and financial district).

The residential portion of the 2017 PILP Fellowship is tentatively scheduled to take place from August to mid-November 2017.

PILP Fellowship Provisions 

Tuition, residence hall room costs, health insurance, course materials, living stipend, round-trip airfare to Honolulu, roundtrip airfare from Honolulu to Taipei, as well as visa SEVIS fees (if required).

How to apply for this scholarship

Applications must be submitted before February 1, 2017 for consideration.  Instructions and forms are available on the Apply Now link here : Apply Now

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