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Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarships | Trent University, Canada

Trent University is inviting applications for Thomas J. Bata Memorial Graduate Scholarships. Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate programme (M.A., MSc., PhD) programme.

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.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing graduate programme (M.A., MSc., Ph.D.) programme.

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

Scholarship Award: This $5,000 scholarship is intended to support a student that demonstrates leadership qualities such as innovation, entrepreneurship, community responsibility and global citizenship.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

Eligibility:

  • 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:  Success 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.

Nationality: Scholarships are open to all domestic or international students

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:
Master’s Program

  • The minimum requirement for admission to a Master’s Program is a four-year Honours 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

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

Application Requirements:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • 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 and collaborations, and character.

Download Application Form

Visit the Scholarship Link for more details.

Application Deadline: 2nd October, 2017.

Master Scholarships in Italy at Collegio Carlo Alberto for International Students, 2017

The Collegio Carlo Alberto is offering Master Scholarships in Public Policy and Social Change. Both Italian and foreign students are eligible to apply.

Collegio Carlo Alberto is a Private Research and Teaching Institution, located in the town of Moncalieri, northern Italy, in the province of Turin. The institution was created in 2004 as a joint initiative of the Compagnia di San Paolo and the University of Turin.

Its mission is to foster research and education in social sciences. President of the Collegio is Pietro Terna

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.

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

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Public Policy and Social Change.

Scholarship Award: Fee: €5,000. A limited number of tuition waivers and scholarships are still available

Eligibility: A second cycle degree or one long cycle degree programme

Nationality: Italian and foreign students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have undergraduate degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: 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.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted for the ordinary session exclusively via the Esse3Web online form.

Get Application Form

Visit School Official Scholarship Portal

Application Deadline: 25th August, 2017.

Study And Work in New York: $15,000 International Scholarships at Colombia University New York – Nigerians Can Apply

A number of fully funded scholarships are being offered by the Colombia University, USA for interested and qualified students. New York, the administrative city of the United States of America is world-class destination for International Students. Students applicants can select from MBA programmes offered at the City Business School.

The Columbia MBA Program is carefully designed to instill both the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the fast-moving, competitive world of business. Many top managers credit the skills they acquired at Columbia Business School as the springboard to their successful careers.

Columbia Business School is the business school of Columbia University in Manhattan, New York City. It is one of six Ivy League business schools, and is among the most selective of top business schools.

Application Deadline:

  • Entry: August, 18*
  • Early: October 4, 2017
  • Merit Fellowship Deadline: January 5, 2018
  • Final: April 11, 2018

MBA

  • Entry: January, 18*
  • Deadline: October 4, 2017.
*Note: All deadlines are at 11:59 PM New York Time

Application and submission instructions can be found using the below website application links.

Canadian Government Fully Funded Vanier International Scholarships, 2018 (Students VISA for Nigerians)

The Government of Canada launched the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program in 2008 to strengthen Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. Vanier Scholars demonstrate leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and/or humanities, natural sciences and/or engineering and health.

Location: Canada

Benefits: Each Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year.

To be considered for a Vanier CGS, you must:

  • be nominated by only one Canadian institution, which must have received a Vanier CGS quota;
  • be pursuing your first doctoral degree (including joint undergraduate/graduate research program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD – if it has a demonstrated and significant research component). Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
  • intend to pursue, in the summer semester or the academic year following the announcement of results, full-time doctoral (or a joint graduate program such as: MD/PhD, DVM/PhD, JD/PhD) studies and research at the nominating institution; Note that only the PhD portion of a combined degree is eligible for funding;
  • not have completed more than 20 months of doctoral studies as of May 1, 2018 (see calculating months of doctoral studies below);
  • have achieved a first-class average, as determined by your institution, in each of the last two years of full-time study or equivalent. Candidates are encouraged to contact the institution for its definition of a first-class average, and
  • must not hold, or have held, a doctoral-level scholarship or fellowship from CIHR, NSERC or SSHRC to undertake or complete a doctoral degree.

Eligible Regions: Open for All.

How to Apply

Apply online through the given website below.

Application Form

Application Deadline: 1st November, 2017.

Study in Australia: University of Queensland Fully Funded International Scholarships in Australia, 2017

The University of Queensland is pleased to offer Boeing – UQ Research Alliance PhD Scholarship to study full time in Australia.

This project will explore novel human-centric IoT opportunities that will interface with future Boeing real-time data communication frameworks or existing IT infrastructure in the factory space. It will aim to provide unobtrusive, contextually significant data production to support factory operator activities in a safety critical manufacturing environment.

The University of Queensland positively influences society by engaging in the pursuit of excellence through the creation, preservation, transfer, and application of knowledge. UQ helps shape the future by bringing together and developing leaders in their fields to inspire the next generation and to advance ideas that benefit the world.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded under the project Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) for Digital Aviation (Novel Human-centric Data Production in Smart Factories).

Scholarship Award: The selected student will receive a UQ Graduate School living stipend of $26,682 per annum (2017 rate) and an additional Boeing Top UP Scholarship of $14,150 per annum. The top-up will be awarded on a yearly basis according to satisfactory progress.

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

To be eligible you must:

  • Be studying full-time and onshore in Australia.
  • Be nominated by an enrolling school or Institute at UQ.
  • Be assessed by the Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the research higher degree program.
  • Not hold a qualification at the same or a higher level than the research higher degree program you are undertaking.
  • Not be receiving a living allowance award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the RTP Scholarship living allowance rate to undertake the research higher degree program.
  • Not be receiving a Commonwealth funded tuition fee scholarship.

Nationality: Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens, as well as International students, are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: In order to be considered applicants must not hold a qualification at the same or a higher level than the research higher degree program you are undertaking.

English Language Requirements: In order to be considered applicants should meet the UQ’s English language proficiency requirements.

How to Apply

To apply for admission and scholarship follow these easy steps. There is no separate application for the scholarship and you will be given the opportunity to request scholarship consideration on the application for admission.

Please ensure that you

  • Select both ‘I would like to be considered for a UQ scholarship to cover a living allowance and/ or tuition fee expenses’ AND ‘I am applying for, or have been awarded a scholarship or sponsorship’
  • Enter in the free-text field the scholarship name “QAAFI PhD Scholarship (QPhDs)” and “QAAFI” as the sponsor.

Official Scholarship Website

Application Deadline:  31st August, 2017.

Study in Germany: Goethe University Master’s Scholarship for International Students, 2018- Apply

The Goethe University is now accepting applications for Master Scholarship program, funded by the Johanna-Quandt-Foundation Frankfurt. German as well as foreign students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The purpose of the scholarship is to foster your academic career, to enable you to become involved in existing research projects and to actively support you during your Master’s degree studies. A Master’s degree is the prerequisite for starting a Ph.D. in one of Goethe University’s seminal research units.

The Goethe University is a research-oriented university in the European financial metropolis Frankfurt. As a foundation university, she has a unique degree of independence, urban and cosmopolitan.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MSc and MA courses with a special emphasis on research.

Apply Also: University of Duisburg-Essien (UDE)

Study Subject: Within the Goethe Goes Global Programme, scholarships can be awarded to the following Master programs:

Humanities and Social Sciences
Master’s Programmes and Related Research Units

Computer Science SFB 902, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre HIC for FAIR
Social and Cultural Anthropology / Ethnology SFB 1095
History SFB 1095, EXC 243
International Studies /
Peace and Conflict Research
EXC 243
Mathematics LOEWE-Centre HIC for FAIR
Philosophy SFB 1095, EXC 243
Political Theory EXC 243
Quantitative Economics, Finance,
Management, Marketing
LOEWE-Centre SAFE
Sinology SFB 1095
Natural Sciences
Master’s Programmes and Related Research Units
Biochemistry SFB 1177, SFB 807, SFB 902, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre TMP
Bioinformatics SFB 1177, SFB 902, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre TMP
Biophysics SFB 1177, SFB 807, SFB 902, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre HIC for FAIR
Chemistry SFB 807, SFB 902, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre TMP
Geosciences LOEWE-Centre HIC for Fair
Interdisciplinary Neuroscience SFB 902, SFB 1080, LOEWE-Centre TMP, SFB/TR 23, EXC 115
Molecular Biosciences SFB 1177, SFB 807, SFB 902, SFB/TR 23, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre TMP
Molecular Biotechnology SFB 1177, SFB 807, SFB 902, EXC 115
Molecular Medicine LOEWE-Centre TMP, LOEWE-Centre CGT, EXC 147, SFB/TR 23, SFB 1039, SFB 902, SFB 834, SFB 815, SFB 1177,
Physical Biology of Cells and Cell Interactions SFB 807, SFB 1177, SFB 902, SFB 1080, LOEWE-Centre TMP, EXC 115
Physics SFB 902, SFB/TR 49, EXC 115, LOEWE-Centre HIC for FAIR

Scholarship Award: Goethe University will provide you, as a scholarship holder, with:

  • A monthly stipend of 1,000 € for the standard period of study in a Master program at Goethe-University (generally 2 years)
  • Excellent academic supervision by professors and academic staff who work in most cases in the university’s most distinguished research units
  • The option to write your Master’s thesis and other seminar papers or do an internship in their respective research unit
  • Support and orientation by an experienced Master’s student buddy during your studies
  • Access to seminars focusing on professional skills at our Graduate Academy GRADE, normally open only to Ph.D. students and postdocs
  • Innovative research environment and networks to fellow scholarship holders and other advanced researchers
  • Career support through Goethe University’s Research Support Office
  • Insight and involvement in the activities of multidisciplinary research groups at Goethe University

Number of Scholarships: 20 scholarships per year will be offered

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

  • German students can apply as well as foreign students. All applicants need to have completed at least two-thirds of their Bachelor’s degree (or another equivalent or higher degree) at a university outside of Germany and meet the other conditions mentioned on the website.
  • Goethe University gives preference to candidates who are not enrolled in another German university.

Nationality: German, as well as foreign students, are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: To qualify for admission to a Master’s program at Goethe University, you must have already completed a Bachelor’s degree (or another program at an equivalent level) in a relevant field, and have passed the selection process of the respective program.

Apply Also: FH Aachen German International Scholarship

English Language Requirements:

How to Apply: The application has to be submitted via Goethe University’s MasterPortal. Open the application form for the Master program of your choice and you will be guided to the Scholarship application.

To apply for the scholarship program you will need:

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) at least two-thirds of which have been completed at a university outside Germany plus a transcript of records
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or other academic staff (signed by hand and officially sealed), stating your excellent or above-average performance (among the top 10% of graduates from your previous degree program)
  • A letter of motivation outlining a study plan and demonstrating your academic ability as well as your principle research interest
  • Proof of proficiency in German and/or English (depending on the language of instruction of the Master’s course)
  • A comprehensive CV in tabular form
  • To be admitted to one of the selected Master program (the selection process for both the Master’s program and the scholarship takes place at the same time)
  • To identify one of the research units which the Master program of your choice is related to. The respective research unit should match your research interest and be a potential workplace for you in the future (you have to select a single research unit) see: “Master Programmes” or “Research Units” for details on the research units).
  • You can apply for up to three degree programs. However, you are only allowed to apply for one relevant research unit in connection with your scholarship application
  • After you have completed the first half of the study period, you will have to submit a transcript of records proving your successful performance, in order to receive further funding (for Sinology and History after six months and for the remaining degree programs after one year).

Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

Application Deadline: 30th July, 2017.

Study in Germany: Fully-Funded Scholarship at University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) for International Students, 2018

University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) is pleased to offer UDE-Scholarships to pursue Bachelor and Master degree program for winter 2017/2018 and summer 2018. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial help to international students to study in Germany.

With over 43,000 students, the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) is one of the ten largest in the Federal Republic. Their wide range of subjects ranges from the Humanities, Society and Education Sciences to Economics, Engineering, Natural Sciences, and Medicine. Since its foundation in 2003, UDE has developed into a universally recognized research university.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Bachelor and Master degree program.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The UDE-Scholarship is part of the Deutschland stipendium and awards excellent students studying at the University of Duisburg-Essen with 300 € per month for an entire academic year.

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

  • All students who are properly enrolled at the University of Duisburg-Essen and are within their regular course duration
  • Everyone who intends to study at the University of Duisburg-Essen in the winter semester 2016/17 beginning in October (matriculation status will be checked at the beginning of the semester – matriculation at the time of application is not necessary)
  • Unfortunately, PhD students or students of degree courses liable to fees (e.g. Educational Media) cannot apply for a UDE-scholarship in general.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: All students who are properly enrolled at the University of Duisburg-Essen and are within their regular course duration.

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.

How to Apply

The mode of application is online.

Which data is required?

  • Personal data (name, address etc.)
  • Information regarding other scholarships and BAföG
  • Information regarding your (planned) course of studies and average grades, ECTS-points, and grade of graduation (e.g. Abitur)
  • Curriculum vitae on your development (education, internships etc.) and, if applicable, on possible volunteer work (please note that you might have to enter contact information for a verification of your entries)
  • Letter of motivation (2.000 characters maximum)
  • Optional information on your personal background (Can be to your advantage in the selection process)
  • Handing in any documents in paper form is not necessary unless we will ask you to provide documents later on during the selection process

Application Form

Visit School Application Portal

Application Start/Deadline: June 14, 2017, until July 17, 2017.

Applied Partnership Awards for Researchers in Ireland, 2017 – APPLY

Applications are invited for the Applied Partnership Awards funded by Health Research Board of Ireland. These awards are available for pursuing research in areas of Health.

The aim of the Applied Partnership Awards is to support high quality applied research projects.

The Health Research Board (HRB) is a quango responsible for funding, co-ordination, and oversight of medical research in the Republic of Ireland.

Course Level: These awards are available to pursue research.

Study Subject: These awards are awarded in the field of Health.

Scholarship Award: These awards will cover the following:

  • The maximum amount that can be requested from the HRB per application is €200,000 (inclusive of overheads).

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

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

  • Applications should be made on behalf of a team which is made up of researchers and knowledge users. The applicant team should designate a Lead Applicant from the research team, and a Lead Applicant from the Knowledge User team. While we acknowledge that there are many individuals in Knowledge User organizations that are also experienced researchers, it is important in this scheme that there are two distinct Lead Applicants.
  • The applicant team must demonstrate clearly that the appropriate and relevant partners are involved in order to achieve the objectives set out in the research proposal and in a manner that aligns well with the sections included in the application on relevance, knowledge translation plan and impact.

Nationality: Irish researchers can apply for these awards.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be researchers.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply through online processor.

  • The ingredients of a successful grant application are good ideas, sound methodology and a clear well written application. Only applications that reach a sufficiently high standard are funded. Applicants should read the information in this section before applying for funding.

Online application

Scholarship Link

Application Deadline: 15th September, 2017.

British Council Scholarships for International Students – Apply Now

If your dream is to study overseas in an International University, the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS in collaboration with The Study-Portals Scholarships is here to help you get there. This scholarship program is aimed at providing Study Aids for those who cannot finance their education.

The ISIC Association and British Council IELTS in collaboration with The Study-Portals is offering £10,000 scholarship opportunities for individuals to study at any foreign country of their choice.

This scholarship program will be awarded to outstanding students who wants to pursue an undergraduate or postgraduate program at any foreign Institution of their choice via normal admission window.

To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
  • be 18 years and above
  • have taken an IELTS test at a British Council centre and hold a valid official Test Report Form issued by the British Council
  • be a valid ISIC cardholder at the time of application
  • have applied or applying for an undergraduate or postgraduate program at any foreign institution.
  • have good academic grades

Complete application guideline is online at Masters-Portals website

Closing Dates for Application

30th June 2017 for students that will start studying in Autumn 2017.
30th September 2017 for students that will start studying in Spring 2018.

UK Scholarships for International Students at INTO City University, Manchester – Start Application

INTO City University are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you to achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

Are you thinking of applying to study at INTO City, University of London? You could be eligible for a scholarship worth between £1,000 – £5,000 towards your tuition fees.

All students are welcome to apply, no matter what your background or financial circumstances

100% Pre-Master’s Scholarship

INTO Manchester are offering a scholarship for students starting courses on all pathways in September 2017 and January 2018.

Course/s: All pathways
Start dates September, 2017
January, 2018
Amount: 100% tuition fee
Availability: 1
Deadline: 12th July, 2017
Eligibility: All scholarships are awarded on merit

50% International Year One Scholarship

INTO Manchester is offering scholarships for students starting the International Year One in Accounting and Finance, and International Year One in Business Management courses in September 2017 and January 2018.

Course/s: International Year One in Accounting and Finance
International Year One in Business Management
Start dates September 2017
January 2018
Amount: 50% tuition fee
Availability: 2 (one for each pathway)
Deadline: 12 July 2017
Eligibility: All scholarships are awarded on merit.

Conditions

Successful scholarship holders will be expected to:

  • Successfully meet all remaining conditions for entry to their chosen course
  • Successfully complete the course and progress to an eligible degree course
  • Maintain excellent attendance and complete all work during their course

Are you interested?

To be considered for a scholarship, you’ll need to:

  1. Apply for an eligible course
  2. Be offered a place.

To apply for the scholarship you will need to:

Fill in the scholarship application form, and send with the documents below to manchesterscholarships@intoglobal.com

  • Letter of offer
  • Latest academic transcript
  • Evidence of English proficiency
  • One page personal statement

All applications will be reviewed by a scholarship panel and successful applicants will be notified via the email address provided on the scholarship application.

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries awarded by INTO can’t usually be combined. Students will be awarded the reduction that is most beneficial to them.
Application Deadline: 12th July, 2017.
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