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The University of Lausanne is offering LLM Scholarships for the academic year 2017-2018. These scholarships are awarded to prospective students to support the participation in the LLM Programme in International and European Economic and Commercial Law.

This initiative is intended to permit to more students to take part in this prestigious programme despite the economic crisis in many countries and the high exchange rate of the Swiss franc.

The University of Lausanne in Lausanne, Switzerland was founded in 1537 as a school of theology, before being made a university in 1890. Today about 13,500 students and 2,200 researchers study and work at the university.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing LLM Programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in International and European Economic and Commercial Law.

Scholarship Award: Up to 15’000 CHF scholarships are now being awarded to prospective students.

Scholarship can be taken in Switzerland

Eligibility: A number of programme-specific scholarships to cover part of the tuition fee are available:

  • Otto-Riese Scholarship: Otto-Riese Scholarships cover 75% of tuition fees. The student pays only 25% of the tuition fees but must pay the full amount of the semester fees (160 Swiss Francs per semester). These scholarships will be awarded to students who in their prior academic activity have shown their outstanding research and study capabilities and have obtained the highest results.
  • Jean-Barbeyrac Scholarships: Jean-Barbeyrac Scholarships cover 50% of tuition fees. The student pays only 50% of the tuition fees but must pay the full amount of the semester fees (160 Swiss Francs per semester. Currently up to four “Jean Barbeyrac Scholarships” are available. They will be awarded to students who in their prior academic activity have shown their extraordinary research and study capabilities and obtained outstanding results.
  • Vilfredo-Pareto-Scholarships: Vilfredo-Pareto Scholarships cover 25% of the tuition fees. In addition to the remaining 75% of the tuition fees the sutdents pay the normal semester fees (160 Swiss Francs per semester). Currently up to eight “Vilfredo Pareto Scholarships” are available. They will be awarded to students from developing countries who in their prior academic activity have shown their extraordinary research and study capabilities and obtained outstanding results.

Nationality: Students from Switzerland are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: The programme is open to candidates holding a University diploma in law corresponding to a Swiss “MLaw” degree. Normally this corresponds to at least 4,5 years of study within the Bologna system and means that students hold both a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS credits) and a Master’s degree (90 ECTS credits).

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement:  Participants must prove a good knowledge of English in their motivation letter (number of years of Language classes taken, specific experience in an English-speaking environment etc.) and IELTS or TOEFL test. Normally, we expect candidates to have a minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based) or 237 (computer-based) or 92 (internet-based). Proof of an equivalent level of language proficiency may be acceptable.  In any case, you should know that we expect you to be able to follow classes entirely held in English and to write your assignments in English. The University provides classes in “English as a foreign language” which we encourage you to take if you should feel the need to further improve you skills.

How to Apply: Students who wish to apply for one of these scholarships are requested to do so at the same time as they apply for admission to the programme by sending their scholarship request by post. To apply for PhD programmme, candidate must submit an online application form. In order to complete the form, the candidate will need to provide personal data and information on his/her educational background and professional experience.

  • Copies of all university diplomas and transcripts
  • Certified Copy of the authenticated translation of documents not written in French, German, English or Italian
  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • 2 reference letters
  • Passport format photograph
  • Copy of first 2 pages of your passport
  • Copy of a working/student/residency permit (if exists)
  • Copy of the proof of payment of 200 Swiss francs for the administrative fees (for candidates who do not hold a Swiss university degree)
  • Copy of the ex-matriculation letter (for candidates who hold a Swiss university degree)

Application Form

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

Scholarship Link

icon Other

icon Poetry

Open to all nationals

icon  Hawk’s Well Theatre

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, €300 – €500

iconNot applicable

More about this scholarship

iYeats International Poetry Competition, 2017 is an annual competition and has gained recognition for the caliber of the participants and the judges. An award of €500 for the general category and an award of €300 for the emerging category is to be given. Ages between 16-25 are considered emerging. These awards will be presented at the Hawk’s Well during the Yeats Summer School during the ceremony.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants of iYeats International Poetry Competition, 2017 should be 16 and above

Terms and  conditions:

  • submission is through online only
  • word limit is 40 lines and the document should be an MS Word file
  • multiple prizes can be awarded to the same person
  • poems should not be original and not have been published anywhere
  • general category is open to all entrants
  • emerging category is confined to the age  group of 16-25
  • the decision made by the judge is final
  • once work has been submitted, no correspondence will be entered into
  • poems are final once submitted
  • payment must be made in Euros only
  • Applicants of iYeats International Poetry Competition, 2017 should accept the T&C once they enter the competition

 

icon Bachelors

icon Law

Open to UK (Welsh-domiciled applicants) nationals

icon  King’s College London

icon 01 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, £25,000

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King’s College London is offering Tynybedw Law Bursary, 2017 to students who are applying for entry in September 2017.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Tynybedw Law Bursary, 2017 is open to Welsh-domiciled students.
  • Applicants intending to pursue an Undergraduate degree are welcome to apply.
  • Must be home fee status student.
  • Applicants of Tynybedw Law Bursary, 2017 must be residents of Wales.
  • Candidates who are interested in pursuing an undergraduate program in law are encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants with an assessed household income of £50,020 pa or less will be considered.
  • Applicants must receive the Welsh Assembly Learning Grant.
  • Applicants are required to accept the offer of admission firmly at King’s.

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Dublin City University and UrbanVolt have joined forces to launch an exciting Master’s Scholarship programme available across the University’s Engineering, Computing and Business schools.  Students from EU countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

The Dublin City University aims to lead the world in research and education.

The University has a particularly strong research record, is sometimes described as a research-led university, and has regularly been recorded as bringing in more research income per members of faculty – or indeed as a percentage of total income – than any other university in Ireland. Its research team working on sensors at the National Centre for Sensor Research is considered one of the best in the world.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Engineering, Computing or Business.

Whether your background is in Engineering, Computer Science, Physical Science, Business or Accounting, the following master’s programmes qualify for this scholarship. Masters Programmes eligible under this scholarship programme:

Faculty of Engineering & Computing

  • MEng in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (with specialism in Sustainable Systems/Energy) / DC814
  • MEng in Electronic and Computer Engineering (with Major Options in Advanced Data Networks, Internet of Things, Image Processing & Analysis, Nanotechnology) / DC883
  • MSc in Computing (with Major Options in Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Software Engineering and Security and Forensic Computing) / DC836
  • MSc in Electronic Commerce (Technical) / DC821

DCU Business School

  • MSc in Finance (with specialism in Sustainable Energy Finance) / DC511
  • MSc in Electronic Commerce (Business) / DC506
  • MSc in Management (Strategy) / DC514
  • MSc in Accounting / DC501
  • MSc in Management (Business) / DC510
  • MSc in International Management
  • MSc in Human Resource Management / DC632

Scholarship Award: The successful candidate will receive fee support (minimum €6,750) in order to register in DCU and undertake a one-year, full-time taught master’s programme in either Engineering, Computing or Business in 2017/18.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

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

The successful applicant must:

  • Satisfy the taught Masters programme entry requirements and register in 2017-18 (full-time).
  • Comply with the standard application process via PAC.
  • Be an EU citizen and be eligible for EU fees.

Nationality: Students from EU countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the UK are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must satisfy the taught Masters programme entry requirements and register in 2017-18 (full-time).

English Language Requirements: 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: Application Process –Applicants must submit the following:

  • 1 page CV, demonstrating an academic track record, achievements and contribution outside of the classroom, statement of particular challenges being faced by the applicant in pursuing education.
  • Short video (90 seconds to 3 minutes max.) demonstrating communication skills and innovation in thinking.
  • Appendix A – completed in full (see attached).

The 1-page CV, link to video and completed Appendix A must be submitted in one email to graduatestudiesoffice-at-dcu.ie no later than 12 NOON, 23 June 2017. The file should be named: surname_firstname_UrbanVolt 2017.pdf and “UrbanVolt application” clearly indicated in the subject line of the email.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is June 23, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Masters

icon Insurance and Risk Management

Open to citizens of member countries of the European Union

icon  MIB School of Management of Trieste

icon 15 Aug 2017

icon Only tuition fees, full tuition fee

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MIB Trieste School of Management 100% Scholarship, 2017 is open to students taking up Master in Insurance and Risk Management.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of MIB Trieste School of Management 100% Scholarship, 2017 should be citizens of EU member countries.
  • Students are required to have an academic degree in Economics or relevant area.
  • Candidates applying for MIB Trieste School of Management 100% Scholarship, 2017 must have a good knowledge of English and another foreign language apart from their mother tongue.
  • The upper age limit for the applicants is 28 years.
  • Candidates should submit a CV and a motivational letter describing their strengths and achievements related to the Diego Garcia Sastre Scholarship.

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icon Other

icon Journalism

Open to citizens or permanent residents of an Asian country

icon  Singapore Environment Council (SEC)

icon 17 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, .

More about this scholarship

Singapore Environment Council is offering Asian Environmental Journalism Awards (AEJA), 2017 to recognize and reward excellence in environmental journalism in Asia.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of Asian Environmental Journalism Awards (AEJA), 2017 must be citizens or permanent residents of one of the countries in Asia.
  • Applicants must be either professional and citizen journalists, reporters or photojournalists.
  • Candidates must be working in media organizations that are based in Asia.
  • Candidates applying for Asian Environmental Journalism Awards (AEJA), 2017 must submit the following documents before the deadline:
    • Letters of commendation
    • Journalistic works that indicate their submitted article as a source of inspiration
    • Positive feedback received
    • Reports on environmental initiatives undertaken by individual or media organisations

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For July 2017 intake, Bangkok School of Management is offering scholarships worth up to 300,000 THB. Scholarships are awarded to Thai students and foreign Students who have completed their high school diploma in Thailand.

Bangkok School of Management is an educational institution in Thailand, established in 1998, which offers courses in business and management. It is located on the 16th floor of the Amarin Plaza in the Ratchaprasong area of Bangkok.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

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

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Management.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships worth up to 300,000 THB.

Scholarship can be taken in Thailand

Eligibility: University is giving out scholarships for July 2017 Intake worth up to 300,000 THB to all Thai students (Or Foreign Students who have completed their high school diploma in Thailand) who qualify under any of these scholarships.

Nationality: Thai students and foreign students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: To apply for the scholarship, please fill out the Application form.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 15, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Other

icon Entrepreneurship

Open to all nationalities

icon  The Global Good Fund

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, $20,000

iconCan be taken for the entrepreneurial idea of your startup business in the US

More about this scholarship

  • The Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship is to support leadership development of social entrepreneurs.
  • The candidates applying for the Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship should be entrepreneurs and the enterprise should be at least one year old and US-based.
  • The enterprise should be able to provide jobs for Americans, whose age is more than 50 years.
  • The successful applicants of the fellowship will be associated with a business executive mentor and receive peer network, leadership assessment resources, sector expertise, and also $20,000.
  • The Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship duration is 12-months and participation should be considered largely virtual.

 

icon Masters

icon International Law, International Human Rights Law or International Commercial Law

Open to all nationals

icon  Griffith College Ireland

icon 31 May 2017

icon Only tuition fees, full fees for one year of the Program

More about this scholarship

Griffith College Law Scholarship Competition, 2017 is open to students who are interested in pursuing Masters in International Law, International Human Rights Law or International Commercial Law.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of Griffith College Law Scholarship Competition, 2017 are required to hold or be in the final year of a level 8 Degree in either law or a substantial component of law.
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must have secured at least 6.5 IELTS or equivalent.
  • The scholarship is subject to achieving at least a 2H2 in their undergraduate degree and submitting a testimonial upon the completion of their degree.
  • Candidates applying for Griffith College Law Scholarship Competition, 2017 should submit a proposal for their minor thesis in 2500 words on a topic in one of the following areas:
    • International Commercial Law
    • International Human Rights Law

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icon Other

icon Entrepreneurship

Open to all nationalities

icon  The Global Good Fund

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, $20,000

iconCan be taken for the entrepreneurial idea of your startup business in the US

More about this scholarship

  • The Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship is to support leadership development of social entrepreneurs.
  • The candidates applying for the Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship should be entrepreneurs and the enterprise should be at least one year old and US-based.
  • The enterprise should be able to provide jobs for Americans, whose age is more than 50 years.
  • The successful applicants of the fellowship will be associated with a business executive mentor and receive peer network, leadership assessment resources, sector expertise, and also $20,000.
  • The Diana Davis Spencer Fellowship duration is 12-months and participation should be considered largely virtual.