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icon Bachelors

icon Programs offered by the University

Open to all nationals

icon  Pittsburg State University (PSU)

icon 15 Jan 2018

icon Partial Funding, $4,500 – $9,500 per year

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Pittsburg State University is offering PSU Honors College Scholarship, 2017 to incoming freshmen who wish to study at PSU.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of PSU Honors College Scholarship, 2017 must be graduating from a high school with an ACT composite score of at least 28 or  SAT Critical Reading + Math score (CR+M) of at least 1310.
  • Applicants must have completed Kansas pre-college curriculum (or equivalent) with at least a GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Candidates applying for PSU Honors College Scholarship, 2017 who are international students must fulfill the following criteria:
    • TOEFL Score of at least 68 (Internet based)
    • ACT/SAT/National Standardized Test
    • 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
    • Rank in the to 1/3 of high school graduating class
    • Recommendation from the PSU International Program and Services

Documents required:

  • Application Form
  • An official copy of 7th-semester transcript
  • Reference forms and letter completed by a school administrator/community member and a teacher in sealed envelopes
  • Essay
  • Official verification of ACT score

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Starting with the year 2017 the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (METI) awards National Development Scholarships to outstanding Barbadians students. These scholarships are available for undergraduate and postgraduate programme in diverse fields.

The aim of the scholarships is to promote learning as a collaborative experience.

The Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (METI) is primarily responsible for the formulation of educational policies, and the administration and regulation of education programmes.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degree.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the following fields:

  • Animal Nutrition
  • Aviation Law
  • Behavioural Health Counselling
  • Bilateral and Multilateral Negotiations/Law
  • Cartography
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Bealth I4ursing
  • Conservation Studies (in the area of Metal, Stone, Paper and Wood)
  • Electronics and Computer Design
  • Epidemiology
  • Forensic Pathology
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Gerontology
  • ICT Application Software Development
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Occupational Bygiene
  • Plant Breeding
  • Renewable Energy
  • Special Needs Education
  • Sports Psychology
  • Substance Abuse Management
  • Taxonomy
  • Vocational and Technical Education

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover the followings:

  • One direct economy class ticket to the country of study at the commencement of the course, and one return ticket to Barbados on completion of that programme.
  • Full tuition fees, payable directly to the University
  • A book allowance of $1 000 (once);
  • A clothing allowance of $736 (once), applicable for students pursuing studies in cold countries.
  • Living allowance of
  • $6 300 per annum for students pursuing studies in the USA;
  • $5 880 per annum for studies in Canada
  • $7 560 per annum for studies in the United Kingdom.
  • Successful applicants will be required to enter a bond with sureties to return and work in Barbados on completion of the course, on the basis of one year for each year of the award.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in UK, Canada and USA

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • Be citizens of Barbados
  • Be between the age of eighteen (18) and forty (40); and
  • Have been accepted at an Internationally accredited University

Nationality: Barbadians applicants are eligible for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

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

Undergraduate Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply by post.

  • Application forms and further information may be obtained from the Tertiary Section of the Ministry of Education.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 16, 2017.

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icon Conservation Research

Open to all nationalities

icon  Smith Fellows

icon 28 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, $55,000 plus benefits

iconAcademic Institution or Conservation Organization in the US

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Smith Conservation Research Fellowship, 2017 is open to conservation scientists to improve their skills through the postdoctoral research work along with training, peer network and field learning experiences.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants who have completed their doctorate within the past five years or by the time the award is made are eligible for Smith Conservation Research Fellowship, 2017.
  • Candidates who have not yet completed their doctorate must indicate on the application the date the degree is expected.
  • Early-career scientists from around the world are welcome to apply.
  • He/She must be based at a United States institution.
  • Applicants who are innovative and a practical-minded researcher with strong leadership skills are preferred.
  • Applicants of Smith Conservation Research Fellowship, 2017 are expected to have excellent communication skills.
  • Candidates keen interest in applied research that improves conservation practice are welcome to apply.

Value and Duration:

  • The duration of the fellowship is for two years.
  • Selected applicant will receive an annual salary of $55,000 plus benefits.
  • Each Fellow receives a travel budget of $8,000 and a research fund of $32,000 over the 2-year fellowship period.

Selection Criteria

  • Applicants are selected based on four criteria:
  • Applicants professional record is reviewed.
  • Potential for innovation and leadership is assessed.
  • Applicants commitment towards conservation.
  • The strength of the applicant’s proposal is evaluated.

Documents Required

  • Applicants must submit a copy of their CV.
  • A cover letter must be submitted.
  • A brief description of the Research Proposal must be submitted.
  • A personal statement in 200 words must be submitted.
  • Applicants must provide three letters of recommendation.

 

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icon Advocacy

Open to nationals of Sudan

icon  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, .

iconUNDP in Sudan

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United Nations Development Program is conducting Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 to promote and provide support for the Sustainable Development Goals and the UNDP Country Office achievements.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 must be nationals of Sudan.
  • Applicants must be youth who are aged between 18-30 years.
  • Applicants must be university graduates within the last 5 years.
  • Candidates applying for Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 must be very interested in development issues in Sudan.
  • Applicants communicational and interpersonal skills are required.

 

ISF Undergraduate Scholarship is open for promising students from Iran to pursue study in the USA. The scholarship is available on the basis of both merit and need for undergraduate study.

The scholarship aims to enable outstanding students of Iranian descent to cultivate academic and professional paths of the highest caliber and greatest community impact.

ISF is a California nonprofit organization. The Iranian Scholarship Foundation (ISF) provides scholarships to students of Iranian descent in the United States who demonstrate exceptional academic promise, significant financial need and a dedication to community service.

Course Level:  The scholarship is available to pursue an undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the fields offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The amount of your award is dependant on the area where you live, the college you are attending and budget.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • Undergraduates only, no graduate student scholarships are available at this time.
  • Be of Iranian descent
  • Be enrolled or accepted at a four-year accredited university in the United States
  • Demonstrate Financial need
  • Possess and maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Have participated in community service and continue to do so
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1850 or 27 for ACT (if applying as a high school student)

Nationality: Iranian students can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be undergraduate students.

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

Undergraduate Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email or post.

  • Copy of the IRS form 4506
  • 750-1000 word essay detailing your dreams and aspirations for your studies and career
  • Transcripts from your high school and – if applicable – your undergraduate program as well, and
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • one letter from a teacher or professor
  • one letter from an organization where you have performed community service
  • Applicants may also email the completed application to:Info-at-theisf.org.

Application Form

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

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icon Archaeology

Open to all nationalities

icon  Archaeological Institute of America

icon 01 Nov 2017

icon Partial Funding, $2,000 to $8,000

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The Archaeological Institute of America is offering Archaeology of Portugal Fellowship, 2017 to provide support to the projects related to the archaeology of Portugal.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Archaeology of Portugal Fellowship, 2017 is open to Portuguese, American, and other international scholars.
  • Applicants are required to be members of the Archaeological Institute of America at the time of application and until the end of the fellowship term.

Documents required:

  • Applicants of Archaeology of Portugal Fellowship, 2017 are required to submit their academic references.
  • Candidates must provide references.
  • After the completion of the project, applicants are required to submit a report to the Chair of the AIA Fellowships Committee.
  • Candidates will be expected to submit an abstract to the Program Committee within two years to be considered for participation in the AIA Annual Meeting.

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Northern Michigan University is offering International Academic Awards to pursue undergraduate programme. These scholarships are available to new NMU students who enroll Fall 2017 or later.

Northern Michigan has a population of about 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students.  It offers 147-degree programs, including 25 graduate programs.

Course Level: Awards are available for pursuing undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Awards are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: $2,200/yr.

Number of Scholarships: Unlimited numbers of awards are available.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility:  Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • May receive scholarships for up to 8 semesters (new international freshman) or 6 semesters for transfer students, or until completion of first bachelor’s degree, whichever comes first.
  • Must maintain a cumulative 3.0 NMU G.P.A. and full-time enrollment.
  • Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy requirements.
  • FAO Monitors annually at the conclusion of the winter semester

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: Only students from the U.S. and Canada are required to submit an SAT or ACT score.  Students from all other countries are not required to submit ACT or SAT scores.

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.

How to Apply: Automatically awarded based on high school or transfer GPA of 3.0 or better.

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

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The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) is proud to announce its CLBC Scholarship Program.  The program is open to graduating high school seniors who have written the proof of college acceptance or to a freshman college students who have a 2.5+ GPA at the time of application. The Program design to assist deserving students offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses. The winner of the scholarship will receive financial assistance for their education.

The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) was formed in 1967 when African-American members of the California Legislature, under the leadership of Senator MervynDymally, joined together to address the concerns of African-Americans and other citizens of color.

Eligibility:

  • Scholarship candidates must be full-time freshman students in good academic standing at an accredited college or university.
  • Graduating high school seniors with written proof of acceptance at an accredited institution of higher learning are also eligible.
  • Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to be considered for this scholarship.

How to Apply:

To be considered for the scholarship, the applicant can apply online or offline through the given link:

Supporting Documents:

  • Essay (included in Application)
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Certified Copy of Transcript
  • College Acceptance Letter

Submitting Details:

The following information must be completed and returned to your CLBC Representative’s office, or if you do not belong to the district of a member of the CLBC, return to the CLBC Office at:

California Legislative Black Caucus 1020 N Street, Suite 158 Sacramento, CA 95814 Telephone: (916) 319-3868

Financial Aid and Award Money:

The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC)is offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses.

Application Deadline:

The applications must be submitted or postmarked no later than Friday, June 9, 2017, by 5 p.m.

Link for More Information:

http://blackcaucus.legislature.ca.gov/clbc-scholarship-program

Contact Information:

Contact your representative’s office if you have any questions

Brackenridge Research Fellowship is named for the founder of the University of Pittsburgh, Hugh Henry Brackenridge. The fellowship supports University of Pittsburgh bachelor’s students who carry out an independent research project, participate in a weekly seminar in which Fellows present and discuss their projects, and attend a series of (almost) weekly faculty lectures.

Fellowship value: stipend- $800

Number of awards: Approximately 20-25 awards

Subject areas:

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Natural Sciences

Requirements:

  • Projects may be analytic or purely creative.
  • Selection is based on applicant’s academic record, the quality of the proposal, novelty and promise of proposed projects, as well as the desire to create and participate in an interdisciplinary community of students in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and applied disciplines.

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be Full-time, undergraduate students on the Oakland campus who are sponsored by and working with a full-time faculty member during the Fellowship.
  • Applicant can be from any field and any class, including freshmen as well as seniors.

How to apply:

  • Submit the Application Form along with the following documents:
  • Project Proposal
  • Short Statement of Interest in the Community
  • Latest Academic Transcript
  • Letter of Recommendation from Faculty supervisor
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Organization University of Pittsburgh
Fellowship Level Researcher
Country USA
Subject areas Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
Fellowship amount $800
Eligibility Open for all
Deadline June 23, 2017
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The University of Houston-Victoria in Victoria, Texas is delighted to offer International Student Merit Scholarships to pursue undergraduate and graduate programme.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial help to the international students.

The University of Houston-Victoria in Victoria, Texas, offers a unique combination of excellent, affordable and personalized academic and leadership opportunities to empower students to become successful 21st-century citizens in an increasingly complex world.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate and graduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will reduce the student’s tuition and fees cost to reflect the residency tuition rate. Other costs such as housing, meals, transportation, personal expenses, books, supplies, and health insurance are not included in this scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

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

Applicants must:

  • Be admitted to UHV and registered full-time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate and minimum of 9-credits for graduate). Students may apply for the scholarship before being admitted to UHV. However, a scholarship applicant must be admitted to UHV as a full-time, degree-seeking student before the scholarship application can be reviewed. Please visit International Student Admissions for more information.
  • Spring semester scholarship recipients will receive the scholarship only for the Spring and Summer semesters. In order to maximize the scholarship opportunity, all Spring scholarship recipients must be registered for full-time course load online (Summer only) or Face-to-Face. All Spring scholarship recipients must re-apply for the Fall merit scholarship before the deadline (see below).
  • Have  F-1 or J-1 student visa.
  • S. Transfer International students must be in good academic and immigration status.
  • Have a demonstrated record of academic achievement.
  • Submit the completed International Student Merit Scholarship Application Form.
  • Attend the mandatory international student orientation and plan to arrive to UHV five business days prior to the first class day.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must be admitted to UHV and registered full-time (minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate and minimum of 9-credits for graduate).

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

USA Scholarships

How to Apply: The form and documents must be submitted via email to international-at-uhv.edu with subject line “merit scholarship” paper submissions will not be accepted by the international programs.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Completed applications need to be submitted by the following dates:

  • Fall semester deadline: June 15
  • Spring semester deadline: November 15
    Merit scholarship for spring semester is only awarded for spring and summer semester. All spring scholarship recipients must take part-time or full-time summer course load (online or F2F) and is required to take summer courses. All spring merit scholarship recipients must re-apply for the following year Merit Scholarship.

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