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Feb 16, 2024
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Scholarships to Study Abroad in China

International Chinese Language Teachers Scholarship

The Center for Language Education and Cooperation offers this scholarship each year with the goal of satisfying the growing demand for Chinese language teachers and facilitating Chinese language education in other countries.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens between the ages of 16 and 35 who are in good physical and mental condition, possess an above average academic record, and are committed to Chinese language education.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded full coverage on tuition fees, accommodation fees, living allowance and comprehensive medical insurance. Amount of the allowance varies depending on the type of scholarships. 

DEADLINE: The deadlines range from April to November every year depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Boren Scholarships

The Boren Awards fund the intensive study of language and culture abroad by U.S. undergraduate or graduate students. All eligible applicants have the option to either apply for a Regional Flagship Language Initiative or select/design their own study program.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to U.S. citizens planning an overseas program in one of the selected countries. (China is listed). Further eligibility varies depending on undergraduate Boren Scholars and graduate Boren Fellows.

AWARD: Recipient awards range between $8,000 and $25,000 USD depending on the program.

DEADLINE: January 24,2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Fellowship program and January 31, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Beijing Government Scholarship

The Beijing Government started this scholarship program in order to reward the academic excellence of international students. Their aim is to attract more foreign students to study in Beijing so as to promote the internationalization of Beijing’s higher education.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens who meet the language proficiency requirements and are in good health. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 5,000 to 40,000 RMB depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Applicants should consult the relevant Higher Education Institutions for the specific application deadlines. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Guanghua School of Management Scholarships

Guanghua School of Management at Peking University proudly finances a handful of scholarships intended to reward their academically talented business students from around the world. The university also offers a few external scholarships through their website for students to consider when enrolling.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 5,000 to 188,000 RMB depending on the scholarship. 

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship and time of enrollment. Learn more by clicking the button below.



University of Hong Kong Scholarships

The University of Hong Kong believes that both domestic and international students should be able to receive the financial aid they need in order to pursue higher education. Therefore, they offer multiple scholarships open to both native and non-native students enrolled at HKU. 

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship. 

AWARD: Recipient awards range from HK$50,000 to 100% tuition fee waivers + monthly allowances.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship and time of enrollment. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Shaanxi Normal University Pearl International Scholarship

The Shaanxi Normal University CSC Scholarship is funded by the Chinese government and gives international students an opportunity to pursue higher education in China, while experience Chinese culture and language, without worrying about financial constraints.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to all international students who are no older than 30 years of age for the Undergraduate Degree, 35 years for the Master's degree and 40 years for the PhD. The candidates must also be in good health and proficient in English.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a 100% fee waivers, accommodation, medical insurance (800RMB) and a monthly allowance - 2500 for Bachelor’s degree students, 3000 RMB for Master’s degree students, and 3500 RMB For Ph.D. degree students.

DEADLINE: 30 April Each Year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



University of Nottingham- China Scholarships

The University of Nottingham in Ningbo, China offers various scholarships for international students, which aim to reward excellence and promote diversity amongst their student body. Nearly 30% of their international undergraduate students and over 40% of their international postgraduate students are awarded scholarships each year.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship. 

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 25% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship. 

DEADLINE: May of each year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Tsinghua University's Schwarzman Scholars Program

Tsinghua University in Beijing offers this one-year Master’s program, designed to build a global community of future leaders who will serve to deepen the understanding between China and the rest of the world.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to both domestic and international students between 18-29 years of age, who currently possess a valid passport, a Bachelors degree and are proficient in English.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% tuition fee waivers. 

DEADLINE: September of each year for global applicants and May of each year for applicants with Chinese passports. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Wenzhou-Kean University International Freshmen Scholarships

Wenzhou-Kean University offers scholarships for International students who are enrolled in their first year at WKU. This scholarship is intended to reward International students for making the big decision to study abroad in China.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to all freshmen enrolled at WKU.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded either a 50% or 100% tuition fee waiver for the duration of their freshman year. 

DEADLINE: Nov.15 for spring semester; Jun.30 for fall semester. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Chinese Government Scholarships

In order to strengthen mutual understanding and friendship between the Chinese and people around the world and promote China’s exchange and cooperation with other countries in various fields, the Chinese government sets up scholarships for talented students and scholars to pursue higher education or conduct research in Chinese universities.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to non-Chinese students who are in good health. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% fee waivers for tuition, accommodation, and medical insurance. Recipients may also receive a monthly or yearly stipend depending on the scholarship. 

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Chinese Government Scholarships - EU Window Program

The EU Window Chinese Government Scholarship, facilitated by the Ministry of Education of China, sponsors students and scholars from EU member countries to undertake degree studies, Chinese language study or academic researches in Chinese higher education institutions.

ELIGIBILITY: This program is open to citizens of EU countries in good health. Applicants must be under 25 years of age for undergraduate programs, under 35 for master's, under 40 for doctoral, under 45 for general scholars, and under 50 for senior scholars. Chinese proficiency (HSK 3-4) is required, along with meeting university admission standards.

AWARD: The EU Program provides a full scholarship of tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and comprehensive medical insurance. 

DEADLINE: Feb. 15th, 2024. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Chinese Government Scholarships - AUN Program

The China-AUN Scholarship, in collaboration with the China Scholarship Council, provides 30 full scholarships each year to citizens of ASEAN member countries for Master's and Doctoral degrees in China.

ELIGIBILITY: This fellowship is available to citizens of ASEAN countries who are in good health. For master's programs, applicants should have a bachelor's degree and be under 35 years old. For doctoral programs, applicants must possess a master's degree and be under the age of 40. Proficiency in Chinese or English is essential, along with meeting the selected universities' admission criteria.

AWARD: Recipients will receive HK$331,200 (approximately US$42,460) annually and a HK$13,800 (approximately US$1,760) travel allowance for up to three years.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Government Scholarships for Neighboring Countries

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Government Scholarships for Neighboring Countries are full scholarships. Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Regional Office of Education is responsible for enrollment and the day to day management of international students from neighboring countries.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to non-Chinese citizens who are in good health. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Chinese Trade Unions Silk Road Scholarship

To develop the friendly relations between trade unions of China and countries along the “Belt and Road”, CTUSRS provides a full scholarship to scholars to study Chinese for one year.

ELIGIBILITY: The applicant must be a citizen of a country other than the PRC, and preferably from one of the countries along the “Belt and Road” and in sound physical and mental health.

AWARD: CTUSRS provides a full scholarship award covering all program-related expenses including tuition waiver, accommodation, comprehensive medical insurance, stipends and one-time international round-trip air fare.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below. 



MOFCOM Scholarship

MOFCOM Scholarship is set up by the Ministry of Commerce of People’s Republic of China to further strengthen the communication and cooperation between China and other countries, as well as to develop talents for developing countries. Starting from 2015, MOFCOM Scholarship mainly sponsors the young and the middle-aged talents from recipient countries to pursue their postgraduate degree education in China and entrusts China Scholarship Council to administer the Scholarship.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to students meeting the following requirements: be a citizen of a developing country other than the People’s Republic of China, and under the age of 45; Be healthy physically and mentally with a physical examination report issued by a local public hospital, and not having any disease or situation listed. With at least three years’ working experience; be a bachelor’s degree holder when applying for master’s program & be a master’s degree holder when applying for doctoral program; be sufficient in English which meets the academic requirements of the program, be equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 80 and above level.

AWARD: Students are exempt from tuition fee, teaching material fee, research and survey fee, allowance of English-taught program, dissertation guidance fee; monthly stipend- 36000RMB per year per master student, 42000RMB per year per PhD student;, One-off resettlement fee: 3000RMB per person;, medical insurance for international students and international airfare.

DEADLINE: Students should contact the application receiving authority for information about the deadline of each year.



Bilateral Program For Bachelors Degree

In order to promote the mutual understanding, cooperation and exchanges in politics, economy, culture, education and trade between China and other countries, the Chinese government has set up a series of scholarship programs to sponsor international students, teachers and scholars to study and conduct research in Chinese universities.

ELIGIBILITY: The bilateral program is open to undergraduates, postgraduates, general and senior scholars.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a living allowance of ¥1,400 CNY per month.

DEADLINE: The deadline ranges from January to April every year. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Hubei Provincial Scholarships

In order to adapt the development of study abroad in china and increase the use efficiency of scholarships for international students, Hubei Province has established regulations of Hubei Provincial Scholarships Management for the purpose of talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchanges in universities and colleges.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to foreign citizens with valid passports. For full eligibility requirements, click here.

AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Scholarship Applications should be accepted by all universities and colleges between February and June. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Fujian Provincial Government Scholarship

The government of Fujian Province has established the fujian Government Scholarship for international students in an effort to further promote the development and make progress on scale, level and service ability of the international students’ education oin the Fujian Province and attract more academically excellent international students to study in Fujian.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens in good health. Educational background and age requirements are as follows: for Bachelor's programs, candidates should hold a high school diploma or above and be under the age of 30; for Master's programs, a bachelor's degree or above is necessary, and candidates should be under the age of 35; for Doctoral programs, candidates should hold a master's degree or above and be under the age of 40. Additionally, applicants should have a Chinese proficiency level equivalent to HSK band 3 or above.

AWARD: Students will receive scholarships of RMB 30,000/year for bachelor's programs; RMB 40,000/year for master's programs RMB 50,000/year for doctoral programs.

DEADLINE: March 31, 2023. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund

With a view to attracting outstanding local students to advance their studies at home, and meritorious non-local students to pursue higher education opportunities in Hong Kong, the Government established in 2008 the $1 billion HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund (the Fund) to recognize outstanding local and non-local students.

ELIGIBILITY: The scholarships are open to all students pursuing full-time publicly-funded undergraduate or sub-degree programmes in Hong Kong.

AWARD: Undergraduate applicants will be awarded $40,000 HKD per year (for local students) or $80,000 HKD per year (for non-local students). Sub-degree students will be awarded between $20,000 to $30,000 per year for both local and non-local students.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Sichuan Provincial Government Scholarship

The scholarship is applicable to the higher education institutions of Sichuan Province which are entitled to enroll foreign students.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to excellent doctoral students, master’s students, undergraduate students, junior college students and long term students who are studying in the relevant institutions and who are applying to study in the institutions. The students will receive the scholarship every year until they finish their studies on the premise that they are approved by the institutions every year.

AWARD: The awards ranges from 10000 RMB/year to 30000 RMB/year depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Shanghai Government Scholarship for Masters Degree

The scholarship has been designed to promote the development of higher education of International students in Chinese provinces and cities, and to further improve the talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchange.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens in good health. Further eligibility varies depending on the program.

AWARD: The award varies depending on the scholarship type (partial or full).Learn more.

DEADLINE: May 2023. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Jinan University CSC Scholarship

Jinan University CSC Scholarship aims to support the development of China’s computer science industry and promote international exchange between China and other countries. It is a full-time study abroad program for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in computer science.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to non-Chinese citizens in good health. Age limits for Undergraduate Degree is 30 year, for Masters degree is 35 year, and For Ph.D. is 40 Years.

AWARD: Monthly allowance depending on the degree level, coverage of tuition fees, living allowance, accommodation cost and comprehensive medical insurance (800 RMB).

DEADLINE: April 30th of each year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

Established by the Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong in 2009, the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) aims at attracting the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong's universities.

ELIGIBILITY: This fellowship is open to international applicants for full-time PhD programs in any of Hong Kong's eight designated universities. Eligibility is based on strong academics, research potential, and excellent communication and leadership skills.

AWARD: Recipients will receive HK$331,200 annually and a HK$13,800 travel allowance for up to three years.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in India

Google PhD Fellowship Program

The Google PhD Fellowship Program supports outstanding graduate students worldwide who are conducting innovative research in computer science and related fields. The program aims to build inclusive research communities and is open to diverse backgrounds.

ELIGIBILITY: This fellowship is open to full-time PhD students worldwide, excluding Google employees and previous awardees from specific regions. Further eligibility varies depending on the region.

AWARD: Recipients receive named Fellowships with monetary awards covering stipends, research expenses, and travel. The duration and amounts vary by region, and students are paired with Google Research Mentors.

DEADLINE: May 2024. Students are advised to refer to the main Google PhD Fellowship Program page for each region’s application details. Learn more by clicking the button below.


Scholarships to Study Abroad in Indonesia

KNB Scholarship

The KNB Scholarship, funded by the Indonesian government, helps students from developing countries by providing financial support for their education in Indonesia, contributing to international collaboration and enhancing the global academic community.

ELIGIBILITY: The scholarship is open to Bachelor's degree applicants (up to 25 years old) with a high school degree and specified English proficiency requirements (IBT TOEFL of 80, IELTS of 6.0, TOEIC of 700). For Master's degree applicants (up to 35 years old), a bachelor's degree and English proficiency (IBT TOEFL of 80, IELTS of 6.0, TOEIC of 700) are required. Doctorate degree applicants (up to 40 years old) need a master's degree and a TOEFL score of 90 or an IELTS score of 7.0 (or equivalent).

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a settlement allowance of IDR 1,500,000, monthly living allowances, health insurance, and round-trip international airfare.

DEADLINE: Deadline varies each year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



INPEX Scholarships for Japanese Students

The INPEX Scholarship Foundation promotes cultural exchange by awarding Japanese students scholarships to study in Indonesia, Australia, and the UAE.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to Japanese nationals under 35 with a Bachelor's Degree from a prestigious Japanese university. Applicants must aim to study and research cultural, social, or natural sciences in Indonesia, Australia, or the UAE.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a monthly stipend of ¥150,000 and a one-time economy class air ticket from Japan.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in Japan

Keio University International Scholarships

Keio University offers internal scholarships to their international undergraduate and graduate students. These grants only last a year, but students can reapply each year in hopes of getting it again. Around 220 graduate students and 310 undergraduate students are selected for these scholarships annually. In addition to the scholarships below, there are other scholarships offered by specific campuses.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to international privately funded students who are already enrolled at KU. Further eligibility varies between undergraduate and graduate students.  

AWARD: Undergraduate recipients will be awarded between 100,000 and 800,000 JPY, and graduate recipients will be awarded between 500,000 and 600,000 JPY.

DEADLINE: Only current students can view the scholarship outlines and application deadlines. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Kumamoto University Scholarships

Kumamoto University offers 22 different honors scholarships to their international students. These scholarships cover a wide range of fields and programs so that more students have a chance at receiving financial aid. 

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open privately financed international students who are enrolled at Kumamoto University. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from a monthly stipend of 30,000 JPY to a yearly stipend of 2,000,000 JPY depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



INPEX Scholarships

INPEX scholarship foundation fosters understanding between Indonesia, Japan, Australia, and the UAE by awarding scholarships for postgraduate studies in Natural, Cultural, or Social Science in Japan.

ELIGIBILITY: The scholarship is open to Indonesian nationals under 30 with a SARJANA Degree in natural science (GPA 3.00+), Australians under 30 with a GPA of 3.0 (out of 5), UAE nationals under 30 with a GPA of 3.00+.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% fee waivers for tuition and travel, in addition to monthly stipends of 160,000 JPY. 

DEADLINE: October of each year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



IMF Scholarship Program for Asia

The Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia supports graduate studies in macroeconomics or related fields at leading universities in Japan. JISPA provides educational opportunities to promising junior officials from economic agencies in the Asia-Pacific region in hopes of growing their economic capacity.  

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to workers for a key economic agencies such as central banks, ministries of economy, ministries of finance, or financial regulatory agencies. Applicants must speak fluent English and possess a Bachelors degree, in addition to being a citizen of one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao P.D.R., Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Pacific Island Countries, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Vietnam

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% fee waivers, research-related allowance and monthly living allowance, medical insurance, a round-trip airfare and travel allowance, orientation program tuition fees (partnership track only), annual field trip fees (partnership track only), computer/software allowance (master's program only), research-related fees, including field research and conference attendance fees (open-track PhD program only).

DEADLINE: November 1, 2023 for the partnership track and June 1, 2024 for the Open-track. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Toyohashi University of Technology Aichi Scholarship Program

Toyohashi University of Technology offers their Aichi Scholarship Program to allow students from across Asia to enroll in graduate school at TUT after a six-month research period, in order to study specialized fields that support Aichi's manufacturing industry. After completing their courses, these students will then be highly expected to seek employment within the city of Aichi.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to students under the age of 35 who possess a Bachelors degree. Applicants must be a citizen of UN member state except Japan and North Korea. Applicants must also have good enough command of the Japanese language to study and seek employment, or have the prospect of obtaining sufficient language ability.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% fee waivers for tuition and travel, in addition to a monthly stipend of 150,000 JPY. 

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



ADB-Japan Scholarship Program

The ADB-Japan Scholarship Program offers about 135 graduate scholarships a year for studies in economics, business and management, science and technology, and other development-related fields.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to students under the age of 35 who have already obtained a Bachelors degree. Applicants must also gain admission to one of the 25 Japanese universities partnered with ADB, and be a citizen of one of the assistance eligible countries.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded monthly allowances and 100% fee waivers for tuition, travel, health insurance, and books. For scholars engaged in research, a special grant may be available for thesis preparation.

DEADLINE: Applications should be submitted through the university at least six months prior to start time of the program. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Waseda University International Scholarships

Waseda University offers 3 categories of scholarships for international students: Waseda University Scholarships, which are highly subject to change on a yearly basis, External Scholarships with University Recommendation and Open External Scholarships (open application).

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to privately-financed international students with “Student” visa status and enrolled in a regular degree-seeking course.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 330,000 JPY/year to 50% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship. 

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship and time of enrollment. Learn more by clicking the button below.



The Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship

This scholarship is funded by the Government of Japan and targets young government officials who are expected to contribute to the development of their country. Here students will learn the expert knowledge needed for policy making and institutional building for a country's development.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to young government officials and others from the countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Kyrgyz Republic, Laos, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Republic of Kenya, Republic of Senegal, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Timor-Leste, Uzbekistan and Vietnam.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% tuition fee waivers, one round-trip airfare, arrival allowance, accommodation allowance, monthly scholarship, subsidiary allowance for purchasing books, shipping, traveling and seminar, overseas travel insurance.

DEADLINE: Deadline varies for each country listed as eligible in the criteria. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Tohoku University ROIS Scholarship

Tohoku University offers their Research-Oriented Incoming Student Scholarship to qualified international students who are planning an exchange in Japan during the course of their postgraduate program.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to international applicants who are majoring in a field of natural science. Applicants must also be enrolled as regular graduate students at a home institution, that has a university or department-level student exchange agreement with TU. 

AWARD: For recipient award details, students must consult with a prospective academic advisor at TU. 

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the TU department in which the applicants will enroll. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Boren Scholarships

The Boren Awards fund the intensive study of language and culture abroad by U.S. undergraduate or graduate students. All eligible applicants have the option to either apply for a Regional Flagship Language Initiative or select/design their own study program.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to U.S. citizens planning an overseas program in one of the selected countries. (Japan is listed). Further eligibility varies depending on undergraduate Boren Scholars and graduate Boren Fellows.

AWARD: Recipient awards range between $8,000 and $25,000 USD depending on the program.

DEADLINE: January 24,2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Fellowship program and January 31, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Fulbright Scholarships- Japan

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English teaching assistant programs. During their grants, Fulbrighters will meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, in order to promote mutual understanding through direct engagement in the community.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to passionate and accomplished graduating college seniors, graduate students and young professionals who hold an excellent academic record, possess strong leadership skills, and have a high sense of social commitment. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded round trip international airfare, a monthly stipend, based on the cost of living in the host country, health insurance and assistance in the visa application process. Additional benefits depend on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Temple University Scholarships 

Temple University awards three different merit scholarships every semester to incoming students with demonstrated academic excellence and other exceptional qualifications. These scholarships are the Diamond scholarship, Dean's Scholarship, and TUJ Scholarship. TUJ also offers scholarships to continuing students and a number of extrenal scholarship opportunities.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from small grants to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on citizenship and time of enrollment. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Nitori Foundation International Scholarship

The Nitori Foundation proudly offers scholarships for academically talented students who are enrolled or planning to enroll at a university or graduate school in Japan This scholarship is awarded to up to 120 international students and up to 140 domestic students each year.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies between the international and domestic scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range between 50,000 and 80,000 JPY per month based on academic merit. 

DEADLINE: Deadline varies depending on the type of scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



JFUNU Scholarship for PhD in Sustainability Science

The Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU) Scholarship is available for outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance and who are granted admissions to the PhD program in Sustainability Science at United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS).

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance; Applicants who are currently living in Japan under a working visa are NOT eligible for the scholarship; Applicants who want to pursue a second PhD degree at UNU-IAS are not eligible for the scholarship. 

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a monthly allowance of 120,000 JPY as a support package for a maximum of 36 months. The tuition fees may be waived for the scholarship recipients.

DEADLINE: There is no separate application form for the scholarship as it is part of the main online application form for admission. Interested applicants must provide the necessary information and documents for the scholarship when applying to the PhD degree programme. Learn more by clicking the button below.





Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships

Funded by the Japanese Government, the MEXT Scholarship provides fully funded opportunities for international students pursuing undergraduate, master's, PhD, or training studies in Japan.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to individuals with a nationality from a country with diplomatic relations with Japan. For undergraduates, aged 17 to 25, and for master's/PhD, under 35, with relevant education or work experience.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a fully funded scholarship, including a monthly stipend (ranging from ¥117,000 to ¥242,000 per month), education fees, round-trip airfare, and accommodations in Japan.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Honjo International Scholarship Foundation Scholarship for Foreign Students

Honjo International Scholarship Foundation supports foreign students pursuing doctoral or master's degrees in Japanese graduate schools. Open to all nationalities and research fields, applicants can apply directly to the foundation without university pre-selection.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to to non-Japanese citizens applying for graduate programs in Japan. Applicants must start PhD by the age
of 35, master's by the age of 30, demonstrate commitment to their home country, understand international friendship, and converse in Japanese for interviews.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded monthly scholarships throughout the minimum period required to acquire the degree. ¥210,000 per month for 1 ~ 2 years degree, ¥190,000 per month for 3 years degree, or ¥160,000 per month for 4 ~ 5 years of degree

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Rotary Peace Fellowships

The Rotary Peace Fellowship support experienced leaders in peace and development, offering up to 50 fellowships for master's degrees annually.

ELIGIBILITY: This fellowship is open to master's degree candidates proficient in English, holding a bachelor's degree, demonstrating commitment to cross-cultural understanding and peace through achievements and service, showing leadership potential, and possessing at least three years of relevant full-time experience in peace or development work.

AWARD: The fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and internship and field-study expenses.

DEADLINE: The 2024-25 Rotary Peace Fellowship application is now closed. The 2025-26 Rotary Peace Fellowship application will be available online in February 2024. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in Malaysia

Monash University- Malaysia Scholarships

Monash University- Malaysia believes in providing all deserving students access to world-class education, as well as minimizing students financial stress. Therefore, they offer various undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships and bursaries each year.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at Monash. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 5,000 RM to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Fulbright Scholarships- Malaysia

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English teaching assistant programs. During their grants, Fulbrighters will meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, in order to promote mutual understanding through direct engagement in the community.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to passionate and accomplished graduating college seniors, graduate students and young professionals who hold an excellent academic record, possess strong leadership skills, and have a high sense of social commitment. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded round trip international airfare, a monthly stipend, based on the cost of living in the host country, health insurance and assistance in the visa application process. Additional benefits depend on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies each year. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Boren Scholarships

The Boren Awards fund the intensive study of language and culture abroad by U.S. undergraduate or graduate students. All eligible applicants have the option to either apply for a Regional Flagship Language Initiative or select/design their own study program.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to U.S. citizens planning an overseas program in one of the selected countries. (Malaysia is listed). Further eligibility varies depending on undergraduate Boren Scholars and graduate Boren Fellows.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from $8,000 to $25,000 USD depending on the program.

DEADLINE: January 24,2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Fellowship program and January 31, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ET. for the Boren Scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Malaysian Government Scholarships

The Government of Malaysia provides generous scholarships each year to international students from select countries who wish to pursue or are currently pursuing postgraduate studies in Malaysia. These scholarships are Malaysia International Scholarship (MIS) and The Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP).

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: 100% tuition fee waivers and monthly allowances of 1,500 RM for the Malaysia International Scholarship recipients and 3,500 RM for The Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme recipients.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Imperium International College Scholarships

Imperium International College annually awards many scholarships to encourage academically inclined Malaysian and international students who display leadership qualities to pursue tertiary education at their institutions. 

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to current and enrolling students at Imperium. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 15% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Applicants should check with the Scholarship Officer on
the deadlines for submission. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Raffles University Scholarships

Raffles University now offers an extended and enhanced range of scholarship opportunities for local and international candidates. As part of Raffles University’s philosophy, the college rewards excellence in academics and talented students.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at Raffles. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 10% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



University of Nottingham- Malaysia Scholarships

The University of Nottingham- Malaysia believes that all students should have the opportunity to pursue higher education regardless of their financial standing. Therefore, they offer various scholarship programs for both their international and domestic students each year. 

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to current and enrolling students at UN. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 10% to 25% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



International Medical University- Malaysia Scholarships

The International Medical University- Malaysia knows that studying at university is a life changing experience that often requires some support. To provide this support, they created a number of scholarships and bursaries to help students fully achieve their true potential at IMU.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling undergraduate and postgraduate students at IMU. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from RM4,000 bursaries to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Swinburne University of Technology Scholarships

Swinburne University of Technology has created various scholarships and bursaries, as well as external study loans, that may help students meet their financial needs. This way students can focus less on finances, and more on learning and experiencing all that Swinburne has to offer.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to all enrolling students at Swinburne. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 10% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Taylor’s University Scholarships

Taylor’s University believes that research can help shape the future. To promote this belief, they offer various research-related postgraduate scholarships for students enrolled in their Masters and Doctoral programs, so that they can become effective researchers that contribute to the needs of our community.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at TU. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship. 

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 50% to 100% tuition fee waivers + monthly allowances depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



University of Cyberjaya Scholarships

The University of Cyberjaya offers several financial aid options to help students pay for their studies. This includes internal bursaries and scholarships, as well as a number of external scholarships provided by various organizations such as NGOs, foundations, and government agencies.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at UC. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 10% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in Singapore

Temasek Polytechnic Scholarships

Temasek Polytechnic offers a range of prestigious scholarships to full-time students who possess a proven track record of academic excellence and participation in co-curricular activities. These scholarships are part of TP's effort to recognize deserving students for their outstanding achievements and to further encourage and inspire them to excel in their academic pursuits.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at TP. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from $340 to $9,000 SGD depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below. 



Fulbright Scholarships- Singapore

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English teaching assistant programs. During their grants, Fulbrighters will meet, work, live with and learn from the people of the host country, in order to promote mutual understanding through direct engagement in the community.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to passionate and accomplished graduating college seniors, graduate students and young professionals who hold an excellent academic record, possess strong leadership skills, and have a high sense of social commitment. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded round trip international airfare, a monthly stipend, based on the cost of living in the host country, health insurance and assistance in the visa application process. Additional benefits depend on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Asian Pastoral Institute Scholarships

The Asian Pastoral Institute offers scholarships available for international students who come from emerging economies. Recipients of scholarships may be expected to conduct ministerial duties at a local church in Singapore during the course of study, and they will be expected to serve their own sending church upon the completion of their studies. 

ELIGIBILITY: The eligibility of scholarship is reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

AWARD: Recipient award information is available upon request.

DEADLINE: Interested applicants may register their interest by sending in a CV via email. Learn more by clicking the button below.



National University of Singapore Scholarships

At the National University of Singapore, they believe that knowledge and research can, and should, be used to improve lives. To promote this, they offer students with outstanding academic achievements, leadership qualities, and special talents scholarships to pursue higher education at NUS.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling undergraduate and graduate students at NUS. Further eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from living allowances to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



SMU Doctoral Fellowships

SMU awards scholarships, fellowships and other financial assistance schemes to PhD students on a competitive basis. SMU assess applicants for different award schemes at the time of admission based on qualification and suitability for these schemes.

ELIGIBILITY: SMU awards scholarships, fellowships and other financial assistance schemes to PhD students on a competitive basis. SMU assess applicants for different award schemes at the time of admission based on qualification and suitability for these schemes.

AWARD: International student recipients are awarded a monthly stipend of 3,400 SGD. In addition, the fellowship includes a 3,500 SGD research trip over and above the monthly stipend.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



St.Joseph's Institution International Scholarship Program

St.Joseph's Institution International created their Scholarship Program to provide an opportunity for outstanding and suitable students to access the high-quality education SJI International provides. They are looking for young school leaders who can demonstrate excellent quality of mind, enthusiastic participation in non-academic activities, positive personal qualities, and strong communication abilities.

ELIGIBILITY: These scholarships are open to enrolling students at SJI. Further eligibility varies between the three different packages.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 25% to 100% tuition fee waivers depending on the package and each students respective financial and academic standing.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



The International Hotel and Tourism School- Singapore Scholarships

The International Hotel and Tourism School- Singapore offers their SHATEC International Education Scholarship as part of their commitment to recognize international students of high caliber. This scholarship is intended to help students develop their full potential so that they can move on to rewarding careers in the Hospitality and Tourism industry in the future.

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to international students who show outstanding academic achievements, a passion for learning, commitment to personal development, and involvement in extra-curricular activities.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 20% tuition fee waivers.

DEADLINE: The SHATEC International Education Scholarship is open throughout the year. However, applicants are required to submit their applications at least 6 weeks before course commencement. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Nanyang Technological University Scholarships

Nanyang Technological University's sponsored scholarships are offered in recognition of academic excellence and leadership potential. NTU offers a variety of scholarships to both new and current students pursuing their full-time undergraduate studies. 

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from $15,000 SGD to 100% tuition fee waivers + allowances depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: The deadline varies depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Dr. Goh Keng Swee Scholarship

The Dr Goh Keng Swee Scholarship is a private sector scholarship administered by the Association of Banks in Singapore. Each year, 3 to 4 scholarships are awarded to outstanding individuals from one of 15 Asia Pacific economies to pursue undergraduate studies at one of the following universities in Singapore: National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore Management University (SMU) and Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to citizens of: Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Applicants must ensure that the necessary university admission requirements are met and concurrently apply for admission to NUS, NTU, SMU or SUTD. Applicants should demonstrate leadership qualities and possess good academic and co-curricular activities achievements, and have sat for, or made private arrangements to sit for the SAT.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% tuition fee waivers, round trip airfare (to and from Singapore), annual maintenance allowances of $6,500 SGD, a housing allowance based on institution of study, and a settling-in allowance of 200 SGD upon arrival in Singapore.

DEADLINE: Learn more by clicking the button below.



Singapore International Graduate Award

The Singapore International Graduate Award is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the National University of Singapore (NUS), the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), and the Singapore Management University (SMU).
This award allows students to participate in a PhD training program that will be carried out in English at either the A*STAR Research Institute, NTU, NUS, SUTD or SMU. 

ELIGIBILITY: This scholarship is open to all international graduates with a passion for research, excellent academic results, good skills in written and spoken English, and good reports from academic referees.

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded 100% tuition fee waivers, monthly stipends of $2,200 SGD (which will be increased to $2,700 SGD after the passing of the Qualifying Examination), a one-time airfare grant of up to $1,500 SGD, and a one-time settling-in allowance of $1,000 SGD.

DEADLINE: 1 December 2023. Learn more by clicking the button below.



EHL Singapore Scholarships

EHL is proud to support students and their families by providing loans and grants to assist students in pursuing their degrees. They offer various types of financial aid for students from all around the world.

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility criteria varies depending on the scholarship.

AWARD: Recipient awards range from 2,500 CHF to 20,000 CHF depending on the scholarship.

DEADLINE: Deadlines vary depending on the scholarship. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in Taiwan

Taiwan ICDF Scholarship Program

The Taiwan ICDF Scholarship, in collaboration with 23 partner universities, offers 29 diverse programs, playing a vital role in global education, human resources development, and sustainable growth in partner countries.

ELIGIBILITY: This fellowship is open to applicants from eligible countries who meet specific criteria, excluding Republic of China (ROC) nationals. They must fulfill partner university admission requirements, obtain required visas and not hold other ROC government-sponsored scholarships

AWARD: Recipients will be awarded a scholarship covering airfare, housing, tuition, credit fees, insurance, textbooks, and monthly allowances (NT$18,000 for master's, NT$20,000 for Ph.D.).

DEADLINE: March 15, 2024. Learn more by clicking the button below.



Scholarships to Study Abroad in South Korea

Global Korea Scholarship

The Global Korea Scholarship, offered by the Korean Ministry of Education, provides international students with opportunities to pursue academic degrees in Korea. This merit-based scholarship aims to enhance educational exchange and foster mutual friendship between Korea and participating countries.

ELIGIBILITY: The scholarship is open to citizens of countries that have been designated by the National Institute for International Education Development (NIIED) to participate in the GKS. Further eligibility varies depending on the program.

AWARD: Awards vary depending on the program.

DEADLINE: Students are advised to check the specific application deadlines for each embassy and university, as they vary. Learn more by clicking the button below.