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.
Brief description: The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Scholarship Programme (or MSP) offers scholarships to professionals from ten countries. The scholarships can be used for short courses, with duration up to 90 days, in the Netherlands.
Upcoming Application Deadline: 4th October, 2016 (First Tuesday in October annual deadline)
Other Deadlines: 1st Tuesday of March or July
If you are serious about getting that scholarship to cover the costs of your masters’ degree, then you should be applying for these scholarship opportunities by now.
These prestigious and competitive scholarships will cover all expenses from tuition, travel to accommodation and cost of living. What is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
Brief description: This year, the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship is offering Masters scholarships to Art students (Artists). Every year, the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship is offered for PhD, Postdoctoral and Research for Foreign Students from Africa and other Countries to Study Abroad in Switzerland. New information as More countries have been included.
Brief description: The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) intends to award comprehensive bursaries to qualifying applicants pursuing and/or intending to further their studies in a career in the agricultural, forestry and fisheries sectors for the 2017 academic year.
Application Deadline: 30th September 2016
Application Deadline: 30th September 2016 | Offered annually? Not specified
Brief description: The Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport offers five scholarships for developing countries. Applications for these scholarships are open to all students from developing countries and/or countries going through a process of political and economic transition.
The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is offered to international students who want to pursue Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees in Korean Universities. The scholarship is aimed to provide international students with an opportunity to conduct advanced studies at higher educational institutions in Korea, to develop global leaders and strengthen Korea-friendly networks worldwide.
Brief description: The Republic of South Africa Parliament is inviting applications from unemployed graduates for internship opportunities
Application Deadline: 22nd July, 2016 at 16h30
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: South Africa
To be taken at (country): South Africa
Eligibility: To qualify for the internship programme,
Application Deadline: Applications for the scholarship will be accepted from 6 June to 23 September 2016. Offered annually? Yes
Brief description: Mexican Government Scholarship Program for Foreign Students to study for Bachelors, Masters, PhD degrees
Eligible Field of Study: Scholarships are provided to study any one of the courses available at participating Mexican institutions except Business administration,
Application Deadline: The final deadline for submitting applications is 5 September 2016, at 15:00 Norwegian time (CET).
Offered annually? The call is open to long-term project cooperation with a project period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2021.
Eligible Countries: A list of 39 relevant countries has been developed,
Brief description: The Government of Somalia, Shell and Exxon Mobil are offering Somalian students Scholarship opportunity to undertake Masters in Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee, UK.
Application Deadline: 15th July 2016
Offered annually? No
Eligible Countries: Somalia
To be taken at (country): United Kingdom
Eligible Field of Study: Law.