Apply For Austrian Masters Scholarship for International Students 2018
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Understanding The Austrian Masters Scholarship
The Austrian Masters Scholarship Foundation of the Republic of Austria is pleased to offer scholarships to international students in the year 2018 academia calender,
All students of high academic ability for 2018 entry. Scholarships are available for students to pursue research on their diploma or master thesis or their dissertation at scientific research institutions in Austria (e.g. universities, Austrian Academy of Sciences, National Library, National Archive).
The Foundation of the Republic of Austria aims to assist international students who require financial assistance with scholarship, specifically for overseas students.
The Scholarship Foundation was established in 2005 by the Austrian National Council of the Republic of Austria by an Act of Parliament, which is to provide scholarships for all areas of education and further education.
The scholarships are awarded by the foundation board from funds of the Conciliation Fund of the Republic of Austria for descendants of forced laborers or people coming from countries that have suffered exceptionally from the Nazi regime, particularly from the recruitment of forced laborers.
Applicants must not have studied/pursued research/pursued academic work in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant.
All applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language and other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Here Is The Scholarship Description:
Application Deadline Is: September 1, 2018
Course Entry Level: The scholarships are available for students to pursue research on their diploma or master thesis or their dissertation at scientific research institutions in Austria (e.g. universities, Austrian Academy of Sciences, National Library, National Archive).
The Study Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.List of Subjects: Natural Sciences, Technical Sciences, Human Medicine, Health Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts.
Scholarship Award: The scholarships will include:
Accident and health insurance: if necessary, the OeAD (Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research) will affect an accident and health insurance. The costs for the insurance have to be covered from the scholarship.
The OeAD provides scholarship holders with accommodation student dormitory or apartment. Monthly costs: 220 to 470 EUR, depending on the level of comfort requested by the scholarship holder.
The scholarship holder has to pay an administrative fee of 18 EUR/month to the OeAD for the provision of accommodation.
The costs for the accommodation have to be covered from the scholarship. Applicants from countries which are neither members of the EU nor members of EFTA, EEA or OECD can be granted a travel allowance of up to max. 500 EUR in addition to the scholarship.
Number of Scholarships: Not Given
Nationality: International Students ( Nigerians Are eligible ) to apply for this scholarship
Scholarship can be taken in Austria
Students meeting the above-mentioned criteria can apply to pursue research on their diploma or master thesis or their dissertation.
The mode of applying is online.
How to Apply: The following documents have to be uploaded for the online application:
= A fully completed Online Application form “Application for a Scholarship of the Scholarship Foundation of the Republic of Austria
= Including a CV and a project plan, describing the plans and completed preparatory work for the research stay in Austria
two letters of recommendation from university lecturers from your country home.
= For these letters of recommendation, no specific form is required; they have to contain the letterhead, date, and signature of the person recommending the applicant and the stamp of the university/department and must be no older than six months at the time of application
= The confirmation of supervision by a supervisor at the chosen Austrian university, university of applied sciences or research institution
= A scanned passport (showing the name and picture of the applicant)
= A university graduation certificate or diploma, master, Ph.D. or doctoral studies at a university outside Austria resp. proof of enrollment at a study programme at a university outside Austria
for descendants of forced laborers:
Processing number or photocopy of the letter of information or other relevant proofs.
Also, Visit the Official Scholarship Website for more information.
Best Of Luck