Saturday, February 17, 2018

Australia Southern Cross University International Student Scholarships

Australia Southern Cross University International Student Scholarships

Study in Australia on these awesome scholarships. The Southern Cross University in Australia is offering International Student Scholarships for 2018. These scholarships are available for International Students  from citizens of countries in South Asia, Southeast Asia, and China. The scholarships are designed to recognize academic excellence, promote cultural diversity and to provide financial support to international students.

Southern Cross University is an established Australian public university, with campuses at Lismore and Coffs Harbour in northern New South Wales, and at the southern end of the Gold Coast in Queensland.

Scholarships program
Scholarships are available for students applying to study at Southern Cross University (SCU) Sydney, Melbourne, and Perth.
Fields of Study: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Awards: Up to $2,800 off on first year’s tuition fees

Eligible Countries: Citizens of countries in South Asia, Southeast Asia, and China are eligible to apply.

Entrance Requirements:

Available for offshore applications from citizens of countries in South Asia, Southeast Asia, and China
The International Student Scholarships are only available for 2018 intake dates
Available for students applying to study at Southern Cross University (SCU) Sydney, Melbourne, and Perth.
English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.

Application Procedure: Scholarship applications are generally submitted with the International Application for Admission form and sent to the relevant campus.

Get Application Form             or visit: Official Website

Due date: March 31, 2018

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Australian Government Fully Funded Scholarships Awards for 2019


Saturday, February 10, 2018

Australian Government Fully Funded Scholarships Awards for  2019

Australian Government Fully Funded Scholarships Awards for 2019

The prestigious Australian Scholarships Awards for International students commencing studies in 2019 are now open. Applications are invited for Australian Government Awards for students of Asia, Pacific, Africa and Middle East. Scholarships are available to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

The study and research opportunities provided by Australia Awards Scholarships develop the skills and knowledge of individuals to drive change and contribute to the development outcomes of their own country.

The Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships funded by the Australian Government that aim to contribute to the long term development needs of Australia’s partner countries, in line with bilateral and regional agreements.

Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the scholarship. An applicant or awardee should meet DFAT’s English language requirements for receiving an Australia Awards Scholarship.

Scholarship Programs
These scholarships are available for Undergraduate, Post Graduate (masters & PhD) studies at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

Area of Study: Study programs must relate to applicants country’s priority areas for development. These are listed on the participating country profiles.
Scholarship Awards & Benefits: The Awards are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program specified by the Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training. The following benefits generally apply:
  • Full tuition fees
  • Return air travel—payment of a single return, economy class airfare to and from Australia, via the most direct route
  • Establishment allowance—a once only payment of A$5,000 as a contribution towards accommodation expenses, text books, study materials
  • Contribution to Living Expenses (CLE) – is a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at a rate determined by the department. From 1 January 2013, CLE payable to awardees is A$30,000 per year.
  • Introductory Academic Program (IAP)—a compulsory 4-6 week program prior to the commencement of formal academic studies covering information on life and study in Australia
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for award holder only)—provided to cover the student’s basic medical costs (with the exception of pre-existing conditions)
  • Pre-course English (PCE) fees—if deemed necessary PCE may be available for students for in-country and/or in-Australia training
  • Supplementary Academic Support may be available to ensure a Scholar’s academic success or enhance their academic experience
  • Fieldwork (for research awardees and Master by coursework which has a research component where fieldwork is compulsory component)—may be available for eligible research students for one return economy class airfare via the most direct route to their country of citizenship or within Australia.

Number of Scholarships: Various scholarships are available.
Nationality: Asia, Pacific, Africa, Middle East

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

Eligible Countries: Students of participating countries can apply for the Australia Awards Scholarships. Asia, Pacific, Africa, Middle East

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible to receive an Australia Awards Scholarship, applicants must:
  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the scholarship
  • Be a citizen of a participating country (as listed on the Australia Awards website) and be residing in and applying for the scholarship from their country of citizenship
  • Not be married, engaged to, or a de facto of a person who holds, or is eligible to hold, Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency, at any time during the application, selection or mobilisation phases (note: residents of Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau with New Zealand citizenship are eligible but must apply for a Student visa (subclass 500) and not be current serving military personnel
  • Not be a citizen of Australia, hold permanent residency in Australia or be applying for a visa to live in Australia permanently
  • Not be applying for another long-term Australia Award unless they have resided outside of Australia for twice the length of the total time that they were in Australia (for example, a previous awardee who has been on an Australia Awards Scholarship in Australia for four years will not be eligible to apply for another Australia Awards Scholarship until they have resided outside Australia for eight years)
  • Have satisfied any specific criteria established by the Program Area or the government of the applicant’s country of citizenship (e.g. having worked a certain number of years in an appropriate sector) vii. be able to satisfy the admission requirements of the institution at which the award is to be undertaken (this may mean that Program Areas will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the institution’s admission requirements. This may not be known until Program Areas request a placement at selected institutions)
  • Be able to satisfy all requirements of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to hold a Student Visa. This may mean that the Program Area will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the visa requirements ix. Applicants must inform the Program Area of any connection or relationship to staff employed at Program Areas or with managing contractors so that the application may be properly and transparently managed.

English Language Requirements:  An applicant or awardee will meet DFAT’s English language requirements for receiving an Australia Awards Scholarship. Where an applicant or awardee does not meet DFAT’s English language requirements the awardee will need to provide an academic English language test. Accepted English language tests are:
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)

Application Procedure:

Introduction – Before you apply:
  • Go to the Online Australia Scholarships Information System (OASIS). When you register online, you will be required to answer some questions to establish your eligibility. You will then be given a unique registration number, username and password.

Once you have checked the opening and closing dates for your country, refer to the Participating Country Profile to see which method of application they will accept.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online or post. Check out the application process and due dates for each country on the link below. 

Apply Now                 Due date for each country              Official Website

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018

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Humber International Entrance Scholarships in Canada


Friday, February 9, 2018

Humber International Entrance Scholarships in Canada

Humber International Entrance Scholarships in Canada

Study in Canada on this awesome Scholarship.  Humber College in Canada is inviting Internaitonal students for Undergraduate Degree program.  Humber offers full and partial renewable tuition scholarships for NEW international undergraduate students beginning classes in September 2018 and January 2019.

Scholarships Program
These scholarships are for Undergraduate program

Field of study: Eligible undergraduate programmes offered at the College

Nationality: International Students

Scholarship  benefits:  Two full tuition scholarships and one $5,000 scholarship are available in September 2018 while one full tuition scholarship and one $5,000 scholarship are available in January 2019. The scholarships will be applied toward the successful students’ tuition fees.

The scholarships are renewable but the student must maintain a minimum average of 75% in order to be eligible for renewal.

Eligibility:

Applications will be considered based on academics, community involvement, referee/reference letters and statement of interest.

Application procedure:

You must first apply for admissions before you can apply for the scholarship. The scholarship application form will be included in your acceptance package. Deadline is 19 May 2018 for the September 2018 intake or 28 September 2018 for January 2019.

For more information on these scholarships and the application procesure, check out the official website link below.

Official Website

Deadline: 19 May/28 Sept 2018 (annual)
Study in: Canada
Course starts Sept 2018/Jan 2019

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