Scholarship for Economic & Development at University of Sussex

University of Sussex has announced scholarhsips for economic and social developments scholarships programmes in academic year 2014-15. Scholarhsips are available for master degree programmes. Duration of scholarhsips is one year and it fee is £5,000. Pakistani students are eligible for these scholarships and can apply for application by online mode.

Awards will be made on the basis of academic merit (not financial need).
Type of award: Postgraduate taught
Award amount: £5,000 fee waiver
Eligibility: In order to be considered for the Economic and Social Development Scholarship you must meet all of the following criteria:
  • Be a nationals from, and resident in, one of the following countries: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka.
  • Be applying for a Master's degree in the following subject areas only: Anthropology, Development Studies/International Development (including the Institute of Development Studies), Economics, Education (including MA in Childhood and Youth Studies), Gender Studies, International Relations, Human Rights, Migration Studies;
  • Be classified to pay fees at the 'overseas' rate.
Application procedure
Please complete the application form that can be found in Word and PDF format in the Files section and return it by email or post to the address below. Only the information given on the application form will be considered.
Please note that you must also have submitted your application on the University of Sussex online postgraduate application system:http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/pg/applying/
Deadline for application: 23:59 BST Sunday 5 April 2015
Successful candidates notified:Early June
Award given to scholars: First week of the acadmic year 

Details are available at http://www.sussex.ac.uk/study/money/scholarships/pgt2015/view/402


Chulabhorn Graduate Institute Post-graduate Scholarship Program for Academic Year 2014

The CGI is a multidisciplinary post-graduate academic institute established in 2005, under the initiative of Professor Dr. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol. The aim of CGI is to employ the most recent interactive teaching techniques used in leading educational and research institutions to train students in the program to be effective thinkers and leaders in their fields of expertise, to better serve their countries’ needs towards sustainable development. The CGI is presently offering programs leading to a Post-Graduate diploma and a Master’s degree in Applied Biological Sciences: Environmental Health, Environmental Toxicology, and Chemical Biology.
Scholarships are open to eligible  applicants who hold a Bachelor Degree with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 in one of the following fields:
·         Sciences: Chemistry, Biological, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology, Environmental Sciences
·         Medical Sciences: Medicine, Medical Technology, Nursing
·         Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Applicants from other related fields are also welcome to apply.
·         Have at least 2 years work experiences in related field. Applicants with laboratory research experiences will receive favorable consideration
·         Applicants must have demonstrated English proficiency, preferably on one of two recognized test of language proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS)
·         Applicants must provide a statement of purpose explaining their interests in the study
·         Applied Biological Sciences: Environmental Health
·         Environmental Toxicology
·         Chemical Biology
The scholarship will cover tuition and other academic fees, round trip airfare, accommodation allowance, monthly stipend, book allowance, health insurance and others.
The award is tenable for a period of 2 years, subject to an annual review of the scholar’s satisfactory progress.
Application Period
Application for the CGI Scholarship Program is due on 15 October 2013. Pre-session orientation program will commence in April 2014 while the academic program will commence in June 2014.

                Required Documents:

·        Application Form 
·         Medical History and Report
·         HEC Form (Click Here to download)
·         Attach the payment receipt of Rs. 300 (Application Processing Fee) with HEC Application form only. All payments are to be made to HEC through HBL online facility. This facility is available in all branches of Habib Bank Ltd. A separate bank Account No. 17427900133401 is being maintained for the purpose.
·         Copy of the attested certificate of academic qualification.
·         Copy of passport.
·         6 photographs.
·         CNIC
·         IElTS/ TOEFL score card
·         Statement of Purpose
·         Have at least 2 years’ experience in related  field
Deadline for application: 15th Oct, 2013.
Where to Send Applications:
Send the application package to the address mentioned below before 15th August, 2013:
Deputy Director (FFSP/Kuwait)
HRD Division,
Higher Education Commission
IMPORTANT NOTE:  HEC is only facilitating in the processing of this scholarship scheme. Therefore, HEC has no financial liability in this regard.




The call will remain in effect from February 25 to August 30, 2013. The placements may start between March and October 2013.

Scholarships are awarded for placements in the framework of the following programs:

"Visiting Professors
»High Level Conferences
"Scholarship" Genaro Estrada "to Experts on Mexico
»Visits for Artistic Creation
"Collaborating stays for News Media
"Improving the Quality of Mexican Institutions and Higher Education

• Only applies to nationals of the countries considered in this call.

• Not residing in Mexico at the time of applying.

• Except in special cases, grants can not begin in November or December.

• The nomination and request for information must be made at the Embassy of Mexico located in the country of origin of the applicant, before the embassy concurrent, or through the receiving Mexican institution. Will only process applications that meet all requirements.

• The documentation and forms must be submitted in Spanish, or possibly due to translation.

• The decision on the applications will be notified through the Embassy of Mexico for and / or by the receiving Mexican institution.

• Scholarships are not transferable or can be deferred to other years.

• The complete original applications must be submitted well in advance. We will not accept applications submitted by fax or email.

• The Directorate General of Educational and Cultural Cooperation perform management and international air ticket purchase, so there will be no refunds in the event that the applicant or recipient institution directly acquire it.

• If the applicant cancels the trip once the ticket has been purchased tickets for the SRE, proceed to ask the person concerned or the institution that ran the payment.


Bolton Scholarship 2013/14

The Bolton 2013 Scholarship is worth £1,200  and may be awarded to any student that is studying a Science, Engineering or Mathematics course (excluding Sport and Psychology related courses) at the University of Bolton.


A Scholarship of £1,200, to be deducted from tuition fees, will be applied to qualifying courses for eligible students for the academic year 2013/14.


Students must be UK or EU and studying a qualifying undergraduate course of study at University of Bolton.
The undergraduate course of study must have commenced in September 2013 or later.
Tuition fees being charged for the course must be £8,400 per annum. Students must be paying the £8,400 tuition fees either via a tuition fee loan or be self funded. 
  • The Scholarship will be paid for first, not subsequent equivalent or lower level HE courses only.  
Qualifying courses of study for the Bolton 2013 Scholarship are those included within Science, Engineering and Mathematics programmes with the exception of Sport and Psychology related courses.
To be eligible to receive the Bolton 2013 Scholarship the student’s household income must be under £42,611. 
In order that your eligibility to the Bolton 2013 Scholarship may be assessed you must apply to Student Finance England for funding for your course of study as soon as possible and both you and your sponsor(s) must give consent for the Student Loans Company to share information with the university. This is so that once your funding application has been financially assessed your household income details can be shared with the university.
This information will not be used by the university for any purpose other than calculating your eligibility for the Bolton 2013 Scholarship, and the information will not be shared with any third party.
Please note that even if you expect to receive the Bolton 2013 Scholarship you should still apply to Student Finance England for the full tuition fee for your course of study (if you are applying for a tuition fee loan), and any adjustment to your tuition fee figure will need to be made once your household income has been assessed and eligibility for fee waiver determined.

How to apply

To apply for student funding please visit the following link:
 It is estimated that 75% of students on qualifying programmes will be eligible for state maintenance grants.

Additional terms and conditions

Students in receipt of the Bolton 2013 Scholarship cannot apply for a National Scholarship Award or Bolton Partnership Bursary in addition.
Students domiciled in Wales are not eligible to apply for the Bolton 2013 Scholarship due to fees already being subsidised by the Welsh Government (Tuition Fee Grant).
Please note the Scholarship will only be available for students in attendance on their course of study. The Scholarship will not be applied for students who have transferred to another institution, failed their course, or suspended or withdrawn from their studies.

Further information

For further information please contact:
Ms Karen Bentley
Student Funding Advisor
T: 01204 903497
F: 01204 903809
E: studentfunding@bolton.ac.uk