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Madhvani Foundation Scholarship Programme 2018/2019

Madhvani Foundation Scholarship Programme 2018/2019

Madhvani Foundation Scholarship Programme 2018/2019

Background

The Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation is a Charitable Trust which was set up with the primary objective of promoting scientific and technical education for the betterment of the people of Uganda.

It is in pursuit of this objective that the Board of Trustees of the Foundation set up a Scholarship Committee and instituted a University scholarship programme starting in the 2003/2004 academic year.

The scholarship programme is aimed at benefiting Ugandans pursuing either undergraduate or postgraduate education at University level in Uganda.

ELIGIBLE DISCIPLINES
The Board of Trustees have identified the following disciplines for sponsorships:

Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Commerce, Engineering, Food Science & Technology, Information Technology, Hotel Management, Pharmacy, Nursing, Architecture, Veterinary Medicine, Actuarial Science, Environmental Studies and Human Medicine.

The Board however, reserves the right to revise this list periodically, on the recommendation of the Scholarship Committee, to suit the relative importance of each of the disciplines in the wider strategic framework of national capacity building

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?

  • Undergraduate students (Ugandan Nationals), who have completed at least the first year of their studies at a Ugandan University; (in any of the disciplines in 2.0 above), are eligible to apply.
  • Students with CGPA lower than 2.2 and/or having a retake in any subject in the first/preceding year of study are not eligible to apply.
  • Postgraduate students (Ugandan Nationals), who have either been admitted and/or registered for postgraduate programmes at a Ugandan University.
  • (A first degree in the disciplines in 2.0 a must). Students already on scholarships or sponsorships with other organizations are not eligible to apply.
  • Also, the successful applicants who may be awarded scholarships or sponsorships by other organizations after the Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation scholarship award shall be discontinued.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Undergraduate applicants; proof of completion of the first year of study in a recognized university in Uganda. The higher one’s CGPA, the better.
  • Postgraduate applicants; proof of admission to a postgraduate programme in a recognized University or Institution of Higher Learning in Uganda.
  • Academic performance; the applicants’ Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) and/or class of degree as well as academic references shall be among the variables to be used in determining successful applicants.
  • The applicant’s age and character shall be considered.
  • The financial status of the applicants themselves, their parents, families and/or spouses shall be scrutinized to assess their relative financial needs.
  • The Board of Trustees has empowered the Scholarship Committee to use their discretion in considering the Applicants and identifying those suitable for sponsorship.
  • The Committee may use additional parameters, such as gender, regional balance and disability, where candidates are equally qualified.
  • Postgraduate Applicants with work experience in the relevant field of study will have advantage in award of Scholarship.
  • The Foundation reserves the right to check and verify any information provided by the applicant.
  • The Foundation reserves the right to reject any application.
  • Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.

WHAT DOES THE SCHOLARSHIP COVER?

The scholarship covers tuition fees only from the second year to completion for undergraduate students; and for the entire programme of study for Postgraduate students from the time of application/award.

HOW TO APPLY

All sections of the application form must be carefully filled in, attached with relevant documentation and submitted along with a signed Model Release Form. Section F must be filled by the relevant officer and stamped.

The Completed application form can either be delivered in person or posted to;

Muljibhai Madhvani Foundation, P. O. Box 33479, Plot No.96-98, Business Park 5th Street, Industrial Area, Kampala, Uganda 

Applicants, whose forms are not filled properly as required or Section E has not been filled in or have failed to attach the relevant supporting documents shall be rejected

Deadline: The closing date for submission of completed forms is the 31st May 2018.

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Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018

Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018

Scholarship: Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018

About the Chevening Scholarship

Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018: Chevening is the UK government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from your country and beyond to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.

Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018

Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships, leaving you free to focus on achieving your professional goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime. You will live and study in the UK for a year, during which time you will develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.

If you have ambition, leadership potential, and a strong academic background, we encourage you to go to the UK and grow in the UK as a Chevening Scholar.

WHAT IS INCLUDED?

  • university tuition fees
  • a monthly stipend
  • travel costs to and from the UK
  • an arrival allowance
  • a homeward departure allowance
  • the cost of one visa application
  • a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK

How to apply for this scholarship:

Prior to starting your application for a Chevening Scholarship please ensure you have the following ready:

  • Essential: Three different UK master’s course choices
  • Optional: English language test results (if you’ve already met the requirements) 
  • Optional: UK master’s university offer (if you’ve already met the requirements)

Required documents

You can submit your initial application without these optional documents and upload them to your application at any point up to 12 July 2018. Please note that only documents in PDF format can be uploaded and documents cannot be over 5MB in size.

Applications for Chevening Scholarships can only be submitted using the Chevening online application system, available through the red ‘Apply for scholarship’ button on their website.

Click here to start you application process

Application Deadline: Applications for 2017/2018 Chevening Scholarships are open between 12:00 BST on Monday, 7 August 2017 and 12:00 GMT on Tuesday, 7 November 2017.

Chevening Scholarship For Ugandans 2017/2018

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Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarships for Ugandans 2017

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarships for Ugandans 2017

FULL LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UGANDANS UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS 2017/2018

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarships for Ugandans 2017

1a. 2017/2018 Fully Funded Scholarships – APPLY NOW
http://worldscholarshipforum.com/20172018-fully-funded-scholarships-apply-now/
1b. List of DAAD Scholarships 2017/2018 – Apply Now

List of DAAD Scholarships 2017/2018 – Apply Now

2. APPLY:Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries 2017-2018

APPLY:Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries 2018-2019

3. TOP 15+ Scholarships Opportunities for Africans to Study Abroad 2017-2018

TOP 15+ Scholarships Opportunities for Africans to Study Abroad 2017-2018

4. Joint Japan/World Bank Scholarship 2017-2018 Application Is Ongoing!

Joint Japan/World Bank Scholarship 2017-2018 Application Is Ongoing!

5. Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for All Countries 2017/2018 – Apply Now

Erasmus Mundus Scholarships for All Countries 2017/2018 – Apply Now

6. List of Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2017/2018 for Various Countries[Apply Now]

List of Mastercard Foundation Scholarships 2018/2019 for Various Countries[Apply Now]

7. LIST Of African Student Scholarships to Study In USA(HOT)

LIST Of African Student Scholarships to Study In USA(HOT)

8. Top 20+ commonwealth scholarships 2017-2018

Top 20+ commonwealth scholarships 2017-2018

9. LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS IN AUSTRIA FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2017-2018 [FULLY FUND] -APPLY

LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS IN AUSTRIA FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS 2017-2018 [FULLY FUND] -APPLY

10. Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Bachelors, Masters and PhD Students

Shanghai Government Scholarship for International Bachelors, Masters and PhD Students

11. Latest Canada Scholarships for Undergraduates, Masters and PhD Programmes 2017/2018

Latest Canada Scholarships for Undergraduates, Masters and PhD Programmes 2017/2018

12. 230 Fully-funded Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

230 Fully-funded Commonwealth Shared Scholarships for Students from Developing Countries

13. Top 10 UK Scholarships 2017-2018 For International Students

Top 10 UK Scholarships 2017-2018 For International Students

14. ONGOING: $50,000 OPEC/OFID Scholarships for Developing Countries 2017/2018 – APPLY

ONGOING: $50,000 OPEC/OFID Scholarships for Developing Countries 2017/2018 – APPLY

15. New Zealand Aid Programme Scholarship for African Countries, 2017

New Zealand Aid Programme Scholarship for African Countries, 2017

16. APPLY For British Chevening Scholarships 2017

APPLY For British Chevening Scholarships 2018

FULL LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UGANDANS UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS 2017/2018

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SCHOLARSHIPs FOR UGANDANS 2017/2018 IN INDONESIA

About the scholarship:

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UGANDANS 2017/2018: The scholarship is offered to potential students from developing countries to earn their Master Degree at one of 16 prominent universities in Indonesia. Officially launched in 2006 by the Directorate General of Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia, this program has been attracting a significant number of applicants, as by 2015, 896 students from 64 countries had been awarded this scholarship.

The Program Objectives:

  • To contribute in the human resource development in the developing countries
  • To promote deeper cultural understanding among developing countries
  • To strengthen the relationship and cooperation among developing countries

The government of Indonesia is offering the Government of Uganda MASTER DEGREE SCHOLARSHIPS through the Developing Countries Partnership Scheme.

THE FIELDS OF STUDY ARE:

  • Humanities
  • Engineering
  • Social Sciences
  • Education and sciences
  • Multi Disciplinary studies

The scholarship will cover:

 Return air fare ticket
 Tuition Fee
 Settlement allowance
 Living allowance
 Research allowance, Book allowance
 Health insurance

Requirements

  1. Having maximum age of 35 year-old
  2. Having a bachelor degree for applying a master degree program
  3. Having a TOEFL /IELTS/other English Proficiency Certificate scores of 500/5. or equivalent
  4. Completing the on-line application form
  5. Signing a statement letter provided by the KNB Scholarship management for the successful candidates prior to the departure to Indonesia.

Procedures

  1. Downloading the Invitation Letter posted in the KNB Scholarship website here
  2. Submitting the Invitation letter, Passport, Academic Certificates and Academic Transcripts to the Indonesian Embassy to acquire the recommendation letter
  3. Sign Up and Complete the online application
  4. Receiving the selection result broadcasted online in the KNB Scholarship Website and/or officially announced through the Indonesian Embassy publication network.

Required Documents

  1. A Recommendation letter from the Indonesian Embassy in the respective country
  2. A Recommendation letter from your government
  3. Two Academic Recommendation letters
  4. A Scanned passport (personal data page only)
  5. A Scanned bachelor certificate and academic transcript (in English)
  6. A Scanned TOEFL/IELTS/other English Proficiency certificate obtained within the last 2 Years
  7. A Scanned Medical Statement

Deadline: 30th April 2017

The online application process must be completed not later that 30th April 2017

Important dates :

  • The Online application process must be completed no later than 30 April 2017
  • Selection process will be conducted on the 1st week of May 2017
  • Selection Result will be announced on the 1st week of June 2017
  • The students are expected to arrive in Jakarta on 30 August 2017
  • Orientation will be organized in 31 August 2017

Further information can be accessed from: http://www.knb.dikti.go.id/
or through e-mail: scholarship.indonbi@gmail.com.

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Scholarships For Ugandan Students 2017 – Mastercard Foundation Scholarship at Makerere University 2017/2018

scholarships for ugandan students 2017

About us:

Scholarships For Ugandan Students 2017: Makerere University partnered with The MasterCard Foundation, to support 1000 academically bright but economically disadvantaged youth, from Africa to access quality university education from 2014 to 2024. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program provides comprehensive financial, academic as well as social support to Scholars for the entire period of their study at the University. Makerere University is pleased to announce 256 undergraduate scholarship opportunities (229 females & 27 males) for both National and International students joining the university in academic year 2017/2018. Note that the application forms are NOT for SALE and there are NO PAYMENTS at any stage of the selection process.

Eligibility

Scholarships For Ugandan Students 2017: Applicants must be accepted for a course of study at Makerere University before submitting an application for a The MasterCard Foundation scholarship.

In order to be considered for the The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program at Makerere University;

Both males and females are eligible. Applicants must be;

  • Academically talented, must value learning and be driven to complete their education.
  • Economically disadvantaged and facing significant financial barriers to accessing education.
  • Committed to giving back to their own communities once studies are completed.
  • Return to their home areas and countries and take a leadership role in promoting social and economic improvement.
  • Future leaders committed to embracing ethical leadership to improve the lives of others.
  • Commitment to community service through previous and/or past engagements with community outreach activities
  • Citizens and residents of all African countries.
  • Wanting to study at undergraduate level at Makerere University
  • Applying to study in the preferred fields of Agriculture, Veterinary medicine, ICT, Health Sciences, Technology and Engeneering, Law and Human rights and Business and Financial Management at Makerere University.
  • All prospective Scholars must first be admitted to Makerere University to be considered for the Scholarship.

Scholarships For Ugandan Students 2017: The transition from high school to university is challenging for all students but particularly so for international students who have to adjust to a new culture and possibly a new language, away from family and friends. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program and Makerere University understand this and have developed a package of academic and personal support.

The Scholars will receive comprehensive support as listed below;

  • Tuition and functional fees
  • Laptop, books and other learning materials
  • Accommodation, beddings and meals
  • Medical insurance
  • Stipend
  • Transport to and from home.
  • Psychosocial and mentorship support
  • Capacity building training in leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, financial literacy, Gender and Human rights.

How to apply:

Applicants should obtain and complete the Scholarship Application Forms at no cost from Makerere University, Senate Building Level 4, Room 402, or Down load the application forms online.

 Follow link to download Application form

Submit completed Application Forms to the address in (1) above by Friday 28th April 2017 at 5:00pm. If submitting by email as an attachment, ensure the scanned copy of the scholarship application form is clearly legible and send to: info@mcfsp.mak.ac.ug.

Should you need further clarification on the application process don’t hesitate to call us on our hotline +256 414 542470

Deadline: Friday 28th April 2017 at 5:00pm

NOTE:

  • Whereas both male and female applicants are eligible, female applicants will be given priority.
  • This program exercises merit principles and zero tolerance to dishonesty. Any form of influence pedaling by anybody will lead to automatic disqualification of the applicant.
  • Cases of impersonation, falsification of documents, giving false and or incomplete information whenever discovered will lead to automatic disqualification and or prosecution in the courts of law of Uganda.
  • Makerere University appeals to the public to be aware of organizations or individuals within or outside of the University, who might want to take advantage of the scholarship application process by way of selling scholarship forms, or soliciting for money in the hope of securing an applicant a scholarship. The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program application form is absolutely free of charge, individuals caught in the act of conning the public will be prosecuted in courts of law.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be notified at every step of the scholarship application process, and the decision of the Selection Committee will be final in the awarding of the Scholarship.

Scholarships For Ugandan Students 2017 – Mastercard Foundation Scholarship at Makerere University 2017/2018

 

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Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries 2016/2017

Applications (Embassy, University) are expected from:

Undergraduate: September 2016 to October 2016

Graduate: February 2017 to  March 2017

Offered annually? Yes

Brief description: The Korean Government is offering Bachelors, Masters and PhD Scholarships for International Students to study at various Korean Universities and Higher Institutions 2016/2017

Accepted Subject Areas: Courses offered at one of the 60 participating Korean higher institutions

Eligible Countries

The scholarships are open to students from the following countries:

China, Japan, Russia, Cambodia, Mongolia, Vietnam, Mexico, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Myanmar, Chinese Taipei, Uzbekistan, Turkey, USA,Ethiopia, Colombia, Nepal, Senegal, Bangladesh, Ukraine, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Morocco, Azerbaijan, El Salvador, Egypt, Tanzania, Germany, France, Dominica, Chile, Iran, Canada,Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kyrgyzstan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Pakistan, Gabon, Romania, Belarus, Bulgaria, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Czech, Guatemala, Ecuador, Algeria, Yemen, Uganda, Belize, Honduras, Italy, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Poland, Ghana, Georgia, Greece, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Nigeria, Republic of South Africa, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, Rwanda, Libya, Lithuania, Moldavia, Bahrain, Barbados, Bahamas, Venezuela, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Brazil, Brunei, Serbia, Seychelles, Sudan, Sweden, Slovenia, Armenia, Argentina, Haïti, Ireland, Afghanistan, Angola, Oman, Austria, Uruguay, Iraq, Israel, Zambia, Cameroon, Qatar, Kenya, Costa Rica, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Panama, Paraguay, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Fiji, Hungary, Australia, Jordan

About Scholarship: The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is offered to international students who want to pursue Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees in Korean Universities. The scholarship is aimed to provide international students with an opportunity to conduct advanced studies at higher educational institutions in Korea, to develop global leaders and strengthen Korea-friendly networks worldwide.

Scholarship Offered Since: Not specified

Eligibility Criteria

Citizenship

  • Candidates and their parents must hold non-Korean citizenship.

Age

  • KGSP-Graduate: under 40
  • KGSP-Undergraduate: under 25

Health

  • Candidates must be physically and mentally healthy for their studies in Korea.

Degree Requirements

  • KGSP-G: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • KGSP-U: High school diploma

Grades

  • The cumulative grade point average (CGPA) must be 80% or higher; or
  • The CGPA must be 2.64/ 4.0, 2.80/ 4.3, 2.91/ 4.5, or 3.23/ 5.0 or higher.

Number of Scholarships

  • KGSP Undergraduate: around 170 grantees will be awarded annually
  • KGSP Graduate: around 800 grantees will be awarded annually

Scholarship Benefits: Flight | Tuition | Stipend | Medical Insurance | Settlement Allowance | Completion Grants

st Selection: Applicants submit their applications either to the Korean Embassies around the world or to the partering universities in Korea. The embassies and universities select the successful candidates among the applicants in the 1st round of selection. The applicants of the successful candidates will then be forwarded to NIIED

2nd Selection: The NIIED selection committee selects the successful candidates among those who passed the 1st round.

3rd Selection: Among the successful candidates who have passed the 2nd round, the applications of those who applied through the Korean Embassies will be reviewed by universities for admission. Successful candidates must get admission from at least one of the universities.

Duration:

  • 1 year Korean language course +2 year Associate degree
  • 1 year Korean language course + 4 year Bachelors degree
  • 1 year Korean language course+ 2 years of Master’s degree
  • 1 year Korean language course + 3 years of Doctoral degree

To be taken at: Korean Universities.

How to Apply

Applicants can only apply for the scholarships through the Korean Embassy in their home country or a participating Korean University.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for more details about this scholarship