The Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) which is initiated and fully funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is currently offering a scholarship program to International students who are interested in studying in the Netherlands.
This scholarship opportunity aims to contribute to a society’s sustainable and inclusive development and It is open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.
Round 1 – for master’s and short courses
Accepting applications between 2nd February – 22nd March 16.00 CET.
Both master’s and short courses should start between 25 July and 21 November 2022.
Round 2 – for short courses
Accepting applications between 11 May – 28 June 16.00 CET.
Courses should start between 21 November 2022 and 20 February 2023.
Round 3 – for short courses
Accepting applications between 31 August – 11 October 16.00 CET.
Courses should start from 20 February 2023 onward and must be completed before 31 August 2023.
Eligible Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Colombia Cuba, DR Congo, Egypt Ethiopia Ghana Georgia, Guatemala India, Indonesia Kenya Jordan, Lebanon, Liberia Macedonia, Mali, Mozambique Myanmar Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories Peru, Philippines, Rwanda Senegal, Sierra Leone Somalia, Sri Lanka, South Africa South Sudan, Sri Lanka Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania Uganda Thailand, Vietnam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe.
Activities have been put on hold for Afghanistan. This means that Afghanistan will no longer take part in the Orange Knowledge Programme. Dutch embassies no longer issue visas for Afghan applicants, this also includes Afghan OKP scholarship holders.
Type: Fellowship, Masters, Short Courses/Training
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: A KOP fellowship is intended to supplement the salary that you should continue to receive during the study period in the Netherlands. The allowance is a contribution towards your costs of living, the costs of tuition fees, visas, travel, insurance and thesis research. If applicable, the fellowship holder is expected to cover the difference between the actual costs and the amount of the personal KOP NFP allowances.
Eligibility: To be eligibility, applicants must;
be a professional and a national of, and working and living in one of the countries on the Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) Country list valid at the time of application;
have a current employer’s statement that complies with the formal Nuffic has provided. All information must be provided and all commitments that are included in the formal must be endorsed in the statement;
not be employed by an organization which can be expected to have their own funds for staff development, e.g.: a multinational corporation (e.g. Shell, Unilever, Microsoft) a large national and/or a large commercial organization; a bilateral donor organization (e.g. USAID, DFID, Danida, Sida, Dutch ministry of Foreign affairs, FinAid, AusAid, ADC, SwissAid); a multilateral donor organization (e.g. a UN organization, the World Bank, the IMF, Asian Development Bank, African Development Bank, IADB); an international NGO (e.g. Oxfam, Plan, Care).
have a current employer’s statement which complies with the format Nuffic has provided. All information must be provided and all commitments, which are included in the format, must be endorsed in the statement;
have a government statement that meets the requirements of the country in which the employer is established (if applicable);
have an official passport valid at least three months after the submission date of the registration form by the candidate
Application Process: Interested applicants need to first select a course and then contact the educational institution of your course and ask how to apply for the scholarship.
You can find a list of courses and institutions that are linked to the Orange Knowledge Programme in their database of study programmes using the filter ‘OKP qualified. You can also find the contact details of the institutions there.
Global Mathematics Scholarships 2022 at University of Edinburgh – UK
The University of Edinburgh is offering a £5,000 per year scholarship opportunity to students of outstanding ability from countries outside the European Union for the academic session 2022/2023.
Application Deadline: 23:59 BST 25th April 2022
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Award: £5,000 per year
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
Eligibility: To be eligible, you must;
be accepted for full-time admission to an undergraduate degree programme offered by the School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh.
have applied to the University of Edinburgh through the University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) but do not need to have received an offer in order to begin the scholarship application process.
Application Process: The online scholarship application form is located in EUCLID and can be accessed via MyEd our web based information portal at https://www.myed.ed.ac.uk
When logging in to MyEd, you will need your University User Name and password. If you require assistance, please go to http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-systems/support-guidance
Draper Scholarships at University of Sussex, UK – 2022
University of Sussex, UK is pleased to offer three scholarships of £3,000 to exceptional students who are interested in taking a course in the Department of Law, commencing in September 2022. Applicants will be assessed on their experience, achievement and ambition.
Application Deadline: 1st July 2022
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Award: £3,000
Number of Awards: 3
Eligible Field of Studies : Criminal Law and Criminal Justice LLM, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law LLM, International Commercial Law LLM, International Financial Law LLM, International Human Rights Law LLM, International Law LLM, Law LLM, or Law MA programme offered at Sussex can be applied for.
Eligibility: You must be admitted into one of the eligible master programmes.
You must at least have an upper second-class (2:1) or lower second-class (2:2) undergraduate honors degree (or equivalent) depending on the course they are applying for.
You must submit scores of the following English language proficiency tests:
IELTS – 6.5
TOEFL IBT – 88
PTE – 62
Duolingo – 115
CAE – 176
CPE – 176
Application Process: You are required to make an admission application to the master programme of choice at Sussex. Scholarship application form is to be submitted separately.
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