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$77,500 Awards for Foreign Students at Harvard University, Apply

An advanced Study Initiative, Radcliffe Institute is offering $77,500 Awards to International Students who wants to pursue a fellowship program at the Harvard University in the United States of America.

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, established in 1636, whose history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the world’s most prestigious universities.

Stipends are funded up to $77,500 for one year with additional funds for project expenses. Some support for relocation expenses is provided where relevant.

Eligibility: 

Applications in all academic disciplines, professions, and creative arts are encouraged, and there are a few areas of special interest:

  • Applications related to the theme of citizenship—local, national, and global—which is a two-year initiative across the programs of the Radcliffe Institute
  • Applications that involve the study of women, gender, and society, which is a commitment rooted in Radcliffe’s unique history
  • Applications that draw on the resources of the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, which is part of the Radcliffe Institute and one of the foremost archives on women’s history.

We therefore by the announcement invite all qualified persons to apply for the fellowship opportunity at Radcliffe by checking on their website for details and application form.

Application Deadline

The deadline for individual applications in the creative arts, humanities, and social sciences: 14th September, 2017.

For applications in the natural sciences and mathematics, the deadline: 5th October, 2017.

Available Scholarships at Northern Michigan University, USA 2017/2018

You can get up to $2,200USD Scholarships at the Northern Michigan University, USA (NMU) to study your choice course in the United States of America starting from 2017 academic session. International Students are encouraged to apply for admission into Undergraduate programmes in the university to benefit.

This scholarship program is provided to interested applicants who wants to obtain an undergraduate degree from NMU.

Value of Scholarship: $2,200 per year

Eligibility: To be eligible for this program, applicants must:

  • maintain a cumulative 3.0 NMU G.P.A.
  • enroll for a full-time undergraduate program
  • have good academic grades

Selection Criteria: Applicants must have previous degree. Only students from the U.S. and Canada are required to submit an SAT or ACT score.  Students from all other countries are not required to submit ACT or SAT scores.

How To Apply

Interested applicants are automatically awarded based on high school or transfer GPA of 3.0 or better. Start Application Now to seek for admission at NMU.

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Columbia University USA Scholarships for International Students in New York, 2017

Columbia Business School is delighted to announce partial-tuition scholarships to qualified candidates, both domestic and international. Scholarship is available to pursue MBA programme.

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.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Scholarship Award: Columbia Business School offers partial-tuition scholarships to qualified candidates, both domestic and international

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

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

  • Each year, applicants from a wide variety of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds apply to the Columbia MBA program.
  • And while every student who joins our community is unique, they share certain defining traits: they are driven by a strong work ethic, ready to build and foster professional and personal relationships, and are determined to make a real impact on the world through their chosen field.
  • The university accepts applications from candidates with a three-year undergraduate degree. Those applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
  • Students must complete a total of 60 credits in order to graduate with an MBA from Columbia Business School. Students typically enroll in 15 credits of coursework each semester for four semesters of study, though this distribution may vary. Full-term courses are worth 3 credits; half-term courses are worth 1.5 credits.

Nationality: Domestic as well as International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: The University accepts applications from candidates with a three-year undergraduate degree. Those applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

English Language Requirements: Self-reported GMAT, GRE, and/or TOEFL scores must be submitted with the application by the deadline. Scores will be verified after admission to the program.

How to Apply

The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Deadlines are:
  • 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
  • *All deadlines are at 11:59 PM New York Time

Visit the School Official Scholarship Portal for more details.

Apply for a Fully Funded International Students Scholarship at The University of Houston-Victoria in USA, 2017

The University of Houston-Victoria in Victoria, Texas is delighted to offer International Student Merit Scholarships to pursue undergraduate and graduate programme.

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

The University of Houston-Victoria in Victoria, Texas, offers a unique combination of excellent, affordable and personalized academic and leadership opportunities to empower students to become successful 21st-century citizens in an increasingly complex world.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate and graduate programme.

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

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will reduce the student’s tuition and fees cost to reflect the residency tuition rate. Other costs such as housing, meals, transportation, personal expenses, books, supplies, and health insurance are not included in this scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

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

Applicants must:

  • Be admitted to UHV and registered full-time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate and minimum of 9-credits for graduate). Students may apply for the scholarship before being admitted to UHV. However, a scholarship applicant must be admitted to UHV as a full-time, degree-seeking student before the scholarship application can be reviewedPlease visit International Student Admissions for more information.
  • Spring semester scholarship recipients will receive the scholarship only for the Spring and Summer semesters. In order to maximize the scholarship opportunity, all Spring scholarship recipients must be registered for full-time course load online (Summer only) or Face-to-Face. All Spring scholarship recipients must re-apply for the Fall merit scholarship before the deadline (see below).
  • Have  F-1 or J-1 student visa.
  • Transfer International students must be in good academic and immigration status.
  • Have a demonstrated record of academic achievement.
  • Submit the completed International Student Merit Scholarship Application Form.
  • Attend the mandatory international student orientation and plan to arrive to UHV five business days prior to the first class day.

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

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must be admitted to UHV and registered full-time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate and minimum of 9-credits for graduate).

English Language Requirements: 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.

How to Apply: The form and documents must be submitted via email to international-at-uhv.edu with subject line merit scholarship paper submissions will not be accepted by the international programs.

Download Application Form 

Visit the school website 

Application Deadline: Completed applications need to be submitted by the following dates:

  • Fall semester deadline: 15th June.
  • Spring semester deadline: November 15 Merit scholarship for spring semester is only awarded for spring and summer semester. All spring scholarship recipients must take part-time or full-time summer course load (online or F2F) and is required to take summer courses. All spring merit scholarship recipients must re-apply for the following year Merit Scholarship.

$28,000 USA Scholarships for African Students at East Tennessee State University, USA 2017/2018

We wish to inform our students that application is open for 2017/18 fully funded scholarships for international students at East Tennessee State University, United States, USA. This scholarship program provide study aid and financial support for foreign students with offer of admission in 2017/2018 session.

The aim of the Academic Merit Scholarship is to attract the best and most motivated people to USA.

East Tennessee State University determines credit awards for its courses and programs based on the professional judgement of its faculty in higher education and in alignment with its mission.

International students whose first language is not English may satisfy the English proficiency requirement by submitting documents required by the university.

Application Deadline: A completed applications need to be submitted by the following dates:

Preferred submission date:

  • Fall semester: no later than July 15th
  • Spring semester: no later than October 15th

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Apply for Howard University Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students USA, 2017 (Nigerians students are invited)

Applications are invited for Howard University Formation Scholarships to study in the USA. These scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students.

The aim of Scholarship is to provide financial help to the students.

Howard University (HU or simply Howard) is a federally chartered, private, coeducational, nonsectarian, historically black university (HBCU) in Washington, D.C. It is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a research university with high research activity and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Course Level: These Scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students.

Study Subject: The Scholarship will be awarded in the following Subjects:

  • Creative arts
  • Music
  • Literature
  • African-American studies*

* Includes: Linguistics, Women’s Studies, Philanthropy and Social Responsibility

Scholarship Award: The Scholarship will be awarded $25,000.

Number of Scholarships: There is only one Scholarship available.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

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

  • This scholarship is open to incoming, current, and graduate students with a demonstrated interest in any one or more of the four disciplines listed above with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better.
  • Submit any evidence of work in the field of study to huformationscholarship@gmail.com. Subject line: Full Name & ID
  • For incoming students, this can be high school writing samples or community activities that demonstrate work in the field. Work can be shown in a traditional or via electronic portfolio. Writing samples need not be published works.

Nationality: US applicants can apply for the Scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.

English language Requirements: students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English the candidate should have a very good command over the English

How to Apply:

Applications must meet the following criteria:

  • Upperclassmen and graduate student applicants must submit all proof of work in a listed field of study and submit to huformationscholarship@gmail.com. In the email subject include your full name and Howard University ID number,
  • Work can be shown in a traditional or electronic portfolio, and writing samples need not be published works.
  • Incoming freshmen must submit high school papers and/or community service activities that show work in one or more of the fields of study.
  • Applicants must also submit a short essay (300-word max) explaining how Lemonade inspired their educational goals.
  • Each application must include the student’s full name, class year, and Howard University student ID number, and must be received by the Office of Financial Aid.

Application Form                 Visit School Website

Application Deadline: 26th May, 2017.

Study in USA? EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Program (OFP) for Undergraduate and Graduate Nigerian Students 2017

There are many determined and talented, low-income students in Nigeria who only require financial resources and access to information to better their educational future. For the 11th year, the United States Embassy, Nigeria seeks to identify academically qualified and highly motivated, low-income students in Nigeria to join the EducationUSA Opportunity Funds Program (OFP).

OFP’s mission is to assist talented and determined, low-income students who are good candidates for financial assistance from U.S. colleges and universities but lack the financial resources to cover the up-front cost of obtaining admission.

OFP works closely with students through regularly scheduled meetings and seminars to assist them throughout the application process to secure admission and scholarships to attend colleges and universities in the United States. OFP finances the cost of the application process, including registration fees for required standardized examinations and provides free membership to the U.S. EducationUSA Advising Center for its participants. OFP expects a sincere commitment from the students to give their energy and time to the program so that they may achieve their dreams of study in the United States.

Scholarship Type: Undergraduate, Graduate

Eligible Countries: Nigeria

To be taken at (country): United States

Award Provider: Educations

Number of Awards: Not specified​

Eligibility: Applicants are welcome from all the states in Nigeria. However, students must be able to reach our offices in Abuja or Lagos on a monthly basis during the program for full participation. Participants will work with our EducationUSA Advisors from June 2017 – August 2018 to try to secure places and financial assistance to begin study in the U.S. in August 2018.

Selection Criteria: The selection of finalists for OFP is highly competitive, given limited funding. We look for applicants with:

Strong academic record/ transcript

  • Robust participation in extracurricular activities
  • Involvement in leadership roles
  • Excellent community service participation
  • Financial Need

 

NOTE:  Undergraduate Applicants– If WAEC results are not available; the student must be currently in SS3. If WAEC results are available, they must be from May/June WAEC.

Students who have already started a University education are NOT eligible to apply.

Value of Program: OFP finances the cost of the application process, including registration fees for required standardized examinations and provides free membership to the U.S. EducationUSA Advising Center for its participants.

How to Apply

Send an email to AbujaEducationusa@state.gov or LagosEducationusa@state.gov requesting an electronic undergraduate or graduate application form.

Then, fill and send relevant documents listed in the Program Webpage (link below) to AbujaEducationusa@state.gov or LagosEducationusa@state.gov

Important Notes: Entrance into this program is no guarantee of a scholarship or financial assistance to study in the US.

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