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Griffith University is offering scholarships for the citizens of a country other than Australia or New Zealand. Scholarships are available for high-achieving students applying for Bachelor of Dental Health Science program at Griffith University.

Griffith University is a public research university in South East Queensland on the east coast of Australia. Formally founded in 1971, Griffith opened its doors in 1975, introducing Australia’s first degrees in environmental science and Asian studies.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to students applying for Bachelor of Dental Health Science program at Griffith University.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Health Science.

Scholarship Award: $30,000 in total (six tuition payments of $5000 each trimester for three years)

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility: Applicants must

  • Have applied and be eligible for admission, or be in receipt of a conditional or unconditional offer from the university, for entry into the Bachelor of Dental Health Science program at Griffith University by the scholarship closing date.
  • Have satisfied all appropriate entry requirements for the proposed degree program, including results of previous study and English language proficiency as per at Griffith University’s entry requirements.

Nationality: Citizens of a country other than Australia or New Zealand are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 3, 2017.

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The International School for Foundation Studies at the University of Malta is pleased to offer scholarships for Indian students to pursue undergraduate programme. These scholarships are awarded in the fields of Medical, Dental and Health Sciences, Science, Engineering and ICT and Humanities and Commerce.

The aim of these scholarships is to provide support for students from India to join its various courses for academic studies at the Foundation level.

The University of Malta (Maltese: L-Università ta’ Malta) is the highest educational institution in Malta. It offers undergraduate bachelor’s degrees, postgraduate master’s degrees and postgraduate Doctorates (PhD).

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Study Subject:  These scholarships are awarded in the following fields:

  • Medical, Dental and Health Sciences
  • Science, Engineering and ICT
  • Humanities and Commerce

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the following:

  • The scholarships will cover the full tuition Fees for the Certificate in Foundation Studies Course (1 year) as well as the subsequent degree courses as per the following:
  • For a 3-year course:
    90% waiver for the first year.
    75% for the second year.
    50% for the third year.
  • For a four-year course:
    100% waiver for the first year.
    80% on the second year.
    60% on the third year.
    40% on the fourth year.
  • For a five-year course:
    50% waiver for every year.

Numbers of Scholarships: Six scholarships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in Malta.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Secondary and/or high school certificate issued outside of Malta.
  • One of the following qualifications in English: GCSE (O level) English language, Minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5, with a reading and writing score of at least 5.0; TOEFL Internet-Based Test (iBT) with an overall Score of 61, and a minimum score of 17 in the reading and writing components; Cambridge First Certificate at grade C or better.
  • Qualifications which allow access to an undergraduate course in the selected discipline in the country where such qualifications originate.
  • Any other qualifications approved by the Admissions Board.

Nationality: Indian students are eligible for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have a secondary and/or high school certificate issued outside of Malta.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

Undergraduate Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email.

  • Applicants who wish to be considered for these scholarships are required to:
  • Complete the on-line application form.
  • Present a letter of motivation as well as a letter of reference from their school.
  • Applicants may be required to attend an online interview.
  • Applicants are requested to submit their application online and provide copies of

their academic qualifications and all other requested documentation tochristine.agius-galea@um.edu.mt.

Application form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 9, 2017.

Scholarship link

Newcastle University is offering MSc Clinical and Health Sciences with Molecular Pathology Bursaries for 2017-2018 academic year. EU and International applicants can apply for these Bursaries.

This Studentship aims to assist high education achieving and highly motivated EU and international students at Newcastle University.

Newcastle University (Officially, the University of Newcastle upon Tyne) is a public research university in Newcastle upon Tyne in the North-East of England. The University can trace its origins to a School of Medicine and Surgery. Newcastle University is a red brick university and is a member of the Russell Group, an association of prestigious research-intensive UK universities.

Course Level: These Bursaries are available to pursue MSc programme.

Study Subject: These Bursaries are awarded in Clinical and Health Sciences with Molecular Pathology.

Scholarship Award: There are a number of bursaries available each worth up to a maximum £2,430 which equates to the Postgraduate Certificate programme tuition fee for the Clinical and Health Sciences with Molecular Pathology programme.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

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

  • Students can apply for the PG Certificate, PG Diploma or MSc in Clinical and Health Sciences in Molecular Pathology.
  • Applicants who are successfully awarded funding must study both of the two molecular pathology-specific modules in their first year of study.
  • Applicants who are successfully awarded funding will be required to contribute to course evaluation. This may include an interview on completion of the course.

Nationality: EU and International applicants can apply for these Bursaries.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students can apply for the PG Certificate, PG Diploma or MSc in Clinical and Health Sciences in Molecular Pathology.

English Language Requirements:  Students meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.

How to Apply: Students can apply for a bursary at the same time that you apply for a place on the PG Certificate, PG Diploma or MSc programme on our Online Application Portal.

Your personal statement should include the following information:

  • The importance of molecular pathology in modern healthcare (maximum 500 words)
  • Your reasons and motivation for wanting to undertake this programme
  • How successfully completing the programme will assist your personal and professional development
  • What are the likely patient and/or organisation benefits that will result from you successfully completing the programme?

Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 11, 2017.

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The University of Copenhagen is delighted to offer PhD Fellowship in Solid State Pharmaceutics for the September 2017 year. International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. Founded in 1479 as a studium generale, it is the second oldest institution for higher education in Scandinavia after Uppsala University.

Applicants must have excellent language skills in English and have excellent communications skills.

Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in Solid State Pharmaceutics.

Scholarship Award: The position as a PhD fellow is available for a 3-year period.

Salary and other terms and conditions of appointment are set in accordance with the Agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (Danish Confederation of Professional Associations) or other relevant professional organizations. The position is covered by the Protocol on Job Structure.
Minimum monthly salary is DKK 25,579 (taxable) + pension contribution.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Denmark

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

Required qualifications
As an applicant you must have:

  • Obtained a Master´s degree in a relevant subject prior to the starting date
  • Fluency in English and excellent communication skills

Preferred qualifications
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a strong background in/experience with the pharmaceutical formulation and preformulation, drug delivery, solid state pharmaceutics and solid state characterization.

Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have obtained a Master´s degree in a relevant subject prior to the starting date.

English language Requirements: Fluency in English and excellent communication skills is required.

PhD Scholarships

How to Apply: The mode of application is online. The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW below.
Your application must include:

  • Cover letter: Letter stating the interest in and qualifications for the project (max. one page)
  • Full CV
  • Diploma and transcripts of records: Master´s degree diploma (including grade transcripts for bachelor´s and master´s degrees). Applicants with a Master´s degree from abroad should also enclose a short description of the grading scale used
  • Possible publication list
  • Other information to consider: Possible references and recommendations

The University of Copenhagen wishes to encourage everyone interested in this post to apply, regardless of personal background.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is June 26, 2017.

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icon Bachelors, Masters

icon Health Science

Open to Australian nationals

icon  WebContacts

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, $1,200

iconColleges or Universities in Australia

More about this scholarship

 

  • WebContacts Scholarship, 2017 is open to Australian nationals.
  • He/She must be a full-time student at a University or College in the field of Health Science.
  • The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  • Undergraduate applicants must have completed one year of a three or four-year degree or two years of a five or six-year degree before being eligible for the scholarship.

Selection criteria:

  • Selection of applicants for WebContacts Scholarship, 2017 is based on the applicant’s academic ability.
  • Financial need of the candidate will be taken into consideration.
  • Applicants who exhibit leadership potential will be preferred.

Documents required:

  • Applicants must submit a cover letter and express why they would like to be considered for this program.
  • Candidates applying for WebContacts Scholarship, 2017 must submit a copy of their resume.
  • Current academic transcripts must also be submitted.

 

The University of New South Wales is inviting applications for Robertson Scholars Leadership Program Scholarship. Up to two places are offered to talented Australian undergraduate students each year.

The Robertson Scholars Program aims to foster collaboration between Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. In addition, it aims to provide an opportunity for students with proven academic ability to benefit from what the two universities have to offer.

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the suburb of Kensington in Sydney. Established in 1949, it is regarded as one of the country’s leading universities.

Course Level: This award is for a four year undergraduate program, provided the Scholar maintains good academic performance and conducts himself/herself in accordance with the expectations of the Program at either Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill.

Study Subject: The Scholarship is available for students of most courses of study including pre-medicine and pre-law. Study in medicine and law past undergraduate level is excluded.

Scholarship Award: The Program valued at up to $50,000 per annum provides full tuition, room and board. Robertson Scholars at UNC will receive an additional living stipend (to cover travel, books, etc). In addition, support is provided for three summers of service, research and travel.

Number of Scholarships: Up to two places are offered to talented Australian undergraduate students each year.

Scholarship can be taken in the Australia

Eligibility:Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Students who applied to the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program in high school are eligible apply as first-year students. The Robertson Selection Committee will not review first-year students’ high school applications submitted in the previous year’s selection cycle.
  • Transfer students are not eligible to apply.
  • Students must be enrolled as full-time, degree-seeking students at Duke or UNC-Chapel Hill (a minimum of four full credits per semester at Duke, and a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester at UNC-Chapel Hill).
  • Students who currently receive a full-tuition or near-full tuition merit scholarship from the university are not eligible to apply (including OUSF scholars at Duke and Morehead-Cain, Innovation, Carolina, Pogue, and Colonel Robinson scholars at UNC). Students on partial scholarship are considered on a case-by-case basis. Outside scholarships do not affect students’ eligibility for the program.

Nationality: Australian citizens are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: First-year applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA in order to apply. However, the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program anticipates that applicants will be competitive in the pool with a minimum GPA of approximately 3.2 after their first semester at Duke or UNC-Chapel Hill. Applicants must also be enrolled as full-time students for both semesters.

Test Requirement: The Robertson Scholars application requires that students self-report either their SAT score OR ACT score. Students may also choose to report both scores. SAT Subject scores are not required, but students may choose to report these scores as well if they choose.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over English language.

How to Apply: Application must be completed and returned by email. All applicants must complete the following:

  • Scholarship Application form;
  • Common Application (student form), available online at Common Application Website for admission to either or both of Duke University and University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill at the same time as submitting a scholarship application; and
  • Standardized testing. Please note that SAT and two SAT Subject Tests or ACT with Writing must be completed by all Shortlisted Applicants in January 2018 if not already undertaken. The International SAT registration dates can be found on the SAT CollegeBoard website while the ACT Registration can be found on the ACT website. 

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Bachelors

icon Medicine, Surgery

Open to all nationals

icon  Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)

icon 31 May 2017

icon Partial Funding, €10,850 (£9,250) per year.

More about this scholarship

The Queen Mary University of London is providing QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 for students enrolling in Malta courses in Medicine at the University.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must have submitted an application for MBBS Malta or Clinical Certificate Foundations Studies Malta (CCFS) by May 31, 2017.
  • The scholarship application must also be completed by May 31, 2017.
  • Candidates applying for QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 must meet the following requirements:
    • MBBS:
      • AAA or equivalent; 2:1 or equivalent for graduates
      • UKCAT:
        • If taken in 2016 a UKCAT score of at least  1731
        • If taken in 2017 a UKCAT score of at least  2331
      • IELTS 7.0
    • Clinical Certificate in Foundation Studies:
      • The minimum academic entry requirement from your country.
      • UKCAT:
        • If taken in 2016 a UKCAT score of at least 1400
        • If taken in 2017 a UKCAT score of  at least 2000
      • IELTS 6.5
  • The scholarship may be withdrawn if the recipients of QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 fail to meet the conditions mentioned in the offer.
  • The scholarship is not deferrable.

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The University College Dublin is currently accepting applications for UCD Ad Astra Academic Scholarship Programme to be undertaken an undergraduate degree programme.

The programme is designed to further foster their talents by providing these students with a range of benefits, mentoring and development opportunities to allow them to perform to their full potential.

UCD is strongly committed to encouraging students with exceptional talents to develop their abilities to their full potential.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Science, Law, Business, Medicine, Nursing, Engineering, Actuarial & Financial Studies, Psychology, Physiotherapy and Veterinary Medicine.

Scholarship Award: Ad Astra scholars benefit from a scholarship, mentoring and a range of tailored supports. The value of the scholarship for new scholars entering the programme in September 2017 is €3,000 which can be used to offset the cost of fees, accommodation, or used as a bursary. If wishing to live on campus, Ad Astra scholars may avail of allocated on-campus accommodation and have their scholarship allowance applied in part payment. In addition to this scholars receive a range of academic privileges which include:

  • The support of a dedicated academic mentor
  • A programme of workshops and seminars by academics, distinguished alumni and guest speakers throughout the year to develop the scholars’ academic and personal potential.
  • Networking and development opportunities
  • The scholarship is tenable for 4 years or for the duration of the programme, whichever is the lesser, subject to meeting the criteria for scholarship renewal each year.

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility: Prospective Students – School Leavers

Ad Astra Academic Scholarships for September 2016 onwards will be awarded on the basis of the academic criteria of 6 H1’s in the first sitting of the Leaving Cert (or A Level equivalent), as well as an online application. The application will consist of a personal statement and a statement of achievement ‘beyond the classroom’.  Achievement ‘beyond the classroom’ could include:

  • Achievement in national competition such as Young Scientist, Maths Olympiad or Debating
  • Evidence of active citizenship or volunteering for example through a Silver or Gold Gaisce Award
  • Evidence of innovation or entrepreneurship
  • Evidence of leadership in a school, club or sporting context
  • Achievement in cultural, musical or artistic pursuits

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: The Academic scholarship is only available for people who have no prior degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Ireland Scholarships

How to Apply: Students must complete the UCD Ad Astra Academy – Academic Scholarship application form online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 21, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The Curtin University is offering Up Nature Scholarship to pursue the undergraduate degree programme in the field Nursing, Medicine, Biosciences, Dentistry and any other area related to health & medicine. This scholarship is available to the Australian citizens for the academic year 2017-2018.

 The aim of this scholarship is helping to improve the world health and well-being.

The Curtin University (a trademark of Curtin University of Technology) is an Australian public research university. The university has over 50,000 students.

 Course Level: This scholarship is available to pursue the undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: This scholarship is following in these subjects:

  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Biosciences
  • Dentistry
  • Any other area related to health & medicine

Scholarship Award: This scholarship will cover $1,000 one-off payment.

 Number of scholarship: Not known

 Scholarship can be taken in Australia

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

  • Must be at least 18 years old (at the time of disbursement).
  • Must be a citizen of the United States, Canada or Australia.
  • Must be enrolled in an academic program in a related field.

 Nationality: Australian Citizens are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

 Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be enrolled in an academic program in a related field.

 How to Apply: All documents will send via online.

  •  Be concise but do highlight your recent personal achievements in the application.
  • All information must be 100% accurate.
  • Photos, videos, and further validation documents are welcome as proof or supporting content.

Online application

 Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India offers Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Postdoctoral Fellowship. The fellowship programme was started with the comprehensive objective of augmenting human resources that can engage with and contribute to the STI policy domain and improve the knowledge base, think tank, and evidence based policy making.

Subject areas:

  • Natural Science
  • Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Policy Research
  • Social Science

Duration: 2 years with a possible extension of one more year (depending upon performance)

Remuneration: as per applicable rules, of DST

Number Postdoctoral Fellowships: 8

Eligibility:

  • Applicant may be from any discipline like Science/medicine/engineering/ social science (with a background of STI policy)
  • Applicant must be academic scholars, STI policy researchers, with good academic record
  • Applicant must hold PhD degree (within the last three years)
  • Applicants must be capable of doing independent research work and have published at least 3 research papers in peer reviewed journals.
  • Applicant must not exceed 35 years of age.

Application:

Following documents are to be submitted (in English):

  • Research Proposal (maximum 5 pages)
  • CV
  • 2 Recommendation letters

How to apply:

  • Applicants are required to submit a copy of application in prescribed format available at DST website 
  • The envelope to be superscribed with “DST-STI-PFP Application 2017”.
  • Applications to be sent to Dr. Akhilesh Mishra, Scientist D, Department of Science and Technology, Technology Bhawan, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi-110016 by speed post.
  • A soft copy of proposal should also be mailed at akhilesh.mishra@nic.in.
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Organization Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country India
Subject areas Natural Science, Engineering, Medicine. Social Science
Fellowship amount As per rules
Eligibility Open to Indian nationals
Deadline 30th May, 2017
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