Clark Graduate Bursary Fund for International Students at University of Glasgow in UK

The University of Glasgow now wishes to invite applicants for its Clark (Mile-End) Graduate Bursary Fund to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD and postgraduate research programmes.

The aim of the bursary is to support graduates of the University of Glasgow or Strathclyde studying for, or applying to study for, a subsequent degree at a university in the UK or abroad.

The University of Glasgow (Scottish Gaelic: Oilthigh Ghlaschu, Latin: Universitas Glasguensis) (abbreviated as Glas. in post-nominals) is the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland’s four ancient universities.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application deadline: Applications can be submitted between 1st March and 1st October each year.
  • Course Level: Bursary is available to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD and postgraduate research programmes.
  • Study Subject: Bursary is awarded in the field offered by the university.
  • Scholarship Award: The value of the bursary normally between £500 and £1,500.
  • Nationality: International Applicants are eligible to apply for the bursary.
  • Number of Scholarships: Number of bursaries is not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in UK

Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: Applicants from Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra ,Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Congo Democratic Republic of Costa Rica, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republi,c East Timo, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, England, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea North, Korea South, Kosovo, Kuwait Kyrgystan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar(Burma), Namibia, Nauru, Nepa,l Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Ireland, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau ,Palestine ,Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, St Kitts and Nevis ,St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda ,Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States of America, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wales, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe are eligible to apply for the bursary.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants can either be graduates of the University of Glasgow or Strathclyde studying for, or applying to study for, a subsequent degree at a university in the UK or abroad.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

  • There is an annual application process. Applications can be submitted between 1st March and 1st October each year.Applications must be submitted online.
  • Interviews of candidates selected for consideration are held in Glasgow at a Governors’ meeting during November. Interviewees will usually be notified within a week of the interviews whether they will receive an award. Awards are normally paid to successful applicants before the end of the year.

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Piet Rietveld Scholarship for Developing Countries at Vrije University Amsterdam, 2018

The Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is a leading, innovative and growing university that is at the heart of society and actively contributes to new developments in teaching and research.

VU Amsterdam requires you to take an English test and to submit your score as a part of the application. You can begin your application, however, before you have completed the test and then submit your passing score once you have been conditionally admitted. Exceptions to the English Language Proficiency requirement are made if you have completed your education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia.

Scholarship Description: 

  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
  • Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.
  • Study Subject: Eligible candidates should be admitted to the Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics master’s degree programme at VU Amsterdam.
  • Scholarship Award: The scholarship covers the yearly tuition fee, and provides an allowance of € 3000 towards living costs.
  • Nationality: Students from Developing Countries
  • Number of Scholarships: Single scholarship is available.
  • Scholarship can be taken in the Netherlands

Eligibility for the Scholarship: 

Eligible Countries: The master’s programme offers a yearly single scholarship for an excellent student in the programme originating from a developing country. Especially Indonesian students are encouraged to apply.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following requirements:

In October 2016, Dutch students and education experts gave Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics high marks for the quality of teaching staff, internal communication, and course content. The Netherlands Higher Education Center, therefore, recognized the programme as a Top Rated Programme in the Keuzegids Masters 2017, the Dutch higher education guide for prospective students.

Best programme 
The MSc Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics programme at VU Amsterdam ranked first among similar programmes in the Netherlands (National Student Survey 2017). Dutch students gave our programme high marks for their overall satisfaction.

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Specializations

You apply for the Master’s programme Spatial, Transport and Environmental Economics. Later on during the year, you may specialize in one or a combination of the following fields:

  • Urban and Regional Economics
    Regions, cities, and buildings: Understanding the spatial and economic dimensions of urbanization, agglomeration and regional decline and development
  • Transport Economics
    Understanding the economics of the great societal challenges in urban and international transport, mobility, and accessibility
  • Environmental Economics
    Understanding the economic and spatial aspects of the great societal challenges in managing local and global environments, natural resources and the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy

The master’s programme offers a yearly single scholarship (Piet Rietveld Scholarship) for an excellent student in the programme originating from a developing country. Especially Indonesian students are encouraged to apply.

English Language Requirements: VU Amsterdam requires you to take an English test and to submit your score as a part of the application. You can begin your application, however, before you have completed the test and then submit your passing score once you have been conditionally admitted. Exceptions to the English Language Proficiency requirement are made if you have completed your education in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia.

The minimum English language proficiency requirements for admission to a Master’s programme at VU Amsterdam are:

  • IELTS: 6.5 – please note that candidates must take the Academic test and not the General one!
  • TOEFL paper-based test: 580
  • TOEFL Internet-based test: 92
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): A, B, C
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): A, B, C
  • Vu-test English-language proficiency: TOEFL ITP

Application Procedure: 

How to Apply: Send a CV, a Grade List, and a Letter of Motivation to the following e-mail address: jos.van.ommeren-at-vu.nl.

Please apply simultaneously for admittance to the master’s programme, insofar as you have not done so already.

Application form

Scholarship Link

Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Students in Germany, 2018

Applicants are invited for Goethe-Institut Postdoctoral Fellowship to pursue research focuses on global perspectives on modern and contemporary art in the second half of the 20th century and the 21stcentury. The fellowship is designed for international emerging scholars.

The aim of the fellowship is to support promising and exceptional scholar for one academic year and shall concentrate on the research for a comprehensive exhibition project on the global art historical developments of the Post-colonial era covering the period 1955 – 1980.

The Goethe-Institut is a non-profit German cultural association operational worldwide with 159 institutes, promoting the study of the German language abroad and encouraging international cultural exchange and relations.

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Eligibility for the Scholarship:

  • Eligible Countries: International applicants are eligible to apply for the fellowship.
  • Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a doctorate degree in art history, museum studies or related fields.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants must be fluent in English.

Scholarship Description:

  • Application Deadline: January 14, 2018
  • Course Level: Fellowship is available to pursue postdoctoral research programme.
  • Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded for scholars whose research focuses on global perspectives on modern and contemporary art in the second half of the 20th century and the 21stcentury.
  • Scholarship Award: An overall remuneration package of 30.000 Euro for the entire year. This includes any health care and tax payments.
  • Accommodation is the responsibility of the successful candidate. Haus der Kunst will provide supplementary support to the scholar for accommodation in the amount of 300 Euro per month.
  • Haus der Kunst will support the fellow in organizing administrational paperwork such as limited residency, work permit, etc.
  • Fellow will be provided with work area and full access to the infrastructure of Haus der Kunst and facilities in Munich.
  • Nationality: International applicants are eligible to apply for the fellowship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Number of fellowship is not given.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Germany.

Application Procedure:

How to Apply:

Interested scholars are invited to send their application via email. The application should be in English and include a CurriculumVitae, bibliography, reference letters and a cover letter explaining the motivation for the application.

Scholarship Link

2018 Federation University Tuition Fee Scholarships for International Students in Australia

For February 2018 intake, Federation University Australia is funding Tuition Fee Scholarships. The scholarships are open to international students commencing eligible Business and Information Technology programs.

Federation University Australia is a dual-sector university with multiple campuses in Victoria, Australia. The university is based in Ballarat, but there are also campuses in Ararat, Horsham, Stawell, Churchill and online offering technical and further education (TAFE) and Horsham’s Higher Education Nursing program.

Students must meet English language entry requirements – IELTS overall 6.0, no band less than 6, or equivalent.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor and master programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Business, Commerce, Information Technology, Business Administration, Professional Accounting and Technology.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship is equivalent to 20% of your total program tuition fees, payable per semester based on your enrolment.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

Eligibility: To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be:

  • A prospective international student;
  • Enrolling as a commencing student in semester 1, 2018;
  • Eligible to study in Australia with a student visa;
  • Not have accepted, or be in receipt of, any other Federation University scholarship or bursary, or any other reduced fee arrangements;
  • Meet the University’s academic admission requirements relevant for the chosen program of study;
  • Receiving less than 8 courses or 120 credit points of credit transfer;
  • Enrolling in an eligible program

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students must meet English language entry requirements – IELTS overall 6.0, no band less than 6, or equivalent.

How to Apply: Students will be automatically assessed for scholarships when applying for an eligible on-campus program at Federation University Australia. There is no need for a separate application. Students must commence their eligible program in semester 1, 2018.

Application Deadline: International onshore and offshore applications for Semester 1, 2018: now open.

Scholarship Link

International Design Award for University Students – 2018

International Design Award is open to students enrolled at a university, university of applied science or any other educational institution with a creative focus.

The Hettich Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of furniture fittings. The company’s headquarters are located in the eastern Westphalian town of Kirchlengern.

Course Level: Award is open to students enrolled at a university, university of applied science or any other educational institution with a creative focus.

Study Subject: Award is available in the field of design.

Scholarship Award: The winners will receive an attractive price package including prize money, an international PR for building a reputation and a SMART FURNITURE Workshop.

Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibility: Participation is open to students enrolled at a university, university of applied science or any other educational institution with a creative focus.

Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

How to Apply:  The mode of applying is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The deadline for application is February 28, 2018.

Scholarship Link

Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarships for UK/EU Students at University of West London in UK, 2018

The University of West London is awarding Vice-Chancellor’s PhD scholarships for a period of three years (subject to satisfactory performance and academic progress). Scholarships are open to all UK/EU students.

The University of West London is a leading modern university specializing in the education and development of exceptionally creative, business and service professionals.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: In addition to our regular programme of fee-paying doctorates, UWL is offering Vice-Chancellor’s PhD scholarships. We are presently seeking to allocate scholarships in:

  • Creative industries
  • Cybersecurity
  • Dementia care
  • Policing
  • Public health
  • Technology-enhanced learning

Scholarship Award: The Vice-Chancellor’s PhD scholarships are open to all UK/EU students who qualify and include:

  • MPhil/PhD fee waiver at the Home/EU rate
  • A tax-free stipend of £15,000 per annum.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Scholarships are open to all UK/EU students who meet our general entry criteria:

  • An undergraduate degree with a 2:1 or a first
  • A master’s degree with merit or distinction
  • An IELTS score of minimum 6.5 (with no element under 6.5) for those for whom English is not the first language.

Beneficiaries of these scholarships will be engaged on a programme of full-time study and are not expected to undertake paid work for the duration of their course. The stipend will support students towards their accommodation and living costs and towards any peripheral costs incurred in the course of their study (including attendance at conferences).

Nationality: Scholarships are open to all UK/EU students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree with a 2:1 or a first.

English Language Requirements: Applicants must have an IELTS score of minimum 6.5 (with no element under 6.5) for those for whom English is not the first language.

How to Apply: To apply for a scholarship please submit the following documentation.

  • Completed application form
  • CV
  • transcript of your highest qualification
  • Outline research proposal (maximum 1,500 words including references) that links to one of the research areas specified above.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is October 29, 2017.

Scholarship Link

South West Campus International Scholarship at ECU in Australia, 2018

The Edith Cowan University is now accepting applications for the award of scholarships covering 10 % of the tuition fees. The scholarship is open for an international student who intends to study on campus at ECU’s South West Campus, in a course available at that study location.

The Edith Cowan University is an Australian public university located in Perth, Western Australia. It was named after the first woman to be elected to an Australian Parliament, Edith Cowan, and is the only Australian university named after a woman.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to study an undergraduate degree or postgraduate coursework degree.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Scholarship provides a 10% reduction in tuition fees for the duration of their course at ECU.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • Be an international student who intends to study on campus at ECU’s South West Campus, in a course available At that study location (see what you can study at our South West Campus);
  • Be commencing study at ECU in the next intake;
  • Meet ECU’s English and academic direct entry requirements for the course of your choice;
  • Not be in receipt of another scholarship or sponsorship;
  • Not have a pending course application with ECU;
  • Not currently be enrolled in another ECU course;
  • Be an International student and not an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, or New Zealand Citizen; and
  • Intend to study an undergraduate degree or postgraduate coursework degree.

Nationality: International student can apply for this scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply:

  • If you believe you are eligible, submit the Scholarship Pre-Approval form and accompanying evidence to demonstrate you meet the scholarship eligibility criteria.
  • ECU will contact you to pre-approve or decline your scholarship eligibility. This will be within one week after you’ve completed the Scholarship Pre-approval form.
  • If successful, you will be provided with specific instructions on how to apply for your course and redeem your scholarship.
  • If you are made an offer for an ECU course, your fees will be adjusted automatically.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is December 31, 2017.

Scholarship Link

EASL Postgraduate Fellowship Sheila Sherlock for International Students in Europe, 2017

The European Association for the Study of the Liver awards EASL Postgraduate Fellowship is intended to support European and non-European applicants who wish to conduct research at a European centre.

The aim of the fellowship is to support the most promising newly qualified postgraduate researchers who wish to expand research fields and start developing their independent research careers.

The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) is a European professional association for liver disease.

Course Level: The fellowship is available to pursue postgraduate research programme.

Study Subject: The fellowship is awarded in the fields offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The fellowship will cover the following:

  • Base funding of 60,000 EUR per year paid directly to the Hosting Institution, providing support for basic salary. The Salary Contribution may also cover part of the research expenses, depending on the salary determined by the Hosting Institution, and detailed in the fellowship application.

Number of Scholarships: Number of scholarship is not given.

Scholarship can be taken in Europe

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Candidates must be active EASL members or have applied for membership at the time of the application;
  • Applicant must not hold a permanent position;
  • The Hosting Institution must be in Europe;
  • The Hosting Institution must be different from the Home Institution and preferably located in a different European country;
  • No more than 1 application per hosting and home institution will be considered;
  • The research supervisor in the hosting institution must be an EASL member but must not be a member of the EASL Governing Board.
  • No restriction on the applicant’s age or nationality

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Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible for the fellowship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:  Applicants must hold a PhD and /or an MD degree and have no more than two years of postgraduate research experience.

English Language Requirement: Applicants must have fluency in English.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via online mode.

  • A detailed research proposal identifying an important research question and the plan to achieve the aims (max. 4 pages)
  • A detailed CV (Max. 2 pages)
  • 2 reference letters (including one from the candidate’s senior mentor at the home institution)
  • An official letter signed by the candidate’s supervisor at the hosting institution including the following:
  • A statement detailing how much of the design and research work will be done by the candidate,
  • A statement confirming that the object of the research program is unpublished (as defined by not having appeared on PubMed) by the closing date for award submissions
  • A confirmation that the Hosting Institution will appoint the candidate under a temporary employment contract if the fellowship is granted.
  • A confirmation that the candidate is, or has applied to become, a member of the EASL.

Online application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is November 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies Scholarships for BA, MA, MBA & PhD Programs , 2018

The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies has created a scholarship programme to enable talented students to pursue BA, MA, and MBA & Ph.D. Programs. Students from Germany, Italy, Scotland, and Romania are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies (CCDS) is the world’s leading institute for the study of Cultural Diplomacy. Four different categories of education programs on Cultural Diplomacy are offered: graduate degree programs, e-learning courses, professional development programs (certificate programs) and study abroad (credit programs) dedicated either fully or in part to the field of Cultural Diplomacy.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue BA, MA, MBA and PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for the following programme:

The Furtwangen University, Germany

MA Program in International Economics, Business & Cultural Diplomacy (Two Year Program)

MA Program in International Economics, Business & Cultural Diplomacy (One Year Program)

MA Program in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy (Two Year Program)

MA Program in International Relations & Cultural Diplomacy (One Year Program)

MBA Program in International Economics & Cultural Diplomacy (Two Year Program)

The University of Siena, Italy

MA Program in International Relations & Cultural Diplomacy (One Year Program)

MA Program in Global Governance & Cultural Diplomacy (One Year Program)

The University of West of Scotland (UWS), Paisley, Scotland

MA program in Cultural Diplomacy and International Events (one Year Program)

MA program in Cultural Diplomacy and International Music (one Year Program)

MA program in Cultural Diplomacy and International Sport (one Year Program)

Touro College Berlin (TCB)

MBA Program (American MBA degree) in International Business Relations with focus on CD (18-Month program)

The University of Bucharest, Romania

Ph.D. Program in International Relation & Cultural Diplomacy (Three Year Program) »

MA Program in Cultural Diplomacy, Human Rights & International Law »

MA Program in Globalization and Cultural Diplomacy Program

MA Program in Analytic Philosophy with a Concentration in Cultural Diplomacy

BA in Political Science with a Concentration in Cultural Diplomacy

The Babes-Bolyai University, Romania

Ph.D. Program in International Relations & European Studies (Three Year Program)

BA Program in International Relations & European Studies (Three Year Program)

MA Program in International Relations & Cultural Diplomacy

MA Program in Trans-Atlantic Relation (Two Year Program)

MA Program in Comparative European Political Studies (Two Year Program)

MA Program in Germany and Eastern Europe (Two Year Program)

Scholarship Award: Scholarships, equaling up to a 10% deduction of tuition costs, are available for students based on educational excellence and financial need. Although each scholarship request will be evaluated on an individual basis, students are expected to have an above-average grade point of 4.5 (on a 5.0 scale) in order to qualify for a grant, and then to prove financial need.

The Financial Aid application is a two-step process; students interested in applying for a scholarship are required to submit their initial aid application request as soon as they have formally applied to the program, completed the first step of the application, and have been accepted into the program. Scholarships are then determined for the second (and 4th, if applicable) semester.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in

  • The Furtwangen University, Germany
  • The University of Siena, Italy
  • The University of West of Scotland (UWS), Paisley, Scotland
  • Touro College Berlin (TCB)
  • The University of Bucharest, Romania
  • The Babes-Bolyai University, Romania

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:

  • (A) Application Procedure – Applicants will receive written confirmation of their enrolments. In the case of extensive programs and specific courses, particular entry requirements can apply and enrolments will be reviewed accordingly. Requirements and selection criteria are defined in the course regulations and guidelines. Through their enrolment, applicants accept the general terms and conditions, the course regulations and the information stated in the guidelines or course description.
  • (b) Insufficient enrolment – The CCDS reserves the right to cancel programs and courses subject to insufficient enrolment. If so, the CCDS will inform all prospective participants following the closing date for enrolment.
  • (c) Acceptance – On acceptance into a graduate program, the first part of the tuition fee for the program must be paid in order to reserve a space in the program.
  • (d) On acceptance into a Professional / Diploma of Advanced Studies-programs, the full Tuition fee must be paid in order to reserve a space in the program.
  • (e) The Tuition fees of the programs are as published on the CCDS’ Website and/or notified via E-Mail by the CCDS. The Tuition fees cover the tuition fees for the courses; however do not include housing or any other related expense, unless other is specifically indicated.
  • (f) The fees paid in accordance with par. 3(c) and 3(d) are non-refundable and will be applied to the tuition fees. It also activates the Student’s registration in the prospective program.
  • (g) Where a cancellation is made after the student has accepted the position and after the deadline for the student’s admission, as notified by the CCDS in the admission notification, the full application fee for the courses or modules will be charged. Course fees already paid will not be refunded.
  • (h) Should participants withdraw from a program, a course or a module or discontinue participation, no discount on the course fees will be granted, nor will any of the course fees be refunded.

Nationality: Students from Germany, Italy, Scotland, and Romania are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

How to Apply: In order to complete the application process for the BA, MA and Ph.D. Programs, applicants should follow the steps indicated below:

Submit an online application form, which can be accessed here (see also the hyperlink on the left-handed side). Following the submission of the online application, the applicant will receive an email from a representative of the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy outlining the next steps for the application.

Applicants who have successfully completed the first stage of their application will then need to pay the application fee of 70 Euros (Payment Options will be sent to you via email) and will be scheduled for an interview which will be conducted either via telephone or Skype. The interview will be scheduled within 1-2 weeks after the date of the successful submission of the application (candidates will be informed about the date and the time of the interview via email).

Application Deadline: The admissions deadlines are indicated in the following table below:

Enrolment Dates for the Academic Year 2017-2018
Semester Commencement of Classes for the Semester Deadline for Admissions
Fall Semester 2017
(Option B)
November 15, 2017 ,  October 31, 2017
Winter Semester 2018 February 8, 2018  November 30, 2017
Spring Semester 2018 April 11, 2018 December 31, 2017

 Scholarship Link

amfAR HIV/AIDS Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Program 2018

The amfAR Public Policy Internship and Fellowship Programme trains interns and fellows to become effective leaders in public health by immersing them in policy writing, research and advocacy from their very first day.

Application Deadline: 

  • For placements beginning in January/February 2018, applications must be submitted by 1st November 2017.
  • For placements beginning in June/July 2018, applications must be submitted by 15th April, 2018.

Offered annually? Yes

To be taken at (country): Washington, DC, USA

About the Award: The Allan Rosenfield Internship and Fellowship Program at amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, was established to honor the distinguished public health leader Allan Rosenfield, M.D., dean of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health for 22 years, chair of amfAR’s program board, and a longtime member of the Foundation’s board of trustees. This training program has been established for exceptional college undergraduates and graduate students who aspire to become leaders in public health and in the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Rosenfield interns and fellows are based at amfAR’s Public Policy office in Washington, D.C. They dedicate their time to public policy research and writing under the mentorship of the office’s senior leadership. amfAR’s Public Policy office is known for its considered analysis of emerging issues in AIDS policy including biomedical research, domestic and international AIDS funding, harm reduction, equity and human rights.

Successful candidates are expected to conduct original writing and research related to the domestic and global HIV/AIDS epidemic as well as advocate to members of Congress and their staff, organize meetings and conferences, and participate in community briefings.

Type: Internship, Fellowship

Eligibility:  

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  • Applicants for internships must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program.
  • Applicants for fellowships must have received an undergraduate degree prior to beginning the fellowship. A graduate degree related to public health policy and its associated fields (e.g., M.D., J.D., M.P.P, M.P.H., Ph.D) is preferred but not required.
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong writing and research skills and have a demonstrated interest in health policy or advocacy related to HIV/AIDS. Knowledge of the U.S. government and legislative processes is also preferred but not required.

Number of Awardees: 4

Value and Duration of Program: Placements are paid and full time and are up to six months for fellows and up to three months for interns. All fellows and interns are based in Washington, DC.

How to Apply: Applicants must send:

  • A resume;
  • A cover letter describing your interest in this issue and working at amfAR; and
  • A writing sample (no more than 2,000 words);

Applications must be submitted online here

Visit Program Webpage for details

Award Provider: amfAR

Important Note: Please note, while applications are accepted on a rolling basis, candidates will only be contacted regarding the most current term. Successful candidates will be contacted after the application deadline.