Although we are more familiar with the term study abroad.
At present, the trend of students going abroad for higher education is increasing. But we have the misconception about Study Abroad that it is too expensive, not possible for everyone. In reality, however, the opposite is true.
There are many types of scholarships available for students, just one step away from what students should apply for. Students can go abroad to study without any cost and without any loan. Yes, that’s right. In this article we will tell you how to apply for a scholarship and exactly what scholarships are available.
1. Ask for help –
First of all, to get rid of any fear or embarrassment, contact the Study Abroad Office, Financial Officer, Professor and other well-known advisors of the university and get the news of the scholarships or grants they know.
If necessary, meet them in person, discuss. Then they will help you more quickly if they are overwhelmed by your determination and deep interest.
2. Contact the Heads of Scholarship Funds –
Contact the Scholarship Fund office by call or e-mail. You will also be able to know the details of applying for the scholarship.
3. Make a list of scholarships –
A scholarship may not be enough for your course fees. So you have to apply for more than one scholarship. So first you need to make a list of scholarships.There are different types of scholarships based on continent or country, age based, gender specific, subject based, religion based, financial status. You need to know which class you are studying in first, then make a list of scholarships that are suitable for you. This is the most important step.
4. Keep track of your references –
Many scholarships require references from teachers or universities or special advisors. So check from your prepared list which scholarships you need for reference. Reach the teacher or university office like that. And apply for reference. Be sure to keep the time in hand because you will not receive a reference as soon as you apply. Even then, of course, polite behavior and determination will help you get the reference faster.
5. Mark Calendar –
After all that has happened, the most important thing is to apply. And many of the scholarship dates are hard to remember and so write it down in advance or mark it on the calendar so that you don’t forget that day and of course complete the application.
6. Awareness of required grade –
Most scholarships also look at grades and marks to judge students’ qualifications. So from the beginning, you must keep an eye on the appropriate grade for the scholarship. Your marks will prove your worth and determination so be sure to be aware of this.
For now, these are the main things to do before applying for a scholarship. Here is a list of some good quality scholarships for your convenience.
We categorized places based on place-
INLAKS SHIVDASANI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS –
This scholarship is for Indian students to study in different countries of North America and Europe. Age of the applicant: Must be below 30 years of age and resident of India Scholarships for its undergraduate and postgraduate students.
official website– https://inlaksfoundation.org/scholarships/
To study in Asia –
AICHI SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR ASIAN STUDENTS IN JAPAN –
In Japan for Indian students. These scholarships are given for undergraduate studies in government approved colleges or universities.
official website– https://www.pref.aichi.jp/kokusai/ryugakusei-portal/e/ukeire/
DST CALL FOR SINGAPORE-INDIA JOINT RESEARCH GRANTS –
This scholarship is for interns doing research in science based subjects in Singapore.
official website – https: //www.a-star.edu.sg/Research/Funding-Opportunities/Grants-Sponsorship/IAF-PP
HINRICH MA SCHOLARSHIP IN INTERNATIONAL JOURNALISM AT HKBU –
The scholarship is awarded for a master’s degree in international journalism at the Baptist University of Hong Kong. However, it is only given on this one subject.
official website – https: //hinrichfoundation.com/master-in-international-journalism/
HM KING’S AND HM QUEEN’S SCHOLARSHIP –
This scholarship is approved by the Government of Thailand for Indian students studying at the Asian Institute of Technology. These scholarships are given at the postgraduate level in Engineering, Management, Environment etc.
official website – https: //www.ait.ac.th/admissions/scholarships/royal-thai-government/#.Uwwv9KLhXIU
To study in America –
AKHTARALI H TOBACCOWALA FELLOWSHIP –
This scholarship is awarded to students studying for an MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
The value of the scholarship is about 20 lakh rupees.
official website – http: //www.thetobaccowalafoundation.org/
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY EMERGING GLOBAL LEADER SCHOLARSHIP –
For students studying at American University. However, this scholarship is for students who are interested in civic and social work.
In addition, the company pays for the student’s house rent, tuition fees, money to buy books, health insurance, etc.
The value of the scholarship is about 3 lakh rupees.
official website – https: //www.american.edu/
CORNELL UNIVERSITY TATA SCHOLARSHIP –
The scholarship is a joint venture between Tata Group of India and Cornell University. The rs 25 million scholarship is awarded to the 20 best students in India.
official website – https: //admissions.cornell.edu/apply/international-students/tata-scholarship
S.N BOSE SCHOLARS STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM FOR INDIAN STUDENTS –
This scholarship is given to postgraduate and research students in science and technology. official website – https: //iusstf.org/program/for-indian-students
STANFORD RELIANCE DHIRU BHAI FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM –
The scholarship will be given to the top 5 Indian students studying in a 2-year business management course at Stanford Graduate School of Business. The value of the scholarship is 1 crore rupees and more.
official website – https: //www.gsb.stanford.edu/programs/mba/financial-aid/types-aid/stanford-reliance-dhirubhai-fellowship
To study in Australia –
INDIAN GLOBAL LEADERS SCHOLARSHIP –
The scholarships are offered to undergraduate and postgraduate students in business, economics and law at the University of Queensland.
official website – https: //scholarships.uq.edu.au/scholarship/india-global-leaders-scholarship
UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE ASHOK KHURANA SCHOLARSHIP-
The scholarships are awarded to postgraduate Indian students at the University of Adelaide.
official website – https: //scholarships.adelaide.edu.au/Scholarships/postgraduate-coursework/all-faculties/ashok-khurana-university-of-adelaide-scholarship
UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES FUTURE OF CHANGE INDIA SCHOLARSHIP –
This scholarship is given to Indian students of this University of South Wales. However, at the time of application, the applicant should be given a short video where he / she should give his / her opinion on how this scholarship will help him / her.
official website – https: //www.international.unsw.edu.au/futureofchange
To study in Europe –
BRITISH COUNCIL GREAT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INDIAN STUDENTS –
This scholarship approved by the British Council is for Indian students who are interested in studying in Britain.
official website – https: //www.britishcouncil.in/study-uk/scholarships/great-scholarship
LSE COMMONWEALTH SHARED SCHOLARSHIP –
This scholarship is for students from Commonwealth countries. The scholarship is offered at the undergraduate level at the London School of Economics.
official website – http://www.lse.ac.uk/study-at-lse/Graduate/fees-and-funding/csss
OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE SOCIETY OF INDIA SCHOLARSHIPS –
This scholarship is for students of any level in any subject from Oxford University and Cambridge University.
official website – http://www.oxbridgeindia.com/scholarships/ocsi-scholarship-guidelines/
SIR RATAN TATA FELLOWSHIPS FOR SOUTH ASIAN STUDENTS AT LSE –
This scholarship is for social science students at the London School of Economics.
official website – http://sticerd.lse.ac.uk/india/fellowships/SirRatanTata.asp
UNIVERSITY OF BOURNEMOUTH BUSINESS SCHOOL DEAN’S SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MASTERS STUDENTS –
This scholarship is for students studying at postgraduate level. This scholarship carries 50 percent tuition fee.
official website – https: //www.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/international-student-scholarships/faculty-management-executive-deans-scholarship-international
UNIVERSITY OF LINCOIN INDIA SCHOLARSHIP –
This scholarship is for meritorious Indian students at postgraduate level. Tuition fees of around 5,000 euros are discounted.
official website – http://lincoln.ac.uk/home/studywithus/scholarshipsandbursaries/
SALTIRE SCHOLARSHIP –
Scholarships are awarded to students from India, Canada and the United States for studying any subject in Scotland.
official website – https: //www.scotland.org/study/saltire-scholarships
UCD GLOBAL GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS –
This scholarship is for graduates of the University of Dublin, Ireland.
official website – http://www.ucd.ie/global/
ORANGE TULIP SCHOLARSHIP –
The scholarships are offered at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels to Indian students at some specialized universities in the Netherlands.
official website – https: //www.nesoindia.org/scholarships/orange-tulip-scholarship-programme
CAMPUS FRANCE CHARPAK SCHOLARSHIP –
These scholarships are awarded to undergraduate and research students in France. Approved to bear the cost of research for about 6 months. However, the applicant must be 30 years of age or younger