Seamus McDermott MBA Scholarship for Entrepreneurship in Ireland

Applications are invited for Séamus McDermott MBA Scholarship for Entrepreneurship at Trinity College Dublin Ireland. Ireland residents are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Trinity College is the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin, a research university in Ireland. The Library of Trinity College is the largest research library in Ireland. Trinity College is the most productive internationally recognized research center in Ireland. Trinity College Dublin is the top ranked university in Ireland.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Scholarship Award: The number of €10,000 scholarships will increase to four each year over ten years totalling €340,000 over the lifetime of the scholarship fund.

Number of Scholarships: Scholarships are available for a limited number of candidates who are accepted into the MBA programs.

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

In addition to meeting all the usual entry requirements for the Trinity MBA program, the successful candidate will:

  • Be resident in Ireland
  • Be a proven entrepreneur, in either social or private enterprise
  • Demonstrate how their business impacts the local economy or society

Nationality: Ireland residents are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Ireland Scholarships

How to Apply: For more information on the scholarship application process or to submit your application, email the MBA Admissions Team at, or visit our MBA Scholarship page.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Application deadline is August 18, 2017.

Scholarship Link

UCSI Premier Co-Op Averis Undergraduate Scholarship Programme in Malaysia

Averis Sdn Bhd is inviting applications for its undergraduate scholarship Programme open to Malaysia citizens. These scholarships provide tuition fee funding for a three-year programme, employment and career growth for its scholars.

The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial help to Malaysian citizens.

Averis is a world-class provider of global business services, dedicated to meeting the technological, market and business challenges faced by our clients worldwide. At Averis, we aim to be reliable, accurate and service-oriented. Our vision is to provide our clients with the best scalable and cost-effective outsourced global business solutions in real-time.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the following subjects:

  • BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Accounting

Scholarship Award: Averis Scholarship funds up to 100% of tuition fee for a three-year undergraduate programme.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Malaysia

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

The scholarship is open to all Malaysian citizens aged 23 or below, who have an unconditional offer for undergraduate studies by the time the scholarship is awarded. Those in their first or second year of university studies may also apply.


SPM / O-Levels
6As including A in Modern Mathematics, English, Science (for IT degrees), pass all subjects; and fulfil the requirements of one of the following pre-university programmes.

  • A-Levels: ABB
  • SAM: ATAR 88
  • CPU/CMP: 88%
  • Foundation: 3.4
  • STPM: 3.4
  • UEC: 5As & 10 points

Additional Criteria:

  • Applicants must successfully gain entry into the fields of study and the respective programmes shortlisted by Averis.
  • Preference will be given to those who are active in co-curriculum activities and/or of lower family income bracket.

Nationality: Malaysian citizens are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Malaysia Scholarships

How to Apply: Kindly obtain and submit your application form with all required documents (certified copies of examination transcripts) to UCSI University Kuala Lumpur (South Wing Campus), Student Affairs and Alumni.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is July 18, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Fully funded 5 PhD studentships in Precision Agriculture

Last application date
Sep 30, 2017 13:53
LA12 – Department of Soil Management
Limited duration
MSc in Agriculture Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Agronomy, Mechatronics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
Occupancy rate
Vacancy Type
Research staff

Job description

Addressing food security issues in the light of the rapid population growth is an increasingly important global challenge. More food will have to be produced in the next 50 years than has been over the past 10,000 years (2008 UN sustainable development forum). One way to achieve this is by managing farm resources site specifically using advanced technologies in precision agriculture. Precision agriculture technologies play an important role in addressing the conflict between producing more whilst operating within a sustainable framework.

Fully funded 5 PhD scholarships in Precision Agriculture are available in Precision Soil and Crop Engineering Group (SiTeMan), within the Department of Soil Management, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering in Ghent University (UGent) in Belgium. We are looking for top MSc students, to work as PhD candidates under a recently funded project by the Flemish Scientific Research (FWO) under the Odysseus I call for proposal 2016, with a total budget of €3.5 M: Towards Establishing a Centre of Site-specific Technology for Soil and Crop Management. The aim of the project is to establish a research platform combining cutting-edge soil and crop sensors, modelling and system control technology for managing farm resources (seeds, fertilisers, pesticides, water, and manure) site-specifically, with the final goal of establishing a precision agriculture centre in Flanders.

The following 5 PhD projects are available under this project:

  1. Site specific fertilisation.
  2. Site specific manure injection.
  3. Site specific pesticide applications.
  4. Site specific soil compaction management.
  5. Site specific seed rate management.

We are looking for top students with a MSc degree obtained between September 2017 and not earlier than September 2014. Successful candidates will have the following responsibilities:

  • Run your PhD project and deliver the project results in a timely manner.
  • Submission of high quality publications in international journals.
  • Link and integrate with research project of the other PhD students under Odysseus project as deemed appropriate.
  • Contribute to group activities as requested by your promoters that are within the remit of the role and the grant, and the associated grade. This may include:
  1. Supporting and collaborating with MSc and PhD students.
  2. Contribution to teaching programmes if requested to do so.
  3. Assist in other activates in the group as deemed necessary.


Profile of the candidate

The candidate should fulfil the following requirements:

  • Have or will soon have a MSc degree in Agriculture Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Agronomy, Mechatronics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Should have knowledge in the use of basic engineering software and modelling languages, such as, MATLAB Toolbox, LabVIEW, DaisyLab, AutoCAD, or C++…..
  • Desirable to have knowledge in sensing technologies, modelling and control theory.
  • Good contextual understanding of agricultural systems, precision agriculture and the ability to work in the field with agriculture machinery.
  • The candidate should have a high level of proficiency in English sufficient to communicate effectively with colleagues and write papers and reports.
  • Good practical problem solver / Ability to find appropriate solutions to academic and technical problems.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team within a dynamic research group.



  • We offer fully funded PhD positions starting between 1st November 2017 and 2nd January 2018. We offer approx. €23787 per year (€1982 per month) based on a full working week (38 hours).
  • Candidates will have the opportunity to work within a stimulating research environment within the SiTeMan Group with interdisciplinary team comprising of agricultural engineers, soil scientists, agronomists and data mining experts, where many international collaborations are foreseen.


How to apply

Applications should be submitted by not latter that 30th September, 2017, enclosing the following documents:

  • Cover letter outlining your motivation, research and teaching experience.
  • Detailed CV and publication record.
  • Your MSc degree or an interim document if you are still finishing your MSc.
  • A verified transcript of your MSc and BSc degrees.
  • Indicate your interest in the above 5 PhD projects.
  • Two reference letters from academic members.

Applications should be submitted via email with subject ‘PhD scholarships under Odysseus project’ to project promoter Prof. Abdul Mouazen (E-mail: ).

74 IED Masters Courses Scholarship Competition for International Students in Italy and Spain

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design and Accademia di Belle Arti Aldo Galli – IED Como is now accepting applications for up to 74 scholarships covering 50% of the tuition fees for 2017/2018 Master courses held in Milan, Rome, Turin, Florence, Venice, Cagliari, Como (Accademia Aldo Galli), Madrid and Barcelona.

For more than fifty years, the Istituto Europeo di Design has been operating in the fields of education and research in the disciplines of design, fashion, visual communication and management. Today, the IED is a constantly expanding international network that issues first-level academic diplomas and organises three-year courses, Masters Courses, continuous professional development and advanced training courses.

In order to apply candidates need to show proficiency of the course language at minimum level B2.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Design, Fashion, Visual Arts, Communication and the brand new Art area.

Scholarship Award: IED and Accademia Galli offer 74 Scholarships covering 50% of tuition fee for Master courses 2017/2018.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 74 scholarships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in Italy and Spain (Milan, Rome, Turin, Florence, Venice, Cagliari, Como (Accademia Aldo Galli), Madrid and Barcelona).

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:

  • Degree – Participation is reserved to Candidates with a 1st Level Academic Degree or equivalent, or a relevant professional experience in the chosen field. Graduands can also apply according to terms detailed in the Regulation.
  • Language requirements – Candidates need to show proficiency of the course language at minimum level B2.
  • Other conditions – Each Master course asks for specific admission requirements: check out courses’ informative material before applying for scholarships.

Nationality: Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Participation is reserved to Candidates with a 1st Level Academic Degree or equivalent, or a relevant professional experience in the chosen field.

English language Requirements: Candidates need to show proficiency of the course language at minimum level B2.

Master Scholarships

How to Apply: In order to apply for the Contest, participants are required to develop a project concept that’s relevant to one’s own specific Master course of interest, following the guidelines described in each single Brief.

To participate in IED Master Scholarships students are demanded to get registered and upload required documents not later than September 20th 2017, h 23:59 – for November and January intakes – and November 15 2017, h 23:59 – for February and March intakes (GMT+1 – Italian time).

Step 1. Read carefully these Regulations and the projects Briefs.

Step 2. Pick a course of choice.

Step 3. Get registered filling in the form available at
Once registered, you receive an email confirmation with the credentials to enter your Personal Area where you can upload required papers. An IED Advisor will contact you to support you in the process. Only for Candidates interested in Accademia Galli: please send the confirmation of your participation at

Step 4. To participate in the Contest students need to develop a concept, connected to the area of interest, following the recommendations indicated in each single Brief.

Step 5. Once the material collection is ready, enter your Personal Area (using your own credentials) and upload your project with the addition of demanded papers. Scholarships’ winners have 3 days to confirm their acceptance and 5 days to complete your application to the Master course of your choice.

In order to be considered eligible, each Candidate will be asked to provide:

  • Motivation letter in the language of the chosen course.
  • Copy of passport.
  • Internationally recognized (e.g. IELTS) certificate of knowledge of the language in which the course is taught, if different from the mother tongue (alternatively it is possible to hold an interview through skype). The minimum level requested for the application is B2.
  • Concept as described in the Brief.

Application Deadline: Submit your project and requested documents by September 20, 2017 for Master courses starting in November and January; by November 15th at 11:59 p.m.* for Master courses starting in February and March.

Scholarship Link

UQ Economics Scholarships for Malaysian Students in Australia

The School of Economics at University of Queensland is looking for excellent applicants for its Economics Scholarships programme. These scholarships are available for Malaysian applicants to pursue an Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree.

The aim of the scholarships is to establish a strong connection with Malaysia, attracting high-achieving students and we are proud of their contribution to the UQ student body.

The University of Queensland is an Australian research university primarily located in Queensland’s capital city, Brisbane. The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions

Course Level: These scholarships are available for pursuing an Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree.

Study Subject:  Scholarships are awarded in the field of Economics.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover – up to 50% of tuition fees.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Students will need to make a separate application to UQ International Admissions for entry into the Bachelor of Economics or the Master Coursework Programs.
  • Students who have studied A Levels, STPM, GCE, SAM, AUSMAT, UEC, or Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) (or equivalent pre university studies) in Malaysia can apply for these scholarships.
  • Students must have a GPA equivalent to a 6 on a 7 point scale at UQ and also meet the UQ Math entry requirement.
  • Students from a science/math background are strongly encouraged to apply.

Nationality:  Malaysian applicants are eligible for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:  Applicants should have a GPA equivalent to a 6 on a 7 point scale .

English Language Requirement: To meet the UQ’s English language proficiency requirements, you must demonstrate one of the following:

  • Four semesters of Sound Achievement or better in Queensland authority English or English for ESL Learners (or equivalent). Less than four semesters may be considered for some programs..
  • At least 6.5 overall and a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-band of the IELTS or equivalent test. Some programs have higher English proficiency requirements. See each program page for more information.
  • Other equivalent tests such as the TOEFL or PTE are also accepted and other qualifications and experience may also be considered.
  • Study Abroad and Incoming Exchange students are only required to meet a program’s overall score requirement (e.g. 6.5 IELTS or 87 TOEFL or 64 PTE).

Malaysia Scholarship

How to Apply:  The mode of application is online. Submit an application form with the following documents through a registered UQ International Education Representative or directly to The University of Queensland International Admissions:

  • University academic transcripts
  • Senior high school academic transcripts
  • Motivation letter
  • 2 reference letters
  • Resume/CV
  • Current IELTS or TOEFL certificate

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 6, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Platinum Asset Management Scholarships, 2017

icon Bachelors

icon Commerce and Financial Planning

Open to Australian nationals

icon  Deakin University

icon 11 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, up to $12,500

More about this scholarship

  • Platinum Asset Management Scholarships, 2017 is open to an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa.
  • He/She must be a current student enrolled at Deakin University.
  • The applicants of Platinum Asset Management Scholarships, 2017 must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce and majoring in Financial Planning in Trimester 2 2017.
  • The candidate must be enrolled full time in a Commonwealth Supported Place.
  • Must have a minimum Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65 from their first year of studies.
  • Applicants of Platinum Asset Management Scholarships, 2017 must submit a statement explaining how the scholarship will help with their career and studies.

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Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017

icon Other

icon Advocacy

Open to nationals of Sudan

icon  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, .

iconUNDP in Sudan

More about this scholarship

United Nations Development Program is conducting Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 to promote and provide support for the Sustainable Development Goals and the UNDP Country Office achievements.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 must be nationals of Sudan.
  • Applicants must be youth who are aged between 18-30 years.
  • Applicants must be university graduates within the last 5 years.
  • Candidates applying for Global Goals Advocacy Program, 2017 must be very interested in development issues in Sudan.
  • Applicants communicational and interpersonal skills are required.


U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program for Malaysia, 2017

icon Other

icon American Studies, performing arts, entrepreneurship, empowering women and youths, strengthening democracy, interfaith forums and combating extremism.

Open to Malaysian institutions, organizations and individuals

icon  U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Nigeria

icon 31 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, .

iconMalaysian institutions, organizations

More about this scholarship

U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program for Malaysia, 2017 is open to institutions, organizations, and individuals of Malaysia. The program provides assistance to organize cultural programs and activities for Malaysians.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Project proposals can be submitted for a maximum duration of one year.
  • Non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations can apply for U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program for Malaysia, 2017.
  • Third-country organizations and individuals are ineligible to apply.
  • Proposals may include expenses or salaries only when they are directly linked to the corresponding grant program.
  • U.S. Embassy Small Grants Program for Malaysia, 2017 can be used for seminars and workshops, publication of materials but the proposals should explain the means of distribution, audience, content, timeframe, and justification of benefits and outcomes.


TC Beirne School Of Law Scholarship

icon Masters

icon Law, International Law

Open to all except Australian and New Zealand citizens

icon  University of Queensland (UQ)

icon 26 Feb 2016

icon Partial Funding, Help with living expenses

More about this scholarship

The TC Beirne School of Law has a proud tradition of providing undergraduate and postgraduate legal education of the highest quality. As part of this commitment, the School is offering students the opportunity to apply for the TC Beirne School of Law Scholarship. This Scholarship will provide assistance to overseas students enrolled or enrolling full-time in the Master of Laws (LLM) or Master of International Law (MICLaw) programs.

What it covers?

The Scholarship will take the form of monetary assistance to help with living expenses for 12 months and will be paid in two instalments – one during Semester 1 and one during Semester 2. Applicants should note that they will be responsible for the payment of all tuition fees associated with their program.


Any offer of a scholarship is made subject to approval of the candidate’s enrolment in the Master of Laws program or Master of International Commercial Law program at The University of Queensland, i.e., Scholarship applicants MUST have completed an ‘International Student Application for Graduate Coursework Studies’ and have received an unconditional offer from The University of Queensland before applying for a Scholarship.A copy of the offer letter should be attached to the scholarship application.

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UTS Engineering (Management) Masters Scholarship, 2017

UTS Engineering (Management) Masters Scholarship, 2017

icon Masters

icon Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering Management

Open to all nationals except Australians

icon  University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

icon 12 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, up to $5,000

More about this scholarship

UTS Engineering (Management) Masters Scholarship, 2017 is being offered by the University of Sydney to high achieving international students enrolling into the Engineering program of the UTS.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of UTS Engineering (Management) Masters Scholarship, 2017 must be international students who are not currently residing in Australia.
  • Applicants are required to meet the admission criteria of the eligible programs (Master of Engineering Management or Master of Environmental Engineering Management).
  • Students must have completed their undergraduate degree with a Highest Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of at least 75 or equivalent without any fails.
  • Students must be commencing their study in the semester following the selected candidates are announced.
  • Applicants of double degree programs can apply for the first degree of the two courses.
  • Candidates applying for UTS Engineering (Management) Masters Scholarship, 2017 must not be currently sponsored or must not have obtained a UTS scholarship previously (except UTS International Academic Excellence Award).
  • Candidates should not be enrolled in an offshore program.

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