Ad Hoc Bursaries and Scholarships

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The Graduate Institute Scholarships (Scholarship for a Stellenbosch University student)

The Graduate Institute Scholarships (Scholarship for a Stellenbosch University student)

The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva offers one full scholarship every year to a student currently enrolled in Stellenbosch University and who will pursue a Master or PhD programme at the Graduate Institute, Geneva.

The scholarship will be allocated to cover tuition fees and living expenses, in accordance to the beneficiary’s financial needs. The maximum full scholarship will include a total tuition reduction and a living allowance of 18’000CHF per academic year.

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Call for Postgraduate Bursaries for 2018

Call for Postgraduate Bursaries for 2018

APPLICATIONS OPEN (with the exception of the HB Thom bursary): at http://my.sun.ac.za, click Postgraduate, click Accounts and Bursaries, click Bursaries and Funding, click Apply Now, select 2018, complete steps 1 to 6 and send completed application forms with supporting documents to PG Student Funding Office (021 8084208).
 
 
BURSARY NAME CLOSING DATE BURSARY  VALUE COMMENTS
Smaller private bursaries 1 December 2017
Varies R15 000 –
R40 000
Limited number of bursaries, small amounts and limited to certain subjects.

 

Chilean International Cooperation Agency (AGCI) – Nelson Mandela Scholarships for 2018

Chilean International Cooperation Agency (AGCI) – Nelson Mandela Scholarships for 2018

The Chilean International Cooperation Agency (AGCI) is offering scholarships for accredited Master's degree studies, taught in Spanish, at Chilean universities and higher education institutions, for the 2018 academic year, beginning in March 2018.  The fields of study include: Astronomy, Agriculture, Aquaculture, Energy, Management of Public Policies, Health, Environment, and Mining. The scholarship includes payment of return air fares between the capital of their country of origin, stipend and payment for study materials and textbooks during the first study cycle of their program.

Degree level

Masters

Who can apply

  • Applications submitted by public officials or academic officials at officially recognized universities in South Africa will be given priority.
  • Classes and/or the Spanish course shall begin on or after the first week of March 2018, so selected candidates must be available to travel to Chile for these dates.

Application Process

Click on Annexes below for full information on the application process.

Scholarship application documents must be submitted at the CHILEAN EMBASSY IN SOUTH AFRICA. Queries can be sent to:.

Ms Magdalena Godoy

Email: embassy@chile.org.za

Tel: 012460 8090 / 012 460 8093

Documents and links

Annex 1: Eligible universities and programmes
Annex 2: Scholarship agreement
Annex 3: Contacts
Annex 4: Application form
Annex 5: Sworn declaration
Annex 6: Health certificate

For more information click here

Application deadline: 31 October 2017

FPT University: Bachelor and Master Scholarships for International Students

FPT University: Bachelor and Master Scholarships for International Students

FPT University in Vietnam is offering potential international students the opportunity to apply for bachelor and master's programme. Programs offered in the scholarship include; Bachelor in Software Engineering, Bachelor in Business Administration and Master of Software Engineering. The aim of the FPT Scholarship is to enable and encourage students to reach international programs in FPT University Vietnam where they not only study English and Vietnamese languages but also have an opportunity to exchange cultures.

Degree Level

  • Bachelor in Software Engineering
  • Bachelor in Business Administration
  • Master of Software Engineering

Eligibility to apply

  • Must be national citizens
  • Must be a high school graduate from an accredited educational institute
  • Must have English proficiency: TOEFL (PBT): 500/ TOIEC (IBT): 65/ IELTS: 5.5 or equivalent. (valid at the time of submission)

(Students who have no English certificate must sit for an English entrance exam held by FPT University.)

Deadlines

Intake for Bachelor:

Fall 2017 (deadline to submit document is 10th August 2017)

Spring 2018 (deadline to submit document is 10th December 2017)

Summer 2018 (deadline to submit document is 10th April 2018)

Intake for Master

3rd June 2017, (deadline to submit document is 25th May 2017)

5th November 2017 (deadline to submit document is 20th October 2017)

For more information click here

Full-time doctoral scholarships in the Arts, Humanities and Social sciences

Full-time doctoral scholarships in the Arts, Humanities and Social sciences

The Graduate School for Arts and Social Sciences invites applications for full-time doctoral scholarships in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

Suitable candidates who are citizens of any sub-Saharan African country are invited to apply for three-year full-time doctoral scholarships in the research programmes of the Faculty to commence studies in January 2018. Scholarships are available to the value of R 420 000.00 over three years.

Click here for more information. 

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