Friday, August 29, 2014

Fellowships in International Human Rights

For recent graduates of law schools or graduate programs in journalism, international relations, area studies, or other relevant disciplines from universities worldwide.

Unrestricted Fellowships
Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship - Established in memory of Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg, early supporters of Human Rights Watch (“HRW”), this fellowship is open to recent graduates (at the Master's level) in the fields of law, journalism, international relations, or other relevant studies. Graduates with LL.B. degrees or advanced degrees in other relevant disciplines may also be considered.

Kellogg Institute Visiting Fellowships

Kellogg Institute for International Studies has offers visiting fellowships to promote interdisciplinary international research in a supportive community of scholars.

This widely respected residential program offers you time to pursue scholarly inquiry where it takes you, advance your personal research, and collaborate with other scholars and practitioners from across the US and around the globe.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

IRO Doctoral Scholarship Programme for Developing Countries

As one of its contributions to development cooperation, KU Leuven offers each academic year scholarships to deserving students from developing countries to do their PhD in the largest university of Flanders, Belgium. The programme is organized and managed by the Interfaculty Council for Development Cooperation.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Resident Scholar Fellowships at the School for Advanced Research

The School for Advanced Research (SAR) in Santa Fe, NM invites applications for its 2015–16 Resident Scholar Fellowships.

SAR awards fellowships each year to scholars who have completed their research and analysis and who need time to think and write about topics important to the understanding of humankind. Resident scholars may approach their research from anthropology or from related fields such as history, sociology, art, and philosophy.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Acumen East Africa Fellows Program

The Acumen East Africa Fellows Program is a one-year, fully-funded leadership development program that gives 20 individuals from across East Africa the training they need to accelerate their social impact and leadership potential.

Acumen Fellows come from diverse cultural, geographic, and socioeconomic backgrounds and share a commitment to ending poverty in their communities. Fellows remain in their jobs over the year and meet for five week-long seminars where they receive world-class financial and operational skills training. Through the program, Fellows build strong networks of social change leaders within their cohort and Acumen’s global community.

Study Visits to Germany for Groups of Foreign Students

The DAAD funds Study Visits / Study Seminars and Practicals in Germany by groups of foreign students headed by a university teacher.

Monday, August 25, 2014

The Daiches-Manning Memorial Fellowship in 18th-Century Scottish Studies

Applications are invited for the Daiches-Manning Memorial Fellowship in 18th-Century Scottish Studies, co-sponsored by the Eighteenth-Century Scottish Studies Society (ECSSS), the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS), and the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh (IASH).

2015 - Curtin Humanitarian Fund Scholarship for International Students

The Curtin Humanitarian Fund has been developed by Curtin University to support Curtin undergraduate students who have entered Australia under refugee-like conditions and are experiencing financial difficulty in meeting costs of pursuing higher education.

The Fund is in accordance with Curtin’s long-standing, formal commitment to Ethics and Social Justice.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Bond University Postgraduate Deans' Scholarships

Each faculty at Bond University supports outstanding postgraduate students by awarding part-fee scholarships. These scholarships relate specifically to the student's field of study and are based on high academic achievement.

Generally 10-40% tuition for any postgraduate degree combination (excluding Bond University's Medical Program, Master of Psychology, Doctor of Physiotherapy and Juris Doctor)

Charles M. Vest NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering International Scholarship Program

The Charles M. Vest NAE Grand Challenges for Engineering International Scholarship Program offers an unprecedented opportunity for international graduate students to work and study at one of nine US universities performing leading research in one or more of the areas described in the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenges for Engineering.

The goals of the Vest Scholarships are to provide a platform to exchange ideas, share problem-solving skills and strengthen international relationships in order to advance progress in some of the most critical global challenges in the twenty-first century.

Friday, August 15, 2014

2014 Morland Writing Scholarships

The Miles Morland Foundation is pleased to offer three Morland Writing Scholarships for writers from Africa. The Scholarships were open to anyone who had been born in Africa or both of whose parents were born in Africa.

BPP University Vice Chancellor's Scholarship

The Vice Chancellor's Scholarship is open to any student who has applied to study an undergraduate or postgraduate BPP University programme.

Scholarship eligibility
To apply for this scholarship you must:
  • have applied to study an undergraduate or postgraduate programme at BPP University;
  • be a first generation student entering higher education (i.e. first higher education student in your family);
  • meet the admission requirements for the relevant programme;

Thursday, August 14, 2014

ILRI Research Fellowship – Veterinary Public Health/ Microbiology

Project: Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa: Ecosystems, livestock/wildlife, health and wellbeing
Location: Kenya (Nairobi)
Duration: Until December 2014, starting October 2014

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality livestock science, communications and capacity building to bear on poverty reduction and sustainable development. Part of the CGIAR Consortium.

Australian Catholic University Law and Business Faculty Scholarships

The Executive Dean's Scholarships are available to international students commencing a course offered by the School of Business course in 2014 and 2015. It is valued at up to AU$8,000.

Scholarship details
The successful applicant will receive AU$1000 towards the cost of their tuition fees every semester, provided they continue to successfully complete all their enrolled units. The maximum value of the scholarship depends on the length of the recipient’s program:

National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship

The National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports early career scholars working in critical areas of education research.

This non-residential postdoctoral fellowship funds proposals that make significant scholarly contributions to the field of education. The program also develops the careers of its recipients through professional development activities involving National Academy of Education members.

Danish State Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships at Roskilde University

A limited number of Danish state tuition fee waivers and scholarships are offered to highly talented students at graduate level, who come from countries outside of the EU/EEA and need a residence permit to study at Roskilde University.

The tuition fee waiver and scholarship has a maximum length of 22 months for programmes that start in September and a maximum length of 24 months for programmes that start in February.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Wilson Center Fellowship

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars welcomes outstanding and award winning scholars, practitioners, journalists and public intellectuals to take part in its non-partisan dialogue. Each year, the Center hosts around 160 scholars who conduct independent research on national and/or international issues addressing key public policy challenges.

Ser Cymru-Funded PhD in Computer Science and Informatics

A fully-funded 3-year PhD studentship is available in the area of Quantum Technologies on modelling, controlling and characterising quantum networks of spins.

Project title: Simulation and Control of Quantum Spin Network Devices

Project Description
Improvements in nanoscale fabrication have given us the ability to build structures on scales where quantum effects do not only have to be considered, but enable device operation. For this project we are interested in quantum networks of spins, which have properties very different from classical networks, that hold the potential for low congestion and higher parallel throughput across few quantum wires, in particular, for on-chip interconnects based on spin transport.

Pollinate Energy Fellowship

The Pollinate Energy Fellowship provides candidates with hands-on work experience in the social business and clean energy industries while being immersed in Indian culture.

Designed to foster future leaders in social enterprise and sustainability, the fellowship brings together people from all walks of life with a passion for improving the lives of the poor through social business models and sustainable technology. During a life-changing four-week program at our office in India, fellows will build invaluable skills and experience whilst creating a meaningful and long lasting impact.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Abdou-Salam Ouédraogo Fellowship

The Abdou-Salam Ouédraogo (ASO) Fellowship is awarded annually by Bioversity International to a young forest genetic resources scientist in Sub-Saharan Africa. The purpose of the Fellowship is to give talented African scientists working on forest genetic resources opportunity to develop their capacity through interaction with, and mentorship by a scientist at Bioversity International.

Swansea University Fully-funded PhD Studentship in Medicine

Swansea University's College of Medicine invites applications from highly motivated and ambitious candidates for a fully-funded PhD studentship.

The project involves an investigation into the rheological properties of blood clots, in order to develop a new biomarker for predicting risk of embolic events in patients with Deep Vein Thrombosis.  The student will be based at the Centre for Nanohealth, but will also carry out research at the Haemostasis Biomedical Research Unit on site of Morriston Hospital. As part of the project, the student will be given the opportunity to spend a period at Penn Medicine, USA to undertake training using advanced imaging techniques such as Spinning Disk Confocal Microscopy and Scanning Electron Microscopy.

Monday, August 11, 2014

2015 - CBS Innovation International Scholarship

The Curtin Business School (CBS) Innovation International Scholarship has been developed by Curtin University to encourage and support students who have chosen to study in the field of business information systems / technology. 

The CBS Innovation International Scholarship is part of Curtin University’s commitment to innovation and excellence in teaching and research, for the benefit of our students and the wider community. Curtin University is renowned for producing innovation and academic excellence that ultimately benefits the wider community. Students applying for the CBS Innovation International Scholarship are required to show insight and creative ideas in relation to their future profession and demonstrate a strong understanding of their chosen course of study.

2015 - Curtin Canning College Science International Scholarship

The Curtin Canning College Science International Bursary has been developed by Curtin University to support International students enrolling at Curtin University in 2015 who have demonstrated high-level academic achievement in their studies at Canning College, and obtained an ATAR of at least 96 or equivalent in 2014.

Women's Studies in Religion Program (WSRP) Research Associate

Each year Harvard Divinity School selects five candidates for full-time Research Associate and Visiting Faculty positions in its Women's Studies in Religion Program. Proposals for book-length research projects using both religion and gender as central categories of analysis are welcomed. They may address women and religion in any time, place, or religious tradition, and may utilize disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches from across the fields of theology, the humanities, and the social sciences.

Friday, August 8, 2014

University of Warwick Chancellor's International Scholarship

The Chancellor's International Scholarships at University of Warwick are allocated annually via a combined postgraduate research scholarship competition and are open to all overseas students to any discipline offered at Warwick.

Award Details
For 2015/16 entry there will be 25 Chancellor's International Scholarships available to be awarded to the most outstanding international PhD applicants. Awards made for entry in Autumn 2015 will include both of the following:

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks to hire an Andrew W. Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Humanities for a two-year appointment commencing Fall 2015.

The Fellow will spend the two-year term in residence at Illinois, conduct research on the proposed project, and teach two courses per year in the appropriate academic department.
The Fellow will participate in activities related to his or her research at the IPRH, in the teaching department, and on the Illinois campus. The Post-Doctoral Fellow will also give a public lecture on his or her research.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Postdoctoral Fellowships at Dartmouth College

These fellowships foster the academic careers of scholars who have recently received their Ph.D. degrees, by permitting them to pursue their research while gaining mentored experience as teachers and members of the departments and/or programs in which they are housed. The program also benefits Dartmouth by complementing existing curricula with underrepresented fields.

Postdoctoral Fellows are individuals at the early stages of their careers who demonstrate exceptional promise as scholar-teachers. There are two categories of Postdoctoral Fellows: Society Fellows and Affiliate Fellows.

TWAS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

The National Council for Science and Technology (CONACyT), Mexico City, Mexico, and TWAS offer fellowships for scientists from developing countries (other than Mexico) who wish to pursue postdoctoral research in the natural sciences.

Programme Details
  • TWAS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Fellowships are tenable at  research centers and institutions of higher education and research in Mexico recognized by CONACYT, for a minimum period of six to a maximum period of twelve months and are awarded to  scientists from developing countries (other than Mexico) to enable them to pursue advanced research in the natural sciences and related fields.
  • All major public and private institutions of higher education and research centers in Mexico are recognized by CONACYT. 

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

2015 - Curtin Canning College Engineering International Scholarship

The Curtin Canning College Engineering International Bursary has been developed by Curtin University to support International students enrolling at Curtin University in 2015 who have demonstrated high-level academic achievement in their studies at Canning College, and obtained an ATAR of at least 96 or equivalent in 2014.

University of Wollongong Undergraduate Scholarships

The University of Wollongong in Australia is awarding undergraduate scholarships for Australian and international students to study at its Australian campuses.

The UES offers a 25% reduction of the published annual course tuition fee for the duration of the course, up to a maximum of 4 years.

There is no limit to the number of UES available – as long as you meet the academic criteria, you will automatically be awarded the scholarship along with your offer of admission:  

Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)

The Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) promote capacity building within organisations in 51 countries by providing fellowships for training and education for professionals. The NFP is initiated and fully funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the budget for development cooperation.

Aim of the NFP
The NFP aims to help increase both the number and the competencies of skilled staff at a wide range of government and non-government organisations.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the Academic Year 2015-2016

The Swiss government, through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS), awards various postgraduate scholarships to foreign scholars and researchers:
  • University scholarships (Swiss universities, Federal Institutes of Technology, as well as Universities of Applied Sciences)
  • Arts scholarships (schools of music and fine arts, only for a limited number of countries).
These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue doctoral or postdoctoral research in Switzerland at one of the public funded university or recognised institution.

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Scholarships for International Students

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) offers many scholarship opportunities for international students!
  • All scholarships require full-time enrollment (12 credit hours or more per semester) in the fall and spring semesters.
  • If you take the SAT or ACT examination more than once, the highest scores will be used for scholarship consideration.
  • Funds provided by these scholarships do not cover intensive English as a Second Language study.

The Presidents Scholarships of Chongqing Technology & Business University

The Chongqing Technology & Business University in China is offering the Presidents Scholarships to international Bachelor’s and Master’s students.

Content and Standard of Scholarship
Master’s Degree: 6, 500 to 20,000 yuan RMB per academic year
Bachelor’s Degree: 5,000 to 17,000 yuan RMB per academic year
Chinese Trainee: 4,000 to 13,000 yuan RMB per academic year

Deans Sir Samuel Griffith and Sir Samuel Griffith / Griffith Honours College Scholarship 2015

Griffith University's Sir Samuel Griffith scholarships scheme is one of Australia's most comprehensive, generous and flexible scholarship programs for academic excellence.

Griffith is offering a Deans' Sir Samuel Griffith and Sir Samuel Griffith scholarships to outstanding students commencing an undergraduate degree in 2015. If you're a high achiever, Griffith wants to reward and acknowledge your efforts via the Deans' Sir Samuel Griffith and Sir Samuel Griffith.

Monday, August 4, 2014

SMU Cox MBA Scholarships

The SMU Cox School of Business in USA offers a number of scholarships to local and international students for MBA studies at the school.

Merit Scholarships
Merit scholarships are awarded each year based on individual merit and achievement. Recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic achievement, performance on the GMAT, professional experience experience, and leadership potential. All candidates are automatically considered for merit scholarships.

Harvard Academy Pre and Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars at the start of their careers whose work combines disciplinary excellence in the social sciences (including history and law) with a command of the language, history, or culture of non-Western countries or regions. Their scholarship may elucidate domestic, comparative, or transnational issues, past or present.

Friday, August 1, 2014

Czech Republic Government Scholarships for Developing Countries

The Government of the Czech Republic offers scholarships within the framework of its Foreign Development Assistance in support of the study of foreign nationals from developing countries at public institutions of higher education in the Czech Republic. 

ACSBI Fellowship

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) is pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2015 ACSBI Fellowships.

The ACSBI offers a 12 months fellowship with a value of USD50,000 for beginning investigators. Preference will be given to projects with potential benefit to low- and middle-income countries.

Liverpool Hope University International Postgraduate Scholarship

Liverpool Hope University in UK is offering scholarships to new international postgraduate students at the university.

International Postgraduate Scholarships are available to postgraduate degree applicants and are worth half the tuition fees (e.g. 50% discount on fees, for 2014/15 intake this amounts to between £2,900 and £5,400). The number of International Postgraduate Scholarships available annually is five. International Postgraduate Scholarships are awarded by the decision of the University Committee and are based on academic merit and social and community involvement.

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