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Pershing Foundation International Scholarships, 2017/2018 | Oxford University

The Pershing Square Foundation will be awarding fully funded scholarships to five (5) International Students to study at the prestigious University of Oxford, London, UK this 2018.

Submission of applications are expected to last until 17th March, 2018. Please note that some partnering Masters courses close their applications in January 2018 and others in March 2018.

Benefits of this scholarship:

  • The Oxford Pershing Square Scholarship provides funding for tuition, college fees and a contribution towards living expenses for both years of studies.
  • You would also benefit from opportunities for mentorship and networking with inspirational individuals and organizations that are part of the Pershing Square Foundation’s community.
  • You become integrated into Saïd Business School’s community as soon as you begin your Master’s degree by attending receptions and meetings with our Dean, faculty and other MBA scholars.
  • You can access and utilize both your department and Oxford Saïd’s resources and networks throughout both years.
  • You will also be invited to a spring ‘trek’ to New York City hosted by the Pershing Square Foundation, where you can participate in meetings and workshops with leading innovators and change makers.

Who can apply: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • be International students
  • have the Ability to envision how to achieve scalable and sustainable solutions to these challenges
  • have applied or applying to Oxford University, UK
  • be proficient in English Language
  • have good academic records

How To Apply

Interested applicants must submit an essay of no more than 500 words addressing this question ‘How do you intend to change the world? What does this tell us about you as a person?’.

Visit Scholarship Portal for sponsor details.

Trust Masters Scholarships at University of Sussex 2018 – Apply

The Canon Collins Trust scholarship is a special funding targeted for international students Southern Africa (Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria and other parts of countries considered as “Developing Countries”.

The Canon Collins Trust masters degree scholarship is great for students from any of the above listed countries or origin, who wish to study their masters degree programs in the United Kingdom.

To make this a reality and improve funding for students who wish to study but have no option, only to wake up in the morning and see it. The following universities are chosen at random.

  • School of Oriental and African Studies
  • University of Sussex
  • University of Edinburgh

It is worthy to note that the Cannon Scholarships will provide all winners with Full tuition fees scholarship, it covers a monthly stipend, a return economy flight, a settling-in allowance and other support whilst in the UK.

Application Deadline: 24th March, 2018.

Study in UK: Zenith Scholarship at the Robert Gordon University for International Students, 2018

Scholarship Description: Applications for invited for Zenith Undergraduate Scholarship at Robert Gordon University in the UK. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

Zenith Oilfield Technology operates in the artificial lift sector of the global oil and gas industry, focusing on pioneering new technologies to enable optimum recovery from customer wells through the gathering and analysis of downhole data and the design of generic and bespoke completion equipment.

Application Deadline: 27th October, 2017.

About University: Robert Gordon University, commonly referred to as RGU, is a public university in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. It became a university in 1992 and originated from an educational institution founded in the 18th century by Robert Gordon, a prosperous Aberdeen merchant, and various institutions which provided adult education and technical education in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to undergraduate scholarships.

Country of Study: UK

Available Subject: Applicants must be engaged in full-time study at Robert Gordon University on one of the degree programs listed below:

  • Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)
  • Mechanical Engineering MEng
  • Mechanical and Offshore Engineering BEng (Hons)
  • Mechanical and Offshore Engineering MEng
  • Mechanical and Electrical Engineering BEng (Hons)
  • Mechanical and Electrical Engineering MEng
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering BEng (Hons)
  • Electronic and Electrical Engineering MEng

Scholarship Benefits: The Zenith Undergraduate Scholarship offers two undergraduate students funding support up to the value of £2,500 per annum.

Number of Scholarships: Two scholarships are available.

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

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and personal characteristics. In respect of personal characteristics, applicants should be able to demonstrate that they:

  • Are enthusiastic, energetic & determined
  • Have a strong commitment to self-development
  • Possess good communication & interpersonal skills
  • Take a proactive and committed approach to their education
  • Are highly motivated
  • Are keen to succeed academically and professionally

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

Application Procedure: Completed application forms should be submitted to Scholarships-at-rgu.ac.uk

Application Form

Scholarship Link

Application Deadline: 27th October, 2017.

Leventis Fellowship for Nigerian Academics at SOAS, University of London UK – 2018

Leventis Foundation is funding fellowship for younger scholars to develop their research interests in the field of libraries and archives and to participate in the intellectual life of the Center. Nigerian academics are eligible for this research fellowship. Duration of fellowship is of three months. The scheme might be particularly appropriate for scholars working up a PhD thesis into publishable form. Send your application by post.

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries:  Nigeria

To be taken at (country): SOAS, University of London in UK

Eligible Field of Study: The fellowship is awarded in libraries and archives and to participate in the intellectual life of the Centre

Type: Research, Fellowship

Selection Criteria and Eligibility

  • Applications from Nigerian academics to take part in a scheme of collaborative research.
  • The scheme might be particularly appropriate for scholars working up a PhD thesis into publishable form.

Number of Scholarships: Not specified

Duration of Scholarship: 3 months

How to Apply

To be considered for the fellowship, applicants should send the following documents via email to ab17@soas.ac.uk

  • A complete curriculum vitae (maximum 2 pages)
  • A statement of current research interests (of not more than 1,000 words) specifying the aims to be achieved during the research period in London
  • One academic reference letter supporting the application (sent directly from the email account of the referee to ab17@soas.ac.uk)

Applications are considered by a Steering Committee in London. Emails will be sent to the applicants informing them of the Committee’s decision soon after the deadline of 31st March.

Email applications are preferable, but if you are unable to send your application by email, please post it to:

Ms Angelica Baschiera
Centre of African studies
SOAS‐University of London
Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
London WC1H 0XG
United Kingdom

Award Sponsors: Leventis Foundation

Important Notes: Letters will be sent to the applicants informing them of the Committee’s decision soon after the deadline.

Application Deadline: 31st March, 2018

Bill Gates Scholarship Programme is Ongoing | University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university. Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge

The aim of the Gates Cambridge programme is to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others

Benefits

  • The University Composition Fee at the appropriate rate*
  • A maintenance allowance for a single student (£14,900 for 12 months at the 2017-18 rate; pro rata for courses shorter than 12 months)
  • One economy single airfare at both the beginning and end of the course
  • Inbound visa costs & the cost of the Immigration Health Surcharge.

Eligibilities

  • A citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom
  • Applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study at the University of Cambridge:
  • Ph.D. (three-year research-only degree)
  • MSc or MLitt (two-year research-only degree)
  • One year postgraduate course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.)

For more information please visit their official website.

Eligible Regions: Open for all (except citizens of United Kingdom)

How to Apply

Apply online through the given website below

Download Application Form

Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more details.

Application Deadline: 11th October, 2017.

Apply For Access Opportunity Scholarship at University College London, 2017

University College London is pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship scheme for 2017-2018 academic year: the Access Opportunity Scholarship. The intention of the scholarship is to support those, who because of their immigration status are not able to secure student loans for their higher education.

Level/Field of Study

Any University College London undergraduate programme

Host Institution/Country

University College London, United Kingdom

Value/Duration of Award

The scholarship will consist of full tuition fees and a living allowance of £10,750 per year for the normal duration of your programme at University College London.   Annual renewal of the scholarship is subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Target Group

Citizens of member countries of the World Bank are eligible to apply for this program.

Eligibility

Applicants for the scholarship must be:

  • An asylum seeker holding an offer of a place on a University College London undergraduate programme, or
  • An offer-holder granted “limited” or “discretionary” leave to remain and;
  • Unable to access student finance (tuition fee or maintenance loan) because of your immigration status;
  • Able to prove your status, under one of the above categories;
  • Asylum seekers, children of asylum seekers, or unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and who are holding an offer for an undergraduate place at UCL will be eligible.

How to Apply

Complete applications and supporting documentations should be submitted by email to University College London.  The deadline for your application is Friday, 28 July 2017 18:00 (UK time).

It is important to read the Guidance Notes and visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship

Scholarship Website

Application Deadline: Friday 28th July, 2017 @ 18:00 (UK time).

Study in UK: Apply For Aberystwyth University Aber-Grad International Scholarship, 2017/2018

About

Aberystwyth not only offers a fantastic education but also an unbeaten quality of life. The university has a friendly, approachable student support team offering a range of skills and expertise. The team works with our students to achieve solutions for most of the challenges of student life.

Scholarship Description: The Aberystwyth University is delighted to offer Aber-grad Scholarships to pursue taught masters, LLM by Research and MPhil program. UK/EU and international students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Scholarships will be available for international (non-EU) students. Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 28th July, 2017.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available to pursue taught masters, LLM by Research and MPhil program.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any of the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Benefits: If you hold a First Class Bachelors (Hons.) degree, then the scholarship will be 20% of your tuition fees. Holders of Second Class degrees are eligible for a scholarship worth 10% of your Taught Masters tuition fee.

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

Students must be graduates of Aberystwyth University having gained at least a 2:2 or above. The scholarship will be automatically awarded to students registering on any Taught Masters scheme (excluding the PGCE courses) LLM by Research or MPhil at Aberystwyth University. All Aberystwyth University graduates (The UK, other EU, and non-EU) are eligible. The scheme covers all modes of study (full-time, part-time and distance-learning). Applicants may only hold the Aber-grad scholarship with other funding so long as the combined amount does not exceed 50% of the proposed Master’s tuition fees. (Note: Please note that the regulations of other scholarships prevent them from being held with other awards. It is the applicants’ responsibility to seek confirmation on this). It does not cover those receiving scholarships or bursaries exceeding 50% of the proposed tuition fees and it does not cover staff candidates. Loans are not treated as scholarships for this purpose.

Eligible Nationalities: UK/EU and International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program

Application Form

Scholarship Link

UK: The University of Cambridge £14,300 Scholarship for International Students, 2018

The University of Cambridge is proud to offer John Crook Scholarship for Undergraduate and Master Students. These scholarships are available for UK students in all subjects apart from Law and Theological Studies.

The aim of the scholarships is to admit as undergraduates and graduate students those who have the highest potential

The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England. Cambridge is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and the world’s third-oldest surviving university.

Apply Also: Other Available Scholarships in UK

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate and master’s degree.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in all subjects apart from Law and Theological Studies.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the following:

  • The award will be for up to two years (depending on the course), and will comprise a maintenance grant at the rate of at least £14,300 per annum plus payment of approved College and University fees.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

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

  • The first generation in their family to go to University
  • A current student, or recent graduate, with an exceptional academic record, from one of the eligible universities (please see the website for the full list of eligible Universities)
  • A British citizen

Nationality: UK applicants are eligible for these scholarships.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email

Application Form

Official Scholarship Portal

Applicants should email crook.scholarship-at-joh.cam.ac.uk

Application Deadline: 6th November, 2017.

Apply for a Scholarship at University of Westminster, UK – 2017/2018

The University of Westminster, UK is offering scholarship to students applying to commence postgraduate studies by January 2018 in the university.

The scholarship is a tuition free scholarship and will be awarded to students who have demonstrated academic excellence.

Selection Criteria and Eligibility

  • Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time Masters degree at the University.
  • The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic excellence, financial need and development case (if you are applying from a developing country).

The University offers a number of full tuition fee waiver scholarships to you if you are an exceptionally well-qualified student. Please note that this covers tuition fees only, not living expenses or accommodation.

How to Apply

Applicants are to visit the official page to download the application form.

Postgraduate scholarship applicants must send their application to the school by post. Due to the volume of applications will not be accepted via email.

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the application is received before the deadline date.

Post Address

Scholarships Office
University of Westminster
Cavendish House
101 New Cavendish Street
London W1W 6XH
United Kingdom

The Scholarships Office will email you to acknowledge receipt of your application. If you require proof of delivery, please use a delivery or courier service which allows you to track your package and verify receipt.

PhD Studentship in Composite Modelling at University of Exeter UK, 2017/18 – Apply Now

GKN Aerospace funded PhD Studentship is available in Composite Modelling at the University of Exeter.  The successful applicants will receive a full university scholarship over 3.5 years of £17,000 per annum + £2,000 per annum + budget for a computer.

This GKN Aerospace PhD Scholarship will develop new hybrid multiscale methods to simulate out-of-autoclave dry fibre forming and infusion processes to predict the formation of manufacturing induced defects such as porosity and wrinkles.

The University of Exeter is a public research university in Exeter, Devon, South West England, United Kingdom.

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: Studentship is available for pursuing PhD programme.

Study Subject: Studentship is awarded in Composite Modelling: Hybrid multiscale methods to simulate out-of-autoclave composite manufacturing processes

Scholarship Award: The successful applicants will receive a full university scholarship over 3.5 years of £17,000 per annum + £2,000 per annum + budget for a computer, all sponsored by industrial partners GKN Aerospace.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: Students should have or expect to achieve at least a 2:1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in Engineering or Mathematics. Experience in composite materials and/or numerical methods (e.g. finite elements) is desirable.

Nationality: UK/EU students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: If English is not student’s first language they will need to meet the English language requirements and provide proof of proficiency.

How to Apply

To apply, complete the online form. They will be asked to submit some personal details and upload a full CV, covering letter and details of two academic referees. Your covering letter should outline your academic interests, prior research experience and reasons for wishing to undertake this project.

Application Form

Scholarship Link

Application Deadline: 9th July, 2017.
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