Thursday, July 5, 2018

Ian McLaren Memorial Undergraduate Scholarships in New Zealand

Ian McLaren Memorial Undergraduate Scholarships in New Zealand

Here is a great scholarship opportunity for fee paying students to subsidize their fees while studying in New Zealand. The University of Waikato is offering Ian McLaren Memorial Scholarship to supports students undertaking an undergraduate programme in Education at the University for the academic year 2018.

The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand, with a satellite campus located in Tauranga.

Scholarship Program 

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of education.
Scholarship Award: The Scholarship has a value of up $3,000 and will be paid as a lump sum.
Nationality: The Scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, and international students.
Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given

Eligibility for the Scholarship

Eligible Countries: The Scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, and international students.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for consideration for this Scholarship, applicants must:

1.1.1. Be enrolled full-time (a full academic year comprises of 120 points), in the second or consecutive year of an undergraduate programme, in the Faculty of Education at the University of Waikato in the year of tenure;

1.1.2. Achieved a minimum GPA average of B+; and

1.1.3. Have not previously received the Scholarship.

1.2. The Scholarship is open to New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, and international students.

1.2.1. International students must have completed at least 120 points at any New Zealand University.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score. Scores can vary according to the qualification sought. If English is not first language applicant must provide one of the following as evidence of English language proficiency:
IELTS: Some qualifications require an overall band 6.5 and a Writing band 6.0. and some require 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each band (7.0 overall for Graduate Diploma in Teaching with no less than 7.0 in each band. 7.0 for the Bachelor of Teaching with no less than 7.0 in each band. 7.5 for the Master of Teaching and Learning). The English language proficiency requirements for admission to particular qualifications are at the discretion of the Dean concerned.
TOEFL (internet based): 90 with a writing score of 22 (100 for Graduate Law)
TOEFL (paper-based): 577 overall including a TWE of 5.0 (100 overall and TWE of 5.5 for Graduate Law)
TOEFL (computer-based): 233 including a TWE of 5.0 (5.5 for Graduate Law).


Applicants whose first language is not English are required to provide satisfactory evidence of English language proficiency, generally in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL score.

Application Procedure

How to Apply: Along with completing the online application form, each applicant must submit:

a) A one-page statement using the subheadings below:

(i) Future career aspirations

(ii) An outline of their interest in education and its relationship to society

(iii) Community involvement and extracurricular activities


Scholarship Due Date

Application Deadline: August 1, 2018 (annually) 

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Fontys ACI Creative Mind Undergraduate Scholarships in Netherlands


Monday, June 25, 2018

Fontys ACI Creative Mind Undergraduate Scholarships in Netherlands

Fontys ACI Creative Mind Undergraduate Scholarships in Netherlands

Here are some scholarship opportunities for International Students to study in the Netherlands. The new ACI Creative Mind Scholarship is now available on offer for the academic year 2019-2020. The scholarship is awarded for non-EEA citizens.

The purpose of the scholarship is to support young, creative minds during their study period at ACI.

Fontys Hogescholen (Fontys University of Applied Sciences, or ‘Fontys’) is one of the largest Dutch universities, with campuses located primarily in the south of Holland. Despite the large student numbers, education at Fontys is organised on a small scale. At Fontys, internationalisation is a key issue. We offer English-language education to foreign students who wish to follow complete course programmes and/or to foreign students visiting us as exchange students. Quality is the key feature of the Fontys vision. We strive to achieve a level of quality that will match that of any higher education institution in the European context.

Scholarship Description:

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue undergraduate degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Arts and Humanities, Business administration and management.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship amounts to € 3,000. The purpose of the scholarship is to support young, creative minds during their study period at ACI.
Nationality: Scholarship is awarded for non-EEA citizens.
Number of Scholarships: Varies 
Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Scholarship is awarded for non-EEA citizens:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua & Barbados, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Autonomous Palestinian Territories, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bonaire, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Caribbean Netherlands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, French Guyana, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire), Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Saba, Saint Eustatius, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent & Grenadines, Samoa, Sante Lucia, Sao Tome And Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Republic of, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Republic of the, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Your nationality is non-EEA
  • You do not have a degree from an educational institution in the Netherlands
  • You have to be enrolled as a regular student for one of ACI’s study programmes
  • You can demonstrate that you have a creative mind and focus**
  • For applicants of higher study years (years 2, 3 and 4): You do not have any study delay (all courses passed so far). There are no negative entries in your student file.

English Language Requirements: 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.

ACI Creative Mind Undergraduate Scholarship

Application Procedure:
How to Apply: To apply, send your full application file to on the email: aciinternational (at)fontys.nl including motivation letter, CV, grade records and in case of the ACI Creative Mind Scholarship the demonstration of your creative mind and focus.


Due date ; Applications Deadline: January 1, 2019

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Australia Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarships for International Students


Thursday, June 14, 2018

Australia Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarships for International Students

Australia Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarships for International Students

Here is a scholarship opportunity for fee paying International students at the University of Melbourne in Australia. The University of Melbourne is inviting applications for Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarships. This scholarship is awarded to talented undergraduate students in recognition of their outstanding academic achievement during their Australian Year 12 or International Baccalaureate (IB) undertaken in Australia.

Descriptions 
Scholarship Provider: The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, it is Australia’s second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria.
Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.
Scholarship Benefits: 50% fee remission
Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Arts, Biomedicine, Commerce, Design, Music, and Science.
Eligible Nationalities: Scholarships are open to international students.
Requirements:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:
Be a citizen of a country other than Australia
Have completed Australian Year Twelve or International Baccalaureate in Australia
Have applied for a University of Melbourne undergraduate course via VTAC for commencement in the year following completion of Australian Year Twelve or International Baccalaureate
Not have previously undertaken any tertiary studies (excluding extension studies completed as part of a Year 12 program)

Language: English is the language of instruction and assessment across the University of Melbourne. Students must meet the English language requirements of the University to be eligible for a place.


Application Procedure: Eligible students who have applied for admission to the University via VTAC will be automatically considered for the Melbourne Chancellor’s Scholarship.

Apply Now  or visit : Official Website 

Deadline: Open all year around

Next ; Follow the Kiwi Scholarships in New Zealand
Follow the Kiwi Scholarships in New Zealand

Follow the Kiwi Scholarships in New Zealand

Here is a scholarship opportunities for international students to do High School in New Zealand.  The Follow the Kiwi scholarship is for high school students from France, Germany and Italy to study at a New Zealand school for a minimum of ten weeks. If you want to perfect your English, take up a new sport like rugby or netball, or spend time cooking, dancing or playing an instrument, then this scholarship is for you. New Zealand schools offer a wide range of subjects that will give you the skills you want and prepare you for the future.

New Zealand's education system takes a high-quality, innovative teaching approach in a safe learning environment. Students enjoy personal attention from passionate teachers and a balance of theoretical and practical learning. Our schools encourage students to think creatively and independently, allowing every student to reach their potential.

There are three Follow the Kiwi scholarships available for high school students: one each for France, Germany and Italy. Each Follow the Kiwi scholarship provides NZ$15,000 (approximately €8,900) to contribute to tuition, school-related costs and living expenses. Scholars must study in New Zealand for a minimum of one school term (ten weeks), commencing in April 2019 at the latest.

Scholarship Progrm

- High School Scholarships

Scholarship Awards : 3 Scholarships are available
  Scholarships Benefits: NZ$15,000 : Win a NZ$15,000 scholarship to study at a high school in New Zealand, the #1 destination for preparing students for the future (The Economist Intelligence Unit).

Eligibility Criteria

Who can apply?
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
How to apply?
To Follow the Kiwi, you'll need to complete the online application form AND upload either a motivational letter, online blog, short video (max 2 minutes), or photo collage telling us:
  • who you are
  • why you want to study in New Zealand;
  • which skills you would like to learn or improve at a New Zealand secondary school; and
  • why you are the perfect candidate to follow the kiwi all the way to New Zealand.
To apply, you must:
  • be a legal citizen of Germany, France or Italy, or have held resident status in one of these countries for at least two years;
  • be aged between 14 and 17 years at the time of the application; and
  • provide the name and contact details of your parent(s) or caregiver(s). We'll contact them for you to take part in the scholarship programme, if successful.
  • Value of the Scholarship
Apply Now      or visit: Official Website

Due date: May annually

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