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University of Newcastle PhD Scholarship in Medical Education in Australia

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Australia. The University of Newcastle has a scholarship opportunity for a research student to study ‘medical identity’ in medical students enrolled in the UON BMed Sci course. This Scholarship is open to domestic and international students. The aim of the scholarship is to enable applicants to embark on an independent career in academic stroke research.

The University of Newcastle is committed to offering its educational programs to students from a broad range of backgrounds, cultures and languages.

Degree Program: The scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Available Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the field of medical identity.

Eligibility Criteria: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

This Scholarship is open to domestic and international students.
 Eligible Nationalities: Applicants of all nationalities can apply for the scholarship.

Scholarship Benefits: $26,682 p.a. (2017 rate, indexed in January each year), for 3.5 years.

How to apply for this scholarship: In the disciplines of education, medical physics, nursing, social work, social sciences and surgery have completed a minimum standard of professional experience as required by the Assistant Dean (Research Training) on the recommendation of the School; An Australian honours degree with Class 1 or Class 2 Division 1. For international students, a four-year bachelor degree including a significant research training component attained at a high standard, is commonly considered equivalent to an Australian honors degree

If you are interested, please send your application via email. Check out the following official link for contact details.


Deadline: December 15, 2017

St. John’s University Academic Scholarships for International Students in USA

Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International students to study in the United States of America.  The St. John’s University in USA is inviting applications for merit-based scholarships. These scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduate students who enrol in a bachelor’s level degree program for the Fall 2018 term.
 St. John’s University is a private, Roman Catholic, research university located in New York City, United States. Founded by the Congregation of the Mission (C.M., the Vincentian Fathers) in 1870, the school was originally located in the neighbourhood of Bedford–Stuyvesant in the borough of Brooklyn.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor’s level degree programme.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarships are awarded based on the student’s academic ability, the program of study, and a campus of record. Scholarships range from $14,000 to full-tuition fees.



Eligibility: Applicants must have high school degree.

Eligible Nationalities: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

Application Procedure: The admission application is used to automatically determine merit scholarship eligibility; no additional application is required. That means you apply directly to the university.

For more information on this scholarship,  check out the official website link below.

Official Website

Deadline: The application deadline is November 15, 2017.

Next Scholarship: International Students at University of Applied Sciences Offenburg in Germany

International Students at University of Applied Sciences Offenburg in Germany


Here is a great Scholarship opportunity for International Students to study in Germany. The International Office at University of Applied Sciences Offenburg is now accepting applications for Partial Scholarships for International Students for the winter semester 2017/18 as part of the STIBET program of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

The grant is aimed at students, who have demonstrated exceptional results in their studies, or who show the promise to do so.

 The University of Applied Sciences Offenburg, with its head office in Offenburg and a branch in Gengenbach, is a German university owned by the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. It is one of the most important educational institutions in the southern Upper Rhine area. Currently, about 4,090 students are enrolled.

Scholarships Program
 Scholarships are available to pursue graduate programme.

Field of Study: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: Partial scholarships are available.

Number of Scholarships: Several scholarships are available.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Scholarship for students with special international commitment  Besides good academic performance (i.e. at least the average grade of 2,5), applicants for this scholarship are expected to have demonstrated high voluntary (i.e. unpaid) international commitment at the University (the given statements have to be certified, please see below).

Graduation scholarship

Students with good grades (i.e. at least the average grade of 2,5) who are faced with sudden financial difficulties through no fault of their own and are going to complete their degree within one year are eligible for this scholarship (the financial difficulties have to be proved, please see below). (Please notice: If you already got a graduate scholarship in the past, you are not eligible for a STIBET scholarship anymore!)

Emergency scholarship

Students who are faced with sudden and unexpected financial problems which threaten the success of their studies can apply for an emergency scholarship. The financial hardship (such as bank or rent debts) has to be proved

Eligible Nationalities: International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.


Application Procedure: Please hand in the following documents to the International Office (Ms. Nele Hellmold) until October 16, 2017 (deadline):

  • Application form
  • Letter of motivation (reason for application)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Noten├╝bersicht“ with average grade (NOT transcript of records/Notenbescheinigung)
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor (using pre-printed form, please also hand in your CV and transcript of records to the respective professor)
  • Proof of matriculation
  • Tabular summary of your average monthly income and expenses
  • Proof of every given statement concerning your financial situation (e.g. copy of the rental contract, proof of debts, any type of income etc.) and – if applicable – your international commitment (e.g. written confirmation of the person in charge) Do not submit original documents!


Deadline: The application deadline is October 16, 2017.

Next Scholarship: Massey University Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship in New Zealand

Massey University Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship in New Zealand

Here is a great Scholarship Opportunity for International students to study in New Zealand. The Massey University in New Zealand is providing  scholarships called Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarships to any international who wish to study in New Zealand.

The aim of the Massey University, Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship (“the Scholarship”) is to support international undergraduate students to study at the College of Creative Arts Massey University. The Scholarship is open to students who have demonstrated academic excellence in Creative Arts subjects while studying in New Zealand or abroad.

Selection criteria

Applicants must be either:

• International full fee paying students who have completed at least one full year (i.e. Year 12) at a New Zealand secondary school and earned an NCEA Level 2 Certificate endorsed with Merit or Excellence AND Excellence in an at least one Art, Design, Technology or Music subject; International students at high school in another country, who have achieved a level of academic ‘excellence’ equivalent to that of the New Zealand education system;

• International full fee paying students who will have completed a Foundation Studies (or Certificate of University Preparation) programme, and who have achieved a level of academic ‘excellence’ equivalent to that of the New Zealand education system; OR

• International full fee paying students who have studied in an approved University Transfer Programme (“UTP”), and who have achieved a level of academic ‘excellence’ equivalent to that of the New Zealand education system.

• As a guide, the expectation is a student will show high academic aptitude and also show excellence in at least one Art, Design, Music, Creative Media, or Technology subject. Scholarships are strictly awarded on merit.

• Applicants must achieve University Entrance for New Zealand.

• Applicants must meet the required English language requirement for entry into their selected academic programme.

• Applicants must have received a Conditional Offer of Place in an Approved Bachelor Programme to be awarded the Scholarship.

• Offers of the Scholarship to NCEA candidates are conditional upon the awardee earning a Merit or Excellence endorsement of their NCEA Level 3 Certificate.

• Applicants who are already enrolled in an equivalent bachelor’s degree programme at another New Zealand Tertiary Education Provider at bachelor’s level, and who are seeking Advanced Standing or credit transfer, are ineligible for the Scholarship.

Value

Up to $20,000

Tenure of award

The tenure of the Massey University Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship shall commence at the start of semester one 2018.

How to apply for this Scholarship
  • First apply for admission at the Massey University. (Check details here)
  • Second download the application Form here and Apply for the Scholarship (Application Form
  • Applicants must provide their National Student Number (NSN), Cambridge International Exams number (CIE), International Baccalaureate (IB) or appropriate identification number for their respective qualification type.
  •  A completed application must be received by 1 October for guaranteed on campus accommodation, and by 10 November 2017 for remaining applications (including those not requiring on campus accommodation).
Check out more details on the official website here : Official Website 

Closing dates for applications

01/10/2017       or  10/11/2017  (annually)

Next Scholarship: Fully Funded Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Houston in USA




Fully Funded Undergraduate Scholarships at University of Houston in USA

Here are great scholarships opportunities for International students to study in the United States of America. The University of Houston is offering fully funded Undergraduate  scholarships for undergraduate programs in 2018. These scholarships are opened to International students to study in the United States of America. These scholarship program recruits and engage high-caliber incoming freshman who can pursue academic excellence without financial limitations.

Established in 1927, the University of Houston empowers students in their pursuit of learning, discovery, leadership, and engagement. Located in a sprawling metropolis, our premier Tier One campus provides students with cutting-edge programs including undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, distance and continuing education. Ranked among the best colleges in America, UH is home to award-winning faculty, innovative research centers, has one of the most diverse student populations in the nation, and alumni who have become international leaders.

If you have a 1400 SAT or 30 ACT composite score, and rank in the top 10% of your class, your chances of qualifying for this scholarship are improved.

Scholarship Programs
- These Scholarships are offered to Undergraduate Students

Field of study: Any field offered by the University

Scholarship Awards

As a Tier One Scholar, you will receive funding for four years1 of tuition and mandatory fees and the first two years of room and board. Plus, you will be eligible to receive a study abroad stipend and a mentored research stipend, should you choose those options. Your complete scholarship package is worth a total value of approximately $65,0002 in addition to the invaluable benefits of mentor ship, advising, and camaraderie that comes with being a part of the Tier One Scholars community!

 Eligibility criteria : Following Eligibility criteria must met:

  • All incoming freshman are invited to apply.
  • If you have a 1400 SAT or 30 ACT composite score, and rank in the top 10% of your class, your chances of qualifying for this scholarship are improved.
  • The Tier One Scholarship is the University of Houston’s most prestigious academic scholarship program. Incoming freshman students who have demonstrated exceptional academic achievement, leadership, and community engagement are encouraged to apply. Transfer students and continuing UHstudents are not eligible to apply for the Tier One Scholarship.
  • English Language Requirements: The University of Houston will accept equivalent scores on either the ACT or the SAT to meet admissions requirements. Equivalencies for UH admissions purposes are provided below, and they can be accessed through ACT and the College Board.

The Application Procedure: In order to be considered for the Tier One Scholarship, the following elements must be complete and received by 5:00 pm (CT) on November 15, 2017:

  • Your application for admission to the University.
  • Your Tier One Scholarship application.
  • A letter of recommendation sent directly by the recommender to tieronescholar-at-uh.edu. Your letter should be from an individual who knows you well (high school teacher, school administrator, club advisor, etc.).

For more information on the application process, you can visit the official links below. You can also download the application forms. 

Download : Application Form        or visit: Official Website            

Last date to apply: The last date to apply for this scholarship is November 15, 2017.

>> Graduate School of Science Scholarships at University of Tokyo, Japan

Graduate School of Science Scholarships at University of Tokyo, Japan

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Japan. Applications are invited for Graduate School of Science Scholarship for International Students at the University of Tokyo in Japan. Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme.

The purpose of this scholarship is twofold: to financially support Self-financed Overseas Students whose academic performance is outstanding and to increase the number of students from abroad.

The University of Tokyo abbreviated as Todai or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyo, Tokyo, often cited as the most prestigious university in Japan. Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked the University of Tokyo 1st in Asia and 20th in the world in 2012.

Study Program

 Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Fields of study: Scholarships are awarded to the graduate school of science.

Scholarship Benefits: Scholarship of 150,000 yen per month will be awarded.

Number of Scholarships: A few (Enrolling in April or September).

Scholarship Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

All self-financed overseas students with outstanding performance who pass the entrance examination for the Master’s Program at the Graduate School of Science to enroll in April or September 2018. Priority goes to UTRIP (University of Tokyo Research Internship Program) participants. Applicants who are already in Japan are not eligible to apply. As a rule, anyone receiving or expecting to receive any other scholarship awards are excluded.


  • As a rule applicants of scholarships from private foundations (including provisional applicants) are not eligible.
  • Applicants for the JASSO’s Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students will not be excluded. However, if accepted for this scholarship, it is expected that the Honors Scholarship from JASSO will be declined.
  • Applicants for the University of Tokyo Foundation for Supporting International Students (including provisional applicants) will not be excluded. However, if accepted for this scholarship, it is expected that the scholarship from the University of Tokyo Foundation will be declined.

Eligible Nationalities: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 How to Apply for this scholarship
 Applicants should submit the application documents (Section 8) to the International Liaison Office at the Graduate School of Science by post at the time of their Graduate School application for admission into the Master’s Program.

Application Documents


  1. Graduate School of Science Scholarship for International Students 2018 Application Form1 original copy
  2. One letter of recommendation for the Graduate School of Science Scholarship application from a faculty member of your college or university  1 original copy.

Deadline: Deadline is:

October 1 – 31, 2017—For those entering in April

April 1 – May 1, 2018—For those entering in September *

The application must arrive no later than the last day of each application period without fail.

For more information on this scholarship, check out the : Official Website 

Next Scholarship : International Scholarships Awards for Nigeria

International Scholarships Awards for Nigeria

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Students from Nigeria can apply for thousands of free scholarships available worldwide. Below is a list of scholarships Nigerian students can apply. The list below are updated frequently. Please visit this page again to see latest updated scholarships or you can simply subscribe for scholarships alerts on the subscribe form available on this site.

Furthermore, Nigeria receives international scholarships from foreign countries. Below are list of scholarships available for Nigerian students.




  • Australian Scholarships
  • Canadian Scholarships
  • Central America
  • Europe
  • Japanese Scholarships
  • Korean Scholarships
  • New Zealand Scholarships
  • North America
  • Pacific
  • Scholarships for Africa
  • Singapore
  • UK Scholarships
  • USA Scholarships

  • Other Scholarships :Angelo South Pacific Postgraduate Scholarship in Law in New Zealand

    Angelo South Pacific Postgraduate Scholarship in Law in New Zealand

    Here is a great Scholarship Opportunity for Pacific Students to study in New Zealand. In particular, the scholarship recognises his close involvement with the development of academic legal studies at the University of the South Pacific and the long standing commitment of the Victoria University Law Faculty to the South Pacific.

    Scholarships Program
    - Masters
    - PhD.

    Field of Study:  Law

    Selection criteria

    The Scholarship is tenable to a Law graduate from the Pacific Islands with a first class academic record, who plans to undertake, or is currently undertaking, a Master’s degree at the Victoria University Law Faculty, either by thesis or by course work, or a Postgraduate Diploma. The applicant should be planning on a legal career in academic service, or in government or community service. Priority will be given to a student living in the Pacific Islands but Pacific students resident in New Zealand may also be considered.
    The Scholarship may also be awarded to a third or fourth year student of the Victoria University Law Faculty who wishes to enrol for a trimester at the Law Faculty of the University of the South Pacific. This award may be made in the same year as the award above.
    Number of awards offered

    A scholarship may be offered annually in each of the categories; subject to available funding.

    Scholarship Awards

    • The Scholarship covers one return economy class airfare and fees (whether at international or domestic level) for the LLM or Postgraduate Diploma.
    • For the Victoria University third or fourth year student intending to undertake one trimester at the University of the South Pacific, the value of the scholarship is one return economy airfare to Wellington.

    Tenure of award

    Up to one academic year.

    How to apply for this scholarship

    • Download the 'Application Form' from the link.
    • Victoria University students wishing to apply for study at the University of the South Pacific should contact Professor Tony Angelo, Faculty of Law, University of Wellington directly to discuss application by the 1 October.

    Download Application Form              or visit: Official Website 

    Closing dates for applications

    01/10/2017          and    01/10/2018

    Next Scholarship : Trent University International Graduate Scholarships in Canada


    Trent University International Graduate Scholarships in Canada

    Here are great scholarship opportunities for International Students to study in Canada. Trent University is offering applications for Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarships. These Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate program (M.A., MSc., PhD) program.

    Trent University is a public liberal Arts and science-oriented university located along the Otonabee River in Peterborough, Ontario, with a satellite campus in Oshawa, which serves the Regional Municipality of Durham.

    Scholarship Programs :   These Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate programme (M.A., MSc., Ph.D.) program and

    Field of Study: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

    Scholarship Award: This $5,000 scholarship is intended to support student.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    Candidates must met following criteria:

    Must not be holding any other major scholarship.

    • Open to all domestic or international full-time graduate students (M.A., MSc., PhD) with an admission GPA of A- and have continued to achieve academic excellence during graduate studies at Trent University. Students may be in any year of any graduate program.

    NOTE:  Successful recipient must agree to release their personal information specific to their name, program, research and details of their leadership qualities that exemplify the qualities of the Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarship.

    EntryRequirements:
    Master’s Program

    • The minimum requirement for admission to a Master’s Program is a four-year Honors Bachelor’s Degree (or the equivalent), from a recognized university.
    • Over all academic average of at least an upper second-class standing (B+/77%) in the work of the last ten full academic credits or the last two undergraduate years (full-time equivalent).

    Doctoral Program

    • Applicants to a PhD program should normally have a Master of Arts or a Master of Science degree as appropriate.
    • A minimum B+ average on a completed Master’s Program
    • English Language Requirement

    How to Apply for these scholarships

    Application documents are following:

    • CV
    • Transcripts (unofficial accepted)
    • A statement of research(maximum two pages)
    • A brief non technical summary (maximum of 400 words)
    • A statement of leadership (maximum two pages) describing the activities and contributions of the applicant which aligns with the values and legacy of Thomas J. Bata.
    • One confidential letter of reference from a member of the community addressing leadership activities, extracurricular interactions & collaborations, and character.
    • Application Form

    For more information on the application process check out the links below.

    Application Form                          or visit : Official Website

    Scholarship due date:    October 2, 2017

    Next Scholarship: Masters Scholarships in Engineering at Pontifical Catholic University in Chile

    Masters Scholarships in Engineering at Pontifical Catholic University in Chile

    Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Chile.  The Governments of Chile and Japan, through its Agency for International Cooperation AGCI and JICA is welcoming applicants for master scholarships in Structural and Geotechnical Engineering. These scholarships are available for the applicants from developing countries.

    The purpose of the Scholarship Program AGCI -JICA is a joint initiative with Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), to contribute to the training of advanced human capital in the area of Seismic Engineering through participation of Latin American professionals in the Masters in Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (Master1EG), given by the School of Engineering of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.

     The Chilean Agency for International Development Cooperation (AGCID) is a Chilean public service, created in 1990, functionally decentralized, with legal personality and own property.

    Degree Program:  These scholarships are available to pursue the master programme.

    Available Subject: These scholarships are awarded in Structural and Geotechnical Engineering.

    Scholarship Benefits: These scholarships will cover the followings:


    • Payment of one-way ticket from the capital of the country of origin of the grantee to the city of the destination of arrival, Santiago, Chile and back to his country, at the end of the studies.
    • The total value of the total Masters for AGCI grantees for 13 months will be of 198 Chilean Unit of Account – UF (current value of approximately 26, 487 Chilean pesos per UF according to the information April 2017, but there could be a variation in the rate at the moment of enrollment) if there is a difference AGCI would provide a maximum of 2,500,000 Chilean pesos and the difference should be paid directly by the grantee. This last payment in particular and would be processed between the grantee and the University. University document may require payment of this amount to allow entry to the student.
    • Payment of $ 500,000 – (five hundred thousand pesos) per month for accommodation and maintenance for 13 months of the duration of the program. In the months of December, January and/or February, AGCI will pay to the grantee 100% of the monthly allowance only if the grantee remains in Chile for more than half of the respective months. In any other case1,  AGCI will pay only 50% of the amount of that allowance.
    • Provision is made by the scholarship as the grant is in effect, life insurance, health and accidents, events or incidents that affect the grantee and which may occur within the territory of Chile. Provision is made to the grantee as the grant is in effect, life insurance, health and accidents, events or incidents that affect the grantee and which may occur within the territory of Chile. Additionally, in the event that in relation to this point, the scholar should comply with what is stated in the No 6 of the fourth clause of the Convention whose preliminary format is attached in Annex 2 of this Call. and an incident should occur AGCI has a formal cooperation agreement with the System for the Provision of Public Health (FONASA ), the grantee shall be entitled to receive care through the System of Chilean Public Health Service since the grantee would have a national identity card issued by the Civil Registry Service of Chile.
    • In his first semester in the program of study, the grantee will be offered an assignment of textbooks and study materials, amounting to the sum of only ninety thousand Chilean pesos ($ 90,000).
    • Provided the grantee’s grade point average in the respective study program is equal to or greater than 5.5 (five point five) or its equivalent scale, they shall be granted, only once, an assignment of an amount equal to half the monthly allowance to support the costs for thesis preparation or any analogous requirement of compliance required by the institution of higher education for the respective degree. To do this, the grantee must prove the points raised in section V of the 3rd clause according to the Convention that is attached in Annex 2 of this Call before the expiration of the tenth month that AGCI is paying you the monthly stipend referred to in paragraph 3 of this section.
    • Payment in support of the thesis is the half monthly fee, as long as the recipient has obtained an average of 5.5 final in the Master’s Program

    Numbers of Scholarships: Five scholarships are available.

    Scholarship Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:


    • This program is aimed at professionals with two or more years of experience in the carrying out the profession of a Structural and Geotechnical Engineer, or in a related area.

    Eligible Nationalities: Applicants of  Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Dominican Republic and CARICOM member countries: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago can apply for these scholarships.

    Application Procedure: Applicants can apply by post.


    • Grant Application Form to AGCI, duly completed and signed (see Appendix 1).
    • Letter of final acceptance to the Master’s Program, issued by the relevant authority of the School of Engineering of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, indicating the unconditional acceptance of the applicant in intensive mode between March 2018 and March 2019, including the presentation of the final project.
    • Each applicant must make inquiries particularly regarding the orientation and the Master’s Program curriculum. It is suggested that you get in contact with the head of the admissions process for the University via the following link: www masterieg.puc.cl
    • A compatible health certificate issued and signed by a licensed physician, indicating pre-existing conditions declared by the applicant (see Annex II)
    • Copy of your professional title.
    • A brief description of the reasons for you to study in Chile, the objectives of the studies you want to perform when you return to your country as you proposed in your application.
    • The brief description of the final project you will develop (preliminary).
    • Letter of academic recommendation.
    • Cover letter from your employer, in which it is specified clearly the interest of your employee or official in conducting these studies in Chile and indicating that the person concerned actually has permission to be absent during the duration the scholarship and that you will retain the person in you charge on their return. The Master’s program modules contemplated by the Japanese experts are mandatory for recipients of the AGCI scholarship and form part of the grant.

    For more information on the scholarship Application process: check out the : Official Website 
    or . Download Application Form

    Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 30, 2017.

    Next Scholarship: University of Alberta Centenary Scholarships in Canada