2016 Fully-Funded MBA Scholarships in Netherlands

Applications are invited for the 2016 Fully-Funded MBA Scholarships in Business School Netherlands (BSN), Netherlands. These scholarships are funded through the Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP)

Scholarship description

The NFP is initiated and fully funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the budget for development cooperation. Business School Netherlands is proud to be one of the Dutch institutions offering NFP-qualified courses to managers and trainee managers who are looking to tackle the food security issues within in their country. The funding for this MBA Scholarship, better known as the Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP), is made available through Nuffic the Governmental body responsible for the promotion of the Dutch Higher Education system worldwide

NFP is a full (100%) MBA Scholarship programme designed to foster institutional development within certain parts of the world. Applicants to certain academic and short courses of Dutch higher education institutions apply for the fellowship to cover the cost of tuition fees, accommodation and international travel for study

Business School Netherlands (BSN), the Action Learning business school, is now open for applicants wanting to study an International MBA with a focus on food security. Eligible applicants living in one of the 51 NFP countries and working in Government, Semi-Government, small-medium organisations and local community NGO’s are invited to apply for the International Action Learning MBA with a Major in Food Security programme until 22 July 2016

This English part-time, blended learning MBA programme, allows for a very practical approach to educating business leaders of the future. The International Action Learning MBA is designed for working professionals in the food security/agriculture/farming sectors who are interested in finding solutions to current management issues within their own organisations whilst achieving personal enrichment and great ROI

Approximately, 1000 courses (Masters and Short Courses) are offered each year through the NFP scholarship whereby 20,000 applications are received. 7,000 nominations are processed and then assessed by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Dutch embassies, rounding up a final 2,000 candidates who are selected from the various Dutch institutions, BSN being one of the chosen institutes. In doing so, skilled managers and senior professional in the 51 NFP countries are enabled to drive change and improvement in their countries

Eligibility

The following are the eligibility criteria for these scholarships:

  • Mid-career professionals in employment
  • Only the individual applicant can apply for funding
  • The training must occur within the context of the organisation with which the applicant works
  • The training must be seen to help the organisation in its development strategies
  • Employer support is essential

Note: while fellowships are awarded to individuals, the need for training must occur within the context of the organization for which an applicant works. The training must help the organization to develop its capacity. This means that applicants must be nominated by their employers. In fact, an application without the support of an employer will not be considered

Priorities

Half of the available funding from the NFP budget should be spent on fellowships for female candidates and for candidates from sub-Saharan Africa. Apart from this, priority is given to candidates from deprived groups and/or from marginalized regions.

Additionally, the overall objective is to spend 35% of the budget on grants and study programmes in food security and private sector development

  • Applicants will first need to make application with BSN for the International Action Learning MBA with a Major in Food Security and ensure that they meet all the entry requirements of this programme
  • Priority focus is given to applicants who live and work in Sub-Saharan Africa, work within the food security/agriculture/farming sectors as well as female applicants

Currently International MBA candidates from within the following countries are eligible to apply for funding through the Dutch Embassy or Consulate within their country

How to apply

  • Ensure you meet the admission criteria for the International MBA Programme
  • Ensure you meet the entrance criteria for the NFP Scholarship
  • Submit your application to the Admissions Team before 15 July, 2016
  • For non-English speakers a TOEFL or IELTS language test is required. The minimum pass mark for TOEFL is 550 (paper); 213 (computer) or 80 (internet) and IELTS 6.0. Exemptions can be considered should your mother tongue be English and you have successfully completed your degree in English.

Note: Prior to the application to EP-Nuffic (NFP), the applicant should first be accepted, and therefore comply with the requirements set by Business School Netherlands for the International Action Learning MBA.
You can also apply for the Netherlands Fellowship Programme by requesting the International MBA Brochure. Please ensure that you meet the admission criteria prior to applying for the programme

Application deadline

NFP Application dates for 2016
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2016 KAUST Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia

KAUST-FellowshipApplications are invited for the 2016 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia. 11 admitted students will receive the benefits of the KAUST Fellowship. The fellowship supports students for the duration of their graduate studies. KAUST Fellowship includes full tuition support and monthly living allowance

Scholarship description

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is offering PhD and MS/PhD Fellowship for spring 2016. KAUST aspires to be a destination for scientific and technological education and research. By inspiring discoveries to address global challenges, we strive to serve as a beacon of knowledge that bridges people and cultures for the betterment of humanity.

Eligibility

KAUST requires a minimum TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT (Internet Based Test) or 6.0 on the IELTS (International English Language Testing System). Only official TOEFL or IELTS scores will be accepted. TOEFL or IELTS scores for tests administered by an educational institution for admission to that particular institution are not acceptable.

KAUST does not require the GRE exam for admission. However, they strongly encourage students to take the GRE general test. A high quantitative score on the GRE will enhance a student’s application. Official test results should be sent directly from ETS. The KAUST admissions code is 4139. The average GRE quantitative score for admitted students is currently 774 out of 800. This KAUST fellowship is available for Saudi Arabian and international students.

Value

KAUST Fellowship benefits include:

  • Full tuition support
  • Monthly living allowance (ranging between $20,000-30,000 annual, depending on qualifications and progression through degree programs)
  • Housing
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Relocation support

How to apply

  • Applications should be submitted online. Also, Submit an official complete university Transcript/ Mark sheets/ Graduation Certificate/ Academic Record from every institution previously attended
  • A scan of the official transcript provided by the university in the native language must be uploaded into the Online Application along with the certified English translation
  • Your transcript must include the university grading scale for all documents submitted
  • If offered admission, an official final transcript must be sent to the Office of Admissions prior to arrival (during the on boarding process) in a sealed envelope via post

Note: A TOEFL or IELTS score is not required if the applicant received a degree from an accredited institution in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand

Application deadline

The application deadline is 8th October, 2015

For more information, enquiries and application, click here

Mexican Government 2016 Scholarship Programme for Foreign Students

Applications are invited for Mexican Government 2016 Scholarship Programme for Foreign Students. Scholarships for academic studies are offered for those who are interested in studying for a specialization, Master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate or postdoctoral research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate -level academic mobility program

Scholarship description

On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) invites foreign citizens who are interested in studying for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate or postdoctoral research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program, to participate in the 2016 Mexican Government Scholarship Programme for International Students. The scholarships are offered to more than 180 countries through a series of bilateral conventions, multilateral programmes and special agreements. More than 70 Mexican institutions participate and all offer academic programmes registered with the National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT) as National Quality Graduate Programmes. These programmes demonstrate the progress made by Mexico in the sciences and humanities. By offering Mexican government scholarships for International Students, Mexico strengthens its role as an actor with global responsibility and renews its commitment to cooperation programmes that help create highly-skilled human capital. The presence in Mexico of International Students, academics and scientists helps build permanent bridges of dialogue that enrich the long-term foreign policy agenda through contributions of exceptional value for the country and its partners abroad. In addition, the Mexican institutions and academic community benefit from the increased internationalization

The scholarships are awarded annually for the following:

  • Undergraduate and graduate academic mobility programmes- one academic term (quarter, trimester or semester)
  • Graduate-level research and postdoctoral fellowships-12 months (1 month minimum)
  • Specialization-1 year
  • Master’s degree- 2 Years
  • Doctorate- 3 years
  • Medical specialties and subspecialties- 3 Years

Scholarships are awarded to study any one of the courses available at participating Mexican institutions except Business administration, Plastic surgery, accounting, marketing, dentistry and advertising

Note: The final decision on the scholarships is made solely by the Mexican government

Eligibility

Requirements for all applicants:

  • Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree, as required by the programme for which the scholarship is requested
  • Minimum grade point average of eight (8.0) on a scale of 0 to 10, or the equivalent, for the last academic degree received
  • Be accepted to or currently enrolled in a programme at one of the participating Mexican institutions

Students from the following countries can apply for this scholarship:

North America: United States, Canada and Canada / Province of Quebec

Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico (Commonwealth), Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago

Asia: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Kingdom of, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Kingdom of Timor – Leste, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

Africa: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Saharawi, Arab Rep., Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Latin America: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela

Europe: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and Ukraine

Pacific: Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Independent State, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu

Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestinian National Authority, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen

Non- Self- Governing Territories: American Samoa, Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Gibraltar, Guam, Montserrat, New Caledonia, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Tokelau, Turks and Caicos Islands and United States Virgin Islands

Value

This scholarship provides the following benefits:

  • Monthly stipend of 4 times the minimum salary in Mexico City for undergraduate mobility scholarships, specializations, master’s degrees or master’s-level research, Spanish language or Mexican culture courses, currently the equivalent of $8,412.00 pesos (approximately US $546.234)
  • Monthly stipend of 5 times the minimum salary in Mexico City for doctoral studies and research, postdoctoral fellowships and medical specializations and
    sub-specializations, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US $681.90)
  • Registration fees and tuition, as established by the program at each institution (see the academic programs offered by the participating IES)
  • Health insurance from the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS), starting in the third month of the scholarship (the scholarship recipient must have health
    insurance that covers both major and minor medical expenses and provides international coverage for the first three months in Mexico)
  • Round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship
  • Transportation from Mexico City to the host institution and back at the start and end of the scholarship, if studying outside of Mexico City

How to apply

The entire scholarship application process must be done at the Mexican embassy in the applicant’s country or at the concurrent embassy. No applications will be accepted directly from the applicants. The applicant must submit the documents in the following order:

  1. Official nomination of his/her government
  2. Application form
  3. An explanation of why the applicant is interested in studying or conducting research in Mexico
  4. Curriculum vitae (maximum of 3 pages)
  5. Acceptance letter from the Mexican host institution, signed by the responsible party (Director of the International Affairs Office, Director of Academic Exchanges, Head of the Graduate Studies Department, Graduate Studies Coordinator, etc.), stating the length of the studies with the start and end dates and the type of studies. For research, the acceptance letter should also state that the candidate will receive the mentoring needed for the research project and, if possible, the name of the advisor
  6. Copy of the diploma for the highest degree received
  7. Copy of the transcript for the last degree received showing a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 8/10. If a different scale is used, the equivalent on a 10-point
    scale must be submitted
  8. For mobility scholarships, a letter from the applicant’s institution agreeing to give academic credit for the classes or course of study that will be taken in Mexico

Selection criteria are as follow:

  • Academic excellence of the candidate in the intended area of study
  • The intended field of study in Mexico is related to the applicant’s academic and job history
  • The area of study is important to and has a direct impact on the development of the applicant’s country
  • The program must relate to specific current or approved projects that have an impact on the development of the applicant’s country

The results will be announced starting in November 2015 by Mexico’s diplomatic offices abroad. The final decision on the scholarships is made solely by the Mexican government

Application deadline

Applications for the scholarship will be accepted from 15 April, to 31 August, 2015

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Macedonian Government 2015/2016 Undergraduate Scholarships for Foreign Students

Applications are invited for the Macedonian Government 2015/2016 Undergraduate Scholarships for Foreign Students to study at the University of Information Science and Technology. The scholarships are available to outstanding students, not older than 22 years old. Successful applicants will sign a contract with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia. The contract will stipulate that the scholarship provides funds for the first academic year and subsequently for the rest of the three years of the undergraduate studies, provided that the student ends the first year of studies with satisfactory success rate

Scholarship description

The Ministry of Education and Science of The Republic of Macedonia announces this Call for Applications for full undergraduate scholarships, for the 2015/2016 academic year. Beneficiaries of this scholarship will study at the University of Information Science and Technology “St Paul the Apostle” in Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia. One full scholarship will be awarded to a candidate from each of the eligible countries

Scholarships are awarded to pursue undergraduate studies in one of the following programmes:

  • Faculty of Communication Networks and Security (CNS)
  • Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
  • Faculty of Information Systems, Visualization, Multimedia and Animation (ISVMA)
  • Faculty of Information and Communication Science (ICS)
  • Study Program of Digital Business Informatics (DBI)
  • Faculty of Applied IT, Machine Intelligence and Robotics (AITMIR) and
  • Study Program of E-Government, E-Business and E-Culture

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria to qualify for qualification:

  • The scholarships are available to outstanding students, not older than 22 years old who wish to pursue undergraduate studies
  • Applicants who have not completed their high school education by May 1, 2015 may receive a conditional offer for admission pending their high school diploma
  • Successful applicants must finalise their high school studies and submit their transcript and diploma no later than July 31, 2015

Students from the following countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship:

Azerbaijan, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, United Arab Emirates, Barbados, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Burundi, Cameroon, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Georgia, Israel, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Laos, Latvia, Lebanese, Lithuania, Malaysia, Morocco, Moldova, Mongolia, Namibia, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Portuguese, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, United States of America, Thailand, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Vietnam, Hungary, Zambia and American States

Value

The scholarship provides the following benefits:

  • Full tuition fees
  • Visa and residence permit fees
  • Return air fare from the applicant’s home country
  • Accommodation and food (full board) at the University’s dorm “Nikola Karev” in Ohrid, the Republic of Macedonia
  • A monthly allowance of 5,000 MKD (approximately 82 EUR)

How to apply

Candidates are required to submit an online application (which will be available on the official scholarship web site of the Ministry of Education and Science) or submit it in hard copy, or electronically, to the respective Ministry of Education of the applicant’s home country. All students must send scanned copies of the required documents and the Application form to the following e-mail: biljana.zafirovska-at-mon.gov.mk. The required documents are:

  • Application Form
  • Official high school diploma or certificate (where applicable)
  • Official transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency. All students whose first language is not English are required to provide evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is appropriate for the programme they are applying
  • Official general medical report, including medical tests for HIV and Hepatitis C
  • An electronic copy of the Passport which must be valid for the next 4 calendar years
  • In addition, as part of the application, the candidates are required to summit contact details from two academic professors/teachers, who will provide letters of recommendation for the candidate. The candidates are advised to notify the professors ahead of time, in order for the references to be submitted within the application deadline. Both letters are confidential. In case they are sent as hard copy documents, they must be sent in a sealed envelope, signed by the originator of the reference across the seal

Application deadline

The application deadline is 31 July, 2015

For more information, enquiries and application, click here

2015 Mexican Government Excellence Scholarship Programme for Foreign Students

Applications are invited for the 2015 Mexican Government Excellence Scholarship Programme for Foreign Students. Scholarships are available for special programs (Visiting Professors, High-level Conferences, Genaro Estrada Scholarship for Specialists in Mexican Studies, Artist Residencies, Media Residencies and Improving the Quality of Mexican Secondary and Higher Education Institutions) at Mexican host institutes. The scholarships are not transferable and cannot be deferred to future years. Two people cannot be awarded a scholarship for the same project.

Scholarship description

Mexican Government is offering excellence scholarship program for foreign students. Scholarships are available for pursuing special programs at Mexican host institute. The scholarships are not transferable and cannot be deferred to future years. Applicants will be informed of the results in writing by the corresponding Mexican embassy or the Mexican host institution.

The scholarships are awarded thus:

  • Visiting Professors program is available to give special lectures, courses, workshops, seminars, etc. in Mexican universities or research centers
  • Genaro Estrada Scholarship is awarded in Mexican Studies
  • Artist Residencies is available in the field of artistic work
  • Media Residencies is available to media professionals (print or electronic) who are interested in writing articles and reports and conducting interviews in Mexico and Improving the Quality of Mexican Secondary and Higher Education Institutions to applicant who is expert in the topic of the conference, course, workshop or exchange of experiences and best practices in internationalization.

Eligibility

Scholarships are not transferable and cannot be deferred to future years. The following are not eligible:

  • Foreign diplomats accredited in Mexico or their family
  • Resident foreigners in Mexico
  • Foreigners with Mexican citizenship
  • Two people cannot be awarded a scholarship for the same project
  • Visiting Professors: Must have a PhD or an established academic/research career in the academic area to be pursued in Mexico. Four hours a week is the minimum required for the activity
  • High-level Conferences: Must have a PhD or an established academic/research career in the academic area to be pursued in Mexico
  • Genaro Estrada Scholarship for Specialists in Mexican Studies: Researchers and specialists with extensive research experience and publications on any topic related to Mexico
  • Artist Residencies: Artists, graduate students or academics with a proven history in the area for which the grant is requested
  • Media Residencies: Must be an international education administrator or an expert in the topic of the conference, course, workshop or exchange of experiences and best practices in internationalization.

Only citizens from the following countries can apply for these scholarships:

North America: United States, Canada and Canada / Province of Quebec

Latin America: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela

Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico (Commonwealth), Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago

Europe: Germany, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Slovenia, Spain, Russian Federation, Finland, France, Hungary, Britain, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Czech Republic, Slovak Republic, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and Ukraine

Asia: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Kingdom of China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Islamic Rep. of Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Kingdom of Timor – Leste, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Vietnam

Pacific: Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu

Africa: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Republic Arab Saharawi, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestinian National Authority, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen and

Self Governing Territories: Anguilla, Bermuda, Gibraltar, Guam, Cayman Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, BVI, Virgin Islands of the United States, Montserrat, New Caledonia, Pitcairn, American Samoa, Santa Elena and Tokelau

Value

The Academic Exchange Office will arrange for and purchase the international airfare. If the applicant or the host institution purchases the ticket directly, they will not be reimbursed. If the applicant cancels his/her trip after the Foreign Ministry has purchased the plane ticket, he/she or the institution that nominated the applicant will be asked to reimburse the Foreign Ministry. Other benefits are as follows:

Visiting Professors:

  • Monthly stipend equivalent to 5 (five) times the minimum salary in Mexico City, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US$681.901 )
  • Round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship
  • Mexico City host institution Mexico City transportation. Any activities carried out elsewhere in Mexico during the stay must be paid for by the applicant
  • IMSS health insurance beginning in the third month of the grant.

High-level Conferences:

  • Round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the grant
  • Mexico City host institution Mexico City transportation if the conference is given outside of Mexico City

Genaro Estrada Scholarship for Specialists in Mexican Studies:

  • Monthly stipend equivalent to 5 (five) times the minimum salary in Mexico City, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US$681.901 )
  • Round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship
  • Mexico City host institution Mexico City transportation. Any activities carried out elsewhere in Mexico during the stay must be paid for by the applicant
  • IMSS health insurance beginning in the third month of the grant

Artist Residencies:

  • Monthly stipend equivalent to 5 (five) times the minimum salary in Mexico City, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US$681.901 )
  • Round-trip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship
  • Mexico City host institution Mexico City transportation. Any activities carried out elsewhere in Mexico during the stay must be paid for by the applicant
  • IMSS health insurance beginning in the third month of the grant

Media Residencies:

  • Monthly stipend equivalent to 5 times the minimum salary in Mexico City, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US$681.901 )
  • Round-trip international airfare

Improving the Quality of Mexican Secondary and Higher Education Institutions:

  • Monthly stipend equivalent to five times the minimum salary in Mexico City, currently the equivalent of $10,515.00 pesos (approximately US$681.901 )
  • Roundtrip international airfare at the beginning and end of the scholarship
  • Mexico City host institution Mexico City transportation

How to apply

  • The complete Application Form and accompanying documentation, as indicated by each program, must be received by the Academic Exchange Office at least one month before the start date of the activity.
  • Applications will not be accepted directly from the applicants.
  • Applications sent by fax or email will not be accepted.
  • Only applications accompanied by all the required documentation will be accepted
  • Original documents will not be accepted (only the medical certificate should be the original copy)
  • The files of any unsuccessful applicants will not be returned.

Applicants will be informed of the results in writing by the corresponding Mexican embassy or the Mexican host institution. The files of any unsuccessful applicants will not be returned.

Duration of the programme is as follows:

  • Visiting Professors: Minimum: One month and Maximum: Six months
  • High-level Conferences: Minimum: Five days and Maximum: One month
  • Genaro Estrada Scholarship for Specialists in Mexican Studies: Minimum one month and Maximum twelve months
  • Artist Residencies: Minimum: One month and Maximum: Six months
  • Media Residencies: Minimum: Five days and Maximum: One month
  • Improving the Quality of Mexican Secondary and Higher Education Institutions: Minimum: Five days and Maximum: One month

Application deadline

The application deadline is 14 August, 2015

For more information, enquiries and application, click here

2015 ESMT Scholarships for MIM Students

European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) is inviting applications for Master in Management scholarships to cover partial tuition. There are four types of scholarships available: one ESMT Americas Scholarship; one ESMT Asia Scholarship; one ESMT Central and Eastern Europe Scholarship and one ESMT Middle East and Africa Scholarship. The value of each scholarship is up to € 10,000. Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievement, leadership potential, and interpersonal skills.

Scholarship description

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ESMT offers partial tuition scholarships to students accepted for Master’s in Management who show academic merit. Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievement, leadership potential, and interpersonal skills. Candidates from the subject area of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are especially encouraged to apply, although scholarships have been awarded to candidates with backgrounds in International Relations, Finance, and Business Studies as well. To receive a scholarship, candidates must first apply to the Master’s in Management program. There is an extra essay available for applicants to explain their suitability for a scholarship. There are four types of scholarships available: ESMT Americas Scholarship; ESMT Asia Scholarship; ESMT Central and Eastern Europe Scholarship and ESMT Middle East and Africa Scholarship.

Eligibility

  • ESMT Americas Scholarship: Candidates with permanent residence in any South, Central or North American country. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development and pursue professional options in Latin and/or North America
  • ESMT Asia Scholarship: Candidates with permanent residence in any country in Asia. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development in their home country
  • ESMT Central and Eastern Europe Scholarship: Candidates with permanent residence in any Central or Eastern European country: Estonia, Latvia,  Lithuania, Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria
  • ESMT Middle East and Africa Scholarship: Candidates with permanent residence in any country in the Middle East or Africa. Candidates are expected to prove their strong intention to promote business development in their home country.

Students from the following countries are eligible:

South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela,

Central America: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama

North America: Canada, Mexico and United States

Asia: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor – Leste, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

Central and Eastern Europe: Estonia, Latvia,  Lithuania, Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria

Middle East: Egypt,  Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Syria, Israel, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Lebanon, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain

Africa: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Value

The value of each scholarship is up to € 10,000.

How to apply

To receive a scholarship, candidates first apply to the Master’s in Management program. Then fill the Application Form. Candidates should also complete the scholarship essay as part of their ESMT online application explaining how they qualify for this scholarship. Scholarships are allocated based on academic excellence, personal and professional achievement, leadership potential, and interpersonal skills.

Application deadline

The application deadlines are May 31 and July 31, 2015.

For more information and enquiries, click here