2013-2014 NUS Global Merit Undergraduate Scholarships, Singapore

National University of Singapore

National University of Singapore offers scholarship for the minimum period of candidature for the respective undergraduate course at NUS. The scholarship will cover full tuition fees and provides a living and book allowance of $6,000, accommodation allowance or one-time computer allowance of $2,000.

About Scholarship: The NUS Global Merit Undergraduate Scholarships in Singapore are highly coveted scholarships awarded to high caliber individuals who demonstrate academic excellence, present excellent co-curricular activities records and exhibit outstanding leadership qualities. NUS Scholars are expected to contribute significantly to the NUS community while in NUS, and to emerge as dynamic global leaders who are capable of effecting a positive change to society after they graduate.

Study: Courses offered by the university

Course Level: Undergraduate degree

Scholarship by: National University of Singapore

Location: Singapore

Eligibility: Applicants for the NUS Global Merit Scholarship must:

-be Singapore citizens;

-have strong leadership qualities and potential;

-have a good co-curricular activities record, and

-have offered GCE ‘A’ levels, Diploma from a polytechnic in Singapore or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate). 

Scholarship Open for: The Singaporeans students can apply 

Value: The NUS Global Merit Scholarship covers:

-Full subsidy for annual tuition for his/her course of study.

-A living and book allowance of $6,000.

-Full subsidy for staying in a double occupancy room in an NUS Hall of Residence or an accommodation allowance equivalent to the rate for such a room, whichever is applicable.

-A one-time computer allowance of $2,000 upon enrolment.

-The University provides for the most economic form of 2 way airfare and accommodation during the Student Exchange Programme or NUS Overseas Colleges Programme

-Recipients of the scholarship have the option to enrol in the university scholars programme or the university town residential programme

-The NUS Scholar Enrichment Grant will sponsor scholars to participate in local and/or overseas enrichment programmes and activities such as conferences, courses, seminars and workshops that do not form compulsory part(s) of each scholar’s academic programme.  E.g. International Youth Leadership Conference. 

Selection Criteria: Scholarships are awarded on the basis of competition among eligible candidates. Leadership, co-curricular records and other capabilities will be assessed during the interview. 

Notification: All shortlisted candidates will be informed of the results of their interviews by end July.

Apply: Online

Deadline: Scholarships for academic year 2013-2014 commences from 1 February 2013 to 1 April 2013.

Further Information: http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/scholarships/freshmen/scp/scholarship-scp-nus-global-merit.html

2013 The Hirschfeld Scholarships for Phd Students at University of Sussex in UK

2013 The Hirschfeld Scholarships for Phd Students at University of Sussex in UKDescription: The Department of Mathematics at the University of Sussex will offer a scholarship to a UK student starting a PhD in Mathematics in September 2013. The scholarship is made possible by a generous donation from Professor James W P Hirschfeld, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at the University of Sussex, and is supplemented by funds from the School of Mathematical & Physical Sciences. The award is available for any branch of mathematics. The Scholarship holder will be expected to undertake a maximum of 120 hours teaching undergraduates each year. Training for teaching will be given after registration in September 2013.

Eligibility: -Applicants should hold, or expect to hold, a first or upper second class honours degree, or a Master’s degree with Merit, in Mathematics or a closely-related subject.
-The awards are available for UK nationals only.

How to Apply: Applications should be made through the Sussex on-line application system.
Please state in the Funding section of the on-line form that you are applying for “The Hirschfeld Scholarship”.
If you prefer to work with a particular supervisor or research team, please name them in the application.
You should supply a Project Proposal with your application.

Subject: Various Courses

Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing PhD Degree.

Provider: The Department of Mathematics at the University of Sussex

For Which Country: UK

For Whom: National

Number of Awards: Not Known

Duration of Awards: Awards are offered for 3.5 years.

What does it cover? £13590 per annum plus UK fees waived for 3.5 years.

Notifications: Applicants will be notified regarding the outcome of their application by May 2013.

Deadline: 30th April 2013 – Deadline for completed applications.

2013 Middle East Merit Undergraduate Scholarship, UK

University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield is offering undergraduate scholarships for the students of Jordan. There is one scholarship worth of £7,000 available to pursue undergraduate degree. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit. 

About Scholarship: The University is pleased to offer a range of scholarships to students from Jordan who show exceptional academic potential and are starting their studies at the University of Sheffield in September 2013. There is one Middle East Merit undergraduate scholarship, available for Jordanian students starting their undergraduate degree studies in September 2013.

Study: Courses offered by the university

Course Level: Undergraduate degree

Scholarship by: The University of Sheffield

Location: UK

Number of awards: There is one Middle East merit undergraduate scholarship.

Value: The scholarship is worth £7,000 of applicant’s undergraduate course tuition fee per year. 

Eligibility: To be eligible for the Middle East Merit undergraduate scholarship 2013:

-applicants must be a national of or permanently domiciled in Jordan,

-apply for a study place by Friday 19 April 2013,

-hold an offer of a study place for entry in September 2013. 

Scholarship Open for: The students of Jordan can apply 

Selection Criteria: The Middle East Merit undergraduate scholarship 2013 (£7,000) is awarded on the basis of academic merit. 

Notification: Results will be announced Friday 31 May 2013. 

Apply: If you wish to be considered for this scholarship you need to apply. Eligible students will automatically be sent details of how to apply from January 2013 onwards. Applicants cannot apply for the scholarship before being offered a study place at Sheffield. 

Deadline: 26th April 2013

Further Information: http://www.shef.ac.uk/international/countries/middle-east/jordan/scholarships

2013 School of International Service Summer Abroad Scholarships for SIS Graduate Students

2013 School of International Service Summer Abroad Scholarships for SIS Graduate StudentsDescription: The School of International Service is pleased to announce the fourth annual competition for study abroad scholarships funded by the School. Approximately ten (10) awards of up to approximately $1,650 each will be given to SIS Graduate Students who can demonstrate scholastic achievement, a commitment to global service, strong motivation for studying abroad, and financial need, and who will be participating in a SIS Summer Abroad 2013 Program in South Africa, Malaysia and Indonesia, Israel, Cuba, Brussels, Geneva, and Azerbaijan. Each award will be used to offset the cost of attendance at one of these programs.

Eligibility: -Be a SIS graduate student in good standing with a GPA of at least a 3.30
-Be accepted into a SIS Summer Abroad 2013 Program

How to Apply: Applications should be sent electronically.

Subject: Various Courses

Level: This Scholarship is for a summer study abroad programme.

Provider: School of International Service

For Which Country: Abroad(South Africa, Malaysia and Indonesia, Israel, Cuba, Brussels, Geneva and Azerbaijan)

For Whom: Students of USA

Number of award(s): Approximately ten (10) scholarships are offered.

Duration of award(s): Not Known

What does it cover? Approximately ten (10) awards of up to approximately $1,650 each will be given to SIS graduate students.

Other Benefits: Not Known

Selection criteria: -Scholastic achievement
-Demonstrated commitment to advancing global service and/or improving international relations.
-Strong motivation for participation in SIS Summer Abroad Program.
-AU faculty recommendation
-Financial need

Notification: Not Known

Deadline: The application deadline is March 4, 2013.

2013-2014 Tehran University of Medical Sciences International Scholarship, Iran

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

The Vice-Chancellor of Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS) is offering potential scholarships opportunities for international students who are interested to pursue their studies in Iran at TUMS.

About Scholarship: TUMS Scholarship Program is a program set up by TUMS to encourage international students and scholars to pursue their studies and research at TUMS. The scholarship aims to increase the mutual understanding and scientific exchange between scholars and students of Iran, and other parts of the world. TUMS is the best university in the field of medical sciences in Iran. The value of the award varies from 3,000 to 15,000 USD. The scholarship covers students’ first transport from the airport, housing, partial food plans, computer labs, sports and student union membership, library, Internet access, as well as a tuition-waiver of 0-100% based on student performance. 

Study: The prospect recipients of the Scholarship are welcome to study in one of these areas:

1. School of Medicine: Anatomy, Anesthesiology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cardiology, Community Medicine, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, ENT, Forensic Medicine, General Surgery, Genetics, Geriatrics, Histology, Immunology and Biology, Internal Medicine, Legal Medicine and Occupational Medicine, Medical Education, Medical Ethics, Medical Physics, Microbiology, Molecular Medicine, Neurology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Occupational Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Parasitology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Physiology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Psychiatry, Pulmonary Medicine, Radiology, Radiotherapy, Reproductive Biology, Social Medicine, Sport Medicine, Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Urology, Virology

2. School of Dentistry: Community Oral Health, Dental Laboratory Technology, Dental Materials, Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Medicine and Oral Diagnosis, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, Prosthodontics

3. School of Pharmacy: Biotechnology, Drug and Food Control, Medical Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacotherapy, Radiopharmacy, Toxicology and Pharmacology

4. School of Advanced Technology in Medicine: Medical Biotechnology, Medical Informatics, Medical Nanotechnology, Molecular Medicine, Neurosciences, Tissue Engineering and Cell Therapy 5. School of Allied Health Sciences: Anesthesia Technology, Health Care Management, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Medical Library and Information Sciences, Medical Records, Operation Room Technology, Practical Hematology, Radiology and Radiotherapy Technology

6. School of Public Health: Environmental Health Engineering, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Education and Promotion, Health Services, Management Sciences and Health Economics, Medical Entomology and Vector Control, Medical Parasitology and Mycology, Nutrition and Biochemistry, Occupational Health Engineering, Pathobiology

7. School of Nursing and Midwifery: Community Health Nursing, Medical-Surgical Nursing, Mother and Child Health, Nursing Management, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatric Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Reproductive Health

8. School of Rehabilitation: Audiology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy

Course Level: Levels of Studies Undergraduate Levels – M.D. or Doctor of Medicine – D.D.S. or Doctor of Dental Surgery – Pharm.D. or Doctor in Pharmacy – B.Sc. Graduate Levels – M.Sc. – Ph.D.

Scholarship by: Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS)

Location: Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 


-For undergraduate level of studies: the applicant must have finished high school.

- For graduate level of studies: the applicant must have obtained an undergraduate degree in the field related to her/his desired field of study.

-Language Proficiency: language of instruction will be English.

-The applicant needs to have proof of English language ability to write, read, and understand.

-Our official language is Persian/Farsi and we will assist those who wish to pursue their education in Persian/Farsi.

-The scholarship is only for non-Iranian citizens. 

Scholarship Open for: The scholarship is available only for non-Iranian citizens. 

Value: The value of the award varies from 3,000 to 15,000 USD. The scholarship covers students’ first transport from the airport, housing, partial food plans, computer labs, sports and student union membership, library, Internet access, as well as a tuition-waiver of 0-100% based on student performance. 

Apply: The Process

1. Please prepare all your documents http://gsia.tums.ac.ir/en/page/2289/Admission-Information

2. You will register and apply online.  http://gsia.tums.ac.ir/en/form/4417/Apply-Here please includes your request for scholarship as a part of your motivation letter

3. We will send you an email informing you that we have received your application.

4. We will ask you to submit supporting documents.

5. We will gather all of your documents and will create a profile for you.

6. Your profile will be taken to the Admission Committee. All profiles are reviewed one by one and with serious attention. Your gender and country of residency are not a factor in the selection process.  Your grades, publications, letter of motivation, work experience, and letters of recommendation are important to the Selection Committee.  The level of your English language is also important.

7. Once the Admission Committee has reviewed your profile we will notify you about your status. A letter of admission (acceptance) or a letter of refusal will be sent to you.

8. We will send you your admission package with your visa study form. Complete and send the form back t us, we will help process your entry visa

9. Please read the information provided on our site http://gsia.tums.ac.ir/en/download/4394/Download-Center 

Deadline: 1 April 2013

Further Information: http://gsia.tums.ac.ir/en