One of the best ways to study for free as a foreign student in another country is to apply for international scholarships offered by the government of that country. It will interest you to know that every year, the Government of several countries around the world welcome foreign African and international students to study in their country on full scholarships.
The Government of Colombia is offering financial grants to foreign citizens, in return for international cooperation received by Colombia under existing cooperation agreements.
Application Deadline: 2nd June 2017
Offered Annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: Addressed to all countries cooperating with Colombia, except ecuadorian,
The Chinese government, through the African Union is offering scholarships to young Africans to study varying courses at various universities in China.
Application Deadline: 30th June 2017
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (University): Scholarships will be taken in the following universities (See list of universities below)
Fields of Study: Various (Click to view acceptable fields of study in the various university links above)
About the Award: The Department of Human Resources,
Under the condition of reception of financial means from the Bavarian Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts (Bayerische Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst) and the DAAD (Stibet III), Hochschule Hof gives semester or yearly scholarships to qualified foreign students in need for the summer semester 2017 and/ or winter semester 2017/18.
The Government of Poland Scholarships offered as a part of the programme include free 2nd degree studies conducted in Polish language (preceded by a year-long preparation course for taking up studies in Poland) and 3rd degree studies conducted in public universities supervised by the minister responsible for higher education (the list of universities at the following link).
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) is offering scholarships to international students who wish to study at Japanese universities as undergraduate and Masters students under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program for 2018.
Application Deadline: 9th June 2017.
Offered annually? Yes
To be taken at (country): Japanese Universities
Eligible Field of Study: Those who wish to study in Japan as an undergraduate student must choose a field of major from (1) or (2) below.
In the academic year 2017/2018 Estonian School of Diplomacy (ESD), in co-operation with the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offers full scholarships for young diplomats and civil servants to participate in the Postgraduate Diploma program International Relations and European Integration taking place at the Estonian School of Diplomacy in Tallinn, from September 2017 until May 2018.
Each year, the Abu Dhabi Government offers the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the total Prize fund of US $4 million for Entrepreneurs to celebrates achievements that reflect impact, innovation, long-term vision and leadership in renewable energy and sustainability.
Application Deadline: 6th July 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All countries in The Americas,