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.
A national of a developing country? You hold a master’s degree? You have professional experience and want to improve your skills in a theme related to development?ARES masters and Specialization courses offer you the opportunity to follow a master of one year or a refresher course between 4 and 6 months in an institution of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels,
The international internship is intended for Master’s or doctoral research students who meet the requirements of their programme to be enrolled full-time in a Quebec university
Application Deadline: 1st March, 2018, 11:59 PM
The internship must start no later than March 31, 2018.
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): Quebec,
The Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements are aimed at highly qualified exchange students wishing to immerse themselves in studies of the Danish language and culture or other fields of study related to Denmark.
Application Deadline: 1st March 2018
Offered annually? Yes
- Republic of Korea
To be taken at (country): Denmark
Eligible Field of Study: All
Type: Masters and PhD
Eligibility: Scholarship will only be considered if the student fulfils the following requirements:
- Is a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA)
- Does not have permanent residence in an EU or EEA country
- Is NOT studying in Denmark through an exchange programme or any other study agreement which is tuition fee waiving
- Has shown good academic results previously from former studies or passed exams
- Has passed an English language test,
Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship offers scholarships for suitably qualified individuals to pursue a research master’s or PhD (either traditional or structured), in any discipline, at eligible higher education institutions in Ireland.
Application Deadline: 16:00 (Irish time) 1st November 2017
Eligible Countries: National and International
To Be Taken At (Country): Ireland
About the Award: The aim of the Irish Research Council Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholarship,
AFS Interculture South Africa offers the unique chance to spend ten months on the best cultural experience of your life!
Application Deadline: 25th September 2017.
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To Be Taken At (Country): United States of America
About the Award: You will be living with a carefully selected host family and going to a local high school.
The Mandela Washington Fellowships for Young African Leaders is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). President Obama launched YALI in 2010 to support young African leaders as they spur growth and prosperity, strengthen democratic governance, and enhance peace and security across Africa.
Application Deadline: Thursday,
The African Leaders of Tomorrow (ALT) Scholarship Program commemorates the late Nelson Mandela’s commitment to social justice and equity. It supports young African professionals to become leaders in public policy and administration.
- Deadline to complete the Preliminary Questionnaire: 13th October, 2017
- Selection process: 16th October to 31st December,