European Commission Masters Scholarship for International Students in DCLead, 2018
The European Commission is delighted to announce Masters Scholarship in DCLead for International Students. The Erasmus+ programme of the European Union has granted over 40 scholarships to the Consortium. About 12 to 15 scholarships will be available every year, for three years, starting from the academic year 2016-2017.
The Master in Digital Communication Leadership (DCLead) approaches the vast and recent field of digital communication from an interdisciplinary and international point of view bringing together advanced academic discussion with practical knowledge and skills. The programme promotes a non-techno-deterministic, social and ethical reflection on digital communication for future leaders of the field.
In order to apply GRE/Test score is not required. If you have passed the test, the results should be included in the application.
Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in any of the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Award: Partner Countries E+ Scholarship grantees receive a stipend of 1.000 EUR per month for the maximum duration of the 24 months, 1.000 or 3.000 EUR for travel costs depending on the distance of the home country to the coordinating university (University of Salzburg), and 1.000 EUR for installation costs. The grant also covers the participation costs.
Number of Scholarships: About 12 to 15 scholarships will be available every year, for three years, starting from the academic year 2016-2017.
Scholarship can be taken in The “DCLead: Digital Communication Leadership” is carried out as an EMJMD Programme coordinated by the Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg, Department of Communication Studies together with the Aalborg University (AAU), Denmark and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium.
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
Candidates of all nationalities are eligible for Erasmus + Scholarship, although 75% of these scholarships are Partner Countries scholarships.
Candidates are not allowed to apply for a scholarship for more than 3 Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Programmes for the same academic year.
Candidates should note the existence of a 12-months rule: any candidate from a partner country, who has lived for more than 12 months in a programme country within the five years’ period prior to the submission deadline, can only apply for programme country scholarship.
Programme Countries are member states of the European Union (EU): Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, and the following Non-EU programme countries: Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey.
Partner countries are all the other countries that are not Programme Countries.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Students must have their previous degree.
English Language Requirements: Applicants must demonstrate their English proficiency. This can be done through the following tests and diplomas:
IELTS (academic test): minimum average score 6.5
TOEFL (paper-based): 560
TOEFL (Internet-based, or iBT): 88 – the institutional code is B398.
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency (CPE), Grades A, B, or C
Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), Grades A, B, or C
Cambridge First Certificate with the grade A or B.
How to Apply: The mode of application is online. Only applicants who will submit all required documents will be eligible for consideration.
In the first phase, candidates fill out the online application form and attach, where requested,a single PDF file of less than 50MB containing the following documents:
Proof of identity and nationality (color scanned copy of the passport: all pages, including non-used pages)
A scan of the original (AND certified translation if the document is not issued in English or German) university diplomas.
A scan of the original (AND certified translation if the document is not issued in English or German) official transcript of study results from your university.
Original English test results, certificates or diplomas (see below the section about English proficiency). Students that are not in possession of a proof of English proficiency can simply indicate their level of expertise in the curriculum using the guidelines provided in the Europass template. Nonetheless, if selected, the proof of English proficiency is strictly required prior to registration (hence, within 4-6 weeks from the notification of the selection’s result). Nonetheless, please note that the submission of a valid proof of English proficiency at the moment of the application is favourably valued by the commission.
A Motivation letter. In the letter, the candidate should be explained how past experiences have prepared him/her for participation in the master in digital communication leadership, how this programme is likely to improve his or her own career perspectives, and why the candidate is interested in the topic of digital communication leadership. The motivation letter should be:
Typed using a word processing software before saved as a PDF file
6,000-10,000 characters long, including spaces
Types using a Times New Roman or Book Antiqua font size 12
Page size A4
Typed using a 1.5 space in-between lines
The title of the letter should be in BOLD and it should read Motivation Letter by (your name)
Pages should be numbered
Note that handwritten letters are not accepted. A letter shorter than the minimum requirement is accepted, yet it is likely to be a disadvantage for the candidate.
Two (minimum) or three (maximum) Recommendation Letters. These do not have to follow a template. The only requirement is that the contact details of the person providing the reference must be clearly typed and must contain a business email address [not a private one] and a telephone number.
Name and contact details of three referees. These are the contact details of people who have collaborated with the candidates, which are willing to answer questions about her/him. One of these references should be an academic who has been a teacher or tutor of the candidate. Referees can be the same persons writing the recommendation letters or other contacts. Please note that the referees must be able to communicate in English or German.
Mathematics & Statistics Undergraduate Scholarships at University of St Andrews in UK, 2018
The University of St Andrews is looking for excellent applicants for Mathematics & Statistics Subject Based Undergraduate Scholarships for the 2018 -2019 academic session. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need.
The aim of the scholarships is to support needy students.
The University of St Andrews is a British public research university in Scotland. It is the oldest of the four ancient universities of Scotland and the third oldest university in the English-speaking world.
Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue an undergraduate degree.
Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the fields of Mathematics or Statistics.
Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover £1,000.
Number of Scholarships: Three scholarships are available.
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
These scholarships are available for application through Scholarships and Funding. After you have applied to a new course beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year, you can access Scholarships and Fund through My Application.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 5, 2018.
How to Apply: Candidates should complete the appropriate application forms which can be downloaded below and submit them and any supporting documents in hard copy to AMINEF via mail (postage) or drop them off in person before the application deadline. Please return to AMINEF complete application package by the application deadline that includes (supplied in English):
Completed application form, including one-page study objective
Copy of most recent (less than two years old) TOEFL ITP or IELTS scores
Two letters of reference, either from an employer or a university lecturer
Copy of academic transcript and diploma (in original language and in English translation)
Monash International Merit Scholarships in Australia, 2018
Monash University is offering up to 31 merit scholarships for international students. These scholarships will be awarded to undertake full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia.
Monash University is ranked in the top one per cent of world universities according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. At Monash, they strives to make sure that students have the opportunity to pursue the career they aspire to.
For entry to Monash University, student must meet the minimum English language requirements. Application must include one original test report meeting the minimum results listed below- IELTS (International English Language Testing System – Academic): Overall test score: 6.5 TOEFL (American Test of English as a Foreign Language): Paper-based test: 550 Test of Written English (TWE): 4.5 or Internet-based test: 79
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study any of the courses available at Monash University.
Number of Awards: 31 scholarships are available. Applications from students from all countries are invited and countries with strategic priorities for Monash will be given preference.
Scholarship Award: Total average value of up to $50,000 (based on a 5-year degree)
$10,000 for a full-time study load (48 credit points) paid per year until the minimum number of points for your degree are completed.
Commencing undergraduate students will be invited to apply for a place in Monash Minds
Recipients may be asked to participate or be profiled in relevant Monash marketing, recruitment and promotional materials and/or events.
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Commencing students with a full Monash course offer or continuing students that have completed a minimum of 2 semesters*
Undertaking a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia, or
Note: the following students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship:
Students studying Australian Year 12 (these students may be eligible for the Monash International Scholarship for Excellence).
*Current students enrolled in the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Honours) course or the Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (MD) course must have completed at least 3 semesters.
They must maintain a distinction average (70% or above) each semester.
They will be required to participate in at least three Marketing and/or Scholarship promotional activities. These activities include attendance at official scholarship functions and participating in marketing activities and networking events.
Nationality: International students can apply for these merit scholarships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must maintain a distinction average (70% or above) each semester.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: For entry to Monash University, applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System – Academic): Overall test score: 6.5; Reading: 6.0, Listening: 6.0, Writing: 6.0 and Speaking: 6.0
TOEFL (American Test of English as a Foreign Language): Paper-based test: 550, Test of Written English (TWE): 4.5 or Internet-based test: 79 with minimum scores: Writing: 21, Listening: 12, Reading: 13 and Speaking: 18