minority scholarships for 2014

2012 BYU Undergraduate Scholarships at Brigham Young University, USA

Brigham Young University offers scholarships to select students, who have demonstrated a serious and diligent commitment to academic excellence, as an investment in their education. Scholarships funds are provided through tithes of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and offerings of generous friends of the university. They are given to encourage continued commitment to spiritual and intellectual growth. The gift of a scholarship assumes an obligation on the part of the recipient to use that investment wisely to prepare for expanded and purposeful service in the Lord’s kingdom. -The Financial Aid Office will only award…

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2012 MA Learning and Visitor Studies in Museums and Galleries Scholarships, UK

The School of Museum Studies is pleased to offer two £1,000 scholarships for October 2012 entry to its distance learning Masters in Learning and Visitor Studies in Museums and Galleries programme. The scholarships will be paid as a reduction in the course fee and are open to new UK/EU and international applicants.This pioneering and innovative distance learning masters programme aims to provide students with the necessary high-quality skills and knowledge to engage critically and creatively with the theory and practice of museum learning and visitor studies. The course has been developed in partnership with the Research Centre for

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2012 Postgraduate Scholarships for African and South American Students at Aston University, UK

The School of Languages and Social Sciences is offering nine scholarships to students from Africa and South America. Scholarships are supported by the Ferguson Foundation which is dedicated to improving educational opportunities for students who would not otherwise be able to consider study in the UK. The scholarships are available to students applying to on campus programmes offered in the School of Languages and Social Sciences. If successful, you will receive a scholarship of approximately £7,000 towards the cost of your MA course fees. -Write a two page letter stating why you feel you deserve the scholarship,…

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2012 China Scholarships Council at University of Edinburgh, UK

Candidates should have satisfied all English language requirements and have received an offer of admission from the University of Edinburgh to study on a full-time PhD degree programme by the time the University puts forward their list of endorsed applications (Thursday 1 March 2012). The scholarships are available for study in the following areas of study: Communication and Information Technology Agriculture Life Sciences and Public Health Materials Science and New Materials Energy and the Environment Engineering Applied Social Science and WTO-related areas Business and Law Mathematics While the above academic areas are the priority areas as specified by…

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ECORD Scholarships for PhD and Postdoctoral Research in Ocean Research, 2012

The ECORD Scholarships are open to young scientists based in ECORD and, exceptionally to non-ECORD European countries. Preference will be given to PhD students or young postdoctoral research scientists. The review of the applications will be made by ESSAC, the ECORD Science Committee, and the decisions communicated by the end of May, 2012. -PhD students or young postdoctoral research scientists. -The most important document of the package is the letter of Interest, where you explore the reasons of your application and in which way the attendance of a summer school will be utile for your future scientific career….

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