International Scholarships & Financial Aid

As students research higher education, there’s one consideration they all share: funding. But we know the world of scholarships and financial aid can be complex, so we’re dedicating our next free webinar to unpacking it.

 

Register for An Introduction to International Scholarships & Financial Aid on Wednesday 5th May 2021 9:00 BST / 16:00 HKST as we explore topics like:

  • Financial aid and scholarship processes in the most popular international destinations.
  • The different options available to your students.
  • Our tips for students as they start to research funding.

 

Students will also have the chance to ask any questions they may have about funding higher education.

Register for the webinar here.

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New York | International Leadership Scholarship

NYIT is pleased to announce that New York Institute of Technology will be offering the International Leadership Scholarship again this year! This prestigious scholarship is offered to one bright and talented individual to cover the full cost of tuition (without room and board) for each of his/her four year of full-time, undergraduate study at New York Tech.

The International Leadership Scholarship was established to recognize, support, and encourage talented international students, and give them an opportunity to pursue an American education at New York Tech.

 

To qualify, students must:

  • Complete a New York Tech application and be admitted to New York Tech for the fall 2021 semester as a full-time, first-year student.
  • Complete the International Leadership Scholarship Application.
  • Submit a one-page essay describing his/her leadership qualities, future goals, and why this person believes s/he qualify for the scholarship. There is a place in the form to attach the essay.
  • Have an SAT score of 1360 or higher, or an ACT score of 29 or higher.
  • Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

 

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is May 1, 2021. The recipient of the Leadership Scholarship will be notified by May 15, 2021. As always, we will accept applications for admission on a rolling basis.

Do any of your students meet these requirements? If so, please let them know about this great opportunity by forwarding this email and/or helping them complete the application and supplemental scholarship form.

The scholarship is worth over $100,000 in tuition costs, and is truly a life-changing opportunity for one deserving student.

New Scholarship Opportunity at Jacobs University

Jacobs University is founded on the principle that everyone has the right to a good education. Jacob’s want to enable high achieving students from across the globe to follow their passions and pursue their chosen careers without financial burdens. For 2021 intake, three additional scholarships will be awarded to undergraduate applicants!

 

Scholarships for Undergraduate Students: Learn More

3 Scholarships of 5,000 EUR per year (3 years of study)

  • 1 Women in STEM Scholarship
  • 1 Entrepreneurial Spirit Scholarship
  • 1 Social Engagement Scholarship

 

These scholarships will be awarded in addition to the regular Jacobs merit-based scholarship that the recipient may have already received. Students who have completed their application for admission by April 16, 2021 will be considered. For more details on the scholarships and the procedure please see here: SCHOLARSHIPS

 

TIMELINE:

  1. Complete application for admission by April 16, 2021 (there is no extra application necessary). Students who have already been admitted for the Fall 2021 intake will automatically be considered for the scholarship.
  2. Shortlisted nominees will be selected and contacted by April 30, 2021.
  3. Shortlisted nominees will submit a 2-minute video presentation for consideration by May 7, 2021. Detailed instructions will be provided to nominees.
  4. Scholarship recipients will be announced on May 21, 2021.

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UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS | APPLICATION INFORMATION

Masterclass – Environmental Sustainability

Once more EU Business School is willing to offer more rooms for improvement for future students:

This time EU Business School would like to invite last year students (or 11th grade students) to join the virtual masterclass on environmental sustainability by EU lecturer Dr. Suddha Chakravartti on Wednesday, March 17th 2021 at 4pm (CET).

 

Below the official invitation and the registration link: https://info.euruni.edu/webinar/environmental-sustainability/.

 

Besides the academic value, all attendees will be awarded a certificate of participation. If students choose to complete the optional assignment, it will be awarded a grade that can be transferred towards assignment grades if you undertake the first-year course of Environmental Sustainability at EU Business School (30% of the total course grade). The best assignment will be awarded a 10% scholarship for the first year of their bachelor’s program at EU.

2021 USC Summer Military Scholarship

USC Summer Scholarship for high school students of Military Families

USC Summer Programs Office is sponsoring a scholarship opportunity for high school students to participate in the 2021 USC Summer Programs.

Highly-motivated high school students of active families in the military can apply to receive a full scholarship to participate in the rigorous USC Summer Programs 4-Week, For-Credit, Online Program. The scholarship covers the entire tuition

Learn More

 

Please share this valuable opportunity with any current 10th or 11th-grade student who has at least a 3.5 GPA and is the son or daughter of an active U.S. military service member, reservist, or guard to apply online today!

Students can discover what summer could be through the Summer Connection and learn more about the scholarship opportunity through the 2021 Pre-College Scholarship.

 

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If students have any questions regarding this scholarship opportunity, please contact our office, ATTN: Military Scholarship.

summer@usc.edu | 213.740.5679 | summer.usc.edu

IE University Math Challenge

Are you a natural problem-solver? Do you believe in the practical application of mathematical knowledge? From Netflix’s recommendation engine to Uber’s optimization route engine, the main organizations are using mathematics to create sustainable business models.

If you believe mathematics is a catalyst for innovation, you will be interested in entering this competition! Prepare to solve several real-life problems and do not miss the chance to put all skills to the test.

 

The Math Challenge is a global competition where students are challenged to put their sharp analytical and critical-thinking skills into action. Enter the competition, show what you’ve got, and you could be in with a chance to win a scholarship at IE University:

THE MATH CHALLENGE
IE University Competition

Date: February 27th
Time: 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM CET
Format: Online

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Digital Discovery Day – Breda University of Applied Sciences

Digital Discovery Day: Your Road to BUas

On Saturday 6 February 2021 from 11:00-16:00 CET BUas are organising a Digital Discovery Day for international students. Join this day to get to know all ins and outs of studying at BUas. Visit webinars and online tours and reach out to professors from student office, students and lecturers with questions.

 

Study in the Netherlands & Discover Your World!

In six different sessions it will get into what it is like to study in the Netherlands and what kind of practical matters should be considered. Why choose BUas, and which programme?

Discover the brand-new campus and the city of Breda and start your road to BUas! promo video>>

During this day, staff and students will share the core of studying at BUas and potential students can ask all their questions. It will be a day full of variation, with webinars, info sessions, virtual tours, a quiz and Q&A.

Find detailed programme of the Digital Discovery Day and registration links here.

 

Programs:

11.00-12.00: Studying in the Netherlands: the education system

45 min. webinar + 15 min. Q&A by staff and international students

-What is it like to study in the Netherlands?

-What is a university of applied sciences?

-What is the teaching style?

-And what are the costs?

12.00-12.45: An introduction to the university and study programmes

30 min. interactive webinar + 15 min. Q&A by students and staff

-Why study at BUas?

-What kind of programs are offered?

-Project examples

-International experiences from students

12.45-13.30: Studying at Breda University of Applied Sciences: the practical matters

30 min. webinar + 15 min. Q&A

-Application procedure

-Scholarships

-Housing

-Side jobs

13.45-14.15: Discover the Campus and the City of Breda

20 min. video tour + 10 min. Q&A by our international students

-New green campus

-Modern facilities

-The city of Breda

-Student life

-Students favourite spots in the city

14.15-14.45: How to survive studying in the Netherlands

30 min. interactive quiz + 15 min. Q&A

-Get to know the Dutch culture with questions about:

-Dutch food

-How to deal with the Dutch?

-The weather

-Transport

15.00-15.45: Job opportunities

30 min. webinar + 15 min. Q&A

-What’s the value of a Dutch degree?

-Which job opportunities do students have after graduation?

-Stay-back year

-Job examples of past graduates

Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarships 2021

In the first two weeks of 2021, we have welcomed a new cohort of students into the International Foundation Programme. At the moment, all classes at Lancaster University Leipzig are being held online due to a lockdown in Germany. They are doing their best to ensure excellent quality of teaching and support students throughout these difficult times.

 

Lancaster is now accepting applications for October 2021 intake for all of our programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Software Engineering
  • International Foundation Year

 

Merit-scholarship options. Applicants for direct entry with the following academic performance in their final high school degree (A-Level, IB, GSCE or equivalent) are eligible for the following scholarships:

Academic performance (e.g. A-Levels or equivalent qualification) Lancaster University Leipzig Scholarship
A*A*A (IB 43) €3,000 in the first year of study
and
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
A*AA (IB 39) €2,000 in the first year of study
and
€1,000 in each year of subsequent study
AAA (IB 38) €1,000 in each year of study
AAB (IB 36) €750 in each year of study

All applications will automatically be considered for a scholarship as soon as students submit their online application form with all required documents.

Students should feel free to join Lancaster’s monthly Virtual Open Days, where they can learn more about the possibility of studying at one of top 10 UK universities – in Germany.

Aberystwyth University Online Open Day

Aberystwyth University would like to invite students to join them at the Online Open Day on November 25th. Students will have the chance to…

  • Find out why Aberystwyth University consistently tops the UK rankings for Teaching Quality and Student Satisfaction
  • Chat live with lecturers about the degree subjects they are interested in
  • Find out about the International Accommodation Award (equivalent to £3,700 scholarship per year)
  • Experience facilities through their Virtual Tour
  • Speak to current students
  • Watch presentations on how to apply; accommodation; fees; scholarships and visas
  • Chat directly to the International Team
  • Find out about English Language Requirements, Pre-sessional English courses and our International Foundation Certificate

 

There are two Online Open Day sessions running on the 25th:
– 10:00-12:00 GMT
– 18:00-20:00 GMT

 

Students can register for one or both of these sessions now by clicking the link below. Watch Aberystwyth University YouTube video for more of an idea on what to expect.

Warwick UG Scholarship Announcement – 2021

 Warwick now has international undergraduate scholarships for 2021 entry. A commitment to international diversity is at the heart of our decision to offer undergraduate financial support, following the upcoming changes of fee status for EU/EEA/Swiss students for the 2021 academic year. We greatly value the contribution for European students (and indeed staff) to make academic community, and hope that the expansion of financial support may make study possible for more high-achieving European students.

 

University of Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarships

The University of Warwick will offer 250 Scholarships to international fee-paying students for 2021 entry. The new Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarship Scheme will be available for international students who hold an offer with the University for an Undergraduate course for 2021.  Warwick will offer:

  • 20 full tuition fee scholarships
  • 160 scholarships of £13,000
  • 70 scholarships of £2,000

Each award will be payable for successive years, and for the full duration of students’ undergraduate degree courses, including integrated Master’s.

https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/studentfunding/scholarships-and-bursaries/warwickglobalexcellencescholarship2021

 

University of Warwick Fees 2021

Undergraduate fees are listed on Warwick’s Academic Office pages: https://warwick.ac.uk/services/academicoffice/finance/fees/overseasfees

 

UK Nationals living in Europe

The UK Government and Student Loans Company England) have provided some updates over the summer:

  1. Assessing eligibility for Home fee status: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/uk-nationals-in-the-eea-and-switzerland-access-to-higher-education-and-19-further-education#higher-and-19-further-education-courses-starting-from-1-august-2021
  2. Student Loans Company 2021 Guide https://media.slc.co.uk/sfe/2021/ft/sfe_how_you_are_assessed_and_paid_guide_2021_o.pdf (see Section 2 – ‘Do I Qualify?’)

The relevant section from the first of these links states that:

‘For courses starting from 1 August 2021, you will continue to be eligible for home fee status and be able to access HE and FE student finance or be funded for a 19+ FE course as long as:

  • you are living in the EEA or Switzerland on 31 December 2020, and either:
  • you lived in England immediately before moving there, and you have lived in the EEA, Switzerland, the UK or Gibraltar for at least the last 3 years before starting a course in the UK
  • you did not live in the UK immediately before living there, and have lived in the EEA, Switzerland, the UK or Gibraltar for at least 3 years before starting a course in England
  • you have lived continuously in the EEA, Switzerland, the UK or Gibraltar between 31 December 2020 and the start of your course
  • the course starts before 1 January 2028