This week in Scholarships (Scholarships for international students)

New scholarships for international students.



It has been a busy week in the world of scholarships. Many governments, universities, and foundations have announced their scholarships for international students. While some scholarships are fully funded, others are partially funded.

Fully-funded scholarships: Fully-funded scholarships are those scholarships in which the provider makes available funds for the grantee's tuition, books, flight, a monthly stipend, and any other specified expenses. The fully-funded scholarships this week are:

  1. Commonwealth Master's scholarship: Funded by the UK's foreign, commonwealth and development office, the scholarship targets master's students from lower and upper-middle-income commonwealth countries. The application deadline is the 18th of January 2021. For more information click here

  2. Commonwealth Ph.D. scholarship: Funded by the UK's foreign, commonwealth and development office, the scholarship targets Ph.D. students from lower and upper-middle-income commonwealth countries. The application deadline is the 18th of January 2021. For more information click here

  3. BI Norwegian Business School Presidential Scholarships for International Students: The scholarship is awarded to master's students who possess an outstanding record of superior academic achievement. The application deadline is 1st March 2021. For more information click here

  4. The University of Brunei Darussalam Fully Funded Scholarship 2021: Funded by the Brunei Government, the scholarship targets masters and Ph.D. international students. The application deadline is the 28th of February 2021. For more information click here

  5. The Chinese Government Scholarship: Funded by the Chinese government, the scholarship targets masters and doctoral international students who wish to study at Wuhan University. The application deadline is March 31, 2021. For more information click here

  6. Turkey Government Scholarship Program 2021 For International Students: Funded by the Turkish government, the scholarship targets undergraduates, masters, and Ph.D. international students. The application deadline is 24 February 2021. For more information click here

Partially funded scholarships: These are scholarships where the scholarship provider takes care of some of the financial expenses and the students cover the rest. The partially funded scholarships this week are:

  1. The United Arab Emirates University Graduate Research Assistantship: The grant is open to Ph.D. students who wish to carry out research in the United Arab Emirates. An application deadline is not open yet. For more information click here

  2. The University of Mississippi Scholarships Program For International Students: The University of Mississipi offers scholarships at the undergraduate, master's, and Ph.D. levels for international students. The application deadline is January 5, 2021, and February 15, 2021. For more information, click here

  3. The Deakin University Scholarships 2021-2022 for International Students: The scholarship targets international students at all levels (BA, MA, and Ph.D.). The study destination is Australia and the deadline is open throughout the year. For more information click here

  4. Goethe Goes Global Scholarship 2021 For International Students: This scholarship targets master's international students who wish to study in Germany. There are no stated application deadlines. For more information, click here

  5. The Adlerbert Study Scholarships at the Chalmers University of Technology: The scholarship targets master's international students who wish to study in Sweden. The application deadline is 18 Jan 2021. For more information click here

  6. The University of Geneva Excellence Masters Fellowships: The scholarship targets master's international students who wish to study at the University of Geneva. The application deadline is 15 March 2021. For more information, click here

  7. The Transform Together Scholarships for International Students: The scholarship targets Bachelor's and master's international students who wish to study at the Sheffield Hallam University in the UK. The application deadlines are 31 May/1 November 2021. For more information click here

  8. The Leiden University Excellence Scholarships: This scholarship targets master's international students who wish to study at Leiden University in the Netherlands. The application deadline is 1 February/1 October 2021. For more information click here

  9. The International Cultural Service Program (ICSP) Scholarships: The scholarship targets Bacehor's international students who demonstrate financial need and exceptional merit and want to study at the University of Oregon. The application deadline is 1 February 2021. For more information click here

  10. The Bristol University Think Big Scholarships: This scholarship targets bachelor's and master's students who wish to study at the University of Bristol in the UK. The application deadlines are 29 Mar/14 June 2021. For more information on Bachelor's scholarships, click here. For more information on the Master's scholarships click here

This week, I also made four videos:

  1. A step by step application to the DAAD scholarship in Germany (Fully-funded). For more information click here

  2. A step by step application to the Ashinaga scholarship. (Fully-funded). For more information click here

  3. An interview with the Director of Ashinaga Senegal in which she shares tips on how to stand out and get the scholarship (Fully-funded). For more information, click here

  4. Top 7 Japanese MEXT scholarship programs (Fully-funded). For more information, click here

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