The Unicaf Scholarship For All internationally recognized Master’s degree for 2020

December 31st, 2019 by admin

A UNICAF Scholarship can help you earn the degree you have always desired at a fraction of the cost, and prepare you for the brilliant career and future of your dreams!

International students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit may apply for the International Cultural Service Program (ICSP). The ICSP scholarship has a cultural service component which requires students to give presentations about their home country to children, community organizations, and UO students, faculty and staff.

  • Online and blended learning programmes

    Quality programmes taught by lecturers who are national and international experts

  • 24/7 access to online materials

    Access your study material from anywhere and any time it is convinient

  • Flexible delivery models for people with professional and family commitments

    No fixed study hours, no rigid schedules. ‘Earn as you learn’. The only requirement you have is to keep up with deadlines.

“I’m presently an MBA student with the University of South Wales through UNICAF. The scholarship (75% of tuition fees) has given me an insight with quality education to advance my career path. I find the Unicaf VLE (Virtual learning environment) very informative and flexible with easy navigation and ebooks.

My Tutors are professionals and always willing to assist, this has made my studying very easy even with my demanding occupation. I envisage My MBA degree will broaden my prospects in decision making and managerial skills in dealing with real life situation.”

Chioma Anastasia Orji, Engineer, Nigeria.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

UNICAF Scholarships are available for online studies, or blended learning, a combination of online delivery and classroom instruction, available only at Unicaf University campuses.

To be elligible for a UNICAF scholarship applicants must:

  • Be earning less than $20,000 per year
  • Be available to commence their studies within 6 months from the date of admission to the selected degree programme
  • Meet the entry requirements of the degree programme they have applied for

Scholarships available for:

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes offered by multi-campus Unicaf University in Africa
  • Postgraduate degree programmes offered by the University of South Wales in the UK.
  • Deadline: 1 March 2020 (annual)
    Study in: any developing country
    Course starts 2020

ICSP Scholarships at University of Oregon USA 2020

December 31st, 2019 by admin

This scholarship is for people who are really interested to study at University of Oregon for the 2020/2021  academic session.

International students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit may apply for the International Cultural Service Program (ICSP). The ICSP scholarship has a cultural service component which requires students to give presentations about their home country to children, community organizations, and UO students, faculty and staff.

Host Institution(s):

Oregon University, USA

Field(s) of study:

Eligible programmes offered at the University

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified.

Target group:

International students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

Tuition-waiver scholarship ranging from 0 – 15 non-resident academic credits per term.  The scholarship amount will remain consistent each term. ICSP students agree to complete 80 hours per year of cultural service as required by the program.

Eligibility:

  1. Applicants must be admissible or fully admitted to the University of Oregon. New students must apply for admission to the UO for 2020-21 by 15 January 2020.
  2. Applicants cannot be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, or eligible to receive U.S. federal financial assistance.
  3. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and meet the minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA requirement.

ICSP students agree to complete 80 hours per year of cultural service as required by the program.

Application instructions:

Apply for admission . Deadline for applications is 31 January 2020.

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

Deadline: 1 March 2020 (annual)
Study in: any developing country
Course starts 2020

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.

 

Overcoming Injuries Scholarship of Law Office of John J. Sheehan

July 27th, 2019 by admin

The scholarship will be awarded to a student whose essay best describes a time when they or a loved one were physically injured and how they overcame it. In a 750-1000 word essay, discuss what the challenges involved and what you learned from the experience?

Scholarship Eligibility:

To be eligible for the Overcoming Injuries Scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Applicants may still submit an application if awaiting admission or deciding on an institution, however, the selected individual must be enrolled for the Spring of 2019 semester before receiving the financial aid.

Application Requirements:

To apply for this scholarship, interested candidates should provide the following:

A) A current resume with contact and education information,

B) An official or unofficial academic transcript, and

C) An essay of 750-1,000 words discussing how you or a loved one has overcome a personal injury. Explain the challenges you or a loved one faced, and the personal growth that came from such an experience.

The Unicaf Scholarship For All internationally recognized Master’s degree

July 1st, 2019 by admin

A UNICAF Scholarship can help you earn the degree you have always desired at a fraction of the cost, and prepare you for the brilliant career and future of your dreams!

  • Online and blended learning programmes

    Quality programmes taught by lecturers who are national and international experts

  • 24/7 access to online materials

    Access your study material from anywhere and any time it is convinient

  • Flexible delivery models for people with professional and family commitments

    No fixed study hours, no rigid schedules. ‘Earn as you learn’. The only requirement you have is to keep up with deadlines.

“I’m presently an MBA student with the University of South Wales through UNICAF. The scholarship (75% of tuition fees) has given me an insight with quality education to advance my career path. I find the Unicaf VLE (Virtual learning environment) very informative and flexible with easy navigation and ebooks.

My Tutors are professionals and always willing to assist, this has made my studying very easy even with my demanding occupation. I envisage My MBA degree will broaden my prospects in decision making and managerial skills in dealing with real life situation.”

Chioma Anastasia Orji, Engineer, Nigeria.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

UNICAF Scholarships are available for online studies, or blended learning, a combination of online delivery and classroom instruction, available only at Unicaf University campuses.

To be elligible for a UNICAF scholarship applicants must:

  • Be earning less than $20,000 per year
  • Be available to commence their studies within 6 months from the date of admission to the selected degree programme
  • Meet the entry requirements of the degree programme they have applied for

Scholarships available for:

  • Undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes offered by multi-campus Unicaf University in Africa
  • Postgraduate degree programmes offered by the University of South Wales in the UK

The University of the People Online Tuition Free Degrees

June 10th, 2019 by admin

The University of the People is the Education Revolution. It is the world’s first tuition-free, non-profit, American accredited, online university. With a groundbreaking online learning model and instructors from the world’s foremost academic volunteers, UoPeople offers the opportunity to pursue a high quality and invaluable American degree.

The university offers two-year associate and four-year bachelor’s degree programs in business administration, computer science, and health science, as well as an MBA program. Recently, the University of the People (UoPeople) and the International Baccalaureate (IB) have launched a tuition-free, online Master of Education (M.Ed.).

Host Institution(s):

Founded in 2009 and achieving accreditation in 2014, UoPeople has rapidly gained a foothold in the international arena of online higher education. The university has partnered with Yale ISP Law School for research and New York University, University of California Berkeley and the University of Edinburgh to accept students. The institution has also gained the widespread support of leading academics from renowned universities around the world. Its President’s Council, includes presidents, chancellors, and vice chancellors from universities such as NYU, Oxford, UC Berkeley, Columbia University, The Rockefeller University, Vassar University, the George Washington University, and others.

Fields of study:

UoPeople offers associate and bachelor degree programs in business administration, health science and computer science, as well as an MBA program and a Master of Education (M.Ed.).

Target group:

Students from all over the world. Currently the university has students from over 200 countries and territories.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

UoPeople remains tuition-free because of its use of volunteers, Open Educational Resources, open-source technology and peer-to- peer learning. More than 6,000 professionals have volunteered for the university, filling key UoPeople leadership positions including University President, Provost, Academic Deans, Course Developers, Academic Advisers and Course Instructors.

UoPeople is building a sustainable new model for higher education, in which students are asked to pay only a $100 assessment fee at the end of each course; for students who might find even these modest fees prohibitive, the university offers a variety of scholarships.

Some of the scholarships can be found below:

Simone Biles Legacy Scholarship Fund – open to all students, with priority for those who have been in foster care.

Emergency Refugee Assistance Scholarship Fund – refugees and asylum seekers

Foundation Hoffmann Scholarship – open to all students

UoPeople General Scholarship – open to all students

Eligibility:

UoPeople accepts students who have graduated high school, have access to a computer and the Internet and have sufficient English skills to study at the University.

Application instructions:

The admission process is administered in 5 terms annually. The next deadline is 25 July 2019 for term starting 5 September 2019. Interested applicants should apply today.

For detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship and the University in general, please visit the official website.

The Australia Awards Scholarships For 2019

June 10th, 2019 by admin

Australia Awards Scholarships, formerly known as Australian Development Scholarships (ADS), provide opportunities for people from developing countries, particularly those countries located in the Indo-Pacific region, to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

Host Institution(s):

Any of the Participating Australian Institutions

Level/Field(s) of study:

Undergraduate or Postgraduate Programmes that are related to your country’s priority areas for development which are listed on the participating country profiles.

Australia Awards are not available for training in areas related to flying aircraft, nuclear technology or military training.

Number of Scholarships:

Not specified.

Target group:

Citizens of one of the participating countries in Asia, Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East. See the complete list of participating countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions/duration:

The scholarship benefits generally include: full tuition fees, return air travel, establishment allowance, contribution to living expenses (CLE), Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), Introductory Academic Program (IAP), Pre-course English (PCE) fees, etc. See the complete list of benefits at the official website.

The scholarships are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program specified by the Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to receive a Scholarship, applicants must:

be a minimum of 18 years of age on 1 February of the year of commencing the scholarship;
be a citizen of a participating country (as listed on the Australia Awards website) and be residing in and applying for the scholarship from their country of citizenship;
not be a citizen of Australia, hold permanent residency in Australia or be applying for a visa to live in Australia permanently;
not be married to, engaged to, or a de facto of a person who holds, or is eligible to hold, Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency, at any time during the application, selection or mobilisation phases (note: residents of Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau with New Zealand citizenship are eligible but must apply for a Student visa [subclass 500]);
not be current serving military personnel;
not have previously received a long-term Australia Award unless they have resided outside of Australia for twice the length of the total time that they were in Australia (for example, a previous awardee who has been on an Australia Awards Scholarship in Australia for four years will not be eligible to apply for another Australia Awards Scholarship until they have resided outside Australia for eight years);
have satisfied any specific criteria established by the Program Area or the government of the applicant’s country of citizenship (e.g. having worked a certain number of years in an appropriate sector);
be able to satisfy the admission requirements of the institution at which the award is to be undertaken (this may mean that Program Areas will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the institution’s admission requirements. This may not be known until Program Areas request a placement at selected institutions);
be able to satisfy all requirements of the Department of Home Affairs to hold a Student Visa. This may mean that the Program Area will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot satisfy the visa requirements;
Not be applying for a scholarship for a course of study at an academic level lesser than they have already achieved (eg be applying for a Master’s scholarship when they already hold a PhD); and
Applicants must inform the Program Area of any connection or relationship to staff employed at Program Areas (including locally engaged staff at post) or with managing contractors so that the application may be properly and transparently managed.

Read the complete eligibility criteria in the Australia Awards Policy Handbook (PDF)

Application instructions:

Check the open and close dates for your country, and select your country of citizenship/residency from the list of participating countries for specific information on eligibility, priority areas and how to apply. Deadline varies per country. The deadline for most countries is 30 July 2019 except for Cambodia (August 15) and Vanuatu (august 31). Africa applications will close on 3 December 2019.

It is important to read the how to apply page and visit the country specific pages, and the official website for detailed and updated information on how to apply for this scholarship.

The Prince Albert of Monaco II Foundation Climate Change For Masters Scholarships

June 10th, 2019 by admin

University of Edinburgh
Masters (MS) Degree

Deadline: 9 October 2019.
Study in: any Country (online)
Course starts Dec 2019

Brief description:

There will be 20 Masters Scholarships available to applicants enrolled on eligible online distance learning programmes offered by the University in the 2019-2020 academic session.

Host Institution(s):

University of Edinburgh in United Kingdom

Level/Field of study:

PgCert Climate Change Management (online) or MSc Carbon Management (online)

Number of Awards:

20

Target group:

The online scholarships are for nationals of and resident in selected developing countries. See the full list at the official website.

Scholarship value/duration:

Each scholarship will cover the full fees relating to the Postgraduate Certificate in Climate Change Management. For successful recipients studying towards the MSc Carbon Management programme, the scholarship will cover the Postgraduate Certificate in Climate Change Management component of the masters programme.

Eligibility:

The scholarships will be awarded to students who are accepted for admission on to the PgCert Climate Change Management (online) or MSc Carbon Management (online).

The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 Honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent. Priority will be given to applicants from those nations most at risk from climate change and who are deemed to have the greatest potential to tackle climate change in their home country.

Application instructions:

Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application. Please note that you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh. The closing date for applications is 9 October 2019.

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

The Orange Knowledge Programme in The Netherlands

June 10th, 2019 by admin

Netherlands Government
Masters/Short Courses

Deadline: varies
Study in: Netherlands
Course starts 2019/2020

Brief description:

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals as well as organisations both in the field of higher and vocational education and in other fields related to the priority themes in the programme countries. Scholarships are available for a selection of short courses (duration 2 weeks to 12 months) and master’s programmes (duration 12 – 24 months).

Host Institution(s):

Dutch Universities that offer OKP qualified programmes/courses.

Level/Field(s) of study:

All courses that are eligible for an Orange Knowledge Programme scholarship for this application round are listed in Studyfinder. Please search in Studyfinder, using the filter ‘OKP qualified – Yes’. You can also find contact details of the institutions there.

Target group:

Mid-career professionals who are nationals of -and living and working in the following countries.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

A OKP scholarship is intended to supplement the salary that you should continue to receive during the study period in the Netherlands. The allowance is a contribution towards your costs of living such as tuition fees, visa, travel, insurance etc. If applicable, the scholarship holder is expected to cover the difference between the actual costs and the OKP scholarship amount.

Eligibility:

• One must be a professional and a national of, and working and living in one of the countries on the OKP Country list valid at the time of application;

• One must have a current employer’s statement that complies with the format Nuffic has provided. All information must be provided and all commitments that are included in the formal must be endorsed in the statement;

• One must not be employed by an organisation which can be expected to have their own funds for staff development, e.g.: a multinational corporation (e.g. Shell, Unilever, Microsoft) a large national and/or a large commercial organisation; a bilateral donor organisation (e.g. USAID, DFID, Danida, Sida, Dutch ministry of Foreign affairs, FinAid, AusAid, ADC, SwissAid); a multilateral donor organisation (e.g. a UN organisation, the World Bank, the IMF, Asian Development Bank, African Development Bank, IADB); an international NGO (e.g. Oxfam, Plan, Care);

• One must have a current employer’s statement which complies with the Nuffic format. All information must be provided and all commitments, which are included in the Nuffic format, must be endorsed in the statement;

• One must have a government statement that meets the requirements of the country in which the employer is established (if applicable);

• One must have an official passport valid at least three months after the submission date of the registration form by the candidate.

Application instructions:

There are 3 application rounds for individual scholarships in 2019. The next application round will open on 7 February. Provisional opening for other application rounds will be 6 June 2019 and 5 September 2019.

Before you apply, make sure you review the eligibility criteria carefully and check whether your employer is willing to nominate you for the scholarship. You need to apply directly with a Dutch higher education institution of your choice. Contact the Dutch higher education institution which offers the OKP qualified course of your choice for application procedures. Deadline varies depending on the course and the University.

It is important to read the OKP information for applicants and visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship

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