Chalmers IPOET Scholarships for International Students

October 22nd, 2019 by admin

Chalmers will be offering around 50 IPOET scholarships in 2020, funded by the Swedish Council for Higher Education, to prospective fee-paying students.

Host Institution(s):

Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden

Level/Field(s) of study:

Unrestricted – all of the current Master’s Programmes at Chalmers

Number of Scholarships:

50

Target group:

Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

• A 75% reduction of the tuition fees (4 semesters / 2 year programme)
• Students who excel during their first year of studies may receive an increased scholarship reduction, which covers 85% of the tuition fee during the second and final year of studies
• No funds are transferred to the scholarship laureates

Eligibility:

• Citizens from non-EU/EEA countries who are required to pay tuition fees for Swedish university education

• 1st year Master’s Programme applicants

The selection is based on the applicants’ relative academic excellence, which primarily includes weighted average grade but also home university’s stature (including position on global ranking lists) and priority order of the application for Chalmers Master´s programes.

Application instructions:

Deadline: 15 Jan 2020 (annual). Study in: Sweden
Course starts August 2020

Scholarship application opens on November 2019.

To apply, you must first make an online application to one or several Master’s programmes at Chalmers at the website universityadmissions.se. Each applicant is assigned an 8 digit application number, and this number is required in order to complete the scholarship application. The deadline for scholarship applications is 15 January 2020.

Maastricht University Holland High Potential Scholarships for International Students

October 22nd, 2019 by admin

The Maastricht University (UM) Holland-High Potential Scholarship programme offers 24 full scholarships of €29.000 (including tuition fee waiver and monthly stipend) each academic year for highly talented students from outside the European Union (EU) who have been admitted to a Master’s programme at UM.

The Holland High Potential Scholarship consists of a High Potential Scholarship combined with a Holland Scholarship.

Host Institution(s):

Maastricht University, Netherlands

Field of study:

List of participating Master’s programmes under this scholarship programme.

Number of Awards:

24

Target group:

International students from a country outside the EU/EEA.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The scholarship covers living expenses (€12,350 – 13 months; €23,750 – 25 months), health and liability insurance (€700), visa application costs (€171), tuition fee (€13,800, €15,500 or €16,800, depending on the tuition of your study programme), and pre-academic training costs (€695)

The High Potential scholarship is awarded for the duration of the Master’s programme – 13 months for a one-year master’s programme and 25 months for a two-year master’s programme.

Eligibility:

All candidates must meet the following requirements:

• You hold nationality in a country outside the EU/EEA and meet the requirements for obtaining an entry visa and residence permit for the Netherlands.
• You have applied for admission to a full-time Master’s programme at Maastricht University for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please click here for a full list of the Master’s programmes participating in this scholarship programme.
• You meet the specific admission requirements of the UM Master’s programme to which you have applied.
• You have never participated in a degree-seeking higher education programme, a primary education programme, or secondary education programme in the Netherlands. Students who completed exchange programmes in the Netherlands are welcome to apply.
• You are not over 35 years of age on 1 September 2020.
• You have obtained excellent results during your prior education programmes, as demonstrated by your latest grade transcript or certified by academic excellence. If several applicants are equally qualified, we will give preference to applicants whose academic transcript or certified letter of academic excellence demonstrate that they are among the top 5% of the 2020/21 scholarship programme applicants.

Deadline: 1 Feb 2020 (annual)
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts September 2020

Application instructions:

To apply for the scholarship, you must first register for one of the participating Master’s Programme (MA) at Maastricht University. Once you have submitted your application via Studielink, you will receive a student ID number which you will need in order to complete and submit the Scholarship Application Form. You must then fill in the application form, upload the required documents, and submit your application online. The application deadline is 1 February 2020.

It is important to visit the official website to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.